Lenovo IdeaPad V560 15.6″ WiMAX Laptop Now on Sale

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Lenovo’s IdeaPad V560 15.6-inch affordable WiMAX notebook for small business users is now available for purchase in the USA.

The IdeaPad V560 is offered for $549.99 at Best Buy, which is currently the only place where you can order the laptop. Besides built-in WiMAX mobile broadband an Wi-Fi connectivity, the V560 model features the Intel Core i3-370M 2.4GHz processor, Intel integrated graphics, 4GB of DDR3 memory, a 500GB hard drive with Windows 7 Home Premium pre-installed, and a DVD burner. The display resolution is 1366 x 768 pixels, but we don’t know if it’s glossy or anti-glare.

According to the product page, the laptop has a battery life of up to 4 hours and 30 minutes.

Lenovo’s V560 also includes a 1.3MP web camera, fingerprint reader, three USB ports, an eSATA/USB combo connector, 4-in-1 media card reader, and Gigabit LAN port. It doesn’t feature HDMI output. We assume that it has a VGA port.

Although it belongs to the IdeaPad consumer laptop line, the 5.4-pound V560 has a simple business-class exterior.

For a more portable version, you can check the 14-inch IdeaPad V460, released a couple of months ago.

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Best Buy to Sell eMachines eME442-V133 for $279.99

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The eMachines eME442-V133 15.6″ laptop for $279.99 is Best Buy’s response to the $288.00 Compaq CQ6-109WM announced by Walmart.

The budget eMachines eME442-V133 features the AMD V series V140 2.3GHz processor, ATI Radeon HD 4250 integrated graphics, 2GB of RAM, a 250GB hard drive, a DVD burner, and Windows 7 Home Premium OS.

The display resolution is 1366 x 768 pixels, while other specifications of the 6.4-pound eME442-V133 include a 4-cell battery, wireless N, Gigabit LAN, HDMI and VGA outputs, three USB ports, and SD/MMC media card reader.

Best Buy will sell the notebook at the discounted price on Friday 11/05 and Saturday 11/06 in stores.

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