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05/04/2010TBR Ranks Lenovo #1 for Commercial Laptops and Desktops

23/03/2010Lenovo Introduces its First ThinkCentre All-in-One Desktop PC for Business

29/01/2010Lenovo Pioneers New Category for Business Computing with Entry Ultraportable ThinkPad Laptop

29/01/2010Innovation by Design: Lenovo Re-Energizes ThinkPad Brand with Edge Series Laptops

29/01/2010Lenovo Pioneers New Category for Business Computing with Entry Ultraportable ThinkPad Laptop

29/01/2010Innovation by Design: Lenovo Re-Energizes ThinkPad Brand with Edge Series Laptops

05/01/2010Lenovo Kickstarts 'O-Ten' Consumer Computing with New Idea PCs

19/11/2009Is Your IT Investment Strategy ‘Penny wise, pound foolish’?

06/11/2009Lenovo Boosts Digital Entertainment and Personal Productivity with Windows 7-Based PCs

29/10/2009Lenovo New IdeaPad Laptops and IdeaCentre Desktops Deliver Style, Ease of Use and Multimedia Features for Consumers

22/10/2009Lenovo Debuts Enhanced Experience for Windows 7

19/10/2009Thin, Light and Loaded: Lenovo Brings More Features to Its Latest Slim and Affordable “Idea” PCs

13/10/2009Lenovo Adds Touch of Simplicity to New MultiTouch Screen ThinkPad PCs

16/07/2009Lenovo Offers Portfolio of PCs Meeting Energy Star 5.0 Specification

09/07/2009The Best of Both Worlds: Lenovo Combines Thin and Light With Powerful Performance in Latest ThinkPad Laptop

21/05/2008New Lenovo Netbook Steps Ups Design for Extra Portability and Style

18/05/2009Lenovo appoints Nguyen Van Thien as Country General Manager, Commercial Business, Vietnam

22/04/2009Lenovo Retools ThinkCentre Business Desktops for Smaller, Lower Cost Options

31/03/2009Lenovo Turbo-Charges Its Performance Engine with New ThinkStation Workstations

04/03/2009Lenovo ThinkPad Laptops Pass the “Tough Test”: Meet Military Specifications for Semi-Rugged Computing

19/01/2009Lenovo Lays Stake on Prime Screen Real-Estate with Industry’s First Dual Screen Mobile Workstation

12/01/2009"Thin is In” for Consumer PC Design as Lenovo Debuts Super-Slim All-in-One Desktop and Laptop


17/12/2008Global PC Company Lenovo Teams Up with Leading Formula 1 Team Vodafone McLaren Mercedes

