The 7 Things You Need To Spice Up Your Gaming Setup For 2024

Your setup is about to get a huge glow-up.

If you spend your nights gaming and your days sleeping, then in any other spare moment you’re almost definitely eyeing up the latest kit to buy when you’re next paid.

If investing in your gaming setup is on your list for 2024, look no further as we’ve found the best accessories and upgrades you need to give you the best gaming experience, whether you’re in student halls or a houseshare with your friends.

  1. A new gaming headset to block out noisy housemates
  2. A shiny new keyboard
  3. A speedy wireless mouse
  4. A vibrant new monitor
  5. Colourful upgraded keycaps
  6. A stunning curved monitor
  7. A brand new gaming laptop

1. Lenovo Legion H500 Gaming Headset- £64

Got noisy housemates? We feel you. The Lenovo Legion H500 headset is perfect for immersing yourself in your game and blocking out any background noise. 

With 7.1 surround sound, noise cancelling microphone and soft ear cups, you can comfortably wear them for hours while playing your favourite games. 

Plus, while they’re designed for gaming, they’re great for joining Zoom calls if you ever need to speak to your lecturers remotely.

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2. Lenovo Legion K500 RGB Mechanical Gaming Keyboard- £79.99

If you need a new keyboard, the Lenovo Legion K500 is a full-sized keyboard designed for comfort and simplicity. With 16.8 million RGB LED colours, you can fully customize the setup and the red mechanical keys have 100% anti-ghosting with 104-key rollover on USB, for precision and accuracy during gameplay. Not to mention it’s super affordable for student budgets.

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3. Lenovo Legion M600s Qi Wireless Gaming Mouse- £90

If you hate gaming with a wired mouse, the wireless Legion mouse is perfect for unparalleled performance and comfort while playing. It weighs just 73g making it super lightweight and agile and it comes with speedy optical micro-switches and a precise 19,000 DPI Pixart 3370 sensor.

With 6 programmable buttons, you can customise it to suit your needs and while it’s perfect for gaming, it can be a great addition to a laptop if you’re completing uni assignments and prefer to use a physical mouse.

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4. Lenovo Legion Y27-30 27″ FHD-Pro-Gaming-Monitor- £250

If you need a new monitor, look no further than the Lenovo Legion Y27-30. A monitor can make a huge difference when it comes to gameplay and at 27″ it will fit perfectly on any student’s desk. 

With 1920×1080 resolution, 0.5ms response time, 180Hz refresh rate, vibrant 99% sRGB colour and dual 3W speakers, it offers an unrivalled gaming experience and stunning visuals.

Best of all, it comes with a low Blue Light certification, ensuring you can comfortably play for hours while limiting the strain on your eyes.

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5. Lenovo Legion Colourful Ceramic Keycaps- £60

If you already have a Legion gaming laptop or keyboard, you can easily upgrade it with these durable and colourful keycaps. Not only can this improve the feeling and comfort when you play, but it’s also a great way to customise your setup while allowing you to strike the right keys at a glance.

The set comes with 8 keycaps, so you can use them on all the keys you use most frequently while gaming to make for a more seamless experience.

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6. Lenovo Legion R27fc-30 27″ FHD Curved Pro Gaming Monitor- £299

A curved monitor makes for an elite-level setup and will truly immerse you in the gameplay. With full HD 1920×1080 resolution, ultra-fast 0.5ms response time, 3Wx2 stereo speakers and a 240Hz refresh rate you’ll have a smooth gaming experience with vibrant visuals.

If you want a more premium gaming experience, the Legion curved monitor is a step up at an affordable price to really give your setup the ultimate glow-up.

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7. LOQ 15IAX9- from £840

If you want the ultimate upgrade this year, the Lenovo LOQ 15IAX9 is perfect for gaming on the go, with all the features you need for a superior gaming experience— from your desk, your bed, or anywhere else you might like to go.

It comes with a 12th Gen Intel®️ Core processor, FHD 1920×1080 resolution, a bright 15.6″ display, immersive 3D audio and NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ GPUs for super speedy performance.

The hyperchamber thermal design keeps temperatures cool during intense gaming sessions and with Lenovo Vantage you can customise your laptop to elevate your gaming experience. You’ll also get access to 3 months of Xbox Game Pass when you buy the LOQ 15IAX9, allowing you to play iconic games for free.

While it’s optimised for an unparalleled gaming experience it’s also great for completing uni assignments with all the basic features of a regular laptop, so if you want the best of both worlds this is a great option for any student looking for a laptop for multitasking and gaming.

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So, now you’ve got an idea of all of the best gaming accessories you need to upgrade your setup don’t forget to get a student discount at Lenovo to help you save on your new purchases.

This post is a sponsored post in partnership with Lenovo.