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Lenovo Legion Y740-17 Series

Lenovo Legion Y740-17IRHProcessor: Intel Coffee Lake i7-8750H, Intel Coffee Lake i7-9750H
Graphics Adapter: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 Mobile, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Max-Q
Display: 17.30 inch
Weight: 2.8kg, 2.9kg, 2.956kg
Price: 2000, 2200, 2300, 2500 euro
Average Score: 80.16% - good
Average of 17 scores (from 19 reviews)
performance: 93%, features: 73%, display: 82%, mobility: 67%, workmanship: 77%, ergonomy: 82%, emissions: 83%

 

Lenovo Legion Y740-17ICH

Specifications

Lenovo Legion Y740-17ICHNotebook: Lenovo Legion Y740-17ICH
Processor: Intel Coffee Lake i7-8750H
Graphics Adapter: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Max-Q 8192 MB
Display: 17.30 inch, 16:9, 1920 x 1080 pixels
Weight: 2.8kg
Price: 2300 euro
Links: Lenovo homepage

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Average Score: 76.6% - good

Average of 10 scores (from 12 reviews)

 

85.6% Lenovo Legion Y740-17ICH (i7-8750H, RTX 2080 Max-Q) Laptop Review | Notebookcheck
A mid-range laptop equipped with a high-end GPU. The Lenovo Legion Y740 is just as powerful as some of the popular heavy hitters in the enthusiast gaming notebook market even if it doesn't quite look or feel the part.
83% Lenovo Legion Y740 (17-inch) review:
Source: CNet English Archive.org version
The Legion Y740 delivers cutting-edge gaming performance at a considerably lower price than the competition.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 03/31/2019
Rating: Total score: 83% performance: 90% mobility: 70% workmanship: 80%
83% Lenovo Legion Y740 (17-inch) review:
Source: CNet English Archive.org version
The Legion Y740 delivers cutting-edge gaming performance at a considerably lower price than the competition.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 03/31/2019
Rating: Total score: 83% performance: 90% mobility: 70% workmanship: 80%
60% Lenovo Legion Y740 (17-inch) (2019) Review
Source: Laptop Mag English Archive.org version
The Lenovo Legion Y740 is a strong performer and boasts solid speakers, but it loses points for its dim display and questionable build quality.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 03/27/2019
Rating: Total score: 60%
60% Lenovo Legion Y740 (17-inch) (2019) Review
Source: Laptop Mag English Archive.org version
The Lenovo Legion Y740 is a strong performer and boasts solid speakers, but it loses points for its dim display and questionable build quality.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 03/27/2019
Rating: Total score: 60%
80% Lenovo Legion Y740 (17-Inch, 81HH0004US)
Source: PC Mag English Archive.org version
The battery life is brief and the body is hefty, but Lenovo's Legion Y740 delivers fine value among big, high-powered gaming laptops, with speed and features that rival more expensive machines.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 03/23/2019
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Lenovo Legion Y740 (17-Inch, 81HH0004US)
Source: PC Mag English Archive.org version
The battery life is brief and the body is hefty, but Lenovo's Legion Y740 delivers fine value among big, high-powered gaming laptops, with speed and features that rival more expensive machines.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 03/23/2019
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Lenovo Legion Y740 17-inch review: Ray tracing and DLSS on a laptop
Source: Neowin English Archive.org version
If you're in the market for a gaming PC, you've obviously got a lot of options, but I think the 17-inch Lenovo Legion Y740 is a pretty good choice. It's massive, and we'll be taking a look at the 15-inch model in a week or two. But as long as you're OK with the size, you're good to go.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 03/16/2019
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Lenovo Legion Y740 17-inch review: Ray tracing and DLSS on a laptop
Source: Neowin English Archive.org version
If you're in the market for a gaming PC, you've obviously got a lot of options, but I think the 17-inch Lenovo Legion Y740 is a pretty good choice. It's massive, and we'll be taking a look at the 15-inch model in a week or two. But as long as you're OK with the size, you're good to go.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 03/16/2019
Rating: Total score: 80%
Hands on: Lenovo Legion Y740 review
Source: Techradar English Archive.org version
It’s crystal clear where Lenovo’s focuses were with its Y740 gaming laptops update: power, power and more power. However, this coupled with once-optional features coming standard has hiked the starting price up considerably.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 01/08/2019
Hands on: Lenovo Legion Y740 review
Source: Techradar English Archive.org version
It’s crystal clear where Lenovo’s focuses were with its Y740 gaming laptops update: power, power and more power. However, this coupled with once-optional features coming standard has hiked the starting price up considerably.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 01/08/2019

