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Lenovo Y50 Touch Gaming Notebook Review: In Touch With Your Budget

10/03/2014 - 09:40

[inline:files/review/2014-09-23/P8020019.jpg] A little over a year ago, we posted our review of the Lenovo Y500, which was a gaming notebook that leveraged not one, but two discrete video adapters (2 x NVIDIA GeForce GT 650M in SLI, to be exact) to...

Conclusion

09/23/2014 - 14:14

[inline:files/review/2014-09-23/P8020002.jpg] The IdeaPad Y50’s goal of providing gaming-grade performance with a budget-friendly price tag is mostly a success. It manages to unseat the Y500 in every meaningful benchmark and it provides respectable...

Performance - Synthetic GPU/Gaming

09/23/2014 - 14:06

Synthetic GPU Benchmarks

Performance - Processor, Applications, Storage Devices

09/23/2014 - 14:03

Performance

User Interface, A/V Quality, Thermal Design, Battery Life

09/23/2014 - 13:51

User Interface [inline:files/review/2014-09-23/P9230197.jpg]

Lenovo ThinkPad Yoga Convertible Review: Business Flexibility

07/28/2014 - 12:27

[inline:files/review/2014-07-21/P4054219.jpg] The next candidate in our barrage of ThinkPad reviews is the ThinkPad Yoga, which, at first glance, might seem a little bit redundant.  After all, we’ve already got three current-gen Yoga models to...

Conclusion

07/21/2014 - 12:20

[inline:files/review/2014-07-21/P4054204.jpg] There are multiple angles from which to approach the ThinkPad Yoga’s evaluation, so in our conclusion here, we’ll try and break it down for you in context with both the X240 and the previous Yogas...

Performance - Synthetic GPU/Gaming

07/21/2014 - 12:12

3DMark [inline:files/review/2014-07-21/3dmark.png]

Performance - Processor, Applications, Storage Devices

07/21/2014 - 12:06

At least on paper, the ThinkPad Yoga ought to coast through most typical business challenges in much the same way as did the X240 and T440s (not to mention the IdeaPad Flex 14 before them).  A couple notes to help differentiate it from those recent...

Battery Life, Software and Warranty

07/21/2014 - 11:57

Battery Life The most pertinent comparison to the ThinkPad Yoga would be the recently-reviewed Yoga 11S, whose chipset was a slightly-lower 13W TDP, but which—in spite of the performance sacrifices as compared to higher TDP chipsets—still...