Lenovo Legion Go is now official
After weeks of
guerilla marketing leaks, Lenovo has launched the Lenovo Legion Go, a new gaming handheld device that is set to compete against the ROG Ally and even the Steam Deck. It’s designed for gamers who want high-performance features and the flexibility to play games anywhere. They’ve also introduced the Lenovo Legion Glasses, which have a micro-OLED display, and the Lenovo Legion E510 7.1 RGB Gaming In-Ear Headphones. These new additions complement Lenovo’s existing lineup of devices, monitors, and accessories, providing gamers with immersive gaming experiences.
Lenovo Legion Handheld Gaming Ecosystem
Lenovo Legion Go is a portable handheld device that brings the power of Windows PC gaming on the go. It features a stunning 8.8-inch Lenovo PureSight Gaming Display with vibrant visuals and customizable settings. For a larger screen experience, there’s the Lenovo Legion Glasses, providing a high-quality virtual monitor experience in a wearable form factor. And for immersive audio, there are the Legion E510 7.1 RGB Gaming In-Ear Headphones, offering hi-res surround sound and convenient controls.
Lenovo Legion Go: the better Steam Deck?
The Lenovo Legion Go is a powerful gaming device. It has an AMD Ryzen Z1 Extreme processor, up to 16GB of RAM, and up to 1TB of storage. It also has a long-lasting battery and special cooling technology to prevent overheating.
|Specification||Lenovo Legion Go|
|Display||8.8” QHD+ Micro OLED|
|Processor||AMD Ryzen Z1 Extreme|
|RAM||Up to 16GB LPDDR5X|
|Storage||Up to 1TB PCIe Gen4 SSD|
|Battery||49.2Wh with Super Rapid Charge|
|Controllers||Detachable with hall effect joysticks|
|Connectivity||Wi-Fi 6E, Bluetooth 5.2|
|Operating System||Windows 11 Home|
|Legion Space||Access to game platforms and settings|
|Pricing||Starting at $699|
The Lenovo Legion Go controllers are designed for versatile gameplay with features like accurate joysticks, a trackpad, D-pad, and customizable buttons. They can be detached for FPS mode, offering precise aiming similar to using a mouse.
Lenovo has also created the Legion Space for the Lenovo Legion Go. It makes gaming easier by giving quick access to game platforms and stores, letting users adjust settings easily.
The Lenovo Legion Go will be available from November 2023, starting at $699. The Lenovo Legion Glasses and Lenovo Legion E510 7.1 RGB Gaming In-Ear Headphones will also be available in October 2023, starting at $329 and €49.99 EUR (awaiting USD price), respectively.
There is no word yet from Lenovo Philippines if the Lenovo Legion Go, Lenovo Legion Glasses and Lenovo Legion E510 7.1 RGB Gaming In-Ear Headphones are coming to the Philippines.
Video breakdown (posted before the official launch)
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