Lenovo Legion T530 vs. Lenovo Legion T5i (28L) - Detailed Specs Comparison

Here is a side by side comparison between Lenovo Legion T530 and Lenovo Legion T5i (28L) specs including CPU, RAM, storage, battery, display, and more.

Lenovo Legion T530 vs. Lenovo Legion T5i (28L)

The 2018 Lenovo Legion T530 features the 65W 8th Generation Intel Coffee Lake quad-core Intel Core i3-8100 up to 8-core Intel Core i9-9900 with the boost speed up to 5.00 GHz. While the 2021 Lenovo Legion T5i (28L) features the 65W 10th Generation Intel Comet Lake 6-core Intel Core i5-10400 up to 10-core Intel Core i9-10900F with the boost speed up to 5.20 GHz.

If you want to know more what's the difference between the Lenovo Legion T530 (2018) and the Lenovo Legion T5i (28L) (2021), we have a detailed tech specs comparison between both devices for you to check out here.

Lenovo Legion T530 vs. Lenovo Legion T5i (28L): Specs Comparison

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Lenovo Legion T530

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Lenovo Legion T5i (28L)

Availability
Released20182021
Release Info
  • Originally released in 2018
  • Updated in 2019 and 2020 for up to date specs
Announced on January 13, 2021.
Lenovo Legion T530 Desktop Price
Lenovo Legion T530-28Icb Gaming Desktop (Intel 8th Gen i5-8400 6 Core 1.7-4.0 GHz, 8GB-DDR4, 1TB HDD + Optane 16GB System Accelerator, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050Ti 4GB GDDR5, Win 10 Home) 90JL007RUS
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$1,699.99
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$216.00
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Lenovo Legion T5 Intel Gaming Desktop Price
Lenovo Legion T5 28IMB05 Gaming Desktop Computer, Intel Core i7-10700 2.9GHz, 16GB RAM, 1TB SSD + 2TB HDD, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 SUPER 8GB, Windows 10 Pro, Black
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Lenovo Legion T5 Gaming Desktop Computer, Intel Core i7-10700 2.90GHz, 8GB RAM, 512GB SSD, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB, Windows 10 Home
Lenovo Legion T5 Gaming Desktop Computer, Intel Core i7-10700 2.90GHz, 8GB RAM, 512GB SSD, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB, Windows 10 Home
By Lenovo
$1,806.25
ExteriorLenovo Legion T530Lenovo Legion T5i (28L)
Size Comparison
Dimensions17.95 x 17.32 x 7.26 (456 x 440 x 184.5 mm)17.99” x 17.94” x 7.26” (457 x 455.8 x 184.5 mm)
Weight26.46 lbs (12 kg)27.6 lbs (12.5 kg)
Colors
Raven Black
Phantom Black
Keyboard and Trackpad
  • Keyboard
    • Lenovo Calliope Keyboard (USB connector), black
    • Lenovo Keyboard (USB connector), black
  • Mouse
    • Lenovo Calliope Mouse (USB connector), black
    • Lenovo Mouse (USB connector), black
  • Keyboard
    • Lenovo Calliope Keyboard (USB connector), black
    • Lenovo Keyboard (USB connector), black
  • Mouse
    • Lenovo Calliope Mouse (USB connector), black
    • Lenovo Mouse (USB connector), black
Ports
  • Top
    • 2 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 (Type-A) port
    • 1 x microphone (3.5mm)
    • 1 x headphone / microphone combo jack (3.5mm)
  • Rear
    • 2 x USB 2.0
    • 2 x USB 3.1 Gen 1
    • 2 x USB 3.1 Gen 2
    • 1 x Ethernet (RJ-45)
    • 1 x headphone / microphone combo jack (3.5mm)
    • 1 x power connector
Top
  • 2 x USB-A
    USB 3.2 Gen 1 (5Gbps).
  • 1 x Headset
    Headphone/Microphone combo 3.5mm jack.
  • 1 x Microphone
    3.5mm jack.
  • 1 x Power button
Rear
  • 2 x USB-A
    USB 2.0 (480Mbps).
  • 2 x USB-A
    USB 3.2 Gen 1 (5Gbps).
  • 1 x USB-C
    USB 3.2 Gen 1 (5Gbps).
  • 1 x RJ-45
    10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet.
  • 3 x Audio jack
    3.5mm Microphone/Headphone/Line-out jack.
  • 1 x Power connector
ChasisLenovo Legion T530Lenovo Legion T5i (28L)
Form FactorTower (28L)Tower (28L)
Power Supply
280W350W400W450W500W
  • 350W
    80+ Bronze85% Efficiency100 - 240V
  • 400W
    80+ Gold90% Efficiency100 - 240V
  • 650W
    80+ Gold90% Efficiency100 - 240V
Bays
  • 1 x slim ODD bay
  • 2 x 3.5" disk bay
2 x 3.5" disk bay
Optical DrivesTray load DVD Drive
Reads and Writes to DVD/CD
Optional DVD burner
DVD±RW, SATA 1.5Gb/s, slim (9.0mm)
Chasis Information
  • System Lighting Red internal system lighting
  • Cooling System
