At a press event in Dubai last week, Lenovo showcased the company’s latest range of devices for enterprise and consumers. The lineup included the Horizon Table PC, Flex laptops, Flex and ThinkCenter All-in-One (AIO) desktops, Twist, ThinkPad Tablet 2, ThinkPad Helix and ThinkPad X1 Carbon Touch, Yoga convertibles and Android-based tablets and smartphones.
“Touch is the natural evolution of PCs into the PC+ era,” said Mohammed Hilili, General Manager, Lenovo Gulf. “Lenovo prides itself on being one of the most innovative companies in the world, and recent product launches have been a testament to the success of our philosophy. Our transition to a PC+ company has shown great success and strong momentum, allowing us to reach the position of number one PC maker in the world. The launch of our next generation touch devices marks a new era in computing, introducing faster and more powerful devices for businesses and consumers alike.”
The new lineup starts with a brand new Lenovo Flex 14 and 15-inch laptops which flip 300 degrees for stand mode, for a more natural, comfortable touch experience. The Flex 14 and 15-inch laptops are set to make their debut at Gitex Shopper 2013 later this year.
In addition, the new Flex 20 all-in-one (AIO) desktop has the ability to convert from stand to table mode. When flat in table mode, the Aura interface opens for a multi-game, multiplayer experiences. In this mode, users can challenge others to play preloaded and purchasable games from the Lenovo App Store. Lenovo also showcased its latest range of Android-based tablets and smartphones in the UAE market.
Lenovo recently announced its first fiscal quarter ended June 30, 2013, with quarterly revenue of US$8.8 billion, a ten percent increase year-over-year. The company was named the world’s largest PC vendor earlier this year, and recorded its highest-ever quarterly market share of 16.7 percent up 1.7 points year-over-year.