The Lenovo Legion Y740 17 is a gaming laptop with a large 17.3-inch screen. The display offers a high refresh rate of 144 Hz for smoother gaming, besides the standard Full HD resolution and IPS wide viewing angles. The screen is powered by the Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB, GeForce RTX 2060 6GB, GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q 8GB, or GeForce RTX 2080 8GB video card. The costlier GeForce RTX options are recommended if you want the best performance and ray-tracing technology for more realistic effects in games. For general computing, the Lenovo Legion Y740 17 uses the 9th Gen Intel Core i7-9750H six-core processor, which is among the fastest ones. The laptop comes with generous system memory options with up to 32-Gigabyte capacity, hard disk drive or a faster solid state drive data storage with up to 1-Terabyte capacity, or HDD + SSD combination.
The Y740 17 includes a capacious 76 WHr battery, which is good for “up to 6 hours” of power autonomy, according to Lenovo.
You can check out various Y740 17 configurations or make your own configuration on the official Lenovo Store.
Lenovo also offers a smaller 15.6-inch version of the same laptop – the Y740 15. Furthermore, there’s a cheaper 17.3-inch gaming notebook model by Lenovo – the Y540 17.
Usual starting price: around 1,450 USD* as of October 29, 2019.
Specifications of the Lenovo Legion Y740 17
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Standard laptop (non-convertible)
1920x1080 pixels Full HD (very good sharpness)
Other display specs
IPS display tech (wide viewing angles)
High refresh rate of 144 Hz (very smooth on-screen action)