Lenovo creates consumer devices for living a hybrid life, simply

Lenovo creates consumer devices for living a hybrid life, simply

Unveils new portfolio of consumer IdeaPad™ Chromebooks plus L-series USB-C® docking monitors with mobile and modular tech
/ 06:00 PM June 23, 2021

Living ‘hybrid’ can get complicated, and it’s more important than ever to stay connected. When it comes to choosing new accessible consumer PCs and monitors with enough power to get you through the day, it can feel as if you’re drowning in a sea of features. Leaving you asking, ‘Is this the right combination of devices for me?’ Lenovo™ believes that what separates ‘good’ from ‘great’ product design is a clear focus on just those smarter, simple details that can make a big difference in people’s lives, convenience and digital well-being.

Lenovo is introducing a new lineup of affordable personal devices for the modern home office, home classroom and beyond, including, two stylish laptops – the new IdeaPad 5i Chromebook (14”, 6) and more versatile IdeaPad Flex 5i Chromebook (13”, 6) 2-in-1, and the grab-and-go Lenovo L15 Mobile Monitor purpose-built with dual USB-C ports and innovative single cable ‘daisy chain’ power pass-through function for multi monitor configuration in small spaces. When secured via its easy-to-use magnet attach, the new consumer Lenovo LC50 Monitor Webcam plus companion Lenovo L32p-30 and Lenovo L27m-30 USB-C Monitors, create an all-in-one hub for definitive video conferencing at home.

The IdeaPad 5i Chromebook

The IdeaPad 5i Chromebook (14”, 6) featured in Sand hue

The dual-tone and narrow bezel design of the IdeaPad 5i Chromebook (14”, 6) help make this new laptop a real head-turner. Built for young adults and students who prefer the ease of Google’s cloud-based Chrome OS ecosystem for light computing, this delightful laptop is ideal for schoolwork, entertainment and enjoying streaming apps, such as Spotify™ and YouTube™. Content looks true to life via Full HD on the 14-inch In-plane Switching (IPS) touchscreen1 display at 300 nits bright, while an enhanced user-facing stereo speaker system with built-in amplifier provides full, crystal-clear audio as certified by Waves MaxxAudio®. This laptop is offered in two hues, Sand and Storm Grey2, and its light and slim chassis is made to be carried around anywhere.

With up to 11th Gen Intel® Core™ i5 processor and up to 512GB SSD storage3, you’ll enjoy quick start-ups and blazing fast web browsing speeds as you post photos and videos to social media. Cut through tasks with up to 10 hours4 of battery life, as the front LED light bar changes color to indicate remaining battery power capacity. The optional backlit keyboard makes the keys visible in low-light environments.

The IdeaPad 5i Chromebook (14”, 6)

The IdeaPad 5i Chromebook (14”, 6) featured in Storm Grey hue

Count on faster, more stable connections with configuration options that include Intel Wi-Fi 65, while a physical webcam shutter helps to secure your privacy. With ample ports and connectors, the IdeaPad 5i Chromebook (14”, 6) accommodates virtually any peripheral with its audio jack, USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A port and two USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-C™ ports that are made for fast data transfers, multimedia streaming and battery charging.

The IdeaPad Flex 5i Chromebook (13”, 6)

The IdeaPad Flex 5i Chromebook (13”, 6) in Abyss Blue

The new convertible laptop packing Chrome OS features and access to all your files, photos, music and more in a compact package is the IdeaPad Flex 5i Chromebook (13”, 6). Offered in two chic colors, Abyss Blue and Iron Grey2, its flexible 360-degree hinge makes flipping to any mode a cinch for multitasking or managing smart home devices.6 Its 13.3-inch Full HD IPS LCD touchscreen with narrow bezel display and 250 nits of brightness lets you see the big picture without weighing you down starting at just 1.35kg (2.98 lbs) light. Stream audio that’s remarkably clear and 40 percent louder over the previous gen, thanks to its enhanced stereo speakers and built-in amplifier certified by Waves MaxxAudio through high-quality tuning presets for expert audio precision.

