11.12.2016
Lenovo ideapad Y700 named the official broadcast laptop for League of Legends at Intel® Extreme Masters Gyeonggi
Lenovo will be the official laptop partner of League of Legends at IEM Gyeonggi.

Intel Extreme Masters Gyeonggi kicks off next week with tournaments in League of Legends, StarCraft II and Overwatch. With several days filled with top esports action, we're looking to close 2016 with a bang.

Helping us to do just that will be a leading personal technology company, Lenovo. They will be the official laptop partner of League of Legends at IEM Gyeonggi, supporting the broadcast teams with their cutting-edge technology laptops - the ideapads Y700 which will be used to follow all of the in-game action and post-game analysis. Specification for the Y700-15ISK are:

  • Intel Core i7-6700HQ processor
  • Windows 10 Home
  • 39.6cm(15.6")IPS Display (1920x1080)
  • Nvidia Geforce GTX960M (DDR5 4GB)
  • DDR4 8GB Memory
  • 1TB HDD or 256GB NVMe SSD
  • JBL Speaker & Dolby Home Theatre v4

Lenovo is a $45 billion global Fortune 500 company and a leader in providing innovative consumer, commercial, and enterprise technology. Their portfolio of high-quality, secure products and services covers PCs (including the legendary Think and multimode Yoga brands), workstations, servers, storage, smart TVs and a family of mobile products like smartphones (including the Moto brand), tablets and apps. Join them on LinkedIn, Facebook or Twitter (@Lenovo) or visit www.lenovo.com.

To celebrate this partnership, Lenovo will be doing a laptop giveaway so be sure to follow them on their social media channels listed above!

Ryan Kang, Country General Manager of Lenovo Korea, about the partnership:
“With the emergence of virtual reality, augmented reality and live video streaming, PC gamers have completely new and exciting ways to experience and immerse themselves in e-sports games today. Despite fierce competition in PC gaming, customer-centric innovation is the cornerstone of our success, and Lenovo’s PC gaming products are no exception. Lenovo is excited to partner with the world’s largest e-sports company, ESL to bring fans of ‘League of Legends’ to the IEM Gyeonggi 2016. Our partnership with ESL further amplifies our commitment in providing gamers with devices that offer the best performance in the most unique, minimalist form factors. As the world’s leading PC manufacturer, we have strong knowledge and expertise to bring the best gaming devices across all gamer profiles. Lenovo’s Y series gaming devices are for those that seek performance in distinctive designs that have the capacity to take a player effortlessly from workday to game play, all on one device.”

Tickets to Intel Extreme Masters Gyeonggi are available. Remember to follow IEM on Twitter and Facebook for all the latest updates.