Ultrabook 2012 Notebook/Laptop Articles

Popular Ultrabook Articles for 2012

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Review

What happens when you take a classic business notebook, mix it with an Ultrabook and add a generous helping of carbon fiber? You get the all new ThinkPad X1 Carbon.

ASUS ZenBook UX32VD Review

It might look like a MacBook Air from a distance, but the ASUS ZenBook UX32VD is a 14-inch Ultrabook running Windows 7 and packed with some surprising power.

HP ENVY 4 Review: Windows 8 TouchSmart Ultrabook

HP's latest ENVY family member has a TouchSmart display and Windows 8 combined with premium components. Is this an Ultrabook worth buying?

Samsung Series 9 NP900X3B Review: An Ultrabook With A Great Display

The Series 9 NP900X3B is Samsung's top of the range offering in the 13-inch ultrabook category. How does this premium, thin-and-light laptop stack up against other ultrabooks?

Dell XPS 13 Review: An Ultrabook For Business Pros

The XPS 13 ultrabook is a unique hybrid of a premuim consumer laptop and a thin-and-light business notebook. Loaded your choice of either an Intel Core i5 or Core i7[...]

Acer Aspire Timeline Ultra M3 Review: A True 15-inch Ultrabook

A major complaint about ultrabooks is that they don't really deliver premium performance. Acer hopes to change that with the first 15-inch ultrabook with high-performance NVIDIA GeForce 640M graphics inside.[...]

Samsung Series 9 NP900X4C User Review

The 15-inch Samsung Series 9 NP900X4C is a larger-than-average Ultrabook with a thin profile, beautiful design and excellent battery life. Is that enough to make it a great laptop? Keep[...]

Dell XPS 15 (L521X) Review

If you think the 15-inch Apple MacBook Pro is cool but you want a Windows PC with a slightly softer touch then the Dell XPS 15 might be just the[...]

The Top Five Lightweight Ultrabooks

In the market for an Ultrabook? We point to the Top Five, based on our reviews and editor recommendations. Check back for updated lists each month.

HP Folio 13 Review: A Lean, Mean 13-Inch Ultrabook

HP's Folio 13 is a 13-inch aluminum-wrapped ultrabook packed with an Intel Core i5 processor and 128GB solid state drive for a price of just $899. Can this HP ultrabook[...]

Acer Aspire S7 Review

This Windows 8 Ultrabook features a beautiful 13.3-inch 1080p display, superb build quality and a stylish design. Read our review to find out if it's worth $1,650.

Sony VAIO T (T13122CXS) Review

The Sony VAIO T13122CXS offers a gorgeous metal design. However, beyond the beautiful exterior, this laptop is only armed with an i3 dual-core processor and priced at $700.

Hands-on Dell’s XPS 14 and XPS 15: A New Standard

When Dell brought back the XPS name, it did so with little fanfare. The first new XPS computers were mediocre, with little to differentiate them from the models they replaced.[...]

Exclusive: Kingston SSDNow V200 Review: New(ish) And Improved At Last!

What happens if a SSD turns out slower than an old hard drive? That was the problem facing the Kingston SSDNow V200. Months after Kingston took the drive off the[...]

Samsung Unveils Windows 8 ATIV Smart PC Tablet Convertibles

As part of the rollout of eight Windows 8 PC models, Samsung took the wraps off the first two entries in its new ATIV Smart PC line-up of touch tablet[...]

Fujitsu Lifebook U772 Review: Don’t Judge An Ultrabook By Its Cover

This is one of the classiest Ultrabooks we've laid eyes on to date - but can that make up for its subpar keyboard and high price tag? Read our full[...]

ASUS Zenbook vs. Toshiba Portege Z835: Ultrabook Showdown

We took a look at two of the hottest Ultrabooks on the market. Both feature a 13.3" screen and fast flash storage, but do the extra features of the ASUS[...]

HP Ultrabooks, Sleekbooks Hands On: Wait, What’s a Sleekbook?

HP's recent launch event proved to be one of the biggest in the company's long history. One interesting announcement was HP's new Ultrabook rival, the Sleekbook. Can further dividing the[...]

Dell XPS 13 vs. Samsung Series 9: Business Ultrabook Battle

We recently reviewed these two 13.3-inch business-oriented Ultrabooks and now put them head-to-head in our comparison test. Find out which one is best.

HP ENVY x2 Hands On Video Preview

Today, HP unveiled an exciting new product - the ENVY x2. Part tablet, part notebook, the new ENVY is HP's first Windows 8 product, and it's impressive.