Lenovo Legion Duel 2 vs Apple iPhone SE (2020) – Review, specifications and prices

The new Lenovo Legion Duel 2 handset has a 2 camera setup with a main lens of 64 MP, Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 processor chipset and a battery of 5500 mAh. On other side, the Apple iPhone SE (2020) also has interesting features. The comparison for both models with new specs are detailed next.

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Specifications

Feature Lenovo Legion Duel 2 Apple iPhone SE (2020)
Phones specifications
Screen Display 6.92 in (inches) 4.7 in (inches)
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 Apple A13 Bionic APL1W85
Operating System ZUI 12.5 ZUI 12.5
Resolution 1080 x 2460 pixels 750 x 1334 pixels
RAM 8 GB (gigabytes) or 12 GB (gigabytes) or 16 GB (gigabytes) or 18 GB (gigabytes) 3 GB (gigabytes)
Storage 128 GB (gigabytes),256 GB (gigabytes),512 GB (gigabytes) 64 GB (gigabytes),128 GB (gigabytes),256 GB (gigabytes)
Camera 64/16 MP 12 MP
Front Camera 44 MP 7 MP
Battery 5500 mAh 1821 mAh

Processor and Operating System

The Lenovo Legion Duel 2 runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 chipset and the processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 1 core of 2.84 GHz Cortex-A78, 3 cores of 2.42 GHz Cortex-A78 and 4 cores of 1.8GHz Cortex-A55. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 2840 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture,ATA 2.0 (Advanced Technology Architecture),Twin Turbo-Fan cooling system,Intake fan with 29 fan blades 12500 rpm,Output fan with 29 fan blades 15000 rpm,Fans max speed noise – 27dB,3000 mm² air duct,4730 mm² VC plate,62573 mm² thermal cooling area,Copper pillars and Dual graphite layers. Running on ZUI 12.5 operating system.

The Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 is a better chipset processor than the Apple A13 Bionic APL1W85.

Meanwhile, the Apple iPhone SE (2020) has a Apple A13 Bionic APL1W85, the second processor has a total of 6 cores composed by 2 cores of 2.65 GHz Lightning and 4 cores of 1.8 GHz Thunder. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 2650 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture. And it’s running on ZUI 12.5 OS system.

Graphics Processor (GPU)

The Lenovo Legion Duel 2 is carrying a Qualcomm Adreno 660,840 MHz (megahertz) gpu in the interior and the Apple iPhone SE (2020) has the Apple GPU,4 cores,Antutu gpu – 186079 graphics processor.

Battery

The Lenovo Legion Duel 2 battery capacity is 5500 mAh which is a 202% (percent) more powerful than the 1821 mAh offered by the Apple iPhone SE (2020). Some features include Fast charging, Non-removable, Dual-cell battery – 2750 mAh per cell, 65W fast charger in the box and 90W fast charger sold separately.
The Apple iPhone SE (2020) battery include Wireless charging, Fast charging, Non-removable, Qi wireless charging and USB Power delivery 2.0.

Screen

The handset is using a E4 AMOLED display with 1080 x 2460 pixels and a screen size of 6.92 in (inches).

Meanwhile the Apple iPhone SE (2020) is featuring a IPS display with 750 x 1334 pixels and a screen size of 4.7 in (inches).

As we can see here, the Lenovo Legion Duel 2 is a 47.2% bigger than Apple iPhone SE (2020) screen.
The main display features of both phones are detailed next:

Lenovo Legion Duel 2 Apple iPhone SE (2020)
1000000:1 1400:1 contrast ratio
111.1% DCI-P3 625 cd/m²
1300 cd/m² peak brightness Capacitive
144 Hz refresh rate Haptic Touch
3.8 ms response time Ion-strengthtened glass
720 touch sampling rate LED-backlit
800 cd/m² HBM brightness Multi-touch
AI Display Processing Oleophobic (lipophobic) coating
AI-Picture Quality Engine Retina HD display
Always-on HDR Scratch resistant
Auto Adaptive Display Wide Color display (P3)
Capacitive
Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Dark Noise Suppression
Display manufacturer – Samsung
Flicker-free DC dimming
HDR10+
Multi-touch
Pixelworks i6 processor
Scratch resistant
Skin Tone Accuracy
TÜV Rheinland Low Blue Light certification

RAM Memory and storage

On the memory hardware side, the Lenovo Legion Duel 2 is carrying a ram memory of 8 GB (gigabytes) or 12 GB (gigabytes) or 16 GB (gigabytes) or 18 GB (gigabytes) with some features like 3733 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR5 and Double channel.

