Easy-to-use, cloud-based laptop Chromebook is easy to use and maintain. Features the Google Chrome operating system, offering multiple layers of security and built-in cloud storage. (Note: Internet access is required and not included.) Also includes popular Google apps built-in, like Search, Gmail and Docs. (More apps, many of them free, are available online at the Chrome Web Store.) Software updates happen automatically, for ease of use. Plus, they're free and cover both the operating system and apps. And since your apps, files and photos are stored in the cloud, there's no need to back up your files. No need to buy software licenses, servers or maintenance plans either. Includes automatic protection against viruses and malware. No need to buy or install security software. 16GB solid-state drive provides faster access. Allows the laptop to boot in about 10 seconds and resume nearly instantly. Included cloud storage (100GB, free for 2 years) offers secure yet easy access to your files online. 2GB memory lets you run your apps. 11.6in. diagonal LED-backlit display. LED backlighting permits a thinner and more energy-efficient screen. Slim, lightweight design for easy portability. Laptop weighs less than 2.5 lb. Full-size chiclet keyboard allows easy typing. Wireless-N (802.11n) provides fast wireless connectivity. Fully compatible with 802.11a/b/g as well. Built-in webcam and microphone let you keep in touch with others via video and voice messaging. Webcam offiers 0.3-megapixel resolution. Memory card reader to transfer files or expand storage capacity. Compatible with Secure Digital (SD) memory cards. HDMI port lets you view videos and photos on your HDTV. (HDMI cable sold separately.) USB 3.0 port for ultra-fast data transfers. Up to 10 times faster than USB 2.0. Fully compatible with USB 2.0 devices. Up to 6.3 hours of battery life. Battery life will vary depending on the product configuration, product model, applications loaded on the product, power management.