Lenovo ThinkPad Helix Windows 8 convertible tablet, now available to purchase online at $1,679

Lenovo's ultimate Helix ThinkPad Helix machine is a Windows 8 based convertible machine for business users. In this post, you will get to know its specifications, price, features and online purchase store information.

Lenovo ThinkPad Helix

Being one of the most crowd carrying devices at CES 2013 in Las Vegas, Helix gained huge popularity. Lenovo device lovers were waiting for this remarkable machine, for long, but now this hybrid device is available to purchase online at Lenovo's personal store.

This is a transforming machine with sleek and light-weight body. It is the best combination of highly portable chassis and two-in-one form factor. The device can easily be converted from tablet to laptop and vice-versa for having a rip and flip built-up. This machine is specifically designed to target at business and mobile customers.

Specifications and features

With just 835gms weight, ThinkPad Helix is easier to carry anywhere. A user can easily attach or detach the keyboard dock to convert the tablet in to full-fledge laptop computer and vice-versa. With decent look and attractive features, its full high definition screen provides seamless viewing experience to the users. A full HD display machine delivers up to 97% of more pixels than the other normal display devices, we generally use.

It features an 11.6 inches 10 point multi touch display with 1,920 x 1,080 pixels of screen resolution. The device screen is covered by Gorilla Glass to protect it from external injuries. It also makes the screen scratch resistive.

While talking about its operating system, the Lenovo tablet runs Microsoft's latest flagship operating system and acquires its latest features like touch interface as well as access to UI/Metro and traditional desktop applications. The users are provided option to select any of Windows 8 or it expensive Pro version, depending on their budget. As a power engine, you will find the latest Core i7 processing unit on this machine, which couples to 8GB of RAM with 16MHz frequency as well as 256 GB of SSD for offering reasonably fast boot up speed.

For connectivity, it includes one USB 2.0, two USB 3.0 ports, one mini display port, one HDMI port and an Ethernet port also. You will also admire its NFC capability for setting up initial connection between devices to inter files transfer via Bluetooth.

The machine has dual battery - first in the tablet while the other inside the keyboard, which provides additional 10 hours of power backup.

Besides above all, this Lenovo convertible laptop also shows various other features like a digital pen for writing on screen, a dock able keyboard and a large sized click pad with 5 new buttons.

Pricing and online purchase information

The combination of full HD display, Microsoft's newest operating system, high speed processor and very long battery backup makes this two-in-one device highly expensive.

You can visit at the official website of Lenovo ThinkPad Helix laptop to purchase and get full information of this Lenovo machine. This is an expensive offer from Lenovo, which is available to customers at $1,679.

Other Lenovo companion in market

Lenovo ThinkPad tablet 2

Lenovo ThinkPad tablet 2 is an earlier hybrid model from Lenovo, which comes with 10.1 inch WXGA touch screen display. This was the first Windows 8 based hybrid product from Lenovo. It is powered by Atom Clover Trail processor, couples to 2GB RAM and 64GB of internal storage. It sports both front and rear cameras and has HDMI and USB connectors. It has capability to deploy the remote applications and includes fingerprint scanner also. This convertible device is an affordable laptop, which is available at $679 only.

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