Chinese tech major Lenovo today launched new ultra-slim laptops -- Ideapad 530S at a starting price of Rs 67,990 and Ideapad 330S at Rs 35,990. The laptops are designed keeping in mind mobile lifestyle and offers high performance and long battery life.
Housed in sleek casing, Ideapad 530S is the flagship laptop which is powered by the 8th-Gen Intel Core processors, 512 GB SSD storage and offers up to eight hours of battery life. The device sports metallic finish and comes with rapid charge, which the company claims can give two hours of usage with just 15 minutes of charge.
Weighing 1.49-kg and measuring 16.4-mm in thickness, the Ideapad 530S has three-sided narrow bezels for a life-like view, sports 14-inch Full-HD IPS display and houses Harman speakers with Dolby audio. There is a fingerprint reader, backlit keyboard and reversible Type-C port and a dedicated 2GB Nvidia MX 150 graphics.
The affordable Ideapad 330S comes in both 14-inch and 15.6-inch variants and is designed for students and professionals who have longer commutes.
Weighing 1.67-kg, the laptop comes with a metallic finish on the top cover and is 24 per cent lighter compared to the traditional clamshells at the same price. The device is powered with 8th Gen Intel Core processors, and features a Full HD IPS display and HDD/SSD storage option. It also has a backlit keyboard and supports up to 4GB dedicated graphics.
"Today, we are bringing ultraportable laptops for the Indian market across price points and making the latest technology accessible to all. The new ultra-slim portfolio reinforces our commitment to continuously innovate and create truly different experiences," Rajesh Thadani, Executive Director-Consumer Business and E-commerce, Lenovo India.
According to market research firm, Lenovo was at third position after HP and Dell in traditional PC market with 21.7 per cent market share at the first quarter of 2018.