2019 Lenovo Legion Gaming Laptops Unlock Powerful Upgrades
The new Lenovo Legion gaming laptops pack in powerful specs with up to the 9th Gen Intel Core i processors and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 and 1660 Ti GPU options inside a stylish body that’s designed to help you game anywhere your day takes you.
Lenovo upgrades the Legion Y740, Y540 and Y7000p laptops to deliver better looking graphics and they introduce new IdeaPad L series budget gaming laptops that start at $869.
Lenovo Legion Y740
The Legion Y740 can be configured with up to a 9th Gen Intel Core i7 processor and you can choose between the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Max-Q or the GeForce GTX 1660Ti. Max things out with up to 32GB of DDR4 2666Mhz memory.
This powerful gaming laptop is also available with an optional 144Hz Full HD display with NVIDIA G-Sync support, to deliver a better gaming experience without investing in an external monitor. You also get support for Dolby Vision a 500 nits screen brightness and 15-inch and 17-inch models.
Lenovo also packs in a Dolby Atmos speaker system with Dolby Sound Radar to help deliver better sound in any setting. You also get a Corsair iCue RGB backlit keyboard with 100% anti-ghosting and up to 16 million color customization options.
The 17-inch Legion Y740 retails for $1,669 and the 15-inch model is $1,609. You can buy these at Lenovo in May and at select retailers.
Legion Y7000p & 7000
The Lenovo Legion Y7000p and Y7000 use an aluminum design with a premium look and feel and packs in the specs to match the style with the new 9th Gen Intel Core i7 processor options and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 or the GeForce GTX 1660Ti GPu options. Lenovo designed this to run cooler and quieter than a typical gaming PC and with the pure white backlit keyboard and stylish design it looks as good at work as it does on the couch.
The Lenovo Legion Y7000 is a 15-inch model with a red Y lit up on the lid and a red backlit keyboard. You can choose up to 9th Gen Intel Core i7 processor and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 GPU or choose between GeForce GTX 1660 Ti or 1650 GPUs. The Y7000 includes a 15-inch Full HD display with 144Hz refresh rate, anti-glare screen and 300 nits of brightness.
The Lenovo Legion Y7000p starts at $1,199 at Lenovo and select retailers in May. Legion Y7000 pricing is not available at this time.
Lenovo Legion Y540
the Legion Y540 is available in 15-inch and 17-inch versions with up to the GeForce RTX 2060 GPU and 9th Gen Intel i7 processors. You get up to six hours of battery life and both sizes include Lenovo Legion Coldfront — a dual fan layout to keep your laptop nice and chill during gaming sessions. The 15-inch model weighs 5.1 pounds, features a white backlit keyboard and Harman Kardon speakers with support for Dolby Atmos.
The Lenovo Legion Y540 starts at $1,209.99 at Lenovo and select retailers in May, and the 17-inch starts at $1,269.99 at Lenovo and select retailers in June.
Lenovo IdeaPad L Gaming Laptops
The IdeaPad L340 is a budget gaming laptop that Lenovo says can easily handle the “modern multitasker or undercover gamer.” You can choose a quick mode that prioritizes power for gaming and is likely louder as the fans run, or the Quiet mode to handle work when you don’t want to draw attention to yourself with a noisy laptop.
You can get the IdeaPad L 340 in 15-inch or 17-inch models with the latest 9th gen Intel Core i7 processors and the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 GPUs. You can choose an Intel Optane upgrade for better gaming performance.
The 17-inch IdeaPad L340 starts at $919.99 and the 15-inch model at $869.99. You can buy these at Lenovo in May and at select retailers.