Bangalore, India - February 21, 2012:
Wipro Infotech, the India and Middle East, IT Business unit of Wipro Ltd and a leading provider of IT and business transformation services today announced the launch of the e.go aero range of ultraportable notebooks which includes e.go Aero Ultra, which is India's slimmest & first 14" UltrabookTM
From 11.6" ultra-light notebook to the slimmest 14" UltrabookTM, the e.go Aero is a comprehensive range of mobile computing devices to suit every need. The range comprises of e.go Aero Alpha, e.go Aero Book and e.go Aero Ultra.
e.go Aero Alpha is an efficient, optimal and light notebook; just right for everyday workloads. Powered by Intel® CoreTM i processors, the e.go Aero Alpha is graceful in pristine white, with contoured edges and a clamshell design.
e.go Aero Book is an extremely powerful, yet incredibly light notebook. Powered by the latest 2nd Generation Intel® CoreTM i5 processors and an 11.6" LED HD display, this notebook takes design to a different level. With a planner-book styling in an elegant small size, the e.go Aero Book is for those who value style and substance.
e.go Aero Ultra is the ultraslim UltrabookTM. Enveloped in magnesium alloy, the e.go Aero Ultra is an engineering design marvel. With about 19.3mm thickness, this is the slimmest 14 inch UltrabookTM. The e.go Aero Ultra is ideal for those who desire uncompromised mobility and to be "always connected" and on the go.
The feature rich slim UltrabookTM, e.go Aero Ultra sports a 14" LED backlit HD display and weighs just 1.7 kg. Packed with 4GB memory and 500GB hard disk, it comes preloaded with OEM Windows® 7 and Microsoft Office Starter. It comes with an isolation keyboard and a large multi-gesture touch pad. The e.go Aero Ultra has sleek aerodynamic contours merged with advanced thermodynamics, to ensure harmony of design and function. The product is a result of strong cooperation between Intel and Wipro on the UltrabookTM devices. It incorporates revolutionary Intel technologies such as Intel®Rapid StartTM, Intel®Smart ResponseTM and Intel® Smart ConnectTM which enables an always connected state. The e.go Aero range is aggressively positioned between Rs 39,900 to sub Rs. 49,000 price points depending on the configuration.
Speaking about this, Ashok Tripathy, VP & Business Head, Wipro Systems & Technology and IAS, said, "e.go is a product for the progressive Indian on the move. We recognize that there is an increasing need for light-weight, powerful yet affordable laptops. e.go Aero is a stunning ultraportable range, packed with features which will appeal to the evolved user."
"Intel is transforming the computing experience yet again with the introduction of UltrabookTM devices. Ultrabooks offer a secure, immersive and responsive user experience and deliver no-compromise mobility all in thin, light and elegant form factors. We are delighted with the launch of the e.go aero range and especially the e.go Aero Ultra in India by Wipro, which marks the beginning of an exciting journey in personal computing" said Debjani Ghosh, Managing Director, Sales and Marketing Group, Intel South Asia at the event.
About Wipro Infotech
Wipro Infotech, a division of the US $7 billion Wipro Limited, provides enterprise customers with high value Information Technology Products, Software Services, Solutions and Consulting Services in India and the Middle East. Headquartered at Bangalore, Wipro Infotech serves customers in India through a network of 22 offices and 170 service locations across the country. It also has regional offices across the Middle East serving the region.
About Wipro Ltd
Wipro Limited provides comprehensive IT solutions and services, including systems integration, information systems outsourcing, IT enabled services, package implementation, software application development and maintenance, and research and development services to corporations globally. Wipro Limited is the first PCMM Level 5 and SEI CMM Level 5 certified IT Services Company globally. In the Indian market, Wipro is a leader in providing IT solutions and services for the corporate segment in India offering System Integration, network integration, software solutions and IT services. In the Asia Pacific and Middle East markets, Wipro provides IT solutions and services for global corporations. Wipro also has profitable presence in niche market segments of consumer products and lighting. Wipro's ADSs are listed on the New York Stock Exchange, and its equity shares are listed in India on the Stock Exchange - Mumbai, and the National Stock Exchange. For more information, please visit our website at www.wipro.com
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