- News tagged "ultrabook"
Monday, 23 Jul 2012
Dell's aim to produce an ultrabook targeted at software developers for the Linux operating system Ubuntu, has been given the green light. The idea was under consideration since May 2012.
Tuesday, 26 Jun 2012
Powered by Intel Ivy Bridge processors, the 14-inch XPS 14 Ultrabook comes in an aluminum chassis with silicone base and a display with hardened Corning Gorilla Glass.
Thursday, 14 Jun 2012
Apacer hopes to capitalize on the popularity of SSDs (Solid-state drives) among the Ultrabook and Tablet PC brethren with the release of its compact mSATA A1 modular SSD.
Monday, 11 Jun 2012
Toshiba has announced business notebooks and desktops catered for busy professionals on-the-go, including the lightweight Portégé Z930 Ultrabook, the Satellite Pro L series, and the Regza LX800 series AIO Desktop PCs.
Thursday, 7 Jun 2012
At Microsoft's booth in Computex 2012, we spotted a notebook we least expected to encounter - the Toshiba U840W Ultrabook with an ultra widescreen 21:9 aspect ratio display. Screaming of premium build and an unusual screen size, it's a niche product.
Wednesday, 6 Jun 2012
Samsung's booth at Computex 2012 was full of bright, shiny devices. But the ones that caught our eyes were their new touch-enabled Series 5 Ultra Touch and Ultra Convertible Ultrabooks. Here's what we think about them after a quick hands on session.
Ultrabooks with touch screen are expected to dominate the laptop market this year with the launch of Microsoft's latest Windows 8 operating system.
Tuesday, 5 Jun 2012
An innovative new dual-display screen from ASUS, the Taichi is a lightweight ultrabook that features these LED-backlit IPS, full 1080p screens back-to-back. The Taichi blurs the line between an ultrabook and a tablet; it even takes that integration of the two to a new level.
Borrowing a page from high-end hyper cars, the Gigabyte X11 is the world's lightest ultrabook thanks to its full carbon fibre chassis.
Monday, 4 Jun 2012
When Ultrabooks were first released, it was still relatively easy to identify them. However, manufacturers are releasing even more form factors these days which has led to quite a bit of confusion. Thankfully, Intel has stepped in to clarify just what it takes to be labelled an Ultrabook.