A big name Dell, announced on Tuesday January 24 2017, focused on education segment. They unveiled new low cost Chromebook and Window laptops for students.
Dell launched ‘Dell Chromebook’ and ‘Latitude’ laptops including the new convertible from factor Google was touting. These are
- Latitude 11
- Latitude 11 Convertible
- Chromebook 11
- Dell Chromebook 11 Convertible
- Latitude 13
- Chromebook 13
All the newly launched laptops from reputed brand Dell, will be available on company’s official website for purchase from February 7 in United State.
Works with which platform?
Each device form Dell which is expecting to launch at February 7,2017 is compatible to work with both platform windows as well as Chrome operating system. You will have choice to chose either windows or Chromebook OS as company confirmed in its release.
Special Notable Points
“The two 11-inch 2-in-1 convertible laptops are new additions to Dell’s education product lineup and adjust to the needs of the lesson of the day by offering 360-degree flexibility with clamshell, tablet and tent modes,” the company said.
Dell Chromebook 11 Convertible and Latitude 11 Convertible, both will have Dell’s Productivity Active Pen like special feature. You can found shock protection by design element like rubberized shock protection and sealed keyboards to handle spills.
Coming to processor, the Latitude 11 Convertible will be packed with seventh generation Intel Celeron and Pentium processor while Dell Chrome 11 Convertible, which packed with HD Touch display along with sixth generation Intel Celeron processor.
According to Dell, “While in tablet mode, the Windows-version has a “world-facing” camera available for creating videos on the go and opening up creative possibilities”.
Next, Latitude 11 and Dell Chromebook both have 11 inch display, feature 180-degree lay-flat hinge that allows flexibility in viewing angles. Same like convertibles, Latitude 11 is designed with seventh generation Intel Celeron and Pentium Processor and Chromebook 11, which comes with sixth generation Intel Celeron Processor with HDF display.
“They feature an ergonomically designed keyboard for natural, comfortable student use and all-day battery life2,” the company said.
At last coming to Dell Chrome 13 and Latitude 13, both are 13 inch display laptops, come with improved battery performance as company claimed. You can note, the Latitude 13 is packed with seventh generation Intel Celeron and Pentium processor, up to i5 processor. The Chrome 13, packed with sixth generation Intel Celeron or Core i3 processors.
Dell Chromebook and Latitude Prices
The Latitude 11 convertible will be priced starting $579, while the Dell Chromebook Convertible will start at $349. Price for Latitude 11 will be $349 and Chromebook 11 will start at $219.
You can get Latitude 13 pricing start at $519 while Dell Chromebook 13 will start at $299.
- Latitude 11 -$349
- Latitude 11 Convertible- $579
- Chromebook 11 – $219
- Chromebook 11 Convertible-$349
- Latitude 13 – $519
- Dell Chromebook 13 – $299
Source – NDTV
All laptops come into low budget segment, which designed well for classroom that can explore smart way to learn by student. No doubt, it will cover market in short span of time. As Dell is reputed brand so there should be doubt regarding its design. Intel processor is used with, that always making sense of smoothness in laptops. It will a good choice and highly recommendable to go for it, otherwise buys’ choice is last choice.