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Lenovo Z5 'all-screen' smartphone isn't 'all-screen' after all. Yep, there's a notch.
Lenovo Z5 'all-screen' smartphone isn't 'all-screen' after all. Yep, there's a notch. By Max Langridge

Lenovo has been teasing the Z5 smartphone for a few weeks now and claimed it to have a 95 per cent screen to body ratio. The company even released a promotional image to go with the launch invite, which clearly showed no notch at the top.  Lenovo will... Read more

Lenovo will debut Z5 smartphone with no notch or bezels on 5 June
Lenovo will debut Z5 smartphone with no notch or bezels on 5 June By Maggie Tillman

Lenovo has made what some have described as an all-display phone, and it will arrive next month.Edge-to-edge displays, nearly bezel-less phones, all-display phones, etc, whatever you call them, they're popular at the moment, and now Lenovo is getting... Read more

Lenovo Z5 is 95 per cent screen, no notch, no chin
Lenovo Z5 is 95 per cent screen, no notch, no chin By Rik Henderson

Ever since Apple released its iPhone X there have been multiple manufacturers jumping on the notch bandwagon.It seems the best solution for phones to have as much screen real estate on the front, while also offering a front-facing camera, facial recognition... Read more

You can now buy Lenovo's Mirage Solo VR headset and VR camera
You can now buy Lenovo's Mirage Solo VR headset and VR camera By Elyse Betters

Lenovo's Mirage Solo is now available to buy from Lenovo.com.The device, billed as the first standalone Daydream VR headset that doesn't require a smartphone to use, debuted at CES earlier this year. At that time, Lenovo said it was targeting a mid-2018... Read more

Best Broadband 2018: Get a free Lenovo laptop if you sign up with John Lewis
Best Broadband 2018: Get a free Lenovo laptop if you sign up with John Lewis By Hassan Mohammed

BT are offering a free Lenovo laptop with a RRP of £179.99 when you take out a broadband bundle with them.The cheapest bundle is £22.50 on a 12 month contract which works out to be £270.00 over 12 months. Factor in the cost of the laptop, you essentially... Read more

Lenovo will launch its Mirage Solo VR headset in May after Google I/O
Lenovo will launch its Mirage Solo VR headset in May after Google I/O By Elyse Betters

Lenovo's Mirage Solo will launch in May for under $400.The device, billed as the first standalone Daydream VR headset that doesn't require a smartphone to use, debuted at CES earlier this year. At that time, Lenovo said it was targeting a mid-2018 release.... Read more

Lenovo Yoga 730 initial review: Trim bezel bolsters this sterling laptop
Lenovo Yoga 730 initial review: Trim bezel bolsters this sterling laptop By Mike Lowe

How to improve upon one of last year's best laptops? Trim the bezel, but of course. That's exactly what Lenovo has done in the Yoga 730, which refreshes the already impressive Yoga 720. Best laptops 2018: The top-rated notebooks and Ultrabooks to buy... Read more

Lenovo announces Yoga 530 and 730, ups its trim-bezel laptop game
Lenovo announces Yoga 530 and 730, ups its trim-bezel laptop game By Mike Lowe

At Mobile World Congress 2018 it's not only smartphones that rule the show. Lenovo has used this year as a platform to unveil its latest Yoga 530 (known as the Flex 14 in the US) and Yoga 730 laptops (in 13-inch and 15-inch forms). What to expect from... Read more

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon (2018) initial review: HDR screen makes for sensational sixth-gen laptop
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon (2018) initial review: HDR screen makes for sensational sixth-gen laptop By Mike Lowe

The Lenovo ThinkPad series is well-known for its business appeal. And for the sixth-gen 2018 model it's ramping up design to look even more suave and sophisticated.It's also crammed in features many other laptops can only dream of, including an ultra-bright... Read more

Lenovo Mirage Solo with Daydream initial review: Capable, phone-free VR for under $400
Lenovo Mirage Solo with Daydream initial review: Capable, phone-free VR for under $400 By Mike Lowe

When it comes to virtual reality there are a few options: go down the fully-formed route, with PC powering everything, like HTC Vive; opt for a headset that requires a phone to be slipped in to act as the processor and screen, such as the Google Daydream... Read more

