The Mountain View would be preparing the launch of a new portable Pixel for the third quarter of 2017. The project, known internally as “Bison” and by the nick ‘ Pixel 3’, will be the first device new from Google that would combine to Android and Chrome OS in that system operating called ‘ Andromeda’.
Bison, would be the fruit of years of work of the team Pixel of Google and those of Chrome OS and Android. It is worth mentioning that Bison would be not led the market as if it were another Chromebook. Chrome OS Android apps come from the ARC project, while Andromeda is an initiative of larger and more ambitious.
Could be more precise say that Bison will work with Android rather than with Chrome OS, and be finally the committed internal of Google to publish Andromeda. A laptop that would be ultra slim with a 12.3-inch screen, although it would also have a tablet mode.
It is unknown if Bison will be a convertible device the Yoga style of Lenovo or like the Microsoft Surface, although all tend to think that we would be more like the first due to fine which is the thickness. In its interior would have a processor Intel me or i5 with 32 or 128 GB of storage and 8 or 16 GB of memory RAM.
You will have sensor fingerprint, two ports USB-C, an audio jack of 3.5 mm, a good set of sensors, support for stylus, stereo speakers, microphones quad and a battery that will last ten hours. The keyboard is backlit and the trackpad will use detection haptic and force similar to the MacBook. The plan of Google is that among all in a thickness of 10 mm, one less that the mentioned of Apple.
The price for Bison would be around the $799, with the stylus of Wacom sold of form separate, and would be in the market for the third quarter of 2017. By the time that lance to Bison, Google wants to be ready to show Andromeda, working in a wide variety of apps enterprise, developer and stylus, as a way of creating an experience that can compete against those of Microsoft and Apple.