Lenovo has launched many new laptops in the Indian market including the latest Ideapad Slim 3, Ideapad 3i, Ideapad Slim 5i, Slim 5, Slim 5 Pro, and the new Ideapad Flex.
The new laptops come with the 11th generation of Intel processors or even with the Ryzen 4000/5000 series with up to 8 Cores. These offer better performance as well as battery life in comparison to the predecessors.
Lenovo has launched a total of 8 new laptops and most of them are already on sale in India.
The prices mentioned are the starting prices for the series and go with an upgrade to the processor, ram, and storage capacity.
Lenovo IdeaPad Series
Let's check out the latest Ideapad laptops from Lenovo.
Lenovo IdeaPad Slim 5i 11th Gen Intel Tiger Lake (82FG00BPIN)
Price: ₹ 68,963
Lenovo Ideapad Slim 5i comes with the latest Intel 11th gen Core i5 chipset. The device is thin and light-weighted.
The Intel 11th Gen processors offer better performance (roughly 15% more) than the 10th Gen. Also, the single-core performance and responsiveness are vastly improved.
The aluminum body design looks stunning and it even has dedicated Nvidia graphics cards (MX 450) to offer mind-blowing visuals.
The Nvidia MX 450 is the latest GPU that is hard to find in any other machine currently launched in India.
The Vantage mode allows switching between Performance mode, Quiet Mode, and Balanced mode. For quick charging, the Rapid Charge technology charges the laptop by 80% in just 60 minutes.
Specification For Lenovo Ideapad Slim 5i :
- Processor - 11th gen Intel Tiger Lake Core i5-1135G7 chipset with 2.4 GHz base clock, 4.2 GHz maximum frequency, 4 cores, 8 MB cache.
- Operating system - Pre-loaded with Windows 10 Home (Lifetime validity).
- Graphics card - Dedicated NVIDIA GeForce MX450 2 GB GDDR6 graphics.
- Display - 15.6 inches FHD IPS anti-glare display, 1920 * 1080 pixels resolution, 300 nits brightness, 45% NTSC.
- RAM - 8 GB DDR4 RAM (3200 MHz)
- Storage - 1 TB HDD + 256 GB SSD storage.
- Ports - 2 * USB 3.2 gen 1, USB 3.2 Type-C gen 1, combo jack, HDMI 1.4b, 4-in-1 meadia reader.
- Keyboard - Full size backlit keyboard
- Battery - 3-cell battery with up to 8 hours of battery life.
- Audio - Dual 2W stereo speakers with Dolby Audio.
- Camera - HD 720p webcam with fixed focus, privacy shutter, and integrated dual array microphone.
- Dimension - Weight: 1.66 kg, Thinness: 17.9 mm
- Smart feature - a fingerprint scanner.
Overall for the Price, this is a great offering from Lenovo and if you are looking for fast performance this is an ideal machine.
- Faster processor.
- Overall performance is great.
- Good display quality.
- RAM is not upgradable.
Lenovo IdeaPad Slim 5 Pro: Intel 11th Gen and AMD Ryzen
Lenovo has added new Intel and AMD processor-based IdeaPad Slim 5 Pro laptops. The laptop comes with up to a 2.2K display. The new IdeaPad models have Intel 11th generation and AMD Ryzen configuration.
Let's check the features and specifications for new notebooks.
Lenovo IdeaPad Slim 5 Pro comes in two display size options. It arrives with a 14 inches 2.2K (better than Full HD) display with 300 nits peak brightness.
This model will be available with Intel 11th Gen Core i7 and Core i5 processors.
The 14 inches model packs a 56.5 Whr battery. It measures 1.38 kg weight and 312.2*221*17.99 mm dimension.
The other model offered by Lenovo comes with a bigger 16 inches display. It has WQXGA IPS anti-glare panel with up to 350 nits peak brightness. This model is available with AMD Ryzen 5 and Ryzen 7 processor variants.
The 16 inches variant packs a massive 75 Whr battery. It weighs 1.9 kg and measures a dimension of 356*251*18.4 mm.
