Lenovo has launched the first smartphone bearing the ThinkPhone brand, the Lenovo ThinkPhone by Motorola, following rumors. According to the company, it is designed with a lightweight aramid fiber that is stronger than steel, an aircraft-grade aluminum frame, and Gorilla Glass Victus, so it easily endures shocks and drops from up to 1.25 meters. It also has IP68 certification, which means that ThinkPhone is designed to withstand dust and water immersion with a depth of up to 1.5 meters for up to 30 minutes. It is powered by Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 and has a 6.6-inch FHD+ 144 The ThinkPhone also has the recognizable, customizable Red Key on the side, which can be used to instantly integrate the mobile and PC experiences or provide immediate access to the most essential business and field applications.
According to the company, Moto KeySafe is a separate Android-based processor that provides an additional layer of security to better safeguard the smartphone’s most sensitive data.
It also protects the data from the inside out by isolating PINs, passwords, and cryptographic keys and storing them in a tamper-resistant environment.
Lenovo ThinkPhone by Motorola introduces Think 2 Think connectivity powered by Ready For, a set of productivity experiences that enable seamless device integration between a ThinkPad and a ThinkPhone for business users. Examples of the Think 2 Think experiences are:
Quick Connect: Phone and computer seamlessly connect over Wi-Fi when nearby.
Common Clipboard: By pasting into any app on the destination device, you can transfer videos, scanned documents, recently taken photos, and copied text between devices without any problems.
Common Notifications: Telephone warnings right away show up on the Windows Activity Center. When a notification is clicked, the associated phone app automatically opens on the PC screen.
File Drop: Transfer files between your ThinkPhone and your PC with ease.
Streaming Apps: On a PC, open any Android app directly.
Advanced Webcam: Make use of the powerful cameras and AI features of the ThinkPhone and use it as your webcam for all of your video calls.
Hotspot on Demand: Utilize the ThinkPhone’s 5G connectivity by connecting to the internet with just one click from the PC.
Specifications for the Motorola Lenovo ThinkPhone:
Up to 3.2GHz Octa Core Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 Plus 4nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 730 GPU, 6.6-inch Full HD+ pOLED display, Corning Gorilla Glass Victus protection, 128GB / 256GB / 512GB (UFS 3.1) storage, Android 13 50MP rear camera with f/1.8 aperture, OIS, LED flash, 13MP ultra-wide camera with f/2.2 aperture, 2MP depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture 158.76 x 74.38 x 8.26mm; Weight: 188.5g MIL-STD-810H compliant, dust and water resistant (IP68), dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 6E, MU-MIMO, Bluetooth 5.2, GPS/GLONASS/Beidou, QZSS(L1+L5), two USB Type-C ports, and a 5000mAh battery with 68W of wired fast charging and 15W of wireless charging.
The company confirmed that the Lenovo ThinkPhone by Motorola will be available later this year in the United States, Europe, Latin America, the Middle East, Australia, and select Asian nations. However, no pricing information has been provided yet.