Lenovo has launched two new enterprise solutions in the form of a versatile laptop and a small form factor desktop, the Lenovo E31 and the Lenovo S500 Small Form Factor (SFF) Desktop. Designed for professionals who are always on-the-go, both products give users the power to be productive and entertained at the same time with its superb features and specs.
The Lenovo E31 is a sleek and stylish notebook that is 25.5mm thick and weighs only 1.59 kg, making it a perfect travel companion. It is equipped with a high-performing Intel processor that takes computing up a notch and is packed with a 5th Generation Intel processor and Windows 8.1 from the box. It also features the full-sized and island-style AccuType keyboard, which is ergonomically designed for additional comfort for users and ensures maximum typing accuracy.
The Lenovo E31 is packed with features that will not only help users work hard but also play hard. Users can experience maximum viewing enjoyment with its 13-inch (1,920 x 1,080) full high-definition (HD) display. With anti-glare properties, the screen delivers high quality, vibrant images and crisp text for watching HD movies and graphic-intensive games. It also features a 180-degree hinge for easy screen sharing.
The Lenovo E31 also allows users to easily connect to other devices as it includes connectivity for VGA-, HDMI-, USB 3.0-compatible devices plus a 4-in-1 memory card reader. Users can connect to the Internet via its 802.11 a/c Wi-Fi connectivity and Bluetooth 4.0 to easily access online information. Most importantly, data is kept secure with the optional fingerprint reader that allows access to authorized users only.
The sleek and trendy Lenovo S500 SFF Desktop is perfect for small and medium-sized businesses that are looking for a compact, affordable solution that does not compromise on performance and offers easy connectivity. It also has powerful security features to control access, safely store and remove data, and transfer data securely via USB. It even locks automatically when the user steps away.
The Lenovo S500 SFF Desktop is 26% smaller than other Small Form Factor models but even with its compact size, it is big on performance. It is powered by 4th generation Intel Core processor up to i7 and runs on Windows 10 which is the best combination for Windows, along with lots of great improvements such as SSD storage technology that boost start-up times and delivers fast response times when using multiple applications. The S500 SFF also has a new technology called InstantGo that allows quick boot up and resume.
With its advanced Wi-Fi access, users are ensured reliable and seamless internet connectivity that gives them maximum productivity. The Lenovo S500 SFF also includes an 802.11ac card which allows faster data transfer rate and dual-antenna design that yields 360-degree signal coverage with a smart antenna switch that helps avoid a crowded signal. It also has an Integrated Bluetooth, which gives users an additional connectivity option.
Lenovo has also announced the Thinkpad STACK, a stackable combination of four ThinkPad accessories. The ThinkPad STACK combines a Bluetooth speaker, portable hard drive, Wi-Fi router, and powerbank into one device. The STACK’s rugged interlocking design passes power and data throughout the stack, eliminating the need for separate cables and creating a customized grab-and-go accessory solution. Users can customize the configuration based on their immediate needs.
The ThinkPad STACK includes:
- A 2×2 watt Bluetooth speaker with noise-cancelling microphone, easy-access controls, and 8 hours of playback,
- A dual port USB 10,000mAh power bank that can simultaneously charge two USB-equipped devices,
- A lightning speed data transfer and mobile storage solution with a 1TB USB 3.0 HDD,
- And an access point that provides strong, stable, and fast Wi-Fi anywhere.
After buying the initial STACK, users can upgrade with individual modules to extend the STACK’s capabilities. Take two powerbanks and the Bluetooth speaker on road trips for non-stop music. Take two portable hard drive modules and the access point module to work on-the-go.
The Lenovo E31 and the Lenovo S500 SFF Desktop are now available through Lenovo Corporate Resellers for P30,990 and P26,000 respectively. The Lenovo ThinkPad STACK will be available starting the next quarter.