Lenovo ThinkPad X220 and X220 Convertible Tablet released; claims 24 hours of Battery life

Lenovo announced its new generation Laptop and a convertible Tablet, dubbed ThinkPad X220 and X220 respectively. If you are thinking of getting a new Laptop, this new on can never be avoided from your consideration.

What it makes exciting is that the it’s Battery backup, Lenovo claims that the new Laptop will provide 15 hours of battery life and if you are ready to pay extra $179 you can extend its life for further 9 hours, so it becomes 24 hours!. Other specs are ThinkPad Laptop has 12.5 inch display with 1366×768 resolution and configurable with your choice of Sandy Bridge CPU Corei3, i5 and i7 processors supports up to 8GB of DDR3 RAM. There are no discrete graphics options, but you can opt to configure this one with USB 3.0 and a selection SSDs, including Intel’s 80GB and 160GB offerings.

The ThinkPad weighs  1.3kg and also features 720p webcam, dual digital microphones for noise cancellation, and the new buttonless touchpad (aka ClickPad) come standard.

Apart from the Laptop Lenovo also announced it new convertible Tablet X220, the tablet is also powered with the same Sandy Bridge Processor. The tablet features swivel touchscreen display that lets you manipulate photos, control applications or scroll down documents with multi-touch functionality.

Both Laptop and tablet will have hard-drive storage up to 320 GB or solid-state drive storage of up to 160GVB.

The tablet also features a DisplayPort and VGA ports to attach monitors, USB 3.0 ports and offers16 hours of Battery life when paired with the external pack.

The ThinkPad X220 Laptop will set you back at a staring price tag of $899 and X220 Convertible tablet will cost $1199 and both ill be available early in April 2011.