Don't-Miss Ultrabook Stories

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.

Sony VAIO Chromebook Details Revealed

Someone still believes in Chromebook laptops. Documents filed with the FCC show that Sony is working on one.


Acer Aspire S3-951 Ultrabook, $799 Including $200 Coupon

The Microsoft Store is selling Acer's Aspire S3-951 ultrabook for only $799--plus it's throwing in a $200 coupon, and free shipping.

Ultrabooks in Pictures: The Newest, Thinnest, Lightest Laptops

Ultrabooks, a term coined by Intel, give name to the increasingly thin, light, fast and (relatively) cheap Windows laptops popping up over the last year in reaction to the Apple MacBook Air and the iPad-led tablet craze.

Asus Zenbooks to Get Major Upgrades

Asus' Zenbook Ultrabooks will reportedly get major upgrades in the next generation, including (optional) HD displays.

Tablets Won't Kill the PC, Just Replace It

Tablets won't kill the PC any more than notebooks or ultrabooks have. They're all just different form factors of "personal computer".


Acer Pushes Ultrabook to a 15-Inch Display, DVD

The Aspire Timeline Ultra M3 offers many features of mid-size laptops, including an optical drive, discrete graphics card, and large 15-inch display, but in a thin Ultrabook package.


Intel Ivy Bridge Processors Delayed, but Don't Panic

The first Ivy Bridge chips were due to arrive in April, but they've been pushed back.

Ultrabook Prices Could Drop to $600, Thanks to Use of Hybrid Disk Drives

Some Ultrabook makers are switching from solely solid state drives to hybrid disk drives to cut costs.

Intel Moves Ahead With Wireless Integration into Mobile Chips

Intel is expected to share details this week about its effort to work wireless capabilities into chips, which could shrink mobile devices and PCs.

With Windows 8 Hybrid Laptops, it's all about the Trackpad

Ultrabook makers are reportedly worrying about how to integrate touchscreens with thin-and-light laptops, but don't forget the trackpad.

Fujitsu Roadmap Reveals Ultrabooks, Tablets

The two most interesting items in the Japanese manufacturer’s roadmap are a detachable slate and a Windows 8 tablet.


HP Envy 14 Spectre Now Selling, 15-Inch Version In the Works

The pretty, glass-covered HP Envy 14 Spectre is now available for purchase on HP's website.