Lenovo Legion Y520 (80WK00FHUS)
Microsoft Surface Pro (Microsoft Surface Pro Intel Core i5)

Lenovo Legion Y520 (80WK00FHUS) vs Microsoft Surface Pro (Microsoft Surface Pro Intel Core i5)

Comparison summary

For performance Lenovo Legion Y520 has a better processor.

For portability Microsoft Surface Pro is lighter. It's also thinner and smaller in size.

Otherwise they are similar.

Lenovo Legion Y520 (80WK00FHUS)
Microsoft Surface Pro (Microsoft Surface Pro Intel Core i5)

Lenovo Legion Y520 (80WK00FHUS)

Microsoft Surface Pro (Microsoft Surface Pro Intel Core i5)

Compare laptop specifications

Lenovo Legion Y520 (80WK00FHUS)Microsoft Surface Pro (Microsoft Surface Pro Intel Core i5)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
Intel Core i5-7300HQIntel Core i5 Series
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a laptop.
8gb8gb
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
GeForce GTX 1050 Ti-
Screen size
15.6″-
Screen resolution
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)-
Weight
5.28 lbs (2.39 kg)1.7 lbs (0.77 kg)
Size (length x width x height)
14.96 x 10.43 x 1.02 inches11.5 x 7.93 x 0.33 inches
(38 x 26.49 x 2.59 cm)(29.21 x 20.14 x 0.84 cm)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 10Windows 10 Professional
Hard drives
250gb SSD
Amazon.com List Price
$929.99$1,699.99
Amazon.com Lowest Used Price
$757.94$785.00
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Amazon.com description

Lenovo Legion Y520 15.6 inch FHD Gaming Laptop Computer (Intel Core i5-7300HQ, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti 4GB, 8GB RAM, 256GB PCIe SSD, Windows 10) 80WK00FHUS

Enter the arena with this slim, lightweight and powerful portable gaming PC. Powered by 7th Gen Intel Core processors and NVIDIA GTX 1050Ti discrete graphics, and featuring premium audio, it's ready for action. A 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. This laptop is perfect for those who like to game on-the-go, online or with their friends in the same room.

GAMING PERFORMANCE - This Y520 gaming laptop includes a 7th Gen Intel Core i5-7300HQ Processor and 256GB of PCIe SSD storage to provide the speed and storage you need

NEXT-GEN GRAPHICS - The Y520 laptop comes with NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Graphics, which will allow you to play games smoothly and delivers all the performance you need to dominate at your favorite game

HIGH-QUALITY AUDIO - With or without gaming headphones, the Legion Y520 has you covered with 2x2W Harman speakers with Dolby Audio premium to deliver top-quality audio for truly immersive gameplay

ILLUMINATED KEYBOARD - Lenovo Legion Y520 gaming laptop features a Crimson backlight keyboard that provides 1.7 mm of key travel distance delivering crisp, accurate and responsive keystrokes perfect for in-game chatting and gameplay

ULTRA PORTABLE - This Y520 gaming laptop is a mere 1.01" thick and wieghs only 5.5lbs making it easy to bring this powerful gaming laptop anywhere you go

Microsoft Surface Pro (5th Gen) (Intel Core i5, 8GB RAM, 256GB)

Better than ever, the new Surface Pro is the most versatile laptop we've ever built. Completely redesigned from the inside out with all new custom parts, Surface Pro delivers more battery power, more performance, and a superior display. The stunning PixelSense display supports pen and touch, while the refined design provides 68% more battery life and 2.5X the performance of Surface Pro 3. A powerful Intel Core processor runs full desktop software with ease, ensuring a smooth, productive workflow.   *Up to 13.5 hours for video playback. Testing conducted by Microsoft in April 2017 using preproduction Intel Core i5, 256GB, 8 GB RAM device. Testing consisted of full battery discharge during video playback. All settings were default except: Wi-Fi was associated with a network and Auto-Brightness disabled. Battery life varies significantly with settings, usage, and other factors.   *3DMark 11 Overall score comparison; Surface Pro i7 vs. Surface Pro 3 i7.   *Applies to i5 & i7 with understanding that m3 is 2g heavier.

The latest Microsoft Surface Pro Features a 7th generation Intel Core i5 Processor, 256 GB of storage, 8 GB RAM, and up to 13.5 hours of video playback

Our fastest Surface Pro ever* thanks to a powerful Intel Core laptop-grade processor

Go all day with up to 13.5 hours of battery life. * 50% more battery life than the previous generation

Our lightest Surface Pro yet*, starting at 1.69 lbs (m3 model). Wireless: Wi-Fi: IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac compatible,Bluetooth Wireless 4.1 technology

Surface Pro Signature Type cover and Microsoft Surface Pen sold separately