62points

Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"

58points

Microsoft Surface Book i7

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Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6" vs Microsoft Surface Book i7

Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Book i7

Why is Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6" better than Microsoft Surface Book i7?

  • 15.56% bigger screen size
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    15.6"vs13.5"
  • Has USB Type-C
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  • Has an HDMI output
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  • 5.8mm thinner
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    17mmvs22.8mm
  • Has an LED-backlit display
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  • Has sleep-and-charge USB ports
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  • Stylus included
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  • 1 more USB ports
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    3vs2

Why is Microsoft Surface Book i7 better than Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"?

  • 2.89x higher resolution
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    3000 x 2000pxvs1920 x 1080px
  • 239.9g lighter
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    1.65kgvs1886.9g
  • 5h longer battery life
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    16hvs11h
  • 1.89x higher pixel density
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    267ppivs141ppi
  • Supports 64-bit
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  • 1 more microphone(s)
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    2vs1
  • 1 more mini-DisplayPort outputs
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    1vs0
  • Has a gyroscope
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Price comparison

Design

1.Has a backlit keyboard
Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Book i7
The keyboard is backlit, making it easier to type in the dark or dim lighting.
2.weight

1.89kg

1.65kg

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
3.thickness

17mm

22.8mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
4.width

359.9mm

312.3mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.
5.height

248.9mm

232.1mm

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.
6.Has a flip and fold design
Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Book i7
A flip and fold design allows you to fold the screen over the keyboard and transform the device into a tablet, without splitting the device into two pieces.

Display

1.resolution

1920 x 1080px

3000 x 2000px

Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.
2.pixel density

141ppi

267ppi

Pixel density is a measurement of a screen's resolution, expressed as the number of pixels per inch (PPI) on the screen. A higher pixel density translates into more clarity and sharpness for the images rendered on the screen, thus improving the quality of the viewing experience.
3.screen size

15.6"

13.5"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.has a touch screen
Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Book i7
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
5.has an LED-backlit display
Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Book i7
Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.
6.has an IPS screen
Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Book i7
IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of conventional twisted nematic TFT displays: limited viewing angles and low-quality color reproduction. PLS (Plane-to-Line Switching) is a type of IPS screen developed by Samsung, with increased brightness and lower production costs.

Performance

1.RAM

16GB

16GB

Random-access memory (RAM) is a form of volatile memory used to store working data and machine code currently in use. It is a quick-access, temporary virtual storage that can be read and changed in any order, thus enabling fast data processing.
2.Uses flash storage
Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Book i7
Flash-based storage devices such as SSDs have no mechanical components. Due to this, they are typically faster, run silently, and are more shock resistant than traditional HDDs.
3.internal storage

1000GB

1000GB

The internal storage refers to the built-in storage space available in a device for system data, apps, and user-generated data. With a large amount of internal storage, you can save more files and apps on your device.
4.has an external memory slot
Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Book i7
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) that enables you to extend the built-in internal storage with affordable memory modules, or easily retrieve data, such as photographs, from the memory card.
5.Supports 64-bit
Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Book i7
A 32-bit operating system can only support up to 4GB of RAM. 64-bit allows more than 4GB, giving increased performance. It also allows you to run 64-bit apps.

Connectivity

1.Has USB Type-C
Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Book i7
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
2.supports Wi-Fi
Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Book i7
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
3.has an HDMI output
Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Book i7
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
More USB 3.0 ports allow you to connect more devices to your computer that support USB 3.0. USB 3.0 is an improved version of USB 2.0 which offers faster transfer rates.
5.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Book i7
Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.
6.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Book i7
802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability, and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.

Battery

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.
2.Has sleep-and-charge USB ports
Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Book i7
Sleep-and-charge USB ports can charge electronic devices when the laptop is in sleep mode, hibernate mode, or even switched off.
3.Has a MagSafe power adapter
Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Book i7
The MagSafe power adapter uses a power connector that is attached magnetically. When pulled or tugged, the connector will come out of the socket safely.

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Book i7
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Book i7
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
3.has a front camera
Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Book i7
A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.
4.Stylus included
Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Book i7
A stylus is a pen-like accessory that allows you to interact with the touchscreen with greater precision, and is particularly useful for drawing and writing.
5.Has a fingerprint scanner
Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Book i7
The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

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