Lenovo Notebook & Ultrabook

Lenovo Smart devices: the new generation technologies for post pandemic world

In the annual summer appointment Lenovo announced the launch in Italy of its devices based on new generation technologies.
In addition to the presentation of the news for entertainment, productivity and gaming, Lenovo also talked about the scenarios that the digital world experiences with the evolution of work from home.

Lenovo PC and Smart Device for home and entertainment

Previewed at CES20 , Lenovo Yoga Slim 7 is an ultra-thin notebook, available with a 14 or 15-inch display. Both options have Windows 10 and the convenience of Lenovo Q-Control’s intelligent cooling feature which uses AI to optimize battery life by up to 20% on average. More and more AI-enabled features are offered on Yoga Slim 7 through Lenovo Smart Assist.

These include Glance by Mirametrix, an enhanced attention detection feature. The 14-inch version is available with an AMD Ryzen 4000 series mobile processor with Radeon or Intel graphics.
The chassis is designed to be thin, light, and powerful, with up to 10th generation Intel Core i7 processors and Intel Iris Plus graphics.


Plus the option for the latest NVIDIA GeForce MX graphics. The laptop in the version with Intel Core i7 processors up to the 10th generation is also available with a slate gray fabric cover and has a thickness of only 15.4 mm and a weight of 1.55 kg. The choice is between three elegant colors: slate gray, orchid (purple) and Dark Moss.

Lenovo Smart devices

IdeaPad 5 offers high performance, connectivity and entertainment wherever you are. The Full HD screen returns crisp, brilliant images that go hand in hand with the sound of Dolby Audio speakers. Available with 10th Gen Intel up to Core i7 or AMD Ryzen 7 4700U processors.

Security is protected by the biometric fingerprint sensor and the mechanical privacy shutter that allows you to darken the webcam when not in use.

Announced in preview at CES20 , IdeaPad Flex 5 arrives in Italy, is a convertible notebook PC available with AMD Ryzen 7 4000 series mobile processor with Radeon graphics card or Intel processors up to 10th generation Core i7.

It offers a host of productivity features including digital pen, front speaker, privacy shutter and biometric fingerprint sensors.
It has thin edges on four sides and a larger display surface for optimal use of the Full HD screen.

The new line of tablets for the family: Smart device for everyone

Another way to make the most of versatility and connectivity from home is the second generation Lenovo Smart Tab M10 FHD Plus with Alexa Built-in.
Equipped with ‘Show Mode’ functionality to interact with Alexa it can be used as a full-featured Android tablet when used on the go.
Portable and lightweight, weighing 460 grams, it features a MediaTek Helio P22 Octa-core mobile processor up to 2.3Ghz to enable multitasking.
Log-in takes place securely thanks to the instant unlock function with facial recognition by means of the integrated camera.

The smart ‘Drop In’ calling feature allows you to make instant calls between two people. Lenovo Smart Tab M10 FHD Plus 2nd generation with Google Assistant gives users the versatility of a full-featured Android tablet.
The 10.3-inch Full HD screen makes the tablet an entertainment device in its own right, with slim 4.6mm bezels, dual Dolby Atmos side speakers.

Announced in preview at CES20 , IdeaPad Chromebook Duet arrives on the Italian market. Designed for those who love to browse the latest apps, watch their favorite TV shows online or use productivity apps on the go.

Based on Chrome OS, IdeaPad Chromebook Duet is one of the lightest and thinnest in the world with long battery life (up to 10 hours).
With the new minimalist design and USI stylus for a natural mode of handwriting and low latency drawing, it combines portability and ease of use.

Fast, flexible and fun, the IdeaPad Flex 5 Chromebook Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 5 Chromebook is a 13-inch, lightweight (1.35 kg) convertible PC.
With up to 10th generation Intel Core i5 processor, PCIe SSD up to 128GB of memory and DDR4 with 8GB of memory, it is the first 13-inch Chromebook to have 2 user-facing smart stereo speakers. The 13-inch Full HD IPS touchscreen display with brightness up to 300 nits features a new slim bezel.

