Lenovo has just announced 3(three) new laptops and they are Ultrabooks! They are their new Fashion-Forward Ultraportable Laptops! They have a slim design and are very fast. The 3(three) new laptops are the IdeaPad U300s Ultra-book, U300 and U400 laptops! Yao Yingjia ,vice president, Innovation Design Center at Lenovo, said this;

“The new IdeaPad U Series laptops from Lenovo provide style mavens everything they need in a slender, mobile and super chic package. The U300s, U300 and U400 laptops are the perfect luxury accessory this season, liberating consumers on the go to combine productivity and entertainment in one stylish device.”

It combines a beautiful design with incredible performance. They are powered by Intel’s 2nd Generation core processors, it will deliver a fast user experience and a very long battery life. They also have announced one Ultrabook(U300s) that combines performance, style, security and responsiveness all into one slim laptop. Overall, we are very excited about all of these great new laptops!

IdeaPad U300s Ultrabook

The U300s Ultrabook is extremely slim. It is made with Intel, Inside it can handle up to  2nd generation Intel® CoreTM i7 processor with Intel® Turbo Boost Technology 2.0. It also has Enhanced Experience 2.0 RapidDrive SSD technology, this allows the Ultrabook to boot up in as little as 10 seconds. It has a 13.3″ ultra-slim 16:9 widescreen HD display,  up to 256GB SSD Storage, and  4GB DDR3 memory. The thickness of the U300s is just  0.6 inches (14.9mm). It is built out of  a single-piece aluminum shell, this creates sleek and lightweight product. It weighs less than 3(three) pounds, making it very lightweight! It also has a “breathable keyboard”, an Intel® Advanced Cooling Technology. This allows air to flow through the keyboard, the rear-hinge and the sides. This eliminates the need for having any vents on the underside of the laptop. This will allow you to use the laptop for long periods of time and even in bed, without it getting to hot. Even though the Lenovo U300s is extremely slim, they did not lose any battery life. Thanks to the Lenovo Long Life Battery you still get up to eight hours of use and up to 30 standby on stand by. Because it is a Lenovo Rapid Charge Battery you can share 50% capacity in just 30 minutes. It has a 1.3 mega-pixel web cam, USB 2.0/3.0 ports, 802.11n Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth. The IdeaPad U300s Ultrabook will be available in Graphite Grey or a limited edition Clementine Orange.  Pricing for the U300s starts at $1195 and will be available in October 2011. We cannot wait to get our hands on the Lenovo IdeaPad U300s Ultrabook.

  • Long Life Battery- 30 days of standby or 8 hours of use
  • 13.3inch Screen
  • Boot in as little as 10 Seconds!
  • Breathable Keyboard
  • Ultrabook design just 14.9mm thick and 1.32kg
  • 2 Great Color- Graphite Grey or Limited Edition Clementine Orange
  • Glass Trackpad, Full Aluminum Shell, & cool-touch palm rest

 

IdeaPad U300 and U400 Laptops

The IdeaPad U300 and U400 are Ultraportable laptops. They come with 2nd generation Intel® CoreTM processors, this makes the laptops very fast. If you add in the optional RapidDrive SSD technology your boot up time of under 17 seconds. The U300 has a 13.3inch HD Display, while the U400 has a 14inch display and AMD RadeonTM HD5470M 1GB graphics. Both models can have up to 1TB HDD Storage, up to 256GB SSD storage, up to 8GB DDR3 memory, they both also have the same “breathable keyboard” found in the U300s Ultrabook. The IdeaPad U400 also features a integrated slot- loading DVD-RW drive. The IdeaPad U300’s battery life is 6(six) hours of use, while the U400 gets 7(seven) hours of Battery Life. The IdeaPad U300 starts at $799 and the IdeaPad U400 starts at $849, they both will be available starting in October 2011. They are available in graphite grey. We are very excited about the IdeaPad U300 and U400 Laptops!

IdeaPad U300 Laptop

  • Long Life Battery- 6 hours of use
  • Boot in as little as 16 Seconds!
  • Breathable Keyboard
  • Ultraportable book shaped design
  • Full Aluminum shell, Glass Trackpad, & cool-touch palm rest
  • 13.3” high-definition display

IdeaPad U400 Laptop

  • 14” high-definition display
  • Long Life Battery- 7 hours of use
  • Boot in as little as 17 seconds!
  • Integrated DVD reader/writer
  • Full Aluminum shell, Glass Trackpad, & cool-touch palm rest
  • Ultraportable book shaped design
  • Breathable keyboard

IdeaPads Know Entertainment

Lenovo knows hows to add great entertainment in to their laptops.  The IdeaPad U300s, U300 and U400 al feature HDMI Output, HD graphics support, and  integrated stereo speakers with SRS® Premium Surround Sound. All of these features make the new IdeaPads great for entertainment! They also feature Intel® Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology, this lets you bring whats on your computer to the big screen wirelessly! Overall, entertainment possibilities with the IdeaPads are endless!

 

Overall, Lenovo has made a very big splash in the market with these new Ultraportable laptops! We cannot wait to get our hands on these great devices! We are very excited about their new IdeaPad U300s Ultrabook! It combines an extremely slim design and the power of a regular laptop. The IdeaPad U300 and U400 are Ultraportable Laptops are ultra-slim laptops and intelligent technologies, that all add up to making some fantastic laptops! We suggest these laptops to almost anyone looking for a Ultraportable laptop! We will update when more info is available! We should have Hands-On videos with the new IdeaPad laptops sometime next week! Be sure to let us know what you think of these laptops!

