Lenovo S12 - the world's first notebook based on NVIDIA ION

Tuesday, May 26, 2009

Done! Today, the company NVIDIA and Lenovo introduced a low-cost, compact laptop, which provides 10 times more graphics performance compared to other modern laptops based on Intel Atom. Lenovo IdeaPad S12-based graphics processor NVIDIA ION also provides improved support for applications with long battery life work.

Lenovo used the platform NVIDIA ION, to create a thin lightweight notebook with an economical 12-inch screen and improved compatibility with applications. Lenovo IdeaPad S12 has enough graphics power to support high-definition content, and many games that do not work on other small low-cost PCs. NVIDIA ION provides such opportunities in the industry thanks to a better schedule for the cost CPU.

Graphics NVIDIA ION supports:

  • All versions of Windows XP, Vista and Windows 7
  • Full HD video, including 1080p movies and Blu-ray
  • Full HD video on an external monitor to HDMI
  • Most popular games, including Spore and Battlefield Heroes
  • Graphics DirectX 10 support with advanced digital displays
  • Accelerated and enhanced video, as well as the conversion with the help of NVIDIA CUDA technology

Specifications Lenovo S12: Processor: Intel Atom N270 with a clock speed of 1.6 GHz;

  • Display: 12.1 ", 1280h800, LED-illuminated;
  • Memory: 1 GB DDR2;
  • Winchester: hard disk capacity of 160-320 GB;
  • Communication capabilities: Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, 2-port USB 2.0, card reader 4-in-1 connector HDMI;
  • Battery: 6-element;
  • Weight: 1.25 kg.

Lenovo IdeaPad S12 with a graphic processor NVIDIA ION will go on sale this summer, the indicative price - from $ 450.