• CPU: Intel Core i7-9750H
  • GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 (Laptop)
  • Display: 15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS
  • Storage: 2000GB SSD + 1000GB HDD
  • RAM: 32GB DDR4
  • Weight: 2.30 kg (5.1 lbs)

Pros

  • Adequate price
  • Good keyboard with decent travel, big arrows, and a backlight
  • Wide and accurate color coverage (BOE NV156FHM-N4G)
  • Doesn't use PWM to adjust brightness (BOE NV156FHM-N4G)
  • Blazingly fast 144Hz screen option (BOE NV156FHM-N4G)
  • Capable cooling solution
  • Low-key design

Cons

  • Poor battery life for the 144Hz screen version (BOE NV156FHM-N4G)
  • Lacks SD card slot

Lenovo Legion Y540 15 - Specs

CPU Performance #27
  • Intel Core i9-8950HK 0.8%
  • Intel Core i7-10750H 0.6%
  • Intel Core i7-9750H
  • Intel Core i7-8750H 6.4%
  • Intel Core i7-9850H 13%
  • AMD Ryzen 5 4500U 16.2%
GPU Performance #36
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Max-Q (3GB GDDR5) 1.4%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Max-Q (6GB GDDR5) 4.4%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 (Laptop)
  • NVIDIA Quadro T2000 (4GB GDDR5) 3.1%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Max-Q 4.2%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti (4GB GDDR5) 4%
Display
15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS
HDD/SSD
2TB NVMe SSD + 1TB HDD
M.2 Slot
1x 2280 M.2 NVMe slot See photo
RAM
32GB DDR4
OS
Windows 10 Pro
Body material
Plastic / Polycarbonate
Dimensions
365 x 260 x 25.9 mm (14.37" x 10.24" x 1.02")
Weight
2.30 kg (5.1 lbs)
Ports and connectivity
  • 1x USB Type-C 3.2 Gen 2 (10 Gbps)
  • 1x USB Type-A 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps), Sleep and Charge
  • 2x USB Type-A 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps)
  • HDMI
  • Displayport mini
  • Card reader
  • Ethernet LAN Gigabit Ethernet
  • Wi-Fi 802.11ac (2x2)
  • Bluetooth 4.1
  • Audio jack 3.5mm audio jack
Features
  • Web camera 720p HD
  • Backlit keyboard
  • Microphone Digital-array microphones
  • Speakers Harman speakers (2x 2W)
  • Optical drive
  • Security Lock slot

 

Lenovo laptops with the same specs (sorted by price)

 

Laptops with the same specs, All brands (sorted by price)

 

More Lenovo Legion Y540 15 configurations

See all Lenovo Legion Y540 15 configurations

DISPLAY: 15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS

Name 15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS
Diagonal 15.6"
Pixel density 141.21 ppi
Panel Type IPS
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Becomes "Retina" from 24 inches (62 cm)

 

Lenovo Legion Y540 15 in-depth review

Lenovo is king when it comes to mid-range gaming laptops. It's been like that for a couple of years now, and last year they introduced a new design, that put the gaming Legion series undercover. Interestingly, Lenovo has decided to keep the apparently successful design for the Legion Y540. However, now, it pairs it with a significantly more powerful graphics cards - the RTX 2060 or the GTX 1660 Ti (pretty much the same GPU with the RTX 2060 featuring ray-tracing units, that are not found on [...]

Read the full review

 

Disassembly, maintenance and upgrade options

Here is the successor of one of the most popular mid-tier gaming devices from 2018 (Legion Y530) - the Lenovo Legion Y540. Now with more powerful hardware. It is of most interest, how Lenovo has manag[...]

Read more

 

CPU Performance: Intel Core i7-9750H

GPU Performance: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 (Laptop)

Some games you can play on this laptop

Rise of the Tomb Raider
quality
average
120 fps
80 fps
41 fps
32 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Far Cry 5
quality
average
95 fps
60 fps
56 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
GTA V
quality
average
144+ fps
94 fps
50 fps
31 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
TC: Wildlands
quality
average
60 fps
55 fps
48 fps
32 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
TC: Six Siege
quality
average
144+ fps
138 fps
128 fps
121 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
CS:GO
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
140 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Shadow of the Tomb Raider
quality
average
96 fps
52 fps
48 fps
32 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Hearthstone
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
144+ fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
World of Tanks
quality
average
144+ fps
-
-
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
FIFA 19
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
140 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
League of Legends
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
144+ fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Rocket League
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Overwatch
quality
average
144+ fps
-
-
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Fortnite
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
-
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)

Show me the best laptops for…

Subscribe
Notify of
guest
0 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments