Google Chromebook Pixel with 2560 x 1700 Touchscreen

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  1. Hilbert Hagedoorn

    Hilbert Hagedoorn Don Vito Corleone Staff Member

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    In a video embedded after the break you'll notice a showcase for the new Chrome OS-powered notebook from Google and it islooking beefy in terms of specs. For starters, that display is an impressive ...

    Google Chromebook Pixel with 2560 x 1700 Touchscreen
     
  2. Chillin

    Chillin Ancient Guru

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    Even netbooks these days are coming with insane resolutions... And yet most laptops are stuck with the disease known as 1366X768.
     
  3. sykozis

    sykozis Ancient Guru

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    Resolution doesn't make much difference if all you're doing is browsing the web.... Exactly what can be done on ChromeOS that justifies the extreme resolution?
     
  4. Denial

    Denial Ancient Guru

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    The same thing you do on a tablet? I only use my Nexus 10 for like news and reading stuff, images and text look crisp as hell. I want that on everything and I want content to match it.
     

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    scoter man1 Ancient Guru

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    I'd pick it up. I'm a little timid just because I don't know a whole lot about chrome OS though.
     
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    Very impressive resolution. Battery life? Touch optimization of the OS?
     
  7. sykozis

    sykozis Ancient Guru

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    Unless Google has changed it....ChromeOS is a Google modified version of Linux that relies on cloud computing to work....so, no internet = no computer.
     

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