    • (Optional) Rear system fan
    • (Optional) Front system fan, rear system fan
    • (Optional) Two front system fan, one rear system fan
    • (Optional) 65W Air-Cooler
  • Chasis Features
    • Carry Handle
System Lighting
  • Front panel light;
  • Optional ARGB cooler light and ARGB system fan light
Cooling System
  • (Optional) Front system fan, rear system fan for airflow or liquid
  • (Optional) 65W Air-Cooler, 95W Air-Cooler, 150W Air-Cooler, or 150W Liquid-Cooler
Chasis Features
  • Carry handle
Internal SpecsLenovo Legion T530Lenovo Legion T5i (28L)
ChipsetIntel B360 ChipsetIntel B460 Chipset
Processor
  • 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i3-8100
    4 cores, 4 threads, 3.60 GHz, 6MB SmartCache, 65W
  • 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-8400
    6 cores, 6 threads, 2.80 → 4.00 GHz, 9MB SmartCache, 65W
  • 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8700
    6 cores, 12 threads, 3.20 → 4.60 GHz, 12MB SmartCache, 65W
  • 9th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-9400
    6 cores, 6 threads, 2.90 → 4.10 GHz, 9MB SmartCache, 65W
  • 9th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-9400F
    6 cores, 6 threads, 2.90 → 4.10 GHz, 9MB SmartCache, 65W
  • 9th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-9700
    8 cores, 8 threads, 3.00 → 4.70 GHz, 12MB SmartCache, 65W
  • 9th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-9700F
    8 cores, 8 threads, 3.00 → 4.70 GHz, 12MB SmartCache, 65W
  • 9th Gen Intel® Core™ i9-9900
    8 cores, 16 threads, 3.10 → 5.00 GHz, 16MB SmartCache, 65W
  • 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-10400
    6 cores, 12 threads, 2.90 → 4.30 GHz, 12MB SmartCache, 65W
  • 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-10400F
    6 cores, 12 threads, 2.90 → 4.30 GHz, 12MB SmartCache, 65W
  • 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-10700
    8 cores, 16 threads, 2.90 → 4.80 GHz, 16MB SmartCache, 65W
  • 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-10700F
    8 cores, 16 threads, 2.90 → 4.80 GHz, 16MB SmartCache, 65W
  • 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-10700K
    8 cores, 16 threads, 3.80 → 5.10 GHz, 16MB SmartCache, 125W
  • 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i9-10900
    10 cores, 20 threads, 2.80 → 5.20 GHz, 20MB SmartCache, 65W
  • 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i9-10900F
    10 cores, 20 threads, 2.80 → 5.20 GHz, 20MB SmartCache, 65W
Integrated Graphics
  • 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i3-8100
    Intel® UHD Graphics 630
    23 Execution Units, 350 → 1100 MHz
  • 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-8400
    Intel® UHD Graphics 630
    24 Execution Units, 350 → 1050 MHz
  • 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8700
    Intel® UHD Graphics 630
    24 Execution Units, 350 → 1200 MHz
  • 9th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-9400
    Intel® UHD Graphics 630
    24 Execution Units, 350 → 1050 MHz
  • 9th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-9400F
    Not Available
  • 9th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-9700
    Intel® UHD Graphics 630
    24 Execution Units, 350 → 1200 MHz
  • 9th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-9700F
    Not Available
  • 9th Gen Intel® Core™ i9-9900
    Intel® UHD Graphics 630
    24 Execution Units, 350 → 1200 MHz
  • 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-10400
    Intel® UHD Graphics 630
    24 Execution Units, 350 → 1100 MHz
  • 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-10400F
    Not Available
  • 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-10700
    Intel® UHD Graphics 630
    24 Execution Units, 350 → 1200 MHz
  • 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-10700F
    Not Available
  • 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-10700K
    Intel® UHD Graphics 630
    24 Execution Units, 350 → 1200 MHz
  • 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i9-10900
    Intel® UHD Graphics 630
    24 Execution Units, 350 → 1200 MHz
  • 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i9-10900F
    Not Available
Discrete GraphicsNVIDIA® GeForce®
  • GTX 1050 - 2GB GDDR5
  • GTX 1050 Ti - 4GB GDDR5
  • GTX 1060 - 3GB GDDR5
