Lenovo has released a couple of new ultrabook laptops at the IFA 2013 event being held in Berlin. These laptops include Thinkpad S440 and S540. Both feature clean, simple design lines and excellent constructions thanks to the magnesium alloy body. Available in black color, these Thinkpad notebooks have floating type design which gives a illusion of a floating laptop.
The keyboard is has AccuType layout which is also used in other Thinkpad notebooks like T430U and S430. It is spill resistant and features a three button trackpoint and trackpad without physical buttons.
The display of Thinkpad S440 (14.1”) and S540 (15.6”) can be opened like a book, like the new Lenovo Flex ultra books released last month. Specs of both are identical – 1600×900 pixel resolution (1366×768 or full HD for S540), 8GB RAM, Core i3-i7 processor, 500GB hard disk (optional 256GB SSD), 2x USB 3.0, 1x USB 2.0, LAN, HDIM, audio jacks, Bluetooth 4.0, 802.11n Wi-Fi, fingerprint reader, microphone and 9 hour battery life.
Release date of these Lenovo notebooks is October 2013. Prices are not yet available.