Lenovo Group Ltd. is a technology multinational company with its headquarters in China at Beijing, and United States at North Carolina.
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It was founded in the year 1984, and Lenovo acquired IBM's PC business division in the year 2005, and became the world's top PC maker in 2013. It then entered the Android and Windows tablet market in 2011, and in 2012 started to sell Android smartphones, and lately acquired Motorola Mobility division in 2014 from Google.
The company has also launched Zuk in China territory, a sub brand that is online-only for smartphones. It functions in various consumer segments, where it manufactures and sells tablet computers, personal computers, smartphones, electronic storage devices, workstations, smart televisions servers and IT management software.
Lenovo was the world's biggest personal computer manufacturer by sales in 2015. It manufactures and markets the ThinkPad series of notebook computers, IdeaPad series of notebook laptops, IdeaCentre series of desktops, Yoga series of notebook laptops, and the ThinkCentre series of desktops.
In January 2016, Lenovo ThinkPad X1 tablet was launched. The tablet has a 12.00-inch display with a high resolution of 2160 pixels by 1440 pixels. Whereas, in September 2015 Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 was launched, which has a 12.00-inch display. The tablet comes with a 10.10-inch display with a high resolution of 1280 pixels by 800 pixels. The Lenovo Ideapad Miix 300 tablet was launched in the market in July 2015 worldwide. This tablet comes with an 8.00-inch display with an equivalent high resolution of 1280 pixels by 800 pixels as that of its successors with a PPI of 189 pixels per inch.
It has a market share over 5.55% with annual shipments ranging around 11.3 million, in 2015-16.