Lenovo goes big on VR for CES 2018 with Mirage Solo Daydream headset and Mirage Camera
Lenovo goes big on VR for CES 2018 with Mirage Solo Daydream headset and Mirage Camera By Rik Henderson

Lenovo has announced two Daydream-enabled VR products during CES 2018 in Las Vegas.The Lenovo Mirage Solo VR headset was previously leaked, when it appeared in an FCC filing over Christmas last year, but now we know much more about it.Lenovo claims it's... Read more

Lenovo Smart Display offers Google Assistant by voice or touch in 8 and 10-inches
Lenovo Smart Display offers Google Assistant by voice or touch in 8 and 10-inches By Rik Henderson

Many have taken note of Amazon's success with the Echo Show. Slapping a screen onto an intelligent smart home speaker has worked rather well all things considered.Google, for one, is interested in taking on the Alexa-enabled device with Google Assistant... Read more

Lenovo Smart Display initial review: Google Assistant takes on the Amazon Echo Show
Lenovo Smart Display initial review: Google Assistant takes on the Amazon Echo Show By Mike Lowe

It was only a matter of time before Google answered Amazon's call in the screen-based smart home market. The Lenovo Smart Display is exactly that: the first Google Assistant device to directly take on the Amazon Echo Show.We highly doubt that Lenovo will... Read more

Lenovo Miix 630 initial review: Bossing battery life with 20 hours per charge
Lenovo Miix 630 initial review: Bossing battery life with 20 hours per charge By Mike Lowe

Lenovo has been producing Miix 2-in-1 tablet-cum-laptop devices for a number of years, but relying on Intel for its chipsets. In the last model, the Miix 720, that resulted in an over-powerful, battery-limited product that didn't quite cut the mustard.But... Read more

New Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon packs Alexa, Dolby Vision HDR display
New Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon packs Alexa, Dolby Vision HDR display By Elyse Betters

Lenovo is at CES 2018, where it is announcing a range of updated products, including the latest ThinkPad X1 Carbon.There are a couple standout features on this 14-inch laptop: Amazon Alexa capabilities and a Dolby Vision HDR display. Lenovo even added... Read more

Lenovo ThinkPad 2018 line-up gets 8th Gen Intel Core chips in time for CES
Lenovo ThinkPad 2018 line-up gets 8th Gen Intel Core chips in time for CES By Rik Henderson

Lenovo has announced a series-wide refresh of its ThinkPad range in time for CES 2018 in Las Vegas.The Lenovo ThinkPad T, X and L Series portfolio for 2018 features thinner designs for products, plus a bump up to Intel Core 8th Gen processors.Other changes... Read more

Lenovo Mirage Solo standalone VR headset could be unveiled at CES 2018
Lenovo Mirage Solo standalone VR headset could be unveiled at CES 2018 By Max Langridge

Lenovo has a standalone virtual reality headset, i.e. one that doesn't require a smartphone to be inserted, that runs on Google Daydream in the works. It's expected to be unveiled early-2018, most likely at CES in January after it recently passed the... Read more

Lenovo Yoga 920 review: Design delight with mighty battery life
4.5 stars Lenovo Yoga 920 review: Design delight with mighty battery life By Andrew Williams

The Yoga 920 is Lenovo's latest take on a hybrid laptop for people with plenty of money who want something worth showing off. At £1,399 with no extra gaming hardware, this is a laptop that asks you to you pay for its design.There's a difference between... Read more

Lenovo Tab 4 10 Plus review: The Android-based answer to the iPad?
4.0 stars Lenovo Tab 4 10 Plus review: The Android-based answer to the iPad? By Cam Bunton

It's no secret that the tablet market is in slowdown, particularly for any tablets that aren't iPads or Amazon Fire. But that doesn't mean consumer electronic companies are all quitting. Lenovo is one manufacturer that has recently revamped its tablet... Read more

Lenovo resurrects iconic ThinkPad design for 25th Anniversary
Lenovo resurrects iconic ThinkPad design for 25th Anniversary By Max Langridge

