LG will show off a five new notebooks and desktops at CES 2012, including two "Super" Ultrabooks it claims have a speed advantage on a growing field of competitors.
The clever X1 Hybrid will extend battery life up to 10 hours with parts borrowed from the smartphone world, while the T430u Ultrabook focuses on portability and the new B series brings more affordability to the fabled business line.
Acer is said to be making an Ultrabook with a price tag of just $699, which would make it the cheapest of its kind on the market. On top of that, it will have a screen size of 15 inches, larger than any other Ultrabook models currently available.
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Dell says it won't be making netbooks anymore, and instead will be focusing on "thinner and more powerful" (Ultrabooks) laptops. It's the end of an era.
After two unprofitable quarters, Acer plans to stop selling low-end products, and instead focus on producing high-end, super-thin Ultrabooks, says CEO J.T. Wang.
A larger, 15-inch Apple MacBook Air will reportedly hit shelves during the first quarter of 2012, with new 11.6-inch and 13.3-inch models of the ultrabook also expected.
The Consumer Electronics Association is predicting that between 30 and 50 Ultrabooks will be launched at this year's CES in Las Vegas.
HP has returned from its PC exodus with three updated laptop lines: the new HP Folio 13 business Ultrabook, the HP Envy 15 and Envy 17, and the new HP Pavilion dm4 Beats Edition.
Three new Lenovo rumors and newsbits: a quad-core tablet on the way, a Windows laptop with an Android mode, and an $800 Ultrabook next May.
The Asus Zenbook and fellow Ultrabooks deliver sound performance and battery life from an ultra-thin form factor that has traditionally been rife with sacrifice.
Initial demand for Acer and Asus Ultrabooks in Taiwan has been tepid. This may not bode well for their U.S. debut.
An Intel spokesman has said its plan to take 40 percent of the laptop market by the end of next year with its new Ultrabook category of personal computer could prove "challenging" but that if the companies involved work together to reduce costs, it can be…
The UX21 and UX31 Zenbooks will offer speedy bootup, long battery life and ultra-thin profiles.
Intel thinks 40 percent of consumer laptops will be Ultrabooks by the end of 2012. What is an Ultrabook, and why would consumers embrace it so fervently?