ASUS has never failed with their devices and the ASUS Chromebook Flip C436FA-DS599T-W/DS388T are the two latest models priced within a mid range that comes integrated with all the latest technological innovations for easier accessibility and enhanced functions for seamless experience. Both the models not just come packed with a premium quality and features but is quite well priced, with respect to the price points it comes in.
In here, we have laid down a detailed overview and review of both the models for you to make an informed decision when it comes to the purchasing.
Design and build
It doesn’t require any introduction when it comes to the design and build of the ASUS Chromebook Flip C436FA-DS388T/DS599T because the sleek silver exteriors are enough to leave everyone gobsmacked. The devices come with an all magnesium alloy chassis that ensures better durability and premium look that you wouldn’t even expect for the kind of price point it comes with.
The best thing about both of these models is the fact that they come in a very lightweight casing, making them perfect for travel. Both the models weigh just 2.4 pounds which is a lot lighter than what you will come across in the models in the similar price range and the similar specs.
The sturdy and flexible hinges allow smooth movement of the top lid to move it around to convert it into a tablet whenever you need it to. The devices have a very timeless look and appearance to them that you know will exist till the end of time.
Both ASUS Chromebook Flip C436FA-DS388T and DS599T is equipped with a 14-inch full high definition display with a screen resolution of 1920×1080 pixels that ensure crisp and clear visuals like nothing else.
The additional feature of the “frameless” NanoEdge display in these devices ensures a better screen to body ratio, so you can enjoy a wholesome experience like nothing else.
This feature also allowed the manufactures to fit in a 14” display in a 13” body which is incredible and unique in its own way. The thinner side bezels also provide with better visual experience like nothing else.
The additional durable 360 degree hinge in both the devices allows you to flip the touchscreen as per your need in the tent, stand as well as the tablet mode.
When it comes to the performance, it is the processor in both the devices that makes all the difference. The ASUS Chromebook Flip C436FA-DS388T is powered by the amazing Intel Core i3-10110U Processor which ensures seamless performance without any lags at all.
The ASUS Chromebook Flip C436FA- DS599T on the other hand is powered by up to 4.2 GHz Intel Core i5-10210U Processor that provides with swift and effortless results like nothing else. This is one of the reasons why this is a favored option over the other, mainly because of the better configuration of the processor.
The devices run on the Chrome operating system which again is very systematic to use and doesn’t create confusion. This is one of the primary reasons why this is such a favored option, especially amidst the corporate who are always on the go and need a powerful but at the same time, lightweight and premium looking convertible laptop to get their business sorted through.
Last but not the least amidst all the necessary specifications is the storage in both the device. The storage options in both the devices have drastic differences in them which is one of the reasons why they have a fairly different price point as well.
The ASUS Chromebook Flip C436FA-DS388T is integrated with 128GB PCIe NVMe M.2 SSD for storage along with the 8GB DDR4 RAM for the necessary and effortless programming and operation without any kind of glitches at all.
On the other hand, the ASUS Chromebook Flip C436FA- DS599T is integrated with 512GB PCIe NVMe M.2 SSD for storage and 16GB DDR4 SDRAM on the side for the necessary requirements in terms of seamless operation and functioning.
The latter does have a better storage and functioning option which is why that is a better option if you have a lot of data to deal with. If you are a student or content creator with basic needs, the storage options in the ASUS Chromebook Flip C436FA-DS388T suffices everything that you need.
|ASUS Chromebook Flip|
|ASUS Chromebook Flip|
|CPU||Intel Core i3-10110U|
(4M Cache, up to 4.1 GHz)
|Intel Core i5-10210U|
(6M Cache up to 4.2 GHz)
|GPU||Intel UHD Graphics||Intel UHD Graphics|
|RAM||8GB RAM||16GB RAM|
|SSD||128GB PCIe NVMe||512GB PCIe NVMe|
|Display||14-inch FHD 1920x1080|
|14-inch FHD 1920x1080|
|Battery||Up to 12 hours||Up to 12 hours|
|Weight||2.58 lbs||2.58 lbs|
|OS||Chrome OS||Chrome OS|
|Price||Starting at $799||Starting at $999|
If you have been on the lookout for a mid range, good quality and premium looking convertible laptop from a reliable brand, the ASUS Chromebook Flip C436FA-DS388T/DS599T duo makes up for a good pick.