How to Check System Specifications on a Chromebook
Chromebooks are versatile, lightweight laptops that run Googles Chrome operating system. They are designed to be used mainly while connected to the internet, but they also have offline capabilities. Chromebooks are great for those who need a computer for everyday tasks like browsing the web, checking emails, and streaming video. When buying a Chromebook, its important to know the system specifications to ensure you get the right model for your needs. In this guide, well show you how to check system specifications on a Chromebook.
First, open the Chrome browser on your Chromebook and type chrome://system into the address bar. This will open the About Chrome OS page which contains information about your Chromebooks hardware and software.
On the About Chrome OS page, youll see the System section. This section contains several subsections including Info, Hardware, and Software. The Info section provides details about the version of Chrome OS youre running and the date the Chromebook was manufactured. The Hardware section contains information about the Chromebooks processor, RAM, storage, and graphics. Finally, the Software section contains information about the Chrome OS version and any installed Chrome apps.
You can also check system specifications on a Chromebook by opening the Settings page. To do this, click the clock in the lower-right corner of the Chrome OS desktop and select Settings. On the Settings page, select About Chrome OS from the left sidebar. The About Chrome OS page contains the same information as the About Chrome OS page in the Chrome browser.
Finally, you can also check system specifications on a Chromebook by opening the Task Manager. To do this, press the Search key (magnifying glass icon) on your Chromebooks keyboard and type Task Manager. On the Task Manager page, select the System tab. Here youll find information about the Chromebooks processor type and speed, RAM, storage, and graphics.
In this guide, weve shown you how to check system specifications on a Chromebook. Whether youre looking to buy a Chromebook or just want to know more about the one you have, these steps will help you find out whats under the hood