Desktops and Notebooks: Lenovo, Sony Laptops Sport Intel ?Sandy Bridge` Chips

 
 
By Michelle Maisto  |  Posted 2011-02-24
 
 
 

Lenovo, Sony Laptops Sport Intel -Sandy Bridge' Chips

by Michelle Maisto

Lenovo, Sony Laptops Sport Intel -Sandy Bridge' Chips

Lenovo ThinkPad T420s

The ultra-thin, sub-4-pound Lenovo T420s boots up 30 percent faster and features an Intel Core i7 processor, up to 10 hours of battery life, Dolby Home Theater Surround Sound technology, a SuperSpeed USB 3.0 port and a 14-inch HD display with a new 16:9 aspect ratio. Pricing starts at $1,329.

Lenovo ThinkPad T420s

Lenovo ThinkPad L420

The Lenovo L series notebooks are for more cost-conscious business shoppers, but nonetheless feature second-generation Intel Core processors with Hyper-Threading technology and TurboBoost+. This ThinkPad is said to feature 20 percent faster performance and 40 percent better battery life, compared with previous models.

Lenovo ThinkPad L420

Lenovo L420, L520

The L420 features a 14-inch HD display and 2.5GHz or 2.6GHz Intel Core i5 processors, or a 2.7GHz Core i7. The L520 comes with a 15.6-inch HD or HD+ display and a 2.1GHz Core i3 or a 2.3GHz Core i5 processor. Pricing starts at $719.

Lenovo L420, L520

Lenovo ThinkPad T420

The ThinkPad T420 delivers 15 hours of battery life. For extreme situations—say, a flight to Asia