Lenovo, the world’s leading PC manufacturer has officially launched the new ThinkBook 13s in Malaysia. It is the first laptop that is being launched under Lenovo’s new sub-brand with the aim to meet small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) product needs.
In this constantly connected world, modern workers need devices they can use to collaborate in any remote location. Similarly, both the millennials and Gen Z crave for meaningful employment and expect company devices that blur the lines of work, life, passion and purpose. As such, this ultra-slim ThinkBook laptop comes with Windows 10 is perfect for today’s young tech-savvy executives to own a sleek-looking yet cost-effective device. It is also a great device for startups or SMBs to provide for their employees.
Stylish and More Secure
Users can lay the ThinkBook 13s laptop flat at 180° thanks to the feature of ultra-narrow bezels, which packs a larger display into a small portable package. It is wrapped in aluminium and magnesium metals with ‘Mineral Grey’ finish. The laptop is ultraportable as it weighs 2.95lbs (1.34kg).
As security is a key priority of businesses, the ThinkBook 13s also incorporates Lenovo’s security business features:
- A single-step of authentication and power-on with the touch fingerprint reader
- Discrete TPM 2.0 to enable Windows 10 security features and user data encryption
- Physical ThinkShutter™ camera cover for privacy control
- Hinges coated in indium metal to reduce WiFi interference
Other features of the ThinkBook13s include:
- Loud and clear sound enabled by Dolby Audio™ through HARMAN® speakers
- Premium FHD displays with Dolby Vision® for rich, ultra-vivid visuals
- Spill resistant keyboard designed to withstand up to 60cc of liquid
- Up to 11 hours of battery life and RapidCharge on ThinkBook 13s
The ThinkBook 13s also has the Windows Modern Standby feature to connect smartphone to business laptops as it allows emails to be downloaded, receive Skype call alerts, and get Windows app updates – even with the laptop lid closed. Moreover, it resumes from standby almost instantly with the Smart Power On button or voice command. Additionally, there is a dedicated Skype Hot Keys button on the keyboard. Users are able to press that key to answer and hang up calls conveniently.
The technology within the laptop is engineered for minimal bottlenecks with 8th Generation Intel® Core™ processors, standard SSD, and powerful graphics with either Integrated Intel UHD 620 or discrete AMD Radeon™ 540X. Lenovo also built in the RapidCharge technology into this laptop where users can obtain 80% of battery capacity by charging it for an hour.
In business, PC downtime can have a cascading effect, resulting in poorer customer satisfaction that affects brand reputation. As such, the ThinkBook 13s is supported by a range of business-grade services including Lenovo Premier Support, warranty extensions and upgrades, such as onsite next business day support and International Warranty Service to minimize any downtime.
The laptop also comes with built-in self-management features, especially useful for smaller companies without dedicated onsite support teams. Among these, the preloaded Lenovo Vantage software offers tools for preventive hardware diagnostics, personalized hardware settings and auto-install of critical updates.
The Lenovo ThinkBook 13s is now available at Lenovo exclusive stores (LES) nationwide and online with the retail price starting from RM4369.00.