This 10-inch hybrid is very flexible, but falls short for long-form typing.
With a bigger screen than most Windows tablets and an included keyboard dock, the 10-inch Lenovo Miix 2 tries to walk the line between entertainment and productivity, but it's still a few keyboard tweaks away from success.
If you've already forgotten about this summer's Lenovo Miix, its smaller, cheaper sequel is ready.
Slated to ship later this month, the new Miix combines a Windows 8 tablet with a flip-style keyboard to transform it into a laptop.
Take a familiar 10-inch tablet, add a new accessory, and aim it at consumers: that's the Miix in a nutshell. Lenovo's 10-inch Atom tablet entry isn't much of a story otherwise.
A folio-style keyboard case is the main distinguishing feature of Lenovo's consumer-targeted Miix tablet.
Can't decide between a Windows 8.1 tablet or an ultraportable laptop? The Miix 2 gives you both starting at a price of $499.
A dual-core Atom processor and 10-inch screen, with its own keyboard case. At least it only costs $550.
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The Lenovo Miix 2 offers a nice mix of features and solid performance. It normally sells for $299.99.