Lenovo launches ThinkPad in UAE
Tablet designed for business and entertainment, will retail from $799
Lenovo has launched its ThinkPad tablet in the UAE. The tablet is designed to be used for both enterprise use and entertainment and is powered by the Nvidia Tegra 2 Dual-Core 1GHz processor.
"Mobility is an extremely important aspect for business users. The Lenovo ThinkPad tablet includes business-friendly features to enhance productivity for professionals as well as security and manageability for IT Managers. In addition the device comes packed with entertainment-friendly features and content for consumers," said Jack Lee, vice president Lenovo Group and general manager for Lenovo Middle East and Africa.
The Android 3.1-based tablet is designed to handle corporate email and secure communication within and outside an enterprise network and features up to 64GB of storage space and cloud sharing capabilities.
The ThinkPad weighs 748g and features strong security features including the full device and SD card encryption, lost device disablement and anti-theft software.
The multi-touch Lenovo tablet with a digitizer input is also designed to provide up to eight hours of productive use as well as connectivity on the go with a WiFi connectivity standard and optional 3G models backed by the speed and reliability of Qualcomm's Gobi technology.
The tablet's SocialTouch app is designed to assimilate all of users' email, social networking and instant messages into one inbox and features front and rear webcams for video chat.
Lenovo also offers complete protection against non-warranted operational or structural damage due to drops, minor spills, electrical surges, and other accidental damage incurred under normal operating conditions.
Lenovo's ThinkPad tablet features HD graphics support, which is designed to support Adobe Flash for online media, a HDMI output, native USB 2.0 and micro USB ports. The ThinkPad tablet comes with more than 25 free preloaded apps, including business apps suited for the enterprise tablet user like - Good for Enterprise, Cisco AnyConnect and Computrace Mobile by Absolute Software.
The tablet is available within the region, at prices starting from $799.