Windows 10 is not the only platform Asus is working at; the company also has a Chromebook ready for launch.
According to Chrome Unboxed, Newegg accidentally listed the new Asus C302CA yesterday, revealing all the specs, some pictures and other details about Asus’s latest Chrome OS powered device.
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The listing is now taken offline, but it indicated that Asus C302CA has a 12.5″ touchscreen with FHD (1920×1280) resolution. Similar to Lenovo Yogabook, The screen can be flipped around the keyboard to use the Chromebook as a tablet.
The device runs off a 2.2 GHz Intel Core m3 processor, and it has a pretty unique port selection, at least. The Chromebook has two USB-C ports and a MicroSD slot for storage expansion. There will be no legacy USB 3.0 ports or full-size SD card reader either.
The unit listed by Newegg had 4 GB RAM and 64 GB of Flash internal storage for the cost of $499, but it is not yet clear if Asus will have other system configurations for the device.
Following are the full specifications of Asus C302CA:
- Intel’s Core m3-6Y30 Processor (4M Cache, up to 2.2 GHz)
- 12.5″ Full HD (1920×1080) Touch Display with the brightness of 300 nits
- 4GB LPDDR3 RAM
- 64GB EMMC Internal Storage
- 11.97″ x 8.27″ x 0.54″ dimensions
- 2.65 lbs. weight
- Bluetooth 4.2
- 2 x USB3.1-Type C
- 1 x Headphone-out & Audio-in Combo Jack
- Backlit Keyboard
- MicroSD Card Slot
The Newegg listing has been removed, but considering the CES is just a few weeks ahead, there are good chances that Asus will showcase the device officially soon.
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