11/11/2008Lenovo Delivers Big For Small And Medium, And Mid Market, Businesses With Launch Of Thinkserver Line
Hanoi, 11 November, 2008 – Lenovo announced its worldwide entry into the server market with its new ThinkServer line. ThinkServers are tuned to provide an out-of-the-box solution for SMBs and Mid Market businesses that require robust performance and high levels of storage but don’t have dedicated IT staff to set up and manage a server environment. ThinkServers are complemented by easy-to-use management software and a 90-day trial of ThinkPlus Priority Support to help customers acclimate to their new server environment.
08/20/2008Lenovo Expands Ultra-Thin, Ultra-Light ThinkPad X300 Notebook PC Family
Hanoi – August 20, 2008 – Lenovo today announced the ThinkPad X301 notebook PC, taking the thinnest and lightest full-function notebook in its class1, to new heights in performance. Like its predecessor, the industry-acclaimed ThinkPad X300 notebook, the ThinkPad X301 notebook offers cutting-edge features and technologies in a thin and light form starting at less than three pounds and one-inch thin. The notebook offers even greater storage capacity with choices of either 64 GB or new 128 GB solid state drive storage available in September. The ThinkPad X301 notebook provides on average nearly 20 percent better performance over the ThinkPad X300 notebook due to the latest DDR3 memory and the latest Intel® Core 2 Duo ultra low volt processor.
08/18/2008Lenovo Unleashes PC Beast on Mobile Workstation Market with ThinkPad W700
Ha Noi – August 18, 2008: Lenovo today introduced the ThinkPad W700, a 17-inch widescreen mobile workstation engineered with game-changing technologies and innovations to exceed the demands of the most data and graphics-intensive users. Lenovo brings the industry’s first built-in digitizer and color calibrator to a mobile workstation and combines these innovations with first-in-market technologies such as new NVIDIA® Quadro FX mobile graphics and supporting the upcoming Intel® mobile quad core processor. Other features such as optional dual hard drives with RAID configurations, up to 8 GB of high speed DDR3 memory, a range of wireless connectivity options and excellent multimedia capabilities including an optional Blu-ray™ DVD burner/player make the ThinkPad W700 mobile workstation the standard-bearer for power and performance in a mobile workstation.
08/05/2008Lenovo Dives into Sub-Notebook Computing with First Consumer “Netbooks”
VIETNAM – August 5, 2008: Lenovo today announced it is entering the “netbook” market with the IdeaPad S9 and S10 netbooks. Lenovo designed the super-slim, super-small IdeaPad S9 and S10 netbooks to complement a customer’s primary PC or as a first-time, introductory PC purchase. The IdeaPad S9 and S10 netbooks allow users to do simple activities such as dive the Internet, check and write emails, listen to music and run basic applications. Approximately one inch thin with models weighing just over 0.9kg, the IdeaPad S9 and S10 netbooks typify thin and light design.
07/31/2008Lenovo Uses the Power of Ideas, Clouds and a Healthy Dose of Product
BEIJING, 31 July 2008 — Lenovo today unveiled a marketing program designed to introduce the company’s personal computers, people, values and involvement in the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games to a global audience.
07/28/2008Lenovo Internet Lounges Open in the Beijing Olympic Village
BEIJING, July 28 --Lenovo today officially celebrated the opening of the company's six Internet lounges in the Olympic Villages, known as i.lounges. The i.lounges provide athletes and officials with 260 computers where they can surf the Internet, blog, conduct video chats and stay in touch with friends and family.
07/24/2008"Voices of the Olympic Games" Lenovo Launches Blogger Program for Athletes on a Journey to Bejing
BEIJING, 24 July 2008 – Lenovo today launched a blogging program and website for athletes training to compete in the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games. The program builds on a historic shift in the Olympic movement –- these are the first Olympic Games where athletes will blog during the competition time period itself.
07/16/2008Color Your Idea! Lenovo Brings New Colors, Sizes and Features to IdeaPad Consumer Notebooks
