Gartner Research

Ultrabook 2-in-1, Tablet, Touch and Gesture Dominate Computex 2013

Published: 25 July 2013

ID: G00245943

Analyst(s): Ben Lee , Brady Wang, Jamie Wang, Amy Teng


Intel unveiled "2-in-1" Ultrabooks at Computex, and Qualcomm plans to penetrate the tablet market. Other vendors demonstrated touch, gesture and emerging technologies to improve user experience. Technology providers should improve their offerings based on Gartner's findings in this document.

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  • Impacts


Impacts and Recommendations

  • Intel demonstrates its intention to reinvent the PC by introducing a 2-in-1 strategy for Ultrabooks
  • Initiatives from leading application processor vendors show a tablet focus
  • Gesture (3D), touchscreen and other advanced technology vendors show hardware readiness for advanced HMI designs

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