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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

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

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 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 Tech World 2016: All the announcements that matter
Lenovo Tech World 2016: All the announcements that matter By Chris Hall

Lenovo took to the stage in San Francisco to host Lenovo Tech World 2016, announcing a range of products, including plenty of innovation in the mobile space.Lenovo Tech World is an innovation showcase from the company, giving it the chance to show the... Read more

See Lenovo Phab2 AR phone and more in official videos from Tech World 2016
See Lenovo Phab2 AR phone and more in official videos from Tech World 2016 By Elyse Betters

Lenovo Tech World 2016 is done and dusted.The company used the event to announce some new smartphones. It wasn't the most anticipated event of the season, especially since both WWDC and E3 start next week, but we did get to see Lenovo officially launch... Read more

Lenovo unveils the first Tango AR phone, the Phab2
Lenovo unveils the first Tango AR phone, the Phab2 By Elyse Betters

Lenovo has officially announced not one but three Project Tango smartphones.Called the Phab2 Pro, Phab2 Plus, and Phab2, the phones are made with Google's Project Tango technology, now just called "Tango", and touted as the world’s first to feature... Read more

Phab2 Pro: First Lenovo Project Tango smartphone leaks to Google AR fan joy
Phab2 Pro: First Lenovo Project Tango smartphone leaks to Google AR fan joy By Luke Edwards

Project Tango is Google's attempt to make augmented reality something that works well on phones and tablets. This means dedicated hardware built by manufacturers to support the platform. This hardware has already been officially announced by Lenovo as... Read more

Lenovo K5 comes to the UK with octa-core processor for less than £130
Lenovo K5 comes to the UK with octa-core processor for less than £130 By Rik Henderson

Alongside the launch of two new handsets in the Moto G4 and G4 Plus, Motorola-owner Lenovo has confirmed that it is bringing another budget smartphone to the UK.The Lenovo K5 will retail for just £129 yet is HD and comes with a Qualcomm octa-core processor... Read more

Lenovo's Zuk Z2 Pro is an Android phone that syncs with Apple's iCloud
Lenovo's Zuk Z2 Pro is an Android phone that syncs with Apple's iCloud By Elyse Betters

Lenovo-owned Zuk has unveiled a follow-up to the Z1: the Z2 Pro phone.It has a 5.2-inch 1080p Super Amoled display, runs the top-of-the-line Snapdragon 820 processor, includes a whopping 6GB of RAM, and offers 128GB of storage. It also has a 13-megapixel... Read more

Lenovo Phab and Phab Plus take term Phablet to the extreme, like 6.8-inches extreme
Lenovo Phab and Phab Plus take term Phablet to the extreme, like 6.8-inches extreme By Elyse Betters

Lenovo thinks phablets are still a thing, apparently.We've long ditched the term now that most smartphones come with huge displays, but Lenovo is keeping it alive and well, by introducing two new phones called the Phab and Phab Plus. And yes, they're... Read more

Lenovo just announced a phone with built-in projection keyboard. No, really
Lenovo just announced a phone with built-in projection keyboard. No, really By Mike Lowe

Say hello to the world's first laser projection smartphone, the Lenovo Smart Cast.Projection keyboards have always been accessories. Not so with the Smart Cast, which incorporates a built-in Pico projector along with a gesture-based control system.Transform... Read more

Lenovo embraces Dolby Atmos in mobile devices and more: Vibe Shot, A7000 smartphone, pocket projector
Lenovo embraces Dolby Atmos in mobile devices and more: Vibe Shot, A7000 smartphone, pocket projector By Elyse Betters

Lenovo wants to make its presence known at MWC 2015, or at least that's what it looks like after the company unveiled three new devices, including a cameraphone, world's first phone with Dolby Atmos, and, yes, a pocket projector.Vibe ShotThe Vibe Shot... Read more

Clear photos of Lenovo Vibe Z3 Pro with Snapdragon 810 and 4GB of RAM leak
Clear photos of Lenovo Vibe Z3 Pro with Snapdragon 810 and 4GB of RAM leak By Luke Edwards

The Lenovo Vibe Z3 Pro smartphone appears to have leaked in photos showing off the metallic edged device ahead of Mobile World Congress 2015.The Lenovo Vibe Z3 Pro is rumoured to make an appearance at MWC 2015 which starts 2 March. Now GizmodoChina has... Read more

Lenovo smartphones go 64-bit: Lenovo P90 on Intel Atom, Vibe X2 Pro on Qualcomm Snapdragon
Lenovo smartphones go 64-bit: Lenovo P90 on Intel Atom, Vibe X2 Pro on Qualcomm Snapdragon By Chris Hall

Lenovo has embraced 64-bit with a pair of smartphones sitting on Intel and Qualcomm hardware.The Lenovo P90 is the Intel Atom device with a 1.83GHz quad-core Z3560 processor, 2GB of RAM and an LTE Advanced modem. It comes with a large 5.5-inch display... Read more

