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Lenovo and NEC Corporation, in a joint venture, have just announced the Lavie Mini and Lavie Pro Mobile at CES 2021. Both are built with portability in mind.

Lavie Mini

lenovo-nec-lavie-mini-ces-2021The Lavie Mini is a pocket-sized convertible prototype PC with an 8-inch WUXGA touch panel display. It is powered by the latest Intel Core i7 mobile processor accompanied by Intel Iris Xe graphics.

lenovo-nec-lavie-mini-gaming-controller-ces-2021What makes it most unique is the flexibility of going from a small notebook to a gaming device on-the-go by attaching the optional Gaming Controller or watching media/playing games on a bigger screen by connecting it to a larger display through its HDMI-connected Dock.

lenovo-nec-lavie-mini-hdmi-dock-ces-2021Full Specifications:

Lenovo Lavie Mini (8″)
CPU Intel Core i7-1180G7
GPU Intel Iris Xe Graphics
RAM 16GB (8GBx2), LPDDR4x 4266MHz
Storage 256GB SSD M.2 2242 PCIe
Display 8″ WUXGA (1920×1200) touch, 400 nits brightness
Connectivity
Wi-Fi 6
Bluetooth 5.1
Ports
Main unit ports:
2 x USB 3.1 Type-C Gen 2
Headphone / microphone combo
Gaming Dock Ports:
2 x USB 3.1 Type-A Gen 1
2 x USB 3.1 Type-C Gen 2
HDMI
Camera IR Camera with Windows Hello face recognition
Audio Intel HD Audio, 1.5W + 1.5W stereo speakers
Battery Integrated Li-ion 26Whr battery
Accessories
Attachable gaming controller
Gaming Dock
Dimensions (W x D x H) 200 x 147 x 16.95 mm
Weight Under 579g

 

Lavie Pro Mobile

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The Lavie Pro Mobile, on the other hand, is a thin and light laptop with a carbon fiber cover that weighs in at 889g and 16.7mm thin.

lenovo-nec-lavie-pro-mobile-ces-2021-2It packs a 13.3-inch display and powered by an 11th Generation Intel Core i7 processor with Intel Iris Xe graphics. The Lavie Pro Mobile is said to offer up to 10 hours of battery life.

Full Specifications:

Lenovo Pro Mobile (13″)
CPU Intel Core i7-1165G7
GPU Intel Iris Xe Graphics
RAM 16GB (8GBx2), LPDDR4x 4266MHz
Storage 512GB SSD M.2 2280 PCIe
Display 13.3″ FHD (1920×1080), IPS LED backlight
Connectivity
Wi-Fi 6
Bluetooth 5.1
Ports
1 x USB 3.1 Type-A Gen 2 (with Power-off USB charge)
1 x USB 3.1 Type-C Gen 2
1 x USB 3.1 Type-C Gen 2 (with DC-IN Power Delivery 3.0 and display port)
HDMI 2.0 b
Headphone/microphone combo jack
microSD slot
Security keyhole
Camera IR Camera with Windows Hello face recognition
Audio
Intel HD Audio
YAMAHA Audio Engine stereo speakers, 2W + 2W
Battery Integrated Li-ion 49Whr battery with Rapid Charge support
Dimensions (W x D x H) 307.2 x 216 x 16.7 mm
Weight 889 g

 

Price and Availability

The price and availability of the Lavie Mini are currently unavailable as of writing this.

The Lavie Pro Mobile, on the other hand, will go for USD 1699.99 but details on the availability in the US will be announced at a later date.

See our complete rundown of the products launched by Lenovo here.

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