Lenovo, is revolutionizing the gaming laptop industry with the launch of its groundbreaking Lenovo Legion 9i (16″, 8). This 16-inch powerhouse not only boasts top-tier specs but also introduces the world’s first integrated liquid-cooling system, setting a new standard for gamers and creators seeking unrivaled performance on the go. Lenovo’s Legion lineup now includes a diverse range of options, from the Lenovo Legion Pro series for competitive gamers to the Lenovo Legion Slim series for those valuing agility. Alongside these releases, Lenovo presents the Lenovo Legion 16” Gaming Backpack GB700 and GB400, offering gamers versatile choices for their on-the-move setup protection.
“The introduction of the Lenovo Legion 9i (16”, 8) marks the latest pinnacle of Lenovo Legion’s gaming laptop innovation. The Lenovo Legion 9i is the first laptop in the Lenovo Legion ecosystem with an integrated liquid-cooling system and hardware AI chip tuning. The forged carbon A-cover, which in addition to its ‘unique-to-each-laptop aesthetics’ means a lighter laptop for gamers and creators who demand nothing but the best,” said Jun Ouyang, Lenovo’s vice president and general manager of the Consumer Business Segment, Intelligent Devices Group. “We are constantly challenging ourselves to push the limits when designing gaming solutions. The Lenovo Legion 9i (16”, 8) has set a new benchmark for us that we are excited to meet—and exceed—in the future.”
Lenovo Legion 9i (16”, 8): A Game-Changer with Integrated Liquid-Cooling and Forged Carbon A-Cover
The Lenovo Legion 9i (16”, 8) redefines the luxury gaming laptop experience with its exceptional hardware. Featuring the 13th Gen Intel Core i9-13980HX processor, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4090 Laptop GPU, and a choice of 64GB Overclocked 5600Mhz Dual Channel DDR5 RAM or blazingly fast 32GB Overclocked 6400Mhz DDR5 Dual Channel RAM, this laptop packs formidable processing power. However, what truly sets it apart is its innovative liquid-cooling system.
The Legion Coldfront integrated liquid-cooling system, a world-first on a 16-inch gaming laptop, enables the Lenovo Legion 9i (16”, 8) to achieve a maximum of 230W TDP while maintaining a slim profile of just 2.56kg (5.64lbs). Co-engineered with Cooler Master, this system efficiently manages heat during intense gaming sessions, activating when the GPU temperature hits 84°C to rapidly cool it down. To accommodate the additional weight of the liquid-cooling system, Lenovo engineers have crafted a revolutionary forged carbon A-cover. This not only reduces weight but also adds a unique aesthetic touch, with each laptop having its own distinctive forged carbon chip pattern.
The laptop’s immense power is showcased on the Lenovo PureSight 3.2K Mini-LED 16:10 Display, offering a 165Hz variable refresh rate. Creators can effortlessly switch between DCI-P3 and sRGB color spaces thanks to pre-installed X-Rite software and factory color calibration. With up to 2TB of PCIe (Gen 4) SSD storage, gamers and content creators have ample space for immersive gaming experiences.
Total Immersion with AI and Visual Enhancements
The Lenovo Legion 9i (16”, 8) focuses on delivering an immersive gaming experience. The Lenovo LA-2 AI chip’s Smart FPS feature interfaces directly with the display, ensuring maximum FPS in any gaming scenario. The Legion Spectrum RGB lighting syncs with on-screen visuals, while Tobii Horizon software offers gearless head tracking for added immersion.
When it’s time to move, the laptop is ready with a 99.99Whr battery, which can be charged via the included 330W Slim Adapter or the 140W Type-C Power adapter, both provided in the box. High-speed connectivity is ensured with Wi-Fi 6E and Bluetooth 5.3 support, powered by MediaTek’s Filogic 380 Wi-Fi card.
More Gaming Delights and Support
Lenovo bundles the Legion 9i (16”, 8) with Windows 11 and a 3-month subscription to Xbox Game Pass Ultimate, providing access to a vast library of high-quality games. Nahimic by SteelSeries enhances gaming with immersive 3D audio and adjustable balancing and EQ controls for streamers. Lenovo Vantage software offers a suite of tools, including performance dashboards and overclocking controls, while Legion Arena consolidates owned games from various platforms. Optional Lenovo Premium Care support is available for advanced technical assistance and PC health checks.
The Lenovo Legion 9i (16”, 8) is a groundbreaking addition to the gaming laptop world, pushing boundaries and setting new standards in performance, cooling, and immersion. Gamers and creators can expect nothing but excellence from this remarkable innovation.