Top 5 ultrabooks based on Windows 8

Presentation of the new operating system Windows 8 from the software giant - Microsoft - has made a lot of noise on the Internet. Despite a lot of flaws, we can not fail to note the creative role of this system - Windows 8 gave a start to the creation of new, more advanced devices.
Manufacturers of computer equipment have already begun to actively develop new products - tablets, ultrabuki, laptops and stationary PCs. Soon mass purchases of computer equipment based on Windows 8 will begin. What gadgets will start to boost the computer equipment market? Below is the TOP-5 ultrabook based on Windows 8 , which, according to market analysts, will be destined to take possession of buyers' sympathies more than all other devices.


  • 1. Ultrabook Asus Zenbook UX21A Touch
  • 2. Ultrabook Acer Aspire S7
  • 3. Ultrabook HP Envy TouchSmart Ultrabook 4
  • 4. Ultrabook Lenovo IdeaPad U510
  • 5. Ultrabook Samsung Series 5 Ultra Touch

1.Ultrabook Asus Zenbook UX21ATouch

The first place in the TOP-5 is the ultrabook Asus Zenbook UX21A Touch. The device is equipped with a capacitive touch screen with multitouch support, but the screen diagonal users can choose to your taste - the variations of this ultrabook model will be offered with a display diagonal of 11.6, 13.3, 14 and 15.5 inches at a resolution of 1920 × 1080p.
The stable and reliable operation of the ultrabook is provided by: a powerful Ivy Bridge processor and SSD-drives with a total capacity of 256 GB.The device received an aluminum case with a thickness of only 17.8 mm, and its weight is 1100 g. The Asus Zenbook UX21A Touch is equipped with a keyboard with illumination, among its features - automatic adjustment for lighting.
About the price and at least an indicative date for the beginning of supplies so far nothing is known.

2. Ultrabuk Acer Aspire S7

Ultrabook Acer Aspire S7 is the second line of TOP-5 computer devices based on Windows 8, which will soon win the sympathy of users. Its weight is even smaller than the previous ultrabook, and is 1050 g. The device is equipped with an 11.6-inch touch screen with multitouch support at a resolution of 1920 × 1080p. Acer Aspire S7 has a powerful indicator of RAM - 4 GB.Among other hardware fillings - processor Intel Core i5 in 1.7 GHz and SSD-drive in volume of 128 Gb.
Ultrabook Acer Aspire S7 has already gone on sale, and its cost is $ 1119.99.

3. Ultrabook HP Envy TouchSmart Ultrabook 4

Third place - ultrabuk HP Envy TouchSmart Ultrabook 4. It's hard to call an "ultrabukom" - this type of computer device is attributed with a stretch. The weight of the device was 2090 g, but at the same time all the developers position it as a mobile device, which can provide full comfort on the road. Among the features of the gadget is a sound system from Beats Audio with a built-in subwoofer and a backlit keyboard.
Ultrabook received from HP developers a soft, rubberized coating, an aluminum color inside and a shiny touchpad. The main hardware set of entrails is the Ivy Bridge processor and a 500 GB hard drive that is combined with 32 GB of flash memory.
The price of HP Envy TouchSmart Ultrabook 4 ultrabook is $ 799.99.The date of mass supplies is still unknown.

4. Ultrabook Lenovo IdeaPad U510

Ultrabook Lenovo IdeaPad U510 - the fourth place. The novelty, like the previous copy, is also placed with a big creak into the framework of the concept of "ultrabook".The weight of the device is 2220 g with a thickness of 20.3 mm.
Lenovo IdeaPad U510 is equipped with a large 15.6-inch( but not touch, and conventional) screen at a resolution of 1366 × 768p. For the benefit of the ultrabook will work intensively graphics engine Nvidia GeForce 625M for a couple with 1 GB of dedicated video memory. Hardware power is also represented by the Ivy Bridge processor, 8 GB of RAM and a hard disk of as much as 1 TB.
The price of an ultrabook starts at $ 679.The novelty will see the market in the near future.

5. Ultrabook Samsung Series 5 Ultra Touch

Closes TOP-5 ultrabooks based on Windows 8 - Samsung Series 5 Ultra Touch - ultrabook with 14-inch capacitive touch screen with multitouch support. The device weighs 1723 g. The display with a resolution of 1366 × 768p very well supports gestures and simultaneous touch with ten fingers. The ultrabook model will be supplied with different parameters of the Ivy Bridge processor - the basic equipment provides Core i3, and Core i5 may be offered for an additional charge( about $ 50).
There are other technical characteristics of the novelty from the South Korean giant - 4 GB of RAM, a hard drive of 500 GB, which is combined with 24 GB of flash memory.
The price of the ultrabook Samsung Series 5 Ultra Touch is $ 809.99.About the specific date of receipt of new items in bulk sales is not yet known.