Lenovo Legion Slim 5i: The elegance of power in gaming

Lenovo Legion Slim 5i houses impressive hardware within a relatively slim and stylish frame
Image of  Lenovo Legion Slim 5i.— Lenovo
Image of  Lenovo Legion Slim 5i.— Lenovo

In the world of gaming notebooks, the Lenovo Legion Slim 5i is a unique proposition. It houses impressive hardware within a relatively slim and stylish frame. 


  • Elegant design
  • Excellent hardware
  • Very good display
  • Good keyboard


  • Speakers, not the loudest
  • Fans can be noisy
  • No fingerprint scanner

Design and display

The Legion Slim 5i's design is understated yet elegant, featuring an aluminium cover and robust materials. Its 16-inch display boasts a 16:10 aspect ratio, 165 Hz refresh rate, and 300 nits of brightness. Ports are abundant, including USB Type C, HDMI, and Ethernet ports.

SpecificationsLenovo Legion Slim 5i
2.3 kg (5.07 lbs)
Dimensions359.7 x 260.3 x 19.9-25.2 mm
16 inches
Battery type


Powered by Intel Core i7-13700H and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4050, the Legion Slim 5i excels in performance. Nahimic stereo speakers enhance audio, while the Legion Coldfront cooling system ensures optimal operation. It runs Windows 11 Home Edition, apt for multimedia tasks.

Gaming performance

Equipped for high settings gaming, the 16-inch display delivers vibrant visuals. It handles demanding games seamlessly, with Diablo IV performing flawlessly. Battery life is standard for gaming notebooks, and charging is swift.

The Lenovo Legion Slim 5i balances power, performance, and style. If you are after high-end gaming in a portable package, this notebook is worth considering.

 Note that prices for the Lenovo Legion Slim 5i may vary based on configuration and region.