Lenovo brings Legion in India, laptops meant for gaming. The two models that Lenovo launched are Legion Y520 and Legion Y720. Both can be used for casual use and for performance. The laptops come with better sound with Dolby, optional backlit keyboards, FHD IPS resolution, optimized cooling and VR support. As per performance prespective both are loaded with 7th Gen Intel Core i7 CPU and the latest NVIDIA discrete graphics cards.
Legion Y520 – Takes gaming to a whole new level
It is potable laptop, comes with luminum-brushed body and weighs less than 2.5kgs. It has 2 x 2W Harman™ speakers and Dolby Audio™ Premium for good output. As far storage is concern it has 128GB SSD and 1TB HDD storage.
Legion Y720 – Virtual Reality gets real
It comes with the world’s first Dolby Atmos® Windows® based PC. With NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 graphics, the laptop is the India’s first Oculus certified VR-ready machine. User has to plug a VR headset into the HDMI port and all set for experience. It has an option of an integrated Xbox One™ Wireless receiver, which can support up to four controllers simultaneously for gaming. It also has Thunderbolt 3, the fastest port available in the market.
Lenovo Nerve Sense for effortless customization: Lenovo Nerve Sense allows them to record highlights for replaying or uploading to streaming sites.
Keep your cool while gaming: The engineered fans and vents are strategically located close to the graphics card and processors to keep hot air moving while the rear-placed thermal vents remove that heat.
Accessories and Packaging: A Y gaming backpack comes as freebie. The Y gaming optical mouse and Y gaming stereo headset are also available at an additional cost.
o Additional 2 year onsite warranty worth INR 4990/- will be costs INR 999/-, EMI offers at zero cost
o Exchange offers on Flipkart and www.thedostore.com: Flat exchange offer of INR 20,000 on pre-booking on Flipkart
Availability and Price
Both the Legion models will be available on Flipkart and www.thedostore.com. In the official website the pre-booking starts from May 19,2017.
Lenovo Legion Y520 starts at INR 92,490/-
Lenovo Legion Y720 starts at INR 149,990/-
Bhaskar Choudhuri, Marketing Director, Lenovo India said,
“We are extremely excited to bring the Legion brand to our fast-growing community of Indian gamers. Gaming continues to be our strategic focus area and the new brand further enhances the Y series portfolio in India. The new Lenovo Legion laptops address every gamer’s demand for a superior and immersive experience with VR and outstanding audio capabilities.”
Hari Kumar, Director – Electronic Devices, said,
“As the undisputed one-stop-shop for all gamers in the country, we have consolidated the entire gaming offering across price points and specifications from laptops, desktops, consoles, accessories to DVDs under one roof and are seeing a consistent increase in sales from this category. We are happy to partner with Lenovo to exclusively launch its new gaming sub-brand, Legion, in India and are certain that these state-of-the-art gaming laptops will find great appeal with our customers who are not just gaming enthusiasts but also mainstream gamers. Students who form a huge part of our customer base in this category are increasingly adopting gaming laptops more than the regular laptops. Hence, Flipkart’s affordable consumer financing options such as No Cost EMI & Product Exchange, combined with our wide reach across the country will be a winning combination for student gaming enthusiasts all over the country to get their hands on the best quality gaming laptops and accessories.”