The president of Lenovo's mobile division has confirmed it'll launch its first smartphone running Windows Phone 8.1 before the end of the year, and also talked about the release of a wearable smart device around the same time.
Lenovo has announced a pair of upcoming consumer Chromebooks, the N20 and N20p. Though expected to retail at $279 and $329, respectively, these pint-sized systems offer strong processors and better connectivity than some ultrabooks.
The latest 2014 smartphone marketshare figures show Lenovo is a company to watch over the coming year, and by using its own data, LG is also on the move. Neither will challenge Samsung or Apple yet, by Huawei needs to watch out.
Lenovo has unveiled a bunch of new tablets aimed at the budget market. The A-series collection, which comprises four devices ranging in size from 7 to 10.1 inches, is set to hit stores in the next couple of months.
Lithium-ion batteries shipped inside ThinkPad computers between October 2010 and April 2011 are being recalled by Lenovo after it was found they could be a fire hazard. In the US, 34,500 affected batteries are believed to be in circulation.