In the age of ultra-portability and high-end laptop performance Acer's Aspire M5-481PT feels just a bit too big, a bit too heavy, a bit too slow, and a bit too dull.
The Twist has some flaws, but it does what it’s designed to do very well – it’s a great business-oriented tablet-Ultrabook hybrid.
Asustek has delayed U.S. shipments for its dual-screen Taichi ultrabooks, which were available for order from retail sites like Amazon, Newegg and TigerDirect.
PCWorld editors select the best systems—desktops, laptops, and hybrid portables—of 2012.
Looking under the hood of two competing systems, we found considerable similarity in the way ultrathin laptops are sandwiched together.
Voice recognition now fused into Ultrabooks
The hybrid drives have a capacity of 500 GB, and use “tiered storage” to try to mimic the performance of solid state drives.
They look like laptops but behave like tablets. Windows 8 hybrids attempt to do too much with too little, and they will ultimately lose relevance when pure tablets come into their own.
Intel will make a major mobile push at the upcoming Intel Developer Forum as the company tries to remain relevant in a tablet/smartphone world.