Earlier last month ago, the Chinese based Electronic company, Lenovo has officially unveiled their new 2-in-1 laptop series, named Lenovo Edge 15 convertible laptop. Today, the Intel Core i7-4510U laptop’s model on this series, named Lenovo Edge 15 – 80H10001US laptop has listed in US retailer and ready now for pre-order (expected will be delivering soon). Yeah, the sub-$900 Edge 15 laptop that comes with a unique 300 degree hinge design for converting into a stand mode is not designed for a budget conscious costumer. But, if you are really interesting with 2-in-1 laptop model and the performance is your biggest concern, the Lenovo Edge 15 80H10001US 15.6 inch laptop that shipped with the NVIDIA GeForce GT 840M as graphics engine still provides a big value for your money.
Combined the Intel Core i7-4510U dual core processor which has a base clock rates at 2.0GHz and 8GB of DDR3L memory, Lenovo Edge 15 – 80H10001US 15.6 inch laptop provides very reliable performance for hard work and play. The dual core laptop’s processor that optimized with Intel turbo Boost technology for extra processor performance up to 3.1Ghz can handle almost every computing tasks with ease, even for running three or more applications at the same time. The 64-bit version of Microsoft Windows 8.1 for the operating system gives user ability to install more demanding productivity and multimedia applications without worry get any lacks.
Speaking of design, this machine is identical to the Lenovo Flex 2 15.6 inch convertible laptop or the sub-$700 Edge 15 – 80H10004US laptop that shipped with Intel Core i5-4210U dual core processor. The strong 300 degree hinge on the bottom of lid cover gives user ability to used this machine as a laptop mode or a Tent/Presentation mode. Combine the premium aluminum material chassis with solid black color and measures just 0.8 inch thickness, the Lenovo Edge 15 laptop offers great portability for user on the go. You can slip it on your shoulder or carry bag and take it when you on the go with ease. The 4-cell Lithium Polymer laptop’s battery will give more than enough battery runtime for full day work in office (Lenovo claims more than eight hours between charge).
Lenovo Edge 15 – 80H10001US 15.6 inch l2-in-1 laptop boasts a Full High Definition touch screen display with 10-point touch supports. Paired with new IPS technology, the laptop’s screen that can produces maximum internal resolution around at 1920 x 1080 pixels provides very bright and stunning color for watching 1080p HD video playback or play some modern games. The NVIDIA GeForce 840M as graphics engine and offers a 2GB of DDR3 video memory provides enough performance for running daily editing video and play some modern games, such as The Evil Within, Ryse Son of Rome, Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor and more games.
The full size Lenovo Edge 15 AccuTyoe laptop’s keyboard with numeric keypad and LED-backlit technology is perfect for typing large document or spreadsheets, even in low light room. For storage, the 1TB of SATA disk drive which brings 5400 RPM of read/write data speed provides more than enough space to stored all your files. Built into center of top Lenovo 80H10001US laptop’s bezel, there is a front facing HD web camera that integrated with internal digital microphone, so you can stay in touch with your family or friend via Skype video chats when you in office or on the go.
As a mainstream laptop, the dual laptop’s speakers delivers very crisp and loud audio for entertainment tasks, especially in small room. There is also a Dragon Assistant speech recognition technology, so you can control your applications without need to touch the laptop. Of course, as a high end 15.6 inch 2-in-1 laptop, this model also equipped with full connectivity features, includes dual USB 2.0 port, 3.5mm audio jack, USB 3.0 port, HDMI port, Bluetooth 4.0, Gigabit Ethernet LAN and WiFi 802.11ac that offers more reliable and faster connection trough your wireless networks.
So, what do you think about the new Lenovo Edge 15 laptop? Yeah, this is may not for everyone, but if you have more budget and the performance is your biggest concern, the Lenovo Edge 15 – 80H10001US which listed with a starting price around at $899 is still a great deals and worth for your money. If you are not too concern about computing performance but really interesting with 2-in-1 laptop technology, we suggest you to check the sub-$500 HP Pavilion x360 13-a010dx 13.3 inch convertible laptop that powered by Intel Core i3-4030U dual core processor.