Next Generation Technologies: The new line of PCs for content creators

Previewed at CES20, this new product line takes its cue from the findings of recent research conducted globally showing that 200 million users engage in creative activities at least once a week.
It is a category of consumers who are passionate about photography, digital storytelling and other creative paths, not necessarily professionals.
For them, Lenovo has designed the new series of Windows 10-based PC Creators and monitors.

Yoga Creator 7

Based on the latest NVIDIA GPUs and Studio Drivers, Yoga Creator 7 is certified to work with the apps of numerous ISVs including creative apps indicated by the Digital Content Creators dashboard.
For increased productivity, Lenovo Smart Assist on Yoga Creator 7 enables hands-free login and auto-logoff through the infrared camera with Windows Hello.
Or through the integrated biometric fingerprint sensor. Ultra-portable weighing just 1.9kg and 16.4mm thick, Yoga Creator 7 has optional WiFi 6 and up to 13 hours of battery life with Rapid Charge.

IdeaPad Creator 5

Whatever your creative field of work, sharing ideas on social media or illustrating a book, Lenovo IdeaPad Creator 5 is the laptop with high performance and a reasonable price, up to 10th generation Intel Core i7 processors and a 15 ” Full HD display , 6 inches with in-plane switching with 100% AdobeRGB. Ideal for streaming personal content thanks to the integrated HD webcam with integrated privacy shutter and for viewing Adobe Photoshop video content. Weighing in at 2.2kg, the device has plenty of Alexa and DDR4 capabilities up to 16GB of memory and 1TB PCIe SSD of storage.

New smarter devices for productivity

With the eighth generation ThinkPad X1 Carbon, ThinkPad X1 Yoga and ThinkBook Plus, remote workers will have the right device to maintain their productivity.
The experience of use and durability of the ThinkPads continues with the latest ThinkPad X1 Carbon and X1 Yoga, with a solidity certified by military specifications and a keyboard that offers the best in terms of comfort.

These new platforms meet the most stringent standards of fast response, battery life and instant restart. Coupled with Dolby Atmos audio and displays with optional Dolby Vision support, the new ThinkPad X1 are the ultimate in productivity applications.
In addition to being secured-core, ThinkPad X1 laptops are protected by the innovative ThinkShield portfolio of solutions, which provides maximum protection against the most sophisticated hackers.

Announced at CES20 , ThinkBook Plus is the next generation of ThinkBook designed for the modern worker. ThinkBook Plus is equipped with an innovative e-Ink display integrated in the cover to be more productive in multitasking activities.
The device has a 13.3-inch FHD main display and a 10.8-inch e-ink display built into the cover. Users can draw graphs and take notes using the Lenovo Precision Pen.

Smart device – ThinkCentre M75n

Now also available in Italy ThinkCentre M75n in the 350ml format is the smallest desktop in the ThinkCentre portfolio. Equipped with AMD Ryzen PRO processors, with solid state memory and Windows 10, the M75n offers high desktop performance and effective security features.
ThinkCentre M75n IoT is an intelligent edge computing device, equipped with powerful AMD Athlon processors.
It can protect, collect, analyze and interpret data collected from different sources in real time, helping companies to optimize workflows and maximize efficiency. It has several options that help increase user productivity.

Despite the very thin line of just 22mm, the ThinkCentre M75n doesn’t sacrifice connectivity for its size. It has all the necessary ports to stay connected to peripherals, networks and accessories.

ThinkSmart View

ThinkSmart View is the first smart device with Microsoft Teams for collaboration in the workplace. This device handles administrative tasks, allowing you to work with maximum productivity on your PCs.
Manage your calendar notifications, join voice or video calls and more with the security and intelligence guaranteed by a Think product.

