DailyTech Poll Discussion
Do You Want an Ultrabook/Ultrathin Laptop?
January 15, 2012 2:52 PM
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Do you think ultrabooks are the next great thing or just a bunch of hype. Let us know your thoughts!
Are you interested in buying an ultrathin/ultrabook?
Yes, I want to buy an Intel Ivy Bridge ultrabook -- even if I have to pay a bit more, the fast CPU is worth it! (613 votes)
Yes, I want a $500 Trinity ultrathin -- the graphics sound good and the price sounds better! (1,218 votes)
Maybe, but only if those Windows 8 ARM ultrathins appear. (171 votes)
No I'm not upgrading this year, but next upgrade I might buy one. (493 votes)
No way, ultrabooks are a bunch of empty hype! (1,027 votes)
3,522 total votes
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RE: Can't I get a $1000 Trinity ultralight?
1/16/2012 6:28:52 PM
Yeah, $500 is overly optimistic. Can't see how you'd squeeze a decently sized SSD in at that price point. However, they're still ~3-6 months away, so that might help. If AMD manages to snag some decent design wins, it'll probably mirror their current offerings. $100-150 less than equivalent Intel-based chassis for worse CPU and better GPU under same TDP.
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