Both the display has 16:10 aspect ratio, 100% sRGB color gamut, and four-sided narrow bezels.
The laptop runs on Windows 10 Home, and it can be upgradeable to Windows 11 operating system.
Moreover, the laptops pair up to 16 GB DDR4 RAM and up to 1 TB M.2 PCIe SSD storage.
To carry out intensive graphical tasks, the notebook has Intel Iris Xe or the Integrated AMD Radeon, and Nvidia GeForce graphics.
Further, it supports WiFi 6 and Bluetooth 5.1 for wireless connectivity. It has stereo speakers with a Dolby Atmos speaker. Also, the device sports a 720p webcam with Time-of-Flight (ToF) support and IR with Windows Hello support. It has a dual array that works with Alexa and Microsoft Cortana.
The ports section includes USB 3.0, HDMI, combo jack, and SD card reader.
Notably, the zero-touch login allows users to start the laptop by a simple flip opening its lid.
The new Lenovo machine comes with a full-sized keyboard with an enlarged touchpad and function arrow keys.
The Lenovo IdeaPad Slim 5 Pro pricing in India starts at INR 74,990 (Intel Core i5, 16 GB ram, and 512 GB SSD), available in Storm Grey color.
Lenovo Ideapad Flex 5 (Ryzen 4500 U, 8 GB RAM)
Lenovo has launched the new ultimate productivity machine, Ideapad Flex 5, in India at an affordable Rs. 54,999.
- Ryzen 5 4500U (6 Cores)
- FHD Display
- Lenovo Active Pen Support
- 10 Hours of Battery Life
The Ideapad Flex 5 comes with Ryzen 4500U - the latest 6 Core processor from AMD, which is as fast as an Intel Core i7 10th Gen.
The processor offers a base clock speed of 2.3 Ghz and a Boost clock speed of 4.0 Ghz and an 8 MB cache size.
It is a performance beast and can easily handle multiple tasks with ease.
The laptop has 8 GB of DDR4 Ram and comes with 512 GB of SSD. There is a 14 inch IPS touch screen panel with 250 nits of maximum brightness that comes with a 360-degree hinge and the Lenovo active pen support.
Further, it weighs 1.75 kg and is ideal to carry to the office or college.
You can easily work all day on it as it comes with up to 10 hours of battery back, fast charging support, and has a 52 Whr battery capacity.
Furthermore, it has pre-installed Windows 10 Home as well as Office 2019 to make sure you don't have any issues in getting started right away.
Connectivity Ports Include - 2 x USB 3.0, USB Type-C, Card reader, HDMI, Audio jack.
For a price of Rs. 54,999 is an excellent deal and comes with a 1-year warranty from Lenovo.
Lenovo Ideapad Slim 5 (Ryzen 4700U, 8 Cores)
Price Rs. - 60,990
If you are looking for great multi-core performance then the Ryzen 7, 4700U is an excellent processor that comes with 8 cores and 8 threads to ensure you have blazing fast performance.
The Lenovo Ideapad Slim 5 has a 14 Inch Full HD IPS Display with 300 nits of maximum brightness and comes with narrow bezels on all sides.
The laptop is incredibly compact and has a 17.8 mm thickness and weighs just 1.39 kg.
It is one of the best selling machines (great value for money) currently and usually is out of stock.
Specification For Lenovo Ideapad Slim 5 :
- Processor: AMD Ryzen 7, 4700U Processor, With Base Clock speed: 2.0Ghz, Max Clock Speed Speed: 4.1GHz, 8 Cores, 8 Threads, 8MB Smart Cache
- Operating System: Windows 10 Home and MS Office 2019 Pre-installed.
- Display: 14-inch IPS LCD Full HD display with (1920x1080) Resolution | Anti-glare With 300 Nits of Maximum brightness.
- Memory and storage: 8 GB RAM with 3200 MHz Clock Speed | Storage: 512 GB NVMe SSD
- Ports and Drive: 2 x USB-A 3.1 Gen 1, USB-C Gen 1, HDMI 1.4b, SD card reader, Headphone/mic port.