Smart device: Monitors for work, entertainment and play

What do work, entertainment and play have in common? They are all three best on a screen capable of enhancing their peculiarities.
For this, Lenovo made Lenovo Q27h, ThinkVision T34w, ThinkVision P27h-20 and ThinkVision T32p-20.
With ultra-thin borders on four sides, Lenovo Q27h has WQHD (2560 x 1440) resolution and 99% sRGB color gamut that produce stunning images.

Designed for tech-savvy professionals working in multitasking, the ThinkVision P27h-20 features a nearly borderless 27 ”QHD display on four sides.
The 31.5-inch ThinkVision T32p-20’s ultra-thin bezels, along with the sRGB color gamut, offer a wider view for data-intensive work or design.
The TÜV Rheinland Eye Comfort certification guarantees the user with minimum possible eye strain and maximum productivity.
The USB Type-C single-cable solution combined with the Smart Power function enables faster data transfer, detects power consumption and manages the power supply to each connected device.

Smart device: The news in the gaming field

Announced last spring as the flagship of the new PC gaming lineup , Lenovo Legion 7i boasts a 15-inch Full HD (1920 x 1080) display.
Lenovo Legion 5i is a Windows 10 gaming laptop that offers gamers multiple configuration options with top-tier NVIDIA GeForce graphics.

Designed to eliminate screen stuttering, slow game loading, overheated keyboards, the 15-inch IdeaPad Gaming 3i laptop with optional 120Hz refresh rate offers an up to 10th generation Intel Core i7 H-Series mobile processor.
IdeaCentre Gaming 5i has a 13.6L chassis, Premium Dolby Audio and boasts remarkable performance thanks to Intel Core processors and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 GPU. IdeaCentre Gaming 5 features desktop processors up to AMD Ryzen 7 3700X paired with NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 GPUs.

Computer Game & Console Notebook & Ultrabook

Origin PC Offering Premium Mobile Gaming Laptop Design

The technology development company Origin PC has launched a new premium mobile gaming laptop called “EON17-SLX”. This device is limited edition, and presents the audience with a gamepad Razer Lachesis gaming headset Corsair high-speed Internet and a whole bag of accessories designed by the company itself. Since technically, the Origin PC EON17-SLX is equipped with an Intel Core i7-3840Q mobile and two Nvidia GeForce GTX 680M GPUs (4 GB VRAM combined) in SLI, which ensure high speed and excellent graphical user resolutions.

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Origin PC's premium gaming laptop also sports a 17.3-inch Full HD LED-lit screen with a 16:9 aspect ratio and a built-in 2MP webcam

Origin PC EON17-SLX also has an operating capacity of 16 GB RAM Corsair Vengeance 1600 MHz a 240 SSD and 1TB HDD storage space. It also has a screen full HD LED backlit 17.3-inch display with a 16:9 aspect ratio and a built-in 2 MP webcam, HD audio with THX TruStudio Pro and up to 7.1 channels of support. All this is backed by a lithium ion 8-cell (89.21WH).

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As expected, this laptop offers the ability to be configured with extras such as game glasses, high capacity speakers, portable coolers and other options. With all these capabilities and features, the EON17-SLX is already on sale in the United States at a final price of $ 3,399, representing a saving of over $ 500 compared to the values of all the elements it brings separately. For more information on the new Origin PC EON17-SLX can access right now to the company’s website for more information.

Features and Technologies At a Glance: Origin PC EON17-SLX

  • 17.3 Full HD Widescreen, LED, 16.9, 1920 x 1080
  • ORIGIN Overclocking up to 4.5GHz with Turbo Boost
  • Up to Dual NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680M 4GB
  • Up to 32GB Dual Channel DDR3 1333Mhz
  • Full size illuminated keyboard w/ numeric pad
  • Size: (W) 11.26″ x (H) 1.95″ x (D) 16.5″
  • Weight: 9 (lbs)
Notebook & Ultrabook

Sony Vaio T13 touchscreen with Windows 8

Sony renews one of its most recognized lines and popular laptops, ultrabooks. One of its new Vaio family is renewed to incorporate a touch screen plus some news related to the arrival of Windows 8 in the coming weeks.

