We calculated the average ratings for all Lenovo portable PCs and also specifically for Lenovo 2 in 1 laptops and found that in both cases Lenovo had good ratings compared to other manufacturers.
Has a Front Camera
The Yoga 2 Pro has a front camera. Most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to the Yoga 2 Pro also have a front camera.
It may also be worth considering one of the other portable PCs with a front camera currently available including the Toshiba U920t[plb_1453648_price] which has better reviews.
1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most notebook PCs of this type and age. This Lenovo portable PC supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most laptops of this age and type support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. In addition, this 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 laptops of a similar type and age to the Yoga 2 Pro.
A 133MHz processor memory clock speed is the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across comparable types of notebook PC.
SSD Storage Media
This portable PC has an SSD storage media, which is typical of many 2 in 1 laptops that were released around the same time as it. 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 portable PCs that have an SSD storage media to this notebook PC and we think the U920t[pl_1453648_price], and the U920t[pl_1453648_price] both from Toshiba which has better reviews is also worth considering.
Intel Core I5 Processor Family
This laptop has an Intel Core i5-4xxx processor family, which is the most frequently found processor family on 2 in 1 laptops that came out more than two years ago.
L3 Processor Cache
This portable PC has a L3 processor cache, which is the most frequently found processor cache on 2 in 1 laptops that were launched around the same time as it.
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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards
This portable PC has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is typical of many 2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to it.
256 Solid-State Drive Capacitys
Most laptops that are a similar age to the Yoga 2 Pro have between 16 and 511 solid-state drive capacitys, including the Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro which has 256 solid-state drive capacitys.
Has a Touchscreen
Like most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that were launched more than two years ago, the Yoga 2 Pro has a touchscreen.
It may also be worth considering one of the other portable PCs with a touchscreen currently available including because of it's better review score, the Toshiba U920t[plb_1453648_price].
With a weight of only 1.4 kilograms, the Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro is one of the lighter laptops of a comparable type and age to the Yoga 2 Pro amongst 2 in 1 laptops of this age. The average weight of laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to the Yoga 2 Pro is 1.7kg, and the weights range from 580g to 20kg.
It may also be worth also looking at one of the other 1.4kg heavy notebook PCs currently available including because of it's better review score, the Acer Aspire P3[plb_1873029_price].
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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard
Most comparable spec portable PCs that have been around for a similar time to the Yoga 2 Pro do not have a full-size keyboard. The Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro is no exception to this as it too does not have a full-size keyboard.
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Released Over Three Years Ago
Lenovo released the Yoga 2 Pro over three years ago.
Average Battery Life (max)
At 9 hours, the Yoga 2 Pro has a pretty average battery life (max) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to the Yoga 2 Pro.
Average Internal Memory
The Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro has a fairly typical internal memory (4 gigabytes) compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that came out around the same time as the Yoga 2 Pro.
There are a number of other 4GB internal memory portable PCs currently available which you might want to look at including the Toshiba U920t[plb_1453648_price] which has better reviews.
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Average Processor Frequency
At 1.6 gigahertz, the Yoga 2 Pro has a pretty typical processor frequency compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that have been available for more than two years.
Average Total Storage Capacity
With a total storage capacity of 256 gigabytes, the Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro has a relatively standard total storage capacity compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that have been around for around the same time as the Yoga 2 Pro.
Average Display Diagonal
The Yoga 2 Pro has a fairly average display diagonal (13.3 inches) compared to most of the other similar spec 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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