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Lenovo Legion Y70

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Lenovo Legion Y70
Lenovo Legion Y70 (Legion Y Phone Series)
Processor
Qualcomm Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 8 x 1.8 - 3.2 GHz, Cortex-X2 / A710 / A510 (Kryo) Waipio
Graphics adapter
Memory
12 GB 
, 8GB / 12GB / 16GB
Display
6.67 inch 20:9, 2400 x 1080 pixel 395 PPI, Capacitive, OLED, glossy: yes, HDR, 144 Hz
Storage
128GB / 256GB / 512GB
Connections
USB-C Power Delivery (PD), 1 Fingerprint Reader, NFC, Sensors: accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
Networking
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax (a/b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4/ac = Wi-Fi 5/ax = Wi-Fi 6), Bluetooth 5.2, GSM, CDMA, UMTS, LTE, 5G, Dual SIM, GPS
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 8 x 163.6 x 77 ( = 0.31 x 6.44 x 3.03 in)
Battery
5100 mAh Lithium-Polymer
Operating System
Android 12
Camera
Primary Camera: 50 MPix Triple: 50MP + 13MP + 2MP
Secondary Camera: 16 MPix
Additional features
Keyboard: irtual
Weight
209 g ( = 7.37 oz / 0.46 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)

 

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Reviews for the Lenovo Legion Y70

Lenovo Legion Y70 Specifications, Pros and Cons
Source: OI Spice Tech News English
The Lenovo Legion Y70 is a new flagship smartphone, while the phone launched in August 2022, and cost around $562 (Rs 44,990 in India) Approx. As for the primary specs, you will receive a 6.67-inches OLED panel that renders a 144Hz refresh rate, HDR 10+, with 1000 nits brightness rating. A tiny dot notch 16MP selfie camera while the rear board features a triple camera setup including a 50MP primary, 13MP ultrawide, and 2MP depth lens. With this setup, you will attain immersive 8k video recording with gyro-EIS support. As for the performance aspect, the phone renders the 4nm Qualcomm SM8475 Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 chipset that will provide impressively processing power, while the visual software arrives with Adreno 730 GPU. Besides this, the handset provides 8GB/12GB/16GB of RAM support with 128GB/256GB/512GB internal storage without secondary storage support. For security, the device has a side-mounted fingerprint sensor. The Legion Y70 has a Li-Po 5100 mAh battery with 68W fast charging support and is available in 3 color variants- Black, Silver, and Red.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 08/27/2022

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Qualcomm Adreno 730: Graphics chip for smartphones and tablets that is integrated within the Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC. Qualcomm claims that it is 30% faster than the Adreno 660 in the Snapdragon 888 SoC. For Android it should be one of the fastest graphics cards in late 2021.

Modern games should be playable with these graphics cards at low settings and resolutions. Casual gamers may be happy with these cards.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.


SD 8+ Gen 1: High-end SoC for smartphones that was introduced in late 2021 and manufactured in 4 nm at TSMC. Integrates one “Prime Core” based on a ARM Cortex-X2 architecture clocked at up to 3.2 GHz. Three more performance cores are based on the A710 but clock up to 2.5 GHz. Furthermore, four energy saving cores are integrated that are based on the ARM Cortex-A510 architecture and clock at up to 1.8 GHz. In addition to the processor cores, the SoC integrates a WiFi 6e modem, a Hexagon DSP (for AI acceleration) and a Spectra ISP. The integrated memory controller supports fast LPDDR5 memory with up to 3,200 MHz. 5G is now included in the chip with the Snapdragon X65 modem. Compared to the non plus version, the 8+ Gen 1 offers a 200 MHz higher clocked Prime Core and a 10% higher clocked GPU. Furthermore, it is now produced at TSMC and not Samsung.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


6.67":

Only a few smartphones have larger screens.
Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


0.209 kg:

This weight is typical for smartphones.


Lenovo: Lenovo ( "Le" as in the English word legend and "novo" (Latin) for new) was founded in 1984 as a Chinese computer trading company. From 2004, the company has been the largest laptop manufacturer in China and got the fourth largest manufacturer worldwide after the acquisition of IBM's PC division in 2005. In addition to desktops and notebooks, the company also produces monitors, projectors, servers, etc.

In 2011, Lenovo acquired the majority of Medion AG, a European computer hardware manufacturer. In 2014, Lenovo took over Motorola Mobility, which gave them a boost in the smartphone market.

From 2014 to 2016 Lenovo's market share in the global notebook market was 20-21%, ranking second behind HP. However, the distance decreased gradually. In the smartphone market, Lenovo did not belong to the Top 5 global manufacturers in 2016.


» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

 

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Stefan Hinum, 2022-09-23 (Update: 2022-09-23)