Sony Vaio T13 touchscreen

The new Sony VAIO T13 Touch (SVT13114GXS) body is made entirely of metal, leading the device to weigh a little less than two kilograms, although these figures represent the device by the AC adapter. Following external physicality, have a screen 13.3 inches with resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels.

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Technically, the microprocessor is Intel Core i5 and i7, about 8 GB of RAM and a 500 GB storage substantial both SSD format, as in the classic hard drives. The inclusion of a touch panel fits utilities Windows 8, the operating system that will run on its routes.

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The final price of the Sony Vaio T13 touchscreen will be $ 899.

Computer Notebook & Ultrabook

New HP business computers with new generation of processors

These PC recently launched by the company Hewell Packard incorporate a new generation of processors, the latest in the market. These HP business computers are designed so that it can run smoothly operating system Microsoft Windows 8. This new line of computer accessories and consumer adds the latest devices made by Intel Core.

HP have also been added to the catalog four PCs and laptops for the business audience, based on AMD processors. These new units APUs (accelerated processing units) are A-series and offer great graphics performance, superior management and a lower total cost to the team.

Pavilion-Sleekbook New HP business computers with new generation of processors

With a slim style, the Pavilion Sleekbook 14 and 15 provide better performance for simple applications that users need every day. Available in two colors: shiny black and ruby red. They have high-definition display and a terabyte of storage. Includes various ports such as HDMI, USB (2.0 and 3.0), among others. Moreover, the larger model (15.6 inch) comes with a numeric keypad for increased productivity.

Both offer TrueVision HD webcam and MyRoom for video calls in a private virtual room. Sound is provided by Dolby Advanced and graphics are NVIDIA, which also improves the games and playing movies, videos, TV series, etc..

For the PC is more fresh, comes with CoolSense installed, an app that allows the computer to overheat and also ProtectSmart to protect important files if the computer is dropped or a blow. For quick access to music and photos gallery: ConnectedPhoto and Music and Snapfish.

Finally, the design is brushed aluminum with backlit keyboard (optional), to make the experience complete and impressive, both in the office and at home.

Notebook & Ultrabook

HP Spectre XT TouchSmart laptop with touch screen

All PC makers want to ride the presentation of the new operating system from Microsoft. HP does not want to be less and prepares various machines for the occasion, as the HP Spectre XT TouchSmart, a touchscreen ultrabook aims butt squeeze possibilities of the new interface of Windows 8. But it is also a laptop with a very attractive design and an excellent picture. It is a true ultraportable machine that even having a touch screen, measures only 17.9 millimeters thick.

HP Spectre XT TouchSmart laptop with touch screen

Tech specs of HP Spectre XT TouchSmart laptop

Thanks to polished aluminum finish for presenting an elegant appearance and a stylish look. Once opened, or first notice is the screen touch, it has a diagonal of 15.6 inches, an IPS type LCD with LED backlight that offers high resolution of 1080p (Full HD). Then there is the full keyboard that has backlit keys, so there will be no problem using it in the dark. Just ahead is the trackpad, which is quite large, although there is more than enough space to comfortably support the wrist. There is a touch panel either. The manufacturer has named HP ImagePad.

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This trackpad incorporates image sensors that enable high definition multitoques with high accuracy, so that the control with finger gestures is as accurate as possible and the interaction with the machine be the most natural way possible. Above the display must not forget the HD webcam, which the manufacturer complete with HP TrueVision HD software. Another interesting technology is the one that takes care of keeping in check the temperature of the laptop, which is essential to avoid problems for users. What the brand is called HP CoolSense, a combination of design and construction of the machine led to an optimum heat dissipation more software that manages the temperature dynamically.

As one would expect, this HP ultrabook incorporates a processor Intel Core i5-3317U dual core 1.7 GHz with 3 MB of cache architecture based on Ivy Bridge. Furthermore, the type graphics card is UMA. The operating system is preinstalled Windows 8 64-bit. Dealing storage an SSD and a hard disk. As for the sound, it has Beats Audio technology.

