By >Akihabara News Team
Lenovo launched the 3-D capable “Idea Pad Y560d” laptop
IdeaPad Y560d is Lenovo’s first 3D-capable multimedia laptop. Featuring a 15.6″ HD (1366×768) display with 3D panel and 16:9 contrast ratio, the laptop can deliver the 3D experience with Lenovo’s so-called “Tridef” technology. Tridef consists of the display, glasses and the software. The software refers to Tridef Media Player and Tridef Photo Transformer to convert 2D photos and videos to 3D. To complement the 3D experience, it comes equipped with ATI’s Radeon HD 5730, JBL speakers and Dolby Home Theater. You can choose from among Intel Arrandale procesors starting from Core i3-330M up to the quad-core i7-840QM CPU and for the RAM it supports up to 8GB (2x4GB) DDR3. As for the HDD, it is possible for you to select from among up to 750GB (@5400 rpm) or up to 500GB(@7200 rpm) HDDs or go for a “Hybrid drive” option coupling your HDD with an optional 32GB or 64GB SSD.
Other specs include 2.7kg, 1.3MP webcam, three USB 2.0 ports, an eSATA combo port, 6-in-1 flash reader, ExpressCard/34 slot, headphones/mic ports, and VGA and HDMI output as well as Gigabit Ethernet and wireless 802.11b/g/n come standard. Bluetooth, WWAN and Blu-ray drive are optional. Equipped with a 6-cell battery, it can give you up to five hours on integrated graphics and up to four hours with the discrete card.
Available late this month, the prices start at $949 according to Lenovo shop US.