Lenovo Ideapad Slim 5i 15IIL05-81YK003SHH
Reviews for the Lenovo Ideapad Slim 5i 15IIL05-81YK003SHH
At under Php 60k, Lenovo managed to offer a laptop that has the latest CPU and GPU that can suit practically all kinds of yuppies who need to get work done while on the go. While there are compromises to the IdeaPad 5i—like the below-average battery life and a so-so display—it is hard to find any sub-Php 60k notebook right now that packs both a Core i7 Ice Lake processor and an MX350 discrete GPU.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 07/17/2020
The Lenovo IdeaPad 5i is a highly capable sub PHP 60K laptop that is ideal for those who are looking for a daily workhorse and a multimedia companion. Its Dolby Audio-powered speakers, 14-inch FHD+ display, latest 10th Gen Intel Core i7 processor, 512GB of SSD, dedicated NVIDIA GeForce MX350 graphics card, and exclusive programs including the Microsoft Office Home and Student lifetime license made this laptop a good choice for those who need a faster device upgrade for school and work. Should you want another Intel-based laptop with a bigger display, RAM, and is more ideal for content creators, you may choose its other sibling, IdeaPad Flex 5i. However, it costs more than PHP 4,995 than the regular Slim 5i.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 07/16/2020
Source: FPT shop VN→EN
Positive: Slim size; light weight; modern design; powerful processor.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 09/25/2020
Source: Jagat Review ID→EN
Positive: Slim size; light weight; high performance; powerful processor.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 11/11/2020
Lenovo IdeaPad Slim 1-14AST A6-9220E comes in a thin and lightweight design with minimal frames around the display and in many colour variations, each of which chooses a colour that suits it. It also provides enough power to run all the applications users need, and long battery life for use on the go. Slim 1 is modern, slim and sleek, so the surrounding users will envy it. In addition, it is available in multiple colours, each of which chooses the one that fits its style. Lenovo Slim 1 is a pleasure to carry. With a weight of just 1.4 kg, users can take it anywhere without uttering it. In addition, the slim design ensures that it does not take up much space in their bag. IdeaPad Slim 1 hides the AMD A6 processor at up to 2.4 GHz, with which users can do everything swiftly from web browsing to movie watching then to word processing. As for other hardware, it has a 4 GB RAM, AMD Radeon R4 graphics processor and a 64 GB flash storage. Operating system-wise, it comes with Windows 10 S and it includes a 12-month subscription of Microsoft Office 365 Personal.
The 14-inch display provides 16:9 anti-glare Full HD resolution so users don't miss anything. The thin frames around the screen look stylish and won't distract. Besides that, it is also designed with a 2-sided narrow bezel to give more viewing area and less clutter. The 220 nits brightness makes it ideal to work under environmental lightings. For audio, the Dolby Audio delivers crystal-clear sound whether users are watching a video or streaming music. With the built-in dual stereo speaker, they are sure to love what they hear on the IdeaPad Slim 1 for watching favourite movies, series and listening to music. The Slim 1 lasts up to 8 hours on a single charge thanks to the 2-cell battery of 35 Wh, so users can work on it during a long commute journey, use it in lessons or anywhere else without plugging in. As a conclusion, the Lenovo IdeaPad Slim 1-14AST A6-9220E is a light and slim laptop with decent performance. If a user is looking for an on-the-go laptop, IdeaPad S150 is one of the best choices. With plenty of battery life, they could carry IdeaPad S150 anywhere to do more.
NVIDIA GeForce MX350: Successor of the MX250 and most likely a renamed GeForce GTX 1050 based on the Pascal GP107 chip with 640 shaders and a 64 Bit memory bus for GDDR5.
Modern games should be playable with these graphics cards at low settings and resolutions. Casual gamers may be happy with these cards.
i7-1065G7: Ice Lake-based quad-core processor for thin and light laptops. The four cores are clocked at 1.3 GHz to 3.9 GHz and should offer 18% more IPC (instructions per clock) than the previous generations (and therefore partly close the clock speed gap). Produced on first-gen 10 nm Intel process.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.
15-inch display variants are the standard and are used for more than half of all laptops.
The reason for the popularity of mid-sized displays is that this size is reasonably easy on the eyes, often allows high resolutions and thus offers rich details on the screen, yet does not consume too much power and the devices can still be reasonably compact - simply the standard compromise.» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.
Lenovo: Lenovo ("Le" from English legend, novo (Latin) for new) was founded in 1984 as a Chinese computer trading company. As of 2004, the company was the largest laptop manufacturer in China and, after acquiring IBM's PC division in 2005, the fourth largest in the world. In addition to desktops and notebooks, the company manufactures monitors, projectors, servers, etc, and specializes in developing, manufacturing and marketing consumer electronics, personal computers, software, enterprise solutions and related services.
In 2016, the company ranked first in the world in computer sales. It still held it in 2023 with about 23% global market share. Important product lines are Thinkpad, Legion and Ideapad.
In 2011, it acquired a majority stake in Medion AG, a European computer hardware manufacturer. In 2014, Motorola Mobility was purchased, which gave Lenovo a boost in the smartphone market.
» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.