- News tagged "notebook"
Thursday, 8 Dec 2011
Taiwanese PC manufacturer Acer has recently indicated that it will be banking on Ultrabooks to return them into profitability. As part of the same move, Acer has also signaled that they will stop focusing on "cheap and unprofitable" products in a blind race for market share.
Wednesday, 7 Dec 2011
Taiwanese memory module manufacturer, Adata Technology has reported that rising demand for tablets, and an influx of short lead-time orders from the Ultrabook sector, led to SSD sales staying at high levels. Hopefully, the strong demand reported will lead to lower SSD prices.
Monday, 5 Dec 2011
Acer's chairman, J.T Wang, feels that Ultrabooks could be the magic bullet that jolts the "Wintel" (Windows-Intel) slump on touch-centric devices. He also mentioned price as a major deciding factor that will make or break the Ultrabook.
Monday, 28 Nov 2011
The best part about the bigger, better and faster competition between manufacturers is that consumers may have full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) Ultrabooks to choose from as early as Q1 2012.
Friday, 25 Nov 2011
It was going to happen sooner or later. Manufacturers, who are now facing a dire shortage of hard drives due to the floods in Thailand, have announced that one they will raise their notebook prices by 2 to 3 percent.
Monday, 21 Nov 2011
Details on the upcoming slew of Apple products indicate certain design changes to accommodate bigger, better components used in the iPad and iPhone, and a thinner MacBook Pro.
Wednesday, 16 Nov 2011
The Dell XPS 14z that was released in China in October, has now been launched throughout the globe. Consumers who have put off getting the 15z because it was too large, can now zero in on the smaller Dell XPS 14z.
Tuesday, 15 Nov 2011
Lenovo launches the IdeaPad U300s Ultrabook and the U400 laptop, both designed for the fashion-conscious.
Tuesday, 8 Nov 2011
ASUS unveils the Zenbook which offers an instant-on feature, and expands its tablet range by launching the Eee Slate B121, which is aimed at business professionals.
Wednesday, 2 Nov 2011
At 1.33kg, the SH771 offers long battery life, DTS Boost, in-built security features, and the USB Anytime Charging plus, which allows busy professionals to charge their devices without having to power up the Lifebook.