Lenovo is unveiling new devices back to back. The company has just unveiled its latest Lenovo Yoga Book C930 and Yoga 2-in-1 laptop. The main highlight of the Yoga Book is its ultraportable dual-display and an e-ink screens.
Lenovo Yoga Book C930 specifications
The new Lenovo Yoga Book C930 is the successor to 2016’s Yoga Book. It features a 10.8-inch (2560×1600-pixel) IPS LCD screen. It also features a multifunction 1920×1080-pixel e-ink screen in place of a keyboard and trackpad. It does not come with a cooling fan because it’s not required. Lenovo says it fits into any bag and can be used flexibly in multiple situations.
Since it has an e-ink display it also functions as a keyboard. It comes with self-learning algorithms to help hunt-and-peck users. There’s also support for multiple languages. The e-ink screen can also be used as a digital sketchpad or as a display. The Lenovo Yoga Book C930 is foldable to 360-degree and can be easily used by one hand.
There’s a 7th Gen Core m3-7Y30 or Core i5-7Y54 processors paired with 4GB of RAM and up to 256GB of storage. The laptop also supports an external microSD card. It comes in two variants WiFi and LTE. So the LTE version has a single Nano-SIM slot. The Yoga Book C930 also features Dolby Atmos audio.
It also comes with a bundled Precision Pen, designed by Wacom. It works with Bluetooth and can work with up to 4,096 levels of pressure sensitivity on both screens.
The Lenovo Yoga Book C930 features a new magnetic locking mechanism. So to open the laptop lid, users only need to double-knock the lid. The locking mechanism works with accelerometers to detect the gesture, and then power is applied to a memory shape alloy which reverses the polarity of the magnets, popping the lid open. The Lenovo Yoga Book C930 offers up to 10 hours of battery life.
Lenovo Yoga C930 2-in-1 laptop specifications
On the other hand, the new Lenovo Yoga C930 is the successor to last year’s Yoga 920. The Lenovo Yoga C930 features a 13.9-inch touchscreen with either a full-HD or 4K resolution. There’an Intel’s 8th Gen Core i5-8250U or Core i7-8550U processors, paired with up to 2TB of PCIe SSD storage and up to 16GB of RAM.
For immersive sound, it comes with a unique rotating soundbar designed. The unique speaker design has support for Dolby Atmos Speaker System for moving audio in the compatible media. There are also woofers in the base of the device. The tuning of the speaker automatically adjusts when a user switches between laptop and tablet modes. It has also support for Dolby Vision HDR.
The Lenovo Yoga C930 2-in-1 comes with a significantly improved ‘Garaged Pen‘. The new stylus slots are available into the body of the Yoga C930 and will recharge while it is garaged. Yoga C930 also comes with far-range microphone array for Cortana and Alexa voice, so the commands can be recognized from up to 4m away, even when the device is in standby.
Lenovo says that it prioritize looks and functionality of the device in laptop mode and tablet mode as well. In response to user feedback, Lenovo has added a physical privacy shutter for the webcam. Its battery life is rated at 14.5 hours with a full-HD screen and 9 hours with a 4K screen
Lenovo Yoga Book C930, Yoga C930 2-in-1 laptop price
The pricing of the Yoga Book C930 and the Yoga C930 starts at €999 (~Rs. 80,000) and €1,499 (~Rs. 1,20,000) respectively. Both the devices will be available in Europe and some parts of the world in late September.