RANK #14

Google Pixelbook Go

"The Pixelbook Go's high-end design, great performance and affordable price tag make this Chromebook one not to be missed"
As posted by techadvisor.com

Pros

  • Incredible battery life
  • Rare 1080p webcam
  • Superslim design
  • Solid performance
  • Fantastic keyboard

Cons

  • No microSD storage expansion
  • So-so audio
  • No fingerprint scanner

Product Details

Date First Available:
October 15, 2019

Overall Rating

86.4%
The overall rating was calculated based on 3771 customer and expert reviews from 52 review sites and 9 stores.
We analyzed the sentiments related to these top topics for Laptops:
  • 95.5%
    Design
  • 89.9%
    Performance
  • 95.9%
    Battery life
  • 86.4%
    Features
  • 91.7%
    Display
  • 85.0%
    Audio
  • 91.3%
    Keyboard and touchpad

Expert Reviews Rating

Excellent
9
Good
36
Fair
0
Poor
0
Bad
0

Customer reviews by store

Price Comparison

  • Google - Pixelbook Go 13.3" Touch-Screen Chromebook - Intel Core m3 - 8GB Memory - 64GB Solid State Drive - Just Black

    BESTBUY.COM
    815 reviews
    $649.0
  • Google Pixelbook Go 13.3" (64GB SSD, Intel Core m3 8th Gen. 1.10GHz, 8GB) Chromebook - Just Black (GA00519-US)

    EBAY.COM
    956 reviews
    $649.00
  • Google - Pixelbook Go 13.3" Touch-Screen Chromebook - Intel Core m3 - 8GB Memory - 64GB Solid State Drive - Just Black

    BESTBUY.COM
    815 reviews
    $649.0
  • Google Pixelbook Go 13.3" (128GB SSD, Intel Core i5 8th Gen. 1.30GHz, 8GB) Chromebook - Just Black (GA00521-US)

    EBAY.COM
    956 reviews
    US$849.00
  • Google Pixelbook Go 13in M3 8GB 64GB Chromebook - Black

    ARGOS.CO.UK
    55 reviews
    £629.00
  • Google Pixelbook Go 13in M3 8GB 64GB Chromebook - Black

    ARGOS.CO.UK
    55 reviews
    £629.00
  • Google Pixelbook Go

    WALMART.COM
    1,615 reviews
    $1242.93
  • Google Pixelbook Go

    WALMART.COM
    1,615 reviews
    $1242.93
  • Google - Pixelbook Go 13.3" 4K Ultra HD Touch-Screen Chromebook - Intel Core i7 - 16GB Memory - 256GB Solid State Drive - Just Black

    BESTBUY.COM
    815 reviews
    $1399.0
  • BETA

Expert Reviews

The Google Pixelbook Go is, by far, the best Chromebook for those that don’t want to spend four figures on a new laptop.

Read more on techradar.com

Pros

  • Incredible battery life
  • Amazing ‘Hush’ keyboard
  • Rare 1080p webcam
  • Excellent design

Cons

  • No biometric login
  • Iffy pricing at mid- to- high-end

Google’s cheapest Chromebook is still more expensive than the competition

Read more on theverge.com

Pros

  • Excellent keyboard
  • Good battery life
  • Simple, clean design

Cons

  • Expensive compared to competition
  • No microSD storage expansion
  • 16:9 screen can feel cramped

The Google Pixelbook Go offers a bright display and great battery life, all in a slim design, but the speakers aren't great.

Read more on laptopmag.com

Pros

  • Superslim design
  • Bright, colorful display
  • Great battery life
  • Solid performance

Cons

  • Lackluster speakers
  • Scant ports
  • Keyboard a bit shallow

The Google Pixelbook Go is a more affordable, longer lasting alternative to Google's original Pixelbook.

