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Lenovo Helix 2 Core Intel Core I5-3xxx 1.8GHz 4GB 180GB SSD 11.6" Laptop

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FeaturesLaptop, Tablet, Stand, and Tablet+ Modes Work at a desk in laptop mode, get mobile in tablet mode, and share data and presentations by placing Helix in stand mode'simply dock it backward... More
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15 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This notebook PC supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many portable PCs of a similar type and age to it.

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Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)

The Lenovo Helix has one of the faster on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s (1,150 megahertz) amongst 2 in 1 laptops of this age. Across all the notebook PCs of this age and spec the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s range from 560MHz to 1,300MHz.

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Fairly Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

With an on-board graphics adapter base frequency of 350 megahertz, the Lenovo Helix has one of the faster on-board graphics adapter base frequencys amongst 2 in 1 laptops of this age. The slowest on-board graphics adapter base frequency of 2 in 1 laptops that are a similar age to the Helix is 200MHz, the fastest is 650MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 270MHz.

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Lenovo Has Good Laptop Reviews

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 compared to other manufacturers.

Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Lenovo Helix has a full-size keyboard, unlike most of the other notebook PCs of this spec and age which do not have a full-size keyboard.

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Has a Front Camera

The Lenovo Helix has a front camera, as do most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that were released around the same time as the Helix.

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SSD Storage Media

This portable PC has an SSD storage media, which is typical of many 2 in 1 laptops that have been around for more than two years. Solid State Drives (SSD) store data in semiconductors on a circuit board rather than using magnetic or optical media. Solid State Drives have no moving parts which makes them very fast and reliable.

We compared this laptop to all the other notebook PCs that have an SSD storage media and we think because of it's better review score, the U920t[pl_1453648_price], and the U920t[pl_1453648_price] both from Toshiba or the DELL XPS 12[plb_2393758_price] is also worth considering.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The Lenovo Helix has a maximum display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than the most common display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels.

This portable PC's display resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is in fact the best display resolution across all notebook PCs of this type and age.

Across similar types of portable PC the worst display resolution is 1366 x 768 pixels.

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Quite Long Battery Life (max)

With a battery life (max) of 10 hours, the Lenovo Helix has one of the longer battery life (max)s amongst 2 in 1 laptops of this age. The average battery life (max) of portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the Helix is 7.7h, and the battery life (max)s range from 3.7h to 19h.

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Very High Front Camera Resolution (numeric)

The front camera resolution (numeric)s of notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to the Helix range from 0.3MP to 8MP, and the average front camera resolution (numeric) is 1.6MP. When compared to other 2 in 1 laptops that were released around the same time as the Helix, the front camera resolution (numeric) of the Lenovo Helix of 5 megapixels is one of the highest.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

This notebook PC has an 802.11a|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is typical of many 2 in 1 laptops that have been around for around the same time as it.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

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

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Has a Touchscreen

The Lenovo Helix has a touchscreen. Most of the other portable PCs of this age and spec also have a touchscreen.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative notebook PCs with a touchscreen currently available including because of it's better review score, the Toshiba U920t[plb_1453648_price].

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AC Cables Included

This laptop has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included on 2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This notebook PC ethernet LAN data rates, which is typical of many portable PCs of this spec and age.

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9 Reasons Against

Only One Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes

The Lenovo Helix is a one maximum number of PCI Express lanes portable PC. Most of the other laptops of this type and age have between 1 and 15 maximum number of PCI Express laness.

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Quite Small Internal Memory

The average internal memory of notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years is 5GB. At only 4 gigabytes, the Lenovo Helix has a quite small internal memory compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that were launched around the same time as the Helix.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative 4GB internal memory portable PCs currently available including the Toshiba U920t[plb_1453648_price] which has better reviews.

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Very Small Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)

At only 28 watt-hours, the Lenovo Helix has a fairly small battery capacity (Watt hours) compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the Helix. Across all the notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to the Helix the battery capacity (Watt hours)s range from 21Wh to 2,800Wh.

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Very Small Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)

The Lenovo Helix has a fairly small maximum internal memory (64-bit) (only 4 gigabytes) compared to most of the other laptops of this age and spec. Across all the laptops of a comparable age and spec to the Helix the maximum internal memory (64-bit)s range from 2GB to 16GB, and the average maximum internal memory (64-bit) is 8.3GB.

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Very Small Maximum Internal Memory

Across all the laptops of this type and age the maximum internal memorys range from 2GB to 16GB. With a maximum internal memory of only 4 gigabytes, the Lenovo Helix has one of the smaller maximum internal memorys amongst portable PCs of this age.

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Quite Slow Memory Clock Speed

The memory clock speeds of similar spec laptops that are a comparable age to the Helix range from 530MHz to 1,600MHz, and the average memory clock speed is 1,500MHz. With a memory clock speed of only 1,333 megahertz, the Lenovo Helix has a fairly slow memory clock speed compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that have been available for around the same time as the Helix.

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Very Low Rear Camera Resolution (numeric)

The Lenovo Helix has a quite low rear camera resolution (numeric) (only 2 megapixels) compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the Helix. 2 in 1 laptops that were released more than two years ago have rear camera resolution (numeric)s of between 1MP and 8MP, and the average rear camera resolution (numeric) is 4.3MP.

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Only Three Number of Battery Cellss

Most 2 in 1 laptops that have been available for around the same time as the Helix have between two and eight number of battery cellss, including the Lenovo Helix which has three number of battery cellss.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This laptop supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is typical of many 2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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6 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo Helix

Released Over Three Years Ago

This notebook PC was released over three years ago.

