Lenovo has revealed several new laptops in Malaysia, including the Lenovo Legion 5 and 5 Pro, as well as the Lenovo Legion 5i and 5i Pro laptops.
Made with a focus on esports, the Lenovo Legion 5i Pro and Lenovo Legion 5 Pro are two of the world’s first 16-inch laptops to feature a WQHD+ resolution with up to 240Hz adaptive refresh rate. The WQHD+ (2960 x 1600) IPS display on the Lenovo Legion 5i Pro and Lenovo Legion 5 Pro has an aspect ratio of 16:10 with 100% sRGB colour gamut and up to 3ms response time.
The display also features Gold Label certification for its TÜV Rheinland High Gaming Performance, can get up to VESA DisplayHDR 400 certification and up to 500 nits of brightness. The display on the Legion 5i Pro and Legion 5 Pro also supports Dolby Vision and NVIDIA G-SYNC.
Both the Legion 5i Pro and Legion 5 Pro come in either up to 12th Gen Intel Core i7-12700H processors or next-gen AMD Ryzen processors that are paired with the latest GeForce RTX 30 Series Laptop GPU. Both gaming laptops have a high raw performance and a total graphics power of 150W (TGP). Furthermore, gamers can get up to 15W more graphical power than the previous generation for faster in-game frame rates.
The Legion 5i Pro and Legion 5 Pro also come with 4800Mhz DDR5 memory and up to 1TB PCle SSD (Gen4) of storage. There’s also an improved Wi-Fi 6E antenna placement for reduced latency and an 80Whr battery under the hood. The battery supports Super Rapid Charge which can charge both laptops from 0 to 80% in just 30 minutes. There’s also support for up to 135W USB Type-C charging.
Both the Legion 5i Pro and Legion 5 Pro have been tuned for esports and features an updated fan system, larger exhaust area, and improved penta heat pipe layout for an efficient air flow that reduces skin temperatures. Other cooling measures put into the laptops include a copper block that sits under the CPU that acts as a heat sink as well as fan blades that are slimmer by up to 40% from the previous generation. There’s also Legion Coldfront 4.0 for noise suppression.
As for the 15-inch Lenovo Legion 5i and Lenovo Legion 5, both laptops are powered by up to 12th Gen Intel Core i7-12700H processor (for the Legion 5i) and next-gen AMD Ryzen processors (for the Legion 5). Both laptops include an optional NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 Laptop GPU, or can be upgraded to the latest GeForce RTX 30 Series Laptop GPU with up to 140W TGP from the GPU and up to 1702Mhz Boost Clock.
Both the Lenovo Legion 5i and Lenovo Legion 5 feature up to 15-inch WQHD (2560 x 1440) IPS 16:9 display with up to 165Hz refresh rate, 100% sRGB colour gamut at 300 nits brightness and Dolby Vision. There’s also 2W stereo speakers on board with Nahimic 3D Audio. Both laptops also come with fast Wi-Fi 6E and USB Type-C PD charging.
In addition, the laptops come with a choice of 4-Zone RGB or white backlighting via our new Legion Spectrum RGB Lighting solution built into the Legion TrueStrike keyboard, which is now colour matched in all grey with swappable WASD key caps for a customised look.
Keystrokes are also quieter, with a 33% reduction in percussion noise over the previous generation thanks to soft-landing switches with 1.5mm key travel. Furthermore, the improved stealth cooling system found on the Lenovo Legion 5 series of laptops is thermally more efficient and quieter, with a 40% more powerful fan and a 45% larger exhaust fin area than the previous generation.
Lenovo Legion 5 and 5i Series price and availability
All the Lenovo Legion laptops are available now to purchase through the Lenovo Exclusive Stores (LES) and official stores on Lazada and Shopee. They are also available through the Lenovo Malaysia Official Online Store. Full retail prices are as below.
- Lenovo Legion 5i Pro – Starting price of RM8,499. RM593.20 monthly on a 12-month instalment plan with HSBC credit cards through the Lenovo Malaysia Official Online Store.
- Lenovo Legion 5 Pro – Starting price of RM7,399. RM529.90 monthly on a 12-month instalment plan with HSBC credit cards through the Lenovo Malaysia Official Online Store.
- Lenovo Legion 5i – Starting price of RM5,999. RM477.40 monthly on a 12-month instalment plan with HSBC credit cards through the Lenovo Malaysia Official Online Store.
- Lenovo Legion 5 – Starting price of RM5,299. RM403.20 monthly on a 12-month instalment plan with HSBC credit cards through the Lenovo Malaysia Official Online Store.
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