by Lyle Smith

Lenovo 15-inch, VR-Ready ThinkPad P52 Announced

Lenovo has announced the ThinkPad P52, the company’s newest mobile workstation designed for ISV workflows, AR and VR content creation, large models and datasets, real-time playback and mobile AI deployment. With its equipped NVIDIA Quadro P3200 GPU and Intel’s all-new Xeon hexa-core CPU, the P52 is Lenovo’s first 15-inch, VR-Ready Certified mobile workstation. The P52 also features a 4K Ultra high-definition panel with100 percent of the Adobe color gamut.

The P52 doubles the capacity of memory to 128GB and has increased PCIe storage potential over previous generations. As far as connectivity goes, the new ThinkPad hosts a wide rangeof ports to support most use cases, including USB 3.1, HDMI, Thunderbolt 3, SD, and Smart Card readers and a Gigabit Ethernet ports. With a second Thunderbolt port, the P52 has the ability to support an 8K display and the ThinkPad Thunderbolt Workstation Dock.

Lenovo has also added multiple layers of both biometric and encryption security enhancements to the ThinkPad P52, giving an extra peace-of-mind that data will be safe.  

Lenovo ThinkPad P52 Specifications

  • Processor: 8th Generation Intel Xeon and Core CPUs
  • Operating System:
    • Windows 10 Pro for Workstations
    • Windows 10 Pro
    • Windows 10 Home
    • Ubuntu Linux (pre-load)
    • Red Hat Linux (certified)
  • Graphics: Up to NVIDIA Quadro P3200
  • Camera:
    • 720p HD
    • IR Camera
  • Total Memory: Up to 128GB DDR4
  • Memory DIMM Capacity:
    • 8 GB / 16 GB / 32 GB non-ECC
    • 8 GB / 16 GB ECC
  • Total Storage: Up to 6 TB
  • Battery: 90WHr
  • Power Supply: 170W
  • Security:
    • TPM 2.0
    • IR Camera
    • Fingerprint Reader
    • ThinkShutter
  • Ports:
    • (3) USB-A 3.1 Gen 1
    • (2) USB-C/Thunderbolt™ 3
    • HDMI 2.0
    • mDP 1.4
    • Mic/Headphone Combo Jack
    • SD card reader
    • Smart Card Reader 1
    • RJ45 Gigabit Ethernet
    • Kensington Lock Slot
  • WLAN: Intel 9560 802.11ac + Bluetooth 5.0
  • WWAN: Fibocomm 4G LTE (Cat 9)
  • Media Card Reader: Integrated 4-in-1 Card Reader (MMC, SD, SDHC, SDXC)
  • Dimensions (WxDxH)
    • (mm): 377.4 x 252.3 x 24.5
    • (inches): 14.86 x 9.93 x 0.96
  • Display:
    • 15.6” FHD (1920 x 1080):
    • 300nits, 72% color gamut
  • 15.6” UHD (3840 x 2160) Touch: 400nits 100% Adobe color gamut
  • Weight: Starting at 5.4lbs (2.45Kg)
  • Keyboard: ThinkPad Precision Keyboard with Numeric Keypad, Backlit and spill resistant, 105 key


The ThinkPad P52 will be available in late June.

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