Lenovo Releasing A Couple New Touch Laptops: The Z400 and Z500

Posted Jan 15, 2013

At CES 2013, Lenovo announced two new touchscreen laptops known as the Lenovo Ideapad Z400 Touch and Z500 Touch.  Both of them have a 1″ thin design, standard voltage CPUs, and matching covers.  Both laptops weigh under 5 lbs.  The laptops have a third generation Intel Core i7 processor, an NVIDIA GeForce GT645M graphics card, 1TB hard drive, 8GB RAM, and high-speed USB 3.0.  The Z400 has a multi-touch 14″ LED backlit HD widescreen and the Z500 has a 15.6″ LED backlit HD widescreen.  The displays of both laptops are 1366 x 768.  Both laptops have a Dolby home Theater v4 and an integrated DVD/Blu-ray drive.  Both laptops also have a dual digital array microphone.  The Z400 and Z500 Touch will be available in March and April, respectively.  Both laptops will be starting at $699.