Lenovo has been unveiling its new models of laptops this month. Earlier we saw the Lenovo Legion laptop. But it seems that the manufacturer is not yet done. The Lenovo ThinkPad P14s Gen 2, ThinkPad P14s I Gen 2, and ThinkPad P15s Gen 2 are the new upcoming model from the manufacturer. The upcoming models will feature workstation-grade GPUs that are required to run applications such as Solidworks, ANSYS, AutoCAD, PTC Creo, and more.
Lenovo’s upcoming ThinkPad models will be powered by the Intel and AMD processors, which will be bundled with Nvidia and Radeon GPUs. The Lenovo ThinkPad P14s i (the ‘i’ here probably stands for Intel) Gen 2 and ThinkPad P15s Gen 2 will be available for purchase starting March 2021 starting at US$1,389. The Lenovo ThinkPad P14s Gen 2 will cost US$1,169 and hit shelves in May 2021.
The Lenovo ThinkPad P14s I Gen 2 and ThinkPad P15s Gen 2 are powered by the 11th-generation Intel Tiger Lake Core i7 vPro CPUs. on the graphics side, Nvidia T500 (formerly known as the Quadro T500) with 4GB of VRAM. The ThinkPad P14s comes with AMD Ryzen 5000 series processors and a Radeon GPU. All the models can be configured with up to 2TB of solid-state storage via an M.2 NVMe SSD. RAM can be upgraded to 48GB.
As we know big names in the manufacturing sector have a habit of discarding some of the common ports which we are quite fond of, but Lenovo seems to be giving some major goals in the ports department.
Its upcoming ThinkPad’s include:
- two USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A ports
- two Thunderbolt 4.0 port
- one HDMI 2.0 port
- a smart card reader
- an RJ45 ethernet jack
- a micro SD card reader
- a 3.5mm headphone/mic combo jack
The ThinkPad P14s and P14si also come with an additional Side Docking Connector.
Wireless connectivity options include:
- Wi-Fi 6E (on the ThinkPad P14s I and P15s)
- Wi-Fi 6 on the ThinkPad P14s
- Bluetooth 5.2 and NFC.
- LTE connectivity via an integrated eSIM.
The Lenovo ThinkPad P14s I Gen 2 and ThinkPad P14s Gen 2 come with a 14-inch IPS LCD screen. Users will have the option to choose from 4K UHD and FHD screen resolutions. The ThinkPad P15s Gen 2 comes with a 15.4-inch screen also with 4K UHD and FHD screens.