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Windows 8 ProReady for business. With Windows 8 Pro, you get everything in Windows 8, plus enhanced features that help you easily connect to company networks, access files on the go, encrypt your data, and more.
Windows 7 ProfessionalIf you use your PC for work, you'll want Windows 7 Professional. It helps you be more productive and protects the critical information you work with. Many routine tasks just take a couple of clicks, so you can spend less time setting up projectors, printers, and networks. Advanced options help you protect your hard work with automatic backups to your home or business network. And with Windows XP Mode, you can use virtually all of your Windows XP programs in Windows 7.
3rd Generation Intel® Core™ i Series ProcessorsSelect models are powered by up to 3rd generation Intel® Core™ i7 processors. For a difference you can see and feel in multitasking or multimedia, get the visibly smart 3rd generation Intel® Core™ i7 processor with top-of-the line performance for your most demanding tasks. Effortlessly move between applications with smart multitasking, delivered by Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology. Enjoy the thrill of an automatic burst of speed when you need it with Intel® Turbo Boost Technology 2.0. Intel® Core™ i7 processor is the ideal choice for whatever you want to accomplish. Because the only thing more amazing than Intel® technology is what you'll do with it.
AMD ProcessorsAMD offers a variety of processors designed specifically for laptops, including 2012's Brazos 2.0 platform (high performance and improved battery life)and AMD accelerated processing unit (APU) with Vision Pro technology (enhanced productivity and multitasking).
Microsoft Office 2013Lenovo systems are optimized for the new Office 2013. Purchase a Product Key for the preloaded software. Available in full-featured Office Suites for single use PCs, as well as Office 365 subscription for use on multiple devices (not for commercial use).
Built-In Solutions & Convenience
Multitouch Display PanelThe multitouch display panel offers the latest in touch technology. A capacitive touch panel allows for impeccable response time to 10-finger touch. Actions trigger immediately, and the cursors follow your fingers around the screen without any perceptible lag or delays. Multifinger gestures let you pan, zoom, rotate, right-click and more. Plus enhanced sensitivity and accuracy delivers effortless usability.
Multitouch TouchpadUse simple one- and two-finger gestures to zoom in and out, rotate images and scroll right from the touchpad.
Smooth TrackPad Optimized for Windows 82013 models feature a new larger, smooth ThinkPad TrackPad with 5-point click integration optimized for Windows 8 gestures. Touch points can be configured multiple ways through Settings.
Integrated WebcamSelect ThinkPad Edge notebooks feature an integrated low-light sensitive webcam at the top of the display bezel. Our latest models include a 720p HD webcam, which offers 30 frames-per-second and includes a face-tracking feature that allows for more effective web conferencing.
Integrated Optical (DVD) DriveAn integrated optical drive allows you to read and write to CDs or DVDs, a must for multimedia work.
UltrabayMaximize your flexibility with an Ultrabay, an interchangeable bay that can be instantly swapped out for dual graphics capability, increased storage space, or an additional fan for cooling.
Dolby® Advanced Audio™ v2Dolby® Advanced Audio™ increases audio clarity for VoIP applications, maximizes volume output without distortion, and improves dialogue clarity when watching videos.
Dolby® Home Theater® v4Increased audio clarity and maximized volume output without distortion enjoy a crisp, clear immersive surround sound experience over built-in stereo speakers.
Voice-Over IP (VoIP)-OptimizedOur latest ThinkPad Edge models feature an exceptional VOIP-certified experience, incorporating HD audio output with a 720p HD webcam and HD display. Noise reduction technology suppresses background sounds while on internet calls, as well as keypad clicks when typing.
Lenovo Solutions for Small Business Built on the Intel® Small Business Advantage application, the Lenovo Solutions for Small Business provides unique security and productivity features for small businesses, including after-hours maintenance, software monitoring, USB blocker, energy savings, and the ability to backup and restore applications.
Lenovo Solution CenterThe Lenovo Solution Center provides access to a simplified dashboard that reflects total system health. This hardware diagnostic tool allows quick and convenient access to frequently-used system management tools, including backup and restore, antivirus and firewall settings, system/software updates, internet connections, and service and support. Note: The Lenovo Solution Center replaces the ThinkVantage Toolbox with the 2012 products.
Lenovo Cloud StorageLenovo Cloud Storage helps to protect your critical data, while also making access to information and file-sharing quick and convenient. With Lenovo Cloud Storage, you can easily and automatically back-up and synchronize data across the organization. Employees can access files from any device, anytime, anywhere, plus data is encrypted on transfer for an extra level of security.
Integrated Fingerprint ReaderAccess your password-protected system with a simple swipe of the finger using our convenient built-in fingerprint reader.
Spill-Resistant Full-Sized KeyboardThinkPad models include the legendary, ergonomic keyboardnow, better than ever with newly designed island-style keys, six rows, and multimedia buttons. Plus ThinkPad Edge laptops can withstand small spills thanks to an innovative sealed keyboard design that protects the circuitry from liquids. 15.6-inch models include numeric keypad as well.
Hard Drive ProtectionLenovo's exclusive Active Protection System uses an accelerometer to monitor movement of the system and stop the drive, helping protect against damage when a fall or similar event is detected.
Password Management SoftwarePassword Manager lets you store various passwords for safekeeping and easy access, and can be tied into the integrated fingerprint reader.
Lenovo OneLink TechnologyGet more from your power cable! OneLink technology is a unique interface that simplifies connectivity through a single cable to the ThinkPad OneLink Dock. The OneLink dock provides dedicated video, USB 3.0 ports, Gigabit Ethernet, and audio all while charging your notebook.
SuperSpeed USB 3.0 PortsSuperSpeed USB 3.0 enables up to 10 times faster file transfer than USB 2.0, allowing for lightning-fast copying of large media files, as well as seamless connections between audio- and video-related peripherals. Transfer speed also increases when copying from external USB keys, external hard drives, external optical drives, digital cameras, and other peripherals &151; provides up to 50% more power for external devices. All USB 3.0 ports are backwards-compatible with USB 2.0 devices.
Industry-Leading Connectivity OptionsThinkPad Edge laptops feature wireless LAN connectivity options, including 802.11bgn, 802.11n (1x2), 802.11n + WiMAX (2x2) depending on model.
Wireless WAN (WWAN) Optional Wireless WAN (WWAN), also known as mobile broadband or 3G/4G, lets you stay online through a cellular network connection provided by a third-party cellular phone service company. Note that while certain models may be mobile broadband enabled, this feature is not available in all regions.
Network Connection SoftwareThinkVantage Access Connections software can manage your wired and wireless connection settings so you can easily connect to a network wherever your work takes you. Includes a variety of security and customization options.
ENERGY STAR-CompliantAll of our latest ThinkPad notebooks carry the ENERGY STAR label, attesting to their superior energy efficiency. This translates into lower operating costs, less overall energy use, and reduced heat emissions, making a Lenovo notebook a wise choice for the environment.
EPEAT® Gold Environmental RatingUnder the federally funded EPEAT® program in the US, manufacturers declare their products' conformance to a comprehensive set of environmental criteria. EPEAT Gold products must meet all 23 required criteria and at least 75% of the optional criteria.
Environmentally Responsible PackagingThinkPad Edge laptops are packaged in 100% recycled paperboard, which is recyclable and uses nontoxic inks.
ThinkVantage Power ManagerControl electricity consumption remotely. Managed power offers excellent battery life and improved productivity on ThinkPad notebooks.