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ASUS Zenbook Prime UX31A – Ivy Bridge Ultrabook Available on Amazon

The new flagship Ultrabook from ASUS, the Zenbook Prime UX31A… is up for sale on Amazon for $1,149.99 for the i5 edition and $1,349.99 for the i7. It also has a 1080p screen that boasts deeper blacks than even the new MacBook Pro and with

Samsung Series 5 Ultrabook Now in Hot Pink an Mocha

The Samsung Series 5 Ultrabook is one of the best Ultabooks currently on the market and now it comes in Hot Pink and Mocha! So if you’re looking for an Ultra…-thin notebook sporting a DVD drive, you’ll want to check out this detailed video

Samsung Series 5 Ultrabook Gets Detailed Video Review

The Samsung Series 5 Ultrabook is one of the best Ultabooks currently on the market, actually, if I were to open up my Wallet for one Ultrabook, this would be the one. If you’re looking for an Ultra…-thin notebook sporting a DVD drive, you’ll

2011: Year of the Smartphone, PCs Overtaken, Tablets Continue to Gain Ground

According to global shipment number estimates from Canalys, smartphone shipments overtook total client PC shipment numbers for the first time in 2011. The so-called “total client PCs” category includes tablets, netbooks, laptops, and desktops.

Total smartphone shipments in Q4 2011 grew 57% over the same…

Apple Ahead of HP in Global PC Sales, If You Count Tablets as PCs

Every once and a while a story crosses my desk that causes me to just shake my head.  Last year research group Canalys decided to include tablets in their calculations for ranking in the personal computing space.  Today they announced that Apple became the leading…

Lenovo X130e Budget Friendly 11.6 With Core i3 Now Available

The Lenovo X130e… was leaked last month but sadly wasn’t on display at any Lenovo booth that we visited during CES.  This 11.6 inch netbook also gets detailed with a choice of an AMD E300 or E450 APU with AMD Radeon HD graphics or a

Samsung Refreshes Chromebox with Intel Celeron Processor

Aparently Samsung believes in Google’s Chrome as they have just refreshed the by adding a Chrome OS based desktop PC, known as the Series 3 Chromebox. This unit had six USB ports, headphone jack, Ethernet jack, DVI out and two Display Link ports, and was…

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Hybrid has Android Instant On

We’ve got a few new notebooks from Lenovo but the Thinkpad X1… Hybrid caught our eye because its got a very familiar set up, an instant on system that offers up Android. The X1 Hybrid has a fanless “Instant Media Mode” which hopes to promise

HP Envy Spectre Teased in a Video as a Possible Ultrabook

CES is right around the corner and a leaked video has emerged of what looks like another Ultrabook… from HP. There are no details on the HP Envy Spectre, it could be a 14 inch Ultrabook but that’s just a guess.

We’re going to have

HP Folio 13 Ultrabook Review Round Up

The HP Folio Ultrabook… is shipping and the review units have just started hitting the streets. We’ve pulled together a few reviews for you to get an idea of how this Ultrabook stacks up. If you’re looking to pick one up, they start on Amazon

Samsung May Start Outsourcing Laptop Production to Taiwan

Samsung has always built their own notebooks, but in 2012 according to Taiwan’s industry executives said Samsung will outsource an insignificant contract manufacturing of to a Taiwanese ODM.  Looks like Samsung is testing the waters and has been asking around Quanta Computer Inc., Compal Electronics…

ViewSonic Viewpad 7e Among Anticipated Gadgets to Be Featured at IT Month in Taipei

It’s nearly that time in Taipei again, where consumers can get the best deals for consumer electronics at the IT Month fair. It starts on Saturday, December 3, and goes throughout the rest of the month.
Among the tablets to be featured during IT Month…

Tablet shipments to Increase 60% in 2012, Netbooks Fall by 28%

Looking at the tablet market into 2012 the final quarter of 2011 is meant to remain steady an not see any growth. However, but Digitimes Research senior analyst James Wang believes that the zero-growth in the fourth quarter is the joint affect of Japan’s earthquake…

Asus to Break Out “Zenbook” Branding for Their Ultrabooks?

Asus is going to have a special event in New York next week to show off their “real Ultrabook” models, the UX21 and UX31. However, it seems that might not be all they’re unveiling on October 12.

The writers at Notebook Italia saw that if…

Intel Next Generation Processor Haswell Demo at IDF 2011

Haswell microarchitecture uses the same 22nm process CPUs as Ivy Bridge. It would reduce the power consumption in Ultrabooks by 20x as compared to current designs thus providing ten days of connected standby by 2013.
Two chips are meant to accelerate the evolution of the…