Ultrabook™ – A new era in personal computing

Bridging the gap between PC and mobile

  • Ultra Responsive. Wakes up in a flash so you get quick access to your favorite content
  • Ultra Sleek. At less than 21mm thickness, the Ultrabook™ device is lightweight and highly portable
  • Innovative Interfaces. Use Ultrabook™ software intuitively with speech, gesture and touch-based interfaces
  • Long Lasting. Run for hours, standby for days. Stay connected without having to worry about plugging in¹

The Ultrabook™ concept was unveiled by Intel in July 2011. Since then, a steady stream of exciting new devices has hit the shops. They are bridging the gap between high performance laptops and sleek tablets, by giving users the perfect balance between style, power-efficiency, responsiveness, performance and portability.

But it’s about to get even more exciting. In 2012, sensor and touch features come to the Ultrabook™ category, offering a great opportunity for developers. Consumers want Ultrabook™ devices: the retailers are ready, but is your software ready to take advantage of these new features?

Every Ultrabook™ system has many features for enhanced security, energy efficiency, and a faster start-up. The next generation of Ultrabook™ devices will also include sensor and touch-based user input capabilities. By utilizing these in your software, it will stand out from the crowd and you can ride high on the Ultrabook™ wave.

You can learn more about Ultrabook devices at http://www.intel.com/Ultrabook

¹ Requires a 2nd or 3rd generation Intel® Core™ processor, Intel® software and BIOS update, and Intel® Solid State Drive (SSD). Depending on system configuration, your results may vary. Contact your system manufacturer for more information.