Lenovo is gearing up to launch a 25th Anniversary edition of the classic IBM ThinkPad laptop, according to a leak from Winfuture.de. Lenovo bought the ThinkPad name off IBM in 2005 and has already released several laptops using the brand. Lenovo ThinkPad... Read more

Lenovo Yoga 720 12-inch preview: Portable convertible gets added muscle power
Lenovo Yoga 720 12-inch preview: Portable convertible gets added muscle power By Mike Lowe

It was only a year ago we were praising the Lenovo Yoga 11 710, an 11-inch laptop which we said "offers just about everything you get with the 12-inch MacBook, and a bit more besides, for much less money," when reviewed in mid 2016.But that era is over,... Read more

Lenovo rolls out Yoga 920, Yoga 720, Miix 520 laptops, and more at IFA
Lenovo rolls out Yoga 920, Yoga 720, Miix 520 laptops, and more at IFA By Elyse Betters

Lenovo has new versatile laptops to show you.The first is the new Lenovo Yoga 920, announced IFA 2017 in Berlin. It has far-field microphones so users can talk to Windows 10's Cortana. It also works with an optional Lenovo Active Pen 2, which the previous... Read more

Coming to a galaxy near you: Star Wars Galactic Empire & Rebel Alliance Lenovo Yoga 920 laptops
Coming to a galaxy near you: Star Wars Galactic Empire & Rebel Alliance Lenovo Yoga 920 laptops By Mike Lowe

To celebrate the launch of the eighth Star Wars movie we're going to see a lot of official merch popping up. But perhaps nothing as quirky as the Star Wars Special Edition Lenovo Yoga 920 Galactic Empire and Rebel Alliance laptops.Yup, The Force has... Read more

Lenovo Explorer preview: The best-fitting Windows Mixed Reality headset yet
Lenovo Explorer preview: The best-fitting Windows Mixed Reality headset yet By Mike Lowe

If there's a theme at this year's IFA show - that's the largest technology show in Europe, if you're not in the know - then it has to be Windows Mixed Reality, Microsoft's dive into easy-to-setup virtual reality experiences.Lenovo had previously announced... Read more

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon review: The perfect Windows remedy for MacBook haters
4.0 stars Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon review: The perfect Windows remedy for MacBook haters By Andrew Williams

Not every portable laptop secretly wants to be a MacBook. No other series quite nails the "not a MacBook" angle like the Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon, while still providing you with almost all the benefits of a slim and light Apple computer. This is one... Read more

It's about time: All future Lenovo phones will run stock Android
It's about time: All future Lenovo phones will run stock Android By Elyse Betters

Lenovo has decided to embrace stock Android.Here's the deal: Lenovo makes smartphones, but it layers its own software skin - Vibe Pure UI - over top of Google's Android operating system running on the phones. Now, however, in what is presumably an attempt... Read more

Lenovo Miix 720 review: Can it outsmart the mighty Surface?
3.5 stars Lenovo Miix 720 review: Can it outsmart the mighty Surface? By Mike Lowe

It might be splitting hairs, but the 2-in-1 world is changing: there are now medium-powered tablets with clip-on keyboards, and powerful almost-laptops with removable keyboards. It's this latter category that the Lenovo Miix 720 slots into — given... Read more

Hands-on video shows Lenovo Folio bendable tablet working fully
Hands-on video shows Lenovo Folio bendable tablet working fully By Rik Henderson

Chinese manufacturer Lenovo has been working on several tech concepts that will reimagine current gadgets. It recently revealed a bendable laptop during an event in New York that can be rolled to transport. And it has discussed bendy tablet formats in... Read more

Feel the Force with Lenovo's Star Wars AR headset
Feel the Force with Lenovo's Star Wars AR headset By Max Langridge

Lenovo and LucasFilm have used the a Disney fan event in Anaheim, California to announce a partnership and to unveil a new augmented reality headset that's based on everyone's favourite sci-fi saga, Star Wars. Star Wars Battlefront 2 official, first gameplay... Read more

Lenovo showed off a crazy rollable laptop concept with a flexible screen
Lenovo showed off a crazy rollable laptop concept with a flexible screen By Elyse Betters

We've all heard that flexible smartphones are the future. But what about laptops?At an event in New York on 20 June, Lenovo presented what it believes will be the future of personalised computing: a rollable laptop with a flexible display. Called Lenovo... Read more

