At the start of 2010, Lenovo introduced us to their smartphone, the LePhone, to its intended market of China.
At the event launch, Lenovo announced that it expected mobile internet merchandise to account for anything from 10 to 20 percent of its revenue at the end of the next 5 years. These products include the Skylight mini-notebook.
Lenovo are expecting the mobile internet devices to overtake the conventional PC market during this time. They are eager to make a big impact now, along with other PC OEMs.
Other manufacturers such as Dell and HP have the iPad in its focus also, as Dell appears to be introducing 5, 7 and 10 inch mini slates.
This year 2010 looks as though it maybe a massive year for the slate or tablet.