  • GTX 1060 - 6GB GDDR5
  • GTX 1650 - 4GB GDDR6
  • GTX 1660 - 6GB GDDR6
  • GTX 1660 SUPER™ - 6GB GDDR6
  • GTX 1660 Ti - 6GB GDDR6
  • RTX™ 2060 - 6GB GDDR6
  • RTX 2060 SUPER™ - 8GB GDDR6
  • RTX™ 2070 - 8GB GDDR6
AMD® Radeon™
  • RX 570 - 4GB GDDR5
  • RX 5500 - 4GB GDDR6
  • RX 5700 XT - 8GB GDDR6
NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX
  • 1650 SUPER™ - 4GB GDDR6
  • 1660 SUPER™ - 6GB GDDR6
NVIDIA GeForce RTX™️
  • 2060 - 6GB GDDR6
  • 2070 - 8GB GDDR6
  • 2070 SUPER - 8GB GDDR6
  • 2080 SUPER - 8GB GDDR6
  • 3060 - 12GB GDDR6
  • 3070 - 8GB GDDR6
AMD Radeon™ RX
  • 5500 - 4GB GDDR6
  • 5700XT - 8GB GDDR6
Memory
8GB16GB32GB
Single or dual-channel DDR4 2400 MHz or 2666 MHz.
2 x DDR4 UDIMM slots, dual-channel capable
8GB16GB32GB64GB128GB
Single or dual-channel DDR4 2933 or 3200 MHz.
4 x DDR4 UDIMM slots, dual-channel capable
Memory Slots24
Storage
  • 128GB256GB512GB1TB
    M.2 PCIe 3.0 NVME SSD
  • 1TB2TB
    7200 rpm 3.5" SATA Hard Drive
  • 128GB256GB512GB1TB
    M.2 PCIe 4.0 x4 (Gen 4) NVME SSD.
  • 1TB2TB
    7200 rpm 3.5” SATA Hard Drive.
Slots
  • 1 x PCIe 3.0 x16
    Full-length (< 312mm) full-height (< 111mm)
  • 1 x M.2 2230 slot for WiFi and Bluetooth combo card
  • 1 x M.2 2230/2280 slot for PCIe solid-state drive
  • 1 x PCIe 3.0 x16
  • 1 x PCIe 3.0 x4
  • 2 x PCIe 3.0 x1
  • 1 x M.2 2230 slot
    For WiFi and Bluetooth combo card.
  • 2 x M.2 2230/2280 slot
    For PCIe solid-state drive.
ConnectivityLenovo Legion T530Lenovo Legion T5i (28L)
Wi-FiOptional M.2 Wireless Card
  • 802.11ac 1x1 Wi-Fi
  • 802.11ac 2x2 Wi-Fi
  • Intel® Wi-Fi 5
    2 x 2 802.11 AC
  • Intel® Wi-Fi 6
    2 x 2 802.11 AX
BluetoothOptional Bluetooth 4.1Bluetooth 5.1
EthernetRealtek RTL8118AS Gigabit Ethernet controller
10/100/1000 Mbps.
Gigabit Ethernet controller
10/100/1000 Mbps.
SoftwareLenovo Legion T530Lenovo Legion T5i (28L)
OSWindows 10 Home
Windows 10 HomeWindows 10 Pro
Built-in Apps
  • Microsoft Office 30-day trial
  • McAfee LiveSafe 12 Month Subscription
  • Cyberlink Media Suite Essentials without Media
Legion VantageMcAfee LiveSafe™Microsoft Office TrialXBOX Game PassPowerDVD/Power2GoLenovo PC ManagerLenovo AntivirusMicrosoft Office 2016 Home and StudentMicrosoft LinkedIn
Camera & AudioLenovo Legion T530Lenovo Legion T5i (28L)
Audio
  • Realtek ALC233 codec
  • High Definition (HD) Audio
Dolby Atmos® Gaming Effect
MiscLenovo Legion T530Lenovo Legion T5i (28L)
SecurityBIOS Security 
Power-on passwordAdministrator password
BIOS Security 
Power-on passwordAdministrator password
Warranty
  • 1-year mail-in service
  • 1-year depot service
  • 1-year limited onsite service
  • 2-year depot service
  • 1-year depot service
  • 1-year limited onsite service
  • 2-year depot service
Lenovo Legion T530 Desktop Price
Lenovo Legion T530-28Icb Gaming Desktop (Intel 8th Gen i5-8400 6 Core 1.7-4.0 GHz, 8GB-DDR4, 1TB HDD + Optane 16GB System Accelerator, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050Ti 4GB GDDR5, Win 10 Home) 90JL007RUS
Lenovo Legion T530-28Icb Gaming Desktop (Intel 8th Gen i5-8400 6 Core 1.7-4.0 GHz, 8GB-DDR4, 1TB HDD + Optane 16GB System Accelerator, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050Ti 4GB GDDR5, Win 10 Home) 90JL007RUS
By Lenovo
$1,699.99
Lenovo USA Lenovo ThinkPad USB-C Dock Gen 2 (40AS0090US)
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$216.00
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Lenovo Legion T5 Intel Gaming Desktop Price
Lenovo Legion T5 28IMB05 Gaming Desktop Computer, Intel Core i7-10700 2.9GHz, 16GB RAM, 1TB SSD + 2TB HDD, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 SUPER 8GB, Windows 10 Pro, Black
Lenovo Legion T5 28IMB05 Gaming Desktop Computer, Intel Core i7-10700 2.9GHz, 16GB RAM, 1TB SSD + 2TB HDD, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 SUPER 8GB, Windows 10 Pro, Black
By LENOVO TOPSELLER WORKSTATION
$2,099.97
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Lenovo Legion T5 Gaming Desktop Computer, Intel Core i7-10700 2.90GHz, 8GB RAM, 512GB SSD, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB, Windows 10 Home
Lenovo Legion T5 Gaming Desktop Computer, Intel Core i7-10700 2.90GHz, 8GB RAM, 512GB SSD, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB, Windows 10 Home
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