IT House reported on October 28 that the ThinkPad Z series national bank version has been officially released, which is known as the Ryzen native flagship jointly customized by AMD and ThinkPad. Among them, the ThinkPad Z13 is priced from 10,999 yuan, and the Z16 is 13,999 yuan.
The ThinkPad Z13 is made of recycled aluminum, the palm rest is made of glass, the A-side material is optional, including leather, and it weighs only 1.25kg and is 13.99mm thick.
In terms of screen, this notebook is equipped with a 13.3-inch OLED screen with a 16:10 ratio, a very narrow screen frame, a screen ratio of 91.6%, a resolution of 2.8K, 400nit brightness, 100% DCI-P3 color gamut, and TÜV Rheinland certification. Hardware-level anti-blue light technology.
The new machine is equipped with AMD Ryzen 7 Pro 6860Z processor, supplemented by 16GB of dual-channel LPDDR5 6400 memory, 512GB PCIe 4.0 solid state drive, and pre-installed Win11.
IT House learned that the AMD R7 PRO 6850U is a Radeon 680M with 8 cores and 16 threads, 2.7GHz-4.7GHz, 16MB L3 cache, and a core display of 2.2GHz.
It is worth mentioning that the current highest model of AMD’s enterprise-oriented PRO series Ryzen 6000 U processor is R7 PRO 6850U. From the naming point of view, the R7 PRO 6860Z on the ThinkPad Z13 may be a special model with higher frequency.
In other respects, this model retains the TrackPoint Little Red Riding Hood, has a built-in 51.5Whr battery, can last up to 13.5 hours, charges 80% in 1 hour, has a backlit keyboard and is equipped with an FHD camera and fingerprint module, supports Dolby, and supports a variety of security functions. Provides an integrated global pressure-sensitive touchpad, supports WiFi-6E, and provides two USB4-C interfaces.
Another model, the ThinkPad Z16, also adopts the AMD solution, and the CPU can be selected as R5 PRO 6650H, R7 PRO 6850H and R9 PRO 6950H. The graphics card is optional Radeon 680M core graphics and AMD Radeon RX 6500M 4GB independent graphics. Memory optional 16GB – 32 GB LPDDR5-6400 memory, SSD supports PCIe 4.0.
In terms of screen, this notebook will use a 16-inch 4K OLED screen, 400nit brightness, 100% DCI-P3 color gamut, and support Dolby Vision.
In terms of size, the ThinkPad Z16 is 354.4 x 237.4 x 15.8 mm and weighs from 1.81 kg. In terms of interfaces, this notebook will be equipped with two USB4 ports, an SD card reader, and a USB-C full-featured interface.