Touch controls not only a mobile phone is now in the course and do not want to stay behind also on so-called ultrabooks. The companies like Asus or Lenovo are prepareing for the arrival of ultrabooks with touch screen. They could appear along with the Windows 8 which brings new elements of control for touch-screen devices. Touch screens, however, require modifications in the design of ultrabooks alias ultrathin laptops to meet the criteria set by Intel.

The first sample of touchscreen ultrabooks have been distributed by producers. Among the biggest supporters of this segment are Asus laptops (Zenbooks) and Acer (Aspire S3).