It looks like Lenovo may be working on a smaller model of the popular Yoga 3 Pro convertible laptop. After having launched a 13.3-inch model, Lenovo may be working on an 11.6-inch variant of the Yoga 3 Pro sporting an Intel Core M processor. Like the larger version available now, the smaller sibling is said to have the same hinge design, allowing the laptop to fold into different positions to fit your use best.
According to a report from Mobile Geeks, the laptop is expected to come in three configurations and two color options ranging in price between 599 and 999 euros, or roughly $750 to $1250 with today's conversion rates.
As for the hardware, so here is a 11.6-inch full HD display with IPS panel used. In addition, an Intel Core 5Y10c M or Intel Core M are installed 5Y71 dual-core SoC depending on the variant. The former usually clocked at 0.8 GHz chip, but accelerated by Turbo Boost up to 2.0 GHz. In the second model is a 1.2-gigahertz chip upshifts by turbo up to 2.9GHz. The latter will soon find the way in Yoga 3 per tray. In addition, four or eight gigabytes of RAM and SSDs are built with 128 or 256 GB of memory. In addition, we know that the Lenovo Yoga 3 11 an equal with 34-watt-hour rechargeable battery gets as the direct Vorgänger.Beim yoga 11s, the capacity was still 42 Wh. Whether sicch the term changed by the Core M, remains to be seen. All three models are available in white or "bright silver" listed and we have already spotted the orange version abroad.
The publication notes that the laptops are listed on Amazon Germany at this time:
- Lenovo Yoga 3 11 with Intel Core M 5Y10c, 4GB RAM, 128GB SSD - 599 EUR
- Lenovo Yoga 3 11 with Intel Core M 5Y10c, 8 GB RAM, 256 GB SSD - 799 EUR
- Lenovo Yoga 3 11 with Intel Core M 5Y71, 8 GB RAM, 256 GB SSD - 999 EUR
What do you think of the Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro with the smaller screen, especially when compared to Microsoft's now discontinued Surface Pro 2? If you're interested in what Lenovo's doing, be sure to check out our unboxing and impressions of the 13.3-inch model.
Source: Mobile Geeks (translated)