Today, Lenovo held a conference and announced a variety of Legion game products. In this sense, Lenovo’s Legion is one of the most popular game product brands not only in China but in the world as well. Though the Lenovo Legion Y720 and Y520 laptops were announced in January, the new series was uncovered today. The notebooks include the Legion Y530 and Y730. By the way, the Y530 will be exclusively sold at Best Buy in the United States. It arrives this September.
In terms of appearance, the Lenovo Legion Y530/730 is more streamlined and subdued than ever before. The brand’s logo remains on the Iron Gray aluminum lid, lighting up with the full RGB spectrum. Lenovo has worked with Corsair to not only provide overclocked RAM but to power its keyboard backlighting software.
The notebooks provide a Full HD resolution with a 300nits brightness, a 72% RGB color gamut, and a 144Hz refresh rate. The 15-inch variant weighs 2.2kg, while the larger version at 17 inches comes at 2.9kg. Thus, they shouldn’t cause any inconvenience in terms of portability when comparing with other products from the same niche.
Currently, almost all game laptops carry the most of interfaces on the back to save for a Thunderbolt 3 port on the left and a USB 3.1 port on the right. As for our protagonist, it comes with 2 USB 3.1 ports, a mini DisplayPort 1.4, an HDMI 2.0 port, Ethernet and the AC adapter.
The Lenovo Legion Y530/730 is equipped with a Core i5-8300H/i7-8750H processor, a graphics card of GTX 1050/1050 Ti (4GB), dual hard disks. In addition, and up to 32GB DDR4 memory support.
The starting price for the Lenovo Legion Y730 is $1,179 and $1,249 for the 15-inch and 17-inch variants, respectively.