Lenovo has just announced a new lineup of small business laptops. They are loaded with some great technology meant for business and personal computing features. These new laptops are the ThinkPad Edge S Series, ThinkPad Edge E Series, and the Lenovo B Series (available in select markets only). The ThinkPad Edge S430 combines style with technology. It features Thunderbolt technology and the newest Intel Core Processors. It will be available in Mocha Black, which adds to ti’s style. It is a 14 inch laptop that features Intel Core processors, a DVD burner, Thunderbolt Technology, and much more. It is packed with all of the features a small business needs. The ThinkPad Edge S430 will be available in June in select markets. Next up we have the ThinkPad Edge Laptops. You can get the 14-inch E430 and 15-inch E530, and many more model as well. On these models you can have Intel Core processors or AMD Fusion APUs, both work great. The feature of to 1TB of storage, USB 3.0 ports, high-resolution camera and more. The 11.6-inch ThinkPad Edge and 13.3-inch laptop gives your small business even more customizations. You can optimize your mobility or improve your performance, with a wide selection of options for the laptops. These ThinkPad Edge Laptops will come in Midnight Black, Heatwave Red or Cobalt Blue covers. They will be available in April. Next up we have the Lenovo B Series, this is their entry level computing lineup. These come with he essential technologies you need so that you can start being productive with the laptops. The B480 and B580 come with Intel Processors while the B485 and B585 models come with AMD Fusion APUs. The Lenovo B Series start at just $349.99, they come with features like up to 1 TB of storage, HDMI Port, USB 3.0 Ports, 4-in-1 multi card reader and much more. They will be available in select markets starting in june! Overall, I cannot wait to get my hands on these new laptops from Lenovo! For more info check out the Press Release below!
New ThinkPad Edge Laptops Fuse Small Business with Lifestyle Computing
Portfolio Includes Essential, Mainstream and Premium Laptops
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC – January 5, 2012: Lenovo (HKSE: 992) (ADR: LNVGY) today announced its new portfolio of small-to-medium business (SMB) laptops loaded with serious business technology and personal lifestyle computing features. The portfolio includes the premium ThinkPad Edge S Series to the mainstream ThinkPad Edge E Series to entry-level laptops in the essential Lenovo B Series, available in select markets. The chic ThinkPad Edge S430 laptop comprises high style and genuine substance with performance technologies and innovations like the latest Intel Core processors and Thunderbolt technology. The ThinkPad Edge 11, 13, 14 and 15-inch laptops include new useful technologies like Lenovo Solution Center to solve common IT tasks, while simultaneously addressing users’ entertainment needs with rich visual and deluxe audio features. “Small businesses are demanding a laptop that can do it all – they want great performance for work tasks and an excellent experience for their own personal computing,” said Luis Hernandez, vice president, ThinkPad Edge Business Unit, Lenovo. “The new ThinkPad Edge laptops exceed these expectations with extras like a new progressive design, speedy boot up and easy management features.”
Style & Substance to Succeed – ThinkPad Edge S430
Image conscious professionals need look no farther than the ThinkPad Edge S430 laptop. This striking laptop in Mocha Black measures less than one-inch thin and has metal accents, a soft-touch finish encased in an elegant thin and light design.
The 14-inch laptop also comes packed with the features SMBs need to succeed with choices of the latest Intel Core processors, a DVD burner or a second hard drive for up to 1 TB of storage, choices of Intel integrated or NVIDIA Optimus graphics, Dolby Home Theatre v4, USB 3.0 ports and Intel ThunderboltTM technology. With Thunderbolt, users can transfer a full-length HD movie in less than 30 seconds and backup a year of continuous MP3 playback in just over 10 minutes.1 The laptop also comes with Lenovo Solution Center powered by Intel Small Business Advantage, a set of tools allowing remote management for energy savings and deploying updates.
Designed to Perform – ThinkPad Edge Laptops
The new ThinkPad Edge 14-inch E430 and 15-inch E530 laptops give SMBs the freedom to choose their level of performance with options of the latest Intel Core processors or AMD Fusion APUs (on the E435 and E535 models) with choices of integrated or discrete graphics. The laptops also feature fast boot up, up to 1 TB of storage that can be combined with solid state drive storage, USB 3.0 ports and a high resolution web camera. The laptop models with the latest Intel Core processors also include Lenovo Solution Center powered by Intel Small Business Advantage. The smaller 11.6-inch ThinkPad Edge and 13.3-inch laptops give SMBs the ability to optimize their performance and mobility with the latest Intel Core processors on the E130 and E330 or AMD Vision Accelerated processors on the E135 and E335 laptops.
The mainstream ThinkPad Edge laptops feature an attractive graphite grey interior with choices of Midnight Black, Heatwave Red or Cobalt Blue covers, featuring the same progressive design of the ThinkPad Edge S430 laptops.
Essential Computing – Lenovo B Series
The Lenovo B Series laptops provide entry users the essential technologies they need to affordably accelerate their productivity. Equipped with choices of the latest Intel Core processors (on the B480 and B580) or AMD Fusion APUs (on the B485 and B585 models) along with integrated or discrete graphics,these laptops offer extreme value, starting at just $349. Users can also extend their productivity with features including up to 1 TB of storage, USB 3.0 ports, an HDMI out port and 4-in-1 multicard reader. Like the other laptops with the latest Intel Core processors, the B Series laptops come with Lenovo Solution Center powered by Intel Small Business Advantage.
Pricing and Availability
ThinkPad Edge E130/135, E330/335 and Lenovo B480/485, B580/585 Series laptops will be available only in select markets, while the ThinkPad Edge E430/435, E530/535 laptops will be available worldwide starting in April from business partners and on www.lenovo.com. The ThinkPad Edge S430 laptop will be available in June in select markets. Pricing for models starts at approximately $399 for the ThinkPad Edge laptops, $349 for the Lenovo B Series laptops and $749 for the ThinkPad S430 laptop.