Lenovo Legion Slim 7i and 7 – mobility in gaming laptops
Lenovo has announced its latest generation of sleek, predatory gaming laptops: mobile machines with uncompromising performance Lenovo Legion 7i and Legion 7 (16″, 7) as well as thin and light Lenovo Legion Slim 7 and Legion Slim 7i (16″, 7). At the forefront of gaming performance, the new Lenovo Legion 7i and 7 laptops are currently the most powerful 16-inch gaming laptops in the world².
The thinnest and lightest gaming laptops – the new Lenovo Legion Slim 7i and 7 – now available with 16:10 displays, join the category of 16” gaming laptops with QHD displays, enabling better combination of productivity and entertainment. The new Lenovo Legion 7 series laptops exceed gamers’ expectations, thanks to a number of innovative solutions that adapt and balance the multidimensional needs of modern gamers, including professionals.
Featured devices not only have the world’s largest battery capacity among 16-inch gaming laptops, but also top the world’s first 16-inch gaming laptops with FHD®³ webcams for even better streaming , and the first 16-inch gaming laptops with WQXGA (2560×1600) displays. The new Windows 11 laptops’ minimalist design, long battery life, and quiet AI-tuned cooling appeal to users who want both performance and mobility.
“Lenovo Legion has always been at the pinnacle of gaming performance, complementing gamers’ private and professional lives to fit anywhere, whether it’s a tournament room, a games room or a conference room -” said Ouyang Jun, vice president and general manager of Lenovo Consumer Business, Intelligent Devices Group.
“Sleeker and more predatory than ever, Lenovo Legion 7 Series laptops take it to the next level to push the boundaries of smarter, more capable gaming.”
Lenovo Legion 7i and Legion 7: the pinnacle of performance
As the world’s most powerful 16″ gaming laptops¹, the Lenovo Legion 7i and Legion 7 (16″, 7) are built for those who demand ultimate gaming performance. The sleek, sleek yet understated and sporty design of the laptops features an improved hinge and panel with I/O ports. The new Lenovo Legion 7i and 7 laptops are made of aircraft-grade aluminum and magnesium . As a result, they have a uniform, compact design and a subtle, minimalist CNC metal finish, while expressing limitless power. The RGB backlight system with many lighting effects on the keyboard can synchronize with the content displayed on the screen.
Lenovo Legion TrueStrike Keyboard has also been improved by using rounded keys with a deeper stroke than the previous generation. New WASD force sensor technology (WASD force sensor technology) with optional removable keys allows players to speed up their character in-game when more force is applied to the keys.
Pure power is hidden under the laptops sleek casing. The Lenovo Legion 7i and Legion 7 are now visually thinner than the previous generation, at just 19mm thick. The Legion 7i and 7 are Lenovo engineering achievements that pack the latest graphics, processors and storage into a 2.5kg chassis. These powerful machines also deliver long hours of operation away from an electrical outlet thanks to 99.99 Wh battery capacity – the world’s largest battery in a 16-inch gaming laptop – and USB Type-C charging. C fast with up to 135 Wh⁶ of power.
As the world’s first 16-inch gaming laptops with WQXGA displays, the Lenovo Legion 7i and 7 feature a 16:10 screen ratio, peak brightness up to 1,250 nits, and are fully calibrated for coverage. DCI-P3 color space at 100%. Their displays can also boast of a high tonal range and TÜV Eye Safe certificate. Gamers can choose between three panel options up to 240Hz refresh rate (165Hz standard) for everyday use, smoother esports gameplay where every frame counts, or cinematic visuals with incredible color accuracy.
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Lenovo Legion 7i and 7 feature 12th Gen Intel Core HX or AMD Ryzen 9 6900HX processors, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 Ti laptop graphics (up to 175W TGP) or AMD mobile graphics Radeon RX 6850M XT, DDR5 memory and PCIe Gen 4 SSD⁹ mass storage. All of this has been tuned for maximum efficiency with Lenovo Legion AI 2.0 Engine. This artificial intelligence, to ensure the best performance, can predict the curve of the fans and balance the GPU performance and CPU resources in real time according to the running game.
