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Can an 'Ultrabook' match Apple appeal, pricing?

Ultrabooks are always going to be compared to Apple's MacBook Air. That's a fact of life. So, can they match the Air's pricing and build quality?

By August 5, 2011

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Intel describes three phases of the 'Ultrabook'

Intel has provided an Ultrabook release schedule, which points to the inclusion of technologies like USB 3.0 and Thunderbolt inside "insanely sleek" systems.

By July 29, 2011

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Ultrabooks to get tap-and-pay function next year

Customers can soon make payments by tapping special credit cards or smartphones against new laptops. The system will work with Google Wallet.

By November 13, 2011

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Toshiba Ultrabook to debut at Best Buy for $799

Toshiba and Best Buy are getting together to roll out the cheapest Ultrabook yet, dipping just below the $800 mark.

By November 13, 2011

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$800 ThinkPad Ultrabook to reportedly take on MacBook

Lenovo offers one of the first hints of Ultrabook laptop pricing in 2012. A future ThinkPad Ultrabook will fall further into mainstream laptop pricing territory, according to a report.

By November 13, 2011

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A peek at Intel chip headed to Ultrabooks

Intel's "Haswell" chip will likely power future MacBooks and Ultrabooks and squeeze in even more performance into sub-one-inch laptops as well as tablets.

By November 10, 2011

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Are slow sales forcing Asus, Acer to cut ultrabook orders?

The only sometimes reliable Web site Digitimes says the companies have cut ultrabook orders by 40 percent through the end of 2011.

By November 10, 2011

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Toshiba ultrabook priced at $899 at Best Buy

Toshiba Portege Z830 series ultrabook will start at $899, well below the price of Apple's least expensive 13.3-inch MacBook Air.

By November 8, 2011

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Ultrabooks to see fast growth, says analyst

Ultrabooks' share of the laptop market is expected to jump in the coming years but price remains a challenge, according to IHS-iSuppli. Windows 8 will also be crucial to spurring the market.

By November 7, 2011

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Intel 'Ultrabook' touts tablet-like features

Chipmaker's Ultrabook will attempt to mainstream designs similar to Apple's MacBook Air. Like the Air, Ultrabooks will also have tablet-like attributes.

By May 30, 2011