Monday, January 09, 2012
CES: New Tablet, Android TV, Laptop And Notebooks by
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Lenovo is showcasing AIO PCs, tablets, notebooks,
smartphones and Smart TVs at CEs 2012.
IdeaTab S2 10
Thinner than its predecessors, the IdeaTab S2 10-inch
is just one-third of an inch thin and, at a
light 1.1lbs, is one of the lightest 10-inch
tablets available today. It features the new Qualcomm
Snapdragon 8960 dual core CPU and Android 4.0 operating
systems. Running Lenovo Mondrian UI, the user-friendly
IdeaTab S2 10" displays customized content and includes
easy access to the Lenovo App Shop and the Android
Market for apps. Its detachable design, combined with a
light keyboard dock, can deliver 20 hours of battery
The S2 smartphone includes the latest Qualcomm
Snapdragon technology and Android 2.3 operating system.
The device includes a Kernel-level security system to
protect personal data, prevent phishing, and control
network and SMS traffic. The smartphone is also
equipped withan 8MP super camera. S2 is also ready for
the Cloud, and instantly syncs photos, music, videos
and personal information with a dedicated online
K91 - Smart TV to Run Android 4.0 OS
As the world's first smart TV powered by QualComm's
8060 Snapdragon dual core CPU, the K91, also runs the
Android 4.0 operating system. Its smart "Sandwich" UI
unites three major smart TV functions, including Video
On Demand (VOD), Internet applications and traditional
TV programs. The online HD VOD is tailored to an
individual consumer?s viewing history, and delivers the
picture and audio with 3D FPR technology on a full HD
IPS panel at 240hz with SRS TruSurround.
Internet applications include choices from the Android
Market and Lenovo Store, including console games.
Additional smart TV features include voice control with
natural language processing and speech recognition
technology, allowing viewers to use voice commands to
control the remote. Video interaction is even possible
with the built-in 5MP webcam, which integrates face
recognition technology for security benefits and
advanced parental control.
The IdeaTab S2 tablet, S2 smartphone and K91 smart TV
are available immediately in China and Lenovo will be
releasing these products worldwide at a later date.
Colorful IdeaPad Laptops and IdeaCentre Desktops
Lenovo also annoucned alineup of new consumer laptops
New laptops in the IdeaPad U Series, Y Series, S Series
and Z Series provide a full spectrum of styles, colors
and performance. New models of IdeaCentre desktops
range from the performance K Series to the space-saving
multi-touch IdeaCentre B Series All-In-One (AIOs).
IdeaPad U310 and U410
Lenovo is expanding its Ultrabook portfolio following
the recently announced IdeaPad U300s, with the IdeaPad
U310 and U410. Powered by the Intel Core Processor
family, these thin and light performance laptops
include Ultrabook versions with 64GB SSD drives for
caching data, and versions with up to 500GB Hard Disc
Drive (HDD) storage. Both versions feature responsive
performance with fast boot times and quick resume from
sleep thanks to Lenovo's Windows 7 Enhanced Experience
tuning. The PCs also features other smart elements
including Lenovo Smart Update which automatically
updates mailbox, instant messaging and social media
messages even in sleep mode, with up to eight of hours
of battery life.
The U310 and U410 are weighing 3.74lbs (1.7kg) and
4.18lbs (1.9kg) and measuring only 0.7" (18mm) and
0.83" (21mm) thick respectively. The U310 has a 13.3"
HD 16:9 display featuring Intel GMA 3000 HD graphics,
while the U410 features NVIDIA GeForce 610M 1GB
graphics. The U310 and U410 come with Intel Wireless
Display (WiDi) Technology for wireless use on any big
The new IdeaPad U Series laptops will be available
beginning in May from $699.
IdeaPad S200 and S206
Lenovo introduced two mini laptops to fill the
computing needs between the netbook and the notebook.
The IdeaPad S200 and S206 come with a 11.6 inch HD
widescreen and are 0.81 inches (20.7mm) thic2 and
weigh 2.8 pounds (1.3kg).
The S200 comes with an Intel Atom dual core processor
and up to 32GB SSD3 storage, while the S206 features an
AMD dual core processor. They offer up to 4 hours of
battery life and allow users to get online in seconds
and run basic apps without starting Windows thanks to
the Lenovo Quick Start 'instant on' function.
