Other than that, the fare on display includes previously announced models just making their way to the states. These include the Booktop M2432 ($1,049 and up), a 14-inch, Core i5-powered laptop that can be plugged into a dock loaded with NVIDIA’s desktop-grade GT 440 GPU. The M2432, meanwhile, is a more imposing sort of machine, with a 15.6-inch, 1080p display, Blu-ray drive, 750GB 7,200RPM HDD and Core i7 CPU paired with a 2GB GeForce GT555M card. Lastly, there’s the dockable T1132N tablet ($1,169), which looks awfully familiar.
All told, we found ourselves primarily gravitating toward the Booktop, whose GPU-in-a-dock reminds us of the Sony VAIO Z, only with desktop-caliber graphics, and without the skinny laptop to go with it. We also looked twice at the T1132N, just because convertibles seem to be having their moment, though if you’ve seen the Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga’s 1600 x 900 IPS display, Gigabyte’s entry seems common. Other than that, we were too busy taking photos of all the gear. Obviously.
Gallery: Gigabyte S1081 tablet hands-on
Gallery: Gigabyte T1132N convertible hands-on
Gallery: Gigabyte P2532F laptop hands-on
Gigabyte’s CES 2012 lineup: tablets, laptops and netvertibles, oh my! originally appeared on Engadget on Thu, 12 Jan 2012 23:09:00 EST.