Toshiba Portege Z830, Lenovo Ideapad U300S best ultrabook. Other important ultrabooks include HP Folio (DM3), Acer Aspire S3, ASUS UX21
Ultrabook is a standard set by the chip maker giant Intel for notebooks. Intel has branded notebooks as Ultrabooks, which run on its second generation Sandy Bridge Core processors and have a weight below 3 pounds. Intel claims that Ultrabooks should incorporate new CULV Intel CPUs, integrated graphics, flash-based SSDs and five hour battery life and many others.
But many technology makers show off all their lightweight notebooks as Ultrabooks so as to attract customers. Here we introduce to you six real Ultrabooks that are either launched or about to be launched in coming months. Just get through the article to find six real Ultrabook notebooks for you.
HP Folio (DM3)
HP Folio DM3 is a keenly awaited 13.3-inch Ultrabook from the American technology maker HP. The notebook that weighs at 1490 grams is to come with a set of sufficient ports and other features. You will have full-sized HDMI port, a gigabit Ethernet, one USB 2.0 port, one USB 3.0 port and much more on the HP notebook. Like the new Apple MacBook Air, HP Folio will have backlit keyboard. Thanks to the Dolby Advanced Audio certified Altec Lansing speakers, the computer offers great music experience. The notebook comes with Intel Core i3 2367M clocking at 1400 MHz, Intel HD Intel HD Graphics 3000 and 4GB of RAM, which can be expanded up to 8GB.
Toshiba Portege Z830
Toshiba Portege Z830 is counted as one of the best 13-inch Ultrabooks so far. The 1.4kg notebook more looks like a business notebook. Its aluminum casing, wonderful design and capability to stream 1080p video wirelessly makes Toshiba Portege Z830 a great notebook. The Toshiba Ultrabook is powered by 1600MHz Intel Core i5 2467M processor, Intel HD Graphics 3000 and 4GB of RAM. Its 13.3-inch LED backlit display offers a resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels. Features like Ethernet 10/100/1000, HDMI, SDXC (SDHC, SD Compatible), two USB 2.0 ports, one USB 3.0 and VGA add into the capability of the notebook.
Acer Aspire S3
Acer Aspire S3 comes in Intel Core i5 and i7 ultra-light categories. But some early hard drive issues of the device’s HDD/SSD models harmed the reputation of Acer’s Ultrabook. However, its SSD-only models turned into one of top Ultrabooks in the market. The Acer Ultrabook is equipped with a 13.3-inch LED-backlit LCD display with 1366 x 768 pixels, 1600MHz Intel Core i5 2467M processors, Intel HD Graphics 3000, 4GB of RAM and Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium. You have HDMI port, SDHC Card Slot, two USB 2.0 ports, 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi, BT 4.0+ HSR, microphone, 1.3-MP Webcam and many other features.
Asus UX31 is one of the first Ultrabooks in stores. The Asus Ultrabook runs on 1700MHz Intel Core i5 2557M processor, Intel HD Graphics 3000 GPU and 4GB of RAM. The Windows 7 notebook is up with a 13.3-inch LED backlit display with a resolution of 1600 x 900 pixels. The notebook highlights micro HDMI, SDHC Card Slot, VGA (Mini), USB 2.0, USB 3.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, BT 4.0 and others.
Lenovo Ideapad U300S
IdeaPad U300S is one of chief Ultrabooks the market has today. The notebook comes with dazzling features like Anti-Theft, Wi-Di and Rapid-Charge. Ideapad U300s looks great with its aluminum chassis, glass touchpad and 13.3-inch LED backlit display with a resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels. It runs on a 1600MHz Intel Core i5 2457M processor, Intel HD Graphics 3000 GPU, Windows 7 Home Premium OS and 4GB of RAM. Further, you have HDMI port, one USB 2.0 port, one USB 3.0 port, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, BT 3.0, Stereo speakers, 1.3-MP Webcam, microphone, Rapid Charge Feature and many others on the Lenovo Ultrabook.
ASUS UX21 is yet another Ultrabook from the Taiwanese technology maker. The trendy Ultrabook is up with a Glossy 11.6-inch 1366 x 768 display, 1600MHz Intel Core i5 2467M processor, Intel HD Graphics 3000 GPU and 4GB of RAM. ASUS UX21 is known for its lightest and smallest body. The ASUS notebook features Micro HDMI, VGA (Mini), Headset i/f (Mic+Line), one USB 2.0 port, one USB 3.0 port, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, BT 4.0, Sleep ‘n Charge USB, microphone, Stereo speakers, 0.3-MP Webcam and others.