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Ultrabooks To Sport 480GB SSDs Soon, Courtesy Of Mushkin

Ultrabooks To Sport 480GB SSDs Soon, Courtesy Of Mushkin

PC component supplier Mushkin has unveiled a 480GB mSATA solid-state drive, aiming to change the game for Ultrabooks’ storage capacity.

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Ultrabooks learn to twist, twirl, tilt – and compete

Ultrabooks learn to twist, twirl, tilt – and compete

Laptops have functioned like, well, laptops for so long that it’s a little bit of a shock when you find one with a trick up its sleeve.

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Intel reveals hybrid ultrabook

Intel reveals hybrid ultrabook

Intel has given attendees at its IDF 2012 conference in Beijing a sneak peek at an upcoming laptop-tablet hybrid.

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Report: Intel Bumps Up Ivy Bridge Launch to April 23

Report: Intel Bumps Up Ivy Bridge Launch to April 23

The rumor mill can’t seem to make up its mind about when Intel’s new Ivy Bridge chips are going to make their official debut. In the past few weeks, we’ve heard about delays, a staggered roll out of new product, and most recently, a rumor that Intel is pulling in the Ivy Bridge curtain-raiser by a week to help its OEM partners get their new Ultrabooks on the market as soon as possible.

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Intel: 75 Ultrabook Designs on the Way, Prices to Reach $699

Intel: 75 Ultrabook Designs on the Way, Prices to Reach $699

Intel said on Wednesday 75 ultrabook models are already in development and will include new form factors such as hybrids, which can switch from laptops to touchscreen tablets.

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Dell’s ultra svelte new beauty

Dell’s ultra svelte new beauty

Dells award-winning XPS 13 Ultrabook – acknowledged for its craftsmanship, design and also durability – is now available in Malaysia. Consumers can check out the XPS 13’s uncompromising performance, longer battery life and Intel Rapid Start and Smart Connect technology as well as its other features at all Dell dealers.

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Ultrabook with touch can be 2 mm thicker

Ultrabook with touch can be 2 mm thicker

With Ivy Bridge, this is finally happening. As for convertible or touch screen Ultrabooks, Intel now allows 2 mm (0.078 inch) thicker devices than those without. Intel allows less or equal to 21.0 mm (0.826 inches) for 14-inch systems or bigger and less or equal to 18.0mm (0.708 inch) for smaller than 14-inch systems. With touch screen or convertible, smaller than 14” devices can get to 20 mm (0.787 inch).

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What do you get with an ultrabook?

What do you get with an ultrabook?

A new category of thin and light Windows 7 laptops called ultrabooks has emerged in the past few months, but questions remain about whether the time is ripe to buy or to wait for Windows 8 models with features like touchscreens.

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Envy 14 Spectre Ultrabook weighed down by its price

Envy 14 Spectre Ultrabook weighed down by its price

The same with the Envy: at one level it’s the cream of the crop of ultrabooks, and in several respects eclipses its rivals. But it comes at a hefty price: $1899 with an Intel Core i5 processor and $2299 for an i7 version. This makes it hundreds of dollars more expensive than Apple’s already-pricey MacBook Air.

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Gigabyte U2442 Ultrabook possible game changer

Gigabyte U2442 Ultrabook possible game changer

This year seems to be all about the ultrabook and there are more and more manufacturers competing in the lighter and thinner laptop market. Today we have news about a new notebook from Gigabyte, the Gigabyte U2442 Ultrabook, which will be one of the first to have a screen larger than 13.3-inches and could be a possible game changer.

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