A Complete Review on Legion Phone- The First Lenovo Gaming Phone

Smartphone designs are bland when compared to early 2000 when every Phone had a unique design. Every Phone was unique, from their shape to design and the things those designs could facilitate. Nowadays, we are used to a massive screen on the front with a metal or glass cover on the back.

However, things got exciting when different manufactures started rolling out gaming phones. If you were not aware of gaming phones, the phones are produced and designed, keeping in mind the need and demands of gamers. This means that the Phone would have a powerful processor and gaming aesthetics.

While Asus, Razer, and Xiaomi were known to produce such phones this year, Lenovo also decided to unveil their gaming phone, Legion. Lenovo already uses the legion brand for its gaming PCs and laptops. However, this year, the company expanded the brand to phones.

What is a Legion Phone?

Lenovo Legion Phone
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Legion Phone is the entry phone for Lenovo to make themselves known in the gaming phone market, the market which has been growing over the years. The Phone has created huge hype as Lenovo is already known for creating amazing gaming laptops for reasonable prices. So, is the Phone anything special to write about? Know more on the new Lenovo Phone below.

Amazing Display

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The new Lenovo phone features a huge 6.59 inch FHD+ AMOLED with a 240Hz touch sampling rate and a 144Hz refresh rate. The refresh rate of lenovo legion is one of the highest in any phone in the market. This ensures smooth gameplay, and even browsing through the UI will feel like butter.

Side Pop-Up Camera

We have seen some crazy and innovative ways to create that full uninterrupted display we all love and want. However, Lenovo has gone a step ahead and place their front cameras on the side of the Phone that will appear through a pop-up mechanism.

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This will facilitate all the streamers who can stream their gameplay without covering the camera with their palm. This is one of the innovative features that are only available on the Legion line at the moment.

Fastest Charging Around

Lenovo has also brought some technological advancement on the charging side. The Phone features a 90W Turbo Power Charging technology. On the other hand, the Phone also features a massive battery of 5000mAh, which means that your Phone should last you nearly two days, depending on your usage.

Lenovo Legion Phone
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Moreover, the charging technology can charge your phone from 0% to 50% in just 10 minutes and completely charge your Phone in only 30 minutes. This means long hours of uninterrupted gameplay.

Amazing Design

Lenovo Legion Phone
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Lenovo has kept the design of its Phone fresh and unique. The Phone has a stereo speaker on the front. However, things get exciting on the back of the Phone. The Phone has a glowing legion logo that is similar to a “Y.” Moreover, the color shifts according to how you view your Phone.

Powerful and Fast

The new Legion line features a Snapdragon 865 Plus, which will handle any demanding games you throw at ease. Moreover, the Phone also features up to 16 GB of LPDDR5 Ram and up to UFS 3.1 storage, ensuring one of the finest specs on paper.

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The Phone is available on several Australian websites like bangood and MyDeal. The Phone has a price tag of $915 for the 8gb Ram and 128 storage. You need to pay a little extra 12gb Ram 5G variant, $1,149.