Google Cr-48 Chrome notebook teardown

Samsung 2GB 1Rx8 PC3 RAM

Our Cr-48 machine contained a single Samsung 2GB 1Rx8 PC3-10600S memory module. Given that the Chrome notebook is designed to run application from the web, I can understand why Google would only include 2GB of RAM. Still, it would have been nice to see 4GB.

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