 

Press Release

Lenovo Gets Glam with Three New Fashion-Forward

Ultraportable Laptops

Slim Design and Ultra-Responsive Performance Combine for the Must-Have Style Laptops of the Season

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC – September 1, 2011: Lenovo (HKSE: 992) (ADR: LNVGY) sashays into the fashion world with three new luxury laptops, the IdeaPad U300s UltrabookTM, and the U300 and U400 laptops. Bridging haute couture with superior technology, these laptops are designed for fashion-minded consumers who want a product that is stylish, yet also powerful and productive; the ultimate fusion for individuals who take technology and fashion seriously.

“The new IdeaPad U Series laptops from Lenovo provide style mavens everything they need in a slender, mobile and super chic package,” said Yao Yingjia, vice president, Innovation Design Center, Lenovo. “The U300s, U300 and U400 laptops are the perfect luxury accessory this season, liberating consumers on the go to combine productivity and entertainment in one stylish device.”

“People will be wowed with the new U Series systems from Lenovo that combine incredible performance in beautiful and stylish designs,” said Mooly Eden, vice president and general manager of Intel’s PC Client Group. “Powered by our 2nd Gen Core processors, this system will deliver great capabilities with a wonderful user experience and long battery life that people increasingly want. We’re particularly excited by Lenovo’s innovation and as one of the leading time to market partners in the new ultrabook category with the U300s device that combines a no-compromise, must-have mobile experience with performance, security, responsiveness and style.”

IdeaPad U300s Ultrabook

The spectacularly slim U300s UltrabookTM, made possible with Intel, is a unique statement for consumers that equally value style and responsiveness. Featuring up to 2nd generation Intel® CoreTM i7 processor with Intel® Turbo Boost Technology 2.0, and boot up in as little as 10 seconds with Enhanced Experience 2.0 RapidDrive SSD technology1, the U300s is ready to roll no matter what the task. The U300s has a 13.3″ ultra-slim 16:9 widescreen HD display, 4GB DDR3 memory and up to 256GB of SSD storage.

At just 0.6 inches (14.9mm) thick2, the U300s is built from a single-piece aluminum shell to create a sleek and lightweight product weighing in at less than three pounds. Available in Graphite Grey or limited-edition Clementine Orange – the trendy colors have been applied through an electrolytic process, and sandblasted to create a perfect, scratch-resistant coating.

Other smart technologies include the one-of-a-kind Breathable Keyboard, an Intel® Advanced Cooling Technology that allows air to flow in through the keyboard and out of

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the sides and rear hinge. This design removes the need for vents on the underside of the notebook – making it ideal for long periods of use on your lap or even on a pillow!,

Despite its ultra-slim design, with the Lenovo Long Life Battery, the U300s provides up to eight hours of productive use or an incredible 30 days on standby. And with Lenovo RapidCharge its battery can be charged to 50% capacity in just 30 minutes.

Also included is Bluetooth®, high-speed 802.11n Wi-Fi, USB 2.0 and USB 3.0 connectors, as well as an integrated 1.3M (720p HD) webcam.

IdeaPad U300 and U400 Ultraportable Laptops

The IdeaPad U300 and U400 are the epitome of stylish, ultra-slim laptops, brimming with intelligent technologies that let consumers do more, with less. The U300 and U400 laptops come with 2nd generation Intel® CoreTM processors and feature boot up times of under 17 seconds thanks to optional RapidDrive SSD technology. The U300 features a 13.3” HD display while the U400 has a 14” HD display and AMD RadeonTM HD5470M 1GB graphics. Both models can be specified with up to 8GB DDR3 memory, up to 1TB HDD storage and up to 256GB SSD storage. The U400 also has an integrated slot- loading DVD-RW drive.

The Long Life Battery on the U300 lasts for up to six hours of productivity and up to seven hours on the U400. Both models also feature the same Breathable Keyboard technology as the U300s.

Entertainment Abounds

The IdeaPad U300s, U300 and U400 all feature HD graphics support, a HDMI output and integrated stereo speakers with SRS® Premium Surround SoundTM for an immersive sound experience when watching ”Devil Wears Prada” on DVD, streaming Mary Ma’s latest runway show online or listening to Beyonce! Plus, you can bring computer content to life-sized magnitude wirelessly on a big screen from the U300s UltrabookTM or the U300/U400 ultraportables with Intel® Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology3.

Pricing and Availability4

All three laptops are available in a cool Graphite Gray color, and the U300s also comes in limited-edition Clementine Orange. Starting prices for these laptop models start at $1195 for the U300s and $799 and $849 for the U300 and U400, respectively. They will be sold through select retailers and on www.lenovo.com beginning October 2011.

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About Lenovo

Lenovo (HKSE: 992) (ADR: LNVGY) is dedicated to building exceptionally engineered personal computers. Lenovo’s business model is built on innovation, operational efficiency and customer satisfaction as well as a focus on investment in emerging markets. Formed by Lenovo Group’s acquisition of the former IBM Personal Computing Division, the company develops, manufactures and markets reliable, high-quality, secure and easy-to-use technology products and services worldwide. Lenovo has major research centers in Yamato, Japan; Beijing, Shanghai and Shenzhen, China; and Raleigh, North Carolina. For more information see www.lenovo.com.

1 Optional feature.
2 Measured at thinnest point.
3 Wireless display requires a special receiver.

4Prices do not include tax or shipping and are subject to change without notice and is tied to specific terms and conditions. Reseller prices may vary. Price does not include all advertised features. All offers subject to availability. Lenovo reserves the right to alter product offerings and specifications at any time without notice.

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