At Mobile World Congress 2023, Lenovo presented its updated PC and Chromebook solutions to accommodate hybrid working styles and provide features to meet users’ needs.
The PCs include improved performance, more eco-friendly materials and enhanced user experience. Recently, Lenovo introduced new Windows 11 laptops and Chromebooks for education.
ThinkPad Z13 Gen 2 and Z16 Gen 2
The ThinkPad Z13 Gen 2 and ThinkPad Z16 Gen 2 are powered by the latest AMD Ryzen 7000 Series Processors with AMD Radeon 700M Series Graphics, Windows 11, and can be configured with up to 64GB Dual Channel memory and up to 2TB PCIe SSD to optimize user performance.
It features a sleek, thin and light form factor, ultra-narrow bezels, and an optional new natural fiber reinforced material bonded to the 75% recycled aluminum top cover. The laptop also has fast and reliable Wi-Fi 6E3, a FHD camera and Dolby Voice enabled microphones for a superior audio-visual experience. Moreover, it has a large haptic touchpad and the iconic TrackPoint, with the latter having a Quick Menu for customizing battery, audio device, and camera settings.
ThinkPad Z13 Gen 2 and ThinkPad Z16 Gen 2
The ThinkPad Z13 Gen 2 and ThinkPad Z16 Gen 2 are powered by the latest AMD Ryzen 7000 Series Processors with AMD Radeon 700M Series Graphics, Windows 11, and can be configured with up to 64GB Dual Channel memory and up to 2TB PCIe SSD to help users breeze through demanding tasks. An optional new natural fiber reinforced material bonded to the 75% recycled aluminum is also available. This woven Flax material is made from 100% agricultural product.
ThinkPad X13 Gen 4 and ThinkPad X13 Yoga Gen 4
The redesigned ThinkPad X13 Gen 4 and ThinkPad X13 Yoga Gen 4 feature sleeker narrow bezels increasing the screen-to-body ratio and improvements to hybrid working functionality. Dolby Audio speakers are user-facing for more immersive audio, and the optional 5-megapixel with Infrared camera allows for better video conferencing.
Additionally, the X13 Gen 4 can be configured with a 13.3-inch 2.8K OLED display that is Dolby Vision enabled and features Eyesafe Certified Natural Low Blue Light technology for deeper blacks and vivid colors. Security and ease of use are further enhanced with ultrasonic human presence detection and facial recognition through Windows Hello.
These devices can be powered by the latest 13th Generation Intel Core processors with Intel vPro and integrated Intel Iris Xe graphics or the latest AMD Ryzen 7000 Series Processors with AMD Radeon 700M Series Graphics.
ThinkPad T Series
The latest generation continues to push the envelope with improvements and more sustainable materials. An optional 5MP camera with Infrared is also available to improve user experiences. Low blue light display options are available to help reduce eye strain, including a 2.8k OLED panel option on T14 Gen 4 and T16 Gen 2 as well as T14s Gen 4.
The ThinkPad L13 Gen 4 and L13 Yoga Gen 4
The ThinkPad L13 Gen 4 and L13 Yoga Gen 4 feature a low blue light display option that is low power, increasing battery efficiency. The latest L-series, including L14 Gen 4 and L15 Gen 4, can now be optioned with up to 2TB SSD storage, double the capacity of the previous generation.
Lenovo View, available on select ThinkPad models, provides a suite of intelligent camera-based features to enhance video calls, improve security, and promote digital health. It includes privacy settings, eye wellness alerts, auto-framing, and video enhancer algorithms that work with unified communications applications.
ThinkPad E Series for Small and Medium Business
Small and medium businesses now have access to a new laptop portfolio, the ThinkPad E series. This series features 16:10 aspect ratio displays with high screen-to-body ratios, a new keyboard and larger 115mm touchpad design for a more comfortable and productive experience.
It can be configured with Windows 11 Pro, 13th Generation Intel Core processors or AMD Ryzen 7000 Series Processors with AMD Radeon 610M Graphics, memory options up to 40GB, dual SSD storage offering up to 2TB, and optional Wi-Fi 6E3 for high-speed stable wireless connection. Additionally, 47Whr or 57Whr battery options make the ThinkPad E14 Gen and E16 more well-suited for mobility and hybrid workspaces.
IdeaPad Duet 3i
The IdeaPad Duet 3i provides a slim, stylish and portable laptop experience with the latest Windows 11, a powerful Intel N-series Processor and additional features. Detachable from the keyboard and only 8.95mm thick, this device is perfect for multitaskers who need to work from anywhere.
An improved 11.5-inch 2K touchscreen display with 100% DCI-P3 offers a vivid color gamut with 400 nits brightness. The 5MP front and 8MP rear cameras and Dolby Audio provide a superior user experience. The Intel N-series Processor, Wi-Fi 6 and up to 8.5 hours of battery life with Rapid Charge Boost keeps users productive. The optional Lenovo Digital Pen provides a quick way to take notes.
IdeaPad Slim 3 Chromebook (14″, 8)
For those seeking an affordable yet powerful laptop, the IdeaPad Slim 3 Chromebook is perfect, equipped with a MediaTek Kompanio 500 Series processor. This ultra slim and light laptop (1.3kg, 2.9lbs) comes with a 14” FHD IPS touchscreen and an impressive 13.5 hours of battery life.
It also has front-facing speakers tuned by Waves MaxxAudio, a full-functioned Type-C port, an FHD webcam with physical shutter, and a dedicated mute key.
Pricing and Availability
- ThinkPad Z13 Gen 2 is priced at €1649 (Rs. 1,44,115 approx.) and will be available starting July 2023.
- ThinkPad Z16 Gen 2 is priced at €2249 (Rs. 1,96,550 approx.) and will be available starting August 2023.
- ThinkPad X13 Gen 4 is priced at €1190 (Rs. 1,04,000 approx.) and will be available starting July 2023.
- ThinkPad X13 Yoga Gen 4 is priced at €1290 (Rs. 1,12,740 approx.) and will be available starting July 2023.
- ThinkPad T14s, T14 and T16 prices are expected to start from €1590 (Rs. 1,38,960), €1345 (Rs. 1,17,545 approx.) and €1390 (Rs. 1,21,480 approx.) respectively and will be available starting July 2023.
- ThinkPad L13 and L13 Yoga prices are expected to start from €839 (Rs. 73,325 approx.) and €980 (Rs. 85,645 approx.) respectively and will be available starting April 2023.
- ThinkPad L14 and L15 is priced at €775 (Rs. 67,730 approx.) and €755 (Rs. 65,980 approx.) respectively and will be available starting May 2023.
- IdeaPad Duet 3i is priced at €449 (Rs. 39,240 approx.) and will be available starting June 2023.
- IdeaPad Slim 3 Chromebook is priced at €349 (Rs. 30,500 approx.) and will be available starting May 2023.