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Lenovo revs up its latest range of refreshed Think machines for commercial customers

   

Singapore – July 18, 2012:  Lenovo (HKSE: 992) (ADR: LNVGY) today announced their latest line-up of Think PCs refreshed with 3rd Generation Intel® Core™ processors and the latest Intel Centrino platform, codenamed Chief River. Key highlights of this latest range of PCs include the ThinkCentre M92p “Tiny”, the industry’s first one-litre desktop PC measuring the width of a golf ball (34.5 mm) and enabled with Intel vProTM technology; the ThinkStation E31 which delivers power and performance in a compact design at affordable prices; and the ThinkPad Edge 92z, a compact and stylish All-in-One (AIO) powerhouse for Small-to-Medium Businesses (SMBs).

Jessie Quek, Country General Manager, Lenovo Singapore, said: “Business professionals working in highly productive and collaborative environments need PCs designed with their business needs in mind. Our latest Think machines offer a blend of innovative and unique features – such as Lenovo’s ThinkVantage Technologies, powerful, robust performance, affordable technology, all housed in a tough exterior. We offer one of the widest range of commercial PCs in Singapore, to suit different needs of the entire spectrum of business users. Today, we show that desktop PCs can offer power in a very innovative, space saving and energy efficient form factor. Together with Lenovo EE3 and our other solutions, we can help our customers maximise productivity and remain competitive in today’s fast-paced business environment.”

 

Tiny is the New BIG

Measuring approximately the width of a golf ball, the ThinkCentre M92p Tiny distinguishes itself with an ultra-compact form factor while maintaining first-class productivity. Equipped with Intel vPro technology, the Tiny can easily fit into today’s shrinking office without sacrificing power. The Tiny also supports up to four monitors in Mosaic Mode or three independent monitors, without the need for a graphics card.

With Lenovo’s Enhanced Experience 3 (EE 3), Tiny enjoys faster boot up times – up to 30 percent faster than non-optimized PCs. The Tiny comes with a TPM Security Chip for enhanced data protection, and PC Cloud Manager for vPro which allows IT managers to manage their PC fleet remotely on a web-based system, without the need for a management console.

 

Workstation Performance, Affordable Price

Continuing the trend of powerful machines in compact sizes is the Lenovo ThinkStation E31 which is available in a small form factor (SFF) format. A powerful yet affordable machine, the E31 is equipped with error-correcting code memory to eliminate all memory-related failure, improve application responsiveness as well as multi-tasking capabilities, thus boosting productivity effortlessly. Its SFF comes in a compact 11-litre design which occupies less space and features up to 92% power efficiency, making it an ideal choice for growing businesses.

 

A Stylish Powerhouse for Small-to-Medium Businesses

With an Infinity Glass front panel covering the 21.5-inch 10-point multi-touch display, the Lenovo ThinkCentre Edge 92z is the slimmest commercial AIO around at 2.5 inches, allowing SMBs to make the most out of limited office space. Under its compact, eye-catching design, the Edge 92z includes essential productivity features for SMBs like RapidBoot Accelerator which increases boot times by 30%, USB 3.0 for faster transfer speeds, and the Lenovo Solutions for Small Business powered by Intel® Small Business Advantage, which provides a set of productivity and security tools which addresses small businesses top IT concerns.

With Lenovo’s View Management Utility to easily manage multiple active displays, the Edge 92z is also able to wirelessly connect to a HDTV or business display using the integrated Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) technology, features which professionals in fields such as advertising, design or higher education will appreciate. For increased productivity, the Edge 92z also includes all of the capabilities expected of Lenovo PCs, including voice and video conferencing capabilities with Microsoft Lync certified, optimized high definition camera and array microphone.


Build your Business on a Solid Foundation

Business users who want the perfect blend of power and performance in their machines need look no further than Lenovo’s refreshed range of T Series laptops with 3rd Generation Intel® Core™ processors. The Series’ best-selling T430 comes in a compact form factor, Turbo Boost+ technology that improves processor performance with an instinctive speed burst, and up to 30 hours of battery life - a powerful combination of mobility and performance.

The other products in Lenovo’s refreshed range of Think PCs include:

  • Lenovo ThinkPad X230  
  • Lenovo ThinkPad W530  
  • Lenovo ThinkPad L430  
  • Lenovo ThinkCentre M82 SFF
  • Lenovo ThinkCentre M72z AIO  
  • Lenovo ThinkCentre Edge 92
  • Lenovo ThinkStation C30  
  • Lenovo ThinkStation D30  
  • Lenovo ThinkStation S30

 

Powered by Innovative Technologies

Each machine includes the Lenovo Enhanced Experience 3 (EE3) for Windows 7, and can be easily identified by the Lenovo Enhanced Experience 3 for Windows 7 certification sticker affixed to them.

EE3 certified products feature supreme Windows start-up performance and other optimization features. These products, with their traditional spinning disk hard drive (HDD), can start on average 40 percent faster than typical Windows 7 PC users, thanks to Lenovo’s RapidBoot technology.

RapidBoot uses optimized processes and hardware settings to allow Lenovo PCs to boot up faster.

EE3 certified Lenovo PCs boot up in 24 seconds on average, while the typical Windows 7 PC trails with an average time of 41 seconds.

 

Pricing and Availability

All products are available immediately.

Pricing for the ThinkPads T430, X230 and W530 will start form SGD 1,999, SGD 2,099 and SGD 3,599 respectively.

Pricing for the ThinkCentres Edge 92 and Edge 92z AIO will start from SGD 1,130 and SGD 1,499 respectively.

The ThinkCentres M92p Tiny, M82 SFF and M72z AIO as well as the ThinkStations E31, C30, D30 and S30 will be priced on a project basis.

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About Lenovo

Lenovo (HKSE: 992) (ADR: LNVGY) is a $US30 billion personal technology company – and the second largest PC company in the world, serving customers in more than 160 countries. Dedicated to building exceptionally engineered PCs and mobile internet devices, Lenovo’s business is built on product innovation, a highly efficient global supply chain and strong strategic execution. Formed by

Lenovo Group’s acquisition of the former IBM Personal Computing Division, the Company develops, manufactures and markets reliable, high-quality, secure and easy-to-use technology products and services. Its product lines include legendary Think-branded commercial PCs and Idea-branded consumer PCs, as well as servers, workstations, and a family of mobile internet devices, including tablets and smart phones. Lenovo has major research centers in Yamato, Japan; Beijing, Shanghai and Shenzhen, China; and Raleigh, North Carolina. For more information, see  www.lenovo.com.


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