Lenovo Legion Phone Duel Officially Unveiled – Solid Features and Enticing Look
After so many rumours and leaks, we finally get an official look at the Lenovo Legion gaming phone. Known as the Lenovo Legion Phone Duel, it has been officially launched in China and is the company’s first ever gaming smartphone.
Lenovo Legion Phone Duel Revealed
The Lenovo Legion Phone Duel is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865+ SoC, has a 6.65-inch Full HD+ 144Hz display with 240Hz touch samping rate which reduces input lag, and a whopping 5,000 mAh battery capacity. It doesn’t have a notch as it opts for a a side-mounted pop-up selfie camera, as it’s meant to be used in a horizontal orientation for gaming and is particularly useful for streamers to get the optimal position for their face cam.
Apart from that, it has dual front-facing speakers, two ultrasonic air triggers so you have extra buttons to execute in-game actions, 90W Turbo Power Charging feature, and two USB-C ports with different positions (one at the bottom and the other on the right side) so you can game and charge conveniently. There’s also Lenovo’s U-Engine dual X-axis vibration motor with over 100 types of long vibration patterns and 13 kinds of low-response types.
The Lenovo Legion Phone Duel will be running on Legion OS, which is based on Android 10, and will have an in-display fingerprint scanner for easier login and security. As for memory, it has 8GB LPDDR5 RAM and 512GB UFS 3.1 storage. It is said to have an advanced cooling system with two heat pipes for improved cooling capacity.
As for the camera, it has a dual camera setup which consists of a 64MP f/1.89main shooter and a 16MP 120° ultra-wide angle camera. The side-mounted pop-up selfie camera is a 20MP f/2.2 shooter. Lenovo says that the primary shooter can record videos up to 4K 30FPS.
The Lenovo Legion Duel Phone will be up for sale in China soon, and will be released in other countries later this year. As for the prices, we only have the following at the moment.
- 8GB RAM / 128GB Storage = ¥3,499 (RM2,124)
- 12GB RAM / 128GB Storage = ¥3,899 (RM2,366)
- 12GB RAM / 256GB Storage = ¥4,199 (RM2,549)
- 16GB RAM / 512GB Storage = ¥5,999 (RM3,641)
Pokdepinion: It’s definitely an interesting time for mobile gamers or those who are just interested in gaming phones. If the prices are similar in Malaysia, I may seriously consider getting one.