Lenovo has announced an innovative notebook in the form of Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga and a touchscreen all-in-one PC in the form of Lenovo IdeaCentre A720. Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga is the industry’s first multi-mode notebook with a 360 degree flip-and-fold design. So you can use this 13.3-incher as a tablet as well as an ultrabook! The IdeaPad Yoga convertible ultrabook measures a 0.67″ thin and weighs 1.47 kg. Powered by the Intel Core Processor family with a Windows 8 operating system, YOGA supports up to 8GB DDR3 memory, 256GB SSD, 13.1″ HD+ (1600 x 900) display with 10-point capacitive touch, and 8 hours of battery life.
Not to be outdone, the Lenovo IdeaCentre A720 all-in-one features a pioneering 27-inch screen that allows a more widely adjustable angle from, -5 degree to 90 degree. An innovative screen hinge allows for a more comfortable use in any position and combines with a frameless display that supports 10-point multi-touch capabilities.
As the industry’s slimmest 27″ all-in-one and sporting a sleek metal exterior, the IdeaCentre A720 measures less than an inch (24.5 mm) and and is powered by the Intel Core processor family. Features include NVIDIA GeForce graphics, up to 1TB HDD, 64GB SSD, 16:9 wide-screen, Dolby Home Theatre V4 audio, and 720p HD webcam.
Lenovo IdeaPad YOGA multimode notebook will be available in the second half of 2012 with an estimated starting retail price of $1,199. The IdeaCentre A720 all-in-one will be available in the first half of 2012 with an estimated starting retail price of $1,299.