HP today announced a Chrome OS All-in-One desktop, an ARM-powered 2in1 and a new ‘Works with Chromebook’ certified USB-C Monitor. HP bills this desktop as the “world’s first Chromebase All-in-One with a rotating display,” the display can rotate a full 90 degrees from landscape to Portrait orientation perfect for scrolling through social media, and portrait-oriented media. HP’s Chromebase also enables a split-screen experience for viewing multiple pages simultaneously for enhanced productivity.
“We were excited to collaborate with HP and Google to help deliver this world’s first Chromebase AiO that delivers the evolving collaboration, entertainment, and learning experiences for today’s families.”Mandy Mock, Intel Vice President and General Manager of Desktop, Workstation and Channel Group at Intel Corporation.
The HP Chromebase AiO features Intel Core processors with up to 256 GB SSD storage and up to 16 GB DRAM memory. To power the communication experience, HPAudio by B&O, dual 5W speakers, and a 5 MP camera and the ability to easily turn off the camera and microphone with a ‘Privacy Camera Switch’ for added privacy.
The desktop comes with a wireless Bluetooth mouse and keyboard. The design of the compact conical base offers a small footprint for any desktop and the fabric-wrapped base is kid-friendly, can be easily tolerating a gentle wipe with a damp cloth.