Lenovo launches Legion 5i, 5i Pro and 7i laptops with Intel Tiger Lake-H and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 30

Published: 11th May 2021, 11:28 GMT   Comments

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Introducing Lenovo Legion Gaming PCs with New Intel Core Processors

Up to the latest 11th Gen Intel® Core™ H-series Mobile Processors

May 11, 2021 – Lenovo™ believes powerful and immersive gaming experiences exist at the intersection of hardware, software, and support services. For nearly six years, Lenovo Legion™ has delivered savage performance and sleek yet sophisticated design to a growing audience of avid gamers.

Optimized performance is at the heart of every Lenovo Legion product, and it’s especially true of the new lineup of portable gaming PCs featuring Intel’s and NVIDIA®’s latest technologies and Windows 10. Introducing the new 16-inch flagship Lenovo Legion 7i, the powerful new 16-inch Lenovo Legion 5i Pro, and the new 15-inch and 17-inch, Lenovo Legion 5i, which is easily customizable. Players can complete their setup and optimize esport experiences with the suite of innovative technologies offered on the new Lenovo Legion Y25g-30 IPS gaming monitor with lightning-fast 360Hz refresh rate for the total package in fast-paced, tear-free gameplay.

The Lenovo Legion 5i Pro is available in either Storm Grey or Stingray White hue[1]

Equal Parts Domination and Creation

Powered by the latest 11th Gen Intel Core H-series mobile processors, Lenovo Legion offers gamers and content creators a choice of high performance processors for superior streaming, low latency, high frames per second (FPS), and near desktop-caliber performance. Due in part to the expansion slots supporting up to 20 PCIe lanes which result in greater bandwidth and storage2 allotted to the performance of a connected hardware component (e.g. high-speed graphics cards, SSDs, and Wi-Fi cards), it can dramatically improve tasks like graphics rendering because it offers quicker loading speeds from the SSD during intense gameplay.

The Lenovo Legion gaming PC family runs on Windows 10 to unlock the full potential of your hardware – able to handle the demands of multitasking and heavy workloads with up to 5GHz turbo frequency for peak performance on multiple cores before overclocking.

Built for performance efficiency with eight cores and 16 threads, these Intel-powered gaming laptops are supported by Thunderbolt™ 4 for more reliable display connections, quicker charging and data transfers. Your laptop doesn’t have to compete for bandwidth on the same wireless channel as other devices thanks to Intel Killer™ Wi-Fi 6 connectivity3 that allows you to watch live gaming streams without slowdowns.

The Lenovo Legion 7i’s sleek exterior comes in an aerospace-grade aluminum in Storm Grey

With iconic details in refined finishes and colors that consumers love, the new Lenovo Legion PCs offer the remarkable performance of NVIDIA GeForce RTX™ Laptop GPUs with the latest ray tracing cinematics. On the new Lenovo Legion 7i, gamers can discover new levels of realism with up to 165W4 GeForce RTX 3080 Laptop GPU. What’s more, the new Lenovo Legion 5i Pro and Lenovo Legion 5i laptops also support NVIDIA’s latest graphics including GeForce RTX 3050 Ti and RTX 3050, both yielding up to 95W of total graphics power4 to get the most from AAA gaming titles.

Designed to raise the game for full immersion, the new Lenovo Legion laptops also feature:

  • Greater eye protection from blue light on the world’s first 16-inch QHD gaming laptop display5 with 16:10 aspect ratio and up-to-165Hz refresh on the TÜV-certified6 Lenovo Legion 7i and Lenovo Legion 5i Pro laptops
  • Faster millisecond key inputs compared to two generations ago and the precision of Lenovo Legion TrueStrike
  • Lenovo Legion Coldfront 3.0 thermals that provide an increased airflow of 18 percent gen-to-gen and lower system temperatures for longer gameplay with zero throttling
  • AI-optimized Lenovo Legion AI Engine for higher framerates that reduce in-game lag with overclock support by dynamically shifting power between the CPU and GPU7 for intensive titles that are either custom-tuned already or auto-detected by the system
  • Premium extras such as the webcam kill switch for greater privacy on the laptop’s side and a wide array of input/output (I/O) port types on either side and at the rear for easy connection of accessories

U.S. Pricing and Availability11

  • The Lenovo Legion 7i laptop with up to an 11th Gen Intel Core i9 HK processor will start at $1,769.99 and is expected to be available starting June 2021.11
  • The Lenovo Legion 5i Pro laptop with up to 11th Gen Intel Core i7 H processor will start at $1,329.99 and is expected to be available starting June 2021.11
  • The Lenovo Legion 5i laptop available in 15-inch or 17-inch screen size with up to 11th Gen Intel Core i7 H processor will start at $969.99 and is expected to be available starting July 2021.11
  • The Lenovo Legion Y25g-30 gaming monitor with G-SYNC will start at $699.99 and is expected to be available starting October 2021.11

 

Datasheets

Footnotes

  • 1 Color options may vary per geography and availability.
  • 2 Actual available capacity is less and varies due to many factors, including formatting, partitioning and operating system, etc. which utilize part of this capacity. The available capacity may change with software updates.
  • 3 Requires separately purchased and compatible Wi-Fi 6 router and plan that may vary by location. Additional terms, conditions and/or charges apply. Wi-Fi 6 speeds are typically up to 9.6 Gbps compared to Wi-Fi 5 with up to 3.5 Gbps. Connection speeds will vary due to location, environment, network conditions and other factors.
  • Denotes Maximum Graphics Power; supports NVIDIA Max-Q Technologies including, Advanced Optimus, Resizable BAR, Dynamic Boost 2.0.
  • 5 Based on research conducted by Lenovo (November 25, 2020) on consumer laptops with dedicated gaming processor and graphics sold by major gaming PC manufacturers shipping more than one million units worldwide annually.
  • 6 A TÜV Rheinland certification mark signifies that a product has been examined according to strict safety requirements by an accredited third-party and is supported by regular factory inspections.
  • 7 Available on the new Lenovo Legion 7i and Lenovo Legion 7; total possible thermal design power (TDP) is up to 170W (between CPU/GPU) while in Intelligent Mode.
  • 8 Considered the fastest in the world, 360Hz displays powered by NVIDIA G-SYNC are 1.5 times faster than conventional 240Hz displays and take full advantage of ultra-high frame rates in today’s biggest titles, e.g., VALORANT, Fortnite, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, Rainbow Six Siege, and Overwatch. For more info, visit: https://www.nvidia.com/en-us/geforce/technologies/360-hz/
  • 9 Based on NVIDIA’s research measured latency (in milliseconds) using a click-to-photon response time standard under competitive playing conditions, learn more: https://research.nvidia.com/publication/2019-11_Latency-of-30
  • 10 After the first year, pricing varies by market, hardware, package terms, distribution and various other factors. Contact a local Lenovo representative for more information.
  • 11 Prices may not include tax and do not include shipping or options and are subject to change without notice; additional terms and conditions apply. Reseller prices may vary. On-shelf dates and color options may vary by geography and products may only be available in selected markets. All offers subject to availability. Lenovo reserves the right to alter product offerings, features and specifications at any time without notice.
  • LENOVO and LENOVO LEGION are trademarks of Lenovo. Intel, the Intel logo, Thunderbolt and other Intel marks are trademarks of Intel Corporation or its subsidiaries. NVIDIA, GEFORCE, GEFORCE RTX and G-SYNC are trademarks of NVIDIA Corporation. Wi-Fi is a trademark of Wi-Fi Alliance. TÜV is a registered trademark of the TÜV Rheinland Group. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners. ©2021, Lenovo Group Limited.

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