Lenovo Legion with 144Hz refresh rate confirmed; key specs revealed in leaked video

Lenovo Legion launch is scheduled for July 22nd

Highlights
  • Lenovo Legion gaming phone will come with a super high 144Hz refresh rate
  • A leaked video has revealed some more Lenovo Legion specifications
  • Key specs include 6GB LPDDR5 RAM, 5,000 battery and dual-speakers with 65mm drivers

Lenovo Legion is the company’s upcoming gaming phone that is set to launch on July 22nd in China. Now, ahead of the launch, the company has confirmed that the Lenovo Legion will come with a high 144Hz refresh rate via Weibo. Separately, a leaked video offers a glimpse of the Lenovo’s Legion OS, based on Lenovo ZUI 12 that is itself based on Android 10. This shows off the Avengers-themed wallpaper and a widget that shows CPU and GPU clock speeds. The video walks us through the settings page, which reveals key Lenovo Legion specifications.

Lenovo Legion 144Hz

The Lenovo Legion settings page mentions the Snapdragon 865 SoC, although the company has already confirmed that the phone will get the newer and faster Snapdragon 865 Plus SoC. The gaming phone is said to pack just 6GB LPDDR5 RAM and 128GB UFS 3.0 storage. However, there will be a more powerful Pro edition as well and this might have higher RAM and storage options. The Lenovo Legion will support 90W fast-charging that should juice up the 5,000mAh battery in no time, and dual-speakers with 65mm drivers, which sounds impressive. It will be equipped with uEngine with dual linear motors for haptic feedback and 270Hz touch sampling rate for faster response.

As for the rest of the Lenovo Legion specifications, the phone is said to feature a 64MP primary sensor and a 16MP wide-angle lens. It is also rumoured to pack a 20MP pop-up snapper for selfies and video chats. The 90W fast-charging is tipped to juice up to 50 percent in just 30 minutes. The phone will have a side-mounted fingerprint sensor for security.