For those seeking an ultra mobile device that not only functions as a game console, but computer as well, then look no further than Lenovo’s LAVIE MINI. This pocket-sized convertible PC can be configured with up to an 11th Gen Intel Core i7 mobile processor with Intel Iris Xe graphics and features an 8-inch WUXGA (1920 x 1200) touchscreen, all in a 1.28-pound package. It utilizes a Modern Standby, IR camera with Windows Hello for no touch logins. The circular-shaped numeric and symbol keys are the same size as the alphabet keys to make typing easy.
A 26WHr battery ensures you stay powered over Wi-Fi, and its 256GB SSD of storage, along with 6GB LPDDR4 of RAM, makes sure that all your programs as well as games run smoothly. Simply attach the optional Gaming Controller, and you’ll be able to play high-quality PC games or those running on emulators. The controller boasts all the functions you need and in a familiar gaming layout, including immersive vibrations, left/right trigger buttons, and analog thumbsticks. There’s no word yet on pricing or availability, but you’ll see it in-action next week at CES 2021.
You can also throw your smooth gaming experience up on your big television screen for everyone to see your personal victories and winning shots by switching to TV gaming style by placing the PC onto its optional HDMI-connected Dock. Besides an HDMI connection, the Dock provides other input/output extensions too including several USB Type-C and -A ports. The dock can also charge the PC’s battery for a quick power boost,” said the company.