But Mobile World Congress (MWC 2023) in Barcelona, Lenovo Unveiled its latest PC and Chromebook offerings, which it said are designed to help “adopt dispersed hybrid workflows” and provide new features that empower users to choose what suits their needs and wants Makes
In addition to describing it as a refresh to the ThinkPad portfolio, enhancements include improvements to system performance and increased use of more durable materials.
A sampling of what was offered, with availability dates and pricing listed in Canadian dollars, included:
- The ThinkPad Z13 Gen 2 and ThinkPad Z16 Gen 2 are both 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 of dual-channel memory and up to 2TB. PCIe SSD to help users with the most demanding tasks. The ThinkPad Z13 Gen 2 unveiled an optional new natural fiber reinforced material bonded to a 75 percent recycled aluminum top cover. According to Lenovo, the woven hemp material is made from 100 percent agricultural byproduct, which is collected by harvesting the fibers of the flax plant. The Z13 Gen 2 has a starting price of $1,699 and an availability date of July 23. The Z16 Gen 2 has a starting price of $2,379 and an availability date of August 23.
- The redesigned ThinkPad X13 Gen 4 and ThinkPad X13 Yoga Gen 4, Lenovo said, “adopt sleek narrow bezels while increasing the screen-to-body ratio and improving hybrid working functionality for frequent commuters.” The two units can be configured with up to Windows 11 Pro and powered by the latest 13th generation Intel Core processors with Intel vPro and integrated Intel Iris X.I X13 Gen 4; They can optionally be configured with the latest AMD Ryzen 7000 Series processors with AMD Radeon 700M Series graphics. The X13 AMD Gen 4 is priced at $1,659, available August 23. The Intel version will list for $1,489 and will be available May 23. The X13 Yoga Intel Gen 4 lists for $1,879 and will be available May 23rd.
- Small and medium businesses have another laptop portfolio option with the ThinkPad E14 Gen 5, or a new 16-inch ThinkPad E16. Lenovo said the E series now features a 16:10 aspect ratio display, with a screen-to-body ratio of over 90 percent, and with a new keyboard and larger 115mm touchpad design, users can enjoy a more comfortable and productive experience. Can get it. , The Intel version of the E14 Gen5 lists for $1,039 and will be available on May 23rd. The AMD version will list for $999 and will be available on June 23rd. The ThinkPad E16 Gen 1 Intel Edition lists for $1,069 and will be available May 23. , while the AMD version will list for $1,019 and will be available in June. 23.
- The ThinkPad L13 Gen 4 and L13 Yoga Gen 4 also include a low blue light display option, which Lenovo said is low power to help increase battery efficiency. The latest L series can now be optioned with up to 2TB of SSD storage, double the capacity of the previous generation. The AMD version of the L13 Gen 4 lists for $1,179 and will be available on April 23, while the Intel version lists for $1,219 and will be available on May 23. The Intel version of the L13 Yoga Gen 4 is $1,539 and will be available in May. 23, while the AMD version is $1,489 and available April 23.
For an interactive run through of the entire portfolio, visit Lenovo’s Virtual Showcase,