Premium work and play experience with latest ThinkPad X1 family
and Miix 720
New gaming sub-brand Lenovo Legion and two laptops: Lenovo
Legion Y720 Laptop and Lenovo
Legion Y520 Laptop
Living smarter with Lenovo
Smart Assistant with Amazon® Alexa®, Lenovo
Smart Storage and Lenovo
500 Multimedia Controller
Unlocking Smartphone AR/VR experiences with Lenovo
Phab 2 Pro Apps
LAS VEGAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Lenovo™ (SEHK:0992) (Pink Sheets:LNVGY) today kicked off the 2017
Consumer Electronics Show with a full range of exciting products to show
how “different innovates better.” Today’s consumers expect their devices
to be tailor-made to meet their needs and fit their usage habits,
whether at home, in the office or on the go. Today’s announcement
solidifies Lenovo’s continued dedication to innovation through the lens
of every individual and the demand of their distinct life.
“Our approach to innovation is to ensure we’re constantly evolving and
understanding how technology is infused within every individual,
business and home,” said Gianfranco Lanci, president and chief operating
officer, Lenovo. “We’re dedicated to understanding our customers and
will never stop creating better experiences, whether PCs for work, play
or gaming, next generation AR/VR innovation or within the smarter home.”
Blending Work and Entertainment as One
A premium PC experience with the ThinkPad X1 family
The next generation of ThinkPad X1 products are committed to
uncompromised innovation and embracing the needs of the evolving
consumer, who now blurs the line between work and personal PC use.
Customer feedback, insight and experience has pushed Lenovo to truly
understand what matters most to users and match those wants with its
The 2017 ThinkPad X1 Carbon, available in classic ThinkPad Black and a
new silver color, is the lightest 14-inch business notebook1,
weighing just 2.5 pounds and packs a 14-inch IPS display into a new
sleek 13-inch form factor. Now offering up to 15 hours* of battery life
for extended time away, the X1 Carbon has been redesigned to include
Thunderbolt™ 3 ports, super-fast LTE-A Wireless WAN and WIFI CERTIFIED
WiGig™ options that deliver superlative performance and connectivity.
Feel protected from cybercrime threats with enhanced security features.
A fingerprint sensor with a dedicated chip that handles biometric
processing helps secure and simplify the Windows Hello logon experience
with a new face recognition Infrared camera.
Also available in the new metallic silver, the updated ThinkPad X1 Yoga
is flawlessly flexible and adapts to its users’ needs offering true
multi-mode capability and can deliver stunning colors and absolute
blacks on the only 14-inch notebook with an OLED screen. A redesigned
rechargeable pen and improved ‘rise and fall” keyboard complete the
improved experience. Alongside it is the ThinkPad X1 Tablet, continuing
to impress with its lightweight, modularity and serviceability. The
device has unique modules that offer port expansion and up to 5 hours*
of additional battery life, and an integrated projector option making it
easier to go from creation to presentation.
Work-life integration with the Miix 720
The ultra-chic Miix 720 Windows® detachable includes the features needed
to work smarter, combining an ultra-crisp 12-inch QHD+ display and
precision touchpad-enabled keyboard with up to 7th Gen Intel® Core™ i7
processor and Thunderbolt™
3, the fastest port available on a PC today.2 When it’s
time to hit the road—or your next meeting—you can simply remove the
keyboard to instantly transform the Miix 720 into a feature-rich
touchscreen tablet. Paired with a multifaceted Lenovo Active Pen 2,3
the Miix 720 is ideal for effortless note taking or bringing creative
concepts to life.
When it’s time to relax, the integrated infrared camera with Windows
Hello™ facial recognition allows you to settle in for an evening
binge-watch session of your favorite show – all without the hassle of
having to recall or re-type your password. The up to 150-degree tablet
kickstand easily adjusts to your preferred viewing angle so you can
ensure an evening of comfort and entertainment.
1Based on an Internet search of all released products as of
time of creating the release
2Thunderbolt FAQs: https://thunderbolttechnology.net/tech/faq
Active Pen 2 is sold separately and may be hard bundled or optional
depending on the geography.
Game Better with Lenovo Legion
Lenovo has steadily built a community of gamers that help the company
better understand which features gamers value most. To meet the evolving
needs of the gaming community, we’re launching a new gaming sub-brand,
Lenovo Legion, to provide our customers the products, community
engagement, and immersive experience that drive their passion for PC
gaming. As part of the new Lenovo Legion brand, we are unveiling our
first offerings that embody the modern gaming experience: the new Lenovo
Legion Y720 Laptop and Lenovo Legion Y520 Laptop.
Two powerful gaming laptops designed for mainstream and enthusiast
players, the Lenovo Legion Y720 and Y520 laptops offer gamers
state-of-the-art technology to allow them to fully immerse in the game.
The new PCs allow for a greater gaming experience in every
sense—powering VR through the latest NVIDIA® graphics, better sound with
Dolby Atmos®, and increased performance with the latest 7th Gen Intel®
Core™ i7 processor. Lenovo’s new gaming line is about addressing our
gaming community’s demand for a superior gaming experience with a
premium, next-generation PC gaming products inspired by gamers’ needs.
