Need a bigger Windows 8.1 tablet? Lenovo just announced 13-inch Yoga Tablet 2 bundled with keyboard cover
If you looking for a Windows 8.1 tablet but 10-inch screen isn’t big enough to provide you with proper work comfort? How about a new Lenovo tablet that joins the company’s Yoga tablet lineup featuring a kick-stand and a special detachable keyboard cover? The 13-inch slate runs the latest Windows OS and arrives a month after the debut of the set of Yoga Tablet 2 devices launched with Android and Windows options. The tablet will hit retailers shelves with price tag of $699, including the keyboard cover. If you want to learn more about the device, let’s check the full spectrum of the tablet’s offerings.
Lenovo Yoga Tablet 2 Windows 8.1 Tablet
Starting from the device biggest selling point, the latest Lenovo Yoga Tablet 2 comes with a Quad HD 13-inch display with 2560 x 1440 pixels of resolution, which means we will get almost as sharp viewing experience as offered by notebooks. Furthermore, the slates goes on sale equipped with the line’s characteristic rotating up to 280 degrees kick-stand that enables you to use the device in four different modes, you may hold, hand. stand or tilt the tablet in order to help yourself to find the proper angle and placement of the display while your working on the device.
Additionally, the tablet’s cylinder base houses a 12,800 mAh battery that is said to deliver up to 15 hours of work and entertainment, which, frankly speaking, is more than we can squeeze from most known ultrabooks. This powerful battery supports on the go charging allowing you to charge your phone or any other device from the tablet’s battery when the device is not on and open.
Moreover, the 13-inch Yoga Tablet 2 sports a detachable Bluetooth keyboard cover which can be used as a protective cover when traveling or serve as a traditional keyboard allowing you to use this portable device as a regular work tool. Naturally, you can also use the tablet without the keyboard just as any other touch-enabled gadgets.
Going deeper into the specs measuring 12.8 inch x 8.7 inch x 0.2-0.6 inch the new Yoga Tablet 2 houses a quad-core Intel Atom Processor Z3745 clocked at 1.85GHz that is paired with 4GB RAM and 64GB of built-in storage that can me easily expanded via microSD cards. In terms of optics, we can even speak of decent parameters since we get nothing more but a 1.6-megapixel front camera and no rear-facing sensor.
Twin chamber speakers and a 5W JBL sub-woofer supported by Dolby Audio and Master Hi-Fi enhancements provide the tablet’s future user with a high-quality sound experience as for such a small body. There’s also a 3.5 mm audio jack, Micro HDMI and Micro USB port. Connectivity includes support for Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.0. Additionally, the slate comes with a one year Office 365 subscription.
As for the availability and pricing this innovative device combining performance capabilities of a notebook with a tablet’s functionality and weight additionally equipped with a considerably stronger battery will be available starting from November at pricing of $699, including the keyboard cover.
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