Samsung Series 3 Chromebox

The Series 3 Chromebox is about 7.5 inches square as viewed from the top. At $329, it's cheaper than the Chromebook laptops that were the first to bring Google's Chrome OS to the market starting in 2011.
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Samsung Series 3 Chromebox

Samsung's Series 3 Chromebox has a headset-microphone jack in the front, but no built-in microphone.
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Samsung Series 3 Chromebox ports

The back of the Chromebox has four USB ports, two DisplayPort ports, a DVI video port, and a Kensington lock.
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Samsung Series 3 Chromebox's Chrome branding

The Chromebox is an artfully crafted sealed box that sports Google's Chrome logo.
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Bluetooth-capable Samsung Series 3 Chromebox

The Chromebox's Bluetooth wireless communications link means wireless keyboards and mice can be used.
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Samsung Chromebox resembles Apple Mac Mini

Samsung's Series 3 Chromebox is reminiscent of Apple's Mac Mini.
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