This artificial intelligence calibration can also intelligently optimize the operation of the cooling system Lenovo Legion Coldfront 4.0to lower graphics and CPU temperatures, while a laptop’s vapor chamber technology pushes the boundaries of what’s achievable in a gaming laptop. desktop units, which in turn dissipate 115W of heat without loss of efficiency. Improved cooling also includes a 67% thinner fan blade compared to the previous generation for better airflow, a phase change thermal compound coating for faster heat dissipation, more surface area and openings air intake under the keyboard.
Lenovo Legion Slim 7i and Legion 7: the freedom to create new worlds
As the thinnest and lightest 16-inch gaming laptops in the Lenovo Legion series, the new Lenovo Legion Slim 7i and 7 (16”, 7) are designed for demanding gaming and content creation in a refined and minimalist design. Available in Storm Gray or Onyx¹⁰, the CNC machined metal chassis is light and thin, weighing just 2kg and just 16mm thick. The aluminum and magnesium unibody metal casing maintains the rigid structure of the laptop. Plus, the improved durability of the Lenovo Legion Slim 7i and 7 is perfect for working and playing from virtually anywhere, whether it’s a coffee shop, office, or gaming tournament. At the same time, they take up the same floor space as a typical 15-inch laptop.
The new Lenovo Legion Slim 7 laptop series offers greater freedom of movement while maintaining power and performance with the latest 12th Gen Intel Core H or AMD Ryzen 9 6900HX processors. Users, thanks to the improved rear panel with I / O ports (including HDMI 2.1), will no longer need additional adapters. At the same time, users of these devices can enjoy unprecedented working time in this class away from the socket, thanks to a huge battery with a capacity of 99.99 Wh and fast charging with powerful up to 135 Wh via USB Type-C.
The large 16-inch display lets gamers enter perfect new worlds of brilliant colors and shadows, with color grading software support, wide dynamic range and DCI P3 color accuracy, all without eye strain, as proven by the TÜV Rheinland Gold Label⁸ certification process. From generation to generation, the Lenovo Legion Slim 7 series has also increased the area ratio of its 16-inch WQXGA display to chassis from 86% to 93%. Now this is also achieved at a 16:10 aspect ratio for an even more immersive picture. The Lenovo Legion Slim 7 Series is available in three display options¹⁰, including an incredible dynamic refresh rate of up to 240Hz (165Hz standard) and an optional Mini-LED⁷ panel.
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Inside the elegant case of the Lenovo Legion Slim 7i and 7 are efficient components cooled with the Lenovo Legion Coldfront 4.0 system adapted by artificial intelligence. The new Lenovo Legion Slim uses the Lenovo Legion AI Engine 2.0 to balance GPU and CPU settings for the best possible performance. These laptops also feature an NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 GPU (up to 100W Boosted TGP) or AMD Radeon RX 6800S mobile graphics card, and use DDR5 memory and 4th Gen PCIe SSD storage.
Generational changes and cooling system improvements include: 29% more floor space; 31% more liquid crystal polymer fan blades, which are also 40% thinner while spinning 100 RPM faster. an additional copper heat pipe to receive thermal energy only from GPU VRAM and a new thermally conductive coating, which further increases heat dissipation efficiency.
Lenovo engineers implemented an under-key air intake system with over 1,172 air intake holes in the keyboard, where each key is equipped with 1.3 soft-landing switches mm for faster, more accurate keystrokes. With all these design and engineering refinements, fan noise in stealth mode is no more than 30 decibels, or about the volume of a whisper.
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All Lenovo Legion computers also include an application designed to simplify gameplay. Lenovo Legion Arena is a gaming platform that consolidates all your PC games into one centralized hub, connecting to popular platforms and online stores. Everything from one place for the best gaming experience.
Pricing and availability in Poland will be announced soon.
Price and availability
- The Legion 7i (16”, 7) with an Intel Core processor starts at €2,999 and will be available from July 2022.
- Legion 7 (16”, 7), an AMD Advantage Edition with an AMD Ryzen processor, starts at €2,599 and is expected to be available from July 2022.
- The Legion Slim 7i (16”, 7) with an Intel Core processor starts at €1,999 and will be available from June 2022.
- The Legion Slim 7 (16”, 7), AMD Advantage Edition with an AMD Ryzen processor, starts at €1,899 and will be available from July 2022.
- Lenovo’s Legion Arena is available for download worldwide from the Microsoft Store.