18 October 2019
Lenovo had a long list of new products and upgrades to launch at the biggest trade show IFA which is happening in Berlin. Some products it launched ahead of the event and some have been just flooded out in the showcase. These include new Yoga laptops, smart home products, new ThinkBook, and many more.
Taking the full advantage of the biggest stage of the year, Lenovo introduced new tablets with impressive specs and features. These are the two new smart tablets with the Google Assistant – the Yoga Smart Tab and the Smart Tab M8. These aren’t just simply the traditional tablets but also smart home hubs to modernize your lifestyle. Alongside them, Lenovo has also redesigned its poplar Smart Display and given a compact screen size for further portability.
Putting the Google Assistant into the spotlight, Lenovo first talks about the tasks that become easier to accomplish. Google Assistant is an indispensable asset for any device that saves a whole lot of time and is also convenient to use. While you’re in the kitchen, making your favorite recipe, you just need to invoke Google Assistant to assist you without touching the tablet.
The Lenovo Yoga Tab features a 10.1-inch FHD display and it can double as a smart home hub. It comes with top-of-the-line audio and video capabilities, thanks to powerful dual JBL Hi-Fi speakers reinforced by smart power amplifiers. It has a multi-modal Yoga kickstand, this means you can put your tablet in different forms and position using the kickstand, it can stand, sit, recline, or lie down while using the Yoga Smart Tab. The tablet is manufactured using metal and aluminum and has a soft-touch matte finish.
The second tablet Smart Tab M8 also comes with the Google Assistant and Lenovo calls it the quintessential household tablet. It also doubles as an always-on smart home hub. You can dock it into its Smart Charging Station to transform it into a smart home device. The M8 tablet is powered by quad-core 2.0GHz processor and has 5GHz Wi-Fi support, suitable for gaming and streaming video. It allows multiple user accounts enabled by facial recognition or multiple PINs to determine who’s using the device. Users can make specific accounts with dedicated profiles, wallpapers, applications, and storage.
Smart Display 7 is a compact display to accentuate your lifestyle by being an indispensable part of your life. It comes with 7-inch S-inch SD touchscreen and offers Assistant visual features. The Smart Display 7 now features thinner bezels as well as an ambient light sensor for better, more realistic photos. It also comes with front-facing left and right speakers for stereo separation.
Lenovo Smart Tab M8 starts at €149 is expected to be available starting in October 2019. Lenovo Yoga Smart Tab starts at €299 and is expected to be available starting in September 2019. Lenovo Smart Display 7 starts at €129 and could be available for purchase starting in October 2019. All of them will be available on lenovo.com and select retailers.