Foreign Reviews

80% Test Lenovo Legion Y740 : un bon rapport performance-prix pour gamers
Source: CNet France French FR→EN Archive.org version
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 04/04/2019
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Test Lenovo Legion Y740 : un bon rapport performance-prix pour gamers
Source: CNet France French FR→EN Archive.org version
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 04/04/2019
Rating: Total score: 80%

 

Lenovo Legion Y740-17ICHG-81HH0012GE

Specifications

Lenovo Legion Y740-17ICHG-81HH0012GENotebook: Lenovo Legion Y740-17ICHG-81HH0012GE
Processor: Intel Coffee Lake i7-8750H
Graphics Adapter: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q 8192 MB
Display: 17.30 inch, 16:9, 1920 x 1080 pixels
Weight: 2.9kg
Price: 2500 euro
Links: Lenovo homepage

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Average Score: 90% - very good

Average of 1 scores (from 1 reviews)

 

Foreign Reviews

90% Lenovo Legion Y740-17ICHG Grafik-Monster mit kleineren Schwächen
Source: Chip.de German DE→EN Archive.org version
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 03/06/2019
Rating: Total score: 90% performance: 99% features: 99% display: 78% mobility: 68% ergonomy: 82%

 

Lenovo Legion Y740-17ICHg-81HH001NGE

Specifications

Lenovo Legion Y740-17ICHg-81HH001NGENotebook: Lenovo Legion Y740-17ICHg-81HH001NGE
Processor: Intel Coffee Lake i7-8750H
Graphics Adapter: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Max-Q
Display: 17.30 inch, 16:9, 1920 x 1080 pixels
Weight: 2.9kg
Links: Lenovo homepage

Pricecompare

Average Score: 80% - good

Average of 1 scores (from 1 reviews)

 

Foreign Reviews

80% Lenovo Legion Y740 – moc RTX-a 2080 w małym opakowaniu (recenzja)
Source: Tabletowo Turkish PL→EN Archive.org version
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 03/31/2019
Rating: Total score: 80%

 

Lenovo Legion Y740-17ICHg-81UJ001UGE

Specifications

Lenovo Legion Y740-17ICHg-81UJ001UGENotebook: Lenovo Legion Y740-17ICHg-81UJ001UGE
Processor: Intel Coffee Lake i7-9750H
Graphics Adapter: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q 8192 MB
Display: 17.30 inch, 16:9, 1920 x 1080 pixels
Weight: 2.9kg
Price: 2200 euro
Links: Lenovo homepage

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Average Score: 74% - average

Average of 1 scores (from 3 reviews)

 

Lenovo Legion Y740 17″ review – enjoy gaming, while being incognito
Source: Laptop Media English Archive.org version
The Legion Y740 17″ is built for gamers that are not all in the aggressive looks or the gold, red and black combinations. No, in fact, the laptop is combining silver with a somewhat industrial design and a pinch of blue as a backlight on various places. Of course, there is the RGB keyboard, but it looks ever so subtle on this chassis.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 08/14/2019

Foreign Reviews

Mi Experiencia Con El Lenovo Legion Y740 Tras Dos Semanas De Uso
Source: Tuexperto Spanish ES→EN
Positive: Excellent display; powerful hardware; high gaming performance; stylish design. Negative: Heavy and bulky; high price.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 01/31/2020
74% Test du Lenovo Legion Y740, ce PC portable gamer tout en sobriété mise sur son moteur pour convaincre
Source: 01Net French FR→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 01/14/2020
Rating: Total score: 74% performance: 90% mobility: 70%

