8. Notebook Replacement: Asus Transformer Pad Infinity
Conventional wisdom tells us the laptop "killed" the desktop. But now, tablets such as Asus' Transformer Pad Infinity may soon have notebooks running scared. Asus' latest model sports a 10.1-inch, 2,560-×-1,600 pixel display, runs Nvidia's Tegra 4 quadcore 1.9GHz processor, and comes with a detachable keyboard called a Pad + dock. The TF701T, configured with 32 GB of storage, starts at $425; with the QWERTY docking station, $122.