- Dual Front-Facing Speakers for Excellent Audio.
- Excellent Backlit Keyboard.
- Up to 10 Hours of Battery Life With Fast Charging support.
3) Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 5i 10th Gen Intel Core i3 14-inch Full HD Convertible
The Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 5i series comes with Intel's 10th Gen processor. It is a convertible laptop by Lenovo and is available on Amazon India for INR 58,800.
Let's Check The Specification For The Same:
The Flex 5i has 14 inches FHD (1920 * 1080) IPS touchscreen anti-glare display with narrow bezels. You can even use the Lenovo Pen with the display to draw or take notes. Also, the laptop is lightweight so it is easy to use as a tablet.
Powering the device is the prevailing Intel 10th Gen Core i3-1005G1 processor.
It clocks at 1.2 GHz and can be boosted up to 3.4 GHz. Carries 2 cores and 4 MB cache.
The laptop comes pre-loaded with Windows 10 Home (lifetime validity).
The RAM offers 8GB DDR4 (3200 MHz) and is expandable up to 16 GB. There is fast storage, it comes with 512 GB SSD.
The backlit keyboard comes with a fingerprint reader. It has 180-degree hinge supports and has Lenovo active pen.
Also, there is support for fast charging and it can run up to 8 hours on a single charge.
The ports section includes 2* USB 3.1 Gen 1, USB 3.0 Type-C, 3.5 mm combo jack, HDMI 1.4b,4-in1 media reader.
Web camera has a privacy shutter and fixed focus (720p). The audio has dual 2W speakers with Dolby Atmos technology.
The machine weighs 1.5 kg and has a thinness of 1.79 cm.
Lenovo IdeaPad Slim 5i (2021) Intel 11th Gen
IdeaPad Slim 5i laptop comes with 14 inches FHD IPS LCD anti-glare display with 1920 * 1080 pixels resolution. Also, it is available in a 15.6 Inch display with FHD resolution.
It has 300 nits peak brightness, 45% NTSC, and a 16:9 aspect ratio.
It is big-time that the laptop manufacturers start offering a better display and move away from these 45% NTSC color gamut displays.
The machine is powered by Intel's 11th Gen Tiger lake Core i5 and Core i7 chipsets and holds an NVIDIA GeForce MX450 graphics card with 2 GB GDDR6 VRAM that allows moderate gaming.
Further, It runs on Windows 10 Home.
Moreover, it is paired with up to 8 GB DDR4 RAM clocked at 3200 MHz, and on the storage side, it has 1 TB HDD and 256 GB NVMe SSD.
It features a 720 p webcam with a privacy shutter. It has a fingerprint sensor, Bluetooth 5.0, and Wi-Fi 6 connectivity.
The 2W dual speaker has Dolby Audio sound support. The device packs a 3-cell 57Whr battery with up to 11 hours of lifespan and supports fast charging.
It has an excellent ergonomic backlit keyboard.
The ports include - 2 * USB 3.2 Gen 1, USB 3.2 Gen1 Type-C, and headphone/microphone combo jack.
Lenovo Idea Pad Slim 5i laptop arrives in the Indian market with the starting price of INR 63,990.
It will be available in Graphite Grey color, and you can buy it from Amazon India and Lenovo.com.
Lenovo IdeaPad Slim 3
Lenovo IdeaPad Slim 3 is available in two screen sizes namely a 14-inch display and a 15-inch IPS display.
Both the variants offer a Full HD resolution. You may select between the 10th gen Intel Core processor or AMD Ryzen processor. When it comes to storage, you will receive hybrid storage with SSD and HDD alternative. The laptop comes with up to 8 hours of battery life and also has Dolby Audio.
The laptop comes with USB 3.1 and also has a fingerprint reader in some of the higher models.
The Slim 3 and Slim 5 were recently announced by the company. They will go on sale soon on Amazon and Lenovo's official website.
