The ThinkPad Edge E431 6277-5CU 14" Notebook Computer from Lenovo takes the no-nonsense, business-oriented side of Lenovo notebooks and adds a touch of personality for customer-facing roles in small- to medium-sized businesses. The result is a slimmed down 14" notebook computer that weighs just 4.7 pounds. This Lenovo notebook is also wrapped in a refined, soft matte coating, reinforced with sturdy metal hinges and a black finish.
The 14" widescreen display utilizes LED backlight technology for lower power consumption and better energy efficiency. The screen has a 16:9 aspect ratio and a 1366 x 768 native resolution powered by integrated Intel HD Graphics 4000. You can also output video to a larger external display via the HDMI port.
The system is powered by a quad-core Ivy Bridge 2.2GHz Intel Core i7-3632QM processor. It also has 4GB of 1600MHz DDR3L RAM, a 500GB 7200rpm hard drive, a SuperMulti DVD burner, a 4-in-1 media card reader, 10/10/100/1000Mbps Gigabit Ethernet, 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, an integrated webcam and microphone. There are also built-in Dolby Advanced Audio v2 certified stereo speakers. Windows 7 Professional (64-bit) is the installed operating system.
Quad-Core Ivy Bridge Intel Core i7 Performance
This Lenovo notebook houses an Ivy Bridge Intel Core i7-3632QM processor. Its quad cores can reach a stock speed of 2.2GHz. The processor can also be overclocked up to 3.2GHz, thanks to Intel Turbo Boost 2.0 technology. With a dedicated 6MB L3 cache, 4GB of 1600MHz DDR3L RAM and Intel Hyper-Threading technology, you'll be able to multitask between applications with ease
A Display of Excellence
The 14" HD widescreen display features LED backlight technology, which provide better energy efficiency and image quality than the older CCFL backlight technology. The screen has a 16:9 aspect ratio, which is the ideal standard for HDTVs. The 1366 x 768 native resolution is supported by integrated Intel HD Graphics 4000. The screen also has an antiglare coating so you can use this Lenovo notebook in bright rooms or outdoors in sunlight
High Definition Audio
This Lenovo notebook comes with high definition audio support for an optimal listening experience. The built-in stereo speakers work well in tandem with the high definition audio support or you can plug in external speakers as well as headphones into the 3.5mm headphone/microphone combo jack for a better audio experience
Hold video conference calls with clients or video chat with friends and family with the integrated HD webcam. This webcam is designed to work even in low-lit conditions so you'll always be seen. The built-in microphone captures your voice in clear quality so the person receiving your video chat can hear you. Multiple audio modes ensure that individuals and groups can be heard distinctly when making audio or video calls. 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi ensures that you stay mobile while Bluetooth 4.0 allows you to connect to all your favorite peripherals
USB 3.0 can reach data transfer speeds of up to 5Gbps, which is 10 times faster than USB 2.0. Also, USB 3.0 is backwards compatible with USB 2.0 so you'll still be able to use your older USB-compatible devices