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Lenovo Yoga 2 2 Core Intel Core I3-4xxx 1.7GHz 4GB 500GB 13.3" Laptop

£642.09
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2 Intel Core I3-4xxx 1.7GHz 4GB Feb 2014
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Easily change between four modes Laptop, Stand, Tablet, and Tent while the system automatically switches settings and locks the keyboard in place. The secret: Yoga 2's unique design and... More
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11 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This laptop supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many laptops of this type and age.

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Good Brand

Lenovo 2 in 1 laptops have good ratings on average and across all laptops Lenovo is one of the better rated manufacturers.

12 PCI Express Lanes (max)

The Lenovo Yoga 2 is a 12 PCI Express lane (max) portable PC. Most of the other portable PCs that were launched around the same time as the Yoga 2 have between 1 and 15 PCI Express lanes (max).

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Quite Big Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

The average maximum on-board graphics adapter memory of comparable spec portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the Yoga 2 is 2.2GB, and the maximum on-board graphics adapter memories range from 1.7GB to 16GB. With a maximum on-board graphics adapter memory of 2 gigabytes, the Lenovo Yoga 2 has a quite big maximum on-board graphics adapter memory compared to most of the other laptops of a similar age and spec to the Yoga 2.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The Lenovo Yoga 2 has a maximum display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than a 1366 x 768 pixels laptop, which is the most frequently found display resolution.

This notebook PC's display resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is actually the best display resolution across all similar spec portable PCs that were released around the same time as the Yoga 2.

A 1024 x 768 pixels display resolution is the worst display resolution across similar types of notebook PC.

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Has a Front Camera

The Lenovo Yoga 2 has a front camera, as do most of the other notebook PCs of this age and type.

There are a number of alternative laptops which also have a front camera which you might want to look at including the Yoga 2, the Yoga 2 13, or the Flex all from Lenovo.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Lenovo Yoga 2 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than most similar spec portable PCs that were released around the same time as it. Most 2 in 1 laptops that were released more than two years ago support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. In addition, this Lenovo notebook 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 portable PCs that are a similar age to the Yoga 2.

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

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L3 Processor Cache

This portable PC has a L3 processor cache, which is the most frequently found processor cache on comparable spec notebook PCs that were launched more than two years ago.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This portable PC has an 802.11a|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this spec and age.

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Has a Touch Sensitive Screen

The Lenovo Yoga 2 has a touch sensitive screen. Most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that have been available for more than two years also have a touch sensitive screen.

We think you might also be interested in other laptops which also have a touch sensitive screen including the Yoga 2, the Yoga, or the Yoga 2 13 all from Lenovo.

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Fairly Big Processor Cache

2 in 1 laptops that are a comparable age to the Yoga 2 have processor caches of between 0.51MB and 4MB. With a processor cache of 3 megabytes, the Lenovo Yoga 2 has one of the bigger processor caches amongst 2 in 1 laptops of this age.

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4 Reasons Against

Only One USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port

Most notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the Yoga 2 have between one and two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports, including the Lenovo Yoga 2 which has one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port.

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Very Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

The slowest on-board graphics adapter base frequency of portable PCs of this type and age is 200MHz and the fastest is 650MHz. The Lenovo Yoga 2 has a fairly slow on-board graphics adapter base frequency (only 200 megahertz) compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that are a similar age to the Yoga 2.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

Like most of the other laptops that are a comparable age to the Yoga 2, the Lenovo Yoga 2 does not have a full-size keyboard.

There are a number of alternative notebook PCs which also have a full-size keyboard which you might also want to look at including the Acer Aspire Switch 10.

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Only One USB 3.0 Port

Most laptops of a similar type and age to the Yoga 2 have between one and two USB 3.0 ports, including the Lenovo Yoga 2 which has one USB 3.0 port.

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8 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo Yoga 2

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when this Lenovo laptop was released.

Intel Core I3 Processor Family

The Lenovo Yoga 2 has an Intel Core i3 processor family which is better than most laptops that are a similar age to it. Most 2 in 1 laptops that were released more than two years ago have an Intel Core i5 processor family.

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Average Battery Life

At 8 hours, the Lenovo Yoga 2 has a pretty typical battery life compared to most of the other laptops of this age and type.

If this portable PC battery life is not long enough for you then you might want to consider the Lenovo Yoga (9h).

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Average Total Storage Capacity

With a total storage capacity of 500 gigabytes, the Lenovo Yoga 2 has a relatively average total storage capacity compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that came out around the same time as the Yoga 2.

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Average Internal Memory

At 4 gigabytes, the Lenovo Yoga 2 has a relatively standard internal memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the Yoga 2.

Portable PCs with a bigger internal memory that might also be worth looking at include the Lenovo ThinkPad Yoga (8GB).

