Lenovo IdeaPad 3 2021 (i3): Overview
Here’s a brief description of the design aesthetic, processor, and battery of the Lenovo IdeaPad 3 2021 (i3).
Design and Display
Being a budget device, Lenovo IdeaPad 3 features an all-plastic build made up of ABS top and bottom. It comes in 4 different color options, including Abyss Blue, Artic Grey, Galaxy Blue, and Sand. It weighs around 1.65 kilos, so it’s relatively portable and suitable for everyday carry.
The display is, unfortunately, a TN panel instead of an LCD one. It is a 15.6″ non-touch panel that can reach a maximum brightness of 250 nits. It has an anti-glare coating and covers 45% of the NTSC color gamut.
Chipset and Memory
Intel’s 11th-gen i3-1115G4 powers the Lenovo Ideapad 3 2021. This SoC has 2 cores and 4 threads with a max boost frequency of 4.1GHz. Besides that, it has 6MB of L3 cache memory. On the GPU front, it has Intel’s integrated UHD graphics.
With this laptop, you get 8GB of DDR4 memory which can be upgraded down the line to 12 GB. For storage, this ships with 256GB of M.2 SSD, which can be expanded as well.
Battery and Connectivity
IdeaPad 3 2021 has a 38Wh battery. It has decent battery life relative to its competitors. The device lasted 5.5 hours in the MoblieMark 2018 benchmark and can play local 1080p video for up to 8.5 hours. It ships with a 65W adapter provided in the box.
For wired connections, you get a USB 2.0 Type-A, a USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A, a USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-C, an HDMI, a card reader, and a 3.5mm headphone/microphone jack.
Lenovo IdeaPad 3 2021 (15ITL6) Price in Nepal
|Lenovo IdeaPad 3 15ITL6 (Intel i3-1115G4)||Price in Nepal|
|8GB RAM, 256GB SSD||NPR 58,000|
Lenovo IdeaPad 3 2021 (i3 11th Gen 1115G4, 8GB, 256GB, 15.6" FHD) Specifications Compare
|Market Status||In Stock|
|Dimension||363 x 254.6 x 19.9 mm|
|Color Options||Abyss blue, Arctic grey, Sand|
|CPU Series||11th Gen Intel Core Processors (Tiger Lake)|
|Processor||Intel Core i3-1115G4|
|Base / Boost Clock||3.0 GHz / 4.1 GHz|
|Cores / Threads||2 Cores / 4 Threads|
|GPU||Intel UHD Graphics|
|Soldered Memory||Yes (1x Soldered, 1x Free)|
|Maximum Capacity||12GB (2x SO-DIMM Slots)|
|HDD||1x 2.5" SATA|
|SSD||256GB M.2 NVMe PCIe|
|SSD Slots||1x M.2 PCIe (Used)|
|Panel Type||TN LCD|
Full HD (1920 x 1080)
16:9 aspect ratio
|Variable Refresh Rate||No|
|Maximum Brightness||250 nits (cd/m2)|
|Color Gamut||45% NTSC|
1x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A
1x USB 2.0 Type-A
1x USB 3.2 Gen 1 (Data transfer only)
|Display||1x HDMI 1.4b|
|Audio||1x 3.5mm Headphone/Microphone Input/Output|
|Media Card||1x Micro SD Card Reader|
|WiFi||WiFi 5 (802.11 ac 2x2), Dual-Band (2.4/5 GHz)|
|Trackpad||Windows Precision Touchpad|
|Webcam||720p HD Camera With Shutter, Fixed Focus|
|Speakers||2x 1.5W Speakers With Dolby Audio|
|Charging||65W AC Adapter|
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