Lenovo Yoga 2 Tablet 8 and 10 “, discover their most competitive points

The Lenovo Yoga 2 is the continuation of the saga with which the progress China has succeeded in introducing innovation in the design of these devices. I mean its most prominent feature of its design, the ability to place it in four different positions as suits us: stand, wedge, hung and book. This time, the corporation wanted to go further and hardware also stand battery and sound. Let’s see what I mean.

The Lenovo tablet is slightly larger and heavier than the iPad Mini 3 because it measures 21.0 x 14.8 cm and weighs 419 g, although it is thinner with 7.0 mm thick. But the focal point of the design is the tab subsequent bottom which serves as a support to place the tablet “standing”, leaning on a table, hanging by the two holes that have or as a book holding it comfortably by its edge cylindrical.

The Full HD touch screen is an IPS panel with 8.0 inches diagonal with a resolution of 1920×1200 pixels.

The processor Lenovo Yoga 2 is a quad core Intel Atom Z3745 running 1.33GHz and 1.8GHz in turbo mode and is supported by 2GB of RAM. The internal memory is 16 GB expandable via MicroSD card. To connect to the Internet tablet comes in two models, one with free “only Wi-Fi” and another with Wi-Fi plus 4G LTE.

Additionally, it has Bluetooth 4.0 to mate with, in addition to micro USB port, other devices and audio input 3.5mm and as an additional accessory, this Lenovo tablet has a GPS. Highlights the Lenovo Yoga battery with an autonomy which, according to its manufacturer, can reach up to 18 hours.

And reviewing more closely the multimedia section, we find one of the strengths of the Lenovo Yoga 2 and are your front stereo speakers with Dolby Audio and Wolfson Master HiFi technology, a luxury for a tablet in its range. It also comes with an integrated microphone.

Lenovo has expanded its audience and this time has included Windows users to make the tablet with both the Android operating system, version 4.4 KitKat, and Windows 8.1 with Office 365.

As for applications, the tablet brings typical integrated Lenovo apps that will help you seize more. This is the case, for example, ShareIT with which we can share files easily without charge to our data plan and no need for Wi-Fi. Another interesting app is SyncIt, with which we back up our things and we can restore our list of contacts and text messages when necessary.

The features of this tablet are identical to its smaller version I’ve described above, although it is clear that both chassis and screen are larger (25.5 x 18.3 cm and 7.2 mm thick, ten-inch screen) and is also heavier, from 619 g.

The Asian manufacturer also released two versions of 8 and 10 inch Lenovo Yoga 2 with Windows 8.1 operating system. They are equal to their Android sisters except the internal memory in the case of Windows tablets is 32 GB to host an operating system that is heavier. They also include a one year subscription to Office 365 and Windows Lenovo Yoga 2 10 inch comes with an attachable keyboard.

Connectivity / Tablet

OS

Size (inches)

Price (EUR)

Wifi

Android 4.4 KitKat

8

from 229,00

Wi-Fi + 4G LTE

Andtoid 4.4 KitKat

8

from 279,00

Wifi

Android 4.4 KitKat

10

from 299,00

Wi-Fi + 4G LTE

Android 4.4 KitKat

10

from 349,00

Wifi

Windows + Office 365

8

from 249,00

Wifi

Windows + Office 365

10

from 399,00

For its functionality we could say that the Lenovo tablet Yoga 2 is designed, first, for leisure because it offers quality audio, but in turn, the long battery life the also ranks among the tablets that help increase our productivity at work (especially if you are a heavy user of the suite of Microsoft). This indicates that it is an option for both students and professionals who do not require such powerful equipment, with features slightly above the standard. It is a great tablet for music, visit our social networking profiles and email, surf the Internet and watch movies.