Chrome Operating System (OS) that was developed by Google still took another year to be released to the public. It is said Sundar Picahi, vice president of product management at demonstrating the concept of Google's Chrome the OS in Mountain View, California, USA.
"Our target end of next year. We want to provide the holiday season," said Sundar Picahi, before explaining the key breakthrough in embedded Google Chrome OS with Papakipos Matta, director of engineering for Google Chrome the OS.
Because designed as a web-based operating system, Google Chrome also does not expect the OS running on a PC. The operating system is designed to be installed on new devices like netbooks. In a press conference, showing Papakipos had the appearance of Chrome OS that run on the Asus Eee PC netbook.
However, according Sundar Picahi said the company was exploring cooperation with hardware manufacturers to prepare a special device for Chrome OS. The possibility of such device or tablet PC smartphone with a QWERTY keyboard but it did not use solid state disk drives (SSD) for pressing energy needs and speed up boot time.
Sundar Picahi declined to predict the price but with the absence of hard drive and may need a small processor, the price may be lower than a netbook. Moreover, if Papakipos said processor used ARM-based architecture cheaper. But wait first because chrome OS will be released at the end of the year 2010.