Connectivity is really complete and advanced. Ethernet port and wireless communication capabilities via Wi-Fi must add Bluetooth. It also includes two ports USB 3.0, one USB 2.0, a minijack headphone output on stereo, digital video output HDMI and a memory card reader. So far there is nothing surprising, but the Spectre XT TouchSmart will be one of the first products of the brand offers a port Thunderbolt. It also has a connection WiDi (Wireless Display), capable of transmitting high-definition video with 5.1 channel surround sound to a compatible display wirelessly. It weighs 2.2 kg. Throughout this fall the HP Spectre XT TouchSmart (Model 15-400es) will be distributed in European stores at a retail price of 1,600 euros.

Notebook & Ultrabook SONY Tablet PC

Sony Vaio T13 series an ultrabook laptop with touch

Sony wants to continue manufacturing laptop computers, laptop with touch and seems to understand better the two factors is convincing the market in recent times: the lightness and touch solutions. This time they are going to reveal Sony Vaio T13 series with touch capabilities and Microsoft Windows 8 operating system. Anyway, it is strange to think of the operation of a touch screen computer. It’s not a tablet or a convertible that can take that way, it is a normal computer with touchscreen.

Sony Vaio T13 series an ultrabook laptop with touch

The key seems to be once again in the operating system. Windows 8 has been the star of last IFA technology fair where this model has been presented. And this ecosystem is truly adapted to operate in two environments: in a traditional computer and a touch screen with two different interfaces adapted to different uses.

In terms of benefits there is the usual computer ultralight upper-middle range laptop computers. It will feature series processors Ivy Bridge, which manufactures the latest Intel. The final model depends on the settings you want to give the user. There are also several options regarding the memory. In the most powerful will feature up to 8 GB of RAM memory and a SSD of 512 GB. Such solid memories are faster and consume less power than traditional hard drives. In return they are more expensive and less information stored.

Sony Vaio T13 series an ultrabook laptop with touch and Windows 8 OS

The screen is 13.3 inches diagonally with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. The novelty is that it is touch. As we indicated, Windows 8 is designed to work both with a mouse and keyboard as with your fingers. In any case it is strange how this is used. Not the first Ultrabook you see touch screen, but so far you have seen solutions to rotate the screen and use it as a tablet. In this case, just a standard laptop form, you are able to touch the screen to some functions.

It also has an extra fast start system, called Rapid Wake + Eco, which allows turning on the computer and have it active in a few seconds. It’s what you are getting used in tablets and smartphones a button and go. The silver metallic design is one of the most successful of this team. With 1.8 inches of maximum thickness, it is one of the slimmest we’ve seen, but it is quite compact.

This Japanese manufacturer has announced that this model will be available by the end of next month in Europe. That if the time has not clarified the price you will. It is known that in America, it is going to be priced at $ 770.

MSI Notebook & Ultrabook

Technical features of New MSI Notebooks: MSI CX61 and MSI CR61

MSI has recently launched two new MSI notebooks named the MSI CX61 and MSI CR61. They are driven by the new generation Intel Core i series processor and are ready to run Windows 8 although adopted as the primary operating system to Microsoft Windows 7. MSI also have some high featured gaming notebooks here.

Technical features of New MSI Notebooks

Both have similar specifications, except that the MSI CX61 comes with a card NVIDIA GeForce GT 640M/630M (with 2 GB of memory), while the MSI CR61 features an integrated Intel HD graphics.

Common features of New MSI Notebooks include: up to 8 GB DDR3 memory, hard drive up to 720 GB, HD screen of 15.6 inches with a resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, optical drive and DVD burner.

Both also offer SRS, 2 USB 3.0 ports, 1 USB 2.0, HDMI 1.4, Wi-Fi, Ethernet, Bluetooth 4.0, memory card reader, webcam, high definition video, multi-touch trackpad and battery 6 cells.

Unfortunately, there is no word on the price of MSI CX61 and MSI CR61.

