Google's Jamboard Now Available On The Market For $5000

Cesar Mills
May 30, 2017

Google today started selling its Jamboard in the US and shared that the 4K digital whiteboard will be available for purchase in the United Kingdom and Canada "this summer".

Jamboard lets you draw, add post-it notes, write with handwriting recognition, place stickers, perform Google web and image searches, add web content, use Hangouts, and of course leverage Google Docs, Sheets, Slides, and Google Drive. The search giant announced the Jamboard back in October of a year ago, and now it's finally available for purchase.

The Jamboard is definitely a more cost-efficient option compared to Microsoft's counterpart, The Surface Hub, which costs $9,000 for the 55 inch 1080p model and $22,000 for the 84 inch 4K model.

Since its announcement in October, the Google Jamboard has been tested by various major corporations such as Dow Jones, Whirlpool and Pinterest.

Google's Jamboard Now Available On The Market For $5000

The whiteboard comes with a 55-inch 4K display with collaborative cloud features under its hood.

Jamboard brings your team together with the same real-time co-authoring that powers G Suite's apps. It comes in three colors: cobalt blue, carmine red, and graphite grey. For this amount of cash you're also getting two styluses, one eraser, and one wall mount. I/O ports will include USB 3.0, USB Type C and HDMI. If you lock in an order before September 30th, they'll knock $150 off the stand and cut the annual support fee in half, down to just $300.

Google will also offer an optional rolling stand that will priced at $1,119 before September 30 and the price will be changed to $1,349.

The company has started selling the Jamboard in the U.S. for $4,999 plus $600 per year for management and support. It would be released in the United Kingdom and Canada this summer, followed by other countries.

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