New ThinkPad’s With An Edge

Lenovo has added AMD’s Vision Pro Technology to one of its ThinkPad Edge range of notebooks

Lenovo has released its latest iteration of its ThinkPad Edge laptops come with a large multitouch touchpad that provides an oversized landing pad for fingers to pinch, zoom and scroll.

The 13-, 14- and 15-inch models are designed for small- to medium-sized business (SMB) customers., with the 13 inch model represents one of the first ThinkPad laptops to offer AMD’s Vision Pro Technology.

The ThinkPad Edge Series include spill-resistant keyboards and ThinkVantage Technologies like the Active Protection System and rescue and recovery.

The14- and 15-inch versions will come with illuminated keyboards for visibility in low light conditions while adding a touch of elegance to the keyboard.

Expressive, Colourful Palette – Midnight glossy or midnight soft black remain the traditional colour for business, but for those who want to make a statement, ThinkPad Edge laptops come in heatwave red too. Additionally, a sleek silver band frames the exterior of the laptop.

Latest technologies include:

  • Great performance with choices of AMD Athlon Neo dual core processors or Intel Core 2 Duo ultra low voltage processors.
  • Optimised for Windows 7 under Lenovo’s Enhanced Experience program
    Long battery life of up to eight hours.
  • Wireless connectivity technologies including WiFi and optional Bluetooth and 3G
    Crisp and clear voice over Internet protocol with Skype software, high definition speakers, low light sensitivity cameras and microphone and camera mute keys.

The laptops meet Energy Star 5.0 criteria. The Edge laptops contain no foam and use many materials which are derived from 100 percent recycled content, such as thermoplastic, sugarcane or sorghum