In addition to the 11.6-inch ThinkPad X100e, Lenovo also introduces the ThinkPad Edge notebook series “designed to push ThinkPad design and innovation to the edge”. Available in 13-inch, 14-inch and 15-inch models, the Edge is made specifically for small to medium sized business (SMB) customers.
The ThinkPad Edge is powered by choices of AMD Turion and Athlon Neo dual core processors or Intel Core 2 Duo ultra low voltage and standard dual core processors. It features streamlined keyboard layout with “legendary ThinkPad keyboard feel”, multitouch touchpad and ThinkPad Trackpoint. Select models of the ThinkPad Edge 14-inch and 15 inch versions will come with illuminated keyboards.
Lenovo’s Edge supports not only Blutooth and WiFi but also 3G and WiMAX connectivity. It offers up to 8 hours of battery life. It comes in Midnight Black and Heatwave Red in either gloss or soft finishes. The Lenovo ThinkPad Edge 13-inch model will be released on 5 January starting at $549.