A entrance view of the Lenovo M14 monitor related to a laptop computer with USB-C.
The monitor could be adjusted, however solely just a little.
These new product render footage all the time simply supply extra angles. So this is one other angle!
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MWC is generally about telephones and different cell tech, however Lenovo additionally used the present to introduce a handful of latest merchandise exterior that narrow-but-vast class. Essentially the most attention-grabbing of them is a transportable monitor that permits you to convey the dual-monitor person expertise with you and your laptop computer whenever you journey.
Labeled the ThinkVision M14, it is a 14-inch monitor with an IPS panel. The decision is 1920×1080 pixels, which is a lot for 14 inches. It is constructed with fashionable laptop computer developments in thoughts, so it connects to your laptop with USB-C. In actual fact, it has two USB-C ports, and each can be utilized for passthrough, supplied you join the monitor to an AC adapter. You may energy the monitor out of your laptop computer, however that does not seem to be sufficient for passthrough, and Lenovo hasn’t specified simply how a lot energy it wants from mentioned laptop computer.
The ThinkVision M14 weighs 1.three kilos and is four.6mm thick. The one adjustment out there is within the foot, which you’ll be able to see in motion in one of many render photos above. The monitor will probably be out there beginning in Might of this 12 months for $249.
We’re all the time blissful to see choices like this out out there for shoppers. Creatives (like video editors specifically) will admire the extra display even after they’re on the go. That mentioned, Lenovo hasn’t mentioned something about colorspaces and the like, so tread rigorously if these are vital to you—not less than till extra data is on the market.
Lenovo additionally used MWC to announce updates to its ThinkPad laptop computer line with a number of new fashions—the T490s, T490, T590, X390, and X390 Yoga—and its mid-range IdeaPad line with the brand new C340, S340 and S540 fashions. It additionally launched the 14w and 14e laptops for firstline staff within the enterprise; the previous of these two runs Home windows 10 Professional, the latter is a Chromebook. Many of the fashions launched are simply spec bumps over final 12 months.
The ThinkPads supply Dolby Imaginative and prescient HDR, low-power show choices, and quicker, Wi-Fi 6 connectivity, together with eighth-generation Intel Core CPUs and an overhauled BIOS expertise. The IdeaPads are fairly normal mid-range laptops with a spread of configuration choices. You may learn extra in regards to the myriad laptop computer launches at Lenovo’s web site.
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