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Lenovo Yoga 12 2 Core Intel Core I5-5xxx 2.3GHz 8GB 500GB HDD 12.5" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-5xxx 2.3GHz 8GB Jun 2015
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Easily change between four modes Laptop, Stand, Tablet, and Tent while your system automatically switches system settings and locks the keyboard in place. The secret: ThinkPad Yoga 12's unique... More
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13 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This notebook PC supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many 2 in 1 laptops that were launched around the same time as it.

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Lenovo Has Good Reviews for Its Portable PCs

We calculated the average reviews for all Lenovo laptops and also specifically for Lenovo 2 in 1 laptops and found that in both cases Lenovo had good reviews.

Quite Fast Processor Clock Speed

At 2.3 gigahertz, the Yoga 12 has a fairly fast processor clock speed compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that came out around the same time as the Yoga 12. The processor clock speeds of notebook PCs of this age and spec range from 0.8GHz to 2.6GHz.

If you would prefer a notebook PC with a faster processor clock speed then you might want to look at the Toshiba P55W (2.4GHz) which is also higher rated.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

Unlike most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Yoga 12 which do not have a full-size keyboard, the Yoga 12 has a full-size keyboard.

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Has a Front Camera

The Yoga 12 has a front camera. Most of the other portable PCs that are a comparable age to the Yoga 12 also have a front camera.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Yoga 12 supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most 2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as it. This Lenovo notebook PC supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most notebook PCs of this age and spec support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. In addition, this portable PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

This notebook PC's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is actually the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all similar spec laptops that are a comparable age to the Yoga 12.

Amongst comparable types of notebook PC the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor is 133MHz.

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Intel Core I5-5xxx Processor Family

This portable PC has an Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family, which is the most commonly found processor family on 2 in 1 laptops that are a comparable age to it.

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L3 Processor Cache

This portable PC has a L3 processor cache, which is the most frequently found processor cache on 2 in 1 laptops that have been around for around the same time as it.

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Fairly Fast Hard Drive Speed

The Yoga 12 has one of the faster hard drive speeds (7,200 revolutions per minute) amongst 2 in 1 laptops of this age. Notebook PCs of a similar type and age to the Yoga 12 have hard drive speeds of between 5,400 RPM and 7,200 RPM.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This portable PC has an 802.11a|802.11ac|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is the most frequently found WiFi standard on 2 in 1 laptops that were launched around the same time as it.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This laptop has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to it.

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Eight Battery Cells

Most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and type to the Yoga 12 only have between two and seven battery cells, however the Lenovo Yoga 12 has eight battery cells.

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Has a Touch Sensitive Screen

Like most of the other laptops of this age and spec, the Yoga 12 has a touch sensitive screen.

There are a number of alternative portable PCs with a touch sensitive screen currently available which you might want to consider including the HP Spectre x360 (£749.99) which has better reviews.

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2 Reasons Against

Only HDD Storage Medium

The Yoga 12 has a better storage medium than most notebook PCs that came out more than a year ago. This portable PC has an HDD storage medium, whereas most 2 in 1 laptops that are a similar age to it have an SSD storage medium. HDD is a traditional storage drive which stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are slower than other forms of storage such as solid state drives (SSD) and flash drives.

An HDD storage medium is actually the worst storage medium amongst all 2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Yoga 12.

The best storage medium amongst similar types of notebook PC is SSD.

There are a number of other notebook PCs that have an HDD storage media currently available that you might also want to look at including the Lenovo Flex 15 which has better reviews.

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution of the Lenovo Yoga 12 is 1366 x 768 pixels. That's 49% less display resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels notebook PC, which is the most common display resolution.

This notebook PC's display resolution (1366 x 768 pixels) is actually the worst display resolution across all notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to the Yoga 12.

The best display resolution across similar types of notebook PC is 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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6 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo Yoga 12

Released Over a Year Ago

Lenovo released the Yoga 12 over a year ago.

Average Internal Memory

The Yoga 12 has a relatively average internal memory (8 gigabytes) compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that came out more than a year ago.

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Average Battery Life

The Yoga 12 has a relatively average battery life (8 hours) compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that came out around the same time as the Yoga 12.

Laptops with a longer battery life that might be worth looking at include the Lenovo Flex 14 (9h) which is also higher rated.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the Yoga 12 has a pretty average total storage capacity compared to most of the other laptops of a similar type and age to the Yoga 12.

If you are looking for a bigger total storage capacity then you might want to look at the Lenovo Flex 2 15 (£449.99) (1TB).

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Average Weight

The Lenovo Yoga 12 has a relatively standard weight (1.6 kilograms) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to the Yoga 12.

Portable PCs with a heavier weight that might be worth considering include the Lenovo Yoga (£418.99) (1.6kg).

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Average Screen Size

The Yoga 12 has a relatively standard screen size (12.5 inches) compared to most of the other portable PCs of this type and age.

If you are looking for a bigger screen size then you might also want to consider the Acer Aspire R7-371T (13.3") which also has a higher rating.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Market Positioning
Housing Material
Colour
Product Type
Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Motherboard Chipset
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Cache
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Thread
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Processor Model
Processor Memory Channel
Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
Processor Memory Type
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Processor Lithography
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Configurable TDP-Down Frequency
Stepping
PCI Express Configuration
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Layout
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Memory Card
Integrated Card Reader
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Installed
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Sensitive Screen
Touch Screen
Touch Technology
Display Brightness
Aspect Ratio
LED Backlight
Display Surface
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Maximum Resolution
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LghtScribe Feature
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Speaker Power
Built-In Speaker
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Connection
WiFi Standard
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
Mini HDMI Port
USB Sleep-and-Charge Port
USB Sleep-and-Charge
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
DVI Port
USB 3.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Performance
Ambient Light Sensor
Accelerometer
Gyroscope
Electronic Compass
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Spill Resistant Keyboard
Backlit Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Windows Key
Pointing Device
Operating System/software
Operating System
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel Rapid Start Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Smart Response Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel Matrix Storage Technology
Intel Active Management Technology
Intel HD Audio Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Insider
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Supported Instruction Set
Processor Code
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Intel TSX-NI Version
Intel Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
OS Guard
Thermal Monitoring Technology
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel Smart Response Technology Version
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) Version
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Smart Cache
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) Version
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel AES New Instructions
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Life
Battery Capacity
Battery Cell Count
Battery
Power
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Power
Security
Password Protection
Password Protection
Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Manual
Certificates
RoHS Compliance
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology
Intel Virtualization Technology

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