Lenovo will get gargantuan serious with gamers by providing straightforward overclocking and voltage adjustments, vapor chamber cooling, surface temperature probes, 10th gen Core i9 CPUs, and the logo original GeForce RTX 2080 Gargantuan Max-Q.
(April 16, 2020 change: The high-conclude Legion 7 will be a 15.6-walk laptop with no 17.3-walk versions announced to this point. Meanwhile, the mid-differ Legion 5 will near in 15.6-walk and 17.3-walk items. Lenovo will birth the Intel-powered Legion 7 because the “Legion 7i” to be in accordance to the Intel-powered Legion 5i. The original naming convention is defined right here.)
Alongside with MSI, Razer, Asus, and Gigabyte, Lenovo will additionally be refreshing its Legion sequence of gaming laptops for the 2020 calendar year. Unlike quite loads of the aforementioned OEMs, nevertheless, these Lenovo programs will be entirely original designs.
The upcoming 15.6-walk Legion 5 and 15.6-walk Legion 7 will change excellent year’s 15.6-walk Legion Y540-15 and 15.6-walk Legion Y740-15, respectively. Our comparability table under specializes within the principle specification differences between the more contemporary and older items. Principal updates are to the CPU, GPU, 240 Hz trace, webcam shutter, increased battery, and smaller dimensions.
Past the spec sheet, the Legion 7 will additionally be integrating the Q Adjust 3.0 instrument for overclocking and undervolting, vapor chamber cooling, “soft-landing” TrueStrike keyboard keys with 1.3 mm shuttle, increased clickpad, and Nvidia Improved Optimus as beforehand rumored. Our expertise with undervolting has printed that it goes to improve CPU performance on some laptops, nevertheless users will need to be careful of system stability.
The Legion 7 will change into on hand this Could well additionally simply beginning at $1600 USD. A lot of wide avid gamers like MSI and Asus have already begun transport. The announcement comes alongside the indicate of the Legion 5, Legion 5i, and entry-level IdeaPad Gaming 3.
|Lenovo Legion 7||Lenovo Legion Y740|
|CPU||10th gen Core i7-10750H
10th gen Core i9-10880H
|As much as ninth gen Core i7-9750H|
|GPU||As much as GeForce RTX 2080 Gargantuan Max-Q||As much as GeForce RTX 2080 Max-Q|
|RAM||As much as 32 GB DDR4 upgradeable||As much as 32 GB DDR4 upgradeable|
|Display||15.6-walk IPS FHD 240 Hz or 144 Hz, 100% sRGB, 500 nits (or 400 nits with HDR)||15.6-walk and 17.3-walk alternate choices, 144 Hz|
|I/O Ports||3x USB Form-A, 2x USB Form-C (1x Thunderbolt 3), HDMI 2.0, RJ-45, 3.5 mm audio||3x USB Form-A, 1x Thunderbolt 3, HDMI 2.0, RJ-45, mini-DisplayPort, 3.5 mm audio|
|Webcam||Above the show w/ privacy shutter||Below the show|
|Battery||80 Wh||57 Wh|
|Wi-fi||802.11ax (Wi-Fi 6), Bluetooth 5||802.11ac (Wi-Fi 5), Bluetooth 5|
|Dimensions||360 x 255 x 20 mm||362 x 265 x 25 mm (15.6-walk model)|
|Weight||2.1+ kg||2.3+ kg|