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Mobile mayhem abounds with Lenovo Legion and IdeaPad gaming upgrades

Written By published April 23, 2019

If you’re among the breed of gamers who like to take their action on the go, you’ll want to check out the five gaming laptops Lenovo has beefed up with the latest 9th Gen Intel Core mobile processors and the latest NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 and 1660 Ti GPUs, plus two new laptops—the Lenovo Legion Y7000 and IdeaPad L340 Gaming—the company has added to its offerings.

First unveiled at CES, the upgraded Lenovo Legion Y740, Y540 and Y7000p1 laptops have more than enough power to handle today’s most graphically intensive titles, from action-packed multiplayer online battle arenas to scenic role-playing games to heart-pounding first-person shooters.

Lenovo Legion Y740

The Lenovo Legion Y740 now comes with up to the latest 9th Gen Intel Core i7 mobile processor and Windows 10 Home, plus top-of-the-line graphics with up to next-gen NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 with Max-Q design, available on both the 15-inch and 17-inch model, or the latest GeForce GTX 1660 Ti. With support for Dolby Vision and a brighter screen at up to 500 nits, the Lenovo Legion Y740 brings entertainment to life.

Moving on to the refreshed Lenovo Legion Y7000p1, underneath its sleek aluminum metal design this mobile machine delivers massive gaming muscle per millimeter. Enjoy next generation specs with up to the new 9th Gen Intel Core i7 mobile processor and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 GPU, as well as GeForce GTX 1660 Ti and 1650 GPU options.

Want more spice in a 15-inch gaming laptop? Meet the Lenovo Legion Y7000. With crimson red “Y” lighting and a full-sized red-backlit keyboard, its seriously bold looks complement the latest generation graphics, memory and storage. Get up to 9th Gen Intel Core i7 mobile processor and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 GPU or choose between GeForce GTX 1660 Ti or 1650 GPUs.

With its thin bezels, the Lenovo Legion Y7000 packs more than 2 million pixels into a near-edgeless 15-inch Full HD display. Combined with up to 144 Hz refresh rate, 300 nits of brightness and an IPS anti-glare screen, this laptop brings games to life.

Meanwhile, available in 15-inch and 17-inch models, with up to a GeForce RTX 2060 GPU and 9th Gen Intel i7 processor, the Lenovo Legion Y540 packs plenty of power at a more accessible price point. The 15-inch model weighs in at only 5.1 lbs for portability and offers a white backlit keyboard and under 1ms input response time for the win.

With elegant design including cool blue lighting, the Lenovo IdeaPad L340 Gaming is an ideal mainstream laptop for the modern multi-tasker and undercover gamer. Available in 15-inch or 17-inch models, the Lenovo IdeaPad L340 Gaming has next-gen features including up to the latest 9th Gen Intel Core i7 mobile processor, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 GPUs and jaw-dropping Dolby Audio hardwired into the laptop to take portable gaming into another dimension.

Head over to the Lenovo blogpost for more about all the new laptops, including pricing and availability details.

1The Lenovo Legion Y7000p is known as the Lenovo Legion Y545 in select markets such as North America.

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