Lenovo Legion Phone Duel 2 was launched worldwide as the successor to the Lenovo Legion Phone Duel which debuted in July of last year. The Legion Phone Duel 2 is a gaming phone that comes packed with a host of features meant to enhance the gaming experience, including dual cooling fans, ultrasonic shoulder triggers, side charging port, and more. It has a dual rear camera setup and a pop-up selfie shooter that hasn’t been placed in a typical location.Lenovo Legion Phone Duel 2 comes in two color options and multiple storage configurations, including depending on the region.
Lenovo Legion Phone Duel 2 price
Lenovo Legion Phone Duel 2 is priced at EUR 799 (around Rs 71,000) for the 12GB + 256GB storage variant, while the 16GB + 512GB storage variant is priced at EUR 999 (around Rs 88,800). The phone comes in titanium white and ultimate black color options. The phone will go on sale in select Asia-Pacific and European markets in May.
In China, where the phone is called Lenovo Legion Phone 2 Pro, the basic 8GB + 128GB storage variant is priced at CNY 3,699 (around Rs 42,200). 12GB + 128GB storage variant costs CNY 4099 (around Rs.46700), 12GB + 256GB storage variant costs CNY 4,399 (around Rs.50,100), 16GB + 512GB storage variant costs CNY 5,299 (around Rs. 60,400), and finally, the 18GB + 512GB storage model costs CNY 5,999 (around Rs. 68,400). The same two colors are also available in China. The phone will go on sale this month in the country.
Lenovo has not yet shared any information on the Indian availability of the Lenovo Legion Phone Duel 2.
Lenovo Legion Phone Duel 2 Specifications and Features
The Lenovo Legion Phone Duel 2 Dual SIM (Nano) runs ZUI 12.5, based on Android 11. It features a 6.92 inch (1080 x 2460 pixel) 8-bit Full HD + AMOLED HDR display with a frame rate of 144Hz refresh, 20.5: 9 aspect ratio, 720Hz touch sample rate, 1300 nit peak brightness, and HDR10 + certification. The display also features 111.1% DCI-P3 color gamut coverage, TUV Low Blue Light certification, and Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection. Under the hood, Lenovo Legion Phone Duel 2 comes with Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC and Adreno 660 GPU with up to 18GB LPDDR5 RAM and up to 512GB UFS 3.1 storage.
For photos and videos, Lenovo Legion Phone Duel 2 incorporates a dual rear camera setup that includes a 64-megapixel OmniVision OV64A image sensor with an f / 1.9 lens and a 16-megapixel sensor with an ultra-large lens. angle f / 2.2. Up front, you get a 44-megapixel Samsung GH1 + sensor with an f / 2.0 lens, housed in a pop-up mechanism located on the right side of the screen. The idea behind this positioning is to allow players to stream while playing on their Lenovo Legion Phone Duel 2 in landscape orientation.
The gaming phone’s connectivity options include 5G, Wi-Fi 6, GPS, Bluetooth 5.2, and two USB Type-C ports, both of which can be used to charge individually or simultaneously. Sensors on board the Lenovo Legion Phone Duel 2 include an electronic compass, gyroscope, ambient light sensor, 3D motion sensor, and built-in fingerprint scanner. The phone is backed by a large 5500mAh battery which is split into two 2750mAh units with support for fast charging up to 90W when both are connected through the two USB Type-C ports. A single port connection offers fast charging of 65 W. In terms of dimensions, the phone measures 176×78.5×9.9mm and weighs 259 grams.
As for the gaming-related features on Lenovo Legion Phone Duel 2, it comes with HaptiX dual X-axis haptic linear vibration motors, four ultrasonic shoulder buttons, dual-press touch buttons, and softkeys. double capacity. It has active cooling integrated with a dual fan cooling system where the intake fan is capable of 12,500 rpm and the exhaust fan is capable of 15,000 rpm. It also features vapor chamber liquid cooling, all housed in the middle part of the phone that keeps the phone cool to the touch when it’s under charge. Lenovo Legion Phone Duel 2 also has RGB lighting on the back which can be controlled by a compatible app.
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