Intel unveils fourth-generation Intel Core processor with 'all-day battery life'

Intel is launching its latest Intel Core processor today at CES 2013. Formerly known

as Haswell, the latest Intel chip will bring all-day battery life to the latest ultrabooks. Intel says this will equate to around 9 hours of continuous battery life on new systems. This new chipset is designed for a new ultrabook detachable reference design codenamed North Cape that converts into a 10mm tablet which will run up to 13 hours while docked.

Intel showed off a reference design on stage that has a battery both underneath the keyboard and behind the display on a Core i5 / i7 system. Along with the new reference design, Intel says ultrabooks will require touch input for fourth-generation Core systems.

We're covering Intel's 2013 press conference here, stay tuned for more information on Intel's latest Core processor.

this is great news for many that use their ultrabook a lot