Lenovo launches Yoga 2, Yoga 2 Pro tablets in India
Chinese PC maker Lenovo has launched its next-generation Yoga Tablet 2 line in India with three Android tablets and a Windows tablet.
The 8-inch and 10-inch Yoga 2 tablets have been priced at Rs 20,990 and Rs 28,990, respectively. The Yoga 2 8-inch Windows tablet has been priced at Rs 34,990. The 13-inch Yoga 2 Pro tablet will be available at Rs 47,990.
The Yoga 2 8-inch and 10-inch tablets will be exclusively available on e-commerce marketplace Flipkart starting October 17. The other tablets will be available by mid-November.
The new Yoga 2 tablets feature a new Hang mode and improved kickstand that rotates nearly 180-degrees. The Hang mode lets users hang their device to display content.
The tablets are powered by Intel Atom processors and dual band speed Wi-Fi. The tablets sport dual front speakers with cinematic Dolby Audio and Wolfson Master HiFi for enhanced sound and an 8MP rear camera and 1.6MP front-facing camera.
The tablet is powered by up to 1.86GHz quad-core Intel Atom Processor Z3745 and 2GB RAM. It comes with 16GB internal storage and a microSD card slot that supports cards up to 64GB capacity.
The Yoga 2 Android tablet features an 8-inch or 10.1-inch full HD (1920x1200p) IPS display with 10-point multitouch & 178-degree wide viewing angles.
In terms of connectivity, the tablet supports 802.11b/g/n Dual-Band Wi-Fi (2.4 and 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.0 and 3G data. The 8-inch tablet also supports voice calling.
The company claims a battery backup of 18 hours.
The Windows Yoga 2 tablet sports similar hardware specifications but comes with 32GB internal storage and claimed battery backup of 15 hours.
The Yoga 2 Pro tablet features a built-in Pico projector with up to a 50-inch projection. The projector lets users turn inside walls into an instant TV or movie screen. It also has an 8watt sound system with a subwoofer. The multi-mode tablet features a larger kickstand compared to previous generation Yoga tablets for greater stability and a new release button to open the kickstand easily. Even the Yoga 2 Pro comes with a Hang mode.
The tablet is powered by up to 1.86GHz quad-core Intel Atom Processor Z3745 and 2GB RAM. It comes with 32GB internal storage and a microSD card slot that supports cards up to 64GB capacity.
The Yoga 2 Pro Android tablet features a 13.3-inch Quad HD (2560x1440p) IPS display. The tablet sports dual front speakers with cinematic Dolby Audio and Wolfson Master HiFi for enhanced sound and an 8MP rear camera and 1.6MP front-facing camera.