The Lenovo Anniversary ThinkPad is official and it's gorgeous

07 October, 2017, 01:00 | Author: Pamela Mathis
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A special versioned Thinkpad which reminisces the original ThinkPad first launched 25 years ago.

Its 25 years since the first ThinkPad came out and Lenovo has made a decision to celebrate the occasion with an anniversary special ThinkPad 25.

The ThinkPad 25 won't come in cheap and its now available at Lenovo's online store for USD$1,899 (roughly RM8040) in limited quantities only. In the space of a couple of months, it won more than 300 awards and became a status symbol.

ThinkPad has sold more than 100 Million ever since it was introduced in the 1992. The company has now unveiled the ThinkPad 25, a classic reimagining of the original ThinkPad from 1992, and it's going to cost you a lot. "It balances sophisticated aesthetics, thoughtfully crafted user experiences and renowned engineering in order to deliver superior products", says David Hill, former chief design officer at Lenovo.

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We usually stay clear of calling a device "iconic" but the Thinkpad has very much earned that title over the years. Business, education, healthcare, supply chain, transportation and finance are just a few segments that have been transformed by mobile computing over the past twenty-five years. The ThinkPad logo seems to be an amalgamation of the old and the new. "As long as there are customer pain points, there will be a ThinkPad to fix them", Lenovo president Gianfranco Lanci said.

Naturally, Windows 3.1 has been replaced by Windows 10, and the 486 processor is now a seventh-generation Core i7.

$1899 is a high price for the specifications, especially compared to other machines in Lenovo's lineup like the T470, but this seems like it will be a low-volume special edition SKU produced for the most dedicated ThinkPad fans.


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