Lenovo's Consumer PC Push

For gamers Lenovo's IdeaPad Y710 packs in a 17-inch widescreen display and halo lighting with a sleek blue metallic finish. Select models include two hot-swappable hard drives and Game Zone functionality, which adds enlarged directional buttons, four-user-customizable buttons and a secondary display showing system information such as CPU speed.

It also adds a performance control switch with Turbo mode. It is built on Intel Core2Duo processors and includes ATI graphics, WLAN connectivity, five speakers with subwoofer and an optional Blu-ray DVD reader. Recommended pricing starts at $1,199.

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