Lenovo Serves Up Performance and Portability with New Additions to the Multimode Family
A Recipe for Success with the Latest Range of Flexible Devices
Singapore – May 21, 2014: Lenovo (HKSE: 992) (ADR: LNVGY) today announced the availability of its latest range of PC Plus devices – the Lenovo MIIX 2 11-inch, FLEX 2, along with its new Lenovo Y, G and Z Series machines. Boasting uncompromised performance and entertainment features in sleek and portable designs, these devices promise to keep DOers in sync with what matters most to them anytime and anywhere.
“DOers of today constantly absorb high-quality digital content, be it in the office, on a train, or even in the kitchen. They crave for flexible devices that not only fit seamlessly into every mode of their lives, but also machines that incorporate the stellar performance necessary to present content at its best,” said Jessie Quek, Country General Manger, Lenovo Singapore. “With this in mind, Lenovo has come up with these versatile devices that will whet the appetite of DOers looking to empower every aspect of their digital lifestyle.”
Dishing out the Multimode and Multi-situational Do Machines
Users can never have too much on their plate with the MIIX 2 11-inch. With its unique detachable design, this multimode gives users the freedom of switching from the tablet mode when they’re on the go, and then connecting back to the base for a full Windows 8.1 laptop experience when they need it. In Laptop Mode, users can enjoy a great combination of screen real estate with a full-size keyboard. For entertainment or recreation, they can turn the tablet 180° and insert it into the keyboard base to engage its third mode, Stand Mode, to watch movies or view recipes while cooking.
While allowing users to enjoy the benefits of multimode computing, the powerful MIIX 2 11-inch whips up a storm with its up to 4th generation Intel®Core™ i5 processor, greater storage with up to 128GB of fast solid state drive storage and a Full HD 1920×1080 IPS wide-view display. Similar to its 8-inchsibling, the device also comes fully equipped with many of the same leading features, such as Windows 8.1 with 10-finger touch support, WiFi and optional 3G, JBL® speakers, high resolution front and rear cameras, and up to 6 hours of battery life.
A Two-in-one Cut Above the Rest
For those with a taste for quality without compromise, the new FLEX 2 combines two great devices into one with a sizzling new design and improved performance features. Available both a 14-inch or 15.6-inch screen, it works great in its traditional clamshell laptop mode for productivity tasks with its comfortable keyboard, featuring a stylish and functional one piece multitouch touchpad and an optional cool metal palmrest. To transition into Stand Mode, simply flip the keyboard 300° under the screen for a different way to watch movies or scroll online recipes. The icing on the cake? A crystal clear high resolution screen and the latest processing technologies make it even more suitable for users to express and manage their digital lives.
Consumers will love the eye-popping visuals with a noticeably brighter full HD 1920X1080 widescreen display on selected models. Equipped with NVIDIA®GeForce® graphics, the FLEX 2 has up to 4th generation Intel Core i7 processors for a rich entertainment experience, making images in games and videos display quick and smooth. Together with a 1TB HDD, you will never run out of storage space again.
Top-grade Performance in a Compact Package
Providing advanced performance and entertainment features in portable designs are the new Y, G and Z Series clamshell laptops. The Y Series gives users the technologies needed to enjoy a full multimedia experience with the latest graphics options and rich audio while the G Series packs exceptional features in an 11-inch slim design. For the fashion-conscious, the Z Series offers a selection of color choices, VeriFace facial recognition and motion/voice control.
· Y40 and Y50, Perfect for Productivity and Play: The new Y40 and Y50 laptop brings users the technologies needed to enjoy a full multimedia experience. With an up to 4th generation Intel Core i7 processor, the machine’s combination of a NVIDIA GeForce graphics card (only available for Y50), JBL speakers and Dolby® Home Theater® v4, promises a feast for the senses in a powerful mobile Windows 8.1 PC.
· G40 and G50, Slim Machines Big on Entertainment: Less than 1-inch slim, the G40 and G50 (14-inch and 15.5-inch) laptops are proof that good things come in small packages. Even the most dedicated movie buff can enjoy Dolby-enhanced entertainment with up to four hours of battery life.
· Z40 and Z50, Raising the Bar on Mobile Productivity: Besides offering a lightweight design in stylish black, white or silver, the 14-inch Z40 and 15.6-inch Z50 laptops are equipped with the performance to enjoy the latest in entertainment with an optional full HD 1920×1080 screen, up to 4th generation Intel Core i7 processor, NVIDIA GeForce graphics, Windows 8.1 and Dolby Home Theatre v4.
Pricing and Availability
The Lenovo MIIX 2 11-inch will be available from the first week of June and during the PC Show 2014, with prices starting at SGD1499.
The Lenovo FLEX 2 will be available from the first week of June and during the PC Show 2014, with prices starting from SGD 1099.
The Lenovo Y40 will be available exclusively at Challenger from mid-June, and the Y50 will be available starting from the first week of June and during the PC Show 2014, with prices at SGD 1599 and SGD 2099, respectively.
The Lenovo G40 and G50 are currently available with prices starting from SGD 899 and at SGD 949, respectively.
The Lenovo Z40 and Z50 will be available starting from the first week of June and during the PC Show 2014, with prices at SGD 1049 and SGD 1299, respectively.
All products are available through Lenovo retailers and business partners.