This laptop supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most frequently supported processor operating mode on laptops of a comparable age and spec to it.
Lenovo Has Good Reviews for Its Laptops
Lenovo is one of the superior portable PC brands according to average expert and user reviews, and Lenovo also has good reviews for its 2 in 1 laptops.
Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
With an on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of 1,100 megahertz, the S1 Yoga has one of the faster on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies amongst portable PCs of this age. 2 in 1 laptops that have been available for a comparable time to the S1 Yoga have on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies of between 560MHz and 1,300MHz.
Has a Front Camera
The Lenovo S1 Yoga has a front camera. Most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the S1 Yoga also have a front camera.
It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative portable PCs with a front camera currently available including because of it's better review score, the Toshiba U920t.
1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The S1 Yoga supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most 2 in 1 laptops that have been around for more than two years. This Lenovo laptop also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.
A 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all laptops of a comparable age and type to the S1 Yoga.
A 133MHz processor memory clock speed is the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across similar types of notebook PC.
Quite Big Internal Memory
The average internal memory of notebook PCs of this type and age is 5GB. The S1 Yoga has one of the bigger internal memory (8 gigabytes) amongst portable PCs of this age.
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SSD Storage Medium
This laptop has an SSD storage medium, which is typical of many 2 in 1 laptops that were launched around the same time as it. Solid State Drives (SSD) store data in semiconductors on a circuit board rather than using magnetic or optical media. Solid State Drives have no moving parts which makes them very fast and reliable.
If you are looking for a portable PC with a better storage medium then you might want to consider the Lenovo Yoga (SSD), or the HP Pavilion x360 (SSD).
Intel Core I5 Processor Family
This portable PC has an Intel Core i5-4xxx processor family, which is the most frequently found processor family on 2 in 1 laptops that have been around for around the same time as it.
L3 Processor Cache
This notebook PC has a L3 processor cache, which is the most frequently found processor cache on 2 in 1 laptops that came out around the same time as it.
802.11n WiFi Standard
This laptop has an 802.11a|802.11ac|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is the most frequently found WiFi standard on portable PCs of this spec and age.
64-Bit Operating System Architecture
This laptop has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many portable PCs of this type and age.
Fairly High Speaker Power
The Lenovo S1 Yoga has one of the higher speaker power (2 Watts) amongst 2 in 1 laptops of this age. Across all the laptops of this type and age the speaker power range from 0.5W to 4W, and the average speaker power is 1.6W.
Eight Battery Cells
The Lenovo S1 Yoga is a eight battery cell count notebook PC. Most of the other notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to the S1 Yoga have between two and eight battery cells.
Has a Touch Sensitive Screen
The S1 Yoga has a touch sensitive screen. Most of the other similar spec laptops that have been available for a comparable time to the S1 Yoga also have a touch sensitive screen.
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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard
Most notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the S1 Yoga do not have a full-size keyboard. The S1 Yoga is no exception to this as it too does not have a full-size keyboard.
We compared all the other notebook PCs which also have a full-size keyboard to this notebook PC and we think the Toshiba U920t which also has a higher rating is also worth considering.
Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution
This portable PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is the most frequently found display resolution on 2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as it.
Very Dim Display Brightness
Across all the notebook PCs of this spec and age the display brightnesss range from 200 cd/m² to 6,000 cd/m². With a display brightness of only 300 candellas per square meter, the S1 Yoga has one of the dimmer display brightnesss amongst similar spec portable PCs of this age.
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Released Over Two Years Ago
It was over two years ago when this portable PC was released.
Average Battery Life
With a battery life of 7 hours, the S1 Yoga has a pretty typical battery life compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable type and age to the S1 Yoga.