Lenovo has launched the second line of its unique Yoga 2 line of hybrid devices. The Yoga 2 Pro is a 13.3” consumer device while the smaller 12.5” Thinkpad Yoga is geared towards business users.
Lenovo took a distinctly different approach to its hybrid devices when compared to other manufacturers. They decided that detachable keyboards and swivel screens weren’t the best way to do it and instead offer a screen that revolves 360° to change between laptop and tablet. It does raise certain concerns over how well the keyboard will withstand acting as a base but it also offers excellent convenience and functionality.
The first line of Yoga devices were launched in October of last year and this year’s releases will have higher resolution screens and faster processors ensuring that they can definitely be considered second generation. Continue reading
Lenovo launched a new 15.6” Thinkpad S531 ultrabook with HD screen, aluminium LCD cover, and can be can be configured with up to 10GB of memory and 500GB of internal storage.
Lenovo took the somewhat unusual step of launching its latest ultrabook during London Fashion Week rather than a technology or computer show. Don’t let this put you off straight away, though – it has some decent features, not least the full HD display.
The Thinkpad S531 looks good with a sand blasted and anodised LCD aluminium case. It also has a thin bezel and bevelled edges which Lenovo claim makes the device look like it is floating over Continue reading