HP unleashes the Chromebox G3, a Chrome OS mini desktop with 10th Gen Intel CPUs
HP just announced a Chromebox that brings some serious power to boardrooms, front desks, and office workers alike.
The HP Chromebox Enterprise G3 is a tiny Chrome OS desktop that can be configured with one of several Intel 10th Generation Core, Celeron, or Pentium CPUs. These include the Intel Core i7-10610U (quad-core, 1.8-4.9 GHz), Core i5-10310U (quad-core, 1.7-4.4 GHz), Core i3-10110U (dual-core, 2.1-4.1 GHz), Celeron 5205U (dual-core, 1.9 GHz), and Pentium 6405U (dual-core, 2.4 GHz).
The Chromebox can be configured with up to 16 GB of DDR4-2666 RAM and up to a 128 GB PCIe NVMe SSD. Ports include two USB-A 3.2 Gen 1 ports, a microSD card reader, and an audio/mic combo jack on the front, as well as one USB-A 3.2 Gen 1 port, one USB-A 2.0 port, two HDMI 2.0 (4K@60 Hz), and an RJ-45 jack on the back. Wireless connections are handled by the Intel dual-band AX201 802.11ax WiFi card, which also supports Bluetooth 5.0.
The HP Chromebox Enterprise G3 measures 5.87 x 5.87 x 1.57 inches (14.93 x 14.93 x 4 cm) and weighs 1.31 pounds (598 grams). The device also features VESA mounts on its underside for easily mounting it to the back of a compatible monitor.
The HP Chromebox Enterprise G3 will be available in October starting at US $384.