The Apple iPhone SE (2020) is coming with a 3 GB (gigabytes) and it has some features like LPDDR4.
In the basic edition, the Lenovo Legion Duel 2 gives a 166.6% more ram memory capacity than Apple iPhone SE (2020).

The maximum capacity offered by the Lenovo Legion Duel 2 is 18 gigabytes ,which is a 500% bigger than the Apple iPhone SE (2020) with 3 gigabytes.

How much built-in storage space you can get for apps and saving photos, files and video? The Lenovo Legion Duel 2 comes with or 128 GB (gigabytes) or 256 GB (gigabytes) or 512 GB (gigabytes). In the basic edition, the Lenovo Legion Duel 2 gives a 100% more storage memory capacity than Apple iPhone SE (2020).

The max storage capacity offered by the Lenovo Legion Duel 2 is 512 gigabytes ,which is a 100% more than the Apple iPhone SE (2020) with 256 gigabytes.

Apple iPhone SE (2020) gets you or 64 GB (gigabytes) or 128 GB (gigabytes) or 256 GB (gigabytes) of internal storage.

Rear Camera

The Lenovo Legion Duel 2 rear camera setup is composed by 2 lenses of 64/16 MP , the flash type is Dual LED , a focal length (35 , of 16 mm , a pixel size of 1 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.9 f/2.2 respectively.

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Meanwhile the Apple iPhone SE (2020) rear camera comes with 1 lenses of 12 MP , the flash type is Quad LED , a focal length(35 mm) of 28 mm , carrying sensor like Sony Exmor RS , a pixel size of 1.22 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.8 respectively.

Lenovo Legion Duel 2 Apple iPhone SE (2020)
Angle of view – 120° (#2) 1080p @ 240 fps
Aperture size – f/2.2 (#2) Autofocus
Autofocus Continuous shooting
Continuous shooting Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization Exposure compensation
Digital zoom Face detection
Exposure compensation Flash type – Quad LED
Face detection Geotagging
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 16 mm (#2) HDR
Geotagging Hybrid IR filter
HDR ISO settings
ISO settings Macro mode
Panorama Noise reduction
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF) Optical image stabilization
Pixel size – 1.0 m (#2) Panorama
PureCel Plus-S stacked die technology RAW
Scene mode Sapphire crystal glass lens cover
Secondary rear camera – 16 MP (ultra-wide angle) Scene mode
Self-timer Self-timer
Touch focus Touch focus
White balance settings White balance settings

Front Camera – Selfie

The Lenovo Legion Duel 2 comes with a 44 MP in the front.

The Apple iPhone SE (2020) has a 7 MP as a main front-camera.

Some other front camera features are detailed next:

Lenovo Legion Duel 2 Apple iPhone SE (2020)
44 MP 7 MP
Aperture:f/2.0 720p @ 240 fps
Autofocus Aperture:f/2.2
Face unlock Face detection
HDR HDR
ISOCELL Plus Panorama
ISOCELL Slim GH1 Pixel size:1 µm /0.001000 mm
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF) Sensor type:CMOS BSI (backside illumination)
Pixel size:1.0 µm /0.000700 mm
Sensor model:Samsung S5KGH1
Sensor type:ISOCELL
Side-mounted pop-up mechanism

Data network and speed connectivity/bandwidth

The mobile networks technologies improve the communication between devices, connectivity speed and files download/upload bandwidth depending of the place.

Lenovo Legion Duel 2 Apple iPhone SE (2020)
5G NSA EDGE
5G SA EV-DO Rev. A(1.8/3.1 Mbit/s)
Built-in 5G modem GPRS
EDGE HSPA+(5.76/ 42 Mbit/s)
GPRS LTE Cat 16(150/1 Gbit/s)
HSPA+(5.76/ 42 Mbit/s) LTE-A(500/1 Gbit/s)
LTE Cat 20 TD-
TD- TD-SCDMA
TD-SCDMA UMTS(384 kbit/s)
UMTS(384 kbit/s)

Price

The Lenovo Legion Duel 2 price is $952 and the Apple iPhone SE (2020) price tag is $550

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