ASUS Debuts C200 And C300 Chromebooks With Intel Bay Trail-M

Chromebooks are slowly gaining traction in the PC market, and ASUS is pushing the trend with a pair of new models, the 11.6-inch C200 and the 13.3-inch C300 (both 1366x768). Both are powered by Intel Bay Trail-M N28230 (2.42GHz) dual-core processors and boast up to 10 hours of battery life.

ASUS C200 Chromebook

The C200 weighs just 2.5lbs and measure 0.8 inches thick, while the C300 is 3.1lbs and 0.9 inches thick. They feature a large touchpad with multi-gesture support and hidden hinge for a more svelte look. ASUS designed the stereo speakers with extra large chambers for bigger sound output.

ASUS C300 Chromebook
ASUS C300 Chromebook

These chromebooks also feature a 720p HD front camera, 2GB of RAM, and 16GB of onboard storage as well as 802.11a/b/g/n/ac WiFi with BT 4.0. Ports incude one USB 2.0, one USB 3.0, HDMI, an SD card slot, and an audio jack.

ASUS will be shipping the C200 and C300 at the end of June with a starting price of $249.99.