In 2013 Windows 8 will start replacing Windows 7 and in fact it has already started replacing. There will be some special features in the laptops of 2013 like Windows 8 operating system, 3rd generation ivy bridge processors, touch screen interface and convertible screen that lets you use your laptop like a tablet. Here are the latest Windows 8 laptops that you can buy in 2013
Latest Windows 8 Laptops for 2013
1. Dell Latitude 6430u Ultrabook
Dell Latitude 6430u Ultrabook is 33 percent slimmer and 16 percent lighter than the current generation of dell’s 14-inch existing notebooks. This ultrabook weighs only 1.6 kg. It is powered by Intel’s latest third generation Core processor. There are separate models of this laptop each gives you the option to select i3, i5 or i7 processor. This Ultrabook is extremely durable as it is designed to meet United States Military test standard that subjugates systems to harsh conditions.It comes packed with 6 cell Lithium polymer battery that works up to 10 hours in a single charge. Latitude 6430u comes with 8 GB RAM and runs on Widows 8 operating system. This is the first ultrabook featuring WiGig , that means you can access internet up to the speed of 7 Gigs bytes per second. Dell Latitude 6430u will be priced around $1000. This latest Windows 8 laptop is at the top in my buy list.
2. HP Envy Spectre Touchsmart XT
HP Envy Spectre Touchsmart XT is a slim 15-incher IPS touch screen, 18 millimeters thick ultrabook weighting 4.7 pounds. It is powered with Intel Ivy Bridge processor runs on Windows 8 operating system and is paired with 32 GB SSD storage drive. It can also be configured with SSD or HHD for storage. The laptop comes with wide range of connectivity options like Ethernet jack, two USB 3.0 ports, one USB 2.0, a memory card reader, a 3.5mm headphone port and a Kensington lock slot.It’s the first HP system to have a Thunderbolt port. The price of 15-inch Spectre XT TouchSmart starts at $1,400. This Windows 8 HP ultrabook is 2nd in my buy list.
3. Sony Vaio T13
This is the upgraded version of existing Vaio T13 model, which is fitted with touch Panel to support Windows 8 . This highest spec model comes with a Core i7 processor, 1366 x 768 resolution, 256GB SSD and 8GB RAM. With its brushed-aluminum chassis, wide island-style black keyboard, and edge-to-edge display, the T13 Touch gives the look of Macbook Pro. It weighs slightly above 4 pounds , that is heavier than the competitors. The battery backup is decent and last up to 7 hours. The price starts from 850$ and goes up to 1600$ .
4. Acer Aspire M5
There are two models of Acer Aspire M5. Both models are powered by Intel Ivy Bridge processor along with Turbo Boost Technology 2.0 and runs on Window 8 operating system. The M5-481PT is 14 inch with capacitive touch screen display with 10 point multi touch support and M5-581T is 15.6 inch with magnesium alloy case. The 14 inch laptop model features a multi touch display with edge-to-edge glass and an aluminum case. While the 15 inch model is bit heaver and come with magnesium alloy construction. Both models are powered by Intel Ivy Bridge processor along with Turbo Boost Technology 2.0 and runs on Window 8 operating system. The laptops comes with storage space of 500 GB hard drive with 20 GB SSD disk, built in optical disk drive, full sized Ethernet port, backlit keyboard, HDMI port and USB 3.0.
5. ASUS ZENBOOK UX21A
ASUS ZENBOOK UX21A is powered by 3rd generation Intel Core i7 processors with Ivy Bridge along . There’s also 4GB of DDR3 memory, up to 256GB of SSD storage, and a multitouch trackpad for those times you’re not in the mood to peck at the display. Its a ultra slim Windows 8 laptop measures at only 3mm front and 9mm rear. It has a full HD IPS display capacitive touch screen with backlight keyboard. It has 2 USB 3.0 ports, 1 micro HDMI port and 1 Mini VGA port. Price $1099