HP’s latest x360 Chromebooks ship with universal stylus compatibility


-enabled styli have extra advantages than cross-compatibility. User preferences are saved within the styli themselves, so coloration decisions and ink kinds could be routinely carried over from one machine to a different. Multiple customers can write or draw on a tool concurrently, making -compatible tablets and computer systems ultimate for collaboration (or perhaps even multiplayer video games). Plus, says that companions can construct out further options.

As for the what is asserting, CNET stories that the brand new Chromebooks might be accessible this week in 12-inch and 14-inch fashions, priced at $359 and $379 respectively. While the value distinction is negligible, there are variations which will steer you in a single route or the opposite. The smaller mannequin has an Intel UHD Graphics 620 chip and 12 hours of battery life whereas the bigger one has an Intel UHD Graphics 600 chip and 10 hours of battery life. Both characteristic the identical Intel Celeron dual-core N4000 CPU, USB A and C ports and a magnetic dock. The $70 USI Pen will not be launching alongside the Chromebooks, although — it will not be out till November.

We’ll possible see extra USI-enabled units transport quickly. Major companions like Google and Intel are at the moment engaged on USI merchandise, however HP’s USI Pen is the one important one slated to hit cabinets. A single-stylus answer actually sounds much more interesting than carrying round one per machine, so hopefully extra merchandise might be launched quickly.