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Pixelbook as a developer machine

Overview In this post I'd like to give you some of my personal thoughts and feelings about using a Pixelbook as my main developer machine, for Android and Flutter development. Before, I couldn't find online much information about it, except for two posts written by  Jasper Morgan  from Snapp Mobile, and  Tim Sneath  from Google; but still they didn't answer all my questions and curiosities, which I try to address here. Stay with me if you too would like to know pros and cons of the Pixelbook as a developer machine. Specs Dimensions: 290.4 x 220.8 x 10.3 mm aluminum unibody Weight: 1.11 kg (2.45 lbs) Display: 12.3” 2400x1600 (235 ppi) Processor: 7th Gen Intel® i7-7Y75 Memory (RAM): 16GB Storage: 512GB NVMe solid state For full specs and the other models can be checked  here . Look and feel Pixelbook From the specs you can see immediately how thin and lightweight the machine is, and at the same time how powerful it is. It's solid and robust, it's