Acer and Samsung Chrome OS-based Chromebook (Netbook) now on Pre-order at Amazon and Best Buy
The first Google Chrome OS based netbooks from Samsung and Acer are finally on pre-order at Amazon and Best Buy, there is only less than a week to release the first chromium based netbook in the market. Both netbooks were first unveiled at Google I/O event a few weeks ago.
The Samsung Series 5 chromebook powered with Intel Atom Dual-Core N570 processor features 12.1-inch 1280×800-resolution 300 nit display, HD Webcam with noise cancelling microphone, Fullsize Chrome keyboard, 4-in-1 memory card slot, 2 USB 2.0 ports, 8.5 hours of continuous usage on battery.
Acer’s Chromebook powered by dual core Intel Atom N570 CPU features 11.6-inch HD Widescreen CineCrystal LED-backlit LCD, HD Webcam with noise cancelling microphone, High-Definition Audio Support, 2 USB 2.0 ports, 4-in-1 memory card slot, and HDMI port.
The Samsung Series 5 Chromebook comes with WiFi-only and a 3G/WiFi model as well as two color options. The WiFi model will be priced at $429 while the 3G is priced at $499. The Acer Cromia Chromebook price is $380 for the WiFi-only version and $450 for the 3G version.