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Average Processor Clock Speed

With a processor clock speed of 1.7 gigahertz, the Lenovo Yoga 2 has a pretty average processor clock speed compared to most of the other notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago.

If this portable PC processor clock speed is too slow for you then you might want to look at the Lenovo Flex 2 (1.9GHz) which is also cheaper.

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Average Weight

At 1.7 kilograms, the Lenovo Yoga 2 has a fairly typical weight compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that were released more than two years ago.

Alternative notebook PCs with a heavier weight that you might want to look at include the Lenovo Yoga 2 (1.6kg).

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Average Screen Size

The Lenovo Yoga 2 has a relatively typical screen size (13.3 inches) compared to most of the other portable PCs of this type and age.

If you want a bigger screen size then you might also want to consider the Flex 2 (14"), the Flex 2 (14"), or the FLEX 2 14 (14") all from Lenovo which is also cheaper.

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Specification

Features
Design
Form Factor
Colour
Product Type
Docking Station
Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Thread
Processor Model
Conflict Free Processor
Processor Lithography
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
PCI Express Configuration
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory Layout
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory
Hard Drive
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Memory Card
Integrated Card Reader
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Sensitive Screen
Touch Screen
Touch Technology
Panel Type
Aspect Ratio
LED Backlight
Display Surface
HD Type
Video
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
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 Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LghtScribe Feature
Audio
Built-In Microphone
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
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
DVI Port
USB 2.0 Port
SATA III Connector
SATA Connector
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Performance
Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Windows Key
Pointing Device
Operating System/software
Operating System
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel Matrix Storage Technology
Intel HD Audio Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Insider
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Supported Instruction Set
Processor Code
Embedded Options Available
Intel Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technology
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel Smart Response Technology Version
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) Version
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Smart Connect Technology Version
Intel AES New Instructions
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Life
Power
Security
Special Features
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Manual
Quick Start Guide
Operational Conditions
Certificates
Technical Details
Other Features

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Expert Reviews

(123)
15 July 2015

From low-cost Chromebooks to high-end hybrids, and the explosion of diverse, different-shaped Windows devices, there's a dizzying amount of choice out there for anyone looking to replace their... Read more…

Great formfactor
Fantastic high resolution screen
Rubberised exterior makes the Yoga really easy to grip
Accelerometerenabled modes emphasising more of what a tablet can do
Decent battery life
Keyboard can be a little cramped on the right side
Screen moves a fair bit if you touch it
Mediocre touchpad
Camera is only usable for web conferencing, and really, it could be better
Some color reproduction issues, battery life is shorter than expected, not the best selection of ports, rather slow SSD
1 May 2015

Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 2 Pro:You must read Top Questions Before Purchasing File Recovery SoftwareThis laptop is the big daddy of cool laptops boasting of a 360 degree swivelling screen which greatly... Read more…

1 November 2014

Appreciating the Lenovo Yoga 2 11 is all about managing your expectations as it doesn't offer the screen quality of a dedicated tablet or the battery life of a MacBook Air. But we kind of don't...

21 October 2014

The 11 inch Lenovo Yoga 2 is one of the most interesting affordable 2-in-1s available right now. It sports the convertible form factor and a sleek and solid body, an IPS touchscreen and a fanless...

26 September 2014

Lenovo has some interesting ideas, and we've certainly seen its Yoga concept before in the form of the Ashton Kutcher released tablet, but it's here in the Pro 2 Windows machine that the idea...

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User Reviews

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Reviewed 30 August 2014 by Idkwia

I take good care of things that I own yet I have just sent my 3rd one of the Yoga 2 Pros to be repaired. The first one had a fault with the touchpad from the beginning, the screen on the second... Read more…

Reviewed 16 September 2014 by Gazza99

Have had it for about 6 months now. I noticed that the other review on this site was by someone who has had awful reliability problems. I havent had a minute of trouble with mine and use it 7 days... Read more…

Reviewed 1 November 2014 by Mama2

I purchased 2 Lenovo laptops at the same time from JL: One is the Yoga and the other is an IdeaPad, for half the price of the Yoga. The IdeaPad has been fantastic, sturdy and reliable. I use it... Read more…

Reviewed 29 September 2014 by Noelicus

Love the orange. Love the crazily high screen-res (although I've actually lowered it to increase battery-use time and many programs have tiny text) Love the backlit keyboard Love it's... Read more…

Reviewed 27 June 2014 by James R.
(Verified Purchase)

I can't say enough good things about the product in general. It is, without a doubt, one of the cleaner motherboard layouts I've had the pleasure of building a system around. When paired with a... Read more…

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lenovo 1080, lenovo 1080p, lenovo i34010, lenovo i34010u
Barcodes 00000059402194, 00888228767055, 00888228767338

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