Lenovo revealed the budget ThinkPad 11e, 11e Yoga, Lenovo N24, Lenovo N23 and Lenovo N23 Yoga laptops

At the leading technology education event BETT 2017 in London, Lenovo revealed its latest laptops suitable for school – ThinkPad 11e and ThinkPad 11e Yoga. They are part of a new Microsoft program which aims to introduce Windows 10 to the educational sphere and compete with affordable Chromebooks. Additionally, Lenovo is planning to release Chromebook versions of the two models.

You could also browse through the currently available Lenovo laptops:

The Windows versions of ThinkPad 11e and ThinkPad 11e Yoga are expected to appear first in February. They will be followed by the two Chromebooks – Lenovo N23 and Lenovo N23 Yoga – in February and April, respectively. And in May we will witness the Chromebook ThinkPad 11e and ThinkPad 11е Yoga, and last will come Lenovo N24.

Windows 10Chrome OS
ThinkPad 11e:February
$519 starting price
$369 starting price
ThinkPad 11e Yoga:February
$599 starting price
$449 starting price
Lenovo N24:Mid 2017
price unknown
Lenovo N23:N/AFebruary
$199 starting price
Lenovo N23 Yoga:N/AApril
$279 starting price

The table below displays what the Windows and Chrome OS devices feature. As you can see, the difference between the basic models and the Yoga one is the flexibility of the latter and the option for Windows 7 Pro in the former.

ThinkPad 11e
ThinkPad 11e
Chrome OS
Form factor:Standard

Flexible (Yoga only)

Flexible (Yoga only)
OS:Windows 10 Home
Windows 10 Pro
Windows 7 Pro
Chrome OS
Screen size:11.6 inches11.6 inches
Resolution:1,366 x 7681,366 x 768
CPU:Intel Core i3-6100U
Intel Celeron N3150
Intel Pentium 4405U
Intel Celeron N3150
GPU:Up to Intel HD 520Integrated Intel graphics
@ 1,600MHz
Up to 4GB DDR3L
@ 1,600MHz
Storage:128GB SSD
Connectivity:Wireless N
Bluetooth 4.0
Wireless N
Bluetooth 4.0
Battery:42 Watt hour42 Watt hour
Уеб camera:720p720p
Ports:1x HDMI 1.4
2x USB 3.0
1x SD card reader
1x Ethernet port
1x HDMI 1.4
2x USB 3.0
1x SD card reader
Dimensions:11.81 x 8.27 x 0.88 inches11.81 x 8.27 x 0.88 inches
Weight:from 1.5 kgfrom 1.5 kg

Here is a short summary of the new Lenovo models’ specs:
– Brighter display compared to previous generations
– Gorilla Glass screen protection
– Water-resistant keyboard
– Improved mechanical keys
– Up to 10 hours of battery life
– Yoga 11e comes with a pen, supporting Windows Ink.

The last laptop to be announced was Lenovo N24. It is flexible and comes with Windows 10. The company does not disclose much about it, probably because it will be available in the middle of this year. Lenovo claims that its display size will be like the one of the others – 11.6 inches. Apart from being able to swing up to 360 degrees it will be touch sensitive (up to 10 fingers) and support Lenovo’s Active Pen technology.

You could also browse through the currently available Lenovo laptops:

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