Lenovo Motorola acquisition now official: Hello Leno
Lenovo Motorola acquisition now official: Hello Leno By Rik Henderson

Lenovo has officially completed its $2.91 billion (£1.81 billion) acquisition of Motorola Mobility. The Chinese technology group has bought the mobile devices division of Motorola from Google, which will be run as a wholly owned subsidiary and will... Read more

Lenovo announces Vibe X2 and Vibe Z2 with 64-bit and 8-core chips
Lenovo announces Vibe X2 and Vibe Z2 with 64-bit and 8-core chips By Luke Edwards

Lenovo has taken the wraps of its latest smartphones in the Vibe range at the IFA tradeshow in Berlin. The Lenovo Vibe X2 and Vibe Z2 are bringing next-generation chips to the relatively young smartphone range.The Lenovo Vibe X2 features an 8-core MediaTek... Read more

Lenovo Windows Phone handset and wearable may arrive this year
Lenovo Windows Phone handset and wearable may arrive this year By Luke Edwards

Lenovo could announce its first Windows Phone later in the year. It could also be unveiling a wearable smartwatch device at the end of 2014.Mobile Geek has been told by Lenovo's executive VP Liu Jun that the company wants to unveil its first Windows... Read more

Lenovo and Ashton Kutcher's special-edition phone line will debut in 2014
Lenovo and Ashton Kutcher's special-edition phone line will debut in 2014 By Elyse Betters

Lenovo, a China-based device-maker which recently acquired Motorola from Google, has announced it will soon release a "special edition" smartphone line co-developed with A-list actor Ashton Kutcher.According to new website Recode, launched this year by... Read more

Lenovo to acquire Motorola Mobility: CEO message decoded
Lenovo to acquire Motorola Mobility: CEO message decoded By Stuart Miles

Google has just sold Motorola to Lenovo.In a shock move that wasn't really predicted by anyone, Larry Page, Google CEO, has offloaded the company to the Chinese firm less than three years after it bought it. We decode his open letter on the sale, hypothesising... Read more

Lenovo buys Motorola: What it means for consumers
Lenovo buys Motorola: What it means for consumers By Jake Smith

It was only 2011 when Google shocked the world by announcing it would buy Motorola Mobility, but now it's offloaded it to Lenovo. In a surprising move, China-based Lenovo has announced it acquired Motorola Mobility for $2.91 billion in an effort to conquer... Read more

It's official: Lenovo buys Motorola from Google for $2.91 billion
It's official: Lenovo buys Motorola from Google for $2.91 billion By Jake Smith

Google has sold its Motorola Mobility subsidiary to Lenovo for $2.91 billion. As part of the deal, Lenovo will garner the Motorola brand, Motorola patent portfolio, and line of current and future Motorola products. Lenovo says it plans to turn itself... Read more

Lenovo said to buy Motorola from Google for up to $3 billion, announcement expected in hours
Lenovo said to buy Motorola from Google for up to $3 billion, announcement expected in hours By Jake Smith

Lenovo has plans to buy Motorola Mobility from Google for roughly $2 billion, according to China Daily. Reuters adds to the report, saying the deal will be worth $3 billion. TechCrunch and the New York Times confirm it too. UPDATE: It's official: Lenovo... Read more

Lenovo Vibe Z, its first LTE smartphone, is officially announced with impressive specs
Lenovo Vibe Z, its first LTE smartphone, is officially announced with impressive specs By Luke Edwards

Lenovo is starting to compete on a larger scale when it comes to smartphone production, with three new models announced for Russia last month. And now Lenovo's first LTE smartphone, the Vibe Z, has been exposed.The Lenovo Vibe Z is future-proof when it... Read more

Three new Lenovo phones appear, including Vibe X
Three new Lenovo phones appear, including Vibe X By Luke Edwards

Lenovo is sending a trio of new smartphones into Russia. All three are Android devices and at this stage will be going directly from China to Russia.The Lenovo S930, S650 and S960, or Vibe X, will all be out between now and next month.The S930 is a 6-inch,... Read more

Lenovo Vibe Z with Snapdragon 800 and dual-SIM unveiled
Lenovo Vibe Z with Snapdragon 800 and dual-SIM unveiled By Luke Edwards

Lenovo has announced the Vibe Z, a new smartphone with the mighty Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 quad-core CPU. This handset doesn’t stop there, cramming in more specs than you can shake a SIM card at, or two in this case.The 5.5-inch, 1080p display is backed... Read more

Lenovo's BlackBerry bid blocked by Canada over security concerns
Lenovo's BlackBerry bid blocked by Canada over security concerns By Elyse Betters

