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A major update to our favorite Windows 8 hybrid, the IdeaPad Yoga 2 Pro is still a better laptop than tablet, but the new version adds a future-proof better-than-HD display at a great price.
This 11.6-inch hybrid goes from tablet to laptop and back again. Is this the magic price point for adopting a Windows RT machine?
Unlike the full hybrid IdeaPad Yoga, the less-expensive Flex 14's hinge only goes back about 300 degrees.
Listing for $649 just a few months ago, this Windows RT-powered hybrid looks a lot more appealing at this price.
This sequel gets thinner, lighter, and adds an ultra-high-res screen
An ultraportable hybrid that smartly puts the laptop first.
Like the larger 13-inch model, the 11-inch Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 11S is a useful hybrid that doesn't forget it's a laptop first, but it's stuck with what feels like old hardware for now.
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Is it a tablet? A laptop? It's a nifty mix of both, but you'll have to decide if Windows RT is where you want to hang your hat.
Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 11 earns its name with a dual-hinge system that allows the screen to bend back 360 degrees. Here's an attempt to show off that feature (among a few others).