Lenovo’s latest addition to its IdeaPad lineup takes a shot at cloud gaming. Powered by 12th-gen Intel Core processors, the Lenovo IdeaPad Gaming Chromebook is the company’s first cloud gaming laptop. Check out the specs, features, availability, and price in Nepal of the Lenovo IdeaPad Gaming Chromebook here.
Lenovo IdeaPad Gaming Chromebook Overview:
The Lenovo IdeaPad Gaming Chromebook looks fairly premium with its anodized aluminum top and minimal branding. Available in Storm Grey and Stone Blue color options, the laptop is quite portable as it weighs only 1.82 grams. Since it is a gaming-centric device, it has a four-zone RGB keyboard with a 1.5mm key travel and anti-ghosting.
Moving on to the display, the Lenovo IdeaPad Gaming Chromebook boasts a 16-inch 2.5K display with a 120Hz refresh rate. The display is also suitable for productivity work as it has a 16:10 aspect ratio and 100% sRGB coverage. Besides, the 350 nits brightness means that it should be visible under difficult lighting conditions as well.
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Performance on the Lenovo IdeaPad Gaming ChromeBook is handled by Intel processors. You can pick one up with either a 12th-gen Intel Core i5-1235U or an Intel Core i3-1215U. The CPU has been paired with 8GB of LPDDR4X RAM. For storage, Lenovo offers options for 128GB of eMMC storage or M.2 2242 PCIe SSD (256/512GB).
As the name suggests, the IdeaPad Gaming Chromebook boots on ChromeOS. The laptop supports cloud gaming from platforms such as Amazon Luna, NVIDIA GeForce NOW, and Xbox Cloud Gaming (Beta). Lenovo has added some gaming features to the device as well.
Rest of the specs
The IdeaPad Gaming Chromebook has a 71Whr battery rated for 11 hours of usage. For connectivity, it features Bluetooth 5 and Wi-Fi 6E. Furthermore, it comes with a 1080p webcam with an integrated privacy shutter.
The port selection on the Chromebook is a bit lackluster with two USB Type-C, two USB Type-A, and a combo audio jack. Additionally, it has four 2W speakers with Waves Audio.
Lenovo Legion 5 Pro (2022) Specifications:
- Design & Build: Plastic/anodized aluminum hybrid build, 356.5 x 253.0 x 19.95 mm, 1.82 kg
- Color Options: Storm Grey, Stone Blue
- Display: 16″ IPS LCD, 120Hz refresh rate, 100% sRGB, 350 nits brightness
- Resolution: WQXGA (2560×1600) resolution, 16:10 aspect ratio
- Keyboard: Full-size backlit (4-zone RGB) keys
- Processor: Intel Core i5-1235U / Intel Core i3-1215U
- RAM: 8GB LPDDR4X
–SSD (M.2 PCIE 2242): 256GB / 512GB
- Audio: 4x 2W stereo speakers, Waves Audio
- Battery: 71 Watt-hours (Up to 11 hours)
- Webcam: 1080p camera
- Connectivity: WiFi 6E, Bluetooth 5
- I/O Ports: 2x USB 3.2 Type-A, 2x USB 3.2 Type-C (Power Delivery), 1x MicroSD
Lenovo IdeaPad Gaming Chromebook Price in Nepal (Expected)
The Lenovo IdeaPad Gaming Chromebook starts at USD 599 for the base 128GB variant. Lenovo has not revealed a release date nor the pricing for other models. We expect the Lenovo IdeaPad Gaming Chromebook to retail for around NPR 100,000 if it launches in Nepal.
|Lenovo IdeaPad Gaming Chromebook||Price (Official)||Price in Nepal (Expected)|
|8/128GB||USD 599||NPR 100,000|
- Meanwhile, check out our review of the Legion 5 Pro (2022).