First appeared at CES 2013 in Nevada, the newest 11.6 inch convertible ultrabook from Gigabyte, the U2142-CF2 laptop finally listed in major retailer in US and now ready for order. Comes with new design that makes it can transform into tablet mode, as well as powerful Intel Ivy Bridge ULV platform and full range of port features, Gigabyte U2142-CF2 convertible laptop is one of the best choice for medium to high end business users who looking for a portable laptop for play and work hard.
Yeah, comes with thin, light and a swiveling hinge design in Aluminum Champagne Gold color, Gigabyte U2142-CF2 laptop is perfect for users who need a laptop for work and a tablet for multimedia and entertainment use in one stunning package. Weighing only at 3.06 lbs (1.39kg) and measures 13.35 x 7.40~7.87 x 0.79 inches, this laptop feel light in your hand and comfortable for companion at home, office or when you on the occasional business trips. Reportedly, the Lithium Polymer battery can produces more than six hours of battery life on single charge.
Similar to ASUS VivoBook X202E-DH51T-CA touch ultrabook, Gigabyte U2142 also comes with a 1.7GHZ Intel Core i5-3317U dual core processor and offers a 3 MB L3-Cache with Turbo Boost 2.0 technology to increase processor speed up to 2.6GHZ. Paired with Intel HM77 Express Chipset, 4GB DDR3 SDRAM with two slot (expandable up to 16GB DDR3 RAM) and running on the 64-bit version of Microsoft Windows 8 OS, this convertible laptop provides efficient multitasking and impressive performance for the most demanding business multitasks.
The integrated Intel HD graphics 4000 as graphics processor and a 11.6 inch High Definition Capacitive touch screen display offers bright, clear and good enough image and video quality when you used as a laptop or a tablet. It also uses Led Backlit technology with support a 1366 x 768 native resolution. The built in 1.3 MegaPixel web camera located on the top of display and internal digital microphone also offers clear voice and bright video communication.
For multimedia and office storage, Gigabyte U2142-CF2 bring a 128GB mSATA Solid State Drive (m-SSD). You can also store the file into 2-in-1 Card Reader slot. Unlike the commonly 11.6 inch ultrabook from other brand, this model comes with a full port features, such as Microphone in jack, Earphone-out jack, two USB 3.0 port, two USB 2.0 port, RJ 45 for Ethernet port, VGA port and HDMI port to connect into HDTV. For connectivity, you can use 10/100/1000Mbps Gigabit Ethernet, Bluetooth V4.0 + LE and 802.11b/g/n Wireless LAN.
Furthermore, the Gigabyte’s 11.6 inch convertible laptop also comes with a Kensington Lock, dual stereo speakers, full-sized chiclet keyboard, Smart Recovery, Smart Manager and more. For 128 GBSSD model, Gigabyte U2142-CF2 11.6 inch convertible laptop has a price starting around at $979.00. So, what do you think? Check video below for further information or take a look at Lenovo IdeaPad S210 11.6 inch ultrabook with Intel Core i3-3227U dual core processor for cheaper alternative.