Lenovo Malaysia has debuted two new slim laptops, the Yoga Slim 7i convertible with a 360-degree hinge and the Yoga Duet 7i detachable. Both are light laptops powered by 10th Gen Intel Core CPUs and notably have a faux stain-proof fabric finish.
Lenovo Duet 7i Price and Specifications
The Lenovo Duet 7i is a hybrid detachable that sports a 13-inch WQHD 2K resolution touch display with 100% sRGB colour accuracy to ensure faithful colour reproduction for both movies, work and casual gaming duties alike.
On its own, the Lenovo Duet 7i works as a highly portable tablet, weighing just 9.19mm while weighing 836g and packing a pair of Dolby Audio stereo speakers and support for Lenovo’s E-Color and Digital Pen styli so you can use it for creative tasks.
Fortunately it’s not just a slab of metal and plastic that lies flat on the table as it has a built-in kickstand, allowing users to prop it up for movies or gaming at will. Where it differs is that it also comes with a detachable folio case keyboard with an integrated touchpad and a textured fabric finish that turns it into a full-fledged laptop for productivity related tasks.
As it’s connected via Bluetooth, you can prop the keyboard in your lap and plunk the Duet 7i on a table for a comfier typing experience. With the keyboard, it still weighs a light 1kg or so.
While it looks slim, the Duet 7i is also pleasantly well equipped with 10th Gen Intel Core CPUs with your choice of either an i5-10210U 1.6GHz CPU or a Intel Core i7-10510U 1.8GHz CPU. The former variant comes with 8GB DDR4 RAM and a 512GB SSD while the latter is better equipped with 16GB DDR4 RAM and a 1TB SSD. Both variants rely on Intel UHD graphics.
According to Lenovo, the Duet 7i is rated for about 10.8 hours of battery life on a single charge off its 4-cell Li-Polymer battery and is juiced via its integrated USB-C port which makes it logistically handy when you’re on the move.
In Malaysia, the Duet 7i is either Slate Gray or a pinkish maroon shade of Orchid and is available for preorders with a price tag of RM4,599 for the aforementioned Intel Core i5 variant and RM5,699 for the Intel Core i7 variant. Both will ship with the detachable keyboard and a Digital Pen stylus as part of the package. For more details swing by https://www.lenovo.com/my/en/laptops/yoga/duet-series/c/duet-series
Lenovo Yoga Slim 7i Price and Specifications
The Lenovo Slim Yoga 7i laptop comes with a solid array of hardware that make it ideal for productivity and paperwork. You get a 10th Gen Intel Core i7-1065G7 processor paired with 16GB DDR4 RAM, a 512GB SSD and an NVIDIA GeForce MX350 graphics card with 2GB GDDR5 VRAM.
The 14-inch display is touch-sensitive and has Full HD resolution though you can also opt for a more premium 14-inch UHD 4K resolution display with 90% DCI-P3.
Externally, it comes in your choice of three colour choices – Dark Moss, Orchid or Slate Grey along with either a metal or faux stainproof fabric finish with prices from RM5,099. There is also a variant that’s a lot cheaper with an AMD Ryzen CPU dubbed the Lenovo Yoga Slim 7 AMD with prices starting from RM3,499.
You can check out the Slim 7 at their official page at https://www.lenovo.com/my/en/laptops/yoga/yoga-s-series/Yoga-Slim-7-15IIL05/p/88YGS701403 and their AMD powered variant at https://www.lenovo.com/my/en/laptops/yoga/yoga-s-series/Yoga-Slim-7-14ARE05/p/88YGS701397