Lenovo’s second-gen Legion gaming telephone packs twin cooling lovers

lenovo legion phone duel 2

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  • Lenovo has unveiled its second-generation gaming handset, the Legion Telephone Duel 2.
  • It contains twin cooling lovers, a Snapdragon 888, as much as 18GB of RAM and a 44MP pop-up digital camera.
  • It’s to be had in Europe in Might — regardless that a North American unencumber is up within the air.

The rumors had been true. Lenovo has unveiled its second-generation gaming handset, the Legion Telephone Duel 2, and it’s an much more audacious design than the primary fashion.

The Legion Telephone Duel 2 facilities round a brand new cooling machine that pals a vapor chamber with twin cooling lovers. The (*5*)Snapdragon 888 within will have to keep cool and handle top efficiency even all over long gaming classes, in different phrases. As you’ve most likely spotted, that cooling dictates the original glance of the telephone — the Snapdragon sits on the heart of the chip to verify “unprecedented symmetry” in cooling whilst you’re taking part in video games in a panorama orientation.

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You’ll additionally discover a host of upgrades helpful whilst you’re no longer taking part in the newest on-line brawler. The Legion Telephone Duel 2 boasts a good higher 6.92-inch (if nonetheless 1080p) 144Hz AMOLED show with HDR10+ improve and an extra-quick 720Hz contact sampling fee. You’ll additionally in finding as much as 18GB of RAM, a bigger 5,500mAh battery, and an upgraded 44MP pop-up facet digital camera for selfies and livestreaming.

Keep watch over performs a very powerful position within the Legion Telephone Duel 2. Lenovo gives eight digital keys, together with four ultrasonic shoulder buttons, two rear capacitance issues and two force-based issues within the display screen itself. You’ll have a lot of shortcuts for fast moving video games.  Accordingly, a brand new twin haptic comments machine delivers extra actual responses on your movements.

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The Duel 2 carries over the 64MP major digital camera, 16MP ultra-wide cam, twin USB-C ports and 90W speedy charging of the primary Legion Telephone. There could also be few court cases, regardless that, when the dual-cell battery format guarantees a complete rate in half-hour.

There’s a greater probability of shopping for Lenovo’s newest fashion, too. The Legion Telephone Duel 2 is launching in its local China in April in black and white colour schemes, nevertheless it’s additionally coming to Europe in Might beginning at a value of €799 (about $948) with 12GB of RAM and 256GB of garage, or €999 with 16GB of RAM and 512GB of house. And crucially, other folks at the different facet of the planet will not be disregarded. Lenovo would best say that North American availability is “to be decided,” however that’s nonetheless an enormous development over the no-show of the primary Legion.

As with remaining 12 months, Lenovo has one major problem: Asus. The ROG Telephone 5 gives an identical efficiency, and it’s already to be had. When you simply desire a speedy gaming telephone, you’ll purchase one thing now. Then again, the Legion Telephone Duel 2 prices much less in its 12GB shape (it’s in a similar fashion priced in 16GB trim), touts quicker charging, gives extra digital controls, and doesn’t require an add-on for additonal cooling. When you’re happy with Lenovo and don’t thoughts the wait, it could be offering the more potent worth.