Product Comparison: Lenovo Legion Y740 (81HH001JMB) vs Lenovo Legion Y540 (81Q4004VGE)


General Specifications
Brand
Lenovo
Lenovo
Model
Legion Y740 (81HH001JMB)
Legion Y540 (81Q4004VGE)
Origin
China
China
About the Product
With the latest high-performance hardware from Intel and NVIDIA housed in a thin and light, all-aluminum chassis, the 17.3" Lenovo Legion Y740 laptop is a gaming masterpiece. Featuring best-in-class system lighting from Corsair iCUE and immersive visuals and moving audio from Dolby.
This sleek, portable 15.6" laptop pushes gaming performance to a new level. Its latest-generation specs guarantee you serious power. Thermally optimized to run cooler and quieter with a full-sized white-backlit keyboard, the Legion Y540 Laptop is primed for those who demand gaming wherever life takes them.
Key Specs
Screen Size
17.3 in.
17.3 in.
Operating System
Windows 10 Home
Windows 10 Home
Processor Speed
2.2 GHz
2.6 GHz
System Memory (RAM)
16 GB
16 GB
Storage Capacity
1256 GB
1256 GB
Battery Life
3.5 hours
5 hours

Lenovo Legion Y740 (81HH001JMB)

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Lenovo Legion Y740 (81HH001JMB)

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Lenovo Legion Y740 (81HH001JMB)

Lenovo Legion Y540 (81Q4004VGE)

Lenovo Legion Y740 (81HH001JMB)

Lenovo Legion Y540 (81Q4004VGE)

Lenovo Legion Y740 (81HH001JMB)

Lenovo Legion Y540 (81Q4004VGE)

What customers say about "Key Specs"
 
Size & Weight
Height
1 in.
1.04 in.
Width
16.22 in.
15.74 in.
Depth
12.01 in.
11.42 in.
Weight
6.39 lbs.
6.26 lbs.

Lenovo Legion Y740 (81HH001JMB)

Lenovo Legion Y540 (81Q4004VGE)

Lenovo Legion Y740 (81HH001JMB)

Lenovo Legion Y540 (81Q4004VGE)

Lenovo Legion Y740 (81HH001JMB)

Lenovo Legion Y540 (81Q4004VGE)

Lenovo Legion Y740 (81HH001JMB)

Lenovo Legion Y540 (81Q4004VGE)

Processor
Processor Model
Intel Core i7-8750H
Intel Core i7-9750H
Number of Cores
6
6
Graphics
Intel UHD Graphics 630
Intel UHD Graphics 630

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What customers say about "Processor"
Lenovo Legion Y740 (81HH001JMB) 17.3" Laptop
  • Intel processor just hits the spot. Good laptop.
  • The machine is solid and easy to use and move. Great processor.
  • This laptop is fast with good processor and easy to use.
  • Legion Y740 is a solid portable gaming machine, fast processor.
  • Good laptop for me with fast processor.
Lenovo Legion Y540 (81Q4004VGE) Black Notebook
  • Battery is ok and processor is fast for gaming!
  • Speeds on the processor makes gaming painless.
  • The processor is fast and the graphics look great.
  • Fast processor, wonderful display.
  • The i7 processor performs wonderfully.
Memory
Type of Memory (RAM)
DDR4-SDRAM
DDR4
Type of Storage
SSD + HDD
SSD + HDD
Card Reader
No
No
What customers say about "Memory"
Lenovo Legion Y740 (81HH001JMB) 17.3" Laptop
  • This laptop is amazing overall. Great performance, great screen, very fast and powerful. Good memory.
  • Great laptop! Boots up blazing fast with the SSD and gives high performance in the latest games!
  • Get the SSD, it's so fast and sleek and it's professional enough to be brought to work.
  • G-Sync display perfect for no frame drops! Fast and good memory.
  • Unfortunately, it has low SSD drive.
Lenovo Legion Y540 (81Q4004VGE) Black Notebook
  • Great memory so can have more programs open simultaneously.
  • 6GB of dedicated memory, I like it.
  • Amazing gaming laptop with a lot of memory.
  • Love my new Legion computer. Great memory.
  • Gaming power for image processing. Good memory.
Features
Display Type
FHD IPS
FHD IPS
Screen Resolution
1920 x 1080
1920 x 1080
Discrete Graphics
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060
Discrete Graphics Memory
6 GB
6 GB
Extras
Stylish and savage evolution, Gaming's evolution continues, Designed for what's next, Trusted hardware, for legendary gaming
Desktop-caliber gaming on the go, A new way to experience games, Gaming has a new look, Take your games to the edge, Go inside the action, Time to strike

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Lenovo Legion Y540 (81Q4004VGE)

What customers say about "Features"
Lenovo Legion Y740 (81HH001JMB) 17.3" Laptop
  • One of my favorite features of the laptop is the keyboard backlighting.
  • Lots of ports and features along with a solid performance rating.
  • Fast & user friendly. Love the RGB keyboard feature.
  • Best in features compared to its price.
  • All coloring features of this laptop are highly customizable using the i-CUE App.
Lenovo Legion Y540 (81Q4004VGE) Black Notebook
  • The webcan closing feature is a life changer.
  • The keyboard is well designed and the LED lights are awesome.
  • Awesome features and one of the best gaming systems.
  • I love all the features built into the system.
  • Quick and fast! But few features.
Connectivity
Bluetooth
Yes
Yes
Network
Wi-Fi 802.11 ac, Ethernet
Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Ethernet
Number of USB Ports
5
4
USB Type C
Yes
Yes
Other Ports
HDMI 2.0, Mini DisplayPort, Headphone/Microphone 3.5mm jack
HDMI 2.0, Mini DisplayPort 1.4, Headphone/Microphone 3.5mm jack

Lenovo Legion Y740 (81HH001JMB)

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What customers say about "Connectivity"
Lenovo Legion Y740 (81HH001JMB) 17.3" Laptop
  • I work. The ports connectors are also backlit making them easy to find at a glance.
  • Great portable work & gaming station. Good connect.
  • Durable connections. Good laptop for me.
  • Good and durable USB ports. I recommend it.
  • Great laptop with a lots of features and connectors.
Lenovo Legion Y540 (81Q4004VGE) Black Notebook
  • It was very easy to connect to the Internet wirelessly.
  • Good wireless connection. Great laptop.
  • Cool, Internet connection is solid.
  • Great laptop with good connectivity.
  • The connector of the power brick feels wobbly.
Warranty / Certifications
Manufacturer Warranty
1 year(s)
2 year(s)
Certifications
FCC, CE
CE, FCC
Other Information
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