Asus has launched Chromebook Flip CM5 CM5500FDA-DS344T laptop in the US online. It has a launch price tag of $499.99. This Chromebook is now available to pre-order online from Amazon. Check here for the current pricing and availability.
ASUS CM5500FDA-DS344T is an entry-level Chromebook coming under the Chromebook Flip CM5 CM5500 series. This model is powered by AMD Ryzen 3 3250C dual-core processor. It has a base clock speed of 2.6Ghz and a max boost clock of 3.5Ghz. For graphics, it uses integrated AMD Radeon Graphics.3
It comes with 4GB of ram and has 64GB eMMC storage. The display on this model is a 15.6 inch Full HD screen with Touch and Stylus support. It has an IPS screen with a glossy panel. The max brightness supported is 250nits. Check out the full specs below.
Asus will also be launching more expensive models in this series with AMD Ryzen 5 3500C Quad-core Processor with more ram ( up to 16GB ) and more storage ( 256GB SSD ).
Asus has launched a new variant of Chromebook Flip C433 – C433TA-AS384T – in the US online. It has a launch price tag of $479.99. This model is now available to pre-order from Amazon US ( check herefor the current price and availability ).
ASUS Chromebook Flip C433TA-AS384T is a 2-in-1 convertible Chromebook powered by the 8th Gen Intel Core m3-8100Y Dual-core processor. This is an old chipset launched in 2018 which we also find on earlier launched Asus C433 Chromebook models. It has a base clock speed of 1.1Ghz and a max turbo boost clock of 3.4Ghz. For graphics, it uses integrated Intel HD Graphics 615 GPU.
The display on this model is a 14 inch Full HD screen with touch support. It has a glossy screen and has a max brightness of 250nits. This Chromebook comes with 8GB of ram and has 64G eMMC storage. Asus has powered this model with a 3-cell 48WHr battery.
Check out other ASUS Chromebook Flip C433 models and their current prices on Amazon US here.
Lenovo has launched ThinkPad C13 Yoga Gen 1 Chromebook variants in the US. There are different models available with the price varying from model to model depending on the specs onboard. All of these models currently listed by Lenovo are powered by the AMD Ryzen Processors. All these models use Integrated AMD Radeon Graphics. These models will be available to pre-order soon online on Amazon US.
Lenovo ThinkPad C13 Yoga Gen 1 Chromebook US Variants can be bought with AMD Ryzen 7 3700C, Ryzen 5 3500C, Ryzen 3 3250C or Athlon Gold 3150C processors. The high-end models have AMD Ryzen 7 3700C quad-core processors while the mid-range models have Ryzen 5 3500C quad-core processors. The entry-level models have Ryzen 3 3250C Dual-core or Athlon Gold 3150C Dual-core processor. These chipsets are specially made for Google ChromeOS – notice the C at the end.
The high end models have 16GB of ram while the cheaper models come with 8GB or 4GB of ram. The cheapest Lenovo ThinkPad C13 Yoga Gen 1 Chromebooks powered by the AMD Athlon Gold 3150C processor uses 32GB / 64GB eMMC 5.1 storage while rest of the models use SSD drives up to 256GB.
All models except one, feature 13.3 inch, Full HD IPS Touchscreen with anti-glare coating and supports 300nits max brightness. The top end model ThinkPad C13 Yoga Gen 1 20UX000PUS has a 13.3 inch UHD OLED Touchscreen with 400nits max brightness. It has AR (anti-reflection) and AS (anti-smudge) coatings.
Almost all models ship with Google ChromeOS and come with a Lenovo USI Pen ( garaged ). Intel AX200 11ax WiFi 6, 2×2 + BT5.0 is available on all variants. Lenovo has equipped these models with 720p HD Camera with Privacy Shutter + World Facing 5.0MP. Check out the full specs below.