Lenovo has recently introduced a couple of new IdeaPad Y-series notebooks during the IFA 2012, the IdeaPad Y500 and the IdeaPad Y400. The new IdeaPad Y500 will aimed at those who need to stay deep into the multimedia (video, music and games, the works) entertainment , without compromising performance. It’s a 15.6-inches notebook having the power of Intel Core i7 third-generation processor and NVIDIA GeForce GT650M Graphics processor. It features a dual-layer backlit keyboard with an intelligent Touchpad to suit Windows 8 Metro interface, plus a comfortable metal cool-touch cover and palm rest. The notebook has a new UltraBay interchangeable hard drive bay that can be switched out instantly for the purpose of dual graphics use. Moreover the laptop has an always-on USB port that can continue your device recharging even when the laptop is unplugged.
Lenovo IdeaPad Y500 Specifications
- 15.6-inches LED backlit display, 16:9 aspect ratio
- Screen resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels
- NVIDIA GeForce GT650M Graphics (2GB dual graphics)
- SLI support and Nvidia’s Optimus graphics-switching technology
- Runs on Windows 8 operating system
- Powered by Intel Core i7 (third-generation) processor
- 16GB of RAM and 1TB hard drive
- UltraBay interchangeable hard drive bay
- Support up to 16GB SSD
- DVD or Blu-Ray drive
- Built in 720p HD webcam
- JBL speakers and Dolby Home Theater v4 audio technology
- Dual-layer backlit keyboard
- Always-on USB port
This new Y-series notebook from IdeaPad lineup comes in only black flavor that’s weighing about 2.9kg. The machine is capable to offer 3-hours battery life.
Lenovo IdeaPad Y500 Price in India: The IdeaPad Y-series notebook from Lenovo is expected to carry a price tag of about Rs.38,000/- (approximately).
You should checkout the following notebooks for a better option.
Lenovo IdeaPad Z500: This upcoming IdeaPad Z series ultrabook is expected to go on sale at a price of about Rs. 35,000/- (approximately). It has a 15.6-inch Backlit LED HD display, runs on Windows 8 operating system, and powered by Intel Core i7 3rd generation processor.
HP 2000-2116TU: This new Ivy Bridge based notebook is currently available with a price tag of about Rs. 34,000/- (approximately). This 15.6-inch laptop is powered by an Intel 3.1 GHz Core i5 (3rd Generation) 3210M processor with 3 MB Cache and comes built with 2GB DDR3 RAM.
Samsung NP300E5X-A01IN: This stylish notebook from Samsung is currently available at a price tag of about Rs. 35,000/- (approximately). It includes the Samsung’s intelligent battery charging features anti-aging technology for better battery performance.