The Windows 8 Generation: Lenovo Introduces Four New Tablets And Utrabooks

Lenovo's latest convertible deviceLenovo is planning to introduce four new devices, which the company says will twirl, flip, and twist between being ultrabooks and tablets. All these innovative and next-gen devices will be launched with Windows 8, which is Microsoft’s latest offering.

Let’s take a quick look at the specifications of these devices individually:

IdeaPad Yoga 13-inch

With the ability to swirl its screen to a full 360 degrees angel, the IdeaPad Yoga is the leading 13-inch convertible device in Lenovo’s lineup of Windows 8 devices. Weighing just 3.40 pounds, the device is powered by Intel Core processor. Slated to hit the shelves on Oct. 26, same day when Windows 8 launches, the IdeaPad Yoga will come with a price of $1,099. This device has a screen resolution of 1,600 x 900 in HD.

IdeaPad Yoga 11-inch

Uncovered by Lenovo in an 11-inch version, this IdeaPad Yoga is a smaller and portable option. This smaller Yoga is a Windows RT device, available with Nvidia’s quad-core Tegra 3 processor. The IdeaPad Yoga 11-inch is slated to come out in December- the holiday season.

ThinkPad Twist

ThinkPad Twist is the most business-focused devices of these new convertibles by Lenovo. Made with power and style, this device is easy-to-carry around. Available with an option of either a 500GB HDD or a more speedy 128GB solid state drive, the ThinkPad Twist weighs 3.48 pounds. Expected to hit the stores on October 26th, this device will cost around $849.

IdeaPad Lynx

IdeaPad Lynx is an 11-inch version, which is slated to hit the shelves this December along with the 11-inch version of IdeaPad Yoga. This 1.41-pound tablet is made with a dual-core Atom processor. Offered with a battery life of 16-hour, this tab is sold at a price range of $599, minus the keyboard, which is sold separately at a price of $149.… Read the rest

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