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Lenovo Yoga 2 2 Core Intel Core I7-4xxx 2GHz 8GB 128GB SSD 13.3" Laptop

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64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This portable PC supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many laptops that have been available for more than a year.

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

The slowest on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) of 2 in 1 laptops that were released more than a year ago is 600MHz, the fastest is 1,200MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) is 930MHz. When compared to other 2 in 1 laptops that were released one year ago, the Lenovo Yoga 2's on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) of 1,100 megahertz is one of the fastest.

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Lenovo Has Good Laptop Reviews

We calculated the average ratings for all Lenovo laptops and also specifically for Lenovo 2 in 1 laptops and found that in both cases Lenovo had good ratings compared to other brands.

Fairly Big Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor

At 16 gigabytes, the Lenovo Yoga 2 has a very big maximum internal memory supported by processor compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been around for more than a year. 2 in 1 laptops that have been around for a comparable time to the Yoga 2 have maximum internal memory supported by processors of between 2GB and 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory supported by processor is 13GB.

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Intel Core I7 Processor Family

The Lenovo Yoga 2 has an Intel Core i7 processor family which is better than the Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family found on most portable PCs of this type and age. Across all portable PCs of this type and age the worst processor family is Intel Atom and the best is Intel Core i7-4xxx.

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other similar spec laptops that were released more than a year ago, the Lenovo Yoga 2 has a front camera.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other laptops with a front camera currently available including because of it's better review score, the Acer Switch 10[plb_2313497_price].

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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 notebook PCs of this type and age. This portable PC also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

This notebook PC's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all 2 in 1 laptops that have been around for more than a year.

A 133MHz processor memory clock speed is the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst comparable types of notebook PC.

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Quite Big Internal Memory

At 8 gigabytes, the Lenovo Yoga 2 has a quite big internal memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs that were released more than a year ago. The average internal memory of portable PCs that came out around the same time as the Yoga 2 is 5.8GB, and the internal memorys range from 2GB to 32GB.

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SSD Storage Media

This portable PC has an SSD storage media, which is the most commonly found storage media on notebook PCs of this spec and age. 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 all the other laptops that have an SSD storage media to this portable PC and we think because of it's better review score, the XPS 12[pl_2396801_price], and the XPS 12[pl_2396801_price] both from DELL is also worth considering.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This laptop has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on 2 in 1 laptops that are a comparable age to it.

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HD HD Type

The HD type of this laptop is Full HD, which is typical of many laptops that were released more than a year ago.

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Quite Fast Processor Boost Frequency

At 3.1 gigahertz, the Lenovo Yoga 2 has a quite fast processor boost frequency compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that are a similar age to the Yoga 2. The slowest processor boost frequency of portable PCs that are a comparable age to the Yoga 2 is 1.8GHz and the fastest is 3.3GHz.

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L3 Processor Cache

This portable PC has a L3 processor cache, which is typical of many portable PCs of this type and age.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

The Lenovo Yoga 2 has a better Wi-Fi standard than most portable PCs of a comparable type and age to it. This portable PC has an 802.11n wi-Fi standards, whereas most portable PCs of this type and age have an 802.11g wi-Fi standards. In addition, this Lenovo laptop has an 802.11b wi-Fi standards.

An 802.11n wi-Fi standards is actually the best Wi-Fi standard amongst all similar spec laptops that have been around for a comparable time to the Yoga 2.

The worst Wi-Fi standard amongst similar types of notebook PC is 802.11a.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

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

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Has a Touchscreen

The Lenovo Yoga 2 has a touchscreen. Most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to the Yoga 2 also have a touchscreen.

Alternative portable PCs with a touchscreen currently available that you might also want to consider include the Acer Switch 10[plb_2313497_price] which has better reviews.

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Six Number of Battery Cellss

Most notebook PCs that have been around for more than a year have between two and seven number of battery cellss, including the Lenovo Yoga 2 which has six number of battery cellss.

