And not just because of ultra-thin notebooks
It is looking like it will be a grim year for notebooks as component makers have given up any hopes of improvement this year.
With 4K/UHD screen, Nvidia GTX 980M and Intel Core i7-6820HK
As rumored earlier, EVGA has unveiled its very first gaming notebook at CES 2016 show in Las Vegas, the EVGA SC17 Gaming notebook.
With an optional Razer Core external graphics box
At the CES 2016 show in rainy Las Vegas, Razer has announced its newest addition to the Blade notebook series, a 12.5-inch ultrabook packed in an aluminum chassis which gets additional GPU power from an optional external graphics box, called the Razer Core.
14 inch HD goes for €2.499,99 and QHD+ jumps to €2.999,99
Razer has brought its 14-inch Blade gaming notebook to Europe and it is available at Razer's own European store from December 18.
But tablets are history
The PC will make a comeback, but the so-called Tablet revolution is history, according to the Chipmaker who missed out on it.
Intel Skylake Core i7-6700HQ quad-core CPU as well
Gaming notebooks usually end up to be a desktop replacement device rather than a portable notebook due to their size, weight and battery life but now it appears that MSI managed to change that a bit by releasing the new 14-inch GS40 Phantom notebook.
Taiwanese notebook vendors are starting to standardise common components including motherboards, heat-sinks, hinges and chassis in an attempt to minimize production costs.
Claims 200 million registered users
The world's fourth largest mobile phone manufacturer, Xiaomi is about to enter the notebook market.
Limited edition with GTX 980 for notebooks
MSI is one of the first notebook manufacturers to officially announce its limited edition gaming notebook that will be powered by recently announced Nvidia Geforce GTX 980 for notebooks graphics card, the MSI GT72S Dominator Pro G notebook.