Lenovo has announced the ThinkPad E14 Gen 3 laptop, aimed primarily at business users: the Lenovo E14 Gen 3 is equipped with a 14-inch Full HD display with a resolution of 1920 × 1080 pixels.
The basis is the AMD Ryzen 5000 series processor. The amount of RAM can be up to 24 GB. The M.2 PCIe solid-state drive has a capacity of up to 1 TB, and an optional second M.2 PCIe SSD with a capacity of up to 512 GB is available.
The Lenovo business laptop is equipped with stereo speakers (2 × 2 W), a 720p webcam, Wi-Fi 6 and Bluetooth 5.2 wireless adapters, an Ethernet network controller (RJ45), and a backlit keyboard (not available on all modifications).
The set of interfaces includes USB 3.2 Gen1 Type-C, USB 3.2 Gen1 Type-A, and USB 2.0 ports, an HDMI 1.4 connector, and a 3.5 mm audio combo jack.
The Lenovo E14 Gen 3 laptop measures 324 x 220.7 x 17.9 mm; its weight starts at 1.64 kg. A rechargeable battery with a capacity of 45 or 57 Wh can be installed: in the first case, the battery life reaches up to 12.8 hours, in the second – up to 15.8 hours. The operating system is Windows 10 Pro.
Price and availability
Lenovo ThinkPad E14 Gen 3 is now available to pre-order on Bhphotovideo.com, and its pricing starts from $739.98.
Lenovo ThinkPad E14 Gen 3 Specifications
- OS: Windows 10 Pro (64-Bit)
- CPU: 2.1 GHz AMD Ryzen 5 5500U 6-Core, Max. Boost 4 GHz, L3 Cache 8 MB / 1.8 GHz AMD Ryzen 7 5700U 8-Core, Boost 4.3 GHz, L3 Cache 8 MB
- RAM: Up to 24GB 3200 MHz DDR4
- Storage: 1 x 256 GB M.2 NVMe PCIe
- GPU: AMD Radeon
- Display: 14-inch TN LCD with Anti-Reflective Coating
- Aspect Ratio: 16:9
- Resolution: 1920 x 1080
- Maximum Brightness: 250 cd/m2
- Color Gamut: 45% NTSC
- Contrast Ratio: 500:1
- Viewing Angle (H x V): 90 x 90°
- Ports: 1 x USB Type-A (USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 1), 1 x USB Type-A (USB 2.0), 1 x USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 1 (Supports DisplayPort and Power Delivery), 1 x HDMI 1.4b, 1 x 1/8″ / 3.5 mm Headphone/Microphone Input/Output
- Audio: 2 x 2 W Speakers with 2 Microphones
- Connectivity: Ethernet 1 x RJ45 (Gigabit), Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax), MU-MIMO 2 x 2, Bluetooth 5.2
- Webcam: 720p
- Battery: Non-Removable: 45 Wh with 12.8 Hours life
- Security: HDD User Password Protection, Power-On Password, Kensington Lock Slot, Dedicated TPM Security Chip, Webcam Blocker
- Dimensions: 324 x 220.7 x 20.9 mm
- Weight: 3.73 lb / 1.69 kg
Recently, Lenovo has also made available the ThinkPad T14s Gen 2 that brings a new design as well as an AMD Ryzen 5000 and Intel Tiger Lake, but unlike the X series, it remains in the 16: 9 format. In addition, the key travel is reduced and is priced at $1,800.