Lenovo continues to push its gaming brand to closer to pinoy gamers with the opening of their first Legion Concept store in SM North EDSA last March 28th, 2019. Located at the 4th floor of the Annex Building, the Legion store features a wide range of products from Lenovo’s Legion gaming lineup, which visitors can personally test and play games on. Launched in the Philippines in 2017, the Lenovo Legion line has established significant foothold in the country and is expected to continuously increase in sales and popularity among the gaming community.
“As the gaming market grows exponentially every year, we at Lenovo would like to maintain our commitment in providing best performing and top of the line devices to the Philippines, which includes the Legion line of gaming notebooks. The exclusive Legion store was conceptualized to support the local gaming culture and provide virtually everything that a gamer needs,” said Lenovo Philippines Country General Manager Michael Ngan.
In addition to showcasing Legion products, the store will occasionally hold mini gaming tournaments to further engage the local gaming community. The Legion store at SM City North EDSA is just the first of many planned Legion Concept Stores set to open all over the country.
Also during the said event, Legion’s product manager, Tristan Ver Gonzales gave an introduction to their first RTX-powered gaming laptop, the Legion Y740. It is equipped with the latest Intel 8th gen i7-8750H six core processor and NVIDIA RTX 2060 GPU, it is also paired with 16GB of DDR4 RAM, 1TB HDD + 256GB SSD memory. Maximize the viewing entertainment with its 15.6” FHD IPS 144HZ (slim bezel) panel size. The device is available for PHP 119,995 at the Legion Concept Store, Lenovo Concept Stores, and at major electronics stores nationwide. Buyers can enjoy two-year onsite warranty, and those who purchase up to March 31, 2019 can avail of a free JBL Clip 2 and Lenovo Accidental Damage Protection (ADP) support worth as much as PHP 9,000 as part of an ongoing promo.
Lenovo Legion Y740 (Philippine Release) specifications
|Display||15.6” FHD IPS 144Hz (Slim)|
|Processor||8th Generation Intel® Core™ i7-8750H Processor|
|GPU||NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 2060|
|Storage||1TB + 256GB SSD|
|Audio||Dolby Atmos® Speaker System for Gaming|
|Keyboard||RGB Backlit Keyboard powered by Corsair® iCUE|
Input/Output (I/O) Ports:
· Mini DisplayPort™ 1.4
· 1 x USB 3.1 Gen 1
· 1 x USB 3.1 Gen 2
· HDMI™ 2.0
· Ethernet Port
· AC Adapter Port
· Kensington® Lock Slot
Left Side Ports
· 1 x USB Thunderbolt™ 3 Type-C™
· 3.5 mm Audio Jack
Right Side Port
1 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 (Always On)
|Warranty||2-year onsite warranty|