Lenovo has simply unwrapped two new inexpensive units forward of their showcase at CES subsequent month in Las Vegas. A brand new IdeaPad Flex 3i Chromebook providing and a brand new entry-level pill as nicely. The IdeaPad Flex 3i is a ChromeOS-powered 2-in-1 laptop with loads of connectivity choices. In the meantime, the M9 Pill is an Android-powered machine with a 9-inch show.
Beginning with the Chromebook, the IdeaPad Flex 3i comes with a bigger 12.2-inch show and in a number of configurations: geared up with an Intel N100 or N200 with both built-in Intel graphics or devoted NVIDIA graphics. It may be configured with both 4GB or 8GB of RAM and both 64GB or 128G of on-board storage expandable through microSD slot.
I/O on the Flex 3i contains two USB-A 3.5 Gen 1 ports and a single USB-C 3.2 Gen 2 port. There’s additionally a 3.5mm headphone jack, HDMI 1.4 port, and a Kensington slot. There are additionally twin microphones, Bluetooth 5.2 assist, and Wi-Fi configurable as much as Intel Wi-Fi 6E. There’s additionally a pair of 2-watt audio system, and both a 720p or 1080p internet digicam.
Subsequent up, the M9 pill has a 9-inch show with 1340 x 800 px decision, and it weighs lower than 1 pound. It’s powered by the MediaTek Helio G80 (octa-core) chipset and there’a s 5,100 mAh battery with assist for 15W charging through USB-C. The pill is available in 3GB + 32GB, 4GB + 64GB, and 4GB + 128GB. There’s a 2MP front-facing digicam and an 8MP primary shooter. You may count on assist for Bluetooth 5.1 and Wi-Fi ac.
The IdeaPad Flex 3i Chromebook will arrive to the market in Might 2023 and can retail for $350. The Lenovo M9 pill will launch someday in Q2 of 2023 and can value $140.