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Fairly Big Processor Cache

At 4 megabytes, the Lenovo Yoga 2 has a quite big processor cache compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and type to the Yoga 2. The average processor cache of laptops that have been available for around the same time as the Yoga 2 is 3MB, and the processor caches range from 1MB to 4MB.

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Quite Big Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)

The smallest battery capacity (Watt hours) of 2 in 1 laptops that were released more than a year ago is 21Wh and the biggest is 72Wh. At 50 watt-hours, the Lenovo Yoga 2 has a fairly big battery capacity (Watt hours) compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that are a comparable age to the Yoga 2.

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AC Cables Included

This laptop has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included on comparable spec portable PCs that were launched more than a year ago.

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8 Reasons Against

Only One USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity

The Lenovo Yoga 2 is a one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity notebook PC.

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Very Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

2 in 1 laptops that are a comparable age to the Yoga 2 have on-board graphics adapter base frequencys of between 200MHz and 650MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 290MHz. 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 a similar age and spec to the Yoga 2.

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Very Small Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

Notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to the Yoga 2 have maximum on-board graphics adapter memorys of between 1.7GB and 16GB. At only 1.74 gigabytes, the Lenovo Yoga 2 has a fairly small maximum on-board graphics adapter memory compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that are a comparable age to the Yoga 2.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

Most 2 in 1 laptops that were released 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.

Other notebook PCs which also have a full-size keyboard that you might want to consider include the DELL XPS 12[plb_2396801_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Very Small Total Storage Capacity

Laptops of this age and type have total storage capacitys of between 32GB and 1.1TB. At only 128 gigabytes, the Lenovo Yoga 2 has a quite small total storage capacity compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that were released one year ago.

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Only One USB 3.0 Port

The Lenovo Yoga 2 is a one USB 3.0 port portable PC.

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Only One USB 2.0 Ports Quantity

The Lenovo Yoga 2 is a one USB 2.0 ports quantity portable PC. Most of the other similar spec laptops that have been around for a comparable time to 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 laptops of a comparable age and spec to it.

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5 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo Yoga 2

Released Over Two Years Ago

Lenovo released the Yoga 2 over two years ago.

Average Processor Frequency

The Lenovo Yoga 2 has a fairly average processor frequency (2 gigahertz) compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar type and age to the Yoga 2.

We compared all the other 2GHz processor clock speed laptops to this portable PC and we think the DELL XPS 12[plb_2396801_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Average Battery Life (max)

The Lenovo Yoga 2 has a fairly average battery life (max) (8 hours) compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and type.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative 8h battery life portable PCs currently available including because of it's better review score, the Acer Switch 10[plb_2313497_price].

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Average Display Diagonal

The Lenovo Yoga 2 has a relatively standard display diagonal (13.3 inches) compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that have been around for a comparable time to the Yoga 2.

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Average Weight

At 1.6 kilograms, the Lenovo Yoga 2 has a pretty average weight compared to most of the other similar spec laptops that came out around the same time as the Yoga 2.

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Specification

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Processor Cores
Processor Family
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Processor Cache
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Processor Threads
Processor Boost Frequency
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Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
Processor Memory Type
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
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Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Slots Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
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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 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 Capacity
Number of SSDs Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Touchscreen Type
Touch Technology
Panel Type
Aspect Ratio
3D
Full HD
LED Backlight
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Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
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Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Resolution
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Optical Drive
LightScribe
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Speaker Power
Number of Built-In Speakers
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera Resolution
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
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USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
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USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Windows Keys
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Software
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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
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Intel FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Intel TSX-NI
Intel ME Firmware Version
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Intel® Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
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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
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
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Battery
Battery Life (max)
Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Security
Fingerprint Reader
Weight & Dimensions
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Cables Included
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Manual
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)

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Expert Reviews

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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…

Build
Display had good contrast
Different ways of using it (Tablet
Laptop
Stand
CPU and GPU lacked power
Audio needs reviewing
Keyboard could be better
Not very powerful, chunky and awkward as a tablet
Slow HDD on this version, short battery life, annoying sharp rim around the palmrest, limited connectivity (ports), shallow keyboard, rather slow WiFi
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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