Lenovo, with its IdeaPad line series is previewing Y-Series IdeaPad Y650 laptops at CES in Las Vegas together with other new Ideapad Y-series.
The Y650 notebook is based on the newer Intel Centrino 2 platform that includes newer Intel Core 2 Duo processors. The Y650 laptop also supports up to 4GB of DDR3 (double data rate 3) main memory and up to 500GB of hard disk drive data storage. In addition to the integrated Intel graphics, the Y650 supports a discrete Nvidia GeForce graphics card.
The Lennovo's new Y-series laptops also includes a 15-inch notebook called the Y550 laptop with a 15.6-inch display that supports Intel's Core 2 Duo processors and the Intel GM45 chip set, this laptop also supports a discrete Nvidia graphics card as an addition to the integrated Intel graphics it offers the same memory and data capacity configuration as the Y650 laptop. And the Lenovo IdeaPad Y450 is a 14-inch notebook with the same configuration as the IdeaPad Y550.
Lenovo has also announced the addition of instant on and facial recognition to its S10 netbook. In addition to the new laptops, Lenovo is also planning to launch the IdeaCentre A600 all-in-one desktop at CES, which kicks off the week of Jan. 5.
One of the more interesting of the new Lenovo machines is the IdeaCenter A600 all-in-one computer boasting a frameless 21.5-inch screen with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 and a Blu-ray option. The A600 also has a remote control that acts as a motion sensitive game controller.