There were several new laptops and accessories launched recently by Lenovo, including the Ideapad Flex 3i and Ideapad Pro 5 series laptops, as well as new ThinkVision mini-LED monitors and a 4K Pro webcam. In addition to announcing its latest generation IdeaPad Slim 5i laptops, Lenovo has also revealed its specifications, pricing, and shipping window for the model.
There is a new Ideapad Slim 5 lineup from the brand that comes with AMD Ryzen 7000 U-series processors and an array of screen options, including an IPS LCD and an OLED panel. As part of the new Slim 5 model, which is available in both 14-inch and 16-inch sizes, additional security features are also included, as well as the AI Engine Smart Power feature, which extends the battery life and dynamically adjusts the performance of the device. In order to better understand their specifications, let’s take a closer look at them.
The specs of the Lenovo IdeaPad Slim 5 14 / 16 can be found here
Three Ryzen processors are available for the PC: Ryzen 7 7730U, Ryzen 5 7530U, and Ryzen 3 7330U. All of these processors are based on Zen 3 cores with RX Vega graphics and are available in three different configurations. The PCIe NVMe SSDs can be configured to hold up to 1 TB of storage and can be used with either 8 or 16 GB of DDR4 RAM.
The 14-inch model comes with an OLED display option, as well as two IPS options for the display, whereas the 16-inch model only offers two IPS options for the display as compared to the 14-inch model. The 14-inch OLED is notable for its 400 nits of brightness, 1920 x 1200 resolution, 100% DCI-P3 color gamut, and 60 Hz refresh rate.
Additionally, there is a 1920 x 1200 IPS screen with a 45% NTSC color gamut and a 2240 x 1400 IPS panel with a 60 Hz refresh rate, 300 nit brightness, and 100% sRGB color gamut. Lenovo offers two IPS displays in the 16-inch size: a 2560 x 1600 IPS with 350 nit brightness and 100% sRGB color gamut, and a 1920 x 1200 IPS with 300 nit brightness, 60 Hz refresh rate, and 45% NTSC color gamut. TÜV low blue light and SGS Eye Care display certifications are included with every display.
Other features of the laptops include an FHD webcam with IR and ToF sensors plus a privacy shutter, an optional fingerprint sensor, 2 x 2 W Dolby Audio speakers, and Wi-Fi 6E + Bluetooth 5.1 connectivity. Ports offered on the laptops include 2x USB-C 3.2 Gen 1 (full function), 2x USB-A 3.2 Gen 1, HDMI 1.4 video out, combo audio jack & a miniSD card reader.
Depending on the model, the laptop will feature a 47 / 56.6 / 75.4 Wh battery. The 16-inch model can weigh up to 4.39 lbs, while the 14-inch tops out at 3.51 lbs. The new IdeaPad Slim 5 laptops from Lenovo will be available starting in May 2023 for a starting price of €799 for both sizes.