Lenovo has launched its new Yoga 9i 2-in-1 laptop in the Philippines. The latest model in the company’s long-running Yoga series still features its iconic 360-degree flexible hinge design along with some of the Lenovo’s latest innovations as well as Intel’s new 12th generation Core processor.
“Lenovo continues our mission of leading and delivering Smarter Technology for All, focusing on inclusive design especially in the hybrid world. With the new flagship convertible laptop the Lenovo Yoga 9i, we offer consumers a fully-equipped multimedia experience as they play, learn, binge shows, pay bills, or create content with powerful Windows 11 performance,” said Michael Ngan, General Manager, Lenovo Philippines.
The new Yoga 9i utilizes aerospace-grade aluminum for its chassis that also features Lenovo’s Comfort Edge jewel design, with its rounded edges that make it more comfortable to carry. Weighing only 1.4kg and measuring only 15.25mm at its thinnest point, users will be able to carry and switch the Yoga 9i between its different configurations, from laptop and tablet to tent and stand mode.
The new laptop also features narrow bezels all around its display, giving it an Active Area Ratio of 90% for its 14-inch Lenovo PureSight OLED True Black 2.8K resolution 90Hz touchscreen that’s also Dolby Vision HDR certified. The display of the Yoga 9i is coupled with the company’s first Bowers & Wilkins rotating soundbar speakers with Dolby Atmos.
Powering the Yoga 9i is a 12th Gen Intel Core i7-1260P processor that’s coupled with 16GB of DDR5 memory as well as 1TB of PCIe Gen 4 SSD storage. According to Lenovo, the Yoga i9 also has a battery life of up to 14 hours. Cooling the Yoga 9i is a dual fan and pipe design that’s includes two fans with 0.1mm fan blades for better airflow.
The touchpad of the new device has also been upgraded to be 45% larger than before, making multi-finger gestures in Windows 11 much easier to use.
Some of the other features that Lenovo has equipped the Yoga 9i with include its Smart Note application that allows users to take notes right from its lock screen, the ability to quickly shift between power modes by pressing Fn+Q or through a 1-click function key via Lenovo Smart Power, Lenovo Smart Appearance that optimizes how the user looks through the device’s webcam, and more.
The Lenovo Yoga 9i is now available at all Yoga Exclusive Stores as well as Lenovo Experience Stores and authorized resellers nationwide for an SRP of PHP 109,995. The new laptop comes in Lenovo’s Oatmeal color option and includes 3-year Accidental Damage Protection as well as 3-Year Premium Care Warranty.