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Lenovo announces new Slim laptop series and gaming laptop range

The new Lenovo Legion Slim Laptop Series combines power and agility for gamers who create and creators who play

Lenovo has announced the eighth generation of Lenovo Legion Slim laptops, allowing gamers to take advantage of the freedoms the latest series has to offer.

The Lenovo Legion Slim series aims to enable gamers to achieve their gaming goals while pursuing their creative passions, and there are more options than ever between the new Lenovo Legion Slim 7i e 7 (16″, 8), Lenovo Legion Slim 5i e 5 (16″, 8) and, a completely new offering for this year, the Lenovo Legion Slim 5 (14″, 8), which elevates laptop power and portability to a whole new level. This new generation of the series is also the first to sport the family of chips Lenovo Artificial Intelligence (THE).

It’s about built-in physical AI chips which they feed Lenovo AI Engine+which dynamically adjusts thermals Lenovo Legion ColdFront 5.0 to optimize cooling and maintain maximum power with minimum noise.

Lenovo announces new Slim laptop series and gaming laptop range

The new 8th generation Lenovo Legion Slim series combines performance and portability

Lenovo Legion Slim series laptops are designed to meet the diverse needs of gamers, with an SD slot, Windows 11 fast-charging battery technology, three months of free Xbox Game Pass Ultimate, and access to Nahimic by SteelSeries immersive 3D audio and Lenovo Vantage which helps users get the most out of their machines.

Offering tranquility, the service Legion Ultimate Support from Lenovo is available with 24/7 technical support, help and assistance so gamers don’t have to miss a beat and with Legion Arena, users can create their ultimate gaming hub with all their titles accessible in one place rather than having to switch between apps.

Gamers looking to expand their horizons, quite literally, can look forward to the new curved ultrawide display Lenovo Legion R45w-30 44.5″ 32:9 and the new gaming monitor Lenovo Legion Y34wz-30 which offers extreme sharpness and vivid colors with the 34-inch 2.5cm mini-LED backlit panel.

Lenovo announces new Slim laptop series and gaming laptop range

Lenovo Legion Slim 7i and 7, the world’s most agile 16-inch gaming laptops with AI optimization

The new 8th Gen Lenovo Legion Slim 7 series is designed to address the needs of gamers who need a laptop that can run AAA titles with ease while still being nimble enough to handle other tasks like streaming, content creation or gaming. informatics. Available with Windows 11 and up to a 13th Generation Intel Core i9-13900H processor in Lenovo Legion Slim 7i or up to an AMD Ryzen 9 7940HS processor in Lenovo Legion Slim 7, both have up to an NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4070 and up to 32 GB of 5600 MHz DDR5 RAM that brings the worlds created and explored to your gaming display with great clarity and vibrant colors Lenovo PureSight 16:10 by 16 inches.

With a WQXGA 240Hz VRR 500nit panel for those looking for fast response times in their gaming sessions, or a 3.2K 165Hz VRR 430nit panel with 100% DCI-P3 for creators who demand the highest resolutions and color gamut for their workflow, Lenovo PureSight gaming display options can meet the most stringent user requirements.

Laptops are built to stay cool even under heavy workloads, thanks to the advanced thermal system Lenovo Legion ColdFront 5.0, featuring quad copper hybrid heat pipes, phase change thermal compound, and an all-new air intake and 90-blade fan system – leading to just 48dB of fan noise in performance mode. Thermals are further boosted thanks to the chip Lenovo LA AI integrated, which dynamically adjusts thermal performance to maximize framerates and minimize noise, enabling the Lenovo Legion Slim 7i and 7 to reach a TDP of up to 140W.

Lenovo announces new Slim laptop series and gaming laptop range

Let’s see the battery

The 99.99 Wh battery, the largest allowed in the interior cabin of most aircraft, allows users to work continuously with up to 10 hours of battery life. While Super Rapid Charge technology provides a full charge in just 80 minutes1,6 via a 230W slim adapter, both USB-C ports support 140W and DisplayPort 1.4 charging.

Wi-Fi 77 is supported with MediaTek’s Filogic 380 Wi-Fi 7 card, making the Lenovo Legion Slim 7 series one of the world’s first Wi-Fi 7-enabled laptops and designed so that slow Internet speeds don’t matter. an obstacle in the game.

The Lenovo Legion TrueStrike keyboard

The full-sized Lenovo Legion TrueStrike keyboard has a full numeric keypad, large arrow keys, and 1.5mm key travel designed for smooth typing during long sessions. The keyboard is customizable with both interchangeable WASD keycaps and via Lenovo Legion Spectrum RGB lighting and is also available with white backlighting for those looking for a more understated aesthetic.

All of this computing power is housed in a slim (down to 17.99 mm at its thinnest point) all-metal chassis available in Storm Gray or Glacier White8 and weighs less than 2 kg (4.4 lbs), making the Lenovo Legion Slim 7i and 7 the most agile Lenovo Legion Slim laptops ever.

