Lenovo Singapore has announced the launch of their quad-core IvyBridge products – the IdeaCentre A720 all-in-one PC, IdeaPad Y480 and ThinkPad Edge E430 laptops. The A720 claims to incorporate a foldable screen with 10-point multi-touch for comfortable use; the IdeaPad Y480 is designed to bring high-performance entertainment, while the stylish ThinkPad Edge E430 is targeted at business users.
Lenovo IdeaCentre A720
Sporting a sleek metallic exterior, the Lenovo IdeaCentre A720 claims to be the industry's slimmest 27-inch all-in-one (AIO) at just 24.5mm. It has an adjustable hinge that allows the frameless screen (with 10-point multi-touch) to be pulled towards the user at -5-degree and folded back up to 90-degree, making it extremely comfortable to use even after long hours. Internally, it is powered by NVIDIA GeForce graphics, up to 1TB hard disk and 64 GB SSD storage. Other features include Dolby Home Theatre V4 audio, Lenovo High-Sense (720p HD) Webcam, and Lenovo IdeaTouch (a suite of touch-optimized applications and games).
Lenovo IdeaPad Y480
Featuring a dark gray finish, the Lenovo IdeaPad Y480 laptop is designed to handle intensive multimedia applications and comes with a back-lit keyboard and large touchpad for computing comfort. It is equipped with NVIDIA GeForce GTX660M graphics (with 2GB GDDR5 VRAM), and full high definition display that is ideal for gaming and multimedia. On top of that, the IdeaPad Y480 comes with Dolby Home Theatre V4 enhanced audio, JBL designed speakers and OneKey Theater II to provide bright images and richer audio for your enjoyment.
Lenovo ThinkPad E430
The ThinkPad E430 is built to meet the requirements of every SMB. The 14-inch business laptop has a black lid with rounded corners and is equipped with the latest Intel Core processors, choices of integrated or discrete graphics, up to 1TB of storage that can be combined with solid state drive storage, USB 3.0 ports and a high resolution web camera. The ThinkPad E430 also comes with Lenovo Solution Center powered by Intel Small Business Advantage.
Pricing and Availability
The Lenovo IdeaCentre A720 will be available from the first week of June, retailing at S$2,699. The IdeaPad Y480 will be available from the first week of May with a retail price of S$1,499, while the ThinkPad Edge E430 will be available in mid-May, starting from S$1,249.