(from right) Jimmy Chin, Consumer Segment Lead, Lenovo Malaysia holding the Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 13’ in Tent Mode, Khoo Hung Chuan, Country General Manager, Lenovo Malaysia holding the Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 13’ in Laptop Mode, Amrita Sapre, Windows Product Group Manager, Microsoft Malaysia, holding the Lenovo ThinkPad Twist in Laptop Mode, and Wu Hua Horng, SMB Product Manager, Lenovo Malaysia holding the Lenovo ThinkPad Twist featured in Laptop Mode as well.

Lenovo has announced three new convertible devices designed for the Windows 8 platform. For consumers, the touch-optimized convertibles include the IdeaPad Yoga 13 Ultrabook, offering a blend of work and play and the IdeaPad Yoga 11, a svelte, all day mobile companion. For professionals, Lenovo introduced the ThinkPad Twist, a business-ready Ultrabook and the first in the ThinkPad line of new convertible devices.

“Lenovo was one of the first to embrace convertible design that integrated touch capabilities in a big way; our new Ultrabooks address the unique needs of consumers, businesses and everyone in between by creating high performance laptop-tablet combinations in new designs and different sizes,” said Khoo Hung Chuan, Country General Manager, Lenovo Malaysia.

“With the launch of Windows 8 and Intel’s Ultrabook technology, now is the right time for the convertible form factor to take off. We are confident these innovative machines are the best devices for a groundbreaking touchscreen experience, plus their multi-modes give our customers more ways to use their PCs than ever before.”

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