Lenovo today announced a new product called ThinkPad Stack. ThinkPad Stack weighs 861 grams and measures 136mm x 76mm. It consists of stackable accessories which users can connect with their portable devices. You can buy the whole Stack or buy only the accessories you need. The Stack accessories can be stacked on top of each other interchangeably using a magnetic interlock system and you need only one power and data cable. For now, you can buy the following 4 accessories,
- A Bluetooth speaker – Two 2W speakers and a noise cancelling microphone along with 3.5mm auxiliary and micro-USB line inputs
- Portable power bank – 10,000 mAh battery capacity and can charge two devices at 5V 2.1A on one port and 1A on the other port.
- Wireless hotspot – Input either a RJ45 wired Ethernet or 3G/4G cellular connection (using a wireless dongle) and broadcast out a Wi-Fi connection
- 1TB USB 3.0 hard drive
The ThinkPad Stack accessories will be available in April with pricing as follows:
|ThinkPad Stack Bluetooth Speaker||$89.99||April|
|ThinkPad Stack 10000mAh Power Bank||$49.99||April|
|ThinkPad Wireless Access Point / 1TB Hard Drive Kit||$199.99||April|
You can buy the whole ThinkPad Stack at just $340 USD.