New Google AI Features Now Available on Chromebook Plus

New Google AI Features Now Available on Chromebook Plus

June 3, 2024 0 By Rowena Cletus

Starting today, Chromebook Plus users can enjoy a suite of new Google AI and gaming features. Priced from USD 350, these laptops now offer enhanced tools to boost productivity and creativity, including Help Me Write, Gemini, and Magic Editor.

Chromebook Plus with New Built-in Google AI Features

Google AI integration makes getting things done easier on Chromebook Plus. Key features include:

  • Help me write: Improve your writing with suggestions, tone adjustments, and text generation, whether it’s for reviews, forms, or web apps. Simply right-click to access these options.
  • Generative AI wallpaper and video call backgrounds: Customize your Chromebook with AI-generated wallpapers and video call backgrounds, offering a range of themes from whimsical to professional.
  • Magic Editor on Google Photos: Exclusively available on Chromebook Plus, Magic Editor allows you to edit photos effortlessly. Reposition objects, resize, and enhance lighting and backgrounds with a few simple clicks.

Gemini on Chromebook Plus

Gemini is now available directly on your home screen, perfect for brainstorming, planning trips, and more. Access Gemini by tapping the icon on your app shelf.

To enhance your experience, new Chromebook Plus users receive a complimentary 12-month Google One AI Premium plan, which includes Gemini Advanced, 2TB of storage, and Gemini integration across Docs, Sheets, Slides, Gmail, and more.

More New Features for All Chromebooks

All Chromebooks will also benefit from new features designed to improve productivity:

  • Simple setup with your Android phone: Easily set up your new Chromebook by scanning a QR code, which shares Wi-Fi and Google account credentials from your phone.
  • One-click access to Google Tasks: Manage your to-dos directly from your home screen, with seamless integration across Google Workspace apps and devices.
  • Seamless GIF screen recording: Use the built-in screen capture tool to save recordings in GIF format, ideal for demos or reaction GIFs.
  • Game Dashboard: Control your gaming experience with new features like mapping game controls to your keyboard, enhancing playability for mobile games.

Explore these new features and the latest Acer Chromebook Plus 516 GE, now available in the U.S., to elevate your Chromebook experience.