Monthly archive - February 2012

Samsung launches Series 5 Ultrabooks in India

Samsung launches Series 5 Ultrabooks in India

Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. has launched its new Series 5 Ultrabooks in India. A family of extremely portable, no compromise Ultrabooks, the Samsung Series 5 features a slim design profile with a rich feature set and an Intel Core i5 processor.

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Lower-priced Ultrabooks to drive PC growth this year: research

Lower-priced Ultrabooks to drive PC growth this year: research

The super light and thin laptops that Intel Corp. has placed its bets on are expected to provide new momentum for the slowing personal computer market in 2012, a Taipei-based research firm said recently, as vendors further cut Ultrabook prices.

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Ultrabooks with hybrid drives could start at $600

Ultrabooks with hybrid drives could start at $600

The new devices could appear later this year, with hybrid disk drives helping keep costs low, according to a report. Lower-end ultrabooks equipped with hybrid disk drives could hit price points as low as $600, according to an Asia-based report.

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Macbook Pro headed for redesign in 2012?

Macbook Pro headed for redesign in 2012?

If you love your 13 inch Macbook Pro, you may be disappointed by the Apple rumor that the 13 inch Pro is on it’s way out in 2012.

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Report: Ultrabook prices may drop by 30 Percent in March

Report: Ultrabook prices may drop by 30 Percent in March

You might want to wait a month or two before purchasing an Ultrabook. Prices for the super slim, fast-booting laptops are reportedly set to drop in March and April by as much as 30 percent as inventory is cleared in preparation for the new laptop platform from Intel code named Ivy Bridge.

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Don’t expect ultrabooks to transform the PC market, says analyst

Don’t expect ultrabooks to transform the PC market, says analyst

The ultrabook is the latest fad being pushed by PC vendors. But these lightweight laptops are unlikely to lift the market this year, according to J.P Morgan analyst Mark Moskowitz.

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LG launches new Ultrabooks, notebooks, PC

LG launches new Ultrabooks, notebooks, PC

LG Electronics is launching two new Ultrabooks, two new notebooks and a new PC in the UAE in March.

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How to Buy an Ultrabook

How to Buy an Ultrabook

Tablets? Toys. Netbooks? Nope. The Holy Grail of portable productivity is a no-compromise laptop with a full-sized, comfortable keyboard; easy-on-the-eyes display; all the performance and ports of a desktop replacement; the convenience of near-instant-on startup; and all-day battery life—all in a package so thin and light you’ll forget it’s in your briefcase.

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Living with an Ultrabook – life on the lighter side

Living with an Ultrabook – life on the lighter side

The Ultrabook can basically be described as a Mac Book Air for the non-Apple user. However, the form factor does take a bit of getting used to.

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Lenovo ThinkPad T430u – the Ultrabook that’s All About Business

Lenovo ThinkPad T430u – the Ultrabook that’s All About Business

Lenovo has ended 2011 on a pretty good note, but there’s one niche they haven’t had time to conquer: Ultrabooks. While all other companies released an ultra slim laptop that conformed to Intel’s specs, Lenovo focused on perfecting their ThinkPad business line of laptops.

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