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Lenovo Legion beefs up lineup with latest processors and graphics cards

Lenovo is updating their Legion gaming laptop lineup for the Philippines to cater to the needs of PH-based gamers with the latest Intel processors and Nvidia graphics cards. All these powerful hardware are going to be available on June 2019 and the Legion gaming brand will offer them at very competitive prices.

We will start to see the refreshed Legion Y-Series equipped with 9th Generation Intel processors with the latest NVIDIA Graphics: GTX-16 Series graphics for the entry level, and GeForce RTX graphics for the highend.

For Lenovo Philippines Country General Manager Michael Ngan, said that the devices will cater to gamers who want to share their experiences through online streaming. “Thanks to the booming popularity of eSports and gaming in general, video game streaming has become very lucrative and we recognize that a lot of people want to get in on it. The boost catered by Intel and NVIDIA will surely help produce popular content since they not only provide the power needed to play new and upcoming games, which people want to see, but also make the process a lot easier,” he said.

Specifications and Pricing

A total of four Legion devices will be hitting Lenovo authorized resellers nationwide this June. These are the Legion Y740, Legion Y540, IdeaPad L340 Gaming, and Legion T530.



Legion Y740

Legion T530 (Desktop)
CPUCore i7-9750H Core i7-9750H
Memory16GB DDR4 16GB DDR4
GPURTX 2060 RTX 2060
Storage1TB SSD NVMe 1TB SSD NVMe
Display15.6″ FHD 144hz IPS HDR
PricePhp 119,995 Php 89,995



Legion Y540-15IRHG


Legion Y540-15IRH

Legion Y540-15IRH
CPUCore i7-9750HCore i7-9750H Core i3-9300H
Memory16GB DDR48GB DDR4 8GB
GPURTX 2060GTX 1660 Ti GTX 1650
Storage1TB SSD NVMe1TB SSD NVMe 512GB SSD NVMe
Display15.6″ FHD 144hz IPS15.6″ FHD IPS 15.6″ FHD IPS
PricePhp 99,995Php 89,995 Php 69,995


IdeaPad L340-15IRH

IdeaPad L340-15IRH
CPUCore i7-9750H Core i3-9300H
Memory8GB DDR4 8GB DDR4
GPUGTX 1650 GTX 1650
Storage1TB HDD + 128GB SSD 1TB HDD
Display15.6″ FHD IPS 15.6″ FHD IPS
PricePhp 59,995 Php 49,995
Legion Y740

Announced during the inauguration of the first Legion Concept store at SM City North EDSA, the Legion Y740 has more than enough power to enjoy games to the maximum settings with its NVIDIA RTX 2060 graphics card with 6GB VRAM, 16GB RAM, 1TB SSD storage, and Intel Core i7-9750H processor. The Legion Y740 will be priced at P119,995.

Legion Y540

Buyers of the Legion Y540 can choose among three variants:

  • A variant with NVIDIA RTX 2060 graphics card with 6GB VRAM, 1TB SSD storage, 16GB RAM, and Intel Core i7-9750H processor. It will be available for P99,995.
  • A variant with NVIDIA GTX 1660Ti graphics card with 6GB VRAM, 1TB SSD storage, 8GB RAM, and Intel Core i7-9750H processor. It will be available for P89,995.
  • A variant with NVIDIA GTX 1650 graphics card with 4GB VRAM, 512GB SSD storage, 8GB RAM, and Intel Core i5-9300H processor. It will be available for P69,995.
IdeaPad L340 Gaming

Ideal for those looking to get the best value for their money, the IdeaPad L340 Gaming is coming out in two variants:

  • A variant with NVIDIA GTX 1650 graphics card with 4GB VRAM, 1TB + 128GB SSD storage, 8GB RAM, and Intel Core i7-9750H processor. It will be available for P59,995.
  • A variant with NVIDIA GTX 1650 graphics card with 4GB VRAM, 1TB storage, 8GB RAM, and Intel Core i5-9300H processor. It will be available for P49,995.
Legion T530

Lenovo is returning to the desktop gaming market with the Legion T530. It is equipped with NVIDIA RTX 2060 graphics card with 6GB VRAM, 1TB SSD storage, 16GB RAM, and Intel Core i7-9700 processor. The Legion T530 will be available for P89,995.

All devices run on Windows 10. To meet the ever-increasing demands of games, all Lenovo Legion notebooks come with a standard minimum of 8GB RAM, and every device will also have a backlit keyboard for added flair. The notebooks will have 15.6” FHD IPS slim bezel display, with the Legion Y740 and the NVIDIA RTX 2060 variant of the Legion Y540 also having 144Hz support.

As a bonus for buyers, Lenovo is giving all of its latest gaming and Legion notebooks 2-Year Premium Care out of the box support. This entails services such as 24/7 support from the company’s senior tech resources, on-site warranty wherein Lenovo’s staff will go directly to the customer’s location for troubleshooting, and Zero Tolerance to Dead Pixel service, an offering that repairs displays even if it has only a single dead pixel.

Promotion

Gamers will be eligible for a full set of gaming peripherals with the Gear up With Legion promotion starting on May 11, 2019 until June 30, 2019. These gaming peripherals are actually a good deal on their own as they are already worth up to PHp10,000.

Ira James
Ira James is an enthusiast who has his roots on PC hardware and gaming. His career as a tech journalist began after working in the PR industry for two years. He started GGWPTech to write PC hardware reviews, gaming, cyber security, and enterprise tech news. His works are also syndicated by other media publishers: Tech Sabado, and the Sunday and Business I.T. section of Manila Times.

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