Gigabyte has released U2440 ultrabook notebook that is powered by the latest Intel Core i-series processor and feature discrete graphics from Nvidia. Priced at 700 dollars, it is expected to hit the market shelves this month (July 2012). The U2440 has a 14 inch display and a 1TB hard disk wrapped in an ulta-thin form factory of 21.5mm.
It supports mSATA to make sure it supports Intel’s Rapid Start technology, which allows the notebook to resume within few seconds from sleep. Gigabyte has come a long way and gone are the days when they were only selling bulky notebooks like Q2535c.
Other features include an HD display (1366 x 768), THX TruStudio Pro audio technology, USB 3.0, HDMI 1.4, 802.11n Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.0.