Dell, Google Tie On New Chromebook

Round Rock-based Dell and Google said Thursday that the companies have launched a new, business class Chromebook, aimed at professionals. According to the two, the new Dell Chromebook 13 features a 13.3 inch screen, 5th generation Intel Core i5 processors, and up to 12 hours of battery life. The new device, like all Chromebooks, run a special operating system based on Google's Chrome web browser. The two said the new Chromebook will start at $399.00, and be available starting September 17th.