HP Chromebook x360a 14a gets AMD power for a change


Chromebooks are still among the most affordable laptops to buy and HP has now added another option to its portfolio. The updated HP Chromebook x360 14a has been launched in India at a price of ₹32,999, although Amazon is selling it at a price of ₹31,490. Unlike Windows laptops, the Chromebook x360 14a runs on Google’s ChromeOS platform.

The HP Chromebook x360 14a comes in tree colours in India — Ceramic White, Forest Teal, and Mineral Silver. One of the major highlights on this HP laptop is its reliance on AMD processor instead of an Intel processor from the older models. 

HP Chromebook x360 14a features

 HP says that the Chromebook x360 14a has been designed for students, keeping in mind a very portable form factor. The laptop weighs 1.4 kilos and brings HP’s trademark x360 hinge system that allows it to be used like a convertible laptop.

The laptop features a 14-inch touchscreen display with a peak brightness of 250 nits and 45 percent NTSC colours. The laptop uses an AMD 3015Ce processor that also brings along an integrated AMD radeon graphics. There’s 4GB of RAM onboard and users have 64GB of eMMC storage to play with. However, there’s a microSD card slot expansions that lets you expand the storage by an additional 256GB capacity.

With its 47Whr battery, HP claims a total stamina of 12.5 hours on a single charge and you get a 45W charger in the box. The laptops charges vi a USB-C port. Connectivity options include two USB Type-C ports, one USB-A port, and a 3.5m headphone jack. There’s Wi-Fi ac and Bluetooth 5.0 for wireless connectivity. Th

The HP Chromebook x360 14a also features a 720p webcam. As part of the launch offers, HP is giving users free 100GB cloud storage up to a period of 1 year.

The HP Chromebook x360a 14a joins the three other models in the Chromebook lineup for India. The base Chromebook 11a starts at ₹24,999 with a 11-inch touchscreen LCD display while the Chromebook 14a with a 14-inch touchscreen display costs ₹28,999. The top-of-the-line Chromebook x360 14 starts at ₹32,999 with a 14-inch touchscreen display.