By cesarcadenaswriting@gmail.com (Cesar Cadenas)

Google collaborated with third-party company Framework to create a customizable and upgradable Chromebook laptop.

As a company, Framework specializes in developing Do-It-Yourself (DIY) laptops that people can upgrade themselves with nothing more than a screwdriver, the parts the company provides, and a bit of patience. Now with the Framework Laptop Chromebook Edition, customizable laptops have entered a new frontier as repairability in the tech industry takes a firmer stance.

Customized experience

Be aware that not everything on the Framework Chromebook is customizable. 

Starting with the more static aspects, the laptop comes with a 13.5-inch high-resolution display (2256×1504 pixels) and a 1.5mm keyboard all housed in a chassis partially made out of recyclable material. Under the hood, it’s powered by a 12th Gen Intel Core i5-1240p CPU made out of 12 individual cores and a 55Wh battery that can last up to 10 hours on one charge.

As you would expect, the Framework Chromebook runs on ChromeOS, something that previous company offerings could technically do. But as a company representative told us, those older models used ChromeOS Flex whereas this new device has the full ChromeOS experience. This gives the laptop the ability to download Android apps from the Read More

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