Lenovo Legion Y520 (80WK001KUS)

Lenovo Legion Y520 (80WK001KUS)


Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8 GHz, 15.6", 1920 x 1080, 16 GB RAM, 256 GB SSD, 2 TB HDD, GeForce GTX 1050 Ti, Windows 10 Home 64-Bit, 5.3 lbs.
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Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:89
GPU Benchmark:85
Popularity score:80


  • Very fast processor suitable for the most demanding tasks.
  • Mid-Range graphics card, suitable for modern 3D games at medium detail settings.
  • Good value for the money (but even better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:84/ 100

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Product nameLenovo Legion Y520 (80WK001KUS)Dell 4G86P Latitude 5580 Laptop, 15.6" FHD, Intel Core i7-7820HQ,2018 Newest Flagship Premium Dell Inspiron 15 Gaming Edition 7577Cravings HP Pavilion 15.6" HD Touchscreen Notebook, Intel Core i7-6500U UptoDesktop Computer Lenovo Y700 15.6-Inch TouchScreen Full HD Gaming Laptop, 6th Gen
CPU Benchmark89better90worse82worse74worse86
GPU Benchmark85worse67better90worse67worse79
Value for Money83better93worse62better92
Shopineer score84better94worse75worse66worse80
Operating SystemWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10 ProWindows 10Windows 10 HomeWindows 10 home
BrandLenovoDellDellCravingsDesktop Computer
Display TypeFull HD
Resolution1920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 1080
LCD FeaturesIn-plane Switching (IPS) TechnologyIPS
ProcessorIntel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8 GHzbetterIntel Core i7-7820HQ (Quad Coreworse7th Gen Intel Core i5-7300HQ Processor (2.5 GHzworseIntel Core i7-6500U 2.5GHz Upto 3.1GHzworse6th Generation Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz (Quad-Core
Base Frequency2.8 GHz
Boost Frequency
Memory16 GBworse8 GB16 GB16 GB16 GB
Max Memory Supported32 GB
Memory SpeedDDR4 2133
SSD256 GB256 GBbetter1 TB256 GB
Optical Drive
BatteryLi-Polymer P1 3-cell (45 Wh)
Battery Life
Graphics TypeDedicated Card
Graphics CardGeForce GTX 1050 TiworseNVIDIA GeForce 940MX 1020MHz 64 Bit for KI7-7820HVTbetterNVIDIA GTX 1060 6GBworseNVIDIA GeForce 940MX 2GBworseNVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M with 4GB GDDR5
Video Memory4 GB
WLAN802.11ac Wireless LAN
Weight5.3 lbs.worse6.6 lbs.worse5.64 lbs.better4.28 lbs.worse6 lbs.

Estimated Gaming Performance (FPS)

Here is the estimated gaming performance based on similar computers with the same graphics card. It is indicated as FPS (frames per second). Above 40 FPS is considered to be fluent gameplay (marked in green).
Game Low Medium High Ultra
Alan Wake15011355
Alien: Isolation22718510276
Anno 1404323130
Anno 207017917314489
Anno 2205138934717
Ark Survival Evolved74302014
Ashes of the Singularity524036
Assassin's Creed Syndicate69624515
Assassin's Creed Unity70583523
Assassin´s Creed III777344
Assassin´s Creed IV: Black Flag60606041
Assassin´s Creed Origins60413630
Batman: Arkham City20118914190
Batman: Arkham Knight93855337
Batman: Arkham Origins31525416478
Battlefield 11401115551
Battlefield 317813312550
Battlefield 418015912554
Battlefield Hardline1541398253
Battlefield: Bad Company 221519316576
BioShock Infinite22518316069
Borderlands 2137105106100
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare105986458
Call of Duty WWII1701276245
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare1431007147
Call of Duty: Black Ops 2243212161105
Call of Duty: Black Ops 3122985544
Call of Duty: Ghosts1271178051
Civilization 58050
Civilization VI79645039
Civilization: Beyond Earth1591047263
CoD: Modern Warfare 3145124159121
Company of Heroes 260585630
Counter-Strike: GO142284222228
Crysis - CPU Benchmark82104
Crysis - GPU Benchmark14911134
Crysis 25568
Crysis 31401128134
Darksiders II244145
Dead Space 3334294244142
Destiny 296665849
Deus Ex Human Revolution418149128
Deus Ex Mankind Divided83623417
Diablo III198188208179
Dirt 3205179162127
Dirt 4172965834
Dirt Rally3341419758
Dirt Showdown101868773
Dishonored 266603935
Dota 2 Reborn1191009486
Dota 2132126110
Dragon Age: Inquisition128865135
F1 201217214112699
F1 2013121118116105
F1 2014129127120109
F1 2017136836642
FIFA 16262223150
FIFA 17220157152124
FIFA 18241191162152
Fallout 4115875242
Far Cry 31211078441
Far Cry 41071005947
Far Cry Primal97575136
Farming Simulator 1721216712787
Fifa 12261179210
Fifa 13444370347312
Fifa 14414309307199
Fifa 15298251203
Final Fantasy XV Benchmark673421
For Honor167686145
GRID 217713112388
GRID: Autosport27115111583
GTA V1361296827
Ghost Recon Wildlands94453820
Ghost Recon: Future Soldier7449
Guild Wars 21265948
Hitman 201665623433
Hitman: Absolution91897444
Just Cause 281
Just Cause 392875550
Kingdom Come: Deliverance88473828
Mad Max1608174
Mafia 2167159155113
Mafia 3583924
Mass Effect 3588863
Mass Effect Andromeda91533128
Max Payne 381846652
Medal of Honor: Warfighter19215314254
Metal Gear Solid V61575757
Metro 203321316414052
Metro: Last Light1131098650
Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor1771267052
Middle-earth: Shadow of War107574230
Mirror's Edge Catalyst1381004841
Need for Speed 201696925643
Need for Speed Payback92615248
Need for Speed: Most Wanted58595860
Need for Speed: Rivals29264431
No Man's Sky84693919
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds94504228
Rainbow Six Siege2341649068
Resident Evil 5263183120
Resident Evil 72381126746
Rise of the Tomb Raider115804436
Risen 2: Dark Waters1051189457
Risen 3: Titan Lords68685556
Rocket League238155105
Ryse: Son of Rome90814845
Saints Row IV89837358
Sims 3515296231
Sims 41781289385
Sleeping Dogs16915413045
Splinter Cell: Blacklist911128542
Star Wars Battlefront 2128665339
Star Wars Battlefront1671366959
StarCraft 228610612384
StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm18910512681
Supreme Commander - FA Bench39
Team Fortress 2109978794
The Bureau: XCOM Declassified1171247640
The Crew60606251
The Division117864232
The Elder Scrolls Online94918357
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim1391469574
The Evil Within 258353130
The Evil Within746953
The Witcher 3120804424
Titanfall 21431236053
Tomb Raider40728018985
Torchlight 2129108102
Total War: Rome II25320917344
Total War: Shogun 220411180
Trackmania Nations Forever32213560
Warhammer 40.000: Dawn of War III103412724
Watch Dogs 280783825
Watch Dogs94814834
Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus100584739
Wolfenstein: The New Order61656254
World of Tanks v8100747463
World of Warcraft31024412586
World of Warships15913210290
X-Plane 10.25101542822
X-Plane 11.11574742
XCOM 289503415