Intel Core I5-3xxx Processor Family

The Lenovo Helix has a better processor family than most 2 in 1 laptops that have been around for around the same time as it. This Lenovo notebook PC has an Intel Core i5-3xxx processor family, whereas most notebook PCs that were released around the same time as it have an Intel Core i5 processor family.

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Average Processor Frequency

At 1.8 gigahertz, the Lenovo Helix has a pretty average processor frequency compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to the Helix.

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Average Weight

The Lenovo Helix has a relatively average weight (1.7 kilograms) compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that are a similar age to the Helix.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 180 gigabytes, the Lenovo Helix has a pretty standard total storage capacity compared to most of the other laptops of this spec and age.

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Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 11.6 inches, the Lenovo Helix has a fairly average display diagonal compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the Helix.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Market Positioning
Housing Material
Colour of Product
Product Type
Intel Segment Tagging
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Motherboard Chipset
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
System Bus Rate
Processor Threads
Processor Boost Frequency
Processor Model
Conflict Free Processor
Integrated 4G WiMAX
Processor Lithography
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Slots Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
PCI Express Configurations
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
ECC Supported by Processor
FSB Parity
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory Form Factor
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Layout (slots X Size)
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Solid-State Drive Interface
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Number of SSDs Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Touchscreen Type
Touch Technology
Contrast Ratio (typical)
Panel Type
Display Brightness
Aspect Ratio
3D
LED Backlight
Display Surface
Display Number of Colours
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Maximum Resolution
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter Family
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LightScribe
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Speaker Power
Number of Built-In Speakers
Audio System
Audio Chip
Camera
Rear Camera Resolution (numeric)
Auto Focus
Video Capturing Speed
Rear Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera Resolution (numeric)
Front Camera
Networking
4G WiMAX
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Networking Standards
4G LTE
4G
Data Network
4G Standard
WWAN
3G Standards
2G Standards
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
3G
Bluetooth
SIM Card Support
Ports & Interfaces
Microphone Connectivity
Mini DisplayPorts Quantity
Headphone Connectivity
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
DVI Port
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Performance
TV Tuner Integrated
Ambient Light Sensor
GPS (satellite)
Accelerometer
Gyroscope
Electronic Compass
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Spill Resistant Keyboard
Island-Style Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Keyboard Language
Windows Keys
Keyboard Layout
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Drivers Included
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® Rapid Start Technology
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® Smart Response Technology
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (Intel® MST)
Intel® Active Management Technology (Intel® AMT)
Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio)
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel® Insider™
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel HD Graphics
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel® Built-In Visuals Technology
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Supported Instruction Sets
Processor Code
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Embedded Options Available
Intel® Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel® Smart Cache
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Intel® Iris Pro Graphics
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Life (max)
Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Number of Battery Cells (tablet)
Battery Life (tablet Mode)
Battery Capacity (tablet, Watt Hours)
Power
Power Auto-Sensing
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Output Current
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Power
Security
Password Protection Type
Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
Fingerprint Reader
Cable Lock Slot Type
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Weight (tablet Mode)
Height (tablet Mode)
Depth
Depth (tablet Mode)
Width
Width (tablet Mode)
Packaging Data
Warranty Card
Cables Included
AC Adapter Included
Interface Adapters Included
Stylus Pen
Power Cord Included
Manual
Quick Start Guide
Operational Conditions
Non-Operating Altitude
Operating Altitude
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Certificates
Wi-Fi Certified
RoHS Compliance
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
64-Bit Computing
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)

4 Awards

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Expert Reviews

(73)
4 September 2015

In conclusion the Lenovo ThinkPad Helix 2 is a good addition to any businessman on the go, but at its asking price, it may prove to be a barrier especially since it is priced well within other...

Chip.com.my

It's pricier and slower than competing laptop/tablet detachables, but Lenovo's second-generation ThinkPad Helix still makes a compelling case for itself with its all-day battery life and...

Computershopper.com

There's some much to like about the ThinkPad Helix 2015. Lenovo took a pretty interesting idea and ran with it, introducing different keyboard accessories for different kinds of users. If you're...

28 June 2015

The Lenovo ThinkPad Helix 2 is a great 11.6-inch tablet and laptop, offering a useful digital pen, top-notch keyboard and long battery life...

24 June 2015

With a well-built dock featuring physical buttons and a large trackpad, very good performance, superb battery life and lashings of storage, memory and connectivity options, the Helix goes a long...

23 June 2015

With a well-built dock featuring physical buttons and a large trackpad, very good performance, superb battery life and lashings of storage, memory and connectivity options, the Helix goes a long...

15 June 2015

The Lenovo ThinkPad Helix is an excellent convertible with a good range of ports, robust design and solid performance, and it shows a clear business focus lacking in many Windows 8.1 devices....

L enovo's ThinkPad range has been hugely successful in the business world, thanks to their combination of reliability, performance and corporate-focused features. The Helix aims to deliver these... Read more…

26 May 2015

As the Dell Venue 11 Pro Convertible, the ThinkPad Helix 2-in-1 works on the same principle which means passive cooling, producing absolutely zero noise when operating, which is quite an...

Madshrimps.be

15 February 2015

Lenovo ThinkPad Helix 2 With the ThinkPad Helix 2 , Lenovo consequently improved the basic ideas of the first generation : Tablet and business notebook ? combined in a single device. This required...

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Product Identifiers

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