Apparently designed to deliver highly enjoyable entertainment, the newly-introduced Lenovo Z41 is an value for money laptop that many bargain hunters will give a special consideration. The 14-incher is driven by a powerful processor (up to fifth-generation Intel Core) for high responsiveness that facilitates pleasant user experience.
Design and Screen
The Lenovo Z41 shows off an elegant and slim design fitting of a machine you would love to carry around with you. The notebook is only a little over 20.2 millimetres thick and weighs less than 2 kilograms.
Designed to impress, the Z41 boasts a premium brush metal feel on the inside and an equally slick finish on the outside. It features a 14-inch screen with Full HD (1080p) resolution and a brightness level of 200 nits.
With up to the latest 5th-generation Intel Core processors powering away under the hood, the Lenovo Z41 is engineered for high responsiveness with minimal snags to allow you play and create with ease. The strong chip is supported by up to 12GB of DDR3L RAM.
Graphics is handled by integrated Intel Graphics, but you could get a unit with discrete AMD graphics card at extra the regular price.
Other Specs and Features
The Lenovo Z41 is powered by Windows 8.1 (64-bit) operating system and supported by a 41WHr battery, which Lenovo says will keep the laptop running for up to four hours. A 5400rpm hard drive of up to 1TB capacity is provided for storage, complemented by 8GB SSHD.
The Z41 comes with a 1MP webcam, backed by RealSense technology to enable you see 3D images when having video chats.
You are treated to rich audio when listening to music or watching movies on the Lenovo Z41 with the built-in JBL speakers, assisted for immersive sound by Dolby Home Theater technology.
It is not just about listening to music, though, as the laptop comes with Stagelight Timbaland Edition software to give you your own sound studio for creating audio content.
The Lenovo Z41 features three USB ports (two USB 3.0 ports), a VGA port, an HDMI port and a 4-in-1 card reader. Lenovo Z41 comes with Windows 8.1, but will get free updates to Windows 10.
Pricing and availability
Lenovo Z41 laptops are not yet available in Nigeria. When available, you can buy the laptops at leading online stores in the country. Lenovo Z41 Price in Nigeria is expected to range from N100,000 to N220,000 depending on your location in Nigeria and the configuration of the laptop.
Lenovo Z41 Specs
Here are a few specs of the Lenovo Z41 Laptop:
- OS: Windows 8.1 64 (Free upgrade to Windows 10)
- Processor: Intel Core i3, Core i5, or Core i7 Processor (5th Generation)
- GPU: Intel HD Graphics 5500 or up to AMD R7-M360
- Memory: up to 12GB RAM
- Colours: Black
- Dimension: 346.96 x 248.92 x 24.38 mm
- Weight: 2.09 kg
Display & Keyboard
- Display: 14-inch FHD, 1920 x 1080 pixels, with anti-glare
- Keyboard: Full Size Keyboard
- Pointing Device: Touchpad
- Built-in Storage: up to 500GB to 1TB Hard Drive (Plus optional 8GB SSHD)
- Optical Storage: Yes, DVD
- Bundled Cloud Storage: –
Ports & Connectivity
- Webcam: Yes, 1MP, HD Camera
- USB 3.0: Yes, 2 Ports
- USB 2.0: Yes, 1 Port
- HDMI: Yes
- DisplayPort: No
- VGA: Yes
- Ethernet (RJ-45): Yes
- SD Slot: –
- Mic/Headphone: Yes
- WLAN: Yes, WiFi 802.11 a/c
- Bluetooth: Yes Bluetooth 4.0
- NFC: No
- Docking Connector: No
- Mobile Broadband: No
- Premium JBL Speakers
- Available AMD Radeon Discrete Graphics
- Integrated Array Microphone
- Battery: 4 Cell, 41 WHr Battery
- Use Time: up to 4 hours