With up to 10 hours of battery life on a single charge4 and up to 11th Generation Intel Core i5 processor, this 2-in-1 is designed to let you watch shows and run nearly all your favorite apps at the same time with no distractions. Also features Bluetooth® 5.1, and increased memory and storage options over the previous gen with up to 8GB LPDDR4 and 512GB​ SSD now offered.3

The IdeaPad Flex 5i Chromebook (13”, 6) iron grey

The IdeaPad Flex 5i Chromebook (13”, 6) shown in Iron Grey

Channel your creativity with the optional Lenovo Digital Pen2, or splurge for the new optional OLED panel7 for up to 50 times faster response times over LCD screens8 plus amped color volume, chroma attributes and higher contrast for a more readable display in direct sunlight. Get more done fast using your voice with help from Google and sync your laptop with your devices that run on Android™ via your Google account.

The Lenovo L15 Mobile Monitor

The Lenovo L15 Mobile Monitor comes in Arctic Grey

Prefer the flexible ‘work and play from anywhere’ lifestyle? A great companion for your compatible phone or laptop is the new super portable Lenovo L15 USB-C Mobile Monitor. Incredibly lightweight at just 860 grams9, the Lenovo L15 USB-C Monitor virtually doubles the viewing space of any screened-device with an extra 15.6 inches of Full HD screen real-estate. No matter what kind of video content you’re trying to enjoy on your phone’s small screen while remote, your viewing experience will be vastly improved by connecting to this larger, portable screen that can be tucked away in your bag’s front pocket until it’s needed. It’s easily connected via a USB Type-C cable which can also offer simultaneous power pass-through10 to two devices (with video out) for an elegant one cable solution. Enjoy crisp visuals via its 15.6-inch Full HD IPS anti-glare display screen that’s slim at 6mm with advanced low blue light technology for comfortable all-day use.

Setting up to present from shared spaces can get tight, choose landscape mode or simply pivot to hold or switch to portrait mode using its adjustable foot as a kickstand to save table space. Its foot can also match the height of an accompanying laptop and folds in for easy storage – just tilt up all the way to 90-degrees to find the most ergonomic viewing angle for you. The Lenovo L15 USB-C Mobile Monitor is easy-to-carry and comes with a protective sleeve to easily slip into your bag.

Lenovo hybrid

Virtually learn and meet from anywhere with up to 90-degrees Field of View via your monitor’s Lenovo LC50 Modular Webcam

Elevate online collaboration, video call experiences, and gameplay recordings, with the new Lenovo LC50 Modular Webcam. Designed to connect via a USB cable to one of the new Lenovo series monitors unveiled today, the webcam magnetically fastens securely atop a monitor’s slim head – since everything just works better when it works together. This Full HD 1080p webcam with built-in tilt capability, dual noise cancelling mics and 4x digital zoom transforms nearly any room into an affordable video conference center. It also features great audio-visual quality, and a physical lens shutter and red LED indicator light that lets you know if the camera or mic is on.

The Lenovo L32p-30 monitor offers true clarity from nearly any angle via its large 31.5-inch 4K IPS display with HDR10 technology for 90 percent DCI-P3 color gamut for more accurate performance. Enjoy immersive viewing for family entertainment, videos, and console gaming plus high-quality audio via integrated speakers (3W x 2 speakers). The Lenovo L32p-30 monitor has ample connection ports (HDMI 2.0, DP1.2, USB Type-C, 4 x USB 3.2) to use as your home’s hub for work, play, and accessory charging.

The Lenovo L27m-30 monitor is designed to serve multiple needs, from day-to-day working and remote learning from home, to casual gaming with an incredible 4ms response time. Enjoy its 27-inch Full HD IPS panel screen with 75Hz refresh rate certified by TÜV Rheinland EyeSafe® for low blue light to relieve eye strain without washing out imagery. Its ergonomic stand allows for lift, tilt, pivot and swivel capabilities.

Visit the Lenovo StoryHub newsroom for images, full specs and Lenovo’s MWC homepage for more information.


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