I have searched the web for an old version, tried contacting Lenovo, searched this forum, but nothing have worked so far. The graph featured a bit of unexplained fluctuation, but the differences between scores, at their extremes, were still below 5 percent. Dolby Audio Premium is custom-tuned to deliver premium-quality audio for all content, for truly immersive gameplay. Google Drive folder: link removed Mod's Edit: Download links removed for our member's protection. Lenovo Nerve Sense makes it effortless. This cycling frequency should ideally be undetectable to the human eye. The Y520 features a fairly standard array of ports for a 15.
Please visit for the complete terms and conditions regarding this offer and to check your eligibility. At least brightness is fairly uniform across the breadth of the panel; we recorded a brightness distribution of 88%, which is relatively even. This means that the measured response time is worse than the average of all tested devices 40. The oversized arrow keys feature an extended width to better accommodate gaming usage, though the number pad on the right side is, oppositely, a bit cramped due to its reduced width. The only criticism is the visibility of the key labels, which are colored red against a black background—not the best contrast.
This upgrade is being offered by Microsoft. Otherwise, select an item to start building your Cart. If said frequency is too low, users with sensitive eyes may experience strain or headaches or even notice the flickering altogether. Touchpad The Synaptics touchpad, as usual, is quite good overall. Very strange that in this guide preinstall step is described by giving config and three kexts with link to general usb installation guide while postinstallation step is described as almost running one command. In comparison, all tested devices range from 0. Lenovo is not responsible for delays outside of our immediate control, including delays related to order processing, credit issues, inclement weather, or unexpected increase in demand.
X-Rite i1Pro Basic 2Maximum: 264. The results, however, speak for themselves. Fortunately, backlighting does remediate this problem in lower-light conditions. Windows 10 Upgrade from Microsoft: Offer is available for qualified Windows 7 and Windows 8. Lenovo makes no representation or warranty regarding third party products or services. Battery: These systems do not support batteries that are not genuine Lenovo-made or authorized.
Battery life and recharge times will vary based on many factors, including system settings and usage. Have a look at our attached photo above for an exaggerated example of what this looks like in a dark room. So just toss the Y520 in your bag and enjoy powerful mobile gaming no matter where you go. I think you have misunderstood the problem. While the featured an aluminum-lined display back and a showier overall presentation, the Y520 is forced by cost constraints to defer to a purely plastic construction. Lenovo may increase or decrease these limits, from time to time, for certain offerings.
Shine On With Red-Backlit Keyboard The Y520 features a red-backlit keyboard, perfect for those late-night gaming sessions. Which variant is more convenient? The has already been exhaustively evaluated here at Notebookcheck. We measured a total weight of just 2. Gamers of fast-paced 3D titles should pay special attention to fast response times. At first we suspected possible thermal limitations, so we engaged the so-called Extreme Cooling mode and monitored temperatures while re-running the test—and the results were practically unchanged. I've already said that i had not followed the general guide but, you know, i am thinking about reinstalling with following the guide once more, but in that case i want to try to install mojave but always got kernel panics at the step of installation. If you dont have the knowledge for that you can take a look at this thread.
The card reader only accepts half of an inserted card. However, we are currently troubleshooting the matter and will reach out to Lenovo for answers if we continue to have no success. This brilliantly crimson backlit keyboard features keys with 1. We will update this article with any new information as soon as it becomes available. I tried contacting Lenovo for two days, and when I finally got a response, it was: Unfortunately, we do not know the date of release on the new version. Systems will continue to boot, but may not charge unauthorized batteries.
Go to Boot: set Boot - Mode to Legacy. Thermal Engineering The Y520 was designed to fight heat with strategically engineered fans and vents. Speaking of which, the Realtek Gigabit Ethernet port features an expandable flap to accommodate its presence along the left side of the machine. Attention: Lenovo has no responsibility for the performance or safety of unauthorized batteries, and provides no warranties for failures or damage arising out of their use. This only lasts for a coupe of minutes before the screen goes black again though. » 91 % of all devices are better.