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Lenovo IdeaPad S10-3t convertible tablet: Unboxing and first look

The Lenovo IdeaPad S10-3t is a 10 inch convertible tablet style netbook. Like a typical netbook it features a nearly full-sized QWERTY keyboard. But like a tablet PC (or iPad), it has a touchscreen display. What makes it somewhat special is the fact that you can rotate the display 180 degrees and fold it down […]

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A tale of three tablets: Lenovo, Gigabyte, and Viliv’s convertible netbooks

While there’s a lot of buzz around the upcoming iPad and dozens of other internet slates, tablet PCs have been around for nearly a decade. The difference is that most Windows-based tablets available today feature full sized keyboards and swivels that let you fold the touchscreen down over the keyboard for use in tablet mode. […]

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Lenovo IdeaPad S10-3t convertible tablet now shipping with 8 cell battery

The Lenovo IdeaPad S10-3t convertible touchscreen tablet-style netbook has a base price of $549 at Lenovo.com. But Newegg has the netbook in stock for just under $500 plus $5 for shipping within the continental US. As an added bonus, this model has an 8 cell battery while the version on sale through Lenovo’s web site […]

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Lenovo IdeaPad S10-3t unboxed, liked (a lot)

The Ideapad S10-3t is the first tablet-style netbook from Lenovo. The $549 laptop features a 1.66GHz Intel Atom N450 CPU, 1GB of RAM, a 160GB hard drive and runs Windows 7 Starter. Oh yeah, and it has a 10. 1 inch touchscreen display that you can fold over the keyboard for use in tablet mode. […]

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1.83GHz version of the Lenovo IdeaPad S10-3t coming soon?

Intel hasn’t officially launched the 1.83GHz Intel Atom N470 Pine Trail chip yet. All of the new Pine Trail netbooks launched over the past few weeks have been outfitted with 1.66GHz Atom N450 processors instead. But I’ve seen a number of product listings and spec sheets that mention the faster chip. And now a little […]

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More Pine Trail netbooks up for order

Another day, another set of recently announced netbooks that are now available for order. The HP Mini 210 and the MSI Wind U135 are both ready to go. Both of these netbooks run Windows 7 Starter Edition and have 1.66GHz Intel Atom N450 Pine Trail processors. The Compaq Mini CQ10 (which I think may be […]

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New netbooks now available for order or pre-order

Sure, CES is all about introducing new products, not necessarily announcing retail availability. Many of the doohickeys on display in Vegas this week won’t be available for weeks, months, or maybe ever. But here’s a short roundup of recently announced products that are already available for purchase or pre-order: Lenovo IdeaPad S10-3 netbook – Purchase […]