Asus expands its laptop offering with its latest ultra-thin, ultra-light laptops in its ASUS Chromebook series called – 14-inch ASUS Chromebook C423, the 15.6-inch ASUS Chromebook C523 and the 11.6-inch ASUS Chromebook C223.
The Asus Chromebook C223 has a small 11.6-inch laptop and is compact and is lightweight at just 2.2lbs. It has a footprint that is smaller than a sheet of A4 paper. It comes in Space grey and Red colors.
The Asus Chromebook C423 and C523 packs in 14-inch and 15.6-inch ASUS Nano Edge anti-glare displays with up to 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution. They come with ultra-narrow side bezels and comes with optional touch screen. These come with astonishing 80% screen-to-body-radio.
Both of these models 180-degree lay-flat hinge for easy sharing of screen. The hinge is subjected to a grueling 20000 cycle open and close to ensure long term reliability. All three models are powered by 38WH battery which offers about 10 hours of usage.
ASUS Chromebook C223, C423, C523 Specifications
- Dimensions / Weight:
- C223: 286 x 199 x 17.25 mm / Weight: 0.99Kg
- C423: 322.6 x 228 x 16.1 mm / Weight: Non-touch with battery : 1.2Kg and Touch with battery: 1.34Kg
- C523: Non-Touch: 357.5 x 248.5 x 15.6mm (16.1mm in touchscreen) / Weight: Non-touch with battery : 1.43Kg and Touch with battery: 1.69Kg
- Keyboard: Full size Chiclet keyboard
- C223: 11.6-inch HD with 1366 x 768 pixels resolution
- C423: 14-inch Anti-glare NanoEdge display (optional touch), up to 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution.
- C523: 15.6-inch Anti-glare NanoEdge display (optional touch) with up to 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution.
- Processor: Intel Celeron N3350 (1.1GHz with turbo boost to 2.4GHz, 2MB cache, Dual core)
- Graphics: Intel HD Graphics 500
- RAM: 4GB LPDDR4
- Storage: 32GB eMMC
- Operating System: Chrome OS
- Webcam: HD Camera
- Battery: 38Wh Lithium-Polymer (comes with 45W AC adapter)
- Networking: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth V4.0
- Ports: 2 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A, USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-C, MicroSD card, Audio Jack
The ASUS Chromebook C223NA-DH02 is available at a MSRP of $229 from the ASUS Store, Abt, Adorama, Amazon, Best Buy and Newegg.
The ASUS Chromebook C423NA-DH02 is available at a MSRP of $269 from ASUS Store, Abt, Adorama, Amazon.
The ASUS Chromebook C523NA-DH02 is available at a MSRP of $269 from Amazon and B&H.