Notebooks are part of everyday life, much more since work for many moved home indefinitely – or hybrid – due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Therefore, take advantage of the possibility of buy a model installments and without interest it could be the solution to revamp that old team.
Financing is a more than interesting way to get a next-generation notebook in an Argentina with high inflation rates. In most cases the main brands in the sector offer them without interest and with plans that go from 12 to 24 installments with most credit cards.
In this context, Lenovo and Asus as well as national brands (Bangho and Enova) offer various configurations with ultra-fast processors launched in early 2021, solid-state drives, and plenty of RAM for computers that can run many programs and perform demanding tasks at the same time.
Lenovo Yoga Slim 7 and IdeaPad Flex 5
The elegant notebook of Lenovo Yoga Slim 7 It is distinguished by its aluminum body, it is light and fast, since it has the latest architecture in 11th generation Intel i5 processors, the chip launched in March of this year. The combination of these factors results in a team that appears to be heavy, although it is 1.5 centimeters thick and 1.4 kilograms in weight.
Regarding its characteristics, the notebook offers a 14-inch screen diagonal. The panel has a FullHD resolution and 100% coverage of the sRGB color space. The brightness is 300 nits that allow it to be used outdoors in situations with sunlight, the contrast is 2000: 1, it does not have a matte finish and the refresh rate is 60 Hz.
Lenovo Yoga Slim 7 has an aluminum body.
The processor is accompanied by 8GB of DDR4 RAM (3200MHz), a 512GB solid state drive (ssd) and Intel Iris Xe integrated graphics.
Meanwhile, the system of Dolby Atmos speakers The front end uses surround and height virtualization technologies creating three-dimensional sound.
On the other hand, the notebook IdeaPad Flex 5 is the 2-in-1 for work, use at home or school. It is distinguished by its 14-inch FHD touch screen, 360 ° hinge to use it in the most convenient format for every occasion and slim bezels to make the most of its dimensions.
Designed to fold 360 ° and go from laptop to tablet, this laptop provides the flexibility to use it in different modes. The digital pen compatibility, offers a new way to take advantage of your inspiration on the go; although it is not available in all configurations.
The IdeaPad Flex 5 is also available with an AMD Ryzen 5 processor.
Inside it is powered inside by an 11th generation Intel Core i7 processor, 16 GB of RAM memory and a 512 GB SSD solid state disk. The graphics are integrated into the chip thanks to Intel Iris Xe technology, since the machine does not have a graphics card similar to the equipment for gamers.
Like any laptop, it has a built-in 720p HD webcam with microphone & ThinkShutter, an innovative security tool that allows you to slide a switch to activate or deactivate the webcam in order to protect privacy in case an intruder takes over the notebook.
Lenovo sells the Yoga Slim 7 and the IdeaPad Flex 5 model from the official online store at a price of $ 159,999 and 120,999, respectively. In addition, with the purchase of any of them they give away the free update to Windows 11.
Regarding financing, the brand offers payment plans with 12 installments and the following 3 weeks will vary between 9 and 12 installments without interest, through Mercado Pago, without requiring an account. All cards are included in the promotion. They can also be purchased through bank transfer and with additional discounts.
ASUS X515 and ZenBook 14
Another of the benchmarks in the sector, the Taiwanese ASUS, has in its product catalog the model of laptop X515 that delivers powerful performance and immersive visuals. Its NanoEdge display features wide 178 ° viewing angles and a matte anti-reflective coating for a truly engaging experience.
Inside, it is powered by an 11th Gen Intel processor with up to 16GB of 2400MHz RAM and integrated Iris Xe graphics. It has a dual storage design with up to 1 TB PCIe Solid State Disk (SSD) It provides the perfect combination of large storage capacity and fast data read and write speeds.
The ASUS X515 laptop is available with the Now 24 plan.
The manufacturer’s suggested price ranges from $ 65,000 to $ 170,000 depending on its configuration, although it can also be used with the option of plan Now 24 valid until January 31, 2022.
For its part, ASUS ZenBook 14 UX425 is an ultra-slim 13.9-millimeter notebook notebook, powered by the latest 11th Gen Intel Core processors, offering enhanced performance for work-from-home, productivity, and entertainment.
The ErgoLift hinge automatically tilts the keyboard to the most comfortable typing position and improves cooling and audio performance. Its design allows easy portability, as it is thinner, lighter and more compact.
ASUS ZenBook 14 UX425 features a backlit numeric keypad in place of the trackpad.
For easy data entry, the laptop features the ASUS NumberPad 2.0 that integrates an LED-illuminated numeric keypad full-size on the touchpad often used as a trackpad.
From Asus they assure that the recommended price varies between $ 148,000 and $ 250,000 depending on its configuration.
However, both teams are available at the Mexx (with 18 interest-free installments), Start (with 12 and 18 interest-free installments) and PC Center (with 18 fixed installments) points of sale.
The national notebooks
Within the segment of national notebooks, the Enova with 11th generation Core i5 processor 14-inch (C141EK5-CI5T-48) delivers amazing results. The components are solid, the keyboard layout is very comfortable, and the performance is exceptional.
In the tests to which it was subjected, which included several open applications, the performance in the field of office automation and the web was tested to the maximum: Google Docs, WhatsApp Desktop, Telegram, Slack and even the disproportionate number of 40 tabs in the Google Chrome browser. Still, the laptop was never branded.
The Enova 14 model (C141EK5-CI5T-48) is not intended for gamers, although it supports “light” games. Photo Guillermo Rodriguez Adami.
As a plus, supports “light” games (Doom, Portal 2, Inside and Bastion) that do not demand so many resources at the graphical level and it worked in a respectable way.
It costs 150 thousand pesos financed or 120 thousand in one payment and its cheapest alternative, 68 thousand in one payment, with a processor i3 tenth generation. As a plus, the after-sales service guarantees attention from Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and warranty repairs within a period of 48-72 hours.
On the other hand, Bangho recently launched its new model BES X4, which shows great skills and state-of-the-art technology.
This premium notebook is designed for professionals looking for the best performance without losing elegance. It has an 11th generation Intel Core i7 processor, 8GB of RAM, a 500GB SSD solid state drive and integrated Intel Iris Xe graphics.
The national Bangho BES X4 notebook.
The 14-inch Full HD screen is part of a refined and very light design, weighing just 1 kilogram. To these features is added a backlit keyboard, USB 3.1 Type A and 3.1 Type C ports, Windows 11 home and Microsoft 365.
Its battery is 73 Wh, which provides a full duration with 10 hours of autonomy and high performance.
The brand sells the BES X4 model in its digital store for $ 202,499 or 24 interest-free installments of 8,437.46 pesos. It includes a 2-year warranty.