Lenovo celebrates 20 years of the epic Thinkpad

by Lee Hopkins on October 9, 2012 · 1 comment

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Inspired by the classic design of the Japanese Bento-Bako box, Lenovo’s ThinkPad is held by many to be the gold standard of enterprise laptops, counting CEOs, presidents and kings among its fan base, and it’s celebrating its 20th anniversary.

Lenovo ThinkPad milestones

Regular readers of this blog will recall that I am a big Dell fanboy, but I tested a Lenovo Performance ThinkPad a few years back and was blown away by it. Had I the money at the time I would have bought the review unit, I was that impressed.

There’s a whole swag of material available from Lenovo if you are interested in seeing some of their old adverts (from their IBM days); my favourite is below:

old thinkpad advert

Plus, for the fanboys, there’s all this:

Blog Posts:

Downloadable Assets:

  • Lenovo PC’s Throughout the Years (Images)
  • Historical ThinkPad Ads
  • ThinkPad Video Ads
  • ThinkPad Milestone Infographic

DOWNLOAD

ThinkPad 20th Event Photos
flickr.com/photos/lenovophotolibrary/sets/72157630985823276/

ThinkPad 20th Anniversary Wallpapers 
flickr.com/photos/lenovophotolibrary/sets/72157631507469905/ 
flickr.com/photos/lenovophotolibrary/sets/72157631200483096/

Go fill ya boots Smile


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