Samsung Chromebook Available Monday, Costs Only $249

CheeseMan42 - October 18, 2012 04:02PM in Mobile

A new Chromebook from Samsung will be available on Monday, and it will be a great deal for people who are looking for a cheap and effective laptop. The $249 Chromebook will be powered by an ARM Exynos 5 Dual processor, featuring the new Cortex-A15 architecture. The ARM processor will help to keep the laptop cool and power efficient, and it won't even require a cooling fan. An 11.6" screen features a resolution of 1366x768 and can play 1080p videos at 30 FPS. It includes 16GB of storage with an SD Card slot for expansion, 2GB of RAM, and Wi-Fi. Google will also offer 100GB of Google Drive storage for early adopters of the Chromebook line.