This portable PC supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many comparable spec laptops that have been available for more than two years.
Lenovo Has Good Notebook PC Reviews
Based on 4,876 owner and expert reviews, Lenovo has good reviews for its laptops. Lenovo also has good reviews specifically for its 2 in 1 laptops compared to other manufacturers.
Has a Full-Size Keyboard
Unlike most of the other portable PCs of a similar type and age to the Yoga 2 which do not have a full-size keyboard, the Lenovo Yoga 2 has a full-size keyboard.
Has a Front Camera
The Lenovo Yoga 2 has a front camera, as do most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that were released more than two years ago.
1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The Lenovo Yoga 2 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than most laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as it. Most 2 in 1 laptops that were released around the same time as it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. This notebook PC also 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 of a comparable spec and age to the Yoga 2.
Amongst similar types of notebook PC the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor is 133MHz.
Intel Core I5 Processor Family
This portable PC has an Intel Core i5-4xxx processor family, which is the most frequently found processor family on comparable spec portable PCs that are a similar age to it.
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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
The highest display resolution of the Lenovo Yoga 2 is 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 in fact the best display resolution across all notebook PCs of this age and type.
A 1366 x 768 pixels display resolution is the worst display resolution across similar types of laptop.
L3 Processor Cache
This laptop has a L3 processor cache, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this spec and age.
802.11n Wi-Fi Standards
This portable PC has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is typical of many comparable spec laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to it.
64-Bit Operating System Architecture
This notebook PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most commonly found operating system architecture on notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to it.
Has a Touchscreen
The Lenovo Yoga 2 has a touchscreen. Most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for more than two years also have a touchscreen.
We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative notebook PCs with a touchscreen currently available including because of it's better review score, the Toshiba U920t.
Six Number of Battery Cellss
The Lenovo Yoga 2 is a six number of battery cells notebook PC.
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Very Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Similar spec laptops that are a comparable age to the Yoga 2 have on-board graphics adapter base frequencys of between 200MHz and 650MHz. At only 200 megahertz, the Lenovo Yoga 2 has a quite slow on-board graphics adapter base frequency compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and spec.
Only HDD Storage Media
The Lenovo Yoga 2 has a better storage medium than most 2 in 1 laptops that are a comparable age to it. This notebook PC has an HDD storage media, whereas most portable PCs that were released more than two years ago 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.
An HDD storage media is in fact the worst storage medium across all comparable spec portable PCs that are a similar age to the Yoga 2.
Across comparable types of portable PC the best storage medium is SSD.
If the storage medium of this portable PC is too bad for you then you might want to consider the Toshiba U920t (SSD) which also has a higher rating.
Only 4 Bluetooth Version
This notebook PC supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is the most frequently supported bluetooth version on 2 in 1 laptops that have been around for around the same time as it.
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Released Over Two Years Ago
It was over two years ago when this notebook PC was released.
Average Battery Life (max)
At 8 hours, the Lenovo Yoga 2 has a relatively average battery life (max) compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that have been around for more than two years.
Average Total Storage Capacity
With a total storage capacity of 500 gigabytes, the Lenovo Yoga 2 has a pretty standard total storage capacity compared to most of the other laptops of a similar spec and age to the Yoga 2.
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Average Internal Memory
With an internal memory of 4 gigabytes, the Lenovo Yoga 2 has a relatively standard internal memory compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that came out more than two years ago.
We compared all the other 4GB internal memory notebook PCs to this portable PC and we think the Toshiba U920t which has better reviews is also worth considering.
Average Processor Frequency
With a processor frequency of 1.7 gigahertz, the Lenovo Yoga 2 has a fairly average processor frequency compared to most of the other laptops of this age and type.
We compared all the other 1.7GHz processor clock speed portable PCs to this portable PC and we think because of it's better review score, the Toshiba U920t is also worth considering.
Average Display Diagonal
With a display diagonal of 13.3 inches, the Lenovo Yoga 2 has a pretty standard display diagonal compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the Yoga 2.
At 1.6 kilograms, the Lenovo Yoga 2 has a relatively typical weight compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that came out more than two years ago.
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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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