Lenovo is one of the better rated portable PC brands according to average expert and user reviews, and Lenovo also has good ratings for its 2 in 1 laptops.
Has a Front Camera
The Lenovo Yoga 2 has a front camera, as do most of the other similar spec laptops that have been around for around the same time as the Yoga 2.
We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative notebook PCs with a front camera currently available including because of it's better review score, the Toshiba U920t[plb_1453648_price].
1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The Lenovo Yoga 2 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most comparable spec portable PCs that were released more than two years ago. In addition, this Lenovo portable PC 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 across all 2 in 1 laptops that were launched more than two years ago.
Across similar types of laptop the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor is 133MHz.
Fairly Big Internal Memory
With an internal memory of 8 gigabytes, the Lenovo Yoga 2 has a fairly big internal memory compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that were released around the same time as the Yoga 2. The average internal memory of 2 in 1 laptops that have been available for a similar time to the Yoga 2 is 5GB.
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 portable PC, which is the most frequently found display resolution.
A 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution is actually the best display resolution amongst all portable PCs of a comparable age and type to the Yoga 2.
A 1024 x 768 pixels display resolution is the worst display resolution amongst similar types of laptop.
L3 Processor Cache
This portable PC has a L3 processor cache, which is typical of many laptops that were launched around the same time as it.
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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards
This laptop has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is the most commonly found wi-Fi standards on similar spec notebook PCs that are a comparable age to it.
Has a Touchscreen
The Lenovo Yoga 2 has a touchscreen, as do most of the other portable PCs of this type and age.
We compared this portable PC to all the other notebook PCs with a touchscreen and we think because of it's better review score, the Toshiba U920t[plb_1453648_price] is also worth considering.
Six Number of Battery Cellss
The Lenovo Yoga 2 is a six number of battery cells laptop. Most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that have been around for a similar time to the Yoga 2 have between two and seven number of battery cellss.
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Only One USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Most laptops of a comparable age and type to the Yoga 2 have between one and two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys, including the Lenovo Yoga 2 which has one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity.
Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard
Most 2 in 1 laptops that were launched more than two years ago do not have a full-size keyboard. The Lenovo Yoga 2 is no exception to this as it too does not have a full-size keyboard.
Only HDD Storage Media
The Lenovo Yoga 2 has a better storage medium than most notebook PCs that are a comparable age to it. This notebook PC has an HDD storage media, whereas most 2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as it have an SSD storage media. 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 portable PC's storage medium (HDD) is actually the worst storage medium amongst all notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the Yoga 2.
An SSD storage media is the best storage medium amongst similar types of portable PC.
Quite Low Front Camera Resolution (numeric)
The front camera resolution (numeric)s of portable PCs of a similar type and age to the Yoga 2 range from 0.3MP to 8MP. The Lenovo Yoga 2 has one of the lower front camera resolution (numeric)s (only 1 megapixel) amongst notebook PCs of this age.
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Very Small Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache Memory
At only 8 gigabytes, the Lenovo Yoga 2 has a fairly small hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) cache memory compared to most of the other portable PCs of this spec and age. The hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) cache memorys of notebook PCs of this age and type range from 8GB to 24GB.
7 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo Yoga 2
Released Over Two Years Ago
This Lenovo notebook PC was released over two years ago.
Intel Core I3 Processor Family
The Lenovo Yoga 2 has a better processor family than most portable PCs of this age and spec. This portable PC has an Intel Core i3 processor family, whereas most laptops of a comparable type and age to it have an Intel Core i5 processor family.
Average Battery Life (max)
At 8 hours, the Lenovo Yoga 2 has a pretty average battery life (max) compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that were released more than two years ago.
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Average Total Storage Capacity
The Lenovo Yoga 2 has a fairly average total storage capacity (500 gigabytes) compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that are a comparable age to the Yoga 2.
Average Processor Frequency
The Lenovo Yoga 2 has a fairly average processor frequency (1.7 gigahertz) compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that came out more than two years ago.
We think you might also be interested in some of the other 1.7GHz processor clock speed portable PCs currently available including the Toshiba U920t[plb_1453648_price] which has better reviews.
At 1.7 kilograms, the Lenovo Yoga 2 has a relatively typical weight compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to the Yoga 2.
Average Display Diagonal
The Lenovo Yoga 2 has a relatively standard display diagonal (13.3 inches) compared to most of the other notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the Yoga 2.
Colour of Product
Intel Core i3, Intel Core i3-4xxx
System Bus Rate
Processor Memory Channel
Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
333, 1333, 133, 1600
Processor Memory Type
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Slots Version
Intel Core i3-4000 Mobile series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
PCI Express Configurations
Processor Cache Type
ECC Supported by Processor
Memory Form Factor
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Total Storage Capacity
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Hard Drive Size
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache Memory
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Capacity
Hard Drive Interface
Number of Hard Drives Installed
1920 x 1080
Full HD, HD
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Intel HD Graphics, Intel HD Graphics 4400
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Number of Built-In Speakers
Dolby Home Theater V4
Front Camera Resolution
1280 x 720
Front Camera Resolution (numeric)
802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
Ports & Interfaces
Micro HDMI Ports Quantity
Mini HDMI Ports Quantity
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Number of SATA III Connectors
Total Number of SATA Connectors
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Operating System Installed
Windows 8, Windows 8.1
McAfee Internet Security, Microsoft Office 365 Home Premium
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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
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
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