Google today announced that the Asus Chromebit would be available in India in January for Rs 7,999. The Asus Chromebit is a HDMI dongle, which can be connected to a display to bring Chrome OS functionality. Also Read - Asus ZenBook 13 OLED UM325U review: Premium design, snappy performanceAlso Read - Happy Father's Day 2021: Google Doodle wishes dads with cute pop-up greeting card
Asus Chromebit specifications and features: Despite having a pocket-sized design, the Chromebit is essentially a Chromebook that is crammed inside an HDMI dongle. With its plug-and-play connectivity, it can easily transform any TV or monitor with an HDMI port into a computer. Also Read - Google might be working on a 'Find My' network clone for Android users
On the hardware front, is powered by a Rockchip 3288 ARM-based processor paired with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of onboard storage. The Chromebit also includes connectivity options such as Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.0 and a USB 2.0 port too.
The USB 2.0 port on the dongle lets you connect peripherals such as a USB mouse or keyboard, a pen drive or an external hard disk.