You can now order the most powerful Windows 8-inch tablet, the Lenovo ThinkPad 8

Earlier this month, Lenovo announced the ThinkPad 8, a new 8-inch Windows 8 tablet. We managed to get some hands-on time with the product at CES 2014, but now we're pleased to relay news that the tablet is available for purchase direct from Lenovo. How much will you be required to part with to pick the ThinkPad 8 up? Pricing starts from $429.

What makes the ThinkPad 8 special is an 8.3-inch display that packs an astonishing resolution of 1920x1200. It’s also running Windows 8.1, which means we’ve the latest Intel Atom Z3770 quad-core processor inside for added power when required. If you're one who prefers to have physical input, there's the option to purchase both keyboard and docking accessories. Other than the impressive display, the ThinkPad 8 also features 64 GB or 128 GB internal storage, microUSB 3.0 port, LTE, microSD expansion connectivity and more.

Here's a quick look at this stunning Windows 8 tablet:

An interesting extra when ordering through the Lenovo website is the addition of Windows 8 Pro, which can be added to the package for an extra $50. We'll be sure to pick up one ourselves and fire up an in-depth review for you all to enjoy.

So, who's picking one up?

Source: Lenovo; thanks to everyone who tipped us!

Rich Edmonds
Senior Editor, PC Build

Rich Edmonds was formerly a Senior Editor of PC hardware at Windows Central, covering everything related to PC components and NAS. He's been involved in technology for more than a decade and knows a thing or two about the magic inside a PC chassis. You can follow him on Twitter at @RichEdmonds.