May 17, 2022 – Lenovo™ announced today at its Accelerate event in Las Vegas the new ThinkPad™ C14 Chromebook Enterprise™ laptop. The productivity boosting laptop delivers the reliability and durability expected from a ThinkPad with the cloud-based simplicity geared for a hybrid working world offered by Google Chrome OS. It comes in a distinguishing Abyss Blue design and offers more secure, connected, and collaborative features to empower businesses and front-line workers. Chrome OS further adds to the flexibility by providing end users with access to cloud-based applications1 and offering IT admins speedy deployment and simple management via the Google Admin console.
ThinkPad C14 Chromebook Enterprise
Providing employees with a portable, affordable, productivity boosting device allows organizations to be more agile. Add to that the power and flexibility of Google’s Chrome OS and Intel’s latest 12th Gen Intel® Core™ processors, the ThinkPad C14 Chromebook Enterprise will enhance collaboration and enable better hybrid working capability with features to boost performance and connectivity with enhanced security while maintaining the portability needed for today’s work-from-anywhere world. Features include:
- Up to Intel vPro® technology with up to 12th Gen Intel® Core™ i7 processors
- Chrome OS (with Chrome Enterprise Upgrade option)
- 14-inch FHD IPS displays with narrow bezels and optional touch capability
- FHD camera with privacy shutter for added privacy
- Optional fingerprint reader on power button for ease of use
- Wi-Fi™ 6E2 and optional CAT9 4G LTE3 for flexible high-speed connectivity
- Up to 256GB solid state storage for local data convenience
- Up to 16GB board memory for more efficient multitasking
Chrome Enterprise Hybrid Workforce Solutions
IT decision makers can accelerate modernizing and streamlining their technology infrastructure by leveraging the manageability, security, and scalability that Chrome OS offers. Chrome OS has access to a broad set of applications that meet the needs of remote, office-based and anywhere in between users, offering Google Workspace4 plans for productivity, including Google Meet for successful video collaboration. And the zero-touch enrollment service5 offers fast configuration and deployment straight from the factory to your employees. ThinkPad C14 Chromebook Enterprise provides mission critical productivity that can be rapidly deployed to remote users simply and securely, delivering enhanced business resiliency, and with end users benefiting from individual and encrypted cloud profiles, they can enjoy easy flexibility to shift between locations and devices.
U.S. Pricing and Availability6
- ThinkPad C14 Chromebook will be available from June 2022, starting at $6297.
Product Specification Summary
|ThinkPad C14 Chromebook|
|Processor||Up to Intel vPro with 12th Gen Intel Core processors|
|Operating System||Chrome OS with optional upgrade to Chrome Enterprise|
|Memory||Up to 16GB LPDDR4x|
|Storage||Up to 128GB eMMC and 256GB SSD|
|Graphics||Integrated Intel Graphics|
|Display||14” FHD IPS or 14” FHD LCLW Touch|
|Audio||User-facing speakers, certified by Waves MaxxAudio®|
|Camera||FHD RGB camera with privacy shutter|
|Security||Optional Touch fingerprint reader on power button
Intel vPro security (on vPro models)
|Ports||2 x USB-A 3.2
2 x USB4 Type-C (Intel Thunderbolt™ on Intel vPro models)
|Wireless LAN||Wi-Fi 6E|
|Wireless WAN||Optional 4G LTE CAT9 with nano SIM|
|Dimensions||352.4 x 217 x 19.83mm
12.81 x 8.54 x 0.78in
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1 Cloud-based applications may incur subscription costs
2 Requires separately purchased Wi-Fi router and plan that may vary by location. Additional terms, conditions and/or charges apply. Connection speeds will vary due to location, environment, network conditions and other factors
3 Requires 4G network service and separately purchased cellular data plan that may vary by location. Additional terms, conditions and/or charges apply. Connection speeds will vary due to location, environment, network conditions and other factors
4 Google Workspace may incur subscription costs
5 Zero-touch enrollment service requires additional purchase or subscription fees. Additional terms, conditions and/or charges may apply
6 Prices may not include tax and do not include shipping or options and are subject to change without notice; additional terms and conditions apply. Reseller prices may vary. On-shelf dates may vary by geography and products may only be available in selected markets. All offers subject to availability. Lenovo reserves the right to alter product offerings, features and specifications at any time without notice.
7 ThinkPad C14 Chromebook will be available with Chromebook Enterprise Upgrade at additional cost.
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