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What is a Chromebook good for?

A Chromebook is a laptop you can use for just about everything, from productivity and creativity to gaming and entertainment. Whether you’re a student or a working professional, Chromebooks are good for all your day-to-day tasks, including:

  • Note taking
  • Word processing
  • Spreadsheet editing
  • Presentation making
  • Video streaming
  • Gaming
  • Collaborating
  • Web browsing
  • Emailing
  • Social networking

Chromebooks are versatile, making them ideal for work, school, and play.

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What is a Chromebook?

There is no difference between a Chromebooks and a laptop - a Chromebook is a laptop! Unlike other laptops, Chromebooks are powered by ChromeOS, the fast and easy-to-use operating system developed by Google.

What apps can you use on a Chromebook?

Chromebooks come with the apps you need for work and play.

Apps for productivity: Get productive on your Chromebook with Gmail, Calendar, Drive, Meet, Docs, Sheets, and Slides. You can also access Microsoft® Office on a Chromebook to use Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, OneDrive, and Outlook.

Apps for creativity: Unleash your creativity with photo editing apps like Adobe Lightroom, video editing apps such as Clipchamp, and music creation apps like the award-winning Cubasis 3. Graphic design, illustration, and digital painting tools like Figma, Sumo Creative Suite, and Clip Studio Paint Pro are also available.

Apps for entertainment: Enjoy video streaming apps like Disney+, Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, and Twitch. You can also stream music on your Chromebook with Spotify, YouTube Music, iHeartRadio, or SoundCloud1.

Can you play games on a Chromebook?

Yes, you can play games on a Chromebook! Cloud gaming platforms like NVIDIA GeForce NOW, Xbox Cloud Gaming, Amazon Luna allow you to access games on your Chromebook2. Instantly play the latest high quality games like Cyberpunk 2077, Halo Infinite and more.

You can also play Android games on Chromebook by downloading them from the Play Store, including hits and classics such as3:

Find a Chromebook for you

Chromebooks are fast and secure laptops that are simple to set up and use. Whether it’s for work, school, or play, you can use a Chromebook for just about everything.

Find your perfect Chromebook.

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1  Access to some platforms may require a subscription.

2 Access to some titles may require a subscription. GeForce Now available on certain Chromebooks only.

3 Internet connection may be required to download or play games. Certain Android games may have device specification requirements.