Chromebox and Samsung Series 5550c laptop
Samsung recently introduced mini PC powered by Chrome OS operationg system developed by Google. Dimensions of Samsung mini are 19 to 19 inches with a thickness of 3.3 cm. The weight of the device is 1.1 pounds. Chromebox could be connected to a monitor with a resolution up to 1920 by 1200 pixels. Samsung mini equipped by USB, DVI and DisplayPort as well as Bluetooth and Ethernet adaptors. Samsung Chromebox is going to be the first desktop PC running on Chrome OS.
Chrome OS previously was used with laptops only. Google Chrome browser is the “heart” of the operating system. Chrome OS was introduced in 2009. Since then Google is constantly updating Chrome OS. The latest updates were released in April 2012.
Samsung also announced a new 12.1-inch laptop Series 5550c running on Chrome OS. The weight of the device is about 3 pounds. Samsung Series 5550c could run on battery about six hours. Both Chromebox and the laptop have four gigabytes of RAM and use Intel Core CPU.
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