When Microsoft introduced Surface Book hybrid to its product, they did anticipated for some tough competitions. Now the China based Lenovo is up for a competition for Surface Book. By announcing the launch of Yoga 900 series of convertible laptops, they underlined the fact that, they won’t allow Microsoft to dominate the sector. Lenovo’s Yoga 900 series hybrid devices resemble Surface Book in their design and some of its features too.
World’s primary convertible laptop was launched by Lenovo through Yoga. Now Yoga 900 claims to be thinnest Intel i Core gadget launched ever. The best feature of convertible series of laptops from Lenovo is the Watchband Hinges, which guarantees mobility and squaring performance. This hinges are made of more than 800 pieces which are strongly interconnected allowing the users to comfortably fold the gadget into different modes-laptop, stand, tent and tablet. Adding to it the gadget is feather light with a weight of just 1.29 Kg measuring 14.9mm thickness.
Display and Sound Features
The screen comes with 13.3 inch QHD+ IPS display with a screen resolution of 3200*1800. The screen is loaded with 10-point multi-touch feature. It is again integrated with wide angle feature loaded by Windows 10 and displays the digital contents with crystal clear clarity. It focuses much on entertainment edge by integrating JBL speakers loaded with Dolby Audio Premium feature that delivers sharp and resounding audio.
Processor and Software Specifications
Yoga 900 is powered by 6th Gen Core i7 processors from Intel family. Another variant is loaded with processor of Core i5. Memory options are also available both at 8GB and 16GB, likewise storage is also provided at 256GB and 512GB.Windows 10 OS makes the system run. Windows 10 Continuum helps the users to switch between tablet and laptop effortlessly. The device is also loaded with nearly 50 percent more battery capacity when compared to its predecessor and provides a back-up for 9 hours continuous function. Even with the advanced processor and enhanced memory, the gadget remains cool due to the advanced cooling system implemented by Lenovo. The innovative vent design of the gadget helps in functioning of the device without much noise also.Windows 10 embedded in the device creates room for greater operations for the users.The Cortana-digital assistant and Microsoft’s own web browser-Microsoft Edge performs their role very well.
Apart from the above, there are certain other features that make the device complete in all means. The device is integrated with one 2.0 USB port, one 3.0 USB port and one 3.1 USB Type C port. Again it is embedded with one memory card reader slot which can recognize almost all types of external storage cards. The headphone port is to the top and the gadget is also having a fingerprint sensor. Connectivity is possible with the help of 802.11ac WiFi and Bluetooth v4.0. The device also has a webcam.
Pricing and Availability
The Yoga 900 is tagged at US$1200. There are mainly three variants launched by Lenovo namely Clementine Orange, Platinum Silver and Champagne Gold.Tech lovers can have the device from the official website by the end of October.