Lenovo Announces Range of Convertible Devices for Windows 8

Lenovo Announces Range of Convertible Devices
Designed for Windows 8
Still looking for a suitable convertible devices for yourself?
Take a look at Lenovo's latest release of their newest range of products.

Lenovo announced the availability of its range of convertible devices designed for Windows 8 and Windows RT platform on 30th October 2012 in Singapore.

For consumers, the touch-optimized convertibles includes the IdeaPad Yoga 13 Ultrabook™ which offers a blend of work and play, IdeaPad Yoga 11 Ultrabook™, a svelte, all day companion.

For professionals, Lenovo introduces the ThinkPad Twist S230u, a business-ready Ultrabook and the first in the ThinkPad line of new convertible devices that is featured together with the sleek and versatile ThinkPad Tablet 2.

Catered to Consumers
IdeaPad® Yoga 13 Ultrabook

The IdeaPad® Yoga 13 Ultrabook™ that has a 13.3 inch HD IPS display with wide viewing angle which weighs only 1.54kg is the world's first multi-mode Ultrabook with a 360° flip design. This provides users with the ultimate flexibility between work and play. The Yoga 13's revolutionary hinge design allows it to rate through a 360° angle and switch between a laptop and a tablet in just one simple motion.

The IdeaPad® Yoga 13 Ultrabook™ will be available in mid November with prices starting from SGD 1,899

Technical Specification Sheet can be downloaded here.

IdeaPad® Yoga 11 Ultrabook

The IdeaPad® Yoga 11 Ultrabook™ that has a 11.6 inch HD wide viewing screen with a weight of only 1.27kg is the world's slimmest multi-mode PC measuring only 15.6mm which features a 13 hours battery life and a 5-point multi-touch screen that folds back 360° also. It has a 11.6 inch that is equipped with NVDIA Tegra 3 that allows users to watch movies in HD, play games, get connected and stay productive virtually all day long. 

The IdeaPad® Yoga 11 Ultrabook™ wll be available in early December with prices starting from SGD 1,199.

Technical Specification Sheet can be downloaded

IdeaPad® Yoga Ultrabooks
Both Yoga 13 and 11 can also be used in two other modes as followed:

  • Convert them into a stand by flipping the keyboard behind the screen to comfortably watch movies or view pictures up close.
  • Bend them upright like a tent to bring games or video chats to life

For Professional Users
ThinkPad Twist S230u

The ThinkPad Twist S230u is an affordable device that can do it all. The ThinkPad Twist S230u can either be used as a full performance Ultrabook or can be switched to a convertible tablet by twisting the top.

This ThinkPad Twist S230u's 12.5 inch IPS 350 nit HD touch display with anti-scratch and anti-smudge Gorilla Glass gives professionals the technologies they need for both business and personal use. It weighs only just 1.59kg and is 20 millimeters thin.

It features up to 3rd generation Intel Core i7 processors, up to Windows 8 Pro, large storage space of up to 500GB and the ThinkPad's legendary keyboard, quality and reliability features.

Users can work for hours on-the-go with nearly all-day battery life and tablet-like quick resume from standby.

This amazing powerful machine includes dedicated software tools that provides added security and manageability features, including Lenovo Solutions for Small Business Powered by Intel Small Business Advantage.

 ThinkPad Twist S230u

ThinkPad Twist S230u's high definition IPS display and stereo speakers which produces a stand out multimedia experience. It can also convert into new modes like Tent and Stand just like the Yoga which allows great position for work collaboration via the multi-touch screen.

ThinkPad Twist S230u is available now with prices starting from SGD 1,699.

Technical Specification sheet can be downloaded here.

ThinkPad Tablet 2

ThinkPad Tablet 2, also designed for Windows 8 is powered by Intel Atom™ Processor is more than just a Tablet it is a new category of its own. This 10.1 inch IPS display versatile tablet lets users work at their productive best with options for multi-finger touch support, pen input, pen-input or the ability to connect to the optional ThinkPad Tablet 2 keyboard and dock for a PC-like computing experience. The ThinkPad Tablet 2 includes a host of IT manageability, security and corporate-level service and support to help IT managers easily deploy in their business environments.

ThinkPad Tablet 2 has a thin, light design with long battery life of 10 hours. It comes with an always-on connectivity technology which is as expected of a Tablet. The Tablet being less than 10 millimeter height and less than 600 grams takes mobility and efficiency to a new level.

Share your documents, contacts and pictures easily by connecting instantaneously to other devices with the latest Near Field Communication (NFC) technology. With the included WWAN support with flexible Lenovo Mobile Access, you are able to communicate anywhere, any time with video and audio. Stay in touch and be active on social and professional networks with the always-on experience, just like your smartphone.

The ThinkPad Tablet 2 is also compatible with your existing office and enterprise environments as expected of a PC. With this tablet, you can easily illustrate your ideas and annotate documents or take notes with the support for enterprise applications. With the optional Digitizer and Pen, you will have the freedom to express, inspire creativity and improve productivity on the go.

ThinkPad Tablet 2 will be available in mid December with prices starting from SGD 999.

Singtel Collaboration

Lenovo is partnering with Singtel to offer an exclusive edition of the IdeaPad® Yoga 13 Ultrabook™ (Intel Core i5 Processor) priced at SGD 1,799 with every sign up of Singtel 150 Mbps Fibre Broadband at $98 per month or Singtel 15 Mbps Home BroadBand at $79.90 per month.

Why contemplate on getting your hands on one now?
Pre-order yours now or get a ThinkPad Twist at retail stores today!