Enter the arena with this slim, lightweight, portable gaming PC, that easily plays your games. Powered by 7th Gen Intel® Core™ processors and up to NVIDIA GTX 1060 or AMD Radeon RX 560 discrete graphics, and featuring premium audio and optional dual drive storage for added speed, it’s ready for action. A red backlit keyboard lets you play day or night, while its optimized thermal engineering keeps it cool for as long as you want to play – which will probably be a while.
Featuring the latest generation of processors, the Y520 sports up to a 7th Gen Intel® Core i7 CPU. With a 12-percent increase in productivity compared to previous processors and a 19-percent increase in web performance via a dedicated media engine, you can enjoy the latest in gaming performance and online gameplay.
The Y520 comes with up to NVIDIA GTX 1060 or AMD Radeon RX 560 graphics, which allow you to play games smoothly and with capable frame rates. So escort the payload in a first-person shooter knowing this gaming laptop delivers all the performance you need.
Superfast Speed and Storage
The Y520 comes with up to 512GB of PCIe SSD storage, ideal for reducing boot-up time and in-game loading, or 2TB of HDD storage, perfect for storing your entire gaming collection. Or you can do both and opt for hybrid storage, effectively getting the best of both worlds.
Harman Audio With Dolby Premium
With or without gaming headphones, the Lenovo Legion Y520 Laptop has you covered with 2x 2W Harman speakers with Dolby Audio Premium. Dolby Audio Premium is custom-tuned to deliver premium-quality audio for all content, for truly immersive gameplay.
Customize and Record With Lenovo Nerve Sense
Easily customize your settings, such as audio, active keys, cooling, and network priority – so you can focus on the game. Then, once you’re in the zone, record your highlights for replaying or uploading to streaming sites. Lenovo Nerve Sense makes it effortless.
Shine On With Red-Backlit Keyboard
The Y520 features a red-backlit keyboard, perfect for those late-night gaming sessions. This brilliantly crimson backlit keyboard features keys with 1.7mm of key travel distance, delivering crisp, accurate and responsive keystrokes perfect for in-game chatting and gameplay.
Starting at a mere 1.01" / 25.8mm thick and only 5.5lbs / 2.5kg in weight, wrapped in a smudge-resistant body, this gaming laptop goes wherever you do. So just toss the Y520 in your bag and enjoy powerful mobile gaming no matter where you go.
The Y520 was designed to fight heat with strategically engineered fans and vents. Located close to the graphics card and processors, this fan system keeps hot air moving while rear-placed thermal vents remove that heat. Furthermore, you can use the Extreme Cooling shortcut within Lenovo Nerve Sense for gaming firefights that require an additional push of cooling.
?The processor runs the operating system and all applications. The faster the processor, the faster your programs run, but battery life can be affected.
Up to 7th Generation Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (2.80GHz 6MB)
Windows 10 Home
Windows 10 Pro - Lenovo recommends Windows 10 Pro
AMD Radeon™ RX 560 4GB GDRR5
NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1060 3GB
NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1050 Ti 4GB
?Memory, aka RAM, is used to store data temporarily as you are actively working on your laptop. It is not where your data is permanently stored. More memory can help your system run faster, especially if you have a lot of programs open at the same time.
Up to 16GB DDR4 2400 MHz
?Storage is where data, like documents and applications, resides permanently on your computer. Not to be confused with memory, which is only active when the computer is in use. Larger files like media files will need larger storage.
Up to 2TB HDD 5400 RPM
Up to 512GB PCie SSD
Dual Drive Configurations available. (HDD + SSD)
2 x 2W Harman™ Certified Speakers with Dolby Audio™ Premium
Up to 4 hours
45 Hr Li-Polymer Battery
?The display is the screen. Higher resolutions displays allow you to fit more content on the screen at once. IPS displays offer better colour and wider viewing angles.
15.6" FHD (1920 x 1080) IPS Anti-Glare LED Backlight with integrated camera
Dimensions (W x D x H)
14.96" x 10.43" x 1.01" / 380 x 265 x 25.8 (mm) (NVIDIA)
14.96" x 10.43" x 1.09" / 380 x 265 x 27.8 (mm) (Radeon)
Starting at 5.29 lbs (2.4 kg) (NVIDIA)
Starting at 5.5 lbs (2.5 kg) (Radeon)
WLAN & Bluetooth®
?WiFi or Wireless comes down to B, G, N or AC. The basics are B and G, G being faster than B with more range. AC is the fastest, but N has the furthest range and more frequency options.
Up to Lenovo AC Wireless (2x2) WiFi + Bluetooth® 4.1
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