Lenovo IdeaPad Y480 Specifications and Features

Lenovo IdeaPad Y480 has 14-inch display with a native resolution of 1,366×768 pixels and LED backlight technology. It has an excellent construction quality and ergonomic design. Its keyboard is just like on other IdeaPad laptops, with its signature variation on the flat-topped island key style. To support its performance,  IdeaPad Y480 is armored with 2.3 GHz  Intel Core i7-3610QM quad-core processor, Nvida GeForce 640M graphics, 8 GB DDR3, and 750GB 5,400rpm hard drive.

Lenovo IdeaPad Y480

This laptop is also equipped with: Dolby Home Theater v4; Intel Turbo Boost Technology 2.0; Integrated memory controller; VGA plus HDMI; 2 x USB 2.0; 2 x USB 3.0, SD card reader, eSATA; Ethernet, 802.11n Wi-Fi; Bluetooth 4.0; DVD burner; Backlit keyboard; Multi-touch touchpad; and 6 in 1 card reader

For the operating system, IdeaPad Y480 uses Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit). It also includes many software such as: CyberLink Power2Go; Intelligent Touchpad; McAfee VirusScan Plus (60 days of virus definitions); CyberLink Youcam; ooVoo; Lenovo OneKey Theater; Lenovo OneKey Recovery; Lenovo VeriFace; Windows Live Essentials; Adobe Reader; and Lenovo Energy Management.

Width: 13.6 in
Depth: 9.4 in
Height: 1.3 in
Weight: 4.9 lbs

Reset Lenovo IdeaPad Y480

You can reset your Lenovo IdeaPad Y480 if  your computer system has stopped responding, and you cannot turn off the computer. To reset Lenovo IdeaPad Y480: Press and hold the power button for 4 seconds or more. If the computer is still not reset, remove the AC adapter and the battery.

Restore Lenovo IdeaPad Y480 to the default factory settings

You can restore your Lenovo IdeaPad Y480 to the default factory settings. Use this feature when your system fails or you need to re-install your operating system. This will restore your computer back to the initial status when you first booted up your computer after receiving it from the store. Note that the recovery process is irreversible. Make sure to back up any critical data before using the recovery feature.

To restore Lenovo IdeaPad Y480:

  • Shut down your computer.
  • Press the image key to launch OneKey Rescue system. Within the program, you can choose to restore your system partition to the original factory status, or to a previously generated backup.