Seagate’s new 5mm Ultrathin hard drive a game changer

Expect cheaper Ultrabooks in the next few months and tablets with massive PC-like storage down the track thanks to an astonishingly-thin 5mm 500GB mechanical drive announced by Seagate at the Computex computer show in Taipei this week. PC laptop and tablet makers ASUS Lenovo and Dell have endorsed the Laptop Ultra-thin HDD500GB drive and are…

HP Envy4-1045TU lowest price for an ultrabook

For anyone shopping around for a great Ultrabook deal or perhaps an excellent Christmas gift idea Harvey Norman’s 30% discount on all Ultrabooks is definitely worth checking out. The 14 inch HP Envy4 – 1045TU is likely to be the cheapest Ultrabook (selling for $682.20) currently on the market due to the massive discount. But…

HP envy6 1019TX ultimate ultrabook bargain

For anyone shopping around for a great Ultrabook deal or perhaps an excellent Christmas gift idea Harvey Norman’s 30% discount on all Ultrabooks is definitely worth checking out. We have found this stylish 15.6 inch HP Envy 6 – 1019TX to be the most distinguished deal among all other great bargains. The most outstanding quality…

Intel reveals first barebones ‘4×4’ system

Officially called “the Next Unit of Computing” but dubbed the ‘4×4’ for the 4 square inch dimensions of the motherboard Intel expects an assembled baseline system to sell for US$399 with a Core i3 mobile processor 2GB of RAM 40-50GB solid state drive and wireless networking card.The company is quick to point out that it’s…

Samsung 530U4B-S01AU – Extraordinary hybrid Ultrabook at an extraordinary price

The 14in Samsung Series 5 ULTRA 530U4B-S01AU is one of the most unique Ultrabooks on the market and it’s become even more unique because of its insane price: $ 718.40 on special at retailer JB Hi-Fi. What makes this ultra-light 1.79kg laptop so unusual is that it has a dedicated graphics card a DVD burner…

OCZ Vertex 4 512GB review

OCZ has long been at the top of the SSD market even culling off its memory business to focus primarily on storage. To further solidify its already strong position OCZ purchased controller manufacturer Indilinx in late 2011. The Indilinx acquisition not only gives OCZ exclusive access to the best Indilinx technologies but also promises to…

Acer S3-391 – First Ultrabook under $600 as a new wave of price cuts looms

For $599 at MSY Technology the 13.3in Acer Aspire S3-951 becomes the most affordable Ultrabook yet. Given its combination of affordability portability and long battery life it’s also possibly one of the best laptops for students so far. Although it uses a low-voltage 2nd Gen Intel Core i3 and a combination of 320GB mechanical hard…