The weight of the laptop is 1.6 kg and the thickness is 19.9mm. As it is light in weight, you will find it to be travel-friendly. The price of Lenovo IdeaPad Slim 3 begins from 26,990 and goes up to Rs 40,990.
Next, let's talk about the new Ideapad Slim 5.
The Ideapad Slim 5 comes with a dedicated graphics card instead of Intel HD graphics. It has the new MX 330 GPU with 2 GB of GDDR5 VRAM to ensure that you get better performance in graphics-intensive tasks.
Most of the specs and design are the same for the Slim 3 and Slim 5 laptops.
- Color: Platinum Grey and Abyss Blue
- Size: 14-inch and 15-inch full-HD (1,920x1,080 pixels) IPS display along with 1080p, non-touch, IPS panel with narrow bezels on two sides
- Processor: Up to 10th gen Intel Core processor
- Operating system: Up to Windows 10 Pro
- Pointer device: Normal Plastic Touchpad
- Connectivity: Wi-Fi 6 connectivity
- Battery: Offers 8.5 hours of battery life on a single charge
- Thickness: 19.9
- Weight: 1.6 g
- Webcam: Available with a shutter to make it hack-proof
- Starting price: Rs 26,990
- Ports: 2 x USB 3.1 (Gen 1), USB 2.0, HDMI, and a SD card reader
- Memory: Up to 12GB DDR4 RAM
- Storage: Up to 1TB HDD SATA, 5400rpm; 128GB PCIe SSD M.2; or Up to 256GB SSD
Lenovo Ideapad Slim 3i (Core i3/i5 10th Gen)
Lenovo Ideapad Slim 3i is available for purchase in India and powering it the latest 10th Gen Intel Core i3/i5 processors. You can buy it in 14 inches, 15.6 inches screen sizes.
The price also varies for all the models that you desire to buy.
It offers either 256 GB or 512 GB SSD storage or you can have 256 GB + 1 TB SSD.
The ultra-sleek laptop with 19.9 mm thinness has emerged quite travel-friendly.
It promises to take your productivity to higher levels with its 8GB Ram and 1 TB HDD storage. The price for the base version is 36,490 and goes up to 60,900.
- Screen display size: 15.6 Inches with (1920x1080) Full HD display
- Processor: 10th Gen Intel Core i5-1035G1 processor, 1.0 Ghz base speed, 3.6 Ghz max speed, 4 Cores, 6Mb Smart Cache
- Size: Available in three sizes 14 inch / 15.6 inch
- Storage: 256 GB SSD or 512 GB SSD or 1 TB HDD
- Connectivity: 11ac, 2x2 + BT5.0
- Web camera - Yes
- Pre-installed software: Windows 10 Home and Microsoft Office Home and Student 2019
- Weight: 1.85Kg
- Battery: Offers up to 5 hours of battery life, Integrated 45Wh
- Warranty: 1-year onsite domestic warranty
- Ports and drive: 2 x USB 3.1 (Gen 1), USB 2.0, HDMI 1.4b, and an SD card reader
- Keyboard: Non-backlit, English
- RAM: 4 or 8 GB
- Colour: PLATINUM GREY
- Price: Rs 36,490
Lenovo Ideapad C340 Intel Core i5 10th Gen
Lenovo Ideapad C340 offers a 14 inches display to meet all your everyday requirements in a hassle-free manner. The laptop comes with 2 in 1 design to work as a table as the hinge allows it to rotate at 360 The laptop has been powered by Intel Core i5-10210U (10th Gen) processor.
You will get 8GB of RAM and 512 GB SSD storage. It is worth noting that the system runs on Windows 10 Home Basic operating system. It is equipped with a 4 Cell Li-Ion battery and weighs just 1.65 Kg.
For increased privacy, you will get a webcam shutter as well. You will also be allowed to use a digital pen as well. The price is Rs 90,890 but you can buy it for 73,999.00.
