Lenovo has launched its new gaming smartphone. The company has announced the Lenovo Legion Y90 in China. The phone competes against the likes of the Asus ROG Phone 5S, Nubia Red Magic 7 series, Redmi K50 Gaming, etc.
Like many other gaming and flagship smartphones out there, the new Lenovo smartphone comes with a Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC. The company has also packed some hardware that helps keep the temperature under check. There is no word on the launch of the Lenovo Legion Y90 outside China. While we wait for that, let’s take a look at the device’s price, specifications and other details.
Lenovo Legion Y90 price
Lenovo has launched the Legion Y90 gaming smartphone in China. The gaming phone has been launched in three storage options. The base 12GB + 256GB storage option is priced at CNY 3999 (roughly Rs 47,850). It also comes with 16GB of RAM and 256GB of internal storage for CNY 4299 (roughly Rs 51,400). Lastly, the top-end 18GB RAM option with 640GB of internal storage is priced at CNY 4999 (roughly Rs 59,800).
Specifications and features
The Legion Y90 comes with a Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC under the hood. For an enhanced gaming experience, the company has packed over 1600mm² of heat dissipation material and a 3520mm² large VC cooling plate. The device also has dual cooling fans for thermal management.
The rear panel has a dual-camera setup. There is a 64MP main camera sensor and a 13MP ultrawide camera. The phone comes with a 16MP front camera sensor. The phone packs a 5600 mAh battery and comes with support for 68W fast charging. The device has RGB lights on the logo and comes with four shoulder triggers that are customisable.
At the front, there is a 6.92-inch AMOLED display. The screen has a Full HD+ resolution of 1080 x 2460 pixels. It supports HDR10+ and has a high refresh rate of 144Hz. The screen also comes with a 720Hz touch sampling rate.
Lenovo is offering up to 4GB of virtual RAM support on the Y90. The top variant has 640GB of internal storage, which is a combination of 512GB memory and 128GB SSD. Lastly, the phone has dual Type-C ports, Bluetooth 5.2, WiFi 802.11ax, etc.