ASUS has announced the Chromebook Education series which includes the Chromebook C204, the ASUS Chromebook C403, the ASUS Chromebook Flip C214 convertible, and the ASUS Chromebook Tablet CT100. The new series features durability, spill- and tamper-resistant keyboards and all-around rubber bumpers.
The ASUS Chromebook C204, ASUS Chromebook Flip C214, ASUS Chromebook C403, and ASUS Chromebook Tablet CT100 boast similar specs. The C204 is the successor to the ASUS Chromebook C202. It sports an 11.6-inch display specially designed for students. The Chromebook Flip C214 comes with a touchscreen display, stylus support, and a 360-degree hinge, it bridges the gap between laptop and tablet and allows for laptop learning.
The ASUS Chromebook Tablet CT100 is the first Chromebook tablet from Asus. It sports a 9.7-inch QXGA display is covered in a strong tempered glass to help it stay protected against scratches and gouges. The stylus slides into a little garage in the tablet’s frame for safekeeping. It is powered by the Hexa-core OP1 processor, 4GB RAM, and 32GB storage. The Chromebook Tablet CT100 has a 35Wh lithium-polymer battery and packs USB Type-C port.
The ASUS Chromebook C204 sports an 11.6-inch HD display with anti-glare coating. It is powered by the Intel dual-core Celeron processor coupled with 4GB of RAM and 32GB of onboard storage. It comes with USB Type-A port and a 50Wh battery. The Asus Chromebook Flip C214 has the same rugged exterior, spill-proof keyboard, and dark grey color scheme. It comes with N4000 and optional N4100 Celeron processor, 4GB of RAM, and 32GB of storage. It sports an 11.6-inch display with an anti-glare coating.
The ASUS Chromebook C403 utilizes the same ruggedized design as the C204 but places it in a larger form factor. It sports a 14-inch HD display. It is powered by upto dual-core CPU, packs 4GB of RAM and 32GB of onboard storage. The ASUS Chromebook C403 keyboard features 2mm of travel to ensure long study sessions. The ASUS Chromebook Tablet CT100, ASUS Chromebook C204, ASUS Chromebook Flip C214, and ASUS Chromebook C403 will be available in the coming months, and the company said it would announce the pricing and availability closer to the launch.