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LEGION by Lenovo Concept Store


LEGION by Lenovo Concept Store

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LENOVO OPENS FIRST LEGION CONCEPT STORE IN PH. In its efforts to bring game-changing devices closer to Filipino gamers, Lenovo, the world’s number one PC developer recently inaugurated its

First Legion Concept Store located at the 4th floor of the Annex Building of SM City North EDSA. The store features a wide range of products from Lenovo’s Legion gaming lineup, which visitors can personally test and play games on. In photo from left to right: Sheilla Valencia, Lenovo Philippines Channel Account Manager; Charm Bautista, Lenovo Philippines Retail Manager; Emma Villaroman, Villman Area Manager; Eric Villaroman, Villman Purchasing Head; Michael Ngan, Lenovo Philippines Country General Manager; Manuel Villaroman & Girlie Villaroman, Owners of Villman; Sally Yu, Lenovo Philippines Consumer Lead; Tristan Gonzales, Lenovo Philippines 4P Manager for Legion and Desktop. 
Global innovation leader and number one PC developer Lenovo inaugurated its first ‘Legion Concept Store’ in the Philippines as part of efforts to bring game-changing devices closer to Filipino gamers in the company’s bid to own the local gaming segment.
Located at the 4th floor of the Annex Building of SM City North EDSA, 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.
Unleashing a gaming beast
At the inauguration of the first Legion Concept Store, Lenovo also showcased the Legion Y740 gaming laptop, Lenovo’s first device to have NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ graphics card.
Geared towards eSports professionals and mainstream gamers who mostly play the latest AAA games, the Philippine release of the Legion Y740 boasts of having the NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 2060. Powered by NVIDIA’s Turing architecture and its new RTX platform, the GeForce RTX™ 2060 has up to 6X faster performance than the previous generation of graphics cards.
“With new and upcoming PC games being increasingly demanding in terms of graphics, NVIDIA’s RTX graphics cards are what mainstream gamers need if they want to fully immerse themselves into these worlds, as it allows everyone to play at maximum settings while providing crisp and clear quality like never before,” said Ngan. 
Combined with the Intel® Core™ i7-8750H processor, the Legion Y740 easily handles graphics-intensive games like Shadow of the Tomb Raider, Battlefield V, and Anthem at either 1080p or 1440p resolution.
The Legion Y740 prides itself as the thinnest and lightest among similarly specced and priced NVIDIA RTX-powered devices, being only 19.95 mm thin and 2.2 kg (4.9 lbs.) light. Other unique features are its RGB Keyboard powered by Corsair iCue and USB-C Thunderbolt 3 support. 
The Legion Y740 comes with 16GB RAM, 1TB + 256GB SSD memory, and a 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.
About Lenovo 
Lenovo (HKSE: 992) (ADR: LNVGY) is a US$45 billion Fortune 500 company with a vision to become the global leader in Intelligent Transformation through smart devices and infrastructure that create the best user experience. Lenovo manufactures one of the world’s widest portfolio of connected products, including smartphones (Motorola), tablets, PCs (Thinkpad, Yoga, Lenovo Legion) and workstations as well as AR/VR devices and smart home/office solutions. Lenovo’s next generation data center solutions (ThinkSystem, ThinkAgile) are creating the capacity and computing power for the connections that are changing business and society. Lenovo works to inspire the different in everyone and build a smarter future where everyone thrives. Follow us on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Weibo, or visit us at
Lenovo Legion Y740 (Philippine Release) specifications
Displa-15.6” FHD IPS 144Hz (Slim)
Processor-8th Generation Intel® Core™ i7-8750H Processor
OS-Windows 10
GPU-NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 2060
16GB Storage / 1TB + 256GB SSD VRAM
Dolby Atmos® Speaker System for Gaming
RGB Backlit Keyboard powered by Corsair® iCUE

Killer™ Wireless-AC2
Input/Output (I/O) Ports:
Rear 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 Slo
Left Side Ports
• 1 x USB Thunderbolt™ 3 Type-C™
• 3.5 mm Audio Jac 
Right Side Port
1 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 (Always On)
2-year onsite warranty
SRP Php 119,995

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