Tag Archive: Pixelbook


This is what Fuchsia OS looks like on the Pixelbook

Fuchsia OS technically runs on the Pixelbook, but there’s still a lot that’s broken.

At the very beginning of the year, it was discovered that Google had added the Pixelbook as an official test device for its mysterious Fuchsia OS. Just about a couple weeks later, the team at Ars Technica managed to get Fuchsia running on the machine with some (expectedly) mixed results.

Unlike an early version of Fuchsia that came out in May of 2017,  [Read More…]

Google is giving away a free pen loop to Pixelbook owners

It’s a pretty simple solution, but it’s better than nothing.

In addition to the Pixelbook itself, Google also released the Pixelbook Pen alongside it. The Pixelbook Pen is a $ 100 stylus that allows you to doodle on the Pixelbook and easily call upon the Google Assistant, and while its price might be tough to swallow, it’s a really fun accessory if you’ve got the cash to cover it.

However, as great as the Pixelbook Pen is,  [Read More…]

Deal: Buy a Pixelbook, get the Pen for free ($99 value)

Available now through February 1.

Thanks to its stunning design, fast performance, and so much more, the Pixelbook is easily the best Chromebook on the market. It’s not necessarily cheap, but if you’ve got at $ 1000 to spend, it’s awfully hard to be disappointed with the machine.

Towards the end of 2017, Google was running a promotion where you could get $ 100 off the retail price of the Pixelbook and a free Google Home. That  [Read More…]

Deal: Early Pixelbook owners can get a $100 credit from certain retailers

If you were one of the first customers to buy a Google Pixelbook, you can get $ 100 back and a free Google Home.

The suggested retail price for Google’s base model Pixelbook is $ 999, but after a little more than a month on the shelves the convertible saw a holiday discount to $ 899 and a free Google Home from certain retailers. Early adopters who bought the device in the first few weeks may be in luck,  [Read More…]

Google Pixelbook variant with Intel Core i7, 16GB of RAM finally goes on sale

Introduced during the Pixel 2 event back in October, the Pixelbook is Google’s latest high-end Chromebook. So far customers interested in this premium laptop could purchase only the variant with Intel Core i5 processor, 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. But starting this week, interest parties can place an order for the more advanced […]

Pixelbook with Core i7 and 16GB RAM now on sale at Google Store

The most powerful Chromebook ever can be yours for $ 1549.

When Google announced the Pixelbook at its October hardware event, it said the device would be available in three configurations. Two of those have been available since the announcement, but they both feature Intel’s Core i5 CPU, 8GB RAM, and a 128 or 256GB SDD. If you’ve been eyeing the Pixelbook but want more power than what’s been available, now’s the time to buy.

Now on  [Read More…]

Deal: Pixelbook is $100 off and comes with free Google Home

Available at B&H, Best Buy, and the Google Store.

The Google Pixelbook isn’t the laptop for everyone, but if you’re an avid Chrome user and are a fan of impressive hardware, it’s pretty tough to beat. One of the biggest things going against the Pixelbook is its high price, but at select retailers, you can score the laptop for $ 100 off, and get a free Google Home.

That $ 100 discount is applied to both available  [Read More…]

Google Pixelbook hands-on: Who wants this?

At $ 999, the Pixelbook made prove a difficult sell, but it’s one of the nicest pieces of hardware Google has ever made.

Does anyone want a $ 1000 Chromebook? We asked the question in 2013, and then again two years later, in 2015. Both of those laptops were exactly that — bulky, heavy notebooks that, while powerful, felt like overkill for the capabilities of Chrome OS.

Today, we have the spiritual successor to those laptops, the  [Read More…]

Google intros its thinnest, lightest laptop yet in Pixelbook

Google today revealed a number of new devices and gadgets at an event in San Francisco. Among the bigger products is its latest Chrome OS laptop, the Pixelbook. As the thinnest (10.3mm), lightest laptop (2.4 lbs) to come from Google, the Pixelbook starts at $ 999 and offers up a 4-in-1 form factor. Having combined the best […]

Google Pixelbook convertible laptop announced

A continuation of the Chromebook Pixel program, with a twist.

One piece of Google’s October 4 hardware event that didn’t leak much is the Google Pixelbook, which was announced ahead of the Pixel 2 and 2 XL. The new Pixelbook marks a continuation of Google’s original two Chromebook Pixel laptops, now with a little change in the branding to better reflect where the product stands alongside the Pixel phones.

Unlike early rumors had suggested, the Pixelbook is  [Read More…]