Intel announced the creation of a new type of TV antenna which the company claims to be the world's first embedded balanced antenna for Digital TV on a Laptop.

It uses two antenna cables that surrounds within the chassis of a notebook/ultraportable device. The antenna can grab and keep a signal even without external aerial.

According to Intel, the feature will enable users to to watch digital television on their laptop without the need for an external antenna. Intel claims that the decrease of external aerial could reduces the number of items to purchase, carry and keep track of.

Intel says that the new antenna was developed by the company’s research team and since it was Intel’s' first device of its kind, patent has been made and applied.