- Lenovo IdeaPad 5 gaming Chromebook announced officially
- Powered by Core i3 1215U and Core i5-1235U chipsets
- 16-inch IPS LCD display with WQXGA resolution and 120Hz refresh rate
- Up to 8GB LPDDR4X RAM and 512GB M.2 SSD
Lenovo has launched multiple new tablets and laptops in the last few years. The brand has populated all its product categories; specifically tablets and Ideapad laptops. Adding to Lenovo’s product list is the IdeaPad 5 which is a Gaming Chromebook with high-end features such as Intel chipsets, a full-size RGB keyboard, and more. How much does the latest gaming Chromebook cost and when will it be available for sale in India?
Lenovo Ideapad 5 Gaming Chromebook Full Specifications And Features
The Lenovo Ideapad 5 gaming Chromebook runs on Intel chipsets. You can select from Intel Core i3 1215U and Core i5-1235U chipsets models. The base Core i3 variant features four efficiency and performance cores, along with eight threads. The Core i5 variant comes with eight efficiency, two performance cores, and twelve threads.
The Lenovo Ideapad 5 gaming Chromebook is packed with a 16-inch display. It is an IPS LCD panel with 1600 x 2560 pixel WQXGA screen resolution. The display supports sRGB color gamut full coverage and 120Hz refresh rate. The display is also TÜV Rheinland certified for low blue light emission. The panel delivers around 350 nits of peak brightness which will offer decent visibility under direct sunlight.
This latest gaming Chromebook from Lenovo uses a quad 2W speaker setup. The Lenovo Ideapad 5 gaming Chromebook can be purchased with 8GB LPDDR4X RAM support.
The gaming Chromebook storage options include 128GB of eMMC flash storage, 256GB M.2 SSD storage, and 512GB M.2 SSD storage. The laptop also ships with a full-sized keyboard with RGB backlighting. This is one of the crucial gaming-oriented features offered by this new-generation Lenovo laptop.
Another advantage offered by the IdeaPad 5 gaming Chromebook laptop is the access to dedicated streaming services. This laptop is compatible with Amazon Luna, Xbox Cloud gaming, and Nvidia GeForce Now.
The Lenovo Ideapad 5 gaming Chromebook’s connectivity options include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5, Wi-Fi 6E, a microSD card slot, a 3.5mm headphone jack, two USB 3.2 ports (Type-A), and two USB Type-C port. The notebook also integrates a 1080p webcam for video conferencing.
Lenovo IdeaPad 5 Gaming Laptop Price, India Launch Date
Lenovo has released the IdeaPad 5 gaming Chromebook at an asking price of $599. This is around Rs, 49,000 in Indian currency. Currently, Lenovo has launched the IdeaPad 5 in the US. Lenovo is yet to confirm the launch details for this tablet in India and other markets.