Lenovo is a major brand in the global laptop and Chromebook market. At the ongoing MWC 2023, the company showed just why it is a major player in this market. In order to support hybrid working methods and offer features that suit users’ needs, Lenovo introduced its updated PC and Chromebook options. The PCs have better speed and more sustainable components. The devices also come with better user experiences. Lenovo recently unveiled new Chromebooks for schools and Windows 11 computers.
Lenovo ThinkPad Z13 Gen 2 and Z16 Gen 2
In order to maximize user efficiency, the ThinkPad Z13 Gen 2 and ThinkPad Z16 Gen 2 can be customized with up to 64GB Dual Channel memory and up to 2TB PCIe SSD. They are driven by the most recent AMD Ryzen 7000 Series chips with AMD Radeon 700M Series Graphics and Windows 11. It has an elegant, light, thin form factor, extremely narrow bezels, and an alternative new natural fibre-reinforced material that is fused to the top cover made of 75% repurposed aluminium. For a better audio-visual experience, the notebook also includes quick and dependable Wi-Fi 6E3, an FHD camera, and Dolby Voice-enabled speakers. It also has a sizable haptic trackpad and the recognizable TrackPoint. The latter of which has a Quick Menu for configuring the camera, audio device, and power options.
Lenovo ThinkPad Z13 Gen 2 and ThinkPad Z16 Gen 2
The ThinkPad Z13 Gen 2 and ThinkPad Z16 Gen 2 are outfitted with the most recent AMD Ryzen 7000 Series chips. It also comes with AMD Radeon 700M Series Graphics, and Windows 11. Users can set these laptops with up to 64GB Dual Channel RAM and up to 2TB PCIe SSD to easily complete demanding tasks. Along with the 75% recycled metal, an alternative novel natural fiber reinforced substance is also offered. This woven flax cloth is entirely composed of agricultural materials.
ThinkPad X13 Gen 4 and ThinkPad X13 Yoga Gen 4
The ThinkPad X13 Gen 4 and ThinkPad X13 Yoga Gen 4 have been updated. They now have sleeker, narrower bezels that increase the screen-to-body ratio and enhance the usefulness of hybrid working. Better video meetings are made possible by the extra 5-megapixel with an Infrared camera and user-facing Dolby Audio speakers for more realistic audio. They also use a 13.3-inch 2.8K OLED display with Dolby Vision support and Eyesafe Certified Natural Low Blue Light tech for deeper blacks and vibrant hues is also an option for the X13 Gen 4. Windows Hello’s facial recognition tech and ultrasonic human proximity sensing further improve security and usability. The most recent AMD Ryzen 7000 Series Processors with AMD Radeon 700M Series Graphics or the most recent 13th Generation Intel Core processors with Intel vPro and integrated Intel Iris Xe graphics can run these machines.
ThinkPad T Series
With changes and more environmentally friendly materials, the most recent iteration keeps pushing the boundaries. To enhance user encounters, a 5MP camera with infrared is also an optional choice. In order to lessen eye fatigue, low blue light display choices are available. This device has a 2.8k OLED screen option on T14 Gen 4 and T16 Gen 2 as well as T14s Gen 4.
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ThinkPad L13 Gen 4 and L13 Yoga Gen 4
The low blue light choice on the low power ThinkPad L13 Gen 4 and L13 Yoga Gen 4 increases battery economy. Up to 2TB SSD storage is now an option for the most recent L-series, including the L14 Gen 4 and L15 Gen 4. This is double the capacity of the prior version. Select ThinkPad versions include Lenovo View, which offers a number of intelligent camera-based features to better video conversations, increase security, and advance digital health. With unified communications apps, it features video enhancer algorithms, auto-framing, eye well-being notifications, and private options.
ThinkPad E Series for Small and Medium Business
The ThinkPad E series is a new line of laptops available to small and medium-sized companies. For a more comfortable and effective experience, this series includes 16:10 aspect ratio screens with high screen-to-body ratios, a redesigned keypad, and a bigger 115mm touchpad design. Windows 11 Pro, 13th Generation Intel Core CPUs or AMD Ryzen 7000 Series processors with AMD Radeon 610M graphics, RAM choices up to 40GB, dual SSD storage options up to 2TB, and optional Wi-Fi 6E3 for high-speed stable wireless access are all configuration possibilities. In addition, the ThinkPad E14 Gen and E16 are better suitable for mobility and hybrid workplaces thanks to 47Whr or 57Whr battery choices.
IdeaPad Duet 3i
The IdeaPad Duet 3i offers the newest version of Windows 11, a potent Intel N-series Processor, and additional features in a compact, fashionable, and portable notebook. This gadget is detachable from the keypad. It is only 8.95mm thick and is ideal for multitaskers who need to work remotely. This device uses an 11.5-inch 2K touchscreen with 100% DCI-P3. It also offers provides 400 nits of luminance and a vibrant color gamut. It also comes with 5MP front and 8MP back sensors and Dolby Audio. Users can remain busy thanks to the Intel N-series Processor, Wi-Fi 6, and up to 8.5 hours of energy life with Rapid Charge Boost. Taking notes is made simple with the Lenovo Digital Pen, an extra accessory.
IdeaPad Slim 3 Chromebook (14″, 8)
With a MediaTek Kompanio 500 Series chip, the IdeaPad Slim 3 Chromebook is a decent device. It is ideal for those looking for a powerful yet cheap notebook. The 14″ FHD IPS display on this incredibly thin and light notebook (1.3kg, 2.9lbs) features a long-lasting 13.5-hour battery. In addition, it has a full-function Type-C interface, and front-facing speakers tailored by Waves MaxxAudio. It also has an FHD camera with a physical shutter and a dedicated mute option.
Pricing and Availability
- ThinkPad Z13 Gen 2 – €1649 (Rs. 1,44,115 approx.) and will be available starting July 2023.
- ThinkPad Z16 Gen 2 sells for €2249 (Rs. 1,96,550 approx.) and will be available starting August 2023.
- ThinkPad X13 Gen 4 sells for €1190 (Rs. 1,04,000 approx.) and will be available starting July 2023.
- ThinkPad X13 Yoga Gen 4 sells for €1290 (Rs. 1,12,740 approx.) and will be available starting July 2023.
- ThinkPad T14s, T14 and T16 prices will 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 will 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 sell for €775 (Rs. 67,730 approx.) and €755 (Rs. 65,980 approx.) respectively and will be available starting May 2023.
- IdeaPad Duet 3i sells for €449 (Rs. 39,240 approx.) and will be available starting June 2023.
- IdeaPad Slim 3 Chromebook sells for €349 (Rs. 30,500 approx.) and will be available starting May 2023.