Lenovo LEGION 5, LEGION 5 Pro, LEGION 7: Price, Specs, Availability in the Philippines

A higher level of gaming

Lenovo has proved that it has the guts to go head-on with other brands in the gaming industry with its LEGION brand of gaming devices. The brand is unstoppable as they release the next generation of their gaming PCs namely the LEGION 5, LEGION 5 Pro, and LEGION 7. These three devices provide better resolution displays, AI thermal cooling, and framerate customization all with the power of AMD Ryzen™ 5000 H-series Mobile Processors and NVIDIA GeForce RTX™ 3000 Series GPUs.

The AMD Ryzen™ 5000 H-series Mobile Processors have 8 high-performance cores suited for ultrathin gaming notebooks as well as AMD’s new Zen 3 Core Architecture and x86 chip technology that delivers optimum performance and great battery life. While the NVIDIA GeForce RTX™ 3000 Series GPUs have NVIDIA Ampere architecture, 3rd Generation Ray Tracing Cores, 2nd Generation Tensor Cores, and streaming multiprocessors. It also features NVIDIA DLSS 2.0 Technology that uses AI to boost the laptop’s performance while playing games.

Lenovo LEGION AI Engine is also on board inside these three laptops. It combines hardware, software, and machine learning that overclocks the PC’s performance when playing AAA games. Coldfront 3.0 thermal management system ensures that temperatures inside these machines are kept low with the help of an intelligent intake system, turbo-charged dual fans, and quad-channel exhausts with a vapor chamber that allows for increased airflow.

The LEGION 5 Pro and LEGION 7 boasts a 16-inch QHD display, 2560 x 1600 px on a 16:10 aspect ratio with 165Hz refresh rate, 100% sRGB, and 500 nits of brightness. Both models have a 3ms response time and VESA DisplayHDR™ 400 certified with support for Dolby Vision® and NVIDIA® G-SYNC™. The Harman® speakers are optimized by Nahimic® Audio that delivers 360-degree audio that features Night Mode with smart volume reduction and Sound Tracker, as well as background noise suppression. The Sound Sharing feature allows the streaming of audio to 2 different headsets without the use of adapters.

Vantage Smart Performance Services is in charge of scanning, detecting, and removing traces of spyware, malware, and adware. Moreover, it has the ability to fix network and access issues that reduces lag and latency. The 3-year Premium Care warranty service is bundled with the notebooks upon purchase which allows users to contact the 24/7 hotline support when needed.

To celebrate the arrival of its new gaming lineup, Lenovo is holding its LEGION Ultimate Upgrade Promo from May 7 to May 31, 2021, which entitles customers who purchased participating products to a LEGION Upgrade Pass that is equivalent to up to PHP 66,995 worth of gaming freebies. Every purchase is eligible for 1 Upgrade Pass and to claim, customers must visit legion.lenovo.com/promotions and provide their purchase details.

Customers will receive a promo code equivalent to their Upgrade Pass and this will randomly select the Upgrade Pass color they will get. The colors and their corresponding freebies are as follows:

The Lenovo LEGION 5 starts at PHP 74,995 and is available in 2 colors: Stingray White and Phantom Blue. While the Lenovo LEGION 5 Pro starts at PHP 84,995 and the Lenovo LEGION 7 starts at PHP 139,995 both are available in Storm Grey only. All three notebooks come bundled with a free LEGION Recon Gaming backpack upon purchase worth PHP 2,995.

Since April 30, 2021, the Lenovo LEGION 5 Pro is already available locally while the LEGION 5 on the other hand will be available within Q2 of 2021. The higher-end model LEGION 7 is expected to hit the shores in the early first half of 2021. These three devices can be bought at official Lenovo LEGION stores, Lenovo authorized resellers nationwide, and Lenovo LEGION Flagship Store at Lazada.

Nathaniel Trillana
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