These are the best Chromebooks to buy for you and your family


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The best Chromebooks of 2020 can provide a top-notch computing experience, perfect for students, grandparents and anyone looking for a trouble-free laptop with long battery life. We've reviewed and rated the absolute best Chromebooks so that you can find the best value at any budget. Our buyer's guide will help you find the perfect Chrome OS laptop or tablet.

Best overall

Lenovo Chromebook C340 (11.6")

$300 at Walmart
$309 at Lenovo
$309 at CDW
$320 at Amazon

The best Chromebook just got better.

With double the USB ports and 8GB models on the horizon, Lenovo's aluminum-lidded laptop is more than a pretty face.

Lenovo Chromebook C340 (11.6") Features

11.6-inch 10-point IPS touchscreen
Aluminum lid, plastic body
Intel Celeron N4000
4-8GB RAM, 32-64GB storage
Up to 10-hour battery life
Pretty pink or silver color options

While last year's C330 skimped on ports, the Lenovo Chromebook C340 (also known as the C340-11) features a USB-A and USB-C port on each side of the machine, larger volume and power buttons, and swaps the full-size SD slot for a more compact and widely-used microSD. This new model is also slated for almost seven years of Chrome OS updates.

This Chromebook has proven very, very popular over the short months it's been available: Amazon can rarely keep 64GB models in stock — especially the alluring Sand Pink version — and most other retailers sell out just as quickly with the 32GB models. If you can find a C340-11, especially a 64GB model, don't wait too long: blink and they'll be gone.

The C340-11 has been out for almost six months now, and it's worked like a champ so far, lasting over nine hours on a single charge and holding up with over a dozen tabs open. The bezels around the screen are large, but they come in handy when you flip it over into tablet mode, and the keyboard is easy to type on for hours at a time.

Auto Update Expiration date: Jun 2026

Upgrade pick

ASUS Chromebook Flip C434

$569 at B&H (4GB)
$700 at Amazon (8GB) $570 at Best Buy

A portable powerhouse you can use anywhere

The 14-inch touchscreen excels at multitasking, and the backlit keyboard is easy to type on late into the night.

ASUS Chromebook Flip C434 Features

14-inch 1080p touchscreen
Backlit keyboard
Large trackpad
Super-thin bezels
Up to 10-hour battery life
Thin aluminum build

The Chromebook Flip C434 is essentially a 14-inch Chromebook in a 13-inch shell, offering you a bigger screen while still being portable. Between its thin, solid construction, excellent battery life, and options for higher RAM and storage, the C434 is a Chromebook that can do it all....

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