Read more on tomsguide.com

Pros

  • Light chassis
  • Sleek, minimalist design
  • Bright, colorful panel
  • Long battery life

Cons

  • No USB-A ports
  • So-so audio
  • Limiting clamshell design

The original Pixelbook was beautiful, but a bit too expensive. The new Pixelbook Go takes a different approach. It starts at a more affordable $649, without sacrificing build quality or performance. Is this the first Google Chromebook that's actually worth buying?

Read more on digitaltrends.com

Pros

  • Portable design
  • Bright, colorful display
  • Speakers are impressive
  • Excellent battery life

Cons

  • Chunky bezels
  • No fingerprint scanner

The Pixelbook Go's high-end design, great performance and affordable price tag make this Chromebook one not to be missed

Read more on techadvisor.com

Pros

  • Solid display
  • Decent performance
  • Great webcam

Cons

  • Chrome OS limitations
  • Expensive high-end models

The Google Pixelbook Go is a well-built and stylish ultraportable, albeit one that costs far more than most of its Chromebook brethren.

Read more on pcmag.com

Pros

  • Chic styling.
  • Magnesium alloy body.
  • High-quality 1080p camera.
  • Good audio output.
  • Long battery life.

Cons

  • Expensive for a Chromebook.
  • No digital stylus support.

The Google Pixelbook set the bar for Chromebooks and with the Pixelbook Go Google offers a premium experience in a laptop form factor. It's priced higher than Chromebooks from others, but there are Google features to help you get work done.

Read more on zdnet.com

Pros

  • Sleek, modern fit and finish
  • Full desktop browser
  • Long battery life
  • Fast charging capability
  • 3.5mm headset jack

Cons

  • More expensive than non-Google Chromebooks

The Pixelbook Go is a new high-end Chromebook from Google, with a design and performance that could rival a Windows laptop

Read more on trustedreviews.com

Pros

  • Fantastic keyboard
  • Attractive, understated look
  • Impressive battery life
  • Android apps on Chrome can be useful (even if buggy)

Cons

  • Can get far too expensive if you upgrade the specs
  • No fingerprint scanner/facial unlock
  • Have to get the top model if you want a 4K screen

Google Pixelbook Go: Strikes the perfect balance between performance, portability and usability – the Pixelbook Go is brilliant

Read more on expertreviews.co.uk

Pros

  • Brilliant keyboard
  • Amazing battery life
  • Lightweight and slim

Cons

  • Viewing angles aren’t great
  • A touch expensive
  • Only uses an 8th gen Intel CPU

The Google Pixelbook Go isn't perfect – and it's possibly a little overpriced – but it's one of the best Chromebooks in terms of how much fun it is to use.

Read more on t3.com

Pros

  • Choice of configurations
  • Stylish, compact design
  • Support for Android apps

Cons

  • 16:9 display feels squashed
  • No integrated stylus
  • Top spec costs a lot of money

Google’s Pixelbook Go is a perfectly good Chromebook, and that’s exactly what the company set out to create, with a careful balance of quality features and economical compromises.

Read more on pcworld.com

The best Chromebook for the rest of us

Read more on techradar.com

Pros

  • Incredible battery life
  • Amazing ‘Hush’ keyboard
  • Rare 1080p webcam
  • Excellent design

Cons

  • No biometric login
  • Iffy pricing at mid- to- high-end

The best Chromebook to date – period

Read more on techradar.com

Pros

  • Sublime design
  • Full Android app support
  • Awesome keyboard
  • Excellent stylus support

Cons

  • Pen sold separately
  • Poor audio performance
  • No biometric login

In 2013, Google released the Chromebook Pixel, a beautiful, weird, unabashedly high-end device meant to show other manufacturers what Chrome OS could do

Read more on androidpolice.com

Pros

  • Weight
  • The absolute best keyboard in a Chromebook, period
  • Performance
  • Keyboard
  • Light enough to forget you're carrying it
  • The Core i5 and 8 GB RAM in my review unit make for smooth sailing
  • Loud, full, bassy Positioned for good stereo separation
  • Speakers

Cons

  • Starting at 649, the Pixelbook Go isn't very competitive with similarly equipped Chromebooks
  • Price
  • Display
  • Definitely not bad, but a marked downgrade from the Pixelbook and Pixel Slate

Great battery life, and such a nice keyboard. But for this price, that's not enough.