- Processor: 10th Generation Intel Core i5 10210U; Base Speed: 1.6Ghz, Max Speed: 4.2Ghz, 4 Cores, 8 Threads, 6MB Smart Cache
- Operating system: Windows 10 Home
- Display: 14-inch screen with (1920X1080) full HD display
- Display features: Full HD LED Backlit Anti-glare IPS Touch Display
- Weight: 1.65 kg
- Battery: Up to 8 hours of battery life
- Warranty: One-year on-site domestic warranty
- Pre-installed software: Windows 10 Home, Office Home and Student 2019
- Ports and Optical drive: 2 USB 3.0 | 1 Type C (USB 3.0) | 1 HDMI 2.0 | 4-in-1 card reader (SD,SDHC,SDXC,MMC)
- SSD Size: 512 GB
- RAM size: 8 GB DDR4 RAM, non-expandable
- Microphone Type: Dual Array Microphone
- Color: Platinum Gray
- Speaker: 2X2W Speakers, Dolby Audio Sound System
- Connectivity: Bluetooth 4.2
- Starting price: Rs 73,990
Lenovo Ideapad S340 Intel Core i5 10th Generation 14 inch FHD
Powering the latest Lenovo Ideapad S340 is the Intel Core i5-1035G1 (10th Gen) processor. The price of the laptop starts at Rs 56,990. You can buy the laptop with hefty discounts from Amazon.
Also, there is an Intel Core i3 processor model available for starting at Rs. 36,990.
It offers you anti-glaring technology to keep your eyes stress-free. You will get 8GB of RAM and 1 TB HDD storage. The laptop runs on Windows 10 Home Basic operating system. The laptop is light in weight and weighs just 1.55 kg. Additionally, there is Intel UHD graphics card to handle graphical functions.
- Processor: 10th Gen Intel Core i5-1035G1 processor, 1.0 Ghz base speed, 3.6 Ghz max speed, 4 Cores, 6Mb Smart Cache
- Operating system: Windows 10
- Display: 14-inch FHD IPS, 1920 x 1080 pixels Anti Glare Display
- Display features: Full HD IPS AntiGlare LED Backlight Narrow Bezel Display
- RAM: 8GB DDR4 RAM, RAM Speed: 2666 Mhz
- Storage: 1 TB HDD + 256 GB SSD
- Battery: Up to 8 hours of battery life, 52.5 Whr Battery.
- Warranty: 1 year
- Pre-installed software: Microsoft Office Home and Student 2019
- Ports & CD drive: 2 USB 3.0 | 1 Type C (USB 3.0) | 1 HDMI 2.0
- Keyboard: Standard Keyboard
- Pointing Device: Touchpad with multi-touch gesture support
- Sound technologies: Dolby Audio
- Webcam: Available
- Weight - 1.5 kg weight
- Colors: Platinum Grey
- Starting price: Rs 56,990
Lenovo IdeaPad S540 15.6-inch FHD IPS Thin and Light Laptop
The key difference between the Ideapad S340 and the S540 is the display Size. The S540 comes with a larger 15.6 Inch display comparison to the 14-inch panel on the S340. Also, the Lenovo S540 comes with a dedicated graphics card instead of the Intel HD onboard GPU.
The price of Lenovo IdeaPad S540 81NG002BIN starts from Rs 65,990 in India. However, you can also grab it at the lowest prices on the Amazon website. The 70 Wh battery can last an entire working day effortlessly. The ultra-slim laptop weighs 1.8 kg.
The laptop comes with a fingerprint scanner and has a backlit keyboard.
The laptop offers you the latest 10th Gen Intel U-Series Core i5 processor. The presence of quiet, dual-action fans & cooling design keeps the system from overheating. It is equipped with an IPS panel and offers good value for money.
- Processor: 10th Gen Intel Core i5 10210U processor, 1.6Ghz base speed, 4.2Ghz max speed, 4 cores, 6Mb Smart Cache
- Graphic Processor: NVIDIA GeForce MX250, 2 GB VRAM.
- Display: 15.6-inch LED screen with Full HD Display (1920X1080), Ani-Glare IPS Panel.
