Lenovo revealed its latest consumer lineup for the UAE by introducing three new smart tablets – Yoga Duet 7i, Yoga Duet 3i and the Lenovo Smart Tab M10 FHD Plus.
The first two are LTE-supported, Windows 10 detachables including the portable Lenovo Yoga Duet 7i with its imaginative Lenovo E-Color Pen and the Lenovo IdeaPad Duet 3i with digital pen, for students and multitaskers alike.
The third in the line up is the upgraded Lenovo Smart Tab M10 FHD Plus (2nd Gen) with Alexa Built-in, which enables the popular hands-free ‘Show Mode’ experience from Alexa when docked and charging in its Smart Dock, with the added benefit of being a full-function Android tablet for when you don’t feel like staying put in one room.
The Lenovo Yoga Duet 7i is the first-ever Yoga PC with a detachable, backlit Bluetooth 5.0 keyboard to enable freestyle working mode, plus an adjustable kickstand for easier viewing and switching into drafting mode. The Yoga Duet 7i is compatible with Intel Wi-Fi 6 and available with optional LTE/4G coverage that allows you to stay connected from almost anywhere.
Designed to streamline your day, this 2-in-1 offers a range of smart features, such as more secure facial login via the infrared (IR) camera with Windows Hello. Presence-sensing features from Glance by Mirametrix help protect your screen from shoulder-surfing neighbors and pauses video play when you walk away; you can also move content from your display to a connected monitor with a turn of your head.
Featuring up to 10th Gen Intel Core i7 processors and Windows 10, the Yoga Duet 7i offers a powerful combination of intelligent performance, connectivity, and stunning entertainment. It has a 13-inch, crystal clear IPS 2K touchscreen display with narrow bezels and 100 percent sRGB at 450 nits bright.
For easy note-taking and convenient creative expression, just lower the adjustable kickstand to a more comfortable angle to sketch and draw with your digital pen, or use the new optional, rechargeable Lenovo E-Color Pen. The new pen has a built-in smart sensor that lets you pick up colors from guides or any real-life object by simply touching the object’s surface with the pen’s tip while pressing down. Apply any captured color to your artwork created in popular design apps, such as Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign and Adobe Illustrator.
The Yoga Duet 7i also comes with with Dolby Audio, and offers amazing viewing experience with Dolby Vision, plus plenty of memory (up to 16 GB DDR4) and storage (up to 1 TB PCle SSD). The Yoga Duet 7i also offers up to 10.8 hours of battery life, optimized by AI for up to an average of 20 percent extended battery life when balanced middle setting is enabled via the exclusive Lenovo Q-Control Intelligent Cooling feature.
Portable and Oh-So-Practical
A new 2-in-1 device with optional LTE-connectivity that deserves to go with you on staycation poolside is the multifunctional Lenovo IdeaPad Duet 3i. Ultra-light at just 0.86 kg including folio, its small size makes the IdeaPad Duet 3i ideal for students and go-getters who need a full-function PC but want to travel light without too many devices weighing them down.
Compatible with classroom essentials, Lenovo’s first-ever IdeaPad PC with a detachable Bluetooth (5.0) keyboard and folio kickstand supports Lenovo Digital Pen8 for seamless notetaking. Powered by Intel Pentium processors and Intel integrated graphics, the IdeaPad Duet 3i comes with Windows, Wi-Fi compatibility, and Dolby Audio for clearer sound without distortion.
With a sleek metal kickstand and remote working keyboard, choose from four usage modes throughout the day—tablet, notebook, tent or stand mode—to get more done quicker so you can sit back and relax as you stream shows on your up to 10.3-inch Full HD IPS panel display at 330 nits bright; without the need to hotspot from your phone when you go for the optional LTE model.
Available in a cool Graphite Grey hue, count on the smarter features of the IdeaPad Duet 3i to make hands-free communication easier with Cortana digital assistant plus dual 360-degree mics while the clever privacy shutter on the webcam helps to keep you safer from unwanted onlookers. The IdeaPad Duet 3i has two USB-C ports for increased data-transfer speeds 15, solid memory (up to 8GB), storage (up to 128G eMMC) and up to seven hours of battery life.
Best of Both Worlds
This newly designed Lenovo Smart Tab M10 FHD Plus (2nd Gen) is easier to set up and sports a more expansive 10.3-inch Full HD IPS screen, a faster and more powerful mobile processor, and a sleek Platinum Grey metal back cover.
Designed to be portable and light at 460 grams, the technology inside the Smart Tab M10 gets a significant boost with up to 2.3Ghz Octa-core MediaTek Helio P22 mobile processor for more multitasking, plus a TDDI chip (Touch and Display Driver Integration) for better and more efficient display and touch sensing for up to 9 hours of battery life.
Easily and more securely log in to your tablet with the instant facial unlock feature with its integrated camera. Connect to friends and family members when you get cabin fever using the smarter ‘Drop In’ calling feature that serves as a modern two-way intercom.
Another must-have for families staying at home is the enhanced Kid’s Mode that offers parental controls, dedicated kids’ content, and specialized eye protection features to reduce harmful blue light, plus ‘posture’ and ‘bumpy environment’ alerts to encourage a healthy viewing gesture when hand-holding the tablet.
When the tablet is hand-held, watching YouTube and playing games is easier with four-sided narrow bezel with up to 4.6 mm (0.18 inches) slim borders on each side, plus dual front-facing speakers tuned with Dolby Atmos for immersive sound.
UAE Pricing and Availability
The Lenovo Yoga Duet 7i including the folio case with keyboard and active pen will start at 3,299 AED including VAT and is expected to be available starting late June 2020 on via select retailers.
The Lenovo Smart Tab M10 FHD Plus, which includes the Smart Dock, will start at 899 AED including VAT and is expected to be available starting late June 2020 via select retailers.