ASUS India today announced the launch of new ASUS Chromebook— the 14-inch ASUS Chromebook CM14 (CM1402C2MA). It is powered by MediaTek Kompanio 520 processor and comes with up to a 15-houri battery life. It brings forth a gateway to the best of Google, including the rich library of Android and apps for work and leisure found on Google Play, and benefit from Wi-Fi 6 for fast, stable connectivity. With ChromeOS’ support for Linux backend runtime, you can also avail the benefits of being able to run Linux PC apps in a safe sand-box environment.
The latest ASUS Chromebook CM14 (CM1402C2MA) has a trendy look and feel in an attractive new colorway — Gravity Grey. The new Chromebook is extremely versatile, abd has a 180? lay-flat hinge that makes it easy to share visuals and ideas when working with friends, colleagues or clients. And it elevates flexibility to the max, with a 180-degree ‘lay-flat’ hinged display, enabling easy content sharing. Everyday hygiene is also high on the Chromebook CM14 agenda, with the keyboard, touchpad and palm rest areas all protected by ASUS Antimicrobial Guard. This factory-applied treatment is scientifically proven to inhibit bacterial growth by up to 99% over a 24-hour period, keeping Chromebook CM14 series cleaner and safer. Even the keyboard is resilient, with a spill-resistantiv design that can cope with up to 405 cc of water without harm.
ASUS Chromebook CM14 is equipped with lots of smart features. These include Face Auto Exposure, or Face AE. This newly integrated technology provides fresh, uplifting experiences when taking pictures or video conferencing with Chromebook CM14’s integrated webcam, tracking the user’s face and adjusting the light according to the brightness of the environment to ensure clearer, sharper images. For superior audio experiences, the ASUS CM14 features loud stereo speakers and dual-array microphones. Chromebook CM14 has an integrated physical shutter that simply slides over the webcam — empowering the user to shut off the outside world at any moment with a swift flick of their finger.
Moreover, it has an energy-efficient design which means the new Chromebook CM14 can be worked upon up to 15 hours on a single charge. For connectivity, it has integrated dual-band Wi-Fi 6 support to ensure stable signals and superfast speeds. This connectivity capability is boosted still further by exclusive ASUS technologies, including such as ASUS WiFi Master for ChromeOS, ensuring greater speed, stability, and range — helping users to stay connected anywhere, fast.
Even the touchpad has been engineered to improve the user experience for maximum productivity. Measuring 5.8 inches across the diagonal, fingertip control is smooth, responsive and expansive, allowing comfortable gesture inputs.
ASUS Chromebook CM14 has out-of-the-box access to Google Play, replete with its rich library of Android apps, games, music, movies, TV, books and more. The new models also offer uninterrupted automatic updates and benefit from built-in virus protection, seamlessly keeping themselves safe, secure and always up to date.
Each purchase of a Chromebook CM14 carries an offer to redeem a 12-month Google One subscription. The membership includes 100 GB of cloud storage to use across Google Drive, Gmail and Google Photos, plus many other benefits — all in one shareable family plan.
The latest ASUS Chromebook CM14 series models are solidly built and provide durability for travel. They also meet the next-level and industry-leading US military-grade MIL-STD 810H US military standard. Additionally, the devices undergo stringent in-house testing by ASUS — including panel-pressure, shock and drop tests — for ensuring maximal toughness.
The new ASUS Chromebook CM14 (CM1402C2MA) is now available in India on Amazon India at a price of INR 26,990.