Few months ago, Lenovo has officially announced new 14 inch premium laptop that comes with a Roll-cage technology, the ThinkPad T431s ultrabook. Now we just get information if the T431s Intel Core i5-3437U’s model, called as Lenovo ThinkPad T431s 20AA000MUS laptop has listed in major retails and ready for order. Comes with combinations of carbon fiber and magnesium to reduce weighs and powered by third generation of Intel Ivy Bridge platform, Lenovo ThinkPad T431s 20AA (20AA000MUS) laptop gives ultimate performance for mobile computing tasks and has the everything that the professional and business users need for work hard wherever they are.
Lenovo ThinkPad T431s 20AA000MUS mainstream business corporate laptop comes with rugged construction and has tested to Mil-STD-810 standard for temperature, shock, pressure, humidity, and dust resistance, make it perfect for every work environment, in office or out room. Like other ThinkPad T431s laptop model, this laptop also comes with a Roll-cage technology with a magnesium alloy for the bottom chassis and a carbon fiber for the cover.
On the lid, there are a Lenovo glossy logo and ThinkPad logo, along with a big “ThinkPad logo on the corner of backlit keyboard. In term of size, the graphite black laptop has dimension in 8.9 x 13 x 0.8 inches and weighing only at 3.6 lbs. It offers good portability for user on the go and slightly thinned and lighter than the 4.8 lbs ThinkPad T430 2344BZU business laptop which has dimension in 9.1 x 13.4 x 1.2 inches. Like other Lenovo’s laptop on its class, this machine also offers long battery life, thanks to the 3-cell lithium polymer battery hat offers up to 9 hours of battery life on single charge.
Yeah, Lenovo ThinkPad T431s 20AA000MUS is not the most powerful 14 inch laptop on the market, but this machine still gives ultimate performance to handle the most business application and light multimedia tasks. The 3rd generation of Intel Core i5 3437U dual core processor as the heart with a base clock rates at 1.9GHZ, Intel QM77 Express for chipset and paired with a 4GB of DDR3 1600 MHz SDRAM delivers fast and seamless day to day mobile computing experience. It also backed by Intel Turbo Boost 2.0 technology to improved processor performance up to 2.9GHZ, 180GB of Serial ATA-600 Solid State Drive and upgradable RAM to 12GB DDR3 RAM if you need faster multitasking performance.
The integrated Intel HD Graphics 4000 as graphics accelerator and a 14 inch High Definition Plus Widescreen display with LED-backlit technology provides good brightness and more vivid color for video playback and light home editing video. Like other high end business machine, the T431s 20AA000MUS also comes with a Anti glare technology and built in High Definition 720p web camera with internal digital microphone and Face-tracking technology for face to face video conference or chats.
Lenovo’s AccuType keyboard with island-style design and backlighting offers fast, secure and pleasant to use, especially for business user that have a small finger, along with an one-piece trackpad with multi-touch function, five mouse buttons and Windows 8 gestures and swipes supports. Speaking of ports, the ThinkPad T431s 20AA000MUS laptop comes with a pair of USB 3.0 port, 3.5mm Combo Audio/Mic Jack, VGA port, Mini DisplayPort, RJ-45 port for LAN, Dock Connector and a 4-in-1 Media Card Reader slot with support MMC, SD, SDHC and SDXC card.
Other features are fingerprint reader, Trusted Platform Module, TCG 1.2-compliant, 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet LAN, Bluetooth 4.0, Intel Centrino Advanced-N 6235 802.11a/b/g/n Wireless LAN and built in stereo speakers with High Definition Audio and Dolby Home Theater v4, provides stunning audio experience in small room. There are also a wide range of preinstalled software and applications from Lenovo and third part vendor, such as Microsoft Office 2013 suites, Accuweather, Kindle eReader, Evernote, Lenovo RapidBoot 2.0 and more.
Preloaded with the 64-bit version of Microsoft Windows 7 Professional as the operating system, Lenovo ThinkPad T431s 20AA000MUS business ultrabook is now available in major retailers with a price starting around at $1,342 with three years warranty. So, what do you think? If the price is your big concern and looking for cheaper 14 inch business laptop for daily use, we recommend you to check the ProBook 4440s c9k59ut 14 inch business laptop that comes offers HP DuraFinish with just 1.4 inch thin, powered by Intel Core i3-3110M dual core processor and priced only at $536.