Vietnam, July 16, 2008, - Lenovo today introduced four new notebooks for consumers to express themselves with more choices of color, including Indigo blue, Bold black and Crimson red. In addition, the four notebooks also come with consumer-focused features including expanded facial recognition capabilities for simple and convenient log-on, One-Key Rescue System to recover your ideas with just one touch, HDMI to connect to the digital world and optional Blu-Ray DVD players on select models for enjoying high-definition content.
07/16/2008Lenovo Launches Complete PC Solution for Small Businesses with New ThinkPad SL Notebooks, Software and Services
Vietnam – July 16, 2008 - Lenovo today unveiled a complete computing solution for small-to-medium business (SMB) users that includes the new SL series of ThinkPad notebooks, value-added software and unique new services. The trio of notebooks – SL300, SL400 and SL500 - feature cutting-edge technologies, such as excellent multimedia capabilities with an optional Blu-Ray DVD player on select models as well as a black glossy cover for a stylish design.
05/02/2008Lenovo Launches Global Olympic Philanthropic Campaign
BEIJING, February 6, 2008 – To mark the six-month countdown to the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games, PC company Lenovo, Worldwide Partner of the Olympic Torch Relay and TOP Sponsor of the Olympic Games, today announced a global online philanthropic beginning Feb. 8 in the United Kingdom. Just as the Beijing 2008 Olympic Torch Relay will travel around the world, a new Lenovo auction will begin each week in a different country counting down to the Olympic Games. The auction features limited-edition, notebook PCs inspired by the Lenovo-designed Beijing 2008 Olympic Torch.
14/01/2008Lenovo Enters Worldwide Consumer PC Market with New "Idea" Brand
Vietnam, January 14, 2008 – Lenovo today announced its entry into the global consumer PC market with the launch of a new line of notebook and desktop PCs. Lenovo’s new consumer-oriented IdeaPad notebooks and IdeaCentre desktops complement Lenovo’s business-oriented ThinkPad notebooks and ThinkCentre desktops. The new PCs will be initially offered in multiple countries including the U.S., France, Russia, South Africa, India, Australia, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia, Vietnam, Thailand, China, the Philippines and Singapore.
04/12/2007Lenovo to Conclude Olympic Sponsorship After Beijing 2008 Olympic Games
BEIJING, December 4, 2007 – Lenovo today announced that its role as worldwide partner of the Olympic Games will conclude in December 2008, four months after the closing ceremonies of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games.
05/11/2007Lenovo Launches ThinkStation Brand in Fast Lane with the AT&T Williams Formula One Team
GROVE, OXFORDSHIRE, UK – November 6, 2007 – Lenovo partnered with the AT&T Williams Formula One team today to launch the new ThinkStation brand – a powerful new entry in the workstation PC marketplace and the first new Think brand introduced in five years.
11/10/2007Lenovo Announces 18 Finalists in Global Search for the Beijing 2008 Olympic Torchbearers
BEIJING, October 11, 2007 – Lenovo, a worldwide leader in the PC market, announced today the 18 finalists selected to compete for the chance to participate in the Beijing 2008 Olympic Torch Relay. Lenovo launched the torchbearer search program with the help of Google to find “new thinkers” from around the world to run the torch in China. This is the longest ever Torch Relay in Olympic history with more cities visited than any past Games.
22/08/2007Lenovo Announces Search for Olympic Torchbearers in Vietnam
BEIJING, August 22, 2007 – Today Lenovo, a global leader in the PC market, announced it will be holding open nominations to select Vietnam's most innovative thinkers to participate in the Beijing 2008 Olympic Torch Relay when the international portion of the relay travels through Ho Chi Minh City on April 30, 2008. As a Worldwide Partner of the Olympic Torch Relay and TOP sponsor of the Olympic Games, Lenovo will celebrate the power of inspiration by honoring individuals as torchbearers who embody the Olympic Spirit by motivating their peers and communities.
06/08/2007Lenovo Announces Philanthropic Campaign and 2008 Athlete Champions
BEIJING, August 6, 2007 – Today, in celebration of the one-year-out mark for the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games, Lenovo, Worldwide Partner for the Olympic Torch Relay and TOP Sponsor of the Olympic Games, announced plans for a global online philanthropic auction. The auction will feature limited-edition notebook computers inspired by the Lenovo-designed 2008 Olympic Torch.