Lenovo P2 review: All the battery you could ever need
4.5 stars Lenovo P2 review: All the battery you could ever need By Cam Bunton

Hunting down the perfect phone will, for many, mean finding one with the greatest equal combination of screen, camera, software and design. If budget is available, that likely means ponying up for an iPhone, Google Pixel or Samsung Galaxy S8; or, on... Read more

Lenovo Yoga 910 review: Fancy 4K meets fan-noise dismay
3.5 stars Lenovo Yoga 910 review: Fancy 4K meets fan-noise dismay By Mike Lowe

Laptops keep getting thinner, lighter and ever more stylish. Among our favourite convertible Windows-based laptops is the Lenovo Yoga series, which has been tweaking its 360-degree hinge-based formula over the years.In the Lenovo Yoga 910 that means ultra... Read more

Lenovo Yoga 720 review: Setting the bar for 2017
4.5 stars Lenovo Yoga 720 review: Setting the bar for 2017 By Mike Lowe

In recent years laptops have gone through big changes: while embodying the familiar screen-and-keyboard form, increasingly touchscreen operation, detachable keyboards and flexible hinge designs have become ever prevalent, typically hiking up the price... Read more

Lenovo Miix 320 is an entry level, portable 2-in-1
Lenovo Miix 320 is an entry level, portable 2-in-1 By Max Langridge

Lenovo has come out all guns blazing at Mobile World Congress, unveiling a new Tab 4 series of tablets, two new Yoga laptops and now the Miix 320 detachable laptop/tablet.In its most basic form, the Miix 320 is a tablet with an Intel Atom X5 processor,... Read more

Lenovo Yoga 720 and Yoga 520 are portable powerhouses
Lenovo Yoga 720 and Yoga 520 are portable powerhouses By Max Langridge

Lenovo has used Mobile World Congress to launch two new Yoga convertible laptops: the Yoga 720 and 520. Both have been designed and developed in direct response to user feedback, so the company is pretty confident it's got the specs and features across... Read more

Lenovo Tab 4 Series tablets, simple, cheap and cheerful fun for all the family
Lenovo Tab 4 Series tablets, simple, cheap and cheerful fun for all the family By Rik Henderson

Lenovo has announced a series of tablets that are designed for the whole family and won't break the bank.The Lenovo Tab 4 Series consists of the Lenovo Tab 4 8, Tab 4 8 Plus, Tab 4 10 and Tab 4 10 Plus.The Tab 4 8 and 10 are 8-inch and 10-inch entry-level... Read more

Lenovo Yoga A12 is a budget, portable laptop with a touchscreen keyboard
Lenovo Yoga A12 is a budget, portable laptop with a touchscreen keyboard By Max Langridge

Lenovo has introduced the Yoga A-series of tablets, a new range of wallet-friendly tablets whose first model is the A12. The Yoga A12 runs on Android and has been designed to "pair the mobility of tablets and smartphones with productivity features to... Read more

Lenovo Smart Assistant preview: Transformers, Alexa in disguise
Lenovo Smart Assistant preview: Transformers, Alexa in disguise By Mike Lowe

Here's something we didn't expect: an Amazon Echo that's, well, not an Amazon Echo at all. It's a Lenovo Smart Assistant.But the Lenovo uses Amazon's Alexa voice assistant and, for all intensive purposes, is functionally identical to Echo. So you can... Read more

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon (2017) preview: The best business laptop money can buy?
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon (2017) preview: The best business laptop money can buy? By Mike Lowe

If there's one so-called "business laptop" brand that keeps its customers happy time and again, that would be ThinkPad. The once IBM-owned brand has remained strong under the wings of its Lenovo acquisition and its latest 2017 product, the X1 Carbon,... Read more

Lenovo's new Miix 720 2-in-1 is a true Surface Pro 4 competitor
Lenovo's new Miix 720 2-in-1 is a true Surface Pro 4 competitor By Cam Bunton

Lenovo has taken the wraps of its next 2-in-1 and, if the spec sheet is anything to go by, the Miix 720 will be a true competitor to the Microsoft Surface Pro 4. Lenovo’s promise is that now you’ll be able to take any kind of work - no matter how... Read more

