Lenovo Introduces New Second Generation Intel Core Processors

Lenovo Introduces New Second Generation Intel Core Processors

Lenovo Takes Multimedia Computing to New Heights with new Second Generation Intel Core processors

Lenovo today introduced the IdeaPad Y460p, IdeaPad Y560p and IdeaCentre K330, which all sport high-performance processors and are packed with multimedia features. The new PCs are perfect for young adults who seek the ultimate multimedia experience for watching movies, listening to music and playing games.

Featuring the new Second Generation Intel Core processors, these three new consumer products represent the top of the Lenovo multimedia range. The Intel processors offer a powerful combination of power that gives users the extra boost when needed and smart processing that provides better power management, greater efficiency and increased battery life.

IdeaPad Y460p and Y560p - High Performance Entertainment System in a Sleek Design

The powerful and stylish IdeaPad Y460p and IdeaPad Y560p are high-performance notebooks that come packed with top multimedia features, perfect for entertainment seekers, gamers or those consumers who are always creating content to share with friends. Featuring the new Second Generation Intel Core Processor family, these 14-inch and 15.6-inch PCs are available with up to Intel Core i7 processors.

With up to 750 GB HDD and up to 8GB DDR3 1333 memory, consumers now can store more movies, music and games while enjoying enhanced-application performance. Lenovo’s RapidDrive feature combines 32GB SSD and HDD capacity to speed up system performance. The Y460p and Y560p, which come with 16:9 widescreen, also meet Lenovo’s Windows 7 Enhanced Experience certification, providing up to 33 percent faster boot up and 50 percent faster shutdown time as well as rich multimedia capabilities and easy system maintenance tools.

Consumers who are looking for the ultimate entertainment setting will be pleased with the spectacular sound quality of the Y460p and Y560p, which is made possible by JBL speakers and Dolby Home Theater. The beautifully engineered notebooks come with OneKey Theater, allowing users to experience richer images and enhanced sound while watching movies with just the press of a button.

Available with a metal hairline etching exterior and the choice of two interiors, metallic grey and white, the Y460p and Y560p are designed for easy use with a one-handed hinge open feature and user-friendly ports. Other key features include OneKey Rescue and Lenovo's VeriFace face recognition.

IdeaCentre K330 - The Power Performance Desktop

The all new IdeaCentre K330 desktop is the ideal PC for consumers who want the most thorough computing experience and desire the very best in aesthetics and high-performance capabilities. Boasting a sleek and powerful design with a metallic and vibrant color scheme, the K330 features up to Intel Core i7 processors with Intel Turbo Boost Technology 2.0. This ultimate desktop experience comes with up to 16GB DDR3 memory, increasing user multi-tasking capabilities, twin RAID0-configured hard disk drives1 and up to 4TB HDD storage, providing plenty of space for multimedia.

The K330 desktop is packed with fun-enabling features to maximize time spent gaming, surfing the Web and utilizing all of its multimedia attributes. The Power Control Switch provides easy changing between three convenient power modes for the fan and CPU speed – Turbo Red for high speed and power performance, Auto Blue for regular operation and Cool Green for the silent, energy-saving mode. The entertainment doesn’t stop with the K330, thanks to advanced features, including an integrated DVD or Blu-ray Disc drive, optional TV Tuner and HD graphics support. With full HD 1920x1080 resolution and DirectX 11 graphics, users can experience vibrant video imaging and high-power gaming effects.

The IdeaCentre K330 also features the Lenovo Dynamic Brightness System to adjust screen brightness based on ambient light and the Lenovo Eye Distance System to alert users when they are too close to the screen for ultimate eye protection. The OneKey Recovery makes data backup and recovery a simple one-touch task while the tool-free CPU design eliminates the need to use a screwdriver to open the K330 so upgrades and replacements are quick and easy.

Pricing and Availability

The Lenovo IdeaPad Y460p and Y560p laptops are currently available and will start at SGD 1,899 and SGD 1,999 respectively. The IdeaCentre K330 will be available in early February 2011 and will start at SGD 1,799. The products will be available through Lenovo Exclusive Stores and Preferred Retailers.

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