Hardware

Google Cr-48 Chrome notebook teardown

Bottom case panel removed

At first glance, the inside of the Cr-48 reminds me of the 13-inch MacBook Air. The Cr-48 has a rectangular motherboard at the back near the lid hinges and an SSD instead of a traditional hard drive.

Let's look at the SSD first.

Photo by: Bill Detwiler / TechRepublic

Caption by: Bill Detwiler

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