ASUS and Google Announce Innovative New Chromebook Models and Chromebit

    ASUS and Google Announce Innovative New Chromebook Models and Chromebit
    ASUS and Google Announce Innovative New Chromebook Models and Chromebit

    KEY POINTS
    • ASUS Chromebook Flip C100 is the world’s first 10-inch convertible Chromebook with an ultra-thin, light and durable aluminum chassis
    • ASUS Chromebook C201 is one of the world’s most compact Chromebook with 13 hours of battery life
    • ASUS Chromebit is the first in a new category of Chrome OS devices — a full computing device in a USB flash drive form factor
    San Francisco, Calif. (March 31, 2015) - ASUS and Google today announced the ASUS Chromebook Flip C100, Chromebook C201 and ASUS Chromebit at the Google Chrome launch event in San Francisco. These products are the latest in a continued, successful partnership — combining exceptional ASUS hardware design with the fast, simple and secure Google Chrome OS experience.

    ASUS Chromebook Flip C100 is the world’s first 10-inch convertible Chromebook, which brings a new level of functionality and mobility to the Chromebook line. This ultra-thin and light Chromebook has a 10-point multi-touch display that can be rotated up to 360 degrees for easy use while placed flat on a table or carried like a tablet. Chrome OS gives the Chromebook Flip C100 a full Android tablet experience with the productivity of a notebook.

    The ASUS Chromebook C201 is a lightweight and highly-portable notebook with an 11.6-inch display. This easy-to-use Chromebook features Chrome OS and built-in virus protection, and gives users up to 13 hours of battery life for all-day use.

    A first in a new category of Chrome devices is the ASUS Chromebit, a full computing device the size and shape of a USB flash drive. Priced below $100, the ASUS Chromebit has wide appeal for consumers and digital signage applications.
    AVAILABILITY
    ASUS Chromebook Flip C100 and ASUS Chromebook C201 will be available Q2 2015 while the ASUS Chromebit ships later this year. Please contact your local ASUS representative for further information.
    PR Contacts:
    Tammy T. Lin
    Public Relations
    Tammy.T_Lin@asus.com
    Tuan Huynh
    Technical Marketing / PR
    Anhtuan_Huynh@asus.com
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    About ASUS
    ASUS is a worldwide top-three consumer notebook vendor and maker of the world’s best-selling, most award-winning motherboards. A leading enterprise in the new digital era, ASUS designs and manufactures products that perfectly meet the needs of today’s digital home and office, with a broad portfolio that includes motherboards, graphics cards, optical drives, displays, desktop and all-in-one PCs, notebooks, netbooks, servers, multimedia devices, wireless solutions, networking devices, tablets and smartphones. Driven by innovation and committed to quality, ASUS won 4,326 awards in 2014 and is widely credited with revolutionizing the PC industry with its Eee PC™. ASUS has more than 13,600 employees around the globe with a world-class R&D team of 4,500 engineers. Company revenue for 2014 was approximately US$14.5 billion.