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Description

Lenovo is a Chinese multinational technology company that designs, develops, manufactures, and markets personal computers, tablets, smartphones, and servers, etc. It is the world's largest personal computer vendor by unit sales.

History

Founded in 1984 in China, Lenovo was incorporated in Hong Kong in 1988. In 2005, Lenovo acquired IBM's personal computer business and IBM's Intel-based server business a decade later in 2014. In the last decade, Lenovo entered the smartphone market and quickly became one of the largest vendor in China.
Over the years, Lenovo has continually leveraged M&A in its global expansion, besides its acquisition of IBM's PC business. The most notable is the acquisition of Motorola in 2014.

Product Lineup

Lenovo's product lineup is complex. In particular, its over 100 computing models marketed concurrently may be confusing:
  • ThinkPad & ThinkCenter: business-oriented laptop and desktop computers originally manufactured by IBM
  • ThinkServer: servers developed under agreement with IBM aimed at small businesses
  • ThinkStation: workstations launched in 2008, unrelated to IBM
  • ThinkVision: premium monitors originallyed manufactured by IBM
  • IdeaPad & IdeaCentre: laptop & desktop computers
  • Yoga: 2-in-1 (Yoga C) or ultra-thin (Yoga S) laptop computers

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Five Trends in Lenovo's Laptop Lineup, 2021 Edition thumbnail

Five Trends in Lenovo's Laptop Lineup, 2021 Edition

Lenovo's laptop lineup is experiencing 5 trends: 16:10 aspect ratio returns, AMD becomes popular, OLED fades, new form factors appear, and more upgrades.
19 Jun 2021
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ThinkPad E14 Gen 2 Intel Review Rundown

The Lenovo ThinkPad E14 is available with either Intel UHD or Iris Xe graphics. The laptop does not feature a secondary RAM slot or a soldered-in RAM module. It...
03 Jun 2021
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Lenovo ThinkBook 13s Gen 2 Review Rundown

With the ThinkBook 13s Gen 2, Lenovo has managed to iron out some of the glaring flaws with the original. It's a solid option for buyers shopping for a lapt...
15 May 2021
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Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Titanium Yoga Review Rundown

Lenovo's Titanium Yoga is an addition to the ThinkPad X1 series as an expensive convertible. At just 11.5 millimeters, it is the thinnest ThinkPad so far, b...
23 Apr 2021

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