Trending

Filed under: Rumors | Notebooks and PCs

 

Google Chrome Laptop for Student Rental to be announced Today

Google is supposed to unveil a Chrome OS Laptop for $20/month targeted at students.

May 11 2011, 4:24am CDT | by

Google Chrome Laptop for Stundent Rental to be announced today
 
 
 

At the end of last year Google released a limited number of Chrome OS netbooks that you had to sign-up for to get for free. Today, according to Forbes, Google is launching another Google Chrome OS device at the Google I/O. The CR-48 Chrome OS netbook could be the basis for the new offering, but with more performance. The CR-48 had a 12.1" display, "oversized clickable touchpad", world-mode 3G, 802.11n dual-band WiFi, 8+ hours of use and 8+ days of stand-by.

Google is supposed to offer the Chrome OS Laptop for $20/month to students. The Chrome OS laptops need the cloud to be useful. All apps are delivered through a browser interface. An inexpensive laptop combined with free apps is ideal for students. If successful, Google could take a lot of laptop business in the Back To School Sales in the coming years.

You Might Also Like

Updates

Shopping Deals

 
 
 

<a href="/latest_stories/all/all/2" rel="author">Luigi Lugmayr</a>
Luigi Lugmayr (Google) is the founding chief Editor of I4U News and brings over 15 years experience in the technology field to the ever evolving and exciting world of gadgets. He started I4U News back in 2000 and evolved it into vibrant technology magazine.
Luigi can be contacted directly at ml@i4u.com.

 

 

Comments

blog comments powered by Disqus

Latest stories

Audi&#039;s latest hybrid concept
Audi's latest hybrid concept
The prototype is going to be on display at the Beijing Motor Show
 
 
Oppo N1 available on discount till April 25
Oppo N1 available on discount till April 25
The phone is now priced at $500 and can be taken from any Oppo Style webstore
 
 
Gwen Stefani joins the judges&#039; panel for &#039;The Voice&#039;
Gwen Stefani joins the judges' panel for 'The Voice'
The singer has replaced Christina Aguilera who announced her pregnancy and resigned from the show
 
 
Powdered Alcohol makes its way to the market
Now all you need for a drink is powder and some water
 
 
 

The Hottest Photos of Victoria's Secret Fashion Show 2013

 

Viral Stories the Web