Ultrabooks Guide

If you want one of the most portable computers on the market, consider getting an Ultrabook, a new kind of super-thin, ultra-light laptop that wakes from sleep quickly and offers a compelling Windows 8 experience. To help you choose, we've reviewed all the best Ultrabooks of 2014, including those with touch screens and the latest Intel Haswell processors.
September 19, 2013
When it comes to Windows 8, one of the pain points for consumers is learning the various gestures, such as swiping in from the right to bring up the Charms menu. HP hopes to smooth this learning c...
September 10, 2013
Despite worse than lackluster laptop sales projections for Q3 2013, HP is bullish enough to develop the HP ZBook 14, the first mobile workstation to meet Intel's requirements for Ultrabook status....
January 23, 2013
You haven't seen a Windows 8 hybrid like this. The ASUS Taichi makes it ridiculously easy to go from laptop to tablet mode. Just close the lid on this 11.6-inch Ultrabook and you'll find a second ...
July 10, 2012
Arriving fashionably late to the Ultrabook party, the Fujitsu LifeBook U772 should still make for a grand entrance. This 14-inch business-focused system, which starts at 1,149, features an Intel Core ...
June 06, 2012
We've already extolled the virtues of ASUS's Zenbook Prime UX31A with its speedy Ivy Bridge CPU and gorgeous full HD screen and, though we haven't tested the 11.6-inch Zenbook Prime UX21A, we know it'...
March 21, 2012
The Samsung Series 9 15"--the thinnest and lightest 15-inch laptop we've ever seen-- just arrived in our office. Rather than keep all the Ultrabook unboxing goodness to ourselves, we're sharing it with you.
January 17, 2012
The 2012 Consumer Electronics Show is over, but so many tech news stories, product showcases and software announcements came from the convention that you're almost guaranteed to have missed something....
January 16, 2012
Last week's 2012 Consumer Electronics Show was filled with lots of exciting technology that is coming your way in the near future. We shot a lot of video last week with a lot of cool products.
January 12, 2012
This year's Consumer Electronics Show revealed some exciting technologies and devices whose release is just around the corner. We've witnessed the emergence of the Ultrabook, the re-emergence of N...
January 12, 2012
Our reporters and editors uncovered some cool new tablets, laptops and gadgets on the second official day of the 2012 Consumer Electronics Show. Here's a quick recap of the things they found..
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