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Any recommendations on a great ultrabook or thin-enough laptop with great battery life for running Ubuntu?

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Shopping recommendations are off topic. See the FAQ. Flagged for closing. –  user68186 Mar 19 '13 at 20:39
    
Sorry! Thanks for the reminder. BTW this was not a frivolous question. I'm an experienced Ubuntu user who was just interested in great battery performance. But I'll find a different place to ask around. –  jerome Mar 20 '13 at 20:19
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Dell has XPS 13 super expensive ultrabook preloaded with Ubuntu. But technically you can buy any ultrabook or zenbook, and blow windows away and install Ubuntu in it. Few models I would suggest to look at are, Samsung Series 9, Zenbook, Vizio ultrabook, hp envy spectre. I think in the end it really depends on your budget.

I personally would buy an ultrabook which has Windows 7 with it (not Windows 8) and dual boot it with Ubuntu.

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