 

Lenovo Legion Y740-17IRH

Specifications

Lenovo Legion Y740-17IRHNotebook: Lenovo Legion Y740-17IRH
Processor: Intel Coffee Lake i7-9750H
Graphics Adapter: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 Mobile 6144 MB
Display: 17.30 inch, 16:9, 1920 x 1080 pixels
Weight: 2.956kg
Price: 2000 euro
Links: Lenovo homepage

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Average Score: 92% - very good

Average of 2 scores (from 2 reviews)

 

83.2% Lenovo Legion Y740-17IRH Review: Gaming bolide gets high marks for its great power delivery and low heat development | Notebookcheck
Lenovo's gaming notebook displays all current games smoothly on its matte 17.3-inch screen (144 Hz, G-Sync, FHD, IPS) and also offers great connectivity: a combination of SSD + HDD, 16 GB of RAM (dual-channel mode) & a Thunderbolt 3 port. The iGPU is disabled ex-works but can be activated by the end user. This has a positive impact on battery life.

Foreign Reviews

92% Lenovo Legion Y740 con RTX 2080, análisis y opinión
Source: Computerhoy Spanish ES→EN Archive.org version
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 10/13/2019
Rating: Total score: 92%
92% Lenovo Legion Y740 con RTX 2080, análisis y opinión
Source: Computerhoy Spanish ES→EN Archive.org version
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 10/13/2019
Rating: Total score: 92%

 

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Lenovo: Lenovo ( "Le" as in the English word legend and "novo" (Latin) for new) was founded in 1984 as a Chinese computer trading company. From 2004, the company has been the largest laptop manufacturer in China and got the fourth largest manufacturer worldwide after the acquisition of IBM's PC division in 2005. In addition to desktops and notebooks, the company also produces monitors, projectors, servers, etc.

In 2011, Lenovo acquired the majority of Medion AG, a European computer hardware manufacturer. In 2014, Lenovo took over Motorola Mobility, which gave them a boost in the smartphone market.

From 2014 to 2016 Lenovo's market share in the global notebook market was 20-21%, ranking second behind HP. However, the distance decreased gradually. In the smartphone market, Lenovo did not belong to the Top 5 global manufacturers in 2016.


With these GPUs you are able to play modern and demanding games fluently at medium detail settings and HD resolution.

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Max-Q: High-End laptop graphics card based on the TU104 chip with 2,944 shaders and 8 GB GDDR6 VRAM. Runs at reduced clock speeds compared to a laptop RTX 2080 to achieve a much lower power consumption.

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q: High-End laptop graphics card based on the TU106 chip with 2,304 shaders and 8 GB GDDR6 VRAM. Offers reduced clock speeds to achieve a much lower power consumption.

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 Mobile: Mid range to high end laptop graphics card based on the Turing architecture with raytracing features and 1,920 shaders. Compared to the similar named desktop card it offers reduced clock rates.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.


Intel Coffee Lake:

i7-8750H: On Coffee Lake architecture based processor for big and heavy laptops. Integrates six processor cores clocked at 2.2 - 4.1 GHz (4 GHz with 4 cores, 3.9 GHz with 6 cores) that support HyperThreading. Manufactured in an improved 14nm process (14nm++).

i7-9750H: A high-performance hexa-core processor of the Coffee Lake product family designed for the larger laptops. Integrates six processor cores clocked at 2.6 - 4.5 GHz (4 GHz with 6 cores) that support HyperThreading. Manufactured in an improved 14nm process (14nm++).

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


2.8 kg:

In former years, this weight was representative for laptops with a 14-16 inch display-diagonal. Nowadays, 17 inch laptops weigh less than that.

2.956 kg:


80.16%: This rating should be considered to be average. This is because the proportion of notebooks which have a higher rating is approximately equal to the proportion which have a lower rating.

» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

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Stefan Hinum, 2019-11-20 (Update: 2019-11-20)