Lenovo Legion Y520 (80YY0074US)
Apple MacBook Air (MQD32LL/A)

Lenovo Legion Y520 (80YY0074US) vs Apple MacBook Air (MQD32LL/A)

Comparison summary

For performance Lenovo Legion Y520 has a lot better performing processor. It also has more memory.

The laptops have different operating systems, Legion Y520 has Windows 10 and Apple MacBook Air has Mac OS X 10.13 High Sierra.

For displaying graphics Legion Y520 has a lot faster graphics card.

Legion Y520 has a bigger screen. It's also thinner and smaller in size.

Air has more SSD storage.

Lenovo Legion Y520 (80YY0074US)
Apple MacBook Air (MQD32LL/A)

Lenovo Legion Y520 (80YY0074US)

Apple MacBook Air (MQD32LL/A)

Compare specifications

Lenovo Legion Y520 (80YY0074US)Apple MacBook Air (MQD32LL/A)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
Intel Core i7-7700HQIntel Core i5 Series
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a laptop.
16gb8gb
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
GeForce GTX 1060Intel HD 6000
Screen size
15.6″13″
Screen resolution
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)-
Weight
5.2 lbs (2.36 kg)5.3 lbs (2.4 kg)
Size (length x width x height)
14.96 x 10.43 x 1.09 inches14.3 x 10.5 x 2.2 inches
(38 x 26.49 x 2.77 cm)(36.32 x 26.67 x 5.59 cm)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 10Mac OS X 10.13 High Sierra
Hard drives
250gb SSD120gb SSD
Amazon.com List Price
$899.99$999.00
Amazon.com Lowest New Price
$899.99$899.00
Amazon.com Lowest Used Price
$850.98
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Amazon.com description

Lenovo Legion Y520 Gaming Laptop - i7-7700HQ, 16GB RAM, 256GB PCIe SSD, NVIDIA GTX 1060 (6GB), FHD IPS 1920x1080

Enter the arena with this slim, lightweight, portable gaming PC, that easily plays your games. Powered by 7th Gen Intel Core processors and NVIDIA GTX 1060 discrete graphics, and featuring premium audio and Full HD, the Legion Y520 is ready for action. A red backlit keyboard lets you play day or night, while its optimized thermal engineering keeps it cool for as long as you want to play - which will probably be a while.

7th Generation Intel Core i7-7700HQ Quad Core Processor (6MB Cache, up to 3.8 GHz)

16GB DDR4 RAM / 256GB PCle Solid State Drive

6GB NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Graphics

15.6" Anti-glare LED Backlit Full HD (1920 x 1080) Display

Backlit Keyboard / Wifi AC / Bluetooth / Windows 10

Apple MacBook Air (13", 1.8GHz dual-core Intel Core i5, 8GB RAM, 128GB SSD) - Silver

The 13-inch MacBook Air features 8GB of memory, a fifth-generation Intel Core processor, Thunderbolt 2, great built-in apps, and all-day battery life. It’s thin, light, and durable enough to take everywhere you go—and powerful enough to do everything once you get there.

1.8 GHz Dual-core Intel Core i5 processor

Intel HD Graphics 6000

Fast SSD storage

Two USB 3 ports.Frequency: 50Hz to 60Hz

Thunderbolt 2 port