Google recently announced its latest flagship offering the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL. Apart from these flagship Android phones Google also unveiled the Pixel Slate tablet running on the latest version of Chrome OS.
If you have been looking for a tablet, and your primary work revolves around G-Suite or consuming media then the Google Pixel Slate might impress you. So here are five reasons why Pixel Slate is the best tablet.
1. Google Pixel Slate: Immersive Display
Google Pixel Slate sports a 12.3-inch LCD display with a resolution of 3000×2000 pixels and has 293 PPI. Moreover, Google Pixel Slate has 400 nits brightness and 72% NTSC colour gamut. This massive display on the Google Pixel Slate is ideal for consuming media.
In addition to that, the dual front-firing speakers on the Google Pixel Slate enhance the overall experience while watching videos.
2. Google Pixel Slate: Reliable Performance
Google Pixel Slate packs some of the most powerful internals as per tablet standards. The Google Pixel Slate is powered by Intel Celeron Processor/8th Gen Intel Core m3/Core i5 /Core i7 processor. Well, Google Pixel Slate comes in 4GB RAM with 32GB SSD, 8GB RAM with 64GB SSD / 128GB SSD, 16GB RAM with 256GB SSD variants.
The Google Pixel Slate will run flawlessly no matter what you throw at it. Furthermore, Google is in-charge for both the hardware and software so optimization will further enhance the performance.
3. Google Pixel Slate: Intuitive Software
Google has completely redesigned ChromeOS for the Pixel Slate. The UI now feels more mature and touch-based controls and gestures enhance the overall experience. You can easily use the entire full-fledged version of G-Suite on ChromeOS. In addition to that, you can install and use any Android application or game on the Pixel Slate.
The Pixel Slate is ideal for office and school usage. Infact, more and more developers are optimizing their applications and programs for ChromeOS. As for voice interaction, Pixel Slate also comes with Google Assistant. It is worth noting that, except pro tasks, you can easily find applications and software for anything on ChromeOS.
4. Google Pixel Slate: Pixel Slate Keyboard And Pixelbook Pen
These two accessories enhance the overall experience while using the Pixel Slate. The Pixel Slate Keyboard helps in faster and accurate typing. As the keyboard transforms into a sleek case it even protects the Pixel Slate when not in use. On the other hand, Pixelbook Pen might impress all sort of digital artists.
5. Google Pixel Slate: Profoundly Portable
The Google Pixel Slate has compact design aesthetics which make it profoundly portable. Well, the physical dimensions of Pixel Slate are 290.85x 202.04×7.0mm and it weighs around 721 grams. Consequently, travelling with Pixel Slate is not at all an issue.
Furthermore, the Pixel Slate Keyboard doubles up as a carrying case. The 48Wh battery is enough for 12 hours of varied usage.
Pricing for Pixel Slate
- Pixel Slate with Intel Celeron Processor, 4GB RAM with 32GB storage / 8GB RAM with 64GB storage starts at $599 (roughly Rs. 44,395)
- Pixel Slate with 8th Gen Intel Core m3 Processor, 8GB RAM with 64GB storage is priced at $799 (roughly Rs. 59,215)
- Pixel Slate with 8th Gen Intel Core i5 Processor, 8GB RAM with 128GB storage retails for $999 (roughly Rs. 74,040)
- Pixel Slate with 8th Gen Intel Core i7 Processor, 8GB RAM with 256GB storage retails at $1,599 (roughly Rs. 1,18,509)
So overall Pixel Slate is a perfect tablet that offers both mobile OS and computer OS experience on the same machine. Well, it even outperforms the iPad Pro in multiple aspects.