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Windows 8 Upgrade Capable Systems
IdeaCentre ThinkCentre
IdeaPad ThinkPad
fw Lenovo B, E, K, M and V Series Notebook ThinkStation


  • Lenovo has confirmed that the preloaded operating system of the computers listed below can be upgraded from Windows 7 to Windows 8.
  • However, depending on hardware and software configuration, your computer may not be upgradeable, even if it is listed below. Refer to the Windows 8 Support Center for additional information.

    • IdeaCentre A Series
      A320, A720
    • IdeaCentre B Series
      B320, B325, B520, B520e, B540, B540P, B545
    • IdeaCentre K Series
      K315, K330, K330B, K410, K415 (only for PRC), K430
    • Lenovo C Series / 3000 C Series All-In-Ones
      C225 (with E300, E450,E1-1200,E2-1800), C320, C325 (with E300, E450,E1-1200,E2-1800), C340 (only for PRC), C345 (only for PRC), C440 (only for PRC), C445 (only for PRC)
    • Lenovo H Series / 3000 H Series Desktops
      H330, H415, H420, H430, H505s (only for PRC), H520s, H525s

    Note: TV-tuner driver supports H339 ATSC/DVB-T tuner upgrade only


    • IdeaPad N Series
      N580, N581, N585, N586
    • IdeaPad P Series
      P580, P585
    • IdeaPad S Series
      S206(except C50 CPU), S300, S400, S405
    • IdeaPad U Series
      U300e, U300s, U310, U400, U410
    • IdeaPad Y Series
      Y470, Y471A, Y480 (non-SSD+HDD), Y485 (non-SSD+HDD), Y570, Y580 (non-SSD+HDD)
    • IdeaPad Z Series
      Z370, Z380, Z470, Z475, Z480, Z485, Z570, Z575, Z580, Z585
    • Lenovo G Series / 3000 G Series
      G470, G480, G485, G570, G580, G585, G770, G780
    • Not Supported
      AMD Systems: G475, G575, S205, S206 (C50 CPU)
      Intel Systems: G360, G460, G470E, G560, S100, S110, S100C, S200, Y480 (SSD+HDD), Y485 (SSD+HDD), Y580 (SSD+HDD)

    Note: TV-tuner driver supports H339 ATSC/DVB-T tuner upgrade only


    Lenovo B, E, K, M and V Series Notebook
    • Lenovo B Series
      B475e, B480, B490, B575e, B580, B590
    • Lenovo E Series
      E47A, E47G, E49
    • Lenovo K Series
      K27, K29, K47A, K49
    • Lenovo M Series
      M490, M495
    • Lenovo V Series / 3000 V Series
      V480, V480c, V480s, V490u, V570, V580, V580c
    • ThinkCentre A Series
      A58, A63, A70, A70z
    • ThinkCentre Edge Series
      Edge 71, Edge 71z, Edge 72, Edge 72z, Edge 91, Edge 91z, Edge 92, Edge 92z
    • ThinkCentre M Series
      M58, M58e, M62z, M70e, M70z, M71e, M71z, M72e, M72e Tiny, M72z, M75e, M77, M78, M80, M81, M82, M90, M90p, M90z, M91, M91p, M92, M92p, M92p Tiny, M92z
    • ThinkCentre Edge Series
      Edge 71, Edge 71z, Edge 72, Edge 72z, Edge 91, Edge 91z, Edge 92, Edge 92z
    • ThinkPad Edge Series
      Edge 14, Edge E40, Edge 15, Edge E50, E31, Edge E120, Edge E125, Edge E130, Edge E135, Edge E330, Edge E335, Edge E430, Edge E435, Edge E530, Edge L330
    • ThinkPad L/SL Series
      L412, L512, L420, L520, L430, L530
    • ThinkPad S Series
    • ThinkPad T Series
      T410, T410i, T410s, T410si, T510, T510i, T420, T420i, T420s, T420si, T430, T430i, T430s, T430si, T430u, T520, T520i, T530, T530i
    • ThinkPad W Series
      W510, W520, W530
    • ThinkPad X Series
      X1, X1 Carbon, X1 Hybrid, X100e, X120e, X121e, X130e, X131e, X201, X201i, X201s, X220, X220i, X230, X230i
    • ThinkPad X Series Tablet
      X201 Tablet, X201i Tablet, X220 Tablet, X220i Tablet, X230 Tablet, X230i Tablet
    • ThinkStation C Series
      C20, C20x
    • ThinkStation D Series
    • ThinkStation E Series
      E20, E30, E31
    • ThinkStation S Series
      S20, S30
    • Not Supported
      D30, C30
  • Additional Information :

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    Document ID : HT074688
    Last Updated : 24 Jul 2013
    Copyright © Lenovo 2013, all rights reserved
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