Before BlackBerry ousted its CEO and opted to finance and shake up things even further on the executive level, Beijing-based Lenovo considered a bid to buy the struggling company.We reported in October that Lenovo's name surfaced when BlackBerry went... Read more

Lenovo Vibe X boasts a 5-megapixel front camera to go with its 5-inch display
Lenovo Vibe X boasts a 5-megapixel front camera to go with its 5-inch display By Chris Hall

The Lenovo Vibe X has been announced by the Chinese company at IFA 2013 in Berlin. The new smartphone comes with an impressive array of specs, as the company looks to make inroads in the Android market.The Lenovo Vibe X boasts a skinny frame at only 6.9mm... Read more

Lenovo K900 Intel smartphone launches in China, other markets in 'summer'
Lenovo K900 Intel smartphone launches in China, other markets in 'summer' By Chris Hall

The Lenovo K900 has officially launched in China, with the promise that it will be coming to additional international markets in the summer.The Lenovo K900 has had something of a slow launch, with a reveal at CES 2013 followed by some real hands-on time... Read more

Lenovo CEO says buying BlackBerry 'could possibly make sense'
Lenovo CEO says buying BlackBerry 'could possibly make sense' By Jake Smith

The possibility of Lenovo buying smartphone-maker BlackBerry continues to rise, with CEO Yang Yuanqing being quoted as saying it may make sense. Speaking to French newspaper Les Echos, Yang said an acquisition of BlackBerry “could possibly make... Read more

Lenovo K900 offers 5.5-inch Full HD display, has next-gen Intel inside
Lenovo K900 offers 5.5-inch Full HD display, has next-gen Intel inside By Chris Hall

Lenovo has unveiled the K900, a flagship 5.5-inch Android smartphone running on a new 2.0GHz Intel Atom processor, at CES 2013 in Las Vegas.Intel Atom phones are still something of a rarity. In 2012 we saw the launch of the Orange San Diego and, perhaps... Read more

Lenovo launches five new IdeaPhone Android smartphones
Lenovo launches five new IdeaPhone Android smartphones By Chris Hall

Lenovo has announced a new range of IdeaPhone Android smartphones, including five new models, at CES 2013 in Las Vegas. The new models have been divided into categories to suit specific target customers. Broadly speaking the S series are consumer devices,... Read more

Lenovo LePhone 2 announced alongside S760 brethren
Lenovo LePhone 2 announced alongside S760 brethren By Paul Lamkin

If the trio of Lenovo tablets (or rather two tablets and a smartphone, or possibly two tablets and a phablet) weren't enough to calm your Lenovo Android cravings then praise be, because there's plenty more LeNews coming your way.That's right Lenovo lovers... Read more

Lenovo tablet trio - LePad S2005, S2007 and S2010 - turn up in China
Lenovo tablet trio - LePad S2005, S2007 and S2010 - turn up in China By Paul Lamkin

Over in Beijing Lenovo has unveiled three new tablets: the Lenovo LePad S2005, the Lenovo LePad S2007 and the Lenovo LePad S2010.Or should that be Lenovo has unveiled two tablets and a smartphone? Or two tablets and a phablet?Whatever the correct description,... Read more

Lenovo 5-inch Android tablet in the works
Lenovo 5-inch Android tablet in the works By Paul Lamkin

Is it a phone? Is it a tablet? Actually, nobody is quite sure - so we'll go with the hybrid moniker phablet for now.And it's a phablet that belongs to Lenovo, and one that has leaked out into the wide world web. A 5-inch device that will no doubt hope... Read more

Lenovo Chief: Apple is missing a trick in China
Lenovo Chief: Apple is missing a trick in China By Paul Lamkin

Apple has been accused of not taking China seriously enough by Liu Chuanzhi, the head of Lenovo.Liu, told the Financial Times: “We are lucky that Steve Jobs has such a bad temper and doesn’t care about China. If Apple were to spend the same effort... Read more

Lenovo LePhone
Lenovo LePhone By Duncan Geere

At Lenovo's press conference at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, the company unveiled a smartphone called LePhone. We were there to get up close and personal, and grabbed a few pictures of the sleek device.We weren't permitted to play with... Read more

Lenovo reveals Android-powered LePhone
Lenovo reveals Android-powered LePhone By Duncan Geere

Lenovo, following the announcement of its Skylight smartbook and hybrid netbook-slate device, still had a trick up its sleeve for its press conference at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. The company announced a smartphone called LePhone.The... Read more

Stylish Lenovo Skylight smartbook revealed
Stylish Lenovo Skylight smartbook revealed By Amy-Mae Elliott

Lenovo has chosen CES as the venue for an interesting new launch as the Lenovo Skylight, the first ARM-based processor smartbook device based on Qualcomm’s Snapdragon chipset platform, makes its official debut. Claiming to combine the best of smartphones... Read more