Australia & New Zealand ThinkPad

Introducing the new X1 Carbon!

Introducing the new X1 Carbon!

Lenovo Australia has unleashed the New ThinkPad X1 Carbon – the world’s lightest 14-inch ultrabook. Perfect for business users who want a laptop with high performance technology, mobility and durability, the New ThinkPad X1 Carbon joins Lenovo’s premium business portfolio. We've pulled together the top reasons that make the New X1 Carbon the perfect Professional Redefined Ultrabook. 1. Uncompromisingly Thin  Starting at 1.28 kg, the new X1 Carbon is the lightest 14″ Ultrabook™ on the planet.* And at just 17.72 mm thin, it's the thinnest ThinkPad ever. Yet even with a slimmer profile, we still boosted battery life and cooling. 2. Enduring Power The new X1 Carbon delivers up to 8.6 hours of battery life on a single charge.* And if you do run low, don't fret: with RapidCharge you get 80% battery restored in just under an hour. 3. Patently Cool Even with its ultrathin design, the new X1 Carbon stays cooler than ever. In fact, we re-engineered our patented fan blades—so X1 Carbon provides the same cool and quiet performance you expect from a ThinkPad. 4. Unbelievably Vivid ColorBurst display with WQHD, IPS, and an anti-glare screen mean text is crisper, images are brighter, and colors are truer on the new X1 Carbon. 5. Impossibly Precise X1 Carbon's 10–point multitouch screen improves accuracy, making touch–browsing and selecting more responsive. Plus it's anti–smudge....

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Going back to school has almost arrived and most schools these days use technology in the classroom. Whether doing presentations, creating videos, accessing the school intranet or playing Minecraft, we have the right PC for students. The perfect laptop or tablet is the one that’s great for both school and home and ours are fast enough, tough enough and cool enough for any kid. We’ve compiled a list of the best laptops and tablets Lenovo has to offer for school, home and play. ThinkPad X131e - durable but light Designed for durability in the rigorous K-12 school system, the 11.6-inch ThinkPad X131e is made to endure whatever's thrown its way. A rubber bumper cushions the top cover for added protection, while hinges and ports are further strengthened. Explore Features.   ThinkPad Yoga - the ultimate Multimode Ultrabook The ThinkPad Yoga delivers flexibility. Its 12.5" display rotates 360 degrees to offer four different usage modes: Laptop, Tablet, Tent and Stand. Boasting legendary ThinkPad reliability and a range of security features, it's the ultimate multimode Ultrabook. Explore Features.  

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Here’s our top 10 Christmas gift ideas to suit any budget or personality in your life. We’ve got you covered from ultrabooks to tablets and accessories to storage solutions. There will be no re-gifting with these awesome tech gifts, and put you on the nice list for next year! 1. The (Mostly) Lovable Space Cadet: a one-button backup “OMG Did you wipe all of the videos of Lily's first Christmas”? Ever notice that the smartest people seem to do this kind of stuff all the time? Stage a friendly intervention with a Lenovo Iomega EZ Media & Backup Centre. – FROM ONLY $369 2. Mr Messy: a beautiful wireless keyboard and mouse We've got this new thing called wireless technology. Lenovo didn't invent it, but we do make a sleek and sophisticated Ultraslim Wireless Keyboard and Mouse that will help you with your New Year’s tidy desk resolution. –

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5 Reasons to upgrade your PC

5 Reasons to upgrade your PC

Lenovo fans just can’t stop raving about our products: “I love this machine!”, “I chose Lenovo over all the other brands as my desktop replacement...”, “Everything about my ThinkPad is really good...” We're sure you'd agree too if you owned one of our PC's. After all, we are the world’s number 1 PC maker! Whether you are a hip college student who wants to make a style statement, a professional looking for a sophisticated machine to manage all your work seamlessly, or somebody who doesn’t want to go wrong with your first laptop, Lenovo is surely the first choice for you. We have something for everyone from our wide range of laptops. So, let’s check out some of the unique features that will enhance your user-experience and add some oomph to your personality!   1. HIGH PERFORMANCE. MAXIMUM FUN. • Lenovo laptops come with 4th generation Intel® Core™ i series processors for faster performance, and remarkably long battery life. If you are a gamer or enjoy downloading and watching movies on your laptop, there cannot be a machine more ideal for you. • There’s magic when Lenovo reliability and Windows 8 innovation come together. You will experience incredibly enhanced speed & performance, empowered mobility and improved security. Whether you need a productive powerhouse or a modern road warrior, Lenovo and Windows 8 are ready.   2. LIFE-LIKE...

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5 Windows 8 App Tips

5 Windows 8 App Tips

To get the most out of the Windows 8 Operating System on your desktop you need to commit the keyboard shortcuts to subconscious memory. You will be slightly slower for a week or so but once you’ve committed the workflow we list below to your muscle memory you’ll be moving through Windows 8 in hyper-speed! 1. Find applications 1. Press Ctrl to get to the start screen 2. Start typing the name of your application e.g. wor for Microsoft Word 3. As you type applications that match your search term will be listed 4. The application at the top of the list will be highlighted, select the application you want using the up and down arrows on your keyboard 5. Hit Enter when the application you want to open is highlighted 2. Move through open applications To move through your open applications use the trusty Ctrl-tab. 3. Application options and settings 1. Press Ctrl-Z to access the open application’s options 2. Press Ctrl-I to access the open application’s settings 4. Application multi-tasking 1. Press Ctrl+. to snap the open application to the right of the screen 2. Press Ctrl+. twice to snap it to the left 3. Press Ctrl-tab to add another application to...

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