The Lenovo Legion gaming laptops range has been updated with the two main threads are the Intel Core N series processors and the NVIDIA GTX 16xx GPUs. The Chinese manufacturer’s proposal is divided into 7 devices in all: five are updates, two completely new models.
Lenovo Legion Y7000
It is a relatively compact laptop for the included components: 9th-generation Intel Core H series processors up to i7 and three alternatives for discrete GPU – from the GTX 1650 to the RTX 2060, passing through the GTX 1660 Ti. The 15.6-inch display with FHD resolution has virtually zero edges, 144 Hz refresh rate, IPS technology with anti-reflection coating and a maximum brightness of 300 nits.
Lenovo Ideapad L340 Gaming
This is an option for those who want a very powerful system but at competitive prices. It is available in 15 and 17-inch variants, with Intel Core 9HG up to i7 processors, NVIDIA GTX 1650 GPUs and optional Intel Optane memory system support. The device can operate in two modes: a game in “Quick” mode for maximum power and intense gaming sessions and “Quiet” mode to save energy and disperse less heat.
US prices: $869.99 and $919.99 respectively. | Availability: from May 2019.
Lenovo has also updated five models (actually three, but two of these are available in 15 and 17-inch variants) previously existing.
Lenovo Legion Y740: Intel Core 9th generation H Series up to i7, NVIDIA RTX 2080 GPU with Max-Q design or NVIDIA GTX 1660 Ti. Available in 15 and 17-inch versions; there is an optional 1080p 144 Hz G-SYNC display with Dolby Vision support and maximum 500 nits brightness. Dolby ATMOS audio system, up to 32GB of RAM (DDR4 2666 MHz) and Corsair iCue RGB keyboard with total anti-ghosting.
US prices: $1,609.99 and $1,669.99 respectively. | Availability: from May 2019.
Lenovo Legion Y7000p: Intel Core 9th generation H Series up to i7, GPU RTX 2060 or GTX 1660 Ti or GTX 1650. White backlit keyboard.
US prices: from $979.99 | Availability: from May 2019.
Lenovo Legion Y540: 9th Generation Intel Core CPU Series H up to i7, GPX RTX 2060 and two fan cooling system. It weighs just 2.3 kg and has a white backlit keyboard. Speakers produced by Harman Kardon with support for Dolby ATMOS. Available in 15 and 17-inch variants.
US prices: from $929.99 and $989.99 respectively. | Availability: May and June 2019 respectively.