Lenovo and Sprint today announced support for Sprint 3G and 4G wireless connectivity in the U.S. across Lenovo's line of ThinkPad laptops. All of Lenovo's ThinkPad laptop models are 3G-enabled, and Lenovo offers the largest selection of 4G-enabled laptop models, including the recently introduced ThinkPad Edge laptops built for small to medium businesses. To read our review of the Lenovo ThinkPad Edge 13" visit: http://www.mobiletechreview.com/notebooks/Lenovo-ThinkPad-Edge.htm
Sprint is building out its 4G capabilities to meet the next generation?s data needs with service already available in 27 markets across the U.S., including Atlanta, Chicago, Philadelphia and Seattle. Newly announced markets that will see 4G in 2010 are Cincinnati, Cleveland, Los Angeles, Miami, Pittsburgh, Salt Lake City and St. Louis. Earlier this year Sprint also announced that it plans to launch 4G in Boston, Denver, Kansas City, Houston, Minneapolis, New York, San Francisco and Washington, D.C., in 2010.
Lenovo makes connecting to Sprint 3G and 4G simple. The laptop comes with a SIM card already installed. Lenovo?s Access Connection tool helps users easily connect to the wireless network and is the only tool available from a PC maker that can manage both 3G and 4G network connections.