At Tech World 2021, Lenovo unveiled new premium laptops that deliver fast, responsive computing ideal for the next normal. Introducing the world's lightest 14-inch OLED laptop for exceptional portability, the Lenovo Yoga Slim 7 Carbon and the new 16-inch ultra-thin Lenovo Yoga Slim 7 Pro - among the first laptops to bring the powerful next-generation Windows 11 operating system.
For versatility on the go, the sleek IdeaPad Duet 5 Chromebook (13 ", 6) removable 2-in-1 laptop is always ready and all about mobility, and features Google's Chrome OS to power creative and productivity tasks through your favorite apps while powering amazing entertainment experiences.
Yoga Slim 7 Carbon - Lightweight, Slim and Strong
Let's start with the lightweight and durable laptop with OLED display, the Lenovo Yoga Slim 7 Carbon. Combining high performance with portability, Yoga devices continually introduce intentional innovations and more options to allow consumers to give their best.Featuring up to 8-core AMD Ryzen 7 5800U series mobile processors with AMD Radeon graphics card, the laptop is also available with optional NVIDIA GeForce MX450 graphics card for content creation.
Choose the optimal fan setting to maximize system performance, switch between Extreme Performance mode for heavy tasks, or leave your PC in AI-enabled Smart Cooling mode for automatic adjustments based on your needs and to extend battery life. With military-grade durability testing (MIL-STD 810H), the Yoga Slim 7 Carbon is certified, reliable, and rugged enough to withstand daily physical shocks and harsh environmental conditions.
Available in a Cloud Grey hue and made of ultra-portable carbon fiber and magnesium alloy for extraordinary lightness and strength, the Yoga Slim 7 Carbon laptop measures 14.9mm at its thinnest point and weighs just 1.1kg, placing it in the industry's lightest laptop category, meaning devices weighing at or just over 1kg. The integration of the Dolby Atmos speaker system helps deliver an immersive sound experience, while the perforated holes in two of the four front speakers also help serve as thermal air intake zones for the laptop's integrated turbo fan.
With an OLED panel from Samsung Display that is optimized on all four sides by narrow margins, it mounts an impressive 14-inch QHD+ display engineered for ultra-vivid picture quality with Dolby Vision and a VESA DisplayHDR TrueBlack 500 certification for enhanced video quality playback in a 16:10 display format for less scrolling and factory calibrated for Delta E
That means you'll see colors and contrast more clearly from multiple viewing angles and have less lag with a 90 Hz refresh rate at 400 nits nominal brightness or up to 600 nits at maximum brightness. It's even TÜV Eye Comfort certified for better eye health through its low blue light. Glass display is standard and you can opt for a Corning Gorilla Glass reinforced touchscreen for durability.
Inside, the laptop features the all-new Windows 11. The new version of the operating system is designed to bring you closer to what you love and strengthen your productivity, inspire your creativity and help you stay connected with what and who matters most. In addition to experiencing the built-in personal features of Microsoft Teams, the Yoga Slim 7 Carbon also offers Alexa Built-in with Alexa Show Mode, a display experience similar to Echo-Show and Wi-Fi 6. Take advantage of Windows Hello and time-saving benefits and safeguards enabled by Lenovo Smart Assist, such as flip-to-boot, automatic screen lock and wake up when you walk away from your PC and return thanks to an infrared (IR) camera and time of flight sensor.
Yoga Slim 7 Pro - Great performance
For developers, making the shift to a hybrid life will require a powerful PC with a bigger screen, extreme graphics performance, and more power to run large apps and files faster. Boasting a large touchscreen display, the Yoga Slim 7 Pro, features a 16-inch QHD In-Plane Switching (IPS), 16:10 layout for multitasking, and maximum brightness of 500 nits, with refresh rate setting up to 120 Hz, and certified by TÜV Eye Comfort.
Enjoy spectacular color, brightness and contrast and incredible detail with Dolby Vision; VESA-certified HDR 400 display and support for 100 percent sRGB color gamut. Plus, its touchpad is 11 percent larger than the previous generation for added comfort and even responds to gestures.
Equipped with AMD Ryzen 7 5800H processors for great responsiveness and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3050 GPU to accelerate graphics performance for immersive entertainment, the Yoga Slim 7 Pro offers extreme efficiency with a combined TDP (Thermal Design Power) of 80W . It features up to 16GB of DDR4 RAM, up to 1TB of PCIe M.2 SSD2 storage and a powerful 75WHr battery with Rapid Charge Boost so you can work seamlessly on the go without worrying about running out of battery.
For meetings, the Yoga Slim 7 Pro comes with a smart noise-canceling microphone to reduce ambient sound around you for less distractions on video calls. Also featured is a built-in infrared camera and Alexa to help you stay organized with interactive shopping lists, reminders and more via voice commands.
Enjoy incredible immersive sound with Dolby Atmos, all in a compact 17.4mm chassis at its thinnest point with a starting weight of 2.1kg (4.6 lbs) and available in Cloud Grey or Storm Grey mat.
IdeaPad Duet 5 Chromebook (13 ", 6)
Intuitively secure and ultra-portable, the new Lenovo IdeaPad Duet 5 Chromebook (13 ", 6) removable 2-in-1 runs on the Chrome OS ecosystem for full access to Google Play games and a rich library of entertainment apps like Spotify and YouTube.
With its lightweight panel from Samsung Display, the IdeaPad Duet 5 Chromebook's 13.3-inch OLED display is capable of true color through 100 percent DCI-P3 color gamut, and its amplified brightness and higher contrast ratio compared to an LCD screen.
The IdeaPad Duet 5 Chromebook's (13 ", 6) simple and powerful operating system boots up quickly and offers a long battery life of up to 15 hours with a 42WHr battery for even more mobile productivity while studying or surfing the web.
Price and availability
The products are available in Europe in October, and only the Yoga Slim 7 Pro is scheduled only for November. As for the price, the Yoga Slim 7 Carbon starts at 1199€, while the Slim 7 Pro starts at 1299€. The IdeaPad Duet 5 Chromebook starts at 499€.