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CES 2010: Lenovo Skylight smartbook hands on photos

Lenovo's new Linux OS is called Skylight, and it announced a debut 'smartbook' under the same name. It's essentially the Ideapad U1 without the remova

Like many smartphones – and it’s effectively a giant smartphone – it has live web ‘gadgets’ like Amazon MP3. Facebook and movies on the homescreen.

Storage is via a built-in USB key and microSD and SD card slots – you get 20GB in total plus 2GB cloud storage.

It’ll be out in the US in April for $499 – no news on UK availability/pricing yet.

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Dan is Editor-in-chief of Stuff, working across the magazine and the Stuff.tv website.  Our Editor-in-Chief is a regular at tech shows such as CES in Las Vegas, IFA in Berlin and Mobile World Congress in Barcelona as well as at other launches and events. He has been a CES Innovation Awards judge. Dan is completely platform agnostic and very at home using and writing about Windows, macOS, Android and iOS/iPadOS plus lots and lots of gadgets including audio and smart home gear, laptops and smartphones. He's also been interviewed and quoted in a wide variety of places including The Sun, BBC World Service, BBC News Online, BBC Radio 5Live, BBC Radio 4, Sky News Radio and BBC Local Radio.

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