The Y460's performance is so dazzling and the machine is put-together so well that I think you can make the case that it's worth the cash upgrade. Just tell the wife you'll eat ramen for a month. She won't understand, but you'll be so happy with your computer you probably won't care.
Meet modder Dean Liou, who literally thinks outside the
box — he built an arcade console around his Ideapad Y Series.
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14" Y400 14" Y480 15.6" Y500 15.6" Y570 15.6" Y580 Up to Windows 8Beautiful, fast, fluid. Windows 8 has been reimagined to be all about you. Put what matters most right on your Start screen, and get instant access to your people, apps, and stuff, so you can spend less time searching and more time Doing.
Selected Selected Selected Selected Selected Latest-Generation Intel® Core™ i Series ProcessorsThanks to this technology, Intel®-equipped PCs deliver smart, adaptive, and responsive performance and visuals that give users a better PC experience.
Available Selected Available Unavailable Selected Previous-Generation Intel® Core™ i Series ProcessorsIntel® Core™ processors combine unique Intel technologies and massive memory bandwidth to accelerate performance.
Unavailable Selected Unavailable Selected Selected Intel® Core™ 2 Duo ProcessorsEnergy-efficient Intel® Core™ 2 Duo processors power exceptional productivity.
Unavailable Unavailable Unavailable Selected Unavailable Microsoft Office 2010 OptimizedLenovo systems are optimized for Microsoft Office 2010. Purchase a Product Key or DVD to activate the preloaded, full-featured Office software.
Available Available Available Available Available Entertainment Dolby® Home Theater™ Audio Immerse yourself in vivid, realistic, theater-style Dolby® surround sound.
Available Available Available Unavailable Available SRS® Premium Sound™Choose models with SRS® audio and enjoy music, movies, and more in cinema-like quality.
Unavailable Unavailable Unavailable Available Unavailable JBL® Stereo SpeakersChoose a laptop with JBL speakers and bring your music and movies to life. These are great sounding speakers, especially for a laptop.
Available Available Available Available Available Dynamic GraphicsDynamic Graphics can boost discrete graphics performance five to 10 percent automatically by adjusting the chipset frequency according to workload.
Unavailable Selected Unavailable Unavailable Selected Switchable GraphicsA dual-graphics solution that enables you to switch between high performance and energy-efficient modes.
Unavailable Unavailable Unavailable Selected Unavailable OneKey™ TheatreSwitch PC display and sound from normal mode to movie mode with a press of the touch-sensitive switch key.
Available Available Available Available Available HD WebcamVideo-chatting and -conferencing embrace next-generation multimedia with the integrated high-definition webcam.
Available Available Available Unavailable Available Built-In Solutions and Convenience Backlit KeyboardType comfortably and accurately in low-light settings with a backlit AccuType keyboard.
Selected Selected Selected Unavailable Selected Wireless Display (WiDi) TechnologyIntel® Wireless Display technology allows you to enjoy your notebook content on a compatible big screen with now cables or other physical connections.
Available Available Available Unavailable Available Split Screen NavigationThe split screen application allows you to make the most of your screen's display space. For example, watch the game in one part and chat about it in another.
Unavailable Unavailable Unavailable Selected Unavailable Touch-Sensitive NavigationAccess frequently used apps, docs, and programs with a touch-sensitive slide bar.
Unavailable Unavailable Unavailable Selected Unavailable Ambient Light SensorSelect laptops feature a new technology that adjusts the screen's brightness based on the immediate environment and lighting conditions to optimize display quality, alleviate eye strain, and conserve battery power.
Unavailable Unavailable Unavailable Selected Unavailable DirectShareShare photos, files, bookmarks, and emails with other PCs without logging onto the internet.
Unavailable Unavailable Unavailable Available Unavailable Multitouch TouchpadBrowse Web pages, access files, or easily enlarge, reduce, and manipulate images with simple touches of your fingers.
Available Available Available Unavailable Available Security and Protection VeriFace® Face-Recognition SoftwareMake your face your password. VeriFace is the fun and easy way to control access to your computer.
Unavailable Available Unavailable Available Available OneKey RecoveryRescue and restore valuable data with a fast and effective rescue interface that detects and diagnoses where a corruption occurred.
Available Available Available Available Available Warranty and SupportWorld-class Lenovo Service and Support gives you peace of mind and the help you need, when you need it.
Available Available Available Available Available Eco-Friendly EPEAT® Gold or Silver Environmental RatingUnder the federally-funded EPEAT program in the U.S., manufacturers declare their products' conformance to a comprehensive set of environmental criteria.
Available Available Available Selected Available ENERGY STAR Compliant The ENERGY STAR label attests to a product's superior energy efficiency, which reduces operating costs, overall energy use, and heat emissions.
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