Lenovo announces new Slim laptop series and gaming laptop range

Lenovo Legion Slim 5i and 5, the 16 inch gaming laptops

Lenovo Legion believes in giving gamers more choice and flexibility, and this is especially evident with the 8th generation additions to the Legion portfolio: Lenovo Legion Slim 5i e 5. Choices start with laptop size: The Lenovo Legion Slim 5 and 5i are available in 16-inch, and there’s also a 14-inch Lenovo Legion Slim 5 that sports an OLED panel.

Lenovo Legion Slim 5i is available with up to a 13th generation Intel Core i7-13700H processor, while Lenovo Legion Slim 5 is available with up to an AMD Ryzen 9 7840HS processor. Both models are available with up to a NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4070 laptop GPU. Legion ColdFront 5.0 keeps gaming sessions cool and quiet by helping prevent throttling, with its larger hybrid copper heat pipes and fins, phase-change thermal compound, enlarged intake and exhaust vents, as well as a high-speed fan system. 12V turbo double liquid polymer.

Also on board is the LA1 AI chip that powers the Lenovo AI Engine+, controlling thermals to dynamically allocate power between the CPU and GPU to optimize performance and minimize fan noise. The LA chip paired with high-performance GPU options like the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4070 laptop GPU enables the Lenovo Legion Slim 5i to deliver up to 160W TDP, perfect for gamers who aren’t willing to sacrifice power in the heat of battle .

There are also lower output GPU options that slim the laptop chassis (down to 19.7mm/0.86in at its thinnest point) for gamers who want a laptop that weighs just 2.3kg ( 5.07 lbs), both portable and powerful. All Lenovo Legion Slim 5 series laptops can be configured with up to 32GB of 5600Mhz DDR5 RAM and expandable up to 64GB aftermarket. Beneath the metal lid, the Lenovo PureSight 16-inch WQXGA 16:10 500nit Gaming Display with VRR up to 240Hz lets you bring games to life with all the graphics power and speed of the internals.

Up to 80Wh battery provides up to 8 hours1 of battery life and supports Super Rapid Charge, which means less time charging and more time on the go. And with a USB-C port that supports 140W charging, feel free to leave the Slim Charging Brick at home for even more portability. The full-sized Legion TrueStrike keyboard is customizable with replaceable WASD keycaps and Legion Spectrum 4-zone RGB lighting, adding a striking touch of eye-catching style to a Storm Gray or Misty Gray chassis. An all-white backlit keyboard is available for a more invisible look.

Lenovo announces new Slim laptop series and gaming laptop range

Gaming displays that double up for productivity in the hybrid office

Lenovo Legion’s all-new pair of gaming displays offer two ultra-wide views for immersive gaming. When it’s time to switch between gaming and productivity, both gaming monitors Lenovo Legion Y34wz-30 e R45w-30 offer the multi-tasking flexibility of PIP/PBP, KVM as well as technology True Split di Lenovowhich allows the display to be split into two discrete monitors with a single input cable.

An integrated high-speed 2.5G RJ45 input on both monitors provides stronger, smoother and more stable connections during gaming sessions and competitive meetings. Both displays are compatible with Lenovo’s Artery software which offers gamers advanced features to exactly modify their displays, as well as gaming tools that give gamers an extra edge while playing.

Gamers who demand accurate colour, contrast and speed need look no further the new Lenovo Legion Y34wz-30 gaming monitor. The 34-inch ultra-wide WQHD curved DisplayHDR 1000 mini-LED panel delivers lifelike contrast between deep shadows and crisp brightness. With 125% sRGB, 95% 10-bit DCI-P3 color depth, and Delta E<2 color accuracy, the only thing that is blurry about the Y34wz-30 is the line between virtual and reality.

The 180Hz refresh rate (overclocked) and 1ms MPRT response time ensure smooth gaming without compromise. The Lenovo Legion Y34wz-30 also supports 140W of power over USB-C, supplying power to laptops or other devices, as well as HDMI 2.1, DisplayPort 1.4 and a USB hub to support a whole host of connections.

Lenovo announces new Slim laptop series and gaming laptop range

The new Lenovo Legion R45w-30 gaming monitor

The new Lenovo Legion R45w-30 Gaming Monitor, the newest 44.5-inch 32:9 widescreen monitor from Lenovo, is a great choice for gamers and creators looking for extra screen real estate to fully immerse themselves in both games and in workflows. The 120% sRGB, 115% DCI-P3 display reaches a peak brightness of 500 nits, and its 165Hz refresh rate is overclockable to 170Hz, resulting in a smoother, more immersive gaming experience.

MPRT response times of 1ms ensure that fast-twitch games feel natural and effortless. Support for AMD FreeSync® Premium Pro and New Adaptive Sync minimizes screen tearing while maximizing HDR, resulting in a truly immersive gaming experience. The Lenovo Legion R45w-30 supports USB-C gen 2 with 75W of intelligent power, HDMI 2.1, DisplayPort 1.4, and has a USB hub and audio out ports to support any accessory configuration.

Prices and availability for the Italian market

⦁ Lenovo Legion Slim 7i (16″, 8) with Intel Core processor will start at €1999 and should be available from May 2023.
⦁ Lenovo Legion Slim 7 (16″, 8) with AMD Ryzen processor will launch…

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