Read more on cnet.com

The Google Pixelbook Go is a thin and light Chromebook that offers speedy performance for too much money. This is our in-depth review.

Read more on androidauthority.com

Google has been building its own Chromebooks for a while now -- first, there were two iterations of the Chromebook Pixel, and then there was 2017's Pixelbook.

Read more on engadget.com

Pros

  • Thin and light design with strong build quality
  • Excellent keyboard
  • Good performance and battery life
  • The Chrome OS platform is solid and stable

Cons

  • Display isn t as good as the original Pixelbook
  • It s a bit boring to look at
  • Slightly expensive for a Chromebook
  • Trackpad isn t the smoothest

The Pixelbook Go is everything you need in a Chromebook, and a laptop.

Read more on androidcentral.com

Pros

  • Excellent performance
  • Well built
  • Amazing keyboard, trackpad & speakers
  • Commendable battery life
  • Light and super portable

Cons

  • Android apps still feel like a hack
  • No biometrics
  • Still expensive for a Chromebook

The Google Pixelbook Go isn't perfect – and it's possibly a little overpriced – but it's one of the best Chromebooks in terms of how much fun it is to use.

Read more on t3.com

Pros

  • Choice of configurations
  • Stylish, compact design
  • Support for Android apps

Cons

  • 16:9 display feels squashed
  • No integrated stylus
  • Top spec costs a lot of money

The Google Pixelbook Go is a playful Chromebook with long battery life, but it’s not affordable above the base model and the touchpad can be fussy.

Read more on tomshardware.com

Pros

  • Long battery life
  • Playful design
  • Runs cool

Cons

  • Fussy touchpad
  • Should be a 2 in 1 for some Android apps
  • Stops being affordable above base model
  • Hush keyboard is divisive

The Pixelbook Go is the cheapest Chromebook Google has made to date. Google’s flagship Chrome OS devices typically start at $1,000, so the $650 price tag on the base-level Pixelbook Go is incredible. Compared to other Google-made Chrome OS devices, the Pixelbook Go is a fantastic budget alternative that gives you some…

Read more on gizmodo.com

Pros

  • The battery life is incredible
  • It's also super light and feels very high quality

Cons

The Google Pixelbook Go is one of the best examples we’ve seen of what a Chromebook can be. We tested this slim, solid, and fast Chromebook for 42 hours and enjoyed our experience, but the laptop finds itself in a tricky position in the broader laptop market.

Read more on lifewire.com

Pros

  • Great performance
  • Amazing battery life
  • Nice keyboard
  • Wonderfully portable

Cons

  • Scant storage
  • No biometrics
  • Still relatively expensive

This page provides reviews and other infos about the Google Pixelbook Go i5 of the series Pixelbook laptop.

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Google's newest Chromebook is one of the best around, provided you don't pay too much for it.

Read more on mashable.com

The Pixelbook Go is a classy, more affordable addition to Google's Pixelbook line of premium Chromebooks. - Page 2

Read more on hothardware.com

New Pixel phones, a refreshed Pixelbook laptop, and some new capabilities for Google Assistant.

Read more on wired.com

From what it looks like to what's inside of it, here are the five things that define Google's new Chromebook, the Google Pixelbook Go.

Read more on pcworld.idg.com.au

Google announced gadgets and gizmos aplenty today at its annual Made by Google event, and as cool as the Pixel 4 is, the Pixelbook Go might be my favorite gadget that we saw today. It’s a seriously impressive piece of hardware.

Read more on reviewgeek.com

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