Different Enables a Smarter Connected Home
Making Smart Technologies Accessible
Bringing great smart home experience to more households and making the
technologies more accessible is one of our big goals in the connected
world. After conducting a series of studies on consumers’ pain points
and needs, Lenovo designed the Lenovo Smart Assistant, a new mainstream
digital personal assistant, with Amazon Alexa cloud-based voice
services. Built in collaboration with Amazon, the elegantly designed
Lenovo Smart Assistant recognizes users’ voice commands to conduct web
searches, play music, create lists, calendar reminders and much more.
And because Alexa’s brains are in the cloud, it means she’s always
getting smarter. The Lenovo Smart Assistant is also designed to run
Lenovo smart home devices, as well as scores of existing third-party
products to expand user options.
Lenovo Smart Storage, rounding out our mainstream smart home offerings,
is a secure digital storage solution with massive—6TB1—capacity,
dual-band wireless access and multi-device auto-sync capabilities.
Designed for security and P2P (peer-to-peer) access to stored media like
photos, music and documents, Lenovo Smart Storage offers users quick
control of data and files. Its integrated facial recognition software
can organize an entire photo library based on faces with high accuracy.
Taking Control with the Lenovo 500 Multimedia Controller
With the explosive growth of internet-enabled smart TV, we built Lenovo
500 Multimedia Controller, a state-of-the-art wireless keyboard and
mouse that fits in the palm of your hand and dramatically improves not
just the way homeowners connect to their PCs, the web and displays, but
re-defines the very notion of how a compact, Human Interface Device
(HID) should look, feel and function. The keyboard area doubles as a
Windows 10 gesture-supported, multi-touch capacitive touchpad – meaning
that users can type like a normal keypad with their thumbs or glide
their fingers across the surface like a touchpad.
1Actual available capacity is less and varies due to many
factors, including formatting, partitioning and operating system, etc.
which utilize part of this capacity. The available capacity may change
with software updates.
Unlocking AR/VR Experiences with Phab 2 Pro Apps
The world’s first Tango™ enabled smartphone, the Lenovo Phab 2 Pro is
now available online and on shelves, unlocking unique mobile AR
experiences for smartphone users all over the world. As the consumer
smartphone device for all Tango app developers, the Lenovo Phab 2 Pro
offers the optimal Tango experience for a wave of new apps. To enable
Tango, the Lenovo Phab 2 Pro is equipped with a set of sensors that
capture 250,000 measurements a second, processing information through
motion tracking, area learning and depth sensing. The apps that use this
technology are now opening up a wave of new AR and VR experiences in the
areas of shopping, games, interior design and education. These include
apps such as iStaging,
Wheels Track Builder. Decorate and map your own interiors, film
yourself with holograms or transform your home into a virtual
playground—learn more about Tango’s new app experiences here.
Lenovo is dedicated in the Android and Chrome space, with the successful
launch of the Lenovo Yoga Book and Lenovo Phab 2 Pro in 2016. Lenovo
will continue focusing on products such as the Yoga Book; Chromebooks;
and on the Tango technology with AR/VR devices.
Pricing and Availability1
Click each of the products below for detailed blog posts to learn more
about the product insights. All Lenovo products are available on www.lenovo.com
X1 Carbon starts at $1,349, available beginning in February 2017.
X1 Yoga starts at $1,499, available beginning in February 2017.
X1 Tablet starts at $949, available beginning in March 2017.
720 (keyboard included) starts at $999.99, available in two color
options Champagne and Iron Gray beginning in April 2017.
Active Pen 2 starts at $59.99, available beginning in February
Legion Y720 Laptop starts at $1,399.99, available beginning in
Legion Y520 Laptop starts at $899.99, available beginning in
Smart Assistant starts at $129.99, available in Light Gray, Green
and Orange beginning in May 2017. Lenovo Smart Assistant Harman
Kardon® Edition starts at $179.99, available beginning in May 2017.
Smart Storage starts at $139.99, available beginning in May 2017.
500 Multimedia Controller starts at $54.99, available beginning in
Phab 2 Pro is now available at: http://shop.lenovo.com/us/en/tango/
Full product specs can be found at http://bit.ly/2i2VeQ3.
2017 CES press kit at http://news.lenovo.com/presskits/ces2017.htm.
how customer insights inspired Lenovo’s latest innovations at CES 2017: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EIoPzpwS4uM.
more at www.lenovo.com/ces.
stay updated on the latest Lenovo CES News, follow #LenovoCES and
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1Color options will vary by geography and are subject to
change without notice. Prices do not include tax or shipping or options
and are subject to change without notice; additional terms and
conditions apply. Reseller prices may vary. On-shelf dates may vary by
geography and products may only be available in selected markets. All
offers subject to availability. Lenovo reserves the right to alter
product offerings, features and specifications at any time without
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* All battery life claims are approximate. Actual battery performance
will vary and depends on many factors including usage pattern, features
selected, device settings, age of battery, and operating temperature.
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