As long as the price stays around $599, the Lenovo IdeaPad Z370 should be a strong consideration for anyone looking for a very good all-around 13-inch laptop, although it's hardly a showstopper.
This 13-inch Core i5 laptop won't turn any heads, but if gotten at the right price this could be an excellent budget computer to consider.
Lenovo's latest lineup of IdeaPad laptops is likely the last before Ivy Bridge later this year.
With slim 13-inch SSD laptops now well under $1,000, Sony's expensive, high-end Z series laptop is a tough sell, although the long-life slice battery and unique GPU/optical dock help make its case.
Systems using Intel's new "Sandy Bridge" chip are available from top-tier vendors--but they're not cheap. Less-expensive dual-core Sandy Bridge systems are due in the spring.
Lenovo's new IdeaPads focus on new processors, faster performance.
Out in South Korea last week, Crave had a butchers at some of Samsung's latest phones at its HQ in Seoul