HP today announced the availability of its new Chromebook in India, designed to help students stay connected, motivated and creative – at home, in the classroom, and in blended learning environments. Powered by the MediaTek MT8183 Octa-core processor, the new HP Chromebook 11a notebook brings the flexibility of digital learning into the hands of students so they can participate in interactive, personalized learning wherever they are.
The PC has never been more essential in education especially with blended learning becoming the norm after the pandemic. HP is delivering technology solutions aimed at fostering connectivity and collaboration, allowing teachers to discover innovative ways of engaging their students and them enjoying a more meaningful and comprehensive learning experience.
The versatile form factor of the convertible Chromebook along with an 11.6 inch HD Touch display makes it an ideal choice for students especially early learners, i.e. in class 2 – 7. It is available in a vibrant Indigo Blue with a matching keyboard deck and weighing just 1 kg, the new Chromebook is a PC, students will be proud to carry it everywhere.
The powerful MediaTek MT8183 Octa-core processor will ensure high performance and an outstanding battery life, even while running multiple applications like web browsing, email, word processing and even accelerated AI-enhanced applications.
“The education landscape has changed with the pandemic, and hybrid learning is now the future. It is important that digital learning is made accessible to every student, and high-performance notebooks are crucial to offer a holistic learning experience. At HP we believe in building a dynamic, engaging, and inclusive ecosystem of learning. We want to prepare the next generation for the future and set them on a new course for lifelong learning, and the new Chromebook 11a is a step in that direction.” said Ketan Patel, MD, HP India Market.
Mr. Vickram Bedi, Senior Director, Personal Systems, HP India Market said “With the rapidly evolving education landscape in the country, it is imperative that we arm students and educators with the right tools and technology for remote and hybrid learning environments. We are thrilled to introduce the HP Chromebook 11a, which is an ideal mix of power and mobility provided by the MediaTek MT8183 Octa-core processor that will elevate their learning experience and improve productivity in a whole new manner”.
“HP’s new Chromebook powered by the MediaTek MT8183 octa-core processor ushers in a new era of computing and digital learning. At MediaTek, we design great technology for everyone, and our chipsets enable an incredible experience for Chromebook users with access to a rich app ecosystem along with power efficiency, high fidelity resolution, and maximum performance”, said PC Tseng, General Manager of Intelligent Multimedia Business Unit, MediaTek. “HP and MediaTek are global leaders, and our latest collaboration will power a new and futuristic Chromebook experience. We hope to further build on our strong relationship and keep innovating to bring more such revolutionary products for our consumers.”
The HP Chromebook 11a comes with Google One that provides 100GB of cloud storage, access to Google experts for a year, and other exclusive member benefits. One of the most popular voice assistants, Google Assistant, is also available on HP Chromebooks, along with access to more than three million apps in the Google Play Store.