There is many notebook features Intel Sandy Bridge processor in the market, but they work with Microsoft Windows for operating system. If you looking for a new laptop that has performance for multitasking with Linux-based operating system, you must check this machine. CTL has started to selling their first Ubuntu laptop with Ubuntu (v.11.10) 64-bit from Canonical as the operating system. Dubbed as CTL MB40U, the machines offer powerful performance with features the 2nd generation of Intel Core i family processor and completed with UMA Intel Graphics for graphic accelerator.
Under the hood, the MB40U laptop will be powered by 2.2GHz Intel Core i3-2330 processor, 2.4 GHz Intel Core i5-2430 processor, 2.5 GHz Intel Core i5-2520 processor, 2.6 GHzIntel Core i5-2540 processor or 2.0GHz Intel Core i7-2630qm processor, paired with 4GB DDR3 memory or 8GB DDR3 memory plus big storage capacity from 250GB Hard Disk Drive to 500GB SATA Hard Disk Drive with speed 7200rpm gives you spacious of storage for music, video or paperwork. CTL MB40U also offer 32GB Kingston V+ Series Solid State Drive to 512GB Kingston V+ Series Solid State Drive or 40gb Intel Solid State Drive to 160gb Intel Solid State Drive provide faster computing experience than Hard Disk Drive.
In term of size, the first Ubuntu notebook from CTL measures in 13.54 x 9.35 x 1.33 inch with weight at 4.85 LBS plus sporting 14.1 inch LED LCD Widescreen display with resolution at 1366×768 pixels and 6-cell Lithium-ion battery provide up to five hours of battery life in single charge make it ideal for travel companion without worrying about the need to recharge in few hours.
As the Ubuntu device, CTL MB40U 14 inch laptop also offer Ubuntu One service to stream music from their personal Ubuntu One cloud to other device and Ubuntu Software Center to download free or paid apps. Thanks to 1.3 Mega Pixel web camera on the top screen with integrated microphone, you can make video calling or conference with your friends or business contact and with internal stereo speakers with HD Stereo Audio plus audio jack, you can enjoy your favorite music or straming video in the internet.
Other specification on the MB40U are 3-in-1 card reader, USB port, VGA port, HDMI port to connect with HDTV, RJ-45 Gigabit LAN interface for wired connection and Intel N6200 a/b/g/n Pro Wireless for wireless internet use. CTL MB40U 14 inch notebook is available in CTL webpage for cost starting at $449 with 1 Year Parts and Labor Warranty.