The Legion 5 was among the best gaming laptop of last year, and its successor is finally here in Nepal. So, let’s quickly dive into the specs, features, latest price, and availability of the Lenovo Legion 5 Gen 7 (2022) in Nepal.
Lenovo Legion 5 Series (2022) Overview:
Performance and Cooling
As always, Lenovo is offering the Legion 5 in Intel as well as AMD versions. The Intel version models have the “i” suffix that differentiates them from their AMD counterparts. Here, the user can choose between the 12th Gen Core i5-12500H and Core i7-12700H. However, it is not yet available in Nepal.
Lenovo Legion 5 (2022), available in Nepal, is the AMD version with the Ryzen 7 6800H. It is a hexa-core processor with 16 threads, 16MB L3 cache, and a maximum clock speed of up to 4.7GHz. It has been paired with RTX 3050 Ti with 4GB of GDDR6 RAM and 95W TGP.
In addition to the new internals, Lenovo has also upgraded the cooling mechanism on the Legion 5 (2022). As per the company, the dual fan system on the laptop is 140% more powerful. Likewise, Lenovo has made the fan blades 40% thinner and the exhaust 45% larger.
Another major change in Legion 5 (2022) comes in design. The laptop is now 15% slimmer than its predecessor, measuring around 20mm. It’s also sturdier thanks to the new aluminum-magnesium lid replacing the old plastic one. You can choose between Storm Grey and Cloud Grey color options depending on the availability.
The TrueStrike Keyboard is not 33% noise-resistant while still retaining the same-old 1.5mm key travel. Users have the option to go with a simple white backlight or the new Legion Spectrum 4-zone RGB solution.
Coming to the display, you get a 15.6-inch FHD+ panel that refreshes at 165Hz. The screen covers 100% of the sRGB gamut and is compatible with FreeSync and G-Sync. It’s an anti-glare panel with a peak brightness of 300 nits. There is even a high-end model with WQHD resolution, but it is not available in Nepal at the time of writing this article.
Rest of the Specs
The audio department now supports Nahimic 3D Audio, with which you can add an external headset or speaker to the 2x 2W internal speakers for a surround sound experience. Lenovo has also added support for Wi-Fi 6E on the new Legion 5 (2022).
Fueling the laptop is an 80Wh battery, and Lenovo ships it with a faster 230W power adapter. Lower models even feature a smaller 60Wh battery. That aside, all the models now support USB Power Deliverymaking charging more convenient.
Lenovo Legion 5 Series (2022) Specifications:
- Design & Build: Plastic/Anodized aluminum hybrid build, 358.8 x 262.35 x 19.9 mm, 2.4 kg
- Color Options: Storm Grey, Cloud Grey
- 15.6″ FHD+ anti-glare IPS panel, 165Hz refresh rate, 100% sRGB, 300 nits brightness, 170° viewing angle
- 15.6″ WQHD+ anti-glare IPS panel, 165Hz refresh rate, 100% sRGB, 300 nits brightness, 178° viewing angle
- Display Properties: Dolby Vision, Free-Sync, G-Sync, DC dimmer, Advanced Optimus
- Resolution: FHD/WQHD+ resolution, 16:9 aspect ratio
- Keyboard: Full-size backlit (White / 4-zone RGB) keys
- Trackpad: Mylar surface (plastic) multi-touch trackpad, Windows Precision drivers
- Security: TPM 2.0 chip, No fingerprint sensor
- Legion 5: AMD Ryzen 5 6600H / Ryzen 7 6800H
- Legion 5i: 12th Gen Intel Core i5-12500H / 12700H
- RAM: up to 32GB DDR5-4800
- Storage: 2x M.2 slots total
- Graphics: up to NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 Ti (140W), 8GB GDDR6 VRAM
- Audio: 2x 2W stereo speakers, Nahimic 3D Audio
- Battery: 60/80 Watt-hours Li-Po battery, Super Rapid Charge (80% in 30 min)
- Power Supply: 240/300W Slim tip (3-pin) AC power adapter
- Webcam: 720p HD/1080p FHD camera, E-camera shutter, Dual-array microphones
- Connectivity: up to WiFi 6E (ax) + Bluetooth 5.2
- I/O Ports:
- Legion 5: 3x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A (1x Always On), 3x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C (1x Power Delivery 135W), 1x HDMI, 1x 3.5mm combo audio jack, 1x RJ45 (LAN), 1x power connector
- Legion 5i: 3x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A (1x Always On), 1x Thunderbolt 4 (USB 4, DisplayPort 1.4), 2x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C (1x Power Delivery 135W), 1x HDMI, 1x 3.5mm combo audio jack, 1x RJ45 (LAN), 1x power connector
Lenovo Legion 5 Gen 7 (2022) Price in Nepal and Availability
The price of the new Lenovo Legion 5 Gen 7 (2022) in Nepal is Rs. 195,000 for the sole Ryzen 6800H + RTX 3050 Ti variant with 16GB RAM and 512GB SSD. Legion M300 RGB gaming mouse is included in the box. You can buy the latest Legion 5 gaming laptop from Hukut and other computer stores in Nepal.
|Lenovo Legion 5 Gen 7 (2022)||Price in Nepal||Availability|
|165Hz FHD, Ryzen 6800H, RTX 3050 Ti, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD||Rs. 195,000||Pull up|