Lenovo launched a new premium class gaming laptop product, namely the Lenovo Legion 7i. This laptop comes with a variety of new features and is not only intended for gamers but also for content creators. So let me be more productive.
- Processor: Intel Core i7-10875H coded Comet Lake with 14nm fabrication and 45 Watt TDP, and has 8 Cores and 16 Threads.
- RAM: DDR4-2933 2x 8 GB (16 GB), where the specifications of the unit tested are slightly different from those that are sold freely (2x 16 GB).
- Storage: using 1 TB NVMe PCIe M.2 SSD which is still available a second M.2 slot to add an SSD.
- GPU: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Super with Max-Q Design, with IGP using Intel UHD Graphics which has a Hybrid Mode feature in the Lenovo Vantage application to enable or disable Intel IGP.
- Audio: two speakers with Dolby Atmos Speaker System, 720p 30 FPS webcam camera with TrueBlock Privacy Shutter, and connectivity using Intel Wi-Fi 6 AX201 which supports Wi-Fi 6 and Bluetooth 5.0.
- Main screen: 15.6 ″ size with 1920 x 1200 pixel resolution, IPS panel with 100% Adobe RGB color gamut, 144 Hz refresh rate with 3 ms. response time. Brightness up to 500 nits, with already G-Sync support, VESA HDR400 and Dolby Vision certified.
- Body: Clamshell form factor that is common to most laptops, with Full Aluminum material and Slate Gray color options. The dimensions themselves are 36 x 25.4 x 2 cm and weigh 2.1 kg.
- Keyboard: referred to as the Legion TrueStrike Gaming Keyboard which is a full sized keyboard with a physical numpad, and consists of a soft-landing switch. Each key has 1.3 mm travel distance with anti-ghosting and spill resistance. The keyboard has an adjustable RGB backlight with the Corsair iCUE app. It is designed for gaming laptops
- Connectors: on the left there is Thunderbolt 3, USB 3.1 Type-C, and Audio Combo. While on the right side there is USB 3.1 Gen 1. On the back, there is HDMI, 2x USB 3.1 Gen 2, Gigabit Ethernet, DC In, and Kensington Lock.
Lenovo Legion 7i like laptops in general has a Performance Mode option that can be adjusted through the Lenovo Vantage, where the options consist of Quiet Mode, Balance Mode, and Performance Mode.