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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 Modes

This laptop supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating modes, which is the most frequently supported processor operating modes on laptops of this age and type.

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Lenovo Has Good Reviews for Its Portable PCs

Based on 4,876 expert and owner reviews, Lenovo has good ratings for its notebook PCs. Lenovo also has good ratings specifically for its 2 in 1 laptops compared to other manufacturers.

Fairly Fast Processor Frequency

The Yoga 12 has one of the faster processor frequencys (2.3 gigahertz) amongst 2 in 1 laptops of this age. The processor frequencys of comparable spec portable PCs that are a similar age to the Yoga 12 range from 0.8GHz to 2.7GHz, and the average processor frequency is 1.9GHz.

If this 2 in 1 laptop processor frequency is too slow for you then you might also want to look at the Toshiba P55W[plb_2975375_price] (2.4GHz) which also has a higher rating.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Yoga 12 has a full-size keyboard, which is unusual. Most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that are a comparable age to the Yoga 12 do not have a full-size keyboard.

Other notebook PCs with a full-size keyboard currently available which you might also want to look at include the DELL XPS 12[plb_2396801_price] which has better reviews.

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other portable PCs of a similar age and type to the Yoga 12, the Lenovo Yoga 12 has a front camera.

We compared this portable PC to all the other portable PCs with a front camera and we think the Acer Switch 10[plb_2313497_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Yoga 12 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most 2 in 1 laptops that were launched more than a year ago. In addition, this Lenovo laptop supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

A 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed is actually the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all laptops that have been around for around the same time as the Yoga 12.

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 laptop has a L3 processor cache, which is typical of many 2 in 1 laptops that have been available for around the same time as it.

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Quite Fast Hard Drive Speed

With a hard drive speed of 7,200 revolutions per minute, the Yoga 12 has a quite fast hard drive speed compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the Yoga 12. The slowest hard drive speed of notebook PCs of a similar age and type to the Yoga 12 is 5,400 RPM and the fastest is 7,200 RPM.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

The Lenovo Yoga 12 has a better Wi-Fi standard than most 2 in 1 laptops that have been around for more than a year. This notebook PC has an 802.11n wi-Fi standards, whereas most laptops that have been available for a comparable time to it have an 802.11g wi-Fi standards. In addition, this Lenovo notebook PC have 802.11a and 802.11ac and 802.11b wi-Fi standardss.

This notebook PC's Wi-Fi standard (802.11n) is in fact the best Wi-Fi standard amongst all 2 in 1 laptops that have been around for a comparable time to the Yoga 12.

Amongst similar types of notebook PC the worst Wi-Fi standard is 802.11a.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This notebook PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most frequently found operating system architecture on notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as it.

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Eight Number of Battery Cellss

The Yoga 12 has more number of battery cellss than most of the 2 in 1 laptops that came out around the same time as the Yoga 12. Most of the 2 in 1 laptops that have been available for around the same time as the Yoga 12 only have between two and seven number of battery cellss, however this notebook PC has eight number of battery cellss.

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Has a Touchscreen

The Lenovo Yoga 12 has a touchscreen. Most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to the Yoga 12 also have a touchscreen.

We compared all the other notebook PCs with a touchscreen to this portable PC and we think because of it's better review score, the Acer Switch 10[plb_2313497_price] is also worth considering.

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Two USB 3.0 Ports

Most laptops of a similar age and spec to the Yoga 12 have between one and two USB 3.0 ports, including the Lenovo Yoga 12 which has two USB 3.0 ports.

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4 Reasons Against

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

With an on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) of only 900 megahertz, the Yoga 12 has one of the slower on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s amongst 2 in 1 laptops of this age. Notebook PCs of this age and spec have on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s of between 600MHz and 1,200MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) is 930MHz.

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Only HDD Storage Media

The Yoga 12 has an HDD storage media which is better than the SSD storage media found on most similar spec portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as it. 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.

This laptop's storage medium (HDD) is in fact the worst storage medium amongst all laptops of this age and spec.

Amongst similar types of laptop the best storage medium is SSD.

Laptops with a better storage medium that might be worth considering include the DELL XPS 12[plb_2396801_price] (SSD) which is also higher rated.

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution of the Yoga 12 is 1366 x 768 pixels. That's 49% less display resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels portable PC, which is the most frequently found display resolution. The worst display resolution of all laptops of this spec and age is 1024 x 768 pixels and the best is 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This laptop supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is typical of many portable PCs of this spec and age.

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7 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo Yoga 12

Released Over a Year Ago

This 2 in 1 laptop has been on the market for over a year.

Average Internal Memory

At 8 gigabytes, the Yoga 12 has a pretty standard internal memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs that were released more than a year ago.

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Intel Core I5-5xxx Processor Family

This notebook PC has an Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family, which is typical of many 2 in 1 laptops that are a comparable age to it.

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Average Battery Life (max)

The Yoga 12 has a relatively typical battery life (max) (8 hours) compared to most of the other laptops that have been available for around the same time as the Yoga 12.

We compared all the other 8h battery life notebook PCs to this laptop and we think the Acer Switch 10[plb_2313497_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the Lenovo Yoga 12 has a pretty typical total storage capacity compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the Yoga 12.

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Average Weight

At 1.6 kilograms, the Yoga 12 has a relatively typical weight compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that have been available for more than a year.

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Average Display Diagonal

The Yoga 12 has a fairly average display diagonal (12.5 inches) compared to most of the other similar spec laptops that were launched around the same time as the Yoga 12.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other 12.5" laptops currently available including because of it's better review score, the DELL XPS 12[plb_2396801_price].

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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® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
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Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
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Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel® Smart Cache
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Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
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Intel Visual Technology
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Expert Reviews

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