Lenovo is making ready to launch a brand new sequence of notebooks aimed toward mainstream customers. The brand new ThinkBook laptops had been lately showcased at a commerce present in China and are at the moment listed by not less than two European retailers. Primarily based on the mannequin numbers, the brand new ThinkBooks look set to comply with sure IdeaPad fashions in Lenovo's laptop computer stack of merchandise once they hit the market within the coming weeks.
Launched at CITE 2019 in Shenzhen, China, the brand new Lenovo ThinkBook S laptops characteristic a milled aluminum chassis and are characterised by a extra austere, business-style design that works with the Lenovo IdeaPad's cellular PCs 500 sequence considerably resembles. The producer confirmed two fashions on the present – the ThinkBook S540-13-IWL and the ThinkBook S540-14-IWL – with 13.Three-inch and 14.1-inch Full HD IPS shows.
Supply: Pocket book Italia
The flagship of the Lenovo ThinkBook S fashions is predicated on Intel Core i7-8565U (Whiskey Lake) processors and options 16GB of RAM and a 512GB M.2 NVMe SSD. Chosen fashions additionally include a discrete AMD Radeon 540X GPU. Nevertheless, anticipate it to be accessible solely in premium SKUs. Primarily based on Lenovo's widespread strategy, anticipate Lenovo to launch the ThinkBook S in quite a lot of configurations to cowl a number of market segments.
Each of those ThinkBook S fashions are additionally outfitted with the Accutype keyboard from Lenovo, a pretty big touchpad, a 720p webcam with IR sensors for Home windows Hey, stereo audio system with Harman emblem, a microphone array, three USB A connectors A USB Kind-C connector, HDMI output and three.5mm audio jack for headsets. When it comes to measurement and weight, the 13.Three- and 14.1-inch machines have a Z-height of 15.9 and 16.5 mm and weigh 1.34 and 1.5 kilograms, respectively.
Supply: Pocket book Italia
At the moment Ennebi Computer systems from Italy and Dateks from Latvia listing ThinkBook S 13-inch laptops with unknown configurations. The previous provides the PC for 963 €, the latter states that the pocket book shall be accessible on Could 25th.
Lenovo has but to formalize the plan to exchange ThinkPad fashions with IdeaPad, however because of the truth that the corporate formally launched the machines at one present and two retailers are already providing them, it’s clear that their launch is imminent is imminent. It stays to be seen how effectively the corporate clearly differentiates between consumer-facing ThinkBooks and ThinkPads designed for enterprise and enterprise customers.