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Reasons Students Need an Ultrabook

Ultrabooks are extremely thin and light laptop computers. In fact, according to the specifications they are supposed to be less than 0.71 inches thick if their displays measure less than 14 inches. They are also supposed to be able to handle almost all of the same tasks as a standard notebook. Being this thin and light makes them extremely portable but also comes with the minor limitation of not having an onboard optical drive; fortunately, those are not absolutely necessary these days.

The concept of the Ultrabook is less of a technical specification than it is a marketing term coined by Intel to categorize certain computers featuring its technology. This Intel Technology includes the Core i3, i5 and i7 processors. These ultra-thin ultrabooks are primarily Windows computers the dimensions of which could be compared to Apple’s MacBook Air.

How Ultrabooks can Help Students

These days much of the work done in high schools and universities requires the student to have a fast computer, p…