Google: Asus Chromebit coming to India in January 2016 at Rs 7,999

During the Google For India event, company CEO Sundar Pichai stated that the upcoming Asus Chromebit will be launched in India in January, with a price tag of Rs 7,999 respectively. In terms of specifications, the device is powered by Rockchip's RK3288 quad-core processor which is paired with 2GB RAM and comes equipped with 16GB internal storage.

Google describes the device as being smaller than a candy bar, which transforms into a full computer. By simply plugging this device into any display, you can turn it into a computer. It’s the perfect upgrade for an existing desktop and will be really useful for schools and businesses. So whether you’re looking for a smaller Chrome device that packs a big punch or a laptop that can do back bends, there’s a Chromebook for you…and for everyone else, too.”

In other features, the Chromebit includes an HDMI port which can be used to connect the device to an external display along with a USB port which can be used to power and connect peripherals like a keyboard or a mouse, added the report. It also supports Bluetooth 4.0, a Smart Ready controller and an ARM Mali 760 quad-core GPU. It will be available in either silver, blue or orange variants.

Published Date: Dec 17, 2015 09:26 AM | Updated Date: Dec 17, 2015 09:26 AM