Lenovo, a leader in PC industry has brought its new gaming series under the brand Legion in India and has launched two new powerful gaming laptops, Lenovo Legion Y520 and Y720. Thye new gaming laptops come with VR, better sound with Dolby, optional backlit keyboards, FHD IPS display and optimized cooling. Both laptops are equipped with the latest Intel Core i7 Kaby Lake CPU and the latest NVIDIA discrete graphics cards to deliver that extra edge on performance.
The Legion Y520 is Designed for portability. It has has an aluminum-brushed body and weighs less than 2.5 kgs. The Legion Y520 allows gamers to custom tune audio with the 2 x 2W Harman™ speakers and Dolby Audio™ Premium. Lenovo has added an optional red backlit keyboard on the Legion Y520, keeping the timings of most games in mind, and it’s true as most of gamers like to play at night. The laptop comes with up to 128GB of PCIe SSD storage, which will reduce boot-up time and in-game loading or gamers can also opt for the 1TB of HDD storage, There is also the option to have hybrid storage, the best of both worlds.
The Legion Y720 is the world’s first Dolby Atmos Windows based PC bringing an enhanced sense of depth and detail to the overall gaming experience. It comes with a beats inside- NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 graphics. Along with that, the laptop is the India’s first Oculus certified VR-ready machine allowing games to plugin their VR headset into the HDMI and enjoy an emmersive gaming experience. It also comes with Thunderbolt 3, the fastest port available on a PC today to plug and play at lightening speeds. The Legion Y720 laptop comes with the option of an integrated Xbox One™ Wireless receiver, which can support up to four controllers simultaneously for gaming with friends.
At the launch event 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.” added Hari.
The Lenovo Legion Y520 starts at INR 92,490 and the Lenovo Legion Y720 starts at INR 149,990. Also, consumers will get additional 2 year onsite warranty worth INR 4990 at just INR 999, EMI offers at zero cost. Exchange offers are avaiable at Flipkart and The Do Store, games can avaial float Rs. 20,000 off during pre-booking period.