- Operating System: Windows 10 Home
- Memory: 8 GB RAM DDR4
- Storage: 1 TB HDD + 256 GB SSD
- Design: Thin and light-weight, 180 Degree Hinge
- Weight: 1.8 kg
- Battery: Offers up to 9 hours of battery life
- Keyboard: Backlit Keyboard
- Colour: Mineral grey
- Warranty: One-year onsite domestic warranty
- Pre-Installed Software: Microsoft Office Home and Student 2019
- Ports & CD drive: 2 USB 3.0 | 1 Type C (USB 3.0) , 1 HDMI 2.0 , SD Card Reader , Combo audio and microphone jack , Without CD-drive
- Starting price: Rs 65,990
The Ideapad series also has gaming laptops that are more affordable in comparison to the Lenovo Legion. Let's check out the Ideapad Gaming 3i.
6. IdeaPad Gaming 3i (15 Inch, 10th Gen i7 )
Lenovo allows you to enhance your game and e-sports experience with this stunning Laptop that will stand out from the crowd. Powering it is the cutting-edge 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i5 H-series processor and Windows 10 Home.
You will be able to enjoy the distinct NVIDIA GTX 1650 Ti, graphics immensely. Unfortunately, it comes with a standard 60Hz panel instead of a high refresh rate display. The price of the laptop is Rs 78990.
Key specifications Gaming 3i - 81Y400BSIN:
- Processor: 10th Gen Intel Core i5 10300H; Boost Speed - 4.5Ghz, 4Cores, and 8 Threads, 8 MB Cache.
- Graphics processor: NVIDIA Geforce GTX 1650 Ti, With 4GB VRAM.
- Storage: 256 GB SSD + 1 TB HDD
- Display: 15.6 inches With FHD (1920 x 1080 pixel), 60 Hz, IPS, 250 Nits, Anti-Glare
- Ram: 8 GB DDR4 RAM
- Speakers: Dual speakers
- Pointing device: Touchpad with Multi-Touch Gestures Enabled
- Weight: 2.2 kg
- Sound: Dual Speakers with Dolby Audio
- Operating system: Windows 10 Home Basic
- Battery Capacity: 45 Watt Hours
- Color: Onyx black
- Connectivity: Bluetooth 5.0
- Warranty: 1 year
- Starting price: Rs 85,885
The next one is the most anticipated Ryzen 4000 series laptop that the company has recently announced but it is yet to launch in the US or India.
Lenovo IdeaPad S540-13 laptop with AMD Ryzen 4000
This laptop is yet to launch in India. It is a likely flagship killer with several stunning features.
Lenovo has updated the 13.3-inch laptop with AMD Ryzen 4000 series processors (AMD Ryzen 5 4600U or the AMD Ryzen 7 4800U).
It is worth noting that it comes with a 16:10 IPS panel (better for working professionals, offer more screen space to work on Docs and excel sheets, etc.) along with an impressive QHD (2,560 x 1,600) resolution.
It is highly unlikely that it will go on sale in the USA.
According to the report (by NotebookCheck), it is going to remain available in Europe, Asia, Australia, and Latin America.
The starting price is £712.49.
We are expecting that Lenovo may launch S540 with a Ryzen processor in India in the coming weeks.
- Operating system: Windows 10 Home Edition.
- Processor: AMD Ryzen 7 4600U or Ryzen 4800U Processor.
- Display: 13.3"QHD IPS Glare LED Backlight Narrow Bezel with Glass 2560x1600.
- Warranty: 1 year
- AC Adaptor: 65W
- Pointing device: Click Pad
- Battery: 3 Cell Li-Polymer
- Graphics: AMD Radeon RX Vega 10.
- Keyboard: 6-row Backlit English (UK)
- Memory: 8 GB DDR4-2400 Onboard.
- Hard drive: 512GB SSD M.2 PCIe NVMe
- Starting price: £712.49
You can also check out the new Lenovo Yoga Laptops that are powered by the latest Intel 11th Gen processors.
Related - You may like to read a detailed review of the Lenovo Legion Y720 laptop.