The 15" Ideapad 131 Notebook from Lenovo is a well-rounded system capable of handling everyday tasks such as browsing the Internet, streaming TV shows and movies, and video chatting with friends and family. Powered by a 1.60 GHz Intel Core i5-8250U‚Äč dual-core processor and 4GB of DDR4 RAM, it can efficiently multitask and quickly access frequently used files and programs. For storing your documents, movies, and data, it has a massive 1TB 7200rpm hard drive. Should you need more space, you can connect external storage solutions using its multiple USB ports, as well as its 4-in-1 media card reader, which can also be used to quickly transfer files from mobile devices.
The days when laptop computers used to be super expensive are long gone. Thanks to the advances in technology and dropping manufacturing costs, there are numerous laptops (from manufacturers both big and small) available across all price segments today. So even for those who just want a notebook PC that handles the basics right, there's no dearth of choice in the market. And that's precisely the audience Lenovo is targeting with its Ideapad series. Glancing at the raw specifications, the Lenovo Ideapad 131 15 appears to be a fairly decent option for those who are in the market to get their first notebook PC.
A horizontal speaker grille sits above the keyboard, whereas the trackpad (along with left and right click buttons) is below it. Coming to the sides of the Ideapad, the left has the power jack, Ethernet port, USB 2.0 (1), USB 3.0 (1) and 3.5mm audio jack (1). On the right, there's nothing other than a tray-loading optical disc drive and a Kensington lock. There's also a card reader slot placed at the front edge of the bottom port. Overall, the design and build quality of the Lenovo Ideapad to be appreciably good.
8th Generation Intel
The 8th Generation Intel Core i5-8250U is one of the first quad-core processors in the mainstream Core U lineup. It’s an important chip on the market since upgrade from the previous Dual core U-series processors to quad-core is a big leap. That’s visible in the i5-8250U benchmark results. Extra performance over its 7th Gen i5-7200U dual-core counterpart while retaining low (15-Watt) power consumption and low heat is a great achievement. The Intel Core i5-8250U is therefore a great choice for those who want fast laptop computing without sacrificing portability or battery life.
- Intel Core i5-8250U 1.60Ghz
- 4GB DDR4, 1TB(1000GB) 7200rpm
- Intel HD 620 Integrated Graphics
- 15 Inch HD 1366x768
- Built-in Optical Disc Drive
Order the Lenovo Ideapad Core i5‚Äč laptop and have it delivered to your doorstep within 1-3 working days or same-day delivery within Nairobi. Same-Day delivery in Mombasa on selected items. Pay on delivery via Cash or Mpesa.