Lenovo today just announced rugged notebook targeting the students by keeping the specs not hard to get and durability and ruggedness at the very top. The Lenovo ThinkPad X131e notebooks are rugged like any other durable notebook as these are padded with military grade material to withstand day to day abuse of students life. According to the recent press release, the Lenovo ThinkPad X131e will have a user choice of processors which can be Intel Celeron, Core 2 Duo or even AMD E-Series APUs which offer better multimedia experience with much reduced price to performance ratio. The ThinkPad X131e notebooks will be having USB 3.0 connectivity as well.
For those interested, the Lenovo ThinkPad X131e notebooks are now available with starting price of $499 only.