The IdeaPad Y580 2099-42U 15.6" Notebook Computer (Gray) from Lenovo features a metal cool-touch cover lid and palm rests so you won't have to feel the heat emitted from inside the computer. This allows you have a more comfortable typing and computing experience.
The 15.6" Full HD display is backlit with LED lamps, which are more energy efficient than their CCFL counterparts. The screen has a 16:9 aspect ratio and the 1920 x 1080 native resolution is supported by a dedicated nVIDIA GeForce GTX 660M graphics card with 2GB of dedicated memory.
The system is powered by a quad-core Ivy Bridge 2.3GHz Intel Core i7-3610QM processor. It also has 8GB of DDR3 RAM, a 1TB hard drive, a Blu-ray burner, 10/100/1000Mbps Gigabit Ethernet, 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, an integrated webcam and microphone. There are also built-in stereo speakers with Dolby Home Theater v4 technology. Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit) is the installed operating system.
- Quad-Core Ivy Bridge Intel Core i7 Performance
- This Lenovo notebook houses an Ivy Bridge Intel Core i7-3610QM processor. Its quad cores can reach a speed of up to 2.3GHz. The processor can also be overclocked to a speed of up to 3.3GHz, thanks to Intel Turbo Boost 2.0 technology. With a 6MB L3 cache, Intel Hyper-Threading technology and 8GB of DDR3 RAM, this Lenovo notebook offers a smooth and seamless multitasking experience
- nVIDIA GeForce GTX 660M Graphics
- This Lenovo notebook features a dedicated nVIDIA GeForce GTX 660M graphics processing unit (GPU). Utilizing its 2GB of dedicated memory, the GPU can take full advantage of its Microsoft DirectX 11 support as well as nVIDIA PhysX and CUDA technologies. The GPU also has nVIDIA Optimus technology, which automatically transitions between the GPU and integrated Intel HD Graphics 4000 seamlessly for better performance and longer battery life
- 15.6" Full HD Widescreen LED-Backlit Display
- The 15.6" Full HD widescreen display features LED backlight technology, which use brighten faster, use less power and provide better image quality than their CCFL counterparts. The screen has a 16:9 aspect ratio, which is also the standard for HDTVs. The display also features Full HD 1920 x 1080 resolution, allowing you to playback 1080p content natively
- Intel Wireless Display Technology
- The 15.6" LED-backlit widescreen display works great while on the road, but this Lenovo notebook also lets you stream content to your HDTV...wirelessly. With built-in Intel Wireless Display (WIDI) technology and an optional TV adapter, such as the Netgear Push2TV (sold separately), you'll be able to access all your music, photos and videos from your Lenovo notebook. Experience all your content in Full 1080p HD on your big-screen HDTV
- Blu-ray Burner
- The built-in optical drive supports Blu-ray Disc playback so you can watch your favorite movies in crystal clear 1080p HD video quality. The drive also doubles as a Blu-ray Disc, CD and DVD burner so you the option to backup your important files and data if needed
- Stay Connected
- You can connect to the Web using the 10/100/1000Mbps Gigabit Ethernet RJ-45 jack for high-speed Internet access. If you want to the freedom to walk around, you can use 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi to connect to a wireless network. The built-in Bluetooth support allows you to connect all your favorite peripherals, such as a wireless mouse or keyboard. This Lenovo notebook can also remember previous Wi-Fi spots you've used so that when they're in range, it automatically connects you without the hassle of having to reenter WEP passwords. The integrated HD webcam allows you to video chat while the built-in microphone captures your voice with clear precision