It kind of feels that Google’s extra interested by letting its Chrome OS-based Pixelbook have an opportunity to enchantment to the pc crowd relatively than its distinctive, if no longer complicated and alienating Pixel C Android pill. In spite of everything, the Chrome OS runs quite gentle whilst nonetheless having the ability to run a ton of Android apps anyhow — reportedly, this idea used to be meant to have come approach previous in time for the Pixel C’s debut.
Upload in some Intel silicon and copious quantities of RAM and Google now has the authority to rate $1,000 for go-to-school generation, similar to Microsoft or Apple.
It’s with the ones ideas that the Google Retailer has left the Pixel C in mud to wrap up 2017. Inventory of the 32GB variant used to be depleted lengthy ahead of the 64GB variant in spite of everything controlled to expire.
Android Police notes that tool has run up in opposition to its two-year OS improve fortify window, so this experiment will most probably die off with the final of the Nexus telephones. If truth be told, it’s such a lot of an experiment, Google’s fortify pages don’t listing the Pixel C as both a “Pixel telephone” or a “Nexus tool,” however an “Different” product.
The URL for the Google Retailer list now redirects to the Pixelbook.