Lenovo is the 2nd largest laptop brand in India and is one of the go-to brands for users who desire solid performance at an affordable price tag. Lenovo predominantly has 5 broad categories of laptops which include ThinkPads, Ideapads, Thinkbooks, Yoga and Legion gaming devices. While ThinkPads are powerful, durable business laptops, Ideapads are more all-round, consumer-oriented devices suitable for different segments of users. Today Lenovo Ideapads are the most sought-after laptops by students and professionals because of the wide set of compelling features and specifications.
If you have been deliberating about purchasing a new Lenovo ideapad, you should definitely know the below 10 facts:
- Price Flexibility
In a price-conscious market like India, users are well-informed and discerning and look for high returns on their purchase. Lenovo IdeaPad is a more recent laptop sub-brand aimed at the mainstream market and meant for users who don’t want to burn a hole in their wallet. Lenovo launched this line of laptops in 2008 to provide users with more choices and flexibility in purchasing a laptop and hence covers a diverse gamut of laptops from affordable gaming laptops to convertible ‘Flex’ series. They also include the Ideapad D series which allow users to leverage the benefit of a tablet in a laptop and the Ideapad S series which include ultra-slim laptops for everyday use.
- An Ideapad for everyone
From laptops for first-time users to high performance laptops for seasoned business professionals, there is an Ideapad for everyone. Since they offer good value-for-money, they are very popular among the student community too. The Ideapad 330 starting at Rs 21999 is a feature-packed 2-in-1 laptop with detachable keyboard and an all-day battery (13 hours battery life). Freedom to switch between laptop and tablet modes, an abundance of ports and two cameras make this lenovo laptop a top choice with students.
- Budget gaming laptops
While there are many exclusive gaming laptops in the market, these could be beyond the reach of casual gamers who don’t want to shell out a fortune. That’s where the Ideapad Gaming 3 at a starting price of Rs 51680 can be a good choice for someone entering the world of gaming. With powerful features such as AMD Ryzen processor, NVIDIA GTX 1650Ti, 8GB RAM, 512 GB SSD storage, 120Hz FHD display, a spacious keyboard with blue backlighting specially designed for gamers and Rapid charge technology, this laptop could be a great pick for gamers on a budget without compromising on performance.
- Portable 2-in-1 laptops
The Ideapad Flex series are extremely popular nowadays due to the comfort and convenience they offer. Use them in tent mode for games, tablet mode while travelling or traditional laptop mode for daily computing. And while portability is the key aspect, be rest assured of top-notch performance, battery and versatility. The Ideapad Flex 5i is a powerful 2-in-1 laptop with Intel i3 processors, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD storage, Dolby Audio speakers, 10 hour battery back-up and the Lenovo Digital pen.
- Outstanding battery life
If you are looking for a laptop which will stay powered for long, the Lenovo Ideapad series are some of the finest laptops there. They come with the Rapid Charge feature which is able to take the battery to 80% in an hour which is incredible. The latest Lenovo IdeaPad Slim 3 (2021) comes with 3 Lion battery cells offering a stupendous 16 hours battery life.
- Security and privacy
Technology has broken all boundaries and opened up avenues we couldn’t even imagine. But this may come at the price of security. That’s why Lenovo pioneered the concept of webcam shutters in their laptops to ensure you don’t get unwanted attention. And with the ToF (Time-of-Flight) sensor camera, you can log into your device using facial recognition via Windows Hello. The Smart Display immediately blurs your screen whenever you look away thereby giving your additional privacy during your conference calls.
- Ultra- slim laptops (Ideapad S Series)
If your idea of a laptop is a machine that is slim, light and battery efficient, the ultraslim Ideapad S series is something you should be aiming for. Built for comfort, class and performance, these laptops don’t command a premium price neither compromise on essential features.
- Lenovo aware
The ‘Lenovo Aware’ is a unique ecosystem which looks into the health and well-being of laptop users while ensuring they are mindful and productive too. With features like ‘Attention Reminder’, ‘Break Reminder’ along with Distance & Posture detector, the laptop will enable you to correct your posture as well as alert you to take periodic breaks.
- Intelligent Thermal Solution
Keeping in mind that users spend extended time on their laptops, Lenovo has come up with a unique cooling system in their Ideapad series. The system dynamically optimizes your hardware and fan speed to boost performance and keeps your machine cool especially during marathon gaming sessions. Simply press (FN+Q) to switch between different modes — Extreme Performance, Intelligent Cooling and Battery saving and ensure optimum performance.
- Smart learning
Lenovo Ideapad laptops are now targeting the student community engaged in virtual learning. Infact they are the ideal choice today since they combine affordability, performance and convenience features. With features that address eye strain to AI noise cancellation for improving sound output, these subtle distinctions will ensure e- learning is made smarter and more effective than ever before.
Buying a Lenovo laptop on EMI
Bajaj Finserv has partnered with Lenovo to offer 100% financing option on laptop purchase. At the Bajaj Finserv EMI store, you can shop for the widest range of Lenovo laptops including Ideapads while comparing aspects like battery, RAM, storage, display and use the EMI network card at check out. This scheme allows you to divide your purchase cost into easy, no-cost EMI’s which are spread over a flexible tenor. If you don’t have the EMI card, you can simply walk into any of the 1.2 lakh partner stores and avail of in-store financing.