Lenovo ThinkPad Helix vs Microsoft Surface Pro 128GB
Top Twelve Reasons for the
Lenovo ThinkPad Helix
Compared to Microsoft Surface Pro 128GB
A lot more RAM memory
4 GB more RAM memory
Slightly bigger screen size
9.43% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
1.90 mm thinner
72.20 g lighter
Has branded damage resistant glass
Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontail Glass) is thin and lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
Has a flash
A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Significantly more internal storage
128 GB more internal storage
Has an IPS screen
IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of normal TFTs TN-matrices: relatively slow response times, small viewing angles and low quality color reproduction.
Measurably better video recording quality
1080 x 30 fps
720 x 30 fps
1.50x better video recording quality
Has a cellular module
Devices which use cellular technology can connect to mobile networks. Cellular networks have much wider signal coverage than WiFi.
Has a QWERTY keyboard
Text messaging is much faster due to a hardware keyboard.
Ethernet is a local area network technology.
Lenovo ThinkPad Helix is better than Microsoft Surface Pro 128GB because...
Top Nine Reasons for the
Microsoft Surface Pro 128GB
Compared to Lenovo ThinkPad Helix
Explicitly faster CPU clock speed
4 x 1.7 GHz
2 x 2 GHz
1.70x faster CPU clock speed
A shade higher pixel density
9.47% higher pixel density
Has an external memory slot
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.
Can be charged via standard USB cable
It can be charged and operated with a standard USB cable connected to your computer, or with a USB power supply.
A lot narrower
21.50 mm narrower
14.30 mm shorter
A shade less body volume
0.31% less body volume
Significantly newer USB version
1 newer USB version. Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.
Has a BSI sensor
A BSI (backside illuminated) sensor is a camera image sensor which captures better quality images in poor lighting conditions, and offers better overall sharpness and image quality.