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Lenovo updates their thinnest Legion laptop with 12th Gen Intel and AMD 6000

Lenovo has announced a refresh for one of their thinner gaming laptops, the Legion Slim 7 and 7i.

The new Legion Slim 7 and 7i are just 16mm (0.63 inches) thin and weigh 2kg (4.4 lbs) and are made from CNC-machined metal.

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The display is 16-inches on both the Intel and AMD versions. The Slim 7i gets a mini-LED 165Hz 2560 x 1600 display option as well as a 240Hz 2560 x 1600 display option and 1920 x 1600 option.

The AMD variant meanwhile gets the 240Hz 2560 x 1600 display, 165Hz 2560 x 1600 or 1920 x 1600 option.

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Chipset options include 12th Gen Intel i9-12900HK, i7-12700H and i5-12500H for the Slim 7i. These can be paired with an Nvidia RTX 3050 Ti Laptop, 3060 Laptop or 3070 Laptop for the Slim 7i.

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The Slim 7 gets AMD Ryzen 9 6900HX, Ryzen 7 6800H or a Ryzen 5 6600H. The AMD model gets the Radeon RX6800S Graphics 8GB GDDR6 or AMD Radeon RX6600S Graphics 4GB GDDR6 for the GPU.

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Memory and storage options include up to 24GB of DDR5 RAM and uo to a 2TB PCIe SSD.

Battery life is 71Whr or 99.99Whr depending on model with Super Rapid Charge over USB-C. An 80 min charge gets you 0 to 100%.

Ports include, two USB Type-C (USB 3.2 Gen 2), a 4-in-1 SD Card Reader, audio jack, E-Shutter switch, DC-in, two USB Type A 3.2 Gen2 and HDMI 2.1.

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Other specs include Wi-Fi 6 and Wi-Fi 6E depending on model.

The Lenovo Legion Slim 7i starts at $1,589 USD and ships this month. The Legion 7 starts at $1,519 USD and ship in June.

Source: Lenovo

By Sachin Bahal

Sachin is the editor-in-chief of TheCanadianTechie, a site he started in 2012 to become the ultimate, independent source for tech enthusiasts or “techies”. He is a versatile writer with a passion for technology and loves to write about gaming, entertainment, tech and more.

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