Lenovo’s Legion 5 AMD gaming laptop is one of our top-rated picks. If you’re looking for a powerful gaming-specific notebook under $1,000, this deal from Lenovo is for you.
For a limited time, you can get the Lenovo Legion 5 RTX 3060 AMD gaming laptop for $949 (opens in new tab) through coupon, “LEGIONSALES29”† Previously $1,359, that’s $410 in savings and a great price for this configuration. Outside of the holidays, it’s one of the best gaming laptop deals you can get.
Lenovo Legion gaming laptops are known for their strong performance and unobtrusive design. Powered by the latest Windows 11 Home OS, it is one of the best laptops for students who want an all-round laptop for courses and gaming.
The machine for sale has a 15.6-inch (1920 x 1080) 120Hz anti-glare display, 3.3GHz AMD Ryzen 5 5600H 6-core CPU, 8GB RAM and 512GB SSD. Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 6 GB dedicated memory does all the heavy lifting for graphics.
While we didn’t test this configuration, we tested the AMD Ryzen 7 Lenovo Legion 5 Pro. It convinced us with its excellent productivity and gaming performance. We also loved the fantastic keyboard with numpad. We gave the Legion 5 Pro a high rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars and our esteemed Editor’s Choice award. We expect the laptop in this deal to be on par with its sibling and deliver strong overall performance.
By design, the Legion 5’s all-black chassis is one of the best laptops for minimalists. Weighing 5.4 pounds and measuring 14.1 x 10.2 x 0.98 inches, the Lenovo Legion 5 is heavier but almost the same size as the HP 15 gaming laptop (4.9 pounds and 14.25.14 x 10.144 x 0.9 inches). It’s slightly heavier but thicker than the Dell G3 15 (2019) (5.3 pounds, 14.4 x 10 x 0.8 inches).
So if you’re looking for a powerful RTX 30 laptop, the Lenovo Legion 5 is a solid choice.