Any laptop or tablet that runs on Linux-based Chrome OS is known as Chromebook. These devices using the Google Chrome browser to perform various task. Unlike normal laptops, most applications and data reside in the cloud and not the device itself. Meet our 10 best Chrome OS Laptops of 2019. This list of best Chromebook 2019 will guide you which Chromebook to buy. The Chrome OS is an open-source operating system, so different companies are free to use it on their brand.
Lenovo Chromebook C330
The Lenovo Chromebook C330 is our overall best Chrome OS laptop so far. It features an 11.6-inch display size, 10 hours battery life, 4GB RAM and 64GB storage. The device is also affordable at $250. According to Lenovo, the device will get regular updates and security patches for years to come. The device is available for around $250.
HP Chromebook X2
HP Chromebook is arguably the best tablet running on the Chrome OS. It has a vibrant 12.3-inch display with 3:3 aspect ratio and 2K touchscreen. Other notable features include a powerful m3 processor, 4GB RAM, 32GB storage and battery life of up to 12 hours. This tablet is ideal for multitasking purposes and is the first Chrome detachable. It costs about $478.
ASUS Chromebook Flip C434
This Chromebook is ideal for professionals, it excels in multitasking and features a backlit keyboard that’s easy to type on at night. Display size is 14-inch and has a 1080p resolution. It comes with an 8GB RAM, which can handle over 70-tab sessions. You can buy the Chromebook at around $545.
ASUS Chromebook Flip C302CA-DHM4
Next on the best Chromebook 2019 is the Asus Chromebook Flip C302CA-DHM4. This Chromebook comes with a premium package and is quite affordable at $470. It features a 12.5-inch Gorilla Glass touchscreen with 1080p resolution. It runs on Intel-Core m3 processor with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage. With this Chromebook, you’re guaranteed up to 10 hours of battery life.
ASUS Chromebook Flip C214
Asus is really invested in the Chromebook business and have another decent one making the list. The Flip C214 features a durable 11.6-inch touchscreen with Mil-STD-810G rating, spill-resistant keyboard and EMR Stylus used for drawing. It comes with a 4GB RAM and 32GB storage and also offers up to 12 hours of battery life. This Chromebook is ideal for students and costs around $350.
Lenovo Chromebook C340
For all you big-screen lovers, this is the best option. The Lenovo Chromebook C340 features a 15.6-inch touchscreen with a resolution of 1080 pixels, full keyboard with Numpad. It comes with a microSD slot to support its 64GB storage. It cost around $500.
Dell Chromebook 3100 2-in-1
When it comes to a Chromebook with durability, the Dell Chromebook 3100 is the best option. This durable devices costs just $370. It features an 11.6-inch Gorilla Glass touchscreen with a spill-resistant keyboard. This Chromebook has two USB ports (USB-C and USB-A), one on each side. You can get up to 13 hours of battery life from this beast.
Google Pixelbook Go
Hard to make a list of best Chromebook 2019 and not include a Google product. The Google Pixelbook Go is the company’s newest device and comes with a premium magnesium body. It features a 13.3-inch touchscreen with 16:9 aspect ratio, intel i7 processor and 12 hours battery life. Unlike most Chromebooks, the Pixelbook Go has varieties when it comes to memory. Its RAM options range from 8-16GB while storage options range from 64-256GB. The Pixelbook Go costs about $650.
Samsung Chromebook Plus V2
The Samsung Chromebook Plus V2 features a sleek stylus pen, which stores in the Chromebook. We all know how the Samsung stylus-pen is such fun to use. LTE models are available for this Chromebook. Its display measures 12.3-inch. The device has three (3) USB ports. Sadly, it only guarantees 9 hours of battery life. The Chromebook costs $392.
Acer Chromebook 514
Lastly, we have the Acer Chromebook 514. This Chromebook is suitable for travel and regular office work. It comes with a 14-inch IPS touchscreen. Note that some models don’t feature a touchscreen display, so be on the luck out for that. Make sure you buy the touchscreen model which costs around $350.
Due to the nature of Chromebook with Google controlling the software, all Chromebooks acts the same. So it basically boils down to the price and what you want to with it. One thing is certain though, there is a Chromebook out there for everyone.