Two flipping choices: Asus Chromebook CX5 for play, CX9 for work



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  • Asus introduced new Chromebook Flip fashions nowadays as a part of CES 2021.
  • The Chromebook Flip CX5 Chromebook is focused on scholars and younger folks for each play and work.
  • Meanwhile, the Chromebook Flip CX9 is focused on endeavor shoppers with top safety.

Asus simply introduced two new Chromebooks as a part of its CES 2021 livestream. The Asus Chromebook Flip CX5 and the Chromebook Flip CX9 are simply the most recent entries within the (*12*)well-liked Flip emblem of convertible Chromebooks from the corporate.

The new 15.6-inch Chromebook Flip CX9 has a matte white end that resembles ceramic on most sensible, however makes use of a matte black texture for its keyboard. Like others within the Flip sequence, the Flip CX5’s show will also be circled 360 levels so it could function a large touchscreen pill. It can be used with an non-compulsory USI stylus for drawing and note-taking.

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Asus says the brand new Chromebook may have Intel eleventh gen Core i7 processors, along side Intel’s Iris Xe graphics chips. It will give a boost to as much as 16GB of RAM and as much as 512GB of onboard garage. It may also give a boost to Wi-Fi 6 wi-fi {hardware} and can come with Harman/Kardon qualified audio {hardware}. Asus additionally promised the Chromebook will work neatly with cloud-based recreation streaming products and services, together with (*15*)Google Stadia. The onboard battery will have to energy the Chromebook for as much as 12 hours on a unmarried price.

At the instant, we don’t have a worth for the Asus Chromebook Flip CX5, however we all know it is going to be launched later within the first quarter of 2021.


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Meanwhile, the convertible Chromebook Flip CX9 is made for endeavor staff who call for top safety. It will incorporate Titan C safety for encrypted passwords and keys, and it is going to additionally obtain device updates each six weeks. The 14-inch Chromebook will weigh simply 2.2 kilos, might be simply 16mm thick. It may also come with Intel eleventh gen Core i7 processors and Intel’s Iris Xe graphics chips.

You too can be expecting Wi-Fi 6 {hardware} and Harman Kardon twin audio system within the CX9. There’s no worth level but, nevertheless it’s anticipated to release someday in the second one quarter of 2021.