Post Tagged with: "ultrabooks"

Deal of the Day: Samsung Series 5 Ultrabook $100 Off

In the market for a new Utrabook?  You can’t really go wrong with the Samsung Series 5 Ultrabook…, it is best in class in terms of both build quality and design.  Right now Amazon is offering the Samsung Series 5 with a 2nd generation

Dell Inspiron 14z Ultrabook Up for Pre-Order for $699

We knew this price point was coming for Ultrabooks, but it looks like it’s almost here, Amazon has the Dell Inspiron 14z up for pre-order for $699.  The 14″ display has a 720p resolution and there’s 4GB of main memory along with Bluetooth 4.0, two…

Intel Announces 40 Touchscreen Win8 Ultrabooks, Pricing Down to $699 & SoC for PC in 2013

The Intel’s Ultrabook… Symposium kicks off tomorrow in Taipei and there the industry players will gather to discuss the latest developments of this new product category.  This is the second annual meeting, which is actually held simultaneously in two locations the second being Shenzhen because

More Affordable MacBook Air Pressures Intel & Ultrabook Manufacturers to Lower Costs

Apple recently cut the price of its MacBook Air line by a small margin of $100, but even the moderate price cut might be enough to lure buyers away from Intel and their partners’ ultrabooks. Even though non-Apple ultrabooks start at lower prices, around $700,…

New MacBook Line-up Calms Wintel’s Fears of a Mac Takeover

Wintel-based notebook vendors heaved a big sigh of relief after Apple announced their new MacBook line-up at WWDC. Apple only introduced new Intel Ivy Bridge processors and a retina display for one MacBook Pro. Whewee! Nothing too huge, and the prices are still much higher…

Apple Announces New MacBook Line Up at WWDC 2012 *Update: Video

We were expecting some pretty crazy and pretty amazing stuff from Apple at this year’s WWDC and so far we aren’t being disappointed. Apple just announced their new MacBook line-up: the new MacBook Air and the new MacBook Pro- both ready to ship today.

First…

Computex 2012 Wrap Up Video – Predictable Yet Significant

Computex 2012 is one of my favorite shows of the year, not only because it’s on my home turf but because it gives us a good idea of what the back to school and Christmas shopping line up is going to look like. This years…

ASUS S Series Budget Ultrabook Hands On – Computex 2012

ASUS makes fantastic Ultrabooks, in fact I’m typing this article out on a Zenbook UX31…, so I find it a little confusing that they would group their new S Series in the same category. The ASUS S Series is reminiscent of the Macbook Pro,

Intel Keynote: Ultrabook Security Features, Voice Control & Augmented Reality *Video Round-Up*

This year at Computex, Intel showed off a lot of new ultrabook features during their keynote address. In a playful presentation, the guys from Intel demonstrated face recognition software, voice control (in two languages) and augmented reality. It looks like a lot of innovative technology…

Toshiba Announces New Ultrabook Line-Up: Ultrabooks Coming Late June Early July

This is the announcement we’ve been waiting for: Toshiba’s new ultrabook line-up for the Back to School 2012 season. Recently we reported that Toshiba was planning to end the production of new netbooks in the U.S. Now we see what they have planned to fill…

Acer S7 Touchscreen Ultrabook is Only 12.5mm with a Tempered Glass Lid Update! Video

Acer has released the S7 Ultrabook… which is sports their Ivy Bridge update along side the Fall Windows 8 update. S7 Series is touted as the thinnest Full HD Ultrabook measuring 12.5mm on the market and will come in 13.1 & 11.6 inches.
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RunCore Releases Rocket Air SSD for Ultrabooks and Mid 2011 MacBook Air

As ultrabooks get thinner, memory and data storage get downsized. Manufacturers of SSD’s are taking notice. In a press release, RunCore announced a new SSD,”almost half the size of conventional 2.5 inch SSD’s without the case,” called the Rocket Air. RunCore is targeting the ever…

Intel Develops New Celeron CPUs for Cheaper Ultrabooks in the Fall

This fall Intel will bring several new processors to the market with the intention of driving the price of ultrabooks down. There are two chips in the Celeron series, that are traditionally in the lower-end. The new CPUs are set to be installed in the…

Acer Aspire Timeline Ultra M5 Available in the UK this June

Acer recently announced that the Aspire Timeline Ultra M5… will be on the market this June in UK. The ultrabooks are available with 14 and 15 inch displays and contrary to recent trends and rumors, the Aspire M5 series will include optical drives. A backlit

ASUS Padfone, Ultrabooks Galore, Flipboard & CTIA – News Round Up

Curious what happened this week in tech? We’ve got a news round up for you that’s focused on Moblie computing news, we go touch on the ASUS Padfone which we got some extensive hands on time with, the ASUS Zenbook UX32VD and the HP Spectre…