The leading PC player Lenovo has announced the new Yoga Tablet 2 series, with tablet devices having different screen sizes, and this new tablet series is going to be powered by Intel processors. The interesting series is going to have four tablets and the entire series is going to be launched through Flipkart, which would exclusively sell these devices from October 17th, 2014.
- 20.32 cm = 8-inch (1920 x 1200 pixels, 283 PPI)
- 25.65 cm = 10.1-inch (1920 x 1200 pixels, 227 PPI)
- 33.78 cm = 13.3-inch (2560 x 1440 pixels, 227 PPI)
The 13.3-inch tablet is called the Lenovo Yoga Tablet 2 Pro, and it is going to run Android OS. Every Android tablet in this series will run Android 4.4 KitKat OS, while the Windows one will be on Windows 8.1 with Bing 32-bit.
These three models would run the Android OS, and there is one special Windows model as well, and that will have a 10.1-inch screen. These tablet devices will be powered by 4th gen. Intel Atom processor and the 8-inch one in the series will come with the voice calling feature, and the medium sized 10-inch Yoga Tablet 2 will be assisted by a detachable keyboard.
Lenovo has packed in a lot of features for the user experience, such as “Hang mode” for a hands-free experience, and the Intel Burst technology that enables faster wake-from-sleep as well as faster app, file and photo access. The Lenovo special apps (from its DOit campaign) – SECURITY, SHAREit and SYNCit are going to be a part of the new interface. On the rear side, the Yoga Tablet 2 will have a 8-megapixel camera with autofocus and glare reduction.
“Our vision for the Yoga Tablet 2 Pro was to create the best tablet on the market,” said Ashton Kutcher, Lenovo Product Engineer, who joined the company as the product engineer, a year ago.
Specific to the large Yoga Tablet 2 Pro, there is a built-in Pico projector that can project an image up to 50-inch in size, and there is also a 8-watt sound system in the tablet, with a subwoofer included. The Tablet 2 Pro is powered by Intel Atom Z3745 Processor (1.33GHz, 2MB cache) and it has 32GB internal storage, and a MicroSD card storage card expansion, to a max. of 64GB. The 15-hour battery life claimed by the company, is with the 3-cell 9600 mAh Li-cylindrical battery.
Pricing details of Lenovo Yoga Tablet 2:
- 8-inch: Rs. 20990 (available from Oct 17th)
- 10-inch Android: Rs. 28990 (available mid-november 2014)
- 10-inch Windows: Rs. 34990 (available mid-november 2014)
- 13.3-inch Yoga Tablet 2 Pro: Rs. 47,990 (available mid-november 2014)