ASUS Chromebook Detachable CZ1 (CZ1000) with 10.1-inch WUXGA touch screen, MediaTek Kompanio 500 SoC, military-grade durability announced

ASUS last week introduced the Chromebook Detachable CZ1 (CZ1000), the company’s latest Chromebook with a 10.1-inch FHD touch screen and full-size keyboard with 1.5 mm key travel that can be detached, as well as a stylus that is included and can be housed in the slot. The Chromebook has anti-collision rubber strips all around in line with MIL-STD-810H US military regulations and can withstand shocks and drops.

It has TÜV Rheinland Eye Care certification and is powered by the MediaTek Kompanio 500 SoC with 4GB of RAM and packs a 27Wh battery that offers up to 11 hours of battery life on a single charge.

ASUS Chromebook Detachable CZ1 (CZ1000)specifications

  • 10.1″ (1920 x 1200 pixels) glossy LCD touch screen with up to 400nits brightness 16:10 aspect ratio, 100% sRGB color gamut
  • Up to 2GHz MediaTek Kompanio 500 (8183) Octa-Core processor with Arm Mali-G72 MP3 GPU
  • 4GB LPDDR4X RAM, 64GB / 128GB (eMMC 5.1) storage, expandable memory card slot
  • Chrome OS
  • Soft Keyboard with 1.5mm Key-travel
  • 2MP front camera, 8MP rear camera
  • 1x 3.5mm Combo Audio Jack, Built-in speaker, Built-in microphone with Google Assistant voice-recognition support
  • Dimensions: 256.4 x 168.2 x 8.9~9mm; Weight: 500g
  • Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac), Bluetooth 4.2, 1x USB 2.0 Type-C
  • US MIL-STD 810H military-grade standard
  • 27Wh 2-cell Li-ion battery with up to 11 hours of battery life, 45W AC adapter

ASUS Chromebook Detachable CZ1 (CZ1000) comes in Black and is already on sale in Taiwan for NT$ 9,900 (US$ 353 / Rs. 26,300 approx.) for the 64GB storage version.

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