Launched alongside the ThinkPad P70, the ThinkPad P50 is Lenovo’s latest mobile workstation that is designed to run highly-demanding applications and deliver awesome performance.
Lenovo ThinkPad P50 packs in a stunning 15.6-inch 4K display and other features that will deliver more than convincing performance to professionals, including a quad-core Intel Xeon processor, NVIDIA graphics and abundant RAM.
Build and Screen
Successor to the ThinkPad W541, the Lenovo ThinkPad P50 is described as the thinnest and lightest mobile workstation yet from Lenovo. It is expected to be around 25mm thick and have a starting weight of 2.5 kg.
The workstation promises impressive durability having been reportedly subjected to military-grade testing. It will feature a 15.6-inch diagonal IPS display with a Full-HD resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.
There will also be optional touch and IPS screen with a breathtaking 4K (3840 x 2160 pixels) resolution. Lenovo ThinkPad P50 has an X-Rite Colour Correction feature to ensure you enjoy great colour reproduction on the machine throughout its useful life span.
Lenovo ThinkPad P50 is armed with the latest Intel Xeon E3-1500M processor from the v5 product family, which is expected to be based on the newly-released Skylake architecture. Information on processing speed has not yet been revealed, but you should expect awesome performance on this mobile workstation.
RAM of up to an amazing 64GB capacity is provided, while a discrete NVIDIA Quadro graphics card ensures you get great graphics. It is engineered to run the most-demanding Independent Software Vendor (ISV) applications.
Lenovo ThinkPad P50 feature a new FLEX Performance Cooling system with a dual-fan design that ensures it remains quiet and cool while delivering very strong performance.
Hard drives of up to 2TB capacity are provided for storage. If you want faster storage option, you will be happy to know that up to 1 TB of PCIe solid-state drive storage is also available.
Lenovo ThinkPad P50 features Thunderbolt 3, USB 3.0, Mini DP 1.2 and HDMI 1.4 ports, amongst other port and interfaces options. It comes with Bluetooth 4.1 and latest Wi-Fi 802.11ac.
Pricing and availability
Lenovo ThinkPad P50 laptops are not yet available in Nigeria. When available, you can buy the laptops at leading online stores in the country. Lenovo ThinkPad P50 Price in Nigeria is expected to range from N320,000 to N520,000 depending on your location in Nigeria and the configuration of the laptop.
Lenovo ThinkPad P50 Specs
Here are a few specs of the Lenovo ThinkPad P50 Mobile Workstation:
- OS: Windows 8.1 Pro or Windows 10 Pro (Windows 7 Prof via downgrade rights)
- Processor: Intel Xeon Processors for Mobile Workstations, 6th Gen Intel Core Processor
- GPU: NVIDIA Quadro Graphics
- Memory: up to 64GB RAM
- Colours: –
- Dimension: 377.4 x 252.3 x 24.5 ~ 25.9 mm
- Weight: 2.5 kg
Display & Keyboard
- Display: 15.6-inch, 1920 x 1080 pixels (Touch & Non-Touch) 270 nits, 3840 x 2160 pixels (300 nits)
- Keyboard: Full Size Keyboard (Optional Backlit)
- Pointing Device: TouchPad
- Built-in Storage: up to 2TB Hard Drive or up to 1TB SSD
- Optical Storage: Yes, DVD
- Bundled Cloud Storage: –
Ports & Connectivity
- Webcam: Yes
- USB 3.0: Yes, 4 Ports (one with alway on charging)
- USB 2.0: No
- HDMI: Yes
- DisplayPort: Yes (Mini)
- Thunderbolt: Yes, 1 ports (version 3)
- VGA: Yes
- Ethernet (RJ-45): Yes
- SD Slot: Yes
- Mic/Headphone: –
- WLAN: Yes, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
- Bluetooth: Bluetooth 4.1
- NFC: No
- Docking Connector: No
- Mobile Broadband: No
- Military Grade Tested
- EPEAT Gold
- Energy Star 6.1
- Battery: 6 Cell, 90 Whr Battery or 4 Cell, 66 WHr
- Use Time: –