Additional features include an integrated 0.3M HD
Webcam for seamless video chatting and Web calling, and
802.11b/g/n Wi-F. Select models also have integrated
The IdeaPad S Series laptops will be available
beginning in June from $349.
IdeaPad Y480 and Y580
For a high-performance laptop capable of handling
intensive multimedia applications,Lenovo is offering
the new IdeaPad Y480 and Y580. Powered by the Intel
Core Processor family, these new Y Series 14" and 15"
full HD display laptops are featuring up to NVIDIA
GeForce GTX660M 2GB GDDR5 graphics.
Entertainment abounds with Dolby Home Theatre V4
enhanced audio, JBL designed speakers and OneKey
Theater II for one-touch audio-visual optimization. The
Y580 also supports back-lit keyboard and HD camera with
night view, an optional TV tuner and Intel Wireless
The new IdeaPad Y Series laptops will be available
beginning in April from $899.
IdeaPad Z580, Z480, Z380
Striking a balance of value and performance, the new
IdeaPad Z Series laptops come equipped with the latest
processor and graphics technology options.
The Z series comes with smart features like the
Intelligent Touchpad for easy scroll, zoom and rotate
functions, and the Lenovo OneKey Rescue System for
simple data backup and recovery. The Z Series also come
with OneKey Theater II for one-touch audio-visual
optimization for brighter images and richer sound, and
up to NVIDIA GeForce GT640M 2GB graphics with DirectX
11. Available with screen sizes of 13.3, 14, or 15.6",
these laptops come with a backlit LED HD display
(1366x768), 16:9 widescreen, integrated DVD reader or
Blu-ray Disc drive and HD graphics support. HDMI output
and Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology allow for
easy enjoyment of all multimedia on a large screen.
The IdeaPad Z Series laptops will be available
beginning in April from $599.
Lenovo G480, G580, G780
The three new G Series laptops G480, G580 and G780 14",
15.6" and 17.3" HD screens, OneKey Rescue System for
simple data backup and recovery, and Veriface facial
recognition, offer durable build quality, smart Lenovo
technologies and basic multimedia functions at an
The Lenovo G Series laptops will be available
beginning in June from $399.
IdeaPad S200 and S206 IdeaCentre B540 and
Lenovo has also on display at CEs the new IdeaCentre B
Series AIO desktops. The B540 combines a 23 inch full
HD frameless screen with multi-touch and optional 3D
The IdeaCentre B540 also features graphics technologies
for a great gaming experience with up to NVIDIA GeForce
GT 650M 2GB graphics with DirectX 11.
The B340 comes with a 21.5" full HD touch-screen
display and Lenovo IdeaTouch. Along with the B540, the
B340 can optionally be configured with OneKey TV4 - a
function to turn the desktop screen into an HD TV at
the click of a button, making it easy to switch between
TV and PC modes with the picture-in-picture (PIP)
function. Users can even watch TV without powering on
the PC as the TV hardware is independent of the PC
itself. These new AIOs come integrated with
entertainment features, such as the Lenovo High-Sense
(720p HD) Webcam and a DVD reader or Blu-ray Disc
The IdeaCentre B Series AIOs will be available
beginning in June from $699.
The new IdeaCentre K430 traditional tower desktop offer
s powerful processing, optional dual graphics support
and twin hard drives along with massive memory and
storage. It packs a powerful punch with fast processing
powered by the Intel Core Processor family and up to
32GB of DDR3 memory. For extreme gamers and those that
need intensive multimedia support, the IdeaCentre K430
does the job with high-performance dual graphics cards
featuring NVIDIA SLI or ATI CrossFireX technology and
optional twin hard drives in a RAID0 configuration.
With the K430 users have plenty of storage space with
its capacity of up to 4TB HDD and up to 128GB SSD
storage. The K430 also comes with a custom designed
portable 500GB hard drive complete with a Universal
Storage Module (USM) interface dock on the front of the
PC for convenience that is compatible with other USM
portable hard drives. The Power Control Switch with
three color-coded speed options, lets users choose
between turbo, auto and cool running modes based on the
The IdeaCentre K430 tower will be available beginning
in May from $599.
The new Lenovo H520s offers a slim solution for home
computing, at half the size of a standard desktop PC.
The H520s combines affordability with a range of
entertainment and processing features, plus Lenovo
Assistant - a simple new interface that helps organize
favorites, clean history and junk files, and manage the
PC's network connections and energy consumption
The new Lenovo H520s desktop will be available
beginning in June from $499.