Don't-Miss Ultrabook Stories

Dell XPS 13: Gray With MacBook Air Envy

The XPS 13 is a fine, well-made, durable-seeming laptop with some style, but some people may prefer to spend their money on a faster processor and a lot more storage.

Ultrabook Prices Could Dip to $599 Thanks to Use of Plastic Materials

These lower-priced Ultrabooks will use plastic materials for the chassis, rather than the more pricey aluminum used today.

Samsung Series 9 Ultrabooks to Get Ivy Bridge Update

The 15-inch laptop will sport a Core i5 3317U processor clocked at 1.7Ghz, but Samsung didn’t say when it would be available to buy, or for how much.

Sony Launches First Vaio Ultrabooks

Sony is joining Intel's ultrabook push with the new Vaio T family, which includes models with 11.6-inch and 13.3-inch screens, the company said on Wednesday.

Patience--Wait for Ivy Bridge Ultrabooks

Put your wallet away. With Ivy Bridge ultrabooks promised in a matter of weeks, it would be foolish to spend money buying an ultrabook right now.

First Ivy Bridge Ultrabook Laptops to Launch June 5

Although the first round of Ivy Bridge processors is headed to high-end PCs, Ultrabooks--and laptops in general--seem to be the real winners when it comes to upgrading to Intel's new processor line.

13 Quad-Core Intel Ivy Bridge Chips Expected

The first wave of Ivy Bridge chips reportedly include 13 quad-core processors and are designed for desktops. Dual-core processors for Ultrabooks and other hardware will roll out later this spring.

Intel's First Ivy Bridge Chips Won't Be for Ultrabooks

Intel said Tuesday that its first Core processors based on the Ivy Bridge microarchitecture will go into high-end desktops and laptops.

Intel Shows Off Pricey 'Cove Point' Ultrabook-Tablet Hybrid

Intel's latest concept for Ultrabook-tablet hybrids is beautiful but expensive.

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Intel's Ivy Bridge Launch Hints of Refreshed MacBook Pro

Apple is suspected to be the first manufacturer to launch an Ivy Bridge-equipped laptop, before new ultrabooks adopt the chip in May.

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

Intel says the Ultrabooks will include new form factors such as hybrids that can switch from laptops to touchscreen tablets.

HP Folio 13 Ultrabook, $800

BuyDig.com is selling the HP Folio 13 Ultrabook for only $800, with free shipping (with a mail-in rebate).

No Foolin' -- Find Tablet Bargains in April

Deal-finder site reports it's a good month for buyers of 55-inch TVs, Lapzillas, and ultrabooks.

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Intel Ivy Bridge Chips: Launch Dates Leaked

Should you buy a laptop now with a second-generation Intel Sandy Bridge processor or hold out for the next-generation chip? Here's a schedule of what's coming up and when.

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iPad vs. Ultrabook: Picking the Perfect Next-Gen Laptop

in Belize, an iPad proved the better product for communication, but for actually getting the job done a Toshiba Ultrabook won out.