Wipro unveils ultrabooks

Wipro Infotech on Tuesday launched a range of ultra-portable notebooks, including the country’s slimmest 14-inch ultrabook Aero Ultra with a thickness of about 19.3mm.
The e.go Aero range comprises Aero Alpha, Aero Book and Aero Ultra, and costs between Rs 39,900 and Rs 49,000.
Mr Ashok Tripathy, Vice-President and Business Head, Wipro Systems & Technology and Infrastructure Availability Services, toldĀ Business LineĀ that the company expects the Aero range of products to contribute about 35 per cent to Wipro Infotech’s revenues. Currently, the laptops and desktops together contribute about 33 per cent to Wipro’s revenues from India.

The company will initially target professionals, but going forward, expects the ultrabook to be used by a broader cross-section of people, all in the domestic market. The products are also manufactured locally in the company’s plants at Puducherry and Kotdwar.