PC maker Lenovo has unveiled in the country its touch-optimized ultrabook devices for consumers and business professionals — the IdeaPad Yoga 13 and ThinkPad Twist.
Vicky Agorrilla, country general manager of Lenovo Philippines said: ?With the launch of Windows 8 and Intel?s ultrabook technology, now is the right time for the convertible form factor to take off.?
The IdeaPad Yoga?s revolutionary hinge allows it to move 360 degrees and fold from laptop to tablet in one motion. As one of the world?s first multi-mode Ultrabooks, Yoga 13 provides flexibility between work and play.
Powered by 3rd Generation Intel Core i5 processor and running on Windows 8, Yoga 13 provides laptop-grade performance with its super slim 16.9 mm frame and eight hours of battery life.
The Yoga 13 boasts of a 13.3-inch high definition HD LED multi-touch display. It has four modes of operation: laptop, tablet, tent and stand.
It also comes with Lenovo apps such as the Lenovo Energy Management which protects the battery and uses energy-saving technology to increase time spent between charges.
The IdeaPad Yoga 13 will be available by end-December at P60,995.
The 12.5-inch ThinkPad Twist, meanwhile, gives professionals the technologies they need for both their business and personal computing.
The ThinkPad Twist packages 3rd Generation i5 processors with Windows 8, large storage up to 500 GB HDD, 24 GB mSATA and the ThinkPad brand?s legendary keyboard.
Users can work for hours with nearly all-day battery life (of up to 7 hours) and tablet-like quick resume from standby. This machine also includes dedicated software tools specifically for small business including Lenovo Solutions for Small Business powered by Intel Small Business Advantage and Lenovo Solution Center.
ThinkPad Twist?s high definition 350nit IPS display and Dolby Home Theatre audio produce a stand out multimedia experience. It sports a mini-HDMI or DisplayPort jack.
Like the Yoga 13, the ThinkPad Twist can convert into four operation modes like the Stand, a position for work collaboration via the multi-touch screen.
The ThinkPad Twist is available at Lenovo Exclusive Stores and authorized business partners at P57,990.