|Author: Timmappa Kamat 30 Aug 2016 Member Level: Platinum Points : 10 (Rs 10) Voting Score: 0|
Lenovo Yoga 900 is the high end laptop that works as a convertible device. The laptop has a hinge that can rotate 360 degree. Thus the laptop can be used in four different ways - a laptop, tablet, stand and tent.
The 360 degree rotation is enabled through the watch band hinge. The hinge is sturdier than what it was in the previous variant. Yoga 900 is available in clementine orange, champagne gold or platinum silver color variants. The device comes with an auto lock hinge technology. The physical dimensions read 12.75 x 8.86 x 0.59 inches, thus making it the super thin 2 in 1 laptop. The laptop is lighter and smaller than the competing laptops.
The Yoga 900 comes with scallop-shaped keys. There is a dual level backlighting. There is no volume rocker though. The keyboard is quite easy to type on. The touch pad measures 3.5 x 2.5 inches. Touch pad could have been a little wider, yet it works quite comfortably.
The screen size reads 13.3 inches. The resolution of the screen is 3200 x 1800 pixels. The display is sharp enough. It works quite great for watching movies and videos. Wider angles do not distort the images. However, the brightness is slightly below average. Color reproduction is quite good and natural.
The speakers and audio
The Yoga 900 comes with JBL speakers which have carved a name for themselves. It does have Dolby DS Home theatre 10.0 certification. On actual usage, the bass can be felt lacking. Since the speakers are at the bottom, the sound quality greatly depends on what the laptop has been kept on.
Ports and camera
The Yoga 900 comes with a USB Type C connectivity. Apart from that, you also get two USB 3.0 and one USB 2.0/DC in port. It also has full size card reader. You have a combo headphone jack/mic port. There is no video out connectivity, but you can connect an external video source using the USB Type C port.
The webcam on the device is of 1 MP resolution at 720p. It takes some really good pictures and videos.
Hardware and performance
The Yoga 900 is powered by Intel Core i7. The device has a whooping 16 GB RAM 512 GB SSD. The performance was found to be good even with more than 10-12 tabs open, with multiple video streams and a plethora of apps running simultaneously. The high RAM ably handles the multi tasking. The SSD is capable of handling great transfer speeds. The graphics are taken care of by Intel HD Graphics 520. The integrated graphics is capable of running high end games.
The laptop stays cool at any load you throw at it. There were no heating issues observed of any sort.
The battery is capable of running around 7 hours 57 minutes. Which is almost near the average backup of 8 hours and 7 minutes for the convertible category.
The Lenovo Yoga 900 comes pre installed with Windows 10. There are additional Lenovo set of apps. There is also a trial version of McAfee. The Windows 10 OS would mean that you can play with Cortana, EDGE browser and a few high end features of the latest Microsoft Operating system.
The convertible laptop is best suited for the multi usage. It can be bought from almost all major E Commerce sites. The average price across different sites is Rs. 121000.
|Author: Anwesha 31 Aug 2016 Member Level: Diamond Points : 6 (Rs 6) Voting Score: 0|
The Lenovo Yoga 900 13" is a laptop with high definition features. Here goes the details:
Lenovo YOGA 900S has a Intel Core i7 Processor that works up to 6th Generation. The Operating System is Windows 10 and Home Windows 10 Pro. The Graphics is Intel Iris Graphics 540. It has a Memory of 16 GB LP-DDR3L.
The laptop has the standard WLAN settings with 2 x 2 802.11 a/c, WiFi and a 4.0 Bluetooth.
The Ports include:
One Type C 3.0 with Video-out USB, Two Type A 3.0 USB , One DC-in with USB 2.0 Function, a 4-in-1 Card Reader (SD, MMC, SDXC, SDHC) and one Audio Combo Jack.
From Lenovo the laptop gets OneKey Recovery, Companion 3.0, Photo Master, SHAREit REACHit, LiveSafe from McAfee.
|Author: Mahesh 01 Sep 2016 Member Level: Diamond Points : 10 (Rs 10) Voting Score: 0|
Yoga 900 is very powerful reversible laptop that can be used as a laptop, dockable screen or as a tab. Here are it's specification and price details.
Design: In terms of design, Lenovo has paid a lot of attention to the detail. The laptop is very thin and it's very easy to carry. The rough edges makes it easy for you to stick in to the hands. The metal finish design also stands for most of the shakes so it is pretty sturdy design overall.
Display: Laptop has 13'' display size and pretty sturdy LCD panel like Macbook Air and Dell XPS 13. It has 3200 x 1800 pixels resolution with Intel graphics accelerator supported.
Hardware: Laptop not just steals the show with design and the flexibility. It also has the powerful architecture from the hardware side. It has Intel Core i7-6500U which is a good CPU for the price being offered and also the performance being offered. It has HDD capacity of 512GB SSD and also 256GB model. It has 16GB of DDR3-1600 memory for both the models. So that is pretty much very powerful configuration for laptop and makes a good candidate for business and gaming laptop.
Network & Connectivity : The device supports 802.11 a/c, WiFi and Bluetooth with 2 USB ports for 512GB SSD model. It has USB 2.0 and USB 3.0 type C connector port. This can be good for connecting your modern phones.
Camera & Audio: Though it's meant for the images, it still has 1MP of webcam. On the audio side the speaker being JBL has Dolby stereo sound supported.
Battery: The battery performance test has shown that Yoga 900 has proved itself to be in competition with the laptops such as Dell XPS 13. It has battery run around of 7 hours variable time performance. In case of non connectivity along with the graphical adjustment, it can pull around 8 hours of backup.
Operating System: Yoga 900 has Windows 10 operating system installed on it and has a decent performance. Just uninstall some of the pre-loaded apps like McAfee antivirus, device inspector etc to save on space as well as improve the background service speed.
Price and Availability You'll be able to get the device from the official lenovo website. You can also order from Amazon, Ebay and other shopping sites. The current display price for the laptop is around 1,22,090 Rs as per Indianexpress. You may find varying prices around the e-commerce sites.