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Lenovo Yoga 2 2 Core Intel Core I7-4xxx 1.8GHz 8GB 500GB Hybrid-HDD 13.3" Laptop

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2 Intel Core I7-4xxx 1.8GHz 8GB Nov 2014
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13 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This laptop supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this spec and age.

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

Across all the similar spec laptops that came out more than two years ago the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s range from 560MHz to 1,300MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) is 1,000MHz. The Lenovo Yoga 2 has a quite fast on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) (1,100 megahertz) compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the Yoga 2.

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Good Brand

2 in 1 laptops built by Lenovo have good ratings on average. We also checked the reviews for all laptops (not just 2 in 1 laptops) and found that Lenovo also has good ratings across its entire range.

Intel Core I7 Processor Family

The Lenovo Yoga 2 has an Intel Core i7 processor family which is better than most 2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for more than two years. Most notebook PCs of a similar type and age to it have an Intel Core i5 processor family. The worst processor family of all laptops of a comparable age and spec to the Yoga 2 is Intel Atom and the best is Intel Core i7-3xxx.

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Has a Front Camera

The Lenovo Yoga 2 has a front camera. Most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that have been available for around the same time as the Yoga 2 also have a front camera.

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Quite Big Internal Memory

The internal memorys of portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to the Yoga 2 range from 1GB to 12GB. With an internal memory of 8 gigabytes, the Lenovo Yoga 2 has one of the bigger internal memorys amongst 2 in 1 laptops of this age.

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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 the most frequently found display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution is actually the best display resolution across all comparable spec laptops that are a similar age to the Yoga 2.

The worst display resolution amongst similar types of portable PC is 1366 x 768 pixels.

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Fairly Fast Processor Boost Frequency

With a processor boost frequency of 3 gigahertz, the Lenovo Yoga 2 has a quite fast processor boost frequency compared to most of the other notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the Yoga 2. The slowest processor boost frequency of notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to the Yoga 2 is 1.8GHz, the fastest is 3.4GHz, and the average processor boost frequency is 2.6GHz.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

This laptop has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is typical of many laptops of a similar age and type to it.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This portable PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most frequently found operating system architecture on portable PCs that were launched more than two years ago.

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Quite Big Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache Memory

The Lenovo Yoga 2 has one of the bigger hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) cache memorys (16 gigabytes) amongst comparable spec laptops of this age. The smallest hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) cache memory of 2 in 1 laptops that have been around for a similar time to the Yoga 2 is 8GB, the biggest is 24GB, and the average hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) cache memory is 11GB.

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Has a Touchscreen

The Lenovo Yoga 2 has a touchscreen, as do most of the other similar spec laptops that have been on the market for more than two years.

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

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Quite Big Processor Cache

2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for more than two years have processor caches of between 1MB and 4MB. The Lenovo Yoga 2 has one of the bigger processor caches (4 megabytes) amongst laptops of this age.

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6 Reasons Against

Very Small Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

At only 1.74 gigabytes, the Lenovo Yoga 2 has a quite small maximum on-board graphics adapter memory compared to most of the other laptops of this age and type. The smallest maximum on-board graphics adapter memory of portable PCs that are a similar age to the Yoga 2 is 1.7GB and the biggest is 16GB.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

Most comparable spec portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as the Yoga 2 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.

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Only HDD Storage Media

The Lenovo Yoga 2 has an HDD storage media which is better than most 2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as it. Most portable PCs that have been available for a comparable time to 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 laptop's storage medium (HDD) is actually the worst storage medium across all portable PCs of this spec and age.

The best storage medium across comparable types of laptop is SSD.

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Only One USB 2.0 Ports Quantity

The Lenovo Yoga 2 is a one USB 2.0 ports quantity laptop. Most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that were launched around the same time as the Yoga 2 have between one and two USB 2.0 ports quantitys.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This notebook PC supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is typical of many portable PCs that have been around for more than two years.

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Quite Low Front Camera Resolution (numeric)

2 in 1 laptops that have been available for more than two years have front camera resolution (numeric)s of between 0.3MP and 8MP. At only 1 megapixel, the Lenovo Yoga 2 has a fairly low front camera resolution (numeric) compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the Yoga 2.

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6 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo Yoga 2

Released Over Two Years Ago

This portable PC has been on the market for over two years.

Average Battery Life (max)

The Lenovo Yoga 2 has a pretty average battery life (max) (8 hours) compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that have been available for around the same time as the Yoga 2.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the Lenovo Yoga 2 has a relatively typical total storage capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and spec.

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Average Processor Frequency

With a processor frequency of 1.8 gigahertz, the Lenovo Yoga 2 has a fairly average processor frequency compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and spec.

Portable PCs with a faster processor frequency that might also be worth considering include the Lenovo Yoga[plb_2798208_price] (1.83GHz) which also has a higher rating.

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Average Weight

The Lenovo Yoga 2 has a relatively average weight (1.7 kilograms) compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Yoga 2.

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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 laptops that have been available for more than two years.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour of Product
Product Type
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Threads
Processor Boost Frequency
Processor Model
Conflict Free Processor
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
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
ECC Supported by Processor
FSB Parity
Memory
Internal Memory
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Hard Drive Size
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache Memory
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Capacity
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache Type
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Touchscreen Type
Touch Technology
Panel Type
Aspect Ratio
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
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
Optical Drive
LightScribe
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Number of Built-In Speakers
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera Resolution (numeric)
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
3G
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
Micro HDMI Ports Quantity
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in
DVI 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
Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Windows Keys
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
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® Quick Sync Video 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
Intel TSX-NI
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 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Smart Connect Technology Version
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Life (max)
Security
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Manual
Other Features
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)

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Expert Reviews

(126)
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
13 March 2015

The 11" Lenovo Yoga 2 is a decent, adaptable ultrabook that's pretty pleasant to use, provided you don't ask too much of it. Considering its portable design, it's a shame that Lenovo hasn't...

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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