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Asus C213N Chromebook - a new touch/flip device.

Yesterday I received a new touch/flip Chromebook, the Asus C213N. This is a device that I first saw at BETT 2017 and its just getting to the point of release. The example I have is a pre-release sample and there is still a little work to do ChromeOS wise - but it's looking good.



Specifications Intel N3350 dual core processor. A fair step up from the N3060/50 found on cheaper Chromebooks.
4Gb DDR3
32Gb SSD - some space for those Android apps.
Matt 11" touchscreen
Full 360 degree rotation
Two cameras - one one above the screen (the normal position) and one at the top of the keyboard to use in tablet mode.

2 USB C ports - for all those fun USB C devices and charging.
2 USB2 ports


SD card slot (micro)
Headphone jack
Power and volume control
1.25kg - about the same as an Acer R11
Aesthetics Its black (with a little grey) and plastic. However, it does have rubberised edges to absorb those student induced impacts. The screen hinge is very similar to the one seen in Acer R11 and seem…