02/08/2007As One-Year-Countdown Approaches, Lenovo Completes Third Massive Hardware Delivery for Beijing 2008 Olympic Games
BEIJING, 2 August 2007 - With the shipment of more than 3,500 pieces of computing equipment, including servers, desktops, monitors and notebook computers, Lenovo completed its third and final hardware delivery to the Integration Test Center of the Beijing Organizing Committee for the Games of the XXIX Olympiad (BOCOG).
HONG KONG, August 2, 2007– Lenovo Group today reported strong results for its first fiscal quarter of 2007/08, ended June 30, 2007. Consolidated revenue for the quarter grew 13 percent, year over year, to US$3.9 billion, driven by robust shipment growth in all geographies. Lenovo’s worldwide PC shipments grew more than 22 percent in the quarter, well ahead of the industry average growth of approximately 13 percent.
23/05/2007Lenovo Reports Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2006/07 Results
HONG KONG, May 23, 2007– Lenovo Group today reported results for its fourth fiscal quarter and full year ended March 31, 2007. Consolidated revenue for the quarter rose 9 percent year over year to US$3.4 billion, driven by stronger performance in all geographies and product segments.
23/04/2007Lenovo-Designed Olympic Torch for Beijing 2008 Olympic Games Unveiled by Beijing Organizing Committee
Today the Beijing Organizing Committee for the Games of the XXIX Olympiad (BOCOG) in the presence of the International Olympic Committee, unveiled the Lenovo-designed Beijing 2008 Olympic Torch and announced Lenovo's role as a Worldwide Partner of the Olympic Torch Relay.
18/03/2007Lenovo sponsors global webcast to encourage more women engineers
Leading PC-Maker Pledges Multi-Year Support for National Engineers Week Foundation
02/02/2007Lenovo Starts a New Engine in Formula One
GROVE, OXFORDSHIRE, UK - February 2, 2007 – Lenovo, a leading computer company that creates the best-engineered PCs in the world, today announced a top sponsorship agreement with the AT&T Williams team competing in the Formula One World Championship. Lenovo’s announcement took place at the launch of the team’s 2007 race car at AT&T Williams headquarters near Oxford, UK.
01/02/2007Lenovo Reports Third Quarter FY2006/07 Results
HONG KONG, February 1, 2007 – Lenovo Group today reported results for the third fiscal quarter ended December 31, 2006. Lenovo’s consolidated revenue for the third quarter increased slightly year over year to US$4.0 billion.
09/11/2006Lenovo Reports Second Quarter 2006/07 Results
HONG KONG, November 9, 2006 – Lenovo Group today reported results for the second fiscal quarter ended September 30, 2006. Lenovo’s consolidated revenue for the second quarter increased 1 percent year over year to US$3.7 billion.
28/09/2006Lenovo and IBM Announce Battery Recall
Lenovo and International Business Machines Corporation, in cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission today announced the voluntary recall of approximately 526,000 lithium-ion batteries worldwide manufactured by Sony Corporation.
01/09/2006Lenovo announces management changes
HONG KONG, August 31, 2006 – Lenovo Group today announced two management changes.
18/08/2006Lenovo adds executives to drive business growth in Asia Pacific
HONG KONG, August 17, 2006 – Lenovo Group today announced the addition of two executives to Lenovo’s Asia Pacific management team.
03/08/2006Lenovo Reports First Quarter 2006/07 Results
HONG KONG, August 3, 2006 – Lenovo Group today reported results for the first fiscal quarter ended June 30, 2006. For the first quarter, consolidated revenue increased 38 percent year over year to US$3.5 billion. The first fiscal quarter ended June 30, 2005, reflects two months’ contribution from Lenovo’s acquisition of IBM’s Personal Computing Division (PCD), which closed on April 30, 2005.
16/03/2006Lenovo Unveils New Business Partner Program
LAS VEGAS, NV, March 14, 2006 — Lenovo, the world's third largest PC company, today announced its new business partner program — the Lenovo Partner Network, an end-to-end channel program featuring tools and offerings tailored to the specific needs of PC resellers
10/03/2006Lenovo Provides International Humanitarian Organization ‘Right To Play’ with ThinkPad Notebooks from Torino 2006 Olympic Winter Games