Multimedia Tablet Notebook & Ultrabook Rumours & News

New Fujitsu tablet and Notebook with Microsoft Windows 8

Fujitsu have just been launched a new tablet called Stylistic Q702, designed for the professional market. It comes with an optional physical keyboard. It also announced the launch of new notebook called LifeBook T902, 13.3 inch. Both devices will have Microsoft Windows 8 operating system.

New Fujitsu tablet and Notebook with Microsoft Windows 8

The two devices presented by Fujitsu are adapted to the new OS from Microsoft and are for different uses, a tablet and the other, a laptop computer. The first has all the common features of a tablet, but with the difference that provides the option to adapt it a keyboard, just as with the famous Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime (with Android). The second is similar to the Samsung Series 5 Hybrid and was seen recently at Computex Taipei.

New Fujitsu tablet and Notebook with Microsoft Windows 8

The fact that new Fujitsu tablet, Stylistic Q702 has a keyboard that can be added and not offer the factory gives the possibility to increase its life, and which may be used for 9 hours without recharging the battery. It also has several ports: USB, VGA and Ethernet.

It comes with a screen of 11.6 inches and incorporates IPS (In Plane Switching), allowing to stand out in the world of tablets and laptops, it offers a top quality outdoors. It is designed for professionals who must move back and forth and has anti-theft technology, TPM to encrypt hard drives and biometric fingerprint sensor.

For its part, the LifeBook T902 Tablet PC is a new, superior to its predecessor, with a redesigned keyboard, lighter appearance and thin and includes a dual digitizer with multi touch, to improve the speed of typing. It is designed specifically for Windows 8 as well as the new Fujitsu tablet Stylistic Q702, but the latter will be released with version 7 professional, then you can upgrade.

Source: IDG

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Fujitsu Lifebook T902 convertible notebook powered by Ivy Bridge

Fujitsu has officially announced a new convertible notebook, the Fujitsu Lifebook T902. The laptop is based on the Intel platform and sports an Ivy BridgeDisplay 13.3-inch multitouch rotating Gorilla Glass and with 1600 x 900 resolution.

multitouch notebook Fujitsu Lifebook

The Fujitsu Lifebook T902 features an Intel Core i5/i7, Up to 16 GB of RAM, and a choice between a 320GB hard drive and 256GB SSD. It is equipped with a webcam, SD card reader, 3G/4G (optional), two USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 ports, HDMI and D-Sub.

There is a space dedicated for installing a second hard drive, optical (Blu-ray or DVD) or an extra battery to extend the range to 11 hours.

The Fujitsu Lifebook T902 convertible PC will be available in stores before the end of this quarter with a price of 1539 euros, pre-installed with Microsoft Windows 7 Professional.

Notebook & Ultrabook Rumours & News

Thinkpad manufacturing returns to Japan

ThinkPad family of notebooks is one of the most recognized of recent decades. The franchise was introduced to the market in 1992 by IBM and acquired in 2005 by Lenovo. Historically, the production of the devices are made in Japan, but in the last decade it was moved to China.
ThinkPad of IBM is the only family of laptops being certified for use on the International Space Station.
But as it marks 20 years since the launch of the first ThinkPad, Lenovo will return the equipment to manufacture new territory Nippon. Initially, the transfer should take place by way of evidence in Yamagata plant, but the goal is to move the complete production line in the near future.

According to Lenovo, the initiative aims to improve the company image and make the products more acceptable to Japanese audiences. In addition, executives want to optimize shipments to be received by customers in 5 days and not 10 as currently takes.

Lenovo’s decision is very similar to what took Hewlett-Packard, its main rival in the PC market. HP moved their production lines to China to Japan to reduce delivery times and gain more space in one of the most important technology markets in the world.

The first models of IBM ThinkPad were launched in October 1992 and since then became fundamental computer parts. Their use spread to different industries: from research to business and educational establishments.

It is also the only family of laptops being certified for use on the International Space Station. It will have to see if Lenovo has a special tribute when the franchise officially arrives at 20 years.