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Published On: Fri, Jun 8th, 2012

Windows 8-based Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga Review: Laptop cum Tablet

Lenovo laptops especially the series of IdeaPad computers are in high demand all over the world and now the manufacturer has created a thin laptop cum Tablet based on the latest Windows 8 operating system created by Microsoft. It is not just a portable Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga laptop, but the most attractive part is its tablet which has got amazing response in the market.

The Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga price in India states that the device is still reasonable as per the high end features incorporated in it. However, we believe that there is lot more than just the advanced features. Well, the most awaited operating system Windows 8 is finally dressed up to reach at its owners where some leading manufacturers are found to be adapting this new operating system in their devices. This new laptop cum tablet which has received unique design and excellent features has been reviewed by us further. So, keep reading and scrolling down the page.

Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga Review

Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga Design and Display :

IdeaPad Yoga sports 13.3 inches of touchscreen and is a multi-mode laptop that can be used as both ultrabook and tablet. The device has got amazing engineering due to which it can be considered as two separate devices in one. This is only possible due to its 360 degree dual hinge flip design that makes notebook once when it kept stand and tablet when it is bended back. The thickness measures 16.9 mm and weighs 1.47 kg, together make the device your best computing companion while taking long journey. The display features 1600 by 900 pixels of resolution at 10-point. The laptop has got tablet like features that reflects from the quality of display used. The display sports capacitive HD multi touchscreen, giving amazing viewing experience. Once turned the screen the device turns into a impressive Lenovo IdeaPad tablet.

Basically, we see laptops with 90 degree of screen opening, but Lenovo has distinguished its device by designing 360 degree folding of display at the back so that the device perfect fits as a tablet PC.

Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga

Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga Operating System and Processor :

The device comes preloaded with the most awaited operating system called Windows 8. The Windows 8 operating system is the latest and top rated version in Microsoft’s Windows family. This new version of Windows gives quick access to things and run in all types of compatible computers including desktops, Microsoft tablet PCs, laptops, and Home theatre PCs. It has been three years after the launch of Windows 7 and now it is time for Windows 8 to rule on the world. Unlike Windows 7, this new version includes a series of great features that come with total improvements. This new OS sports Metro interface that has been specially designed for the touchscreen input that is similar to the one available in Windows Phone and on Xbox 360.

The new version is also called as Windows RT that also gives access to the ARM processor architecture along with Intel, AMD microprocessors. As far as the processor is concerned, Yoga includes the latest Intel Core Processor that boosts the performance.

Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga Camera :

This laptop cum tablet is also equipped with a powerful 720p HD Lenovo High-Sense camera. So, you can enjoy watching videos or recording videos on HD quality.

Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga Battery

Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga Connectivity :

The Lenovo Ideapad Yoga laptop comes with a number of ports such as Ethernet LAN, Bluetooth, USB, rotational lock button, SD card slot, wireless 802.11 b/g/n, and power in.

Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga Memory :

The Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga offers 8 GB of RAM and 256 GB of SSD memory. The device comes along with SD card reader through which you can access the data by connecting your SD card directly to this laptop.

Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga Camera

Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga Performance :

The overall performance of this device has to be considered as good especially because of the advanced features integrated to it. The laptop also comes included with Dolby Home Theatre V4 audio that delivers amazing sound quality with bass. So, with HD video, you can enjoy the home theatre like effect from this device. Most of the high end laptops on the market come with poor quality sound that disappoints many users. If you are music and video lover then here is a chance to grab it soon. The device runs pretty good and also gives access to internet browsing and downloading easily. And when it is about Windows 8 what you can expect? Obviously something unique which you cannot even think of as it is the all new version from Microsoft.

Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga Battery :

As far as the battery backup is concerned, the IdeaPad Yoga gives a constant run of up to 8 hours. Still, you can expect this 8 hours backup to give you complete access to apps, programs, music, and others.

Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga Price and Availability :

The Lenovo Yoga has been launched earlier this year with some great features of a tablet. However, the availability of this high range device is only in the month of July. The Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga price in India is Rs. 65,000.

Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga Price

Verdict :

Though the Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga laptop is a high end device, it comes for a reasonable price of Rs. 65,000 due to the integration of some advanced features including Windows 8 operating system. If you just can’t wait anymore to experience the Windows 8 OS then let this tablet cum laptop to be released on the market so you can grab it at the earliest. The camera, Wi-Fi, processor, memory, and Dolby Home Theatre V4 audio all denote that this device worth your attention. Read full Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga review and make the right decision.

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