Archive for: ultrabook

Rumor: Samsung To Kill 10.1″ Netbook Production In 2012, Replace With Ultrabooks.

  • November 27, 2011 10:33 pm

While some would say tablet computers are a “flash in the pan” type of product and category, we’d argue that it is netbooks whose lives are to be rather short-lived. And a new rumor published by Blogeee supports such an argument by claiming that Samsung will kill off their 10.1″ netbook line(s) in 2012…

ASUS Unveils 11″ And 13″ Macbook Air Fighting “Ultrabooks”. Shipping Tomorrow.

  • October 11, 2011 2:31 pm

The fight for the ultra-light and portable scene is about to get heated. Starting tomorrow ASUS’ just revealed ultrabooks, the UX21 and UX31, will hit the market. Both the 11″ and 13″ models will feature ultra-low voltage core i5 and i7 processors, USB 3.0, Bluetooth 4.0, WiFi b/g/n, and SATA III SSDs. The smaller 11″ (UX21) will feature 5-hour battery life and 7-day standby jaunts along with 1,366, 768 resolution. The 13″ UX 31 ups the ante with a longer 7-hour runtime/10-day standby and higher 1,600 x 900 resolution. Pricing starts at $999 and $1,099 respectively.