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Lenovo gives AMD the thumbs up
Published in News
Thursday, 11 October 2018 10:59

Lenovo gives AMD the thumbs up


And Intel the thumb down

Shortages of Intel processors means that major manufacturer Lenovo is using AMD chips more and more, while it has also given the hard word to Chipzilla.

Lenovo profiles high-end Chromebook at IFA 2018 show
Published in Mobiles


Starting at $600

Suggesting that Chromebooks aren't just entry-level devices, Lenovo has unveiled a Yoga Chromebook available in October and packs a serious punch with some serious hardware. It also has two entry-level Chromebooks for those looking for a second portable device.

Lenovo Thinkpad X1 Extreme comes with Nvidia graphics
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15.6-inch screen, up to Core i9, and GTX 1050 Ti

Lenovo's ThinkPad X1 has been the favorite business-class notebook for quite some time and its latest version got a serious update with a larger screen, CPU update, and discrete graphics, courtesy of Nvidia.

Lenovo Yoga C630 WOS packs Snapdragon 850 SoC
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Always On, Always Connected 13.3-incher

Lenovo has unveiled a bunch of new notebooks at the IFA 2018 show, and one of them is the Always On, Always Connected 13.3-inch running on Qualcomm's Snapdragon 850 SoC, the 2-in-1 Yoga C630 WOS.

Lenovo Snapdragon 850 PC shaping up
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 23 August 2018 15:39

Lenovo Snapdragon 850 PC shaping up


Geekbench 4 score is out

The first-generation Snapdragon 835 based devices including Asus, HP and Lenovo have been shipping for a while and the Lenovo MIIX 630 is doing rather well. Since Qualcomm announced a new Snapdragon 850, this is one of the first performance figures leaked to the public, and it looks good.

Lenovo Miix 630 2-in-1 tablet now available
Published in Mobiles


Another Snapdragon 835-based Windows 10 tablet

The Lenovo MiiX 630 2-in-1 tablet has now finally become available, becoming the third Qualcomm Snapdragon 835-based Windows 10 tablet to debut.

Brace yourself - laptops with 128GB of RAM are coming
Published in PC Hardware


Lenovo announces Thinkpad P52

Laptops with 128GB of RAM are coming. Today, Lenovo announced its ThinkPad P52 which is a bit like a B52 in the memory department.

Lenovo rejects notches
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 15 May 2018 12:00

Lenovo rejects notches


It was a silly idea

While some smartphone makers think that since Apple put a notch on its phones,  they have to follow suit, Lenovo believes the whole thing is silly.

AMD lost a key salesman to Lenovo
Published in PC Hardware
Friday, 06 April 2018 19:21

AMD lost a key salesman to Lenovo


Matthew Zielinski, President and SVP

This happened over a month ago but I noticed recently that the former Corporate VP and President of Global sales MNC at AMD departed to do the same for job for Lenovo. This might be the biggest sales loss since John Byrne went to become the President of Sales at Dell.

Qualcomm signs up Amazon and JD.com to Windows 10 on Snapdragon
Published in AI


Ten new carriers signed too

Qualcomm has managed to get industry heavyweights Amazon and JD.com to start selling its Windows 10 on Snapdragon 835 devices. Microsoft will carry the devices in its retail stores too. At the same time, it locked down 10 world carriers to announce the data plans for such devices.