Lenovo, Chinese company disclosed its Yoga Book tablet on Wednesday in Berlin before the start of IFA conference. This new tablet is 2-in -1 tablet which is slender and light. It consists of two panels one with a 10.1-inch Full HD screen and with “halo” keyboard that you can use as per your need.
The halo keyboard is a full touch screen which is made up of rough matte feel and its anti-glare coating gives best typing experience. Moreover, with the time it learns and adapts to the typing habits of the user with its in-built prediction and artificial intelligence software. It also comes with in-built, sensitive haptic technology. Lenovo claims that speed and typing experience outperform that of a physical keyboard.
The most interesting thing about the keyboard is that you can make it disappear and then use it like a digitizer. It also comes with Wacom stylus with real ink to draw or write on a piece of paper when laid on top and then software digitalize your doodles and jottings.
It also comes with a pen which has no battery and doesn’t need to be charged, it sports 2,048 pressure levels and has 100-degree angle detection. It also has standard replaceable ink tips and can use it as a traditional pen. Moreover, the battery lasts up to 15 hours.
The pen, which has no battery that needs to be charged, sports 2,048 pressure levels and 100-degree angle detection and standard replaceable ink tips for use as a traditional pen. Lenovo says the battery life of the tablet itself is around 15 hours. Hence the physical keys are absent in the tablet so this makes it slimmer and it can be carried like a book. It weighs about 1 1/2 pounds. Yoga book makes uses of a 360-degree watchband-style hinge.
Lenovo Yoga Book specifications
- It has 10.1-inch (1920 x 1200 pixels) FHD display, 400 nits brightness
- It is powered by Intel Atom x5-Z8550 Processor (2M Cache, Quad-Core, Up to 2.4 GHz)
- 4 GB LPDDR3 RAM, 64 GB internal storage, expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD
- It comes with Android 6.0 / Windows 10 Pro
- It has a Single nano SIM
- Amazing 8 MP Auto-Focus rear camera
- 2 MP Fixed-Focus camera
- Dolby Atmos
- 4G LTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4 GHz and 5 GHz), Bluetooth
- The dimension of this Yoga book is : 256.6 x 170.8 x 9.6mm; Weight: 690g
- It has 8500 mAh battery
You can choose your Yoga book with Android in Gold or Gunmetal starting at $499, whereas, the Yoga Book with Windows comes in Carbon Black and starts at $549. They both will ship in October.
This tablet will definitely impress the creative people who can use a pen to create something of their own. But this tablet cannot be the alternative to your Laptop. Still, the Yoga book is enough to build up the curiosity of the people.