Lenovo's new ThinkVision monitor and ThinkPad dock are built for professionals with powerful demands

Lenovo Thinkvision P34w Lede
Lenovo Thinkvision P34w Lede (Image credit: Lenovo)

What you need to know

  • Lenovo announced the ThinkVision P34w-20 monitor today.
  • The company also announced the ThinkPad Thunderbolt 4 Workstation Dock.
  • The new monitor and dock will be available in fall 2021 for $899 and $419, respectively.

Lenovo announced its ThinkVision P34w-20 and ThinkPad Thunderbolt 4 Workstation Dock today. Both are aimed at professionals and creators.

The ThinkVision P34w-20 is a 34-inch ultra-wide curved monitor with a 3800R curvature. It delivers 99% sRGB and delta E<2 color calibration. Its display has a resolution of 3440 x 1440 and has a 21:9 aspect ratio. The P34w-20 also has Natural Low Blue Light technology to protect your eyes.

The monitor supports Picture-in-Picture as well as Picture-by-Picture, which allows you to use multiple sources at once.

The P34w-20 has a single-cable solution that makes it work similar to a docking station. It supports power, data, video, and ethernet through a USB-C port. That same port also has up to 100W of charging power.

The monitor and dock work with a wide range of PCs, including the newly announced ThinkPad P1, ThinkPad P15, and ThinkPad P17.

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CategoryThinkVision P34w-20
Screen size34.14 inches
Resolution3440x1440 (WQHD)
Refresh rate60Hz
Aspect ratio21:9
Panel typeIPS
Bit depth10-bit
Brightness300 nits
Contrast ratio1,000:1
Response time4ms (Extreme)
6ms (Normal)
PortsUSB-C (DP 1.2 Alt Mode)
Two HDMI 2.0
DisplayPort 1.2
3.5mm audio
Three USB-A 3.2 (Gen 1)
USB-B 3.2 (up)
Color1.07 billion
99% sRGB
AudioTwo 3W speakers
VESA100mm x 100mm

Source: Lenovo (Image credit: Source: Lenovo)

If you'd prefer to use a dedicated dock, Lenovo also announced the ThinkPad Thunderbolt 4 Workstation Dock. It supports a total of up to 300W of power and the ability to send up to 100W charging to a host. It also supports Intel Active Management Technology (AMT) for remote manageability.

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CategoryUniversal Thunderbolt 4 Dock
ConnectionThunderbolt 4
0.7m cable
PortsTwo DisplayPort 1.4
HDMI 2.1
Thunderbolt 4 (downstream)
USB-A 3.1 (Gen 2)
3.5mm audio
RJ45 Ethernet
PowerUp to 100W charging to host
Max display res.8K@30Hz
Four 4K@60Hz
Dimensions8.66 x 3.15 x 1.18 inches
(220mm x 80mm x 30mm)
Weight1.61 pounds (526g)
WarrantyThree years
FeaturesPXE Boot/WOL/MAC Address
SecurityKensington lock slot

The ThinkVision P34w-20 ($899) and ThinkPad Thunderbolt 4 Workstation Dock ($419) will be available this fall.

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