Lenovo Ideapad 5i Pro

Lenovo bulks up mainstream IdeaPad lineup with two new smart notebooks

In photo: Lenovo Ideapad 5i Pro

Technology company Lenovo is launching its newest IdeaPad notebooks designed for different types of users.

Encased in an ultrathin and compact frame, the new IdeaPad Slim 3i and IdeaPad Slim 5i Pro are powered by the latest processors and better memory and storage configurations for a smarter technology experience for all.

Each variant of the IdeaPad Slim 3i and IdeaPad Slim 5i Pro (P59,995) comes with a minimum of 8GB RAM and PCIe NVMe Solid-State Drive (SSD) storage that can have up to 1TB capacity. The all-new IdeaPad notebooks are powered by 11th-gen Intel Core processors with 8GB RAM and higher to provide customers more power and speed.

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“Our new and more powerful IdeaPads purposefully answer the need of customers wanting to get more things done at home,” said Michael Ngan, president and GM, Lenovo Philippines. “Equipped with higher memory and the latest processors, the IdeaPad Slim 3i and IdeaPad Slim 5i Pro are specially designed to help people save time and enjoy comfort, convenience, and stronger connections in daily life as part of our mission to empower customers with smarter productivity, smarter entertainment, and smarter living for all.”

The two IdeaPads are equipped with the latest processors from Intel and Nvidia. Both notebooks can have up to an 11th-gen Intel Core i7-1165G7 processor. Gamers can also cop the IdeaPad Slim 5i Pro variant that comes with an Nvidia GeForce RTX 3050 GPU for better immersion through real-time ray tracing.

Power buttons

Both have fingerprint readers on their power buttons for easier and secure login access, and they’re equipped with 720p cameras that have a physical shutter for added privacy. The IdeaPad Slim 3i is also equipped with a backlit keyboard.

The IdeaPad Slim 5i Pro’s 16:10 display has up to 2K resolution,120Hz refresh rate, and 300 nits of brightness. According to Lenovo, this is the first device in the entire Lenovo IdeaPad lineup to have a 16-inch display. With a 4-Side Narrow Bezel on all sides for 90% screen-to-body ratio and colorful 100% sRGB quality, the IdeaPad Slim 5i Pro delivers better learning and entertainment experiences from anywhere in the house.

IdeaPad Slim 3i

IdeaPad Slim 3i

Lenovo is also launching its Smart Learning campaign featuring the IdeaPad Slim 3i. In addition to empowering workers at home, the device is geared to be the ultimate Smart Learning notebook for kids with its innovative features. Its thin 4-Side Narrow Bezel gives students more screen estate to digest information, and its polished ultraslim chassis takes up lesser space in the bag and desk. Online classes are also as crisp as ever with the IdeaPad Slim 3i’s up to 15.6-inch FHD panel display and up to 300 nits of brightness and an optional touch-screen functionality for added interactivity in learning.

Further improving the learning experience is the IdeaPad Slim 3i’s Smart Learning suite of solutions powered by Lenovo Aware. The software provides sensitive reminders to help kids improve their posture, attention, and viewing distance. It also includes a Break Reminder to nudge kids to take a break in studying, as well as a nifty smart noise-canceling feature that minimizes ambient noise during online classes.