Lenovo's Windows VR headset will do affordable room-scale virtual reality
Lenovo's Windows VR headset will do affordable room-scale virtual reality By Max Langridge

Windows announced it would be venturing into virtual reality during its Creators Update event and gave a list of hardware partners. One of them was Lenovo and at CES 2017, the company has shown off its new VR headset, albeit in prototype and as yet unnamed... Read more

Smart Assistant is Lenovo's new Alexa-powered speaker
Smart Assistant is Lenovo's new Alexa-powered speaker By Elyse Betters

Lenovo is taking CES by storm, as usual. The company has announced a bunch of new products, the most exciting of which is a new Alexa-powered Smart Assistant speaker - ahead of the annual Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, where it'll be putting... Read more

Lenovo will launch Chrome OS-powered Yoga Book tablet in 2017
Lenovo will launch Chrome OS-powered Yoga Book tablet in 2017 By Elyse Betters

Remember Lenovo's Yoga Book? Well, a version of that innovative tablet will run Chrome OS starting next year.According to Laptop Mag, which spoke to Jeff Meredith, Lenovo's VP, Lenovo is working on a Chrome OS variant of the tablet. Currently, there... Read more

Lenovo Yoga Book review: A keyless laptop from the future... that's stuck in the past
3.5 stars Lenovo Yoga Book review: A keyless laptop from the future... that's stuck in the past By Mike Lowe

The Lenovo Yoga Book is the keyless laptop from the future, albeit available in the here and now. It's one of those rare products that's not just different for the sake of it, but truly innovative in its thinking, by combining a two-in-one light-up keypad... Read more

Lenovo Phab2 Pro: Project Tango's first phone will launch in November
Lenovo Phab2 Pro: Project Tango's first phone will launch in November By Elyse Betters

Google's not done releasing new phones in 2016.One day after the company introduced two Pixel-branded flagship smartphones, each with very non-Nexus price tags, it has confirmed that the first Google Project Tango phone will go on sale in November.According... Read more

Lenovo Miix 510 preview: Is that a Surface? No, but it's just as serious and more affordable
Lenovo Miix 510 preview: Is that a Surface? No, but it's just as serious and more affordable By Mike Lowe

First glance at the Lenovo Miix 510 and you'll be looking for the Microsoft logo. But no, this isn't the Surface 4, this is the Chinese maker's savvy take on the 2-in-1.We say savvy because the Miix 510 comes with both the keyboard and stylus included... Read more

Lenovo Yoga 910: Edge display makes this convertible laptop infinitely awesome
Lenovo Yoga 910: Edge display makes this convertible laptop infinitely awesome By Mike Lowe

We've been avidly following the Lenovo Yoga evolution over the years, as the convertible laptop range has continued to refine its 360-degree screen offering. In the top-spec Yoga 910 it's even stronger than ever before, with an edge-to-edge display joining... Read more

Lenovo Yoga 11 710 review: Bending the rules and winning
4.5 stars Lenovo Yoga 11 710 review: Bending the rules and winning By Andrew Williams

Tech giants have responded to the decline of laptops in a couple of ways. Some companies have backed out altogether, others have simply gritted their teeth and carried on, doing their best to reinvent the laptop. Again.The Lenovo Yoga 11 710 is a Windows... Read more

Lenovo Yoga 900S review: Strike a pose
4.0 stars Lenovo Yoga 900S review: Strike a pose By Mike Lowe

Lenovo has been pushing its flexible-hinge Yoga series for some time, refining design and capability with each iteration. At the tail-end of 2015 we were impressed by the original Yoga 900, which combined Intel Core i processor power in a slender build... Read more

Now Lenovo offers a MacBook Air-like laptop, the Air 13 Pro
Now Lenovo offers a MacBook Air-like laptop, the Air 13 Pro By Elyse Betters

Chinese companies are going after Apple hard. And not just in terms of smartphones.One day after Xiaomi announced a MacBook Air-like laptop called Mi Notebook Air, Lenovo unveiled its own Air-style, Air-branded machine. The Air 13 Pro laptop has almost... Read more