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 Chromebook Flip CM5 CM5500FDA-DS344T Specifications
- Model Series: Asus Chromebook Flip CM5 CM5500
- Processor: AMD Ryzen 3 3250C ( Dual core / 2.6Ghz – 3.5Ghz clockspeed / 4 threads )
- Graphics: Integrated AMD Radeon Graphics
- Memory: 4GB ram ( DDR4 on board )
- Storage: 64G eMMC
- Display: 15.6-inch FHD LCD screen (1920 x 1080 / IPS / Glossy / LED Backlit / 250nits / NTSC 45% / Touch and Stylus support )
- USB ports: 1x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A, 2x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C support display / power delivery
- Other ports: HDMI 1.4, micro sd card reader
- Keyboard type: Backlit Chiclet Keyboard
- Wireless: Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax) + Bluetooth 5.0
- Webcam: 720p HD camera
- Audio: Built-in array microphone, Built-in speaker, Harman/Kardon (Premium)
- Battery: 3-cell 57Whrs
- Power supply: 45W AC Adapter USB Type-C
- Weight: 1.95 kg
- Security: Titan C Security Chip
- In the box: Sleeve, Stylus
- Color: Mineral Gray
- US Price: $499.99 ( June 2021 )