The newest Lenovo Edge 15.6 inch notebook series, named Lenovo Edge 15 – 80K90000US is very interesting Dual-Mode Notebook with a strong 300° hinge and offers very impressive performance for work hard and play. The 15.6 inch Full HD display with 10-finger multi-touch supports provides very crisp and pleasant viewing experience for multimedia, entertainment and play many modern games. Powered by new Intel Core i5 processor that based on the Intel Broadwell U platform, the Edge 15 80K90000US convertible laptop promises more than enough power for running most demanding modern software without any delays.
In term of design, Lenovo Edge 15 – 80K90000US 15.6 inch dual mode notebook is looks identical but stronger than the Lenovo Flex 2 convertible laptop that was released last year. Made from a high quality aluminum material for casing, this model feels a really sturdy and robust on the hand. Like the previous model, user also can use the notebook as a conventional laptop mode for hard work or as a Stand mode for watching 1080p HD video or play games, thanks to the strong 300 degrees hinge. As a Lenovo Edge series, the 5 lbs Lenovo 80K90000US model which measures only around at 10.86 x 15.04 x 078 inch also brings a great portability to use in office, home or when you on the go.
Lenovo Edge 15 – 80K90000US comes with a Intel Core i5-5200U dual core processor as the heart. Clocked around at 2.7 GHz with a 3MB cache and features a Intel Turbo Boost 2.0 technology for extra power up to 2.7 GHz, the company claimed if this model will can handle many modern applications with ease. Under the hood, the 6GB of DDR3L SDRAM with two slot (upgradeable to 16 GB of RAM) provides very smooth and seamless mobile computing experience. There is also the 64-bit version of Microsoft Windows 8.1 as the operating system that gives more stable system for running multiple productivity and multimedia applications at once. The legendary Lenovo AccuType Keyboard that features LED-backlit technology is a really comfortable and accurate for typing, even in dim light room.
The newest Lenovo Edge 15.6 inch convertible laptop also comes with few impressive multimedia features. The 15.6 inch Full HD touch-screen display with IPS technology is designed for multimedia and entertainment purpose. The LED-backlit display with supports a 1920 x 1080 pixels native resolution and integrated with Intel HD Graphics 5500 as graphics accelerator provides very crisp, bright and stunning color for multimedia and games. The laptop’s screen that supports a 10-point multitouch technology also very responsive to touch and offers great navigation when you are using as a Stand mode.
As a middle class machine, the internal laptop’s speakers with Dolby® Home Theater technology delivers very crisp and loud audio for video streaming or play game. There is also a front facing 720p web camera and internal dual digital array microphone for 720p video recording and face to face video communications. According to reliable source, the 4-cell Lithium Polymer Edge 15 laptop’s battery offers more than 7 hours of life for idle mode or up to six hours for browse the web. Unfortunately, as a sleek laptop, the Edge 15 – 80K90000US laptop also lacks an optical drive.
Like the previous model, Lenovo Edge 15 – 80K90000US notebook also comes with a plenty of spacious storage space, thanks to the 1TB of Serial ATA 5400 RPM hard disk drive as internal storage. Thousand of video, music and document files easily can stored without need an external drive. In term for connectivity, the newest Lenovo Edge convertible notebook brings Bluetooth, Ethernet LAN with RJ-45 port and new WiFi 802.11ac wireless LAN for faster and stable internet connection. Other specifications are USB 3.0 port, USB 2.0 port, HDMI port, security lock slot, media card reader slot and Dragon Assistant voice recognition software.
Yeah, the Lenovo Edge 15 80K90000US that comes with a starting price around at $699 is may not designed for a budget laptop shopper. But if the performance and design are your big concern, Lenovo Edge 15 – 80K90000US is still a great machine and has many strengths that hard to beat.