Lenovo K6 Power, K6 Note Start Receiving Android 7.0 Nougat Update in India

The Lenovo K6 Power and K6 Note were launched in India late last year running Android 6.0 Marshmallow and the company has now confirmed that the Nougat 7.0 update has started rolling out for the smartphones in the country. The update will bring features like multi-window support, data saver, smart notifications, and quick app switching to the smartphones, both of which are available on Flipkart and via retail outlets.

Lenovo says that the Android 7.0 Nougat update for the K6 Power and K6 Note will let users experience a new interface wherein they will now be able to reply directly from the notification bar, save on battery life with an updated Doze mode, and play around with the font and display size, among other things.

To recall, the Lenovo K6 Power was launched starting at Rs. 9,999 and features a 5-inch display with full-HD (1080×1920 pixel) resolution. It is powered by a 1.4GHz octa-core Snapdragon 430 SoC with a choice of either 3GB or 4GB of RAM. Inbuilt storage is at 32GB, which is expandable via microSD card (up to 128GB).

Lenovo K6 Power, K6 Note Start Receiving Android 7.0 Nougat Update in India
The smartphone sports a 13-megapixel rear camera with a Sony IMX258 sensor, PDAF and LED flash, and an 8-megapixel front camera with a Sony IMX219 sensor and a wide-angle lens. Connectivity options on the dual-SIM (Nano SIM) K6 Power smartphone include 4G LTE, VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, FM radio, Micro-USB, and GPS/ A-GPS.

Meanwhile, the Lenovo K6 Note starts at Rs. 13,999 and features a larger 5.5-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) IPS display. It is powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 430 SoC coupled with either 3GB or 4GB of RAM with 32GB or 64GB of internal storage respectively, expandable via microSD card (up to 128GB).

Optics for the Lenovo K6 Note includes a 16-megapixel rear camera with dual-tone LED flash, and an 8-megapixel selfie camera. Connectivity options include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, and GPS.

Lenovo Launches ThinkStation P320 Tiny Workstation That’s as Light as MacBook Air

Lenovo’s annual Tech World Transform is underway and the Chinese company announced the launch of its new PC workstation that is as light as Apple’s MacBook Air. Called the ThinkStation P320 Tiny, the workstation weighs just 1.3kg and houses top-of-the-line specifications for a small machine like this with an Intel Core i7 processor, Nvidia Quadro P600 graphics card, up to 32GB of DDR4-2400 RAM, and 2TB of SSD space. The Lenovo ThinkStation P320 Tiny is priced at $800 (roughly Rs. 51,700) for the base model, however the top configuration model is expected to cost twice as much.

Lenovo Launches ThinkStation P320 Tiny Workstation That's as Light as MacBook Air

The Lenovo ThinkStation P320 Tiny comes with the two processor variants – the Intel Core i7-7700T in the base model and Intel Core i7 vPro in the high-end model. Preloaded with Windows 10 Pro (64-bit), the workstation packs up to 32GB of DDR4 2400MHz RAM and two M.2 SSD slots with 1TB storage each. However the maximum SSD storage is subject to availability via after-market upgrade as per the owner’s choice. Even though Lenovo’s new PC workstation is lightweight and compact, it packs Nvidia Quadro P600 graphics card.

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In addition, the Lenovo ThinkStation P320 Tiny comes with about six USB 3.0 ports (2 on the front and 4 on the rear side), 3.5mm audio port, LAN cable port, along with four mini-DisplayPorts and two DisplayPorts. It also has connectivity options like Intel’s Dual Band Wi-Fi (ac 8265) and Bluetooth v4.1. It measures 35.6×180.3×182.88mm and comes with Green and ISV certifications as well.


Lenovo Refreshes ThinkPad Laptops With Intel Kaby Lake Processors and More

Chinese consumer electronics giant Lenovo has just refreshed its ThinkPad workstation lineup to introduce the latest Intel processors and Nvidia Quadro professional graphics. The laptops are VR-ready, especially the most premium device of the lot – the ThinkPad P71. The other two laptops launched are the ThinkPad P51s, and ThinkPad P51; all of them will start shipping sometime in March or April.

These machines are meant essentially for those who are intense users like 3D animators, architects, and the likes, as the refreshed versions come with the latest Intel Kaby Lake processors and the high-performance Nvidia Quadro graphics. As mentioned, the Lenovo ThinkPad P71 is the premium of the lot with a 17-inch 4K display, with support for up to Xeon E3-v6 processor and Nvidia Quadro P5000 graphics. It offers up to 64GB of RAM, and support for four storage units (both conventional and SSDs). It comes with Thunderbolt 3 port support for plugging in larger displays as well. It’s been certified VR-ready by HTC, Nvidia, and Oculus. The laptop has a minimum weight of 3.44kg and a 1.2-inch thick chassis. It will launch in April, and will be priced at $1,799 (roughly Rs. 1,21,200).

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The ThinkPad P51s and ThinkPad P50 focus on portability over power. The Lenovo ThinkPad P51s has a 15-inch display and is the lightest, thinnest and the cheapest of the lot. It weighs 1.95kg and is 0.79-inches thick only. It can house up to seventh-generation Intel Core i7 CPUs, Nvidia Quadro M520M graphics, 32GB of RAM, and gives choices of 1080p, 1080p touch, and 4K displays. The ThinkPad P51s will be made available in March, and is priced at $1,049 (roughly Rs. 70,700).

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The ThinkPad P51 on the other hand is a bit bulkier than the P51s, but can house faster processor and graphics. It weighs 2.54kg and is 1.02-inches thick. The laptop has a 15-inch display, and can house up to Intel Xeon E3 processor, Nvidia Quadro M2200M graphics, and 64GB of RAM. It also offers three storage devices support in RAID 0 or RAID 1. The Lenovo ThinkPad P51 will be available in April, and is priced at $1,399 (roughly Rs. 94,300).