Lenovo ThinkPad Helix vs Microsoft Surface Pro 128GB
Top 13 Reasons for the
Lenovo ThinkPad Helix
Compared to Microsoft Surface Pro 128GB
A lot more RAM memory
4 GB more RAM memory
Somewhat bigger screen size
9.43% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
1.90 mm thinner
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.
Vastly better video recording quality
1080 x 30 fps
720 x 30 fps
1.50x better video recording quality
Has a flash
A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Measurably 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.
A bit lighter
72.20 g lighter
87.30 mm narrower
Ethernet is a local area network technology.
Has a QWERTY keyboard
Text messaging is much faster due to a hardware keyboard.
Has a cellular module
Devices which use cellular technology can connect to mobile networks. Cellular networks have much wider signal coverage than WiFi.
Lenovo ThinkPad Helix is better than Microsoft Surface Pro 128GB because...
Top Eight Reasons for the
Microsoft Surface Pro 128GB
Compared to Lenovo ThinkPad Helix
Considerably faster CPU clock speed
4 x 1.7 GHz
2 x 2 GHz
1.70x faster CPU clock speed
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.
A little higher pixel density
9.47% higher pixel density
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.
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.
Substantially newer USB version
1 newer USB version. Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.
A shade less body volume
0.31% less body volume
123.10 mm shorter