Current Pavilion laptops have gotten a bit of a makeover, plus a new almost-ultrabook entry.
Not all ultrathin laptops have Intel's proprietary ultrabook sticker.
Based on HP's Envy Ultrabook and Sleekbook unveilings yesterday, it's clear that the naming problems for slim laptops aren't going away anytime soon.
While not the buzzword it was in 2012, Intel's ultrabook has its fingerprint everywhere at CES 2013.
The wildcard for HP's new PCs is whether they have the designs and enough sex appeal to entice workers to tote them to their corporations.
The design of Toshiba's high-end Kirabook hasn't changed since last year, but it has aged gracefully. The components get an update and the battery life gets a big boost, making this an all-around excellent, but expensive, ultrabook.
The most important things to know when shopping for a new laptop, hybrid, or Windows tablet.
How inexpensive can an ultrabook get? For HP, today's answer is $749 -- or, if you're considering an AMD "sleekbook," $599.
With high expectations for new Intel chips, Windows 8, Thunderbolt, and slim ultrabook laptops, personal computers were in many ways the star of the show at CES 2012.
The HP Spectre TouchSmart XT is a rare superslim 15-inch laptop with a touch screen, but for the premium price, it should include more high-end extras.