08/03/2006Error-free! Lenovo Lands Perfect Score With Computing Equipment At XX Olympic Winter Games
TORINO, Italy, March 1, 2006 — Lenovo, the computing equipment sponsor of the XX Olympic Winter Games in Torino, today announced that its personal computing solution successfully delivered error-free support for all competitions and events during the Games.
12/02/2006Lenovo shows concept PCs behind closed doors

HONG KONG, January 26, 2006 – Lenovo’s consolidated revenue for the third fiscal quarter ended December 31, 2005, increased 392 percent year over year to HK$31.1 billion, driven by particularly strong performance in China and the May 2005 acquisition of IBM’s PCD business. Lenovo’s PC shipments grew 12 percent year over year.
12/12/2005Lenovo Points a Finger to Sale of One Million Biometric PCs
Next month, Lenovo will sell its 1 millionth ThinkPad with an integrated fingerprint reader. This announcement illustrates Lenovo's leadership in PC security and validates the success and popularity of biometrics in PC security.
17/11/2005Lenovo Again Ranks No. 1 in Notebook Customer Satisfaction
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., November 17, 2005 –Lenovo today announced that the most recent Technology Business Research (TBR) report concludes the company has held firm to its No. 1 ranking in customer satisfaction for ThinkPad notebooks.
19/09/2005ThinkPad Notebooks from Lenovo Take First Place in Tech Support Scores
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Sept. 1, 2005 – Lenovo announced today that ThinkPad notebooks finished in first place and received a PC Magazine "Reader's Choice" award in the publication's 18th Annual Reader Satisfaction Survey. For the third year in a row, PC Magazine survey respondents gave ThinkPad notebooks top scores for technical support and repair.
08/06/2005Lenovo Announces 2004/05 Annual Results
In the 2004/05 fiscal year, Lenovo's profit attributable to shareholders increased by 6.4 percent to HK$1.120 billion.
30/04/2005Lenovo completes acquisition of IBM’s Personal Computing Division
Read the official announcement of the completion of Lenovo’s acquisition of IBM’s Personal Computing Division.
09/03/2005Committee on Foreign Investment in U.S. Completes Review of Lenovo-IBM Deal
IBM and Lenovo today announced completion of the review by the Committee on Foreign Investment in the U.S. (CFIUS), clearing the way to complete the sale of IBM's Personal Computing Division to Lenovo. The CFIUS review was concluded in advance of the statutory deadline.
13/02/2005New 19-Inch IBM ThinkVision Monitor Designed for New Trends in Desktop Computer Use
IBM today introduced its newest ThinkVision desktop monitor, the 19-inch Liquid Crystal Display (LCD), ThinkVision L190.
04/02/2005Lenovo Announces 2004/05 Third Quarter Results
Lenovo Group Limited ("Lenovo")(HKSE:992; ADR: LNVGY) today announced its third quarter results for the period ended December 31, 2004.
Lenovo Group Limited (HKSE: 992; ADR: LNVGY), the leading Personal Computer brand in China and across Asia, and IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced a definitive agreement under which Lenovo will acquire IBM's Personal Computing Division to form the world's third-largest PC business, bringing IBM's leading enterprise-class PC technologies to the consumer market and giving Lenovo global market reach beyond China and Asia.
(Hong Kong, November 16, 2004) - Lenovo Group Limited ("Lenovo")(stock code: 992) today announced its interim results for the period ended September 30, 2004.
03/11/2004IBM Offers Simplified Security for New ThinkPad Notebooks
IBM today announced the new ThinkPad G41, a powerful notebook that incorporates the dynamic processing power and high-precision graphics of a desktop in a mobile system
(Hong Kong, August 11, 2004) - Lenovo Group Limited ("Lenovo") (stock code: 992) today announced its results for the quarter ended June 30, 2004.
(Hong Kong, August 3, 2004) - Lenovo Group Limited ("Lenovo") (SEHK: 992) today announced the official launch of its "Township Computer Popularisation Program". Jointly with five partner suppliers, Lenovo introduced a new consumer PC series called "Yuanmeng" and an e-classroom solution, both with outstanding performance and highly attractive price-to-performance ratio, targeting ordinary households and the education sector in township areas respectively. This strategic move will fuel the next round of growth of the China PC market.
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