Earlier today, Lenovo Philippines launched its newest series of ThinkPads and Workstations, featuring the latest innovations that will help enhance productivity by delivering the agility and performance needed to support the evolving workplace.
A total of five new ThinkPads were introduced during the launch – The ThinkPad L380, X280, E480, T480 and T480S. All feature touch fingerprint readers, IR cameras for added security, and are powered by 8th generation Intel core processors.
In addition, all of the new models are equipped with USB Type-C ports for universal charging, and a new docking design that works with 12 to 15-inch ThinkPads.
To improve portability, the new models are even lighter than their predecessors. Every device has also gone thorough a series of durability tests for the Mil-SPEC 810G military standard – these include humidity, low temperature, high vibration, and high altitude tests.
The new ThinkPads are powered by the 8th Generation U-Series Intel Core processors that offer the latest power-efficient microarchitecture, advanced process technology, and silicon optimizations.
These new processors also feature Turbo Boost 2.0, which intelligently controls power and speed across all cores, giving the user the needed horsepower whenever necessary, while saving energy when it counts. Intel Hyper-Threading technology allows the ThinkPads to finish multiple tasks faster, making it the perfect companion for professionals which demand the absolute in performance.
Lenovo also launched two new ThinkStations, the P520 and P520C. Both are equipped with the latest Intel Xeon processors, and NVIDIA Quadro Graphics, making them ideal for intensive graphics processing or 3D animation. They are also fitted with Tri-Cooling Technology, which offers better airflow and power management compared to most other workstations.
|ThinkPad L380||ThinkPad X280||ThinkPad E480||ThinkPad T480||ThinkPad T480S|
|Processor||Up to 8th Gen i7 with vPro||Up to 8th Gen i7 with vPro||Up to 8th Gen i7||Up to 8th Gen i7 with vPro||Up to 8th Gen i7 with vPro|
|OS||Up to Windows 10 Pro||Up to Windows 10 Pro||Up to Windows 10 Pro||Up to Windows 10 Pro||Up to Windows 10 Pro|
|Graphics||Intel UHD 620||Intel UHD 620||Up to AMD Radeon RX 550 2GB||Intel UHD 620 or|
NVIDIA GeForce MX150 2GB
|Intel UHD 620 or
NVIDIA GeForce MX150 2GB
|Memory||Up to 32GB DDR4 2400MHz||Up to 16GB DDR4 2400MHz||Up to 32GB DDR4||32GB DDR4 2400MHz||Up to 24GB DDR4 2400MHz|
|Storage||Up to 512GB PCIe M.2 SSD||Up to 1TB PCIe SSD||Up to 512GB PCIe M.2 SSD|
Up to 500GB (7200RPM)
2TB (5400RPM) 2.5 SATA HDD;
Dual Drive Storage
|256GB OPAL2 / SSD|
1TB OPAL2 M.2 SSD
Up to 1TB HDD
|Up to 1TB PCIe SSD|
|Battery||Up to 16.1 Hours||Up to 16 Hours||Up to 13 Hours||Up to 14.5 Hours||Up to 15.6 Hours|
|Display||13.3" HD TN, FHD IPS, FHD IPS Touch||12.5" HD TN, FHD IPS, FHD IPS Touch||14" HD Narrow Bezel with Antiglare|
14" IPS FHD Narrow Bezel with Antiglare
|14" HD TN, FHD IPS touch|
FHD IPS non-touch, WQHD IPS
|14" FHD IPS, FHD IPS touch, WQHD IPS|
|Docking||USB 3.0, Type-C||Type-C||USB 3.0|
|Ports||2 x USB 3.0 Type-C||2 x USB 3.0||1 x USB 3.0 Type-C||1 x Intel Thunderbolt 3||1 x Thunderbolt 3|
|2 x USB 3.0||1 x USB Type-C||2 x USB 3.1||1 x USB-C||1 x USB-C|
|1 x HDMI 1.4||1 x Intel Thunderbolt 3||1 x USB 2.0||2 x USB 3.0||2 x USB 3.0|
|1 x 3-in-1 Micro SD Card Reader||1 x HDMI||1 x HDMI||1 x Combo Jack||1 x 4-in-1 Card Reader|
|1 x RJ45 with Dongle||1 x RJ45||1 x 4-in-1 Card Reader||1 x Combo Jack|
|1 x Combo Jack||1 x Card Reader||1 x HDMI||1 x HDMI|
|1 x Combo Jack||1 x RJ45||1 x RJ45|
|Smart Card Reader|
|1 x Nano SIM|
Pricing and Availability
|ThinkPad E480||PhP45,990||Now Available|
|ThinkPad L380||PhP64,990||Now Available|
|ThinkPad X1 Carbon||PhP99,990||Apr-18|
|ThinkPad X1 Yoga||PhP110,990||Apr-18|