Lenovo Legion 5i, Legion 5i Pro, Legion 7i Launched With 11th Gen Intel Processors, Nvidia RTX 30-Series GPUs
Lenovo has launched three new laptops today, the Legion 5i, Legion 5i Pro, and Legion 7i. These laptops come loaded with the 11th Gen Intel Core H-series processors that were announced today. They also pack the latest GPUs from Nvidia, the RTX 30-series. Let us have a look at Legion 5i, Legion 5i Pro, and Legion 7i specifications, price, and availability details.
Lenovo Legion 5i and Legion 5i Pro specifications
The Lenovo Legion 5i is the most affordable laptop that was launched today. It starts at $969.99 (approximately Rs 71,410) and it is expected to be available starting July 2021 in the US. The brand has not announced the availability of the laptop for other markets.
The top of the line variant of the Legion 5i comes with a 15.6-inch IPS LCD with WQHD resolution, 165Hz refresh rate, 3ms response time, 300 nits brightness, 100% sRGB coverage, Dolby Vision, and Nvidia G-Sync. The laptop is also available in 16-inch screen size.
The Legion 5i can be had either with the Intel Core i7-11400H processor or the more powerful Core i7-11800H chipset. There are four GPUs to choose from Nvidia RTX 3050 (4GB GDDR6, 95W), RTX 3050 Ti (4GB GDDR6, 95W), RTX 3060 (6GB GDDR6, 130W), RTX 3070 (8GB GDDR6, 130W). The laptop is available with up to 32GB of DDR4 memory clocked at 3200MHz and 2TB PCIe SSD.
The Lenovo Legion 5i has 2x USB Type-C Thunderbolt 4 ports, 1x USB Type-C 3.2 Gen 1 port, 3x USB Type-A 3.2 Gen 1 ports, 1x HDMI 2.1 port, 1x RJ45 LAN port, 1x 3.5mm audio jack, and 1x DC-in. Wireless connectivity options of the laptop include Wi-Fi 6 and Bluetooth v5.1
The Legion 5i packs a 60WHr battery and comes with a 170W Slim Adapter. According to the company, it has a battery life of around 8 hours. The Legion 5i also has a 720p webcam, 2x 2W speakers, and it is available in white, blue, or 4-zone RGB backlight keyboard.
The Legion 5i Pro is basically the Legion 5i with up to 140W GPU power for the RTX 3070 GPU and it also comes with 230W Slim Adapter. Other specifications of Legion 5i Pro are similar to that of the Legion 5i. The Legion 5i Pro starts at $1,329 (approximately Rs 97,924) and it will be available in the US starting June 2021.
Lenovo Legion 7i specifications
The Lenovo Legion 7i is the range-topping laptop that was launched today. It has a starting price tag of $1,769 (approximately Rs 1,30,247). According to the brand, the Legion 7i will be available in the US starting June 2021. Lenovo is yet to announce the availability of the laptop for other markets.
The Legion 7i comes with a 16-inch screen that has IPS LCD technology, QHD resolution, 165Hz refresh rate, 3ms response time, 100% sRGB coverage, 500 nits brightness, DisplayHDR 400, Dolby Vision, as well as, support for Nvidia G-Sync.
There are two processors to choose from, Intel Core i7-11800H and Intel Core i9-11980HK. As for the graphics, there are three GPUs on offer, RTX 3060 (6GB GDDR6, 130W), RTX 3070 (8GB GDDR6, 140W), and RTX 3080 (16GB GDDR6, 165W). You can get the laptop with up to 32GB 3200MHz DDR4 memory and 2TB of PCIe SSD.
As for the ports, you get 2x USB Type-C Thunderbolt 4, 1x USB Type-C 3.2 Gen 1, 3x USB Type-A 3.2 Gen 1, 1x HDMI 2.1, 1x RJ45, 1x 3.5mm audio jack, and 1x DC power in. Wireless connectivity options include a Killer WiFi AX1650 card with 2×2 Wi-Fi 6 and Bluetooth v5.1. Other features of the laptop include a webcam with 720p resolution and two 2W speakers.
Lenovo has not revealed the battery capacity of the Legion 7i. However, it does claim an 8-hour battery life. The laptop has 300W Slim Adapter but it also supports 95W Type-C charging. The Legion 7i has Corsair iCUE RGB backlit keyboard and the laptop weighs 2.5