Adopting the looks of an ultrabook and an Apple MacBook, the IdeaPad U400 wins on design and overall value, but it's not that far above other equally good laptops that are out there right now.
It's the next MacBook. Just kidding! But, seriously, Lenovo's sleek 14-inch non-ultrabook laptop has an undeniably Apple-ish look.
Double down on the memory and the 13-inch Toshiba Satellite U400-S1001X becomes a well-rounded laptop that will withstand the rigors of business travel.
LG is about to launch the LG U400, a music phone with a built-in scroll wheel that lets you scratch like a DJ. Wicked
This flagship of the new IdeaPad U series has a 13.3-inch display, up to a Core i7 processor (ULV), and up to a 256GB SSD, and is just 0.6 inch thick.
We review the Lenovo ThinkPad SL400 and the Toshiba Satellite Pro U400 laptops.
Toshiba breaks out the pinstripes for new Satellites
The Lenovo IdeaPad U310 is an all-around decent ultrabook that's perfectly priced for back-to-school shoppers, but there are plenty of alternatives with nearly identically prices and features.
Toshiba Satellite Pro U400, Satellite Pro M300, Satellite Pro L300, Satellite Pro L300D, and Satellite Pro L350 were all announced today.
Lenovo didn't shed too many features in rolling out its cheapest ThinkPad to date, the 14-inch SL400. Don't let the glossy lid fool you, there are a lot of familiar ThinkPad touches that make it a good bet for business users.