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What a beautiful machine.
post #12 of 16

Very sleek and nice, but its pricepoint is a big factor to consider, as this one is trying to compete against Ultrabooks.

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Originally Posted by funfortehfun View Post

Very sleek and nice, but its pricepoint is a big factor to consider, as this one is trying to compete against Ultrabooks.

The price is a joke for Chrome OS. Google should just stick to their budget 300$ chromebooks, because Chrome OS doesn't warrant more than that in terms of price.
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I personally see this as a first attempt tp make a "premium" product with elegant design and nice specs aimed against Apple, even in its price tag. The problem I see at this approach is that the Chrome OS is not nearly as useful or feature filled as the Mac OS, so it fails in delivering a superior product.

Isn't like the only software you can install is Chrome-Google based?
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Isn't like the only software you can install is Chrome-Google based?

Yes, it's very limited. There's only a 32gb and a 64gb model too......for that much money I'd expect some 256gb SSDs

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Putting Chrome OS on hardware of that quality is sort of like buying a Ferrari and insisting on running off-brand 87 octane gasoline in it.

Unless you put a real OS on there, it's not much more than a $1,500 paperweight.

Very good analogy
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Honestly, the 13" retina Macbook Pro has horrible value, but the Chromebook pixel manages to make it look like a bargain.
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