Let’s face it: many of us don’t spend any time remembering the exact model name of a laptop that catches our interest. As long as we know the basics about the RAM memory, storage, and processor, every other detail becomes irrelevant.
Lenovo laptops are usually very useful and powerful, as the Chinese brand has built itself a strong reputation when it comes to manufacturing such devices. Whether you want an office laptop or one for gaming, Lenovo has something for everyone.
But what if you want to find out the exact model of your new Lenovo laptop? Many times, the exact model number can be a bit difficult to find, but that shouldn’t intimidate you. Luckily, we know a few tricks to unravel the big mystery!
Look at the laptop’s bottom
Some areas from the bottom of your Lenovo laptop might have a sticker or label that reveals the model name. There’s usually important information there, nevertheless, and you may find what interests you labeled as “Product Name” or simply ‘Model.’
Look at the keyboard or trackpad area
Some Lenovo laptops could have the model name printed close to the keyboard or trackpad area, appearing as a label or sticker. In other words, what interests you might be placed right under your nose without you having any idea initially. Don’t worry, as it can happen to anyone!
Use the system information
As long as you’re looking for detailed information about your new Lenovo laptop, opting for the System Information tool is a ‘must.’ You can find it by pressing the Windows key, typing “System information,” and ultimately selecting the app itself. You will have to look in the “System Model” area from the “System Summary” section.
Did you know that you can find out the model number of your laptop by simply heading over to the BIOS/UEFI settings? It’s a very easy process, where all you need to do is restart your laptop and hit the DEL or F12 key repeatedly in order to access the menu.
Lenovo Vantage is an app that can help you unravel the mystery regarding the model name of your Lenovo laptop. Feel free to download, install, and use it in your attempt to discover the model name of your computer.
In the Lenovo Vantage app itself, you need to find the “My Device” or “Device” tab. By doing so, the model name of your laptop, as well as other details, will appear.
The Lenovo support app for Android
Did you know that a Lenovo support app for Android exists and that it can solve your dilemma? By installing such software on an Android phone and running it, you can find out the model name of your Lenovo laptop. All you have to do is head over to the Google Play Store and look for the app called ‘Lenovo Support.’
Once you start the app itself, it can rapidly tell the model name of your Lenovo laptop if you head over to the right section of the software.
Contact the Lenovo Support
As a last resort, you can simply contact Lenovo support, as it’s in their best interest to tell you the exact model name of your laptop. Usually, those guys will ask you for the serial number of your product in order to tell you the model name.
Do you find these tips useful or not? Feel free to tell us in a comment below!
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