Lenovo 15.6" Legion Y540 Gaming Laptop

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Lenovo 15.6" Legion Y540 Gaming Laptop
Key Features
  • 2.6 GHz Intel Core i7-9750H Six-Core
  • 16GB DDR4 RAM | 1TB PCIe M.2 SSD
  • 15.6" 1920 x 1080 144 Hz IPS Display
  • NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 GPU (6GB)
Play your favorite PC games with the 15.6" Legion Y540 Gaming Laptop.
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Lenovo Y540 15.6" Overview

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Play your favorite PC games with the 15.6" Legion Y540 Gaming Laptop.

The 15.6" IPS anti-glare display features a Full HD 1920 x 1080 screen resolution and a 16:9 aspect ratio. The 144 Hz refresh rate helps reduce motion blurs and screen tearing. Visuals are handled by the dedicated NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 graphics card with 6GB of GDDR6 VRAM.

The system is powered by a 2.6 GHz Intel Core i7-9750H Six-Core processor. It also has 16GB of 2666 MHz DDR4 RAM, a 1TB PCIe M.2 SSD, Gigabit Ethernet, Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac), built-in stereo speakers from HARMAN that are Dolby Atmos certified, a 720p webcam, Bluetooth 4.2, USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C, USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A, HDMI 2.0, and Mini DisplayPort 1.4. Windows 10 Home (64-bit) is the installed operating system.

Windows 10

Start Menu

After its hiatus in Windows 8, the Start Menu has returned. Utilizing a combination of the traditional menu system and Windows 8's Live Tiles, the improved Start Menu gives you more information at a glance, showing notification information alongside your applications and other pinned items.

Cortana

Microsoft's digital personal assistant, Cortana can answer your questions with information gleaned from both your device and the internet at large. You can type or even talk with her, if your system has a microphone. Using her Laptop, Cortana keeps track of your needs and wants, and she learns over time to improve her information gathering skills.

Microsoft Edge

After nearly 20 years, Microsoft has finally replaced its Internet Explorer web browser. With Microsoft Edge, users can write directly on web pages and share notes with friends and colleagues. It also improves the online reading experience by adding a distraction-free mode and read-it-later functionality. Edge also has built-in Cortana integration; you can have her help you find a restaurant, make a reservation, and pull up directions without leaving your browser.

Windows Store

For Windows 10, Microsoft has unified the Windows Store. Now, apps for PCs, tablets, and phones will all be accessible from one place. And with support for Universal Apps, one version of an app can work across all your compatible devices automatically.

Windows Continuum

Windows 10 was designed for a variety of screen sizes and input styles, and with its Continuum feature, it automatically adapts to fit your needs. A Windows 10 tablet on its own requires a touch-centric approach, but attaching a mouse and keyboard will shift everything to a more traditional interface. You can even attach an external monitor to your Windows 10 phone for a near-desktop experience. But it's not just the operating system; Windows Universal Apps take advantage of Continuum as well.

Xbox on Windows 10

Gaming is a big focus of Windows 10. Xbox integration allows for PC players to match up against Xbox One players on supported games, and if you have an Xbox One, you can even stream compatible titles to your PC. Native support for recording with the new Game DVR feature makes it easy to capture and share your gameplay. The new DirectX12 takes better advantage of multi-core processors, giving games a performance boost, even on older hardware. Windows 10 also features native support for virtual reality headsets, such as the Oculus Rift.

Lenovo Y540 15.6" Specs

Operating SystemWindows 10 Home (64-Bit)
Performance
CPU2.6 GHz Intel Core i7-9750H 6-Core
Maximum Boost Speed4.5 GHz
L3 Cache12 MB
Memory Type2666 MHz DDR4
Total Installed Memory16 GB
Memory Configuration2 x 8 GB (User-Replaceable)
Maximum Memory Capacity32 GB
Memory Slot Type260-Pin SO-DIMM
Memory Slots2 (0 Available)
Graphics TypeDedicated
GPUNVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 with 6 GB GDDR6 VRAM
Display
Panel TypeIPS
Size15.6"
Aspect Ratio16:9
Resolution1920 x 1080
TouchscreenNo
FinishMatte
Maximum Brightness300 cd/m2
Refresh Rate144 Hz
Storage and Expansion
Total Installed Capacity1 TB
Solid State Storage1 x 1 TB M.2 NVMe PCIe
Optical DriveNone
I/O
Ports3 x USB Type-A (USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 1)
USB Type-C1 x USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 2
Display1 x Mini DisplayPort 1.4
1 x HDMI 2.0
Audio1 x 1/8" / 3.5 mm Headphone/Microphone Input/Output
Built-In Speakers2 x 2 W
Built-In Microphones2
Media Card SlotsNone
Communications
Ethernet1 x RJ45 (Gigabit)
Wi-FiWi-Fi 5 (802.11ac); Dual-Band (2.4 & 5 GHz)
MU-MIMO Support2 x 2
Bluetooth4.2
GPSNone
NFCNo
WebcamUser-Facing: 720p
Battery
Battery ChemistryLithium-Ion Polymer (LiPo)
CapacityNon-Removable 3-Cell: 57 Wh
Maximum Runtime5 Hours
Keyboard & Mouse
KeyboardNotebook Keyboard
Pointing DeviceTouchPad
General
SecurityKensington Lock Slot
Dimensions14.17 x 10.51 x 1.02" / 360 x 267 x 25.9 mm
Weight5.1 lb / 2.31 kg
Packaging Info
Package Weight9.8 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)17.25 x 15 x 5"
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