Marcia Hansen

Ultrabooks at CES: Sleek, Responsive and Portable

Ultrabooks at CES 2012Ultrabooks are front and center in the Intel booth today. They are sleek and sexy and ultimately responsive and very portable. It’s fun to see the expression on people’s faces when they first see them. It’s easy to imagine you’ll want to take one with you whereever you go.

3 Ultrabook Features — you’ll be able to do amazing things with Ultrabooks. Come and learn more in the Intel booth here at CES. We’ll also have more information here on Inside Scoop, so check back for more.

1. Responsiveness You’ve Been Dreaming About — from sleeping to working, you’ll be able to start and resume your work in speeds that won’t make you frown. See the Intel Rapid Start Technology demo in the Intel booth.

2. Wireless Action You’ll Want to Show Off to Friends – you’ll be able to stream content from your Ultrabook to your HDTV with sweet clarity. Check out the WiDi 2.0 and Intel Insider experiences in the booth.

3. Shopping & Apps – You’ll be able to shop till you fall asleep at your keyboard, and access all the apps you crave with Intel AppUp. Apps such as Angry Birds and Nook for PC, as well as new apps only found in AppUp like Mixman Spin Control, making you a mobile music party machine. Stop by the Intel AppUp demo at the front of the Intel booth for the 411 .

Below are some  of the Ultrabooks you can see in the Intel booth. Come by and see all the sleek, responsive, thin and light goodness for yourself.

 Acer Aspire S3 and S5 – get instantly powered on

Asus Zenbook UX21 and UX31 – artistic and oh so responsive

Dell XPS13 – 13″ with Intel Wi-Di

HP Folio and Envy 14 Spectre – bridge personal and professional with security and long battery life you need

Lenovo U300s, U410 and Edge S430 – smart technology and long battery life mean you can work, work, work

LG Z330 and Z430 – beautiful, portable and up in a flash

Samsung Series 5 – 13.3″ and 14″ with Solid State Drives.

Toshiba Protégé Z830/835 and Toshiba Satellite – light and portable, but also durable with the responsiveness you need, and the style you deserve.

Others: Foxconn/Brand, Pegatron, Inventec, Compal.

Stay tuned as we’ve got more Ultrabook posts coming later today. In the meantime, you can get more specifics on Ultrabooks with features and specs that will make you grin.



Marcia Hansen

About Marcia Hansen

Marcia works as a digital storytelling marketing strategist for iQ and the Intel digital newsroom. She joined Intel in July 2010 after her pioneering work in social media at Allstate Insurance. She loves words, movies, photos, and world travel. Marcia holds an M.A. from the University of Missouri where she completed a thesis on digital literacies.