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Top 35%
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Top 48%
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Lenovo ThinkPad Helix vs Microsoft Surface Pro 128GB: 58 facts in comparison

1. total clock speed

41.18% faster CPU clock speed.
2 x 2GHz
Linshof Performance Tablet: 8 x 3.3GHz
4 x 1.7GHz

2. resolution

0% higher resolution.
1920 x 1080px
Panasonic UT-MB5: 3840 x 3840px
1920 x 1080px

3. RAM

4GB more RAM memory.
8GB
Vaio Z Canvas 512GB: 16GB
4GB

4. pixel density

8.65% higher pixel density.
190ppi
Dell Venue 8 7000 LTE: 359ppi
208ppi

5. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
11.60"
Wacom Cintiq 22HD: 21.50"
10.60"

6. 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.
Lenovo ThinkPad Helix
Microsoft Surface Pro 128GB
72% have it

7. thickness

1.90mm thinner.
11.60mm
Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Pro: 4.60mm
13.50mm

8. weight

72.20g lighter.
835g
Acer Iconia W510-1674: 0.51g
907.20g

9. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Lenovo ThinkPad Helix
Microsoft Surface Pro 128GB
57% have it

10. has USB mass storage support

It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
Lenovo ThinkPad Helix
Microsoft Surface Pro 128GB
87% have it

11. plays Adobe Flash

Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
Lenovo ThinkPad Helix(Windows 8)
Microsoft Surface Pro 128GB
53% have it

12. Supports widgets

You can add widgets to the home screen. This allows you to have more flexibility and to see information at a glance, without going into the app.
Lenovo ThinkPad Helix(Windows 8)
Microsoft Surface Pro 128GB(Windows 8)
87% have it

13. width

21.50mm narrower.
296.10mm
HP Slate 6 VoiceTab: 83.20mm
274.60mm

14. has NFC

NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
Lenovo ThinkPad Helix
12% have it

15. Is a multi-user system

Lenovo ThinkPad Helix(Windows 8)
Microsoft Surface Pro 128GB(Windows 8)
48% have it

16. height

14.30mm shorter.
187.30mm
Panasonic Toughpad FZ-X1: 87mm
173mm

17. has branded damage resistant glass

Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin and lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
Lenovo ThinkPad Helix
17% have it

18. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Lenovo ThinkPad Helix
19% have it

19. internal storage

128GB more internal storage.
256GB
Vaio Z Canvas: 1000GB
128GB

20. The browser has word wrap

The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.
Lenovo ThinkPad Helix(Windows 8)
Microsoft Surface Pro 128GB(Windows 8)
68% have it

21. 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.
Lenovo ThinkPad Helix
51% have it

22. volume

0.31% less body volume.
643.33cm³
Chromo Inc 7" (Android 4.1): 108.40cm³
641.33cm³

23. video recording

1.50x better video recording quality.
1080 x 30fps
Apple iPad Pro 9.7" 32GB WiFi + Cellular: 2160 x 60fps
720 x 30fps

24. Bluetooth version

0 newer Bluetooth version.
4
Asus ZenPad 3s 10 32GB: 4.20
4

25. every pixel has three subpixels

The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.
Lenovo ThinkPad Helix
Microsoft Surface Pro 128GB
93% have it

26. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
2
Acer Aspire Switch 12 S: 3
2

27. USB version

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.
2
Acer Aspire Switch 12 S: 3.10
3

28. has a compass

A compass is useful in games, map and navigation software.
Lenovo ThinkPad Helix
Microsoft Surface Pro 128GB
74% have it

29. 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.
Lenovo ThinkPad Helix
Microsoft Surface Pro 128GB
17% have it

30. 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
29% have it

31. has a child lock

A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.
Lenovo ThinkPad Helix(Windows 8)
Microsoft Surface Pro 128GB(Windows 8)
55% have it

32. has a gyroscope

A gyroscope is a sensor that can be used to either measure or maintain the orientation of a device. Traditionally, they were built using a spinning rotor to detect changes in orientation, eg. twisting or rotation.
Lenovo ThinkPad Helix
Microsoft Surface Pro 128GB
65% have it

33. Supports bookmarks sync across different devices

Lenovo ThinkPad Helix(Windows 8)
Microsoft Surface Pro 128GB(Windows 8)
79% have it

34. Can create panoramas in-camera

It allows you to take multiple photos capturing different parts of the scene, and then joins them together into a single photo.
Lenovo ThinkPad Helix(Windows 8)
Microsoft Surface Pro 128GB(Windows 8)
79% have it

35. has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
Lenovo ThinkPad Helix
Microsoft Surface Pro 128GB
95% have it

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