We already know if Lenovo is one of the best Laptop maker and now they have recently launched new 14 inch laptop that designed for small to media business and professional users. Called as Lenovo ThinkPad Edge E430 – 627156U, this laptop delivers great power and graphics performance, as well as stylish design and portability, perfect for companion at home, office or when you on the go.
Speaking of design, Lenovo ThinkPad Edge E430 – 627156U laptop comes with a rubberized matte black lid finish, small ThinkPad logo on the corner and reinforced with sturdy metal hinges. Weighing only at 4.74 lb / 2.15 kg with a 6-Cell Lithium-Ion battery and measures 9.2 x 13.3 x 1.2 inches, this laptop feel light and comfortable for travel companion. The company claim if the battery can produces more than 6 hours of battery life on normal usage.
Under the hood, the Intel Core i5-3210M dual core processor with a base clock rates at 2.5GHZ and backed by Turbo Boost technology to improved processor speed up to 3.1GHZ and 4GB of 1600MHz DDR3 RAM plus RapidBoot technology delivers the power you need for fast and smooth multitasking. The integrated Intel HD Graphics 4000 as graphics accelerator is not a gaming graphics, but still deliver good graphics performance for play and work hard.
The 14 inch High Definition LED-Backlit Display with Anti-Glare technology support a 1366 x 768 native resolution perfect for indoor or outdoor use. The 14 inch display was clear, bright and vivid color when you watch HD video, play games and streaming video on YouTube or movies on Netflix. On the right side, there is a SuperMulti DVD Burner, while dual stereo speakers with High Definition audio support that located under side offers clear and loud audio reproduction.
The 500GB of Serial ATA disk drive with speed of 7200 rpm make it can read faster than other laptop with 5400 rpm and multimedia card reader with support MMC, SD, SDHC and SDXC formats allows users to transfer files from and to smartphone, tablet, camera and other compatible device. Similar to Lenovo IdeaPad U310 59366627 keyboard, the Lenovo ThinkPad Edge E430’s island-style keyboard also fast and pleasant to use.
Built into bezel, the High Definition web camera that integrated with digital microphone allows users to make clear video conference with colleagues and video chats with family. On the right side, there are a RJ 45 port for Ethernet, USB port and 3.5mm combo audio jack, while on the left side, you will find a USB 2.0 port, two USB 3.0 port, VGA port and HDMI port with support 1080p HD video playback. Other features are Kensington Lock Slot, HDD User Password Protection, Bluetooth 4.0, 10/100/1000Mbps Gigabit Ethernet, 802.11b/g/n WLAN, Adobe Reader and more applications.
For base configurations, Lenovo ThinkPad Edge E430 – 627156U laptop preinstalled with Windows 7 Professional 64 bit version as the operating system. If you need to upgrade the OS, you will get free upgrade to the 64 bit version of Microsoft Windows 8 OS. Are you interested? Grab it now for price around at $591 with 1 year warranty or check Lenovo Idea N580 – 59371992 laptop if you need a cheaper Lenovo’s 15.6 inch laptop for basic computing tasks.