14" IdeaPad Y480


Experience the thrill of power with this high-performance mobile gaming laptop and its rich multimedia capabilities. Revel in vivid graphics and rocking audio as you keep the pedal to the metal.


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  • Features

    14" IdeaPad Y480Features

    NVIDIA® GeForce® GT650M 2GB Graphics

    Robust performance for your HD videos and photo editing, smooth movie playback, and razor sharp 3D gaming with support for DirectX® 11.

    Dolby® Home Theater® v4 with Premium JBL® Speakers

    Increased audio clarity and maximized volume output without distortion — enjoy a crisp, clear immersive surround sound experience over built-in JBL® designed stereo speakers or your own headphones.

    Blu-ray Disc™ Drive

    To enjoy your favorite movies on the road choose a model with the latest Blu-ray Disc™ player and writer.

    AccuType Keyboard

    The AccuType keyboard boasts a modern look and feel with flatter, slightly curved keys that improve your comfort while increasing typing accuracy. With a backlit keyboard standard, you can type with ease in low-light conditions.

    Integrated 720p HD Webcam and Dual Digital Array Microphones

    Crystal clear video & audio and face tracking will help you chat with friends and family like you're really there.

    OneKey® Theater II

    Intelligent one-touch audio-visual optimization for clearer, brighter images and richer audio.

    Intel® Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology

    View your laptop content on a big screen wirelessly.

    Lenovo Y480 Laptop
    AccuType Keyboard
    Lenovo Y480 Laptop
    NVIDIA® GeForce® graphics
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  • Tech Specs

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    Technical Specifications

    PDF IdeaPad Y480 Datasheet PDF Y480 User Guide
    Description ideapad Y480 laptop
    • 3rd Generation Intel® Core™ i7-3630QM (2.40GHz, 6MB Cache)
    • 3rd Generation Intel® Core™ i7-3210M (2.40GHz, 6MB Cache)
    Operating System
    • Windows 8 64
    • 8GB (DDR3)
    • NVIDIA® GeForce® GT650M GDDR5 2GB
    • 345mm x 239mm x 20-32.8mm (13.6" x 9.4" x 0.8-1.3")
    • 1.0MP fixed-focus HD webcam
    • 14.0" backlit HD display (16:9 widescreen) (1366x768)


    • 2.2 kgs (4.85 lbs)
    I/O Ports
    • 3 USB 3.0 ports
    • 1 USB 2.0 ports
    • 6-in-1 card reader (SD, SD-Pro, MMD, MS, MS-Pro, XD)
    • Headphone jack
    • Mic jack
    • S/PDIF
    • 1 VGA port
    • 1 HDMI port
    • 2 mini PCle
    • RJ-45
    • HDD: 500GB, 750GB, 1TB (5,400 rpm)
    • SSD: 32GB
    Wireless Connectivity
    • Intel Centrino Wireless-N 2200BGN
    • Bluetooth® 4.0
    • Full-size, backlit, 6-row keyboard
    Battery Life
    • Up to 4 hours
    Durability Features
    • Real metal shell
    Security Features
    • OneKey Recovery
    • VeriFace face-recognition software

    Software offerings

    Preloaded Applications

    • Adobe® Reader
    • Amazon
    • Cyberlink YouCam
    • Energy Management
    • Google Chrome
    • Ifliter
    • Intel® Wireless Display supported
    • Kingsoft Dictionary
    • Kingsoft Office
    • Lenovo EE Boot Optimizer
    • Lenovo Games
    • Lenovo ReadyComm (backup only)
    • McAfee® VirusScan Plus
    • OneKey Recovery
    • OneKey Theater
    • ooVoo
    • Poketalk
    • Power2Go or PowerDVD
    • Microsoft Office 2013 (requires purchase of product key for activation)
  • Accessories & Services

    14" IdeaPad Y480Accessories & Services

    • Microsoft Office Home & Business 2010 - Product Key Card (0A33043)

      Microsoft Office Home & Business 2010 - Product Key Card (0A33043)

      Microsoft Office Home and Business 2010 helps small businesses and home users achieve outstanding results.

    • Lenovo Headphone P950 (57Y6605)

      Lenovo Headphone P950 (57Y6605)

      Use your laptop for music, movies, gaming and Skype? Our intuitive plug and play headsets will breathe new life into your entertainment experience.

    • Lenovo Sport Backpack (0B47301)

      Lenovo Sport Backpack (0B47301)

      These sportpacks are designed for those who DO. These lightweight cases provide comfortable use and laptop protection as you travel. Includes padded laptop compartment separate file compartment, dual mesh bottle holders and pocket for smart phone.Blue, grey (pictured), red available.

    • Lenovo Enhanced Multimedia Remote with backlit keyboard (57Y6678)

      Lenovo Enhanced Multimedia Remote with backlit keyboard (57Y6678)

      The palm-sized, single-hand design makes it easy to navigate through your media. It comes with hot keys that allow you to control multimedia playback and a trackball to move the cursor.

    Protect Your IdeaPad Laptop With Lenovo Services
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    Why Lenovo Services?

    • Keep it simple, one place for all your PC service needs
    • We know our PCs better than anyone – services performed by Lenovo Certified Technicians using Lenovo-qualified parts
    • Convenient and affordable in-home and 24/7 service options

    Enjoy the Convenience of In-Home Repair

    • Don’t be stranded without your PC — let Lenovo come to you with fast repair services in your own home.

    Protect Your Laptop Beyond the 1-Year Base Warranty

    • Warranty Extensions are available for up to three years (depending on your system).
    • Staying in warranty can help save you from expensive repair costs associated with system components.

    Drops or Spills? No Problem With Accidental Damage Protection

    • Accidents happen, but it’s still possible to protect yourself from expensive, unexpected repairs. Lenovo provides coverage for damage incurred outside of warrantee under normal operating conditions, such as minor spills, drops, electrical surges, or damage to the integrated display.

    Convenient Remote Support When You Need It Most

    Lenovo Services Premium Support provides access to expert technicians when you need them most, from the comfort of your home, with convenient over-the-phone or remote session support. We offer you a one-stop solution for issues beyond your standard hardware warranty, including:

    • Table, internet, or network setup
    • Performance tune-up
    • Software setup and how-to tips
    • Security setup
Standard on Your IdeaPad Y480:
Battery Life
Up to 5 hours with 6-cell battery
Starting at 5.1 lbs
2 USB 3.0, 2 USB 2.0, 6-in-1 SDXC card reader , HDMI, stereo headphone jack & mic jack
Integrated dual digital array
Integrated JBL® stereo speakers (2x2W) with Dolby® Home Theater® V4