Tech gift Ideas for 2017

It’s only a few days before Christmas and if you’re still on the lookout for last-minute gift ideas for someone special, check out these gift suggestions from global technology brand Lenovo.

Lenovo Star Wars™: Jedi Challenges

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Lenovo and Disney recently unveiled Star Wars: Jedi Challenges, a new augmented reality Star Wars product that allows fans to experience Star Wars in ways never before possible. Jedi Challenges features a smartphone-powered Lenovo Mirage AR headset, Tracking Beacon, Lightsaber controller, and hours of Star Wars gameplay.

Jedi Challenges was unveiled as part of Force Friday II (September 1), which celebrates the worldwide launch of new Star Wars products. The product is compatible with both Android phones and iPhones.

What’s more, Disney, Lucasfilm, and Lenovo, recently announced a new content expansion, featuring a new planet and characters from Star Wars™: The Last Jedi™. The content expansion is the first since the product was launched and will be available for free through a downloadable update to the Star Wars: Jedi Challenges mobile app starting January 2018.


Offering a truly immersive experience, Star Wars: Jedi Challenges is a great gift idea for the young and young at heart.

Price: PHP14,999.75

Available at select Toy Kingdom branches

Lenovo Star Wars Special Edition Yoga Y920

Star Wars Special Edition Yoga 920 Rebel Alliance

Coming in two versions with visually striking and head-turning Gorilla® Glass covers, the Star Wars Special Edition Yoga 920 is now available in the Philippines. A white version of the Yoga 920 features an etched logo of the Rebel Alliance, while those who want to represent the imperial forces can buy the black version etched with the emblem of the Galactic Empire. Only less than 100 units will be sold in the Philippines.


The slim and sleek Yoga 920 series is renowned for its intricately-tooled watchband hinge, a beautiful all-metal unibody design weighing just 1.37kg, and a near edgeless 4K display, making it ideal for immersive entertainment and unparalleled productivity.

In terms of its design and hardware, the Star Wars Special Edition Yoga 920 is as futuristic as it looks and sound, making it a perfect gift for the Star Wars fan in your life.

Price: PHP139,995

Available at SM Appliance Center branches in SM North Edsa, SM Mall of Asia, SM Makati, and SM Megamall

Lenovo Legion Y520



This year saw the release of plenty of high-end PC games waiting to be experienced. Whether it’s to reward your kids, or yourself, Lenovo recommends the Legion Y520 for your gaming needs.

Powered by a 7th Gen Intel® Core™ processor and up to NVIDIA GTX 1050Ti discrete graphics, it handles graphics-heavy games at 60fps with ease. The Legion Y520 also comes with up to 128GB of PCIe SSD storage, ideal for reducing boot-up time and in-game loading, and a backlit keyboard lets you play day or night.

At 5.3 lbs, it is a nicely built and powerful, yet portable gaming laptop, plus its black Kevlar design offers just the perfect touch for a gaming device.

Price: starts at PHP49,995

Available in major electronics stores


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