|Google Launches New HP Chromebook x360 11 G1 Education Edition|
In response to the strong momentum of Chromebooks worldwide and its success in Swedish schools, Google has announced the arrival of the new HP Chromebook x360 11 G1 Education Edition.
HP's new Chromebook is created with schools in mind. It got this rugged 360-degree rotating hinge with an optional stylus and USB-C charging. There's also a rear-facing camera designed specifically for the needs of schools.
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In 2016, Chromebooks were reportedly the top-selling device across laptops and tablets in Swedish schools. According to Google, as stated by Swedish educators, Chromebooks in Sweden are now a core part of the students' learning.
Data shows that 38 percent of device sales in Swedish classrooms are from Chromebooks. Worldwide, it is said that more than 20 million teachers and students are using the device as well as the Google Classroom. Moreover, more than 70 million are said to be using the G Suite for Education.
Google hasn't revealed a lot of details regarding the new HP Chromebook x360 11 G1 Education Edition, but it is expected to come with a dynamic ecosystem of content and applications.
The HP Chromebook x360 11 G1 Education Edition has no pricing yet, but it is expected to be released by mid-April.
Source: Google Blog