EXcaliberPC's Buyer Comparison Guide (Essentials at a glance)
Compare models between Gigabyte's 14-inch (U24 series) GT Extreme Ultrabooks -
U24T-CF1: Known as the touch-enabled model of the new U24 extreme ultrabook lineup. What makes Gigabyte's U24 unique is the latest 4th generation (Haswell) Core i7-4500U processor, NVIDIA GT 750M graphics card, dual-storage ready and Windows 8 professional all inside a 14-inch laptop footprint.
U24F-CF1: If you do not need a touch-enabled screen for your new U24 extreme ultrabook you could save about $100 by choosing this CF1 model over the CF2. Everything else is similar.
U2442D-CF2: A non-touch model as well, slightly weaker system performance due to the use of a Core i5 processor and GT 730M graphics card all to meet the more attractive price point.
Exceed the Limitations of an Ultrabook, Introducing Ultra Slim yet Powerful Laptop
In pursuit of ultimate excellence and perfection, the GIGABYTE R & D Team built the GIGABYTE 14” invincible slim laptop U24F. Weighing just 1.6Kg, the U24F packs a dedicated NVIDIA GeForce GT 750M GPU, an exceptional 4th generation Intel Core processor, a high-speed 128GB mSATA SSD and a large 500GB 2.5” HDD* into its 18.5mm slim and lightweight body. It provides superb audio, visual quality and speedy performance with exceptional HD+ 1600 x 900 display, the Dolby Home Theater sound quality optimization technology, and high quality multimedia with HDMI digitalized interface. Setting a new example of how powerful an ultra thin laptop can be the invincible U24F delivers a performance rivaled by none in its class.
Richer Visuals with Dedicated Graphics
Experience a powerful performance like no other. The U24F comes equipped with the latest NVIDIA GeForce GT 750M 2GB GPU that breaks the limitations of ultra thin laptop graphics performance. The unrivaled power of GT 750M 2GB GPU with its impressive score of P10,000 on 3DMark Vantage is capable of delivering an incredible gaming and multimedia processing experience.
Unrivaled Performance with the all new Intel Core Processor
Experience revolutionary battery life improvement, super-speed performance, ultra-fast image / graphics processing, and many other security protection capabilities with the Haswell platform 4th generation Intel Core Processor. Built on the 22nm architectural process making use of the latest 3D Tri-Gate transistor technology allows for unrivaled performance.
Slim yet Powerful
In pursuit of the perfect slim chassis yet unyielding in performance, the GIGABYTE R & D team has successfully overcome the limitations of the ultra slim laptop form factor and developed it further by installing a powerful machine into a compact design. Packing the powerful Intel Core processor, NVIDIA GeForce GT 750M GPU, and other essential components into the 1.6Kg, 20.5mm super slim and lightweight body was no easy feat thus making the U24F an invincible machine.
High Performance, Massive Dual-storage System
The U24F is able to pack up to mSATA 128GB SSD and a huge 500GB HDD. The dual-storage system delivers high-speed performance and massive storage options. With the incredibly large storage, it's easy to store all your work and stuff without ever needing external storage devices.
Vivid Visual Enjoyment with HD+1600x900 Display
The HD+ 1600 x 900 backlit display enhances the color and delivers sensational images, bringing visuals to life.
Backlit Keyboard with Auto Adjustment
The U24F has an automatic light sensing backlit keyboard. This significant feature adjusts the light to external conditions and makes typing and gaming in dimly lit rooms and dark conditions convenient.
Unique Dual Air Vent Design Provides Cooling and Stability
The U24F has a dual air vent design (one for CPU and one for GPU) that efficiently eliminates heat and keeps noise to a minimum. Despite the powerful features and thin form factor, the unique venting system is able to effectively keep the laptop from overheating, which improves its stability and extends the life of the laptop.
Realistic surround sound
The ability to clearly hear specific sounds in a gaming environment are just a few elements of the Dolby Home Theater Audio Technology. It provides exceptional performance by effectively eliminating sound distortion, enhancing volume and reinforcing even the smallest details of sound. The result is a high-fidelity audio experience that is perfect for gaming, music and movies.