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Posts Tagged ‘Ultrabook’

  • Touchscreen-equipped, super lightweight, and a solid performer, the ACER Swift 5 is not to be underestimated, but don't be too dazzled either.

    REVIEW: ACER Swift 5

    September 2, 2018 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off on REVIEW: ACER Swift 5

    Touchscreen-equipped, super lightweight, and a solid performer, the ACER Swift 5 is not to be underestimated, but don’t be too dazzled either. The ACER Swift 5 notebook is hailed as the world’s lightest 15-inch notebook PC. The design of the Swift was...

  • Dell unveils Latitude 7000 Series Ultrabooks

    September 4, 2013 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Dell unveils Latitude 7000 Series Ultrabooks

    Dell has unveiled the newest additions to its line of commercial PCs: the Latitude 7000 Series Ultrabooks, Latitude 5000 Series and Latitude 3000 Series laptops. With this new suite, Dell balances design, construction and durability to offer businesses of all...

  • Logitech launches ultra-thin Touch Mouse

    August 28, 2013 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Logitech launches ultra-thin Touch Mouse

    Today Logitech  introduced its first ultra-portable touch mouse. The slim design of the Logitech Ultrathin Touch Mouse perfectly complements today’s computers, with sleek lines and a brushed aluminum body. “Our personal technology needs are evolving...

  • In Pictures: Acer’s New York City press launch

    May 6, 2013 • FeaturesComments Off on In Pictures: Acer’s New York City press launch

    Taiwanese electronics manufacturer Acer revealed their new line-up of tablets and notebooks at an international launch conference in New York City last week Friday and offered the world a glimpse into their future strategy to increase global market share....

  • Acer launches “amazing” new products

    May 6, 2013 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off on Acer launches “amazing” new products

    Taiwanese electronics manufacturer Acer revealed their new line-up of tablets and notebooks at an international launch conference in New York City last week Friday and offered the world a glimpse into their future strategy to increase global market share....

  • Review: Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 13

    March 18, 2013 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Review: Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 13

    Lenovo recently launched its latest Ultrabook, the IdeaPad Yoga 13, into the South Africa market, and while this seems like a normal laptop, it has one special function. The unit possesses the ability to be folded over completely and double-up as a tablet....

  • ASUS unveils new notebooks for SA

    November 21, 2012 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on ASUS unveils new notebooks for SA

    Technology maker ASUS revealed their latest line-up of notebooks and tablets yesterday in Johannesburg for the South African market. While the majority of their new product range includes notebooks, a number of the products are world-firsts for tablets...

  • Intel CEO Paul Otellini to retire

    November 19, 2012 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Intel CEO Paul Otellini to retire

    Intel Corporation has announced that the company’s president and CEO, Paul Otellini, has decided to retire as an officer and director at the company’s annual stockholders’ meeting in May, starting an orderly leadership transition over the...

  • Lenovo showcases new ThinkPad X1 Carbon

    September 10, 2012 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Lenovo showcases new ThinkPad X1 Carbon

    Lenovo has announced the ThinkPad X1 Carbon, its flagship Ultrabook, highlighting 20 years of ThinkPad innovation and kicking off celebration of the ThinkPad brand’s 20th anniversary. Lenovo showcased the X1 Carbon along with the new ThinkPad T430u...

  • Review: Dell’s XPS 13 Ultrabook

    June 11, 2012 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Review: Dell’s XPS 13 Ultrabook

    Ultrabooks are fast becoming the must-have laptop for the busy worker or the quick browser. With their incredible boot-up and shut down speeds, they are becoming faster, quieter and thinner. Dell’s XPS 13 falls squarely into the Ultrabook mould, and...

  • HP takes to the skies with new Ultrabook

    April 18, 2012 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off on HP takes to the skies with new Ultrabook

    Electronics manufacturer Hewlett-Packard today celebrated the launch of their latest Ultrabook, the Folio13 with a number of scenic flights over Johannesburg, South Africa. Since the Folio13 Ultrabook is incredibly light, HP arranged for journalists and...

  • Aspire S5 Ultrabook named Best Laptop of CES 2012

    January 17, 2012 • Gadgets and GamingComments (3)

    The Acer Aspire S5 Ultrabook was recently named the best laptop of CES 2012 by Laptop Magazine as well as being voted the “Crowd Favourite” thanks to its sleek and innovative design. Acer unveiled the world’s thinnest Ultrabook with the Aspire S5,...

  • Acer unveils world’s thinnest Ultrabook

    January 9, 2012 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off on Acer unveils world’s thinnest Ultrabook

    Electronics maker Acer has revealed the world’s thinnest Ultrabook at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. The Aspire S5 is an ultra-slim device that measures only 15 mm at the maximal point, and weighs less than 1.35 kg –...

  • Don’t be fooled by computer stores

    December 2, 2011 • Top StoriesComments Off on Don’t be fooled by computer stores

    The year was 1971. Pop icon Jim Morrison from The Doors was found dead in a Paris bathtub. Apollo 14 landed on the moon. In South Africa, the SABC lifted its ban on The Beatles. In the technology world, Intel took to market its first microprocessor, the 4004,...

  • 2012 to be the year of the Ultrabook

    November 23, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on 2012 to be the year of the Ultrabook

    If 2010 was the year of the Netbook and 2011 the year of the Tablet, then 2012 is set to be the year of the Ultrabook – a device that works like a laptop, but is half the size. That was the overwhelming message from 2011’s final SHIFT event – SHIFT...

  • Acer unveils Aspire S3

    October 28, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Acer unveils Aspire S3

    Electronics manufacturer Acer has unveiled their first Ultrabook, the Acer Aspire S3. Acer claims that the S3 combines the best features of notebook and mobile devices, giving customers the powerful performance for digital creation while being ultra-fast....