Lenovo just announced Legion by Lenovo – a new sub-brand dedicated to creating powerful gaming laptops with DIY flexibility. The first two Legion gaming notebooks they launched are the Legion Y520 and the Legion Y720. Let’s find out what makes them special!
The Lenovo Legion Y720 & Y520 Presentation
The Country General Manager of Lenovo Malaysia & Singapore, Mr. Khoo Hung Chuan, revealed Legion by Lenovo, and the new Legion Y520 and Legion Y720 gaming laptops.
The Lenovo Legion Y720 Gaming Laptop
The Lenovo Legion Y720 is the world’s first Windows-based Dolby Atmos PC with JBL speakers. It is powered by an Intel Core i7 processor and the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 GPU.
The Lenovo Legion Y720 has a backlit keyboard with programmable LED lights, and boasts an integrated wireless receiver that supports up to four Xbox One controllers (not included). Here is a quick look at the Lenovo Legion Y720 gaming laptop.
And here are its key specifications.
|Specifications||Lenovo Legion Y720 - 15IKB||Upgrade Options In Future Models|
|Display||15.6" Full HD anti-glare IPS display (1920 x 1080)||15.6" 4K anti-glare IPS display (3840 x 2160)|
|Operating System||Microsoft Windows 10 Home|
|Processor||Intel Core i7-7700HQ|
- 2.8 GHz base clock, 3.8 GHz boost clock, 6 MB L3 cache
|Memory||8 GB DDR4-2400, 2 SODIMM Slots||16 GB DDR4-2400 memory|
|Graphics Card||NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 (6 GB GDDR5)|
|Storage||1 TB SATA hard disk drive (5400 RPM)|
PCIe M.2 slot
|128 GB / 256 GB / 512 GB PCIe SSD
500 GB / 2 TB SATA hard disk drive (5400 RPM)
|Audio||2 x JBL speakers (2 W)|
1 x Dolby Atmos subwoofer (3 W)
|Connectivity||802.11a/b/g/n/ac (2 x 2)|
Integrated wireless receiver for Xbox One controller
|Battery||4 Cell Lithium-Polymer battery (60 WHr)|
- Up to 5 hours of battery life
|Dimensions||380 mm wide x 177 mm deep x 29 mm thick|
14.96" wide x 10.9" deep x 1.14" thick
|Weight||Starting from 3.2 kg (7.05 lbs)|
|Launch Price||RM 6,099 / ~US$ 1,359|