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The 12.5-inch Lenovo Ideapad U260 to go up for sale this Monday

At a price of $895, laptop offers several premium specs

Today, on the 15th of November, the portable computing world has witnessed the Lenovo Ideapad U260 debuting, making its presence felt across shelves with a starting price of $895. Lenovo officially announced the world’s first 12.5-inch ultra-thin notebook today.

Premium Features

Powered by Intel’s Core i-series processor, this latest offing by Lenovo in the 11 to 13-inch laptop range has several features that set it apart from its competitors in the same segment. This would include the presence of 12.5 inch 1366 x 768 pixel anti-glare LED backlit display, processing powered by the highly powerful Intel Core i3-380UM dual core or Intel Core i5-470UM dual core CPU, up to 4GB of DDR3 RAM and also a 320GB hard drive.

Other specifications

The all new Lenovo Ideapad U260 also comes with Intel HD graphics with HDMI output, a highly efficient spill-resistant keyboard, a hard drive protection system to protect the device from severe falls. It also features a multitouch touchpad, an Ambient light sensor, Magnesium-aluminum alloy chassis, and a 4 cell Lithium Polymer battery.

Connectivity is provided via 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 2.1. Also there is provision for a VGA port and 2 USB 2.0 ports.

Apart from all of the above, the 12.5″ x 8.1″ x 0.7″  Lenovo Ideapad U260 that is now available for ordering, features a 0.3MP camera and is as pretty light with a weight of just 3.04 pounds. The Dolby Advance Audio surround sound speakers bundled along with the laptop ensure premium quality audio experience and the in-house Lenovo software provides for faster laptop boot and shutdown.

That’s an overview for the specs for you, keep a lookout for more of these very elegant offing that Lenovo has this season.


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Pallab Jyotee Hazarika, 2010-11-15 (Update: 2012-05-26)