Chromebook Pixel is Google’s latest laptop with touchscreen and has officially launched. Its specifications are great but the device is overpriced. You might consider buying it or Microsoft Surface Pro.
Here is hardware specs comparison on Chromebook Pixel vs Microsoft Surface Pro Windows 8 tablet.
|Device Name||Microsoft Surface Pro||Google Chromebook Pixel|
|Price||Starting at $899||$1,299 for Wi-Fi only version,the Wi-Fi + LTE version retail at around $1,449.|
|Display Resolution||1920 x 1080 208 ppi||2560 x 1700 239 ppi|
|Display||10.6 inch ClearType HD||12.85″ display with a 3:2 aspect ratio178° extra-wide viewing angle|
|Memory RAM||4 GB Dual Channel||4GB DDR3 1600Mhz|
|CPU processor||3rd Gen Intel Core i5||Intel Core i5-3427U (Dual Core 1.8GHz)|
|Storage||64GB or 128GB SSD||32GB SSD and the LTE model has 64GBLess storage|
|Ports||Full-size USB 3.0, microSDXC card slot, Headset jack, Mini DisplayPort, Cover port||2 x USB 2.0, mini display port, SD/MMC card reader|
|Cameras||Two 720p HD LifeCams, front- and rear-facing with TruColor||Integrated 720p HD camera|
|Weight||907 g (lighter)||1.52 kg|
|OS||Windows 8 Pro||Chrome OS (The young operating system is unsuited for premium computers)|
|Battery Life||Last around five hours on a full charge||Up to 5 hours of active use|
|Other||Stereo speakers, stylus, touch or type keyboard cover||Stereo speakers,Clickable, etched-glass touchpad, Backlit Chrome keyboard.|