Laptops with 16-inch screen sizes are quite rare in today’s market. However, if we look at laptops produced by Lenovo, it will be seen that this manufacturer quite often launches laptops with this screen size, one of which is the Lenovo IdeaPad 5i Pro 82L9000KUS.
Lenovo equipped this IdeaPad 5i Pro with Intel Core i5-11300H, a mid-range processor for thin and light gaming laptops and mobile workstations. It comes with 4 cores, frequencies between 3.10GHz-4.40GHz, and 8MB L3 cache. This processor also has integrated Intel Iris Xe Graphics G7 80EUs.
IdeaPad 5i Pro also has a discrete graphics card, NVIDIA GeForce MX450, an entry-level mobile graphics card for laptops with 2MB GDDR6 VRAM.
The system memory is rated at 16GB of DDR4 SDRAM with a speed of 3200 MHz and the storage space is a 512GB M.2 NVMe SSD.
All of the above hardware ensures this laptop is able to handle all basic and simple computing tasks smoothly.
The screen panel is a WQXGA display with a diagonal size of 16-inch. The pixel resolution is 2560 x 1600 while the aspect ratio is 16:10. This makes this screen can present detailed images and a wider display. This anti-glare panel has a 100% sRGB color gamut with a brightness of 350 nits. And it has also IPS tech, so viewing it from an extreme angle won’t much affect the display quality.
This Lenovo laptop features plenty enough ports. It has two USB 3.2 Gen 1 ports on the right side, along with a card reader slot. One of the USB 3.2 ports is always on, meaning the device can be charged over USB even when it shuts down. And according to the manufacturer, the card reader slot supports SD Card, MultiMediaCard, SDHC Card, and SDXC Card.
Meanwhile, on the left side, this laptop has two USB Type-C ports, an HDMI port, and a headphone/microphone combo jack.
The two USB Type-C ports are a USB-C 2.0 port that supports Power Delivery and a USB-C 4.0 that supports Thunderbolt 4, DisplayPort, and Power Delivery.
As for wireless connectivity, the device utilizes 802.11ax Wi-Fi6 and Bluetooth 5.1.
A 75 Wh Lithium polymer battery becomes the power source inside. It can last up to 10 hours, depending on usage and condition. This is enough for a day of work, so this is a good device for outdoor use. Moreover, it has dimensions of 14 x 9.9 x 0.7 inches and a weight of 4.9 lbs, makes it to be a nice slim lightweight laptop to carry away.
In the end, we are sure that Lenovo IdeaPad 5i Pro 82L9000KUS is a great laptop to handle all basic and simple computing tasks smoothly.
At $929.99, we think it’s worth the specs and capabilities it offers. And it is not too expensive and quite affordable for most users.
Summary of Lenovo IdeaPad 5i Pro 82L9000KUS
|Processor||Intel Core i5-11300H/Quad-Core/3.10GHz-4.40GHz/8MB|
|RAM||16GB DDR4 SDRAM|
|Storage||512GB M.2 NVMe SSD|
|Graphics Processor||Intel Iris Xe Graphics G7
NVIDIA GeForce MX450 2MB GDDR6 VRAM
|Display||16-inch WQXGA 2560x1600 16:10 100%sRGB 350nits IPS display|
|I/O Options||USB 3.2 Gen 1 (Always On)
USB 3.2 Gen 1
USB4 (supports Thunderbolt 4, DisplayPort 1.4 Alt Mode) (Power Delivery 3.0)
USB-C 2.0 (Power Delivery 3.0)
Headphone/microphone combo jack
Memory Card Reader4 in 1 (SD Card, MultiMediaCard, SDHC Card, SDXC Card)
|Battery||75 Wh Lithium polymer battery (up to 10 hours)|
|Dimensions||14 x 9.9 x 0.7 inches|