I have been a keen follower of the Chrome OS concept for a while now. They are still a rare consumer commodity here in NZ but they are appearing in some retailers, and with on-line purveyors of technology. They are making a splash in the Education market.
Well it arrived on Friday. The set-up was almost non-existent. Undoing the boxes and entering my stupidly long WiFi password were the hardest bits. We logged in with a Google account and it was all there. So simple - this is a computing/internet appliance. You don't need a nerd or a geek to set it up, or to support it. It just works - just the same Chrome Browser that my wife was using on her old laptop, with all her synced bookmarks and extensions.
Using the TV as a monitor is not great for anything except watching video (which work really well), but that was the main purpose.
Oh, and did I mention cheap. This is about 9% of the price I paid for my first desktop computer nearly 20 years ago.
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