Recently, ILLEGEAR has decided to refresh two of the models (LAGUNA and Z7) from their repertoire with Intel’s 8th Gen-H Model processors. Let’s kick things off with the specs of each individual laptops now.

The RGB capable keyboard and trackpad of the LAGUNA

The RGB capable keyboard and trackpad of the LAGUNA

First up, the ILLEGEAR LAGUNA. It sports an 8th Gen Intel Core i7-8750H processor, up to 32GB of DDR4 RAM at 2,400MHz, up to 1TB of SSD, and 2TB of HDD. Being an ILLEGEAR laptop, you can customise it to your liking when you purchase it. The basic version does come with 8GB of RAM, 240GB of SSD and 1TB of HDD. For the graphics, you have a NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060, or you can upgrade it to a GTX 1070 if you wish. The LAGUNA also has a built-in (4-in-1) card reader with two M.2 card slots. Not one to lag behind when it comes to ports, the laptop is equipped with a HDMI port, a mini DisplayPort, one USB Type-C port, three USB 3.1 Type-A ports, a 3.5mm headphone-out and mic-in port, topped with a LAN port. For the screen, you have a 15.6-inch Full HD IPS display that runs at 144Hz! Truly a gaming powerhouse that weighs only 2.7kgs. The keyboard and trackpad is also RGB capable and customisable to your liking.

The red accents at the bottom of the Z7

The red accents at the bottom of the Z7

For the ILLEGEAR Z7, it is also packed with similar specs to the LAGUNA, but we’ll go through them anyway. It now comes with an 8th Gen Intel Core i7-8750H processor, up to 32GB of RAM, 1TB of SSD and also 2TB of HDD. The basic version of the laptop offers 8GB of RAM, 256 GB of SSD and 1TB of HDD. The difference is more notable on the GPU side. It can be configured with a NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050Ti or a GTX 1060. ILLEGEAR has opted for a more muted design for the keyboard and trackpad of this laptop, so you will not see any RGB-fied looks here. The Z7 also has a large 17.3-inch Full HD IPS display, and all packed into a 3.1kg laptop. For the ports, you can spot a HDMI, a mini DisplayPort, a USB Type-C port, 3 USB 3.1 Type-A ports, a 3.5mm jack and a LAN port as well. For those that work on the go, a 4-in-1 card reader is also built into this laptop.

The ILLEGEAR LAGUNA is currently priced at RM6,399 with 0% GST, and the ILLEGEAR Z7 is priced at RM5,599. Currently, ILLEGEAR is having a World Cup 2018 promo (ends 21st July) that can net you some goodies worth RM336 from their official store. The laptops as mentioned can be customised to your liking, but will incur additional charges if you upgrade them. More details can be found on their site below.

https://store.illegear.com/lifestyle-gaming-laptops/138-z7.html

https://store.illegear.com/lifestyle-gaming-laptops/177-laguna.html