HP Pavilion 11-1101us 11.6 Inch Chromebook. We already know if the Chromebook laptop is not designed for everyone, especially for people who did not familiar with Linux and Chrome operating system. But, most of this machine commonly has cheaper price than common Windows based laptop, so there are still many users that love it and want to buy this machine. Today, we have a good news for Chromebook users, especially if they preferred with HP laptop’s performance.
HP Pavilion 11-1101us Affordable Chromebook Design and Performance
First released on October 8, 2013, the Pavilion 11 Chromebook laptop get new family with HP Pavilion 11-1101us Chromebook. Like common Chromebook machine from other brand, this machine is designed for entry level user that did not want to spend much money and only need a decent laptop for light office tasks and online activities. The entire machine is made from high quality plastic with glossy “White” design, offers stylish and premium appearance. In term of size, the HP’s Chromebook has dimension in 7.6 x 11.7 x 0.7 inches with weighs around at 2.3 lbs. Its brings better portability and thinner profile than its competitor, such as the Acer C7 C720-2802 laptop which measures 8 x 11.3 x 0.75 inch and weighing around at 2.8lbs.
Yeah, like common Chromebook laptop, the Pavilion 11-1101us is not designed for hard work and multimedia, but for light office document tasks and multimedia tasks the Samsung Exynos 5 aka Exynos 5250 dual core processor still gives more than enough power and smooth performance. Inside, the 2GB of DDR3L SDRAM and preinstalled Google Chrome as the operating system provides seamless performance, even for handle video playing and rich internet browsing at the same time. Of course, the 16GB of onboard storage is not gives spacious of memory space, but as a Google Certified device, all user also can store their files into Google Cloud Drive.
HP Pavilion 11-1101us boasts 11.6 inch High Definition display and offers maximum internal resolution at 1366 x 768 pixels. Yeah, it’s not supported for streaming 1080p HD video but with LED backlit and IPS technology, the machine still can produces fairly crisp, natural color and up to 300 nits of brightness. Above the display, the front facing camera that located on the center of white bezel and integrated with microphone gives crisp and vivid color for face to face video communications and self portraits. There are also standard stereo speakers that can produces fairly crisp and loud audio in small room.
The white keyboard with island-style design and colorful blue strips on the reverse side is not made for man who have large fingers, but for woman or man who did not have large fingers, they keyboard still accurate and pleasant for typing, especially on the desk. Yeah, it lacks optical DVD burner drive but the Hewlett-Packard claims if this machine is compatible with external optical drive. Its mean you can connect it into external DVD drive via USB port if needed. Furthermore, the 11.6 inch Chromebook also equipped with few USB 2.0 port, 3.5mm audio jack, Bluetooth, WiFi 802.11a/b/g/n for wireless internet connection and 3-cell Lithium Polymer battery that claims will gives up to six hours of battery runtime on single charges.
Yeah, HP Pavilion 11-1101us 11.6 inch Chromebook is not designed for Windows users. It’s also lacks some important features and not compatible with all Windows multimedia and productivity applications. But, if you are familiar with Chrome OS and the price is your big concern, the 11-1101us Chromebook which has price tag around at $279 is still a great deals and worth for your money. So, what do you think? Are you interested to buy this Chromebook? Check also few reasons that make you should buy a Chromebook on here.