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New video! Can Google’s Chromebook Pixel take on the MacBook Pro with Retina display?

Google has unveiled its touchscreen Chromebook compete with a gloriously high-resolution display – but is it worth the lofty £1049 price tag?

Google’s Chromebook has been given a high-end makeover with a Retina display-baiting multi-touch high-res screen. With enough pixels to match Apple’s Retina Display the Pixel is nothing less than spectacular – but with a £1049 price tag, is it worth digging deep into your pockets for? Watch our first look video review and find out.

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Dan is Editor-in-chief of Stuff, working across the magazine and the Stuff.tv website.  Our Editor-in-Chief is a regular at tech shows such as CES in Las Vegas, IFA in Berlin and Mobile World Congress in Barcelona as well as at other launches and events. He has been a CES Innovation Awards judge. Dan is completely platform agnostic and very at home using and writing about Windows, macOS, Android and iOS/iPadOS plus lots and lots of gadgets including audio and smart home gear, laptops and smartphones. He's also been interviewed and quoted in a wide variety of places including The Sun, BBC World Service, BBC News Online, BBC Radio 5Live, BBC Radio 4, Sky News Radio and BBC Local Radio.

Areas of expertise

Computing, mobile, audio, smart home