6
This content is rated TV-MA, and is for viewers 18 years or older. Are you of age?
Sorry, you are not old enough to view this content.

First Look: Lenovo ThinkPad T431S hands-on: business facelift

About Video Transcript

First Look: Lenovo ThinkPad T431S hands-on: business facelift

1:13 /

Lenovo's midrange ThinkPad has gotten slimmer and more stylish, adopting the best of the X1 Carbon.

I am Scott Stein and ThinkPad fans you're in luck because, it looks like one of the mainstays of the line, the G430 is being updated to the G431S. What that means, is you [unk] ThinkPad Carbon X1 is very thin, very sleek carbon fiber laptop. Well, that's moved into [unk] ideas into this laptop. Its thinner, has a new design, carbon fiber back, and [unk] underneath in a larger more complete touch pad than the previous version of the ThinkPad. No more weird buttons on the top to bottom. This thing is all glass and has multiple [unk], a very comfortable experience. The keyboard is new. It feels a lot more modern and it's sort of completing of the updating of the ThinkPad line away from those, maybe all the features ThinkPad evolve in terms of [unk] and Word necessarily needed basic features that are a lot more sleek. The design that's much cleaner and very lightweight feeling laptop considering its functions. Look for this at the end of April for prices pretty reasonable, 949 starting. Scott Stein, and that's [unk]. ThinkPad G431S.

New releases

Philips adds a 75W Replacement SlimStyle LED to its lighting lineup
2:17 November 22, 2014
This bigger, brighter version of the original SlimStyle LED looks like a strong value in its class
Play video
2015 Acura TLX V-6 Advance (CNET On Cars, Episode 54)
16:28 November 21, 2014
Acura hopes the TLX is what it will drive into the future, we explore the head-up display coming to your car soon, and check out the...
Play video
Los Angeles Auto Show 2014: CNET's editors choose their favorites
5:55 November 21, 2014
The press days are over here at the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show. Before we head off into the Hollywood hills we took a moment to re-cap...
Play video
Watch Tony Hawk do endless 360s on a hoverboard, Ep. 184
5:36 November 21, 2014
This week on Crave, we can see sound waves. We might get to see an unexplored part of the moon. But most of all we get to see Tony...
Play video
The $199 HP Stream 11 wants to be as cloud-friendly as a Chromebook, but with Windows 8
2:18 November 21, 2014
If you keep expectations in check, this bargain-basement Windows 8 laptop has good battery life and a decent design.
Play video
Yamaha SRT-1000 gives good single-speaker surround
1:44 November 21, 2014
The Yamaha SRT-1000 sound base offers discrete looks, an astoundingly wide soundstage and plenty of features in a package that is still...
Play video
Hate ads? Pay Google to block them for you
2:50 November 21, 2014
Google is testing an ad-blocker service, Amazon may be inserting ads into streaming video, and Comcast lets you track the cable gu...
Play video
The 404 Show 1,584: Google Contributor, JFK has a drone problem, San Francisco's poo map (podcast)
30:08 November 21, 2014
We're back in the studio today! Join us for a very special episode complete with a full tour and the start of our Call of Duty: Advanced...
Play video