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IFA 2015: Lenovo Refreshes ThinkPad E, All-in-One PC And Business Laptop Range

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IFA, one of the biggest technology trade shows, will kick off from the 2nd of September in Berlin, Germany, but before the official event begins, Lenovo has already announced a bunch of new products under its personal computing department. The new products include the ThinkPad E Series, the updated Lenovo M, B and E series of laptops and S series desktops including all-in-ones.

The ThinkPad E series has been updated with the 14 and 15.6-inch models coming with an anti-glare display, and optional fingerprint scanner for added security and up to nine hours of battery life. The new range will be loaded with the latest Intel 6th-gen Skylake processors with options up to Core i7 or AMD options with up to the A10 and FX processors and will be configurable to up 16GB of RAM, SSD storage for faster data access and USB 3.0 ports. Lenovo is also offering the E560 model with an option Intel RealSense Technology 3D camera.

Under the desktop range Lenovo has announced the refreshed S series all-in-one desktops which will be available in 19.5-inch and 21.5-inch or 23-inch full HD models with optional touchscreen. The Lenovo S200 is for more conventional desktop users with a proper CPU tower and display setup and are loaded with the new Intel N3700 quad-core and N3050 dual-core processors. S400 all-in-one range comes with the Intel 5th-gen processor configurable to Core-i5 and AMD A8 processor options. Lastly the S500 small-factor will be loaded with the Intel 5th-gen processors and the all-in-one range with the 6th-gen processors.  

Lastly, the laptop range has been renewed and offers a range that includes budget friendly, thin as well as high performance models. The M41 laptop is aimed at business travelers who need a powerful machine in a thin and light package. It comes with 14-inch full HD IPS antiglare display, the latest Intel Core i7 processor, discrete AMD Radeon R7 graphics, 16GB memory and solid state storage, and up to nine hours of battery. The Lenovo E41 and E51 laptops offer a 14-inch and 15.6-inch displays respectively with upto full HD resolution, optional fingerprint scanner for better security and an extensive suite of productivity applications. Then there is the Lenovo B41 and B51 have also been updated to offer the latest hardware at a more affordable price for day to day business needs. All the laptops have been updated to the 6th generation Intel Skylake processors and can be configured to the high-end Core-i7 and will be come bundled with Windows 10.

The ThinkPad E460 and E465 will be available this year with a starting price of $549 (Rs. 35,000 approx) and $449 (Rs. 28,000 approx) respectively while the ThinkPad E560 and E565 will come at a starting price of $549 (Rs. 35,000 approx) and $479 (Rs. 30,000 approx)  respectively. The prices for the rest of the updated range has not be revealed as of yet and the refreshed lot should arrive in India by the end of this year.