Black Friday fills the internet with good deals. Today we are going to talk about a very cheap and reliable laptop, the Lenovo IdeaPad 3. It is a 15-inch laptop with an Intel Core i3 processor from the Ice Lake family, a discrete video adapter based on NVIDIA GeForce MX330, 8 GB RAM and 256 GB SSD.
Its Linux-equipped version is at a huge discount of about a thousand riyals. The real black friday deal. Read the full article to know the details about this discount, get to know the computer better and get to know Lenovo, the still unknown brand.
Lenovo IdeaPad 3 Settings, Options, and Cost
On the manufacturer’s website there are two Lenovo IdeaPad 3 15IIL05 models – this is the base model 81WE00 Q2RA, as in our tests, and the slightly more advanced model 81WE00 X6RA. They differ only in processors and storage devices. The first option is equipped with an Intel Core i3-1005G1 processor and SSD with a capacity of 256 GB, and the second is equipped with an Intel Core i5-1035G1 processor and 512 GB, respectively. Other than that, the laptops are completely identical and come without a pre-installed operating system.
You can replace the 4GB RAM module with 8GB and get a total of 12GB RAM. One RAM slot on the laptop is occupied from the start, and the other 4 GB is soldered directly to the motherboard itself. Also, it is possible to install a larger SSD, but again – replace the existing disk. Or also connect a SATA SSD/HDD as there is space for a 2.5″ drive inside.
The Lenovo IdeaPad 3 laptop comes in a simple cardboard box with the usual contents: in addition to the laptop, you can find a 65W power supply and various documentation. Lenovo IdeaPad 3 looks very elegant and at the same time a bit simple.
Screen cover and worktop are silver metal with vertical milling. Despite the successful imitation of metal surfaces through the above parts, in fact they are plastic. However, in such a part, no one expected anything else.
Black Friday savings
Equipped with Linux, it ends up costing 2,501.11 R$, with zero interest payments over ten instalments. In the Lenovo Store, this same model costs R$3,499.99, with credit card installments as well. In this way, the Amazon offer guarantees a saving of R$998.88. discount sir.
Lenovo is a relatively young company (at least compared to a group like IBM, whose foundation dates back to 1911): it was launched in 1984 by Liu Chuanzhi in the Chinese capital. However, one of the most important laptop manufacturers, Lenovo, mainly uses English and Latin to choose its international name.
Namely: This is the story of a Chinese company that chose an English name inspired by Latin. This story is the story of Lenovo, the brand that is now well established in the tech landscape. The company is best known for its laptops, such as the ThinkPad line. It was owned by IBM at the time, until Lenovo acquired the computer division in 2005.
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