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Lenovo Yoga Slim 7 Carbon and Lenovo Yoga Slim 7 Pro laptops launched with improved specs
Lenovo revealed the world’s lightest 14 inch OLED laptop that gives exceptional portability, which is the Yoga Slim 7 Carbon, along with a new 16-inch ultra light and thin notebook called Yoga Slim 7 Pro as well. Both laptops are among the first laptops that bring the new Windows 11 OS.
Yoga Slim 7 Carbon
The Yoga Slim 7 Carbon first, it is a lightweight laptop that sports a 14 inch OLED display from Samsung and features up to an impressive AMD Ryzen 5800U processor paired with Radeon graphics. Although, this laptop is also available with optional NVIDIA GeForce MX450 graphics. Under the hood, it sports up to 16GB of LPDDR4X RAM and up to 1TB of PCIe M.2 SSD storage. The laptop is powered by a 61WHrs battery with dual charger on its Rapid Charge Express that enables 3 hours of use with just 14 minutes of charging.
It can last for up to 14.5 hours in a single full charge. While the notebook is geared more towards portability, it still aims on offering notable performance for remote workloads and even brings customizable fan speeds to ensure the thermals stay in check. It is also quite durable as it comes with military grade tests that certifies its sturdy body. The Slim 7 Carbon weighs just 1.1 kilograms and measures 14.9mm at its thinnest point. Its display has also received TÜV Eye Comfort certification,100 percent DCI P3 color gamut, 90Hz refresh rate and a maximum brightness of up to 600 nits.
Yoga Slim 7 Pro
While, the Slim 7 Carbon was designed for portability, the Slim 7 Pro leans more towards productivity based workloads. It comes with a larger 16 inch QHD touch screen enabled screen that has a maximum brightness of 500 nits and a 16:10 aspect ratio. The display arrives with TÜV Eye Comfort certification, 120Hz refresh rate, 100 percent sRGB color gamut, and even VEGA certification for DisplayHDR 400.
Processer and graphics-wise, the laptop sports up to a powerful Ryzen 7 5800H processor and up to an NVIDIA RTX 3050 GPU. With these specs, it is clear that Lenovo is targeting professionals and others that require performance in a small form factor. for memory, users can go up to 16GB of dual-channel DDR4 RAM along with 1TB of PCIe M.2 SSD storage. A powerful 75WHr battery runs the device, which also supports Rapid Charge Boost. Despite its hefty specs, the laptop only weighs 2.1 kilograms and measures 17.4mm at its thinnest point.
The 14 inch Yoga Slim 7 Carbon is set to launch in October 2021 and will start from 1289 US Dollars. On the other hand, the larger 16 inch Yoga Slim 7 Pro will start from 1449 US Dollars and is also expected to be available for purchase sometime next month. Both laptops will be available on the company’s official Lenovo.com website.