ELEMENT Lite with Intel Core i5


11th Gen Intel Core i5 1135G7 4 Core 2.40GHz (Boosts up to 4.2GHz)
Intel Iris Xe Graphics
8GB 4266MHz Memory
15.6″ 1080p 60Hz Touchscreen Display
Thunderbolt 4, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.0
1080p60 Webcam
73WHr Battery
Windows Hello
Amazon Alexa
Estimated Shipping: 5-10 business days


SKU NON-INVENTORY-maingear-element-lite-i5-silver-variable Category

The Windows Laptop You’ve Always Wanted

Finally, the world’s most popular operating system is now available in an ultra-premium notebook. The ELEMENT Lite pairs the latest 11th Gen Intel Core i7 with Intel Iris Xe Graphics in a thin and lightweight machined aluminum body that empowers you to work seamlessly with creative freedom. The ELEMENT Lite delivers high-performance next-generation hardware within a lightweight design that prioritizes optimal cooling and an easily accessible design for upgradability to deliver uncompromised performance.

Visual Sensors

HD Webcam

Stream, meet, and capture on the go with the integrated HD webcam and quad microphone array.

Speed Awake with Windows Hello

Withready-before-you-lift-the-lid-all-the-way-up speed, your ELEMENT Lite is unlocked and ready-to-go with Windows Hello.

Wake On Approach

Have to step away for a moment? No problem, ELEMENT Lite dims the screen and locks your PC from prying eyes with the Time of Flight sensor.

Designed In Collaboration with Intel

The new MAINGEAR ELEMENT Lite was custom designed and engineered from the ground up to deliver the ultimate notebook experience. By partnering with Intel, we were able to push the performance. battery life, and experience even further, optimizing every detail to bring you the most refined notebook we’ve ever offered.

Vivid, Vibrant Visuals

The ELEMENT Lite pairs an exceptional 15.6-inch display with seamless adaptive software to deliver a vibrant and color accurate image. Adaptive Brightness and Contrast Enhancement allow the display to dynamically adjust to your environment and increase readability in bright ambient light while maintaining clarity.

Engineered without Compromise. Unparalleled Craftsmanship.

With an aluminum alloy chassis, the ELEMENT Lite is incredibly light at 3.64 lbs (1.65kg), and at 14.9mm thin, it’s the thinnest notebook that we have ever offered.  The precision light touch hinges are a joy to use (with a satisfying snap shut) and the glass touchpad and keyboard make it effortless to get things done, browse, and binge-watch on the lightest ELEMENT laptop ever released. With a 73WHr battery, you can watch up to 16 hours of local FHD video playback on a single charge, giving the ELEMENT Lite the longest-lasting battery life in any laptop we’ve ever released.

Intelligent Software

Intel NUC Studio

Gain control of your audio experience with a full 10 band equalizer and presets for music, movies, voice, and more.


Intel Driver & Support Assistant

Automatically keep your ELEMENT Lite up to date with the latest drivers from Intel.


Amazon Alexa

Speak to Alexa and watch her response from the front light bar.


Designed In Collaboration with Intel

The new MAINGEAR ELEMENT Lite was custom designed and engineered from the ground up to deliver the ultimate notebook experience. By partnering with Intel, we were able to push the performance. battery life, and experience even further, optimizing every detail to bring you the most refined notebook we’ve ever offered.

Work and Play

The new MAINGEAR ELEMENT Lite is the thinnest, lightest, and most advanced notebook we have ever offered. With features such as auto game settings detection, retro scaling, adaptive tessellation, smart VSync, and a native, low-overhead capture system, the ELEMENT Lite is the perfect laptop for both work and play.

Plug-and-play Expandability

Plug Into Choices

All the ports you need with USB-C, USB-A, HDMI, and Headphones.

Thunderbolt 4

Connect all your Thunderbolt devices with transfer speeds now up to 40Gbps!

Power Via Type C

No need for a bulky power brick, the ELEMENT Lite charges via USB-C.

This Is Not Just A PC, This Is Art.

Tech Specs


Intel Core i5-1135G7 4 Core 2.40 GHz (Boosts up to 4.20 GHz)

Intel Core i7-1165G7 4 Core 2.80 GHz (Boosts up to 4.70 GHz)


Intel Iris Xe Graphics


8GB LPDDR4 4266MHz (i5 Model)

16GB LPDDR4 4266MHz (i7 Model)

Storage Options

2TB WD_Black SN850 Gen4 M.2 NVMe SSD (i7 Model Only)
1TB WD_Black SN850 Gen4 M.2 NVMe SSD (i7 Model Only)
2TB Intel 660p Gen3 M.2 NVMe SSD (i7 Model Only)
1TB Intel 670p Gen3 M.2 NVMe SSD
512GB Intel 660p Gen3 M.2 NVMe SSD

Operating System

Windows 10 Home
Windows 10 Pro


Internal Speakers
Quad Microphone Array
NUC Audio Studio


73WHr Battery with fast charging support

AC Power Adaptor

20.0V, 65W 100-240V AC 50/60Hz


2 x USB 3.2 (Gen 3) Type A

2 x Thunderbolt 4 / USB 3.2 (Gen 2) Type C

HDMI 2.0 x 1

Mic/Headphone Jack (iPhone Compatible)

Kensignton NanoSaver Lock

Display Outputs

HDMI Output
DisplayPort via USB Type C


Silent Membrane Keyboard with Variable Brightness White Backlight


Glass Touchpad with Microsoft Precision Touchpad Driver Support


Intel® WiFi 6 AX 201 160MHz (2.4GHz/5GHz)
Bluetooth 5.0


1080p60 HD Webcam
Infrared Sensor with Windows Hello Support
Time of Flight Sensor
Ambient Light Sensor


Narrow Bezel IPS 15.6” FHD 60Hz Touchscreen
16:9 ratio
Glass Finish


355mm - width
230mm - length
14.9mm - height


3.64 lbs (1.65 kg)

Why Choose MAINGEAR?

100% Zero Bloatware

MAINGEAR systems have ZERO Bloatware installed. We do not offer any 3rd party software that can make your system unstable or may conflict with software you wish to install unless selected.

Lifetime Service & Support

MAINGEAR’s top priority is customer service. This means that we treat you with the utmost respect both before and after the sale. Our team of team of experts in New Jersey are just a call, live chat, or email away.

Watch Video
Additional information
Weight N/A
Dimensions N/A
Select Storage (M.2 NVMe SSD)

512GB Intel 670p, 1TB Intel 670p

Select OS

Windows 10 Home, Windows 10 Pro

Newsletter Signup

Stay up to date with all MAINGEAR News, Sales, Giveaways, Live Streams, and More!

MAINGEAR is an innovative high performance PC system builder that offers custom desktops, custom built laptops, pc workstations, small form factor PCs, media center PCs, SteamOS powered steambox’s, and VR ready systems. Each system is hand crafted for ultimate performance with uncompromising quality that has won multiple Editors’ Choice awards from publications such as PC World, Maximum PC, Computer Shopper and more. With a passion to build the best high performance computers and custom gaming computers, MAINGEAR will continue to set the standard. MAINGEAR’s expert team designs and supports all it’s products in the United States. Customize yours now.

MAINGEAR, the MAINGEAR logo, and other names of MAINGEAR products referenced in this Website are registered trademarks or other trademarks, service marks or trade names of MAINGEAR Corporation.

Learn More
Exclusive Deals and Giveaways

Exclusive Deals and Giveaways

Sign up to get exclusive deals, giveaways, and updates. 

You have Successfully Subscribed!