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Lenovo Legion Y920 (Kaby Lake) Gaming Laptop Review (Page 1)

Lenovo Legion Y920 (Kaby Lake) Gaming Laptop Review

Lenovo's Legion Y920 gaming laptop based on Intel's Kaby Lake platform gets fully examined as we see if it's one to consider or not.

By Steven Bassiri on Oct 23, 2017 10:52 am CDT - 1 min, 8 secs reading time for this page
Rating: 92%Manufacturer: Lenovo

Introduction

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We have looked at a few QHD and UHD gaming notebooks, and more often than not, they have small screens where the resolution makes things slightly more difficult due to icon and application scaling. Even with a decent sized screen, some of these notebooks can't properly play games at 4K (UHD) because the onboard mobile graphics or CPU aren't powerful enough.

Lenovo and other vendors know that the demand for higher resolution displays on the mobile side is more of a vanity play, as bigger is always better, except when you want smooth gameplay on the go. That's the reason notebooks such as the Lenovo Y920 exist. They combine a decent 1080P panel with a strong mobile graphics card, powerful overclocked mobile CPU, and even gaming feature such as a mechanical keyboard.

Let's see what the Y920 has to offer.

Specifications

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The Legion Y920 offers an i7-7820HK overclockable mobile processor, a NVIDIA GTX 1070 8GB GPU, 16GB of DDR4, a 512GB Samsung NVMe SSD, a 1TB WD HDD, a 17.3" 1080P IPS 75Hz AntiGlare LED display with GSync technology, Killer wireless LAN, and Killer wired LAN.

The notebook uses a 3.5 hour 6-cell 90Wh batter, and it weighs 10.12lbs/4.4KG (which is a lot). The notebook is 16.75" long, 12.41" wide, and 1.43" thick.

Pricing

The Legion Y920 starts at $2699.99.

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR - Steven Bassiri

Steven went from a fledgling forum reader in 2003 to one of the internet's brightest stars by 2010. Armed with an information systems degree, a deep understanding of circuitry, and a passion for tech, Steven (handle Sin0822) enjoys sharing his deep knowledge with others. Steven details products down to the component level to highlight seldom explained, and often misunderstood architectures. Steven is also a highly decorated overclocker with several world records under his belt. He brings that knowledge and experience to TweakTown.

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