70points

Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"

62points

Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i5-7200U / 8GB / 256GB

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Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i5-7200U / 8GB / 256GB
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Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6" vs Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i5-7200U / 8GB / 256GB

Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i5-7200U / 8GB / 256GB
Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i5-7200U / 8GB / 256GB
70
points
Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"
62
points
Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i5-7200U / 8GB / 256GB

Why is Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6" better than Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i5-7200U / 8GB / 256GB?

  • 8GB more RAM memory
    16GBvs8GB
  • 744GB more internal storage
    1000GBvs256GB
  • 1 more USB 3.0 ports
    ?

    2vs1
  • 15.56% bigger screen size
    ?

    15.6"vs13.5"
  • Has an external memory slot
    ?
  • Has USB Type-C
    ?
  • Has a stylus
    ?
  • Has sleep-and-charge USB ports
    ?

Why is Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i5-7200U / 8GB / 256GB better than Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"?

  • 1.64x higher resolution
    2256 x 1504pxvs1920 x 1080px
  • 42.55% higher pixel density
    201ppivs141ppi
  • 636.9g lighter
    1.25kgvs1886.9g
  • 3.5h longer battery life
    ?

    14.5hvs11h
  • 2.6mm thinner
    14.4mmvs17mm
  • 1 more microphone(s)
    ?

    2vs1
  • Supports 64-bit
    ?
  • 1 more mini-DisplayPort outputs
    ?

    1vs0

Design

1.lighter
?

Best

Toshiba Satellite C70 17.3" Intel Core i3-3120M 2.5GHz / 4GB / 750GB

249.5g

1.89kg

1.25kg

2.thinner
?

Best

Huawei MateBook E 12" Intel Core i5-7Y54 1.2GHz / 8GB / 512GB

6.9mm

17mm

14.4mm

3.Has a backlit keyboard
?

The keyboard is backlit, making it easier to type in the dark or dim lighting.

Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i5-7200U / 8GB / 256GB
4.Has a flip and fold design
?

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.

Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i5-7200U / 8GB / 256GB
5.Has a detachable keyboard
?

You can detach the keyboard of your device and use the screen as a tablet. Detaching the keyboard makes the device lighter and gives you the possibility to switch easily between laptop-mode and tablet-mode. The keyboard is included when buying the device.

For example

Samsung Galaxy Book 2

Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i5-7200U / 8GB / 256GB
6. less body volume
?

Best

Porsche Design Book One

1579.19cm³

1522.84cm³

989.94cm³

Display

1. higher resolution
?

Best

Lenovo ThinkPad P52S 15.6” UHD Intel Core i5-8350U 1.7GHz / 8GB RAM / 256GB SSD

3840 x 2160px

1920 x 1080px

2256 x 1504px

2. higher pixel density
?

Best

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 14" Intel Core i5 5300U 2.3GHz / 4GB / 512GB

540ppi

141ppi

201ppi

3. bigger screen size
?

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

MSI GT83VR Titan SLI-024 18.4" Intel Core i7-6920HQ 2.9GHz / 64GB / 1TB

18.4"

15.6"

13.5"

4.has a touch screen
?

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i5-7200U / 8GB / 256GB
5.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
?

The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i5-7200U / 8GB / 256GB
6.has an LED-backlit display
?

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.

Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i5-7200U / 8GB / 256GB

Performance

1. more RAM memory
?

Best

Lenovo ThinkPad P52 15.6" Intel Core i7-8750H 2.2GHz / 64GB RAM / 1TB SSD

64GB

16GB

8GB

2.Uses flash storage
?

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.

Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i5-7200U / 8GB / 256GB
3. more internal storage
?

Best

Apple MacBook Pro (2018) 15" Touch Bar & Touch ID / Intel Core i9 2.9GHz / 32GB RAM / 4TB SSD

4000GB

1000GB

256GB

4.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 Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i5-7200U / 8GB / 256GB
5.Supports 64-bit
?

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 applications.

Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i5-7200U / 8GB / 256GB

Connectivity

1.Has USB Type-C
?

The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.

Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i5-7200U / 8GB / 256GB
2. more USB 3.0 ports
?

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.

Best

MSI WT72 6QN 17.3" Intel Xeon E3-1505M v5 2.8GHz / 64GB / 1TB

6

2

1

3.Has 802.11n WiFi connection
?

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.

Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i5-7200U / 8GB / 256GB
4.Has Bluetooth
?

Bluetooth is a wireless technology that allows you to easily transfer data between different devices, such as smartphones, tablets and computers.

Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i5-7200U / 8GB / 256GB
5.Has WiFi
?

The device can connect to WiFi.

Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i5-7200U / 8GB / 256GB
6.has a HDMI output
?

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i5-7200U / 8GB / 256GB

Battery

1. longer battery life
?

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.

Best

Asus NovaGo (TP370QL) 4GB / 64GB SSD

22h

11h

14.5h

2.Has sleep-and-charge USB ports
?

Sleep-and-charge USB ports can charge electronic devices when the laptop is in sleep mode, hibernate mode, or even switched off.

Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i5-7200U / 8GB / 256GB
3.Has a MagSafe power adapter
?

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.

For example

Apple MacBook Air (2018) 13.3" Intel Core i5 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 256GB SSD

Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i5-7200U / 8GB / 256GB

Features

1.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 Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i5-7200U / 8GB / 256GB
2.has stereo speakers
?

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i5-7200U / 8GB / 256GB
3.Has a stylus
?

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.

Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i5-7200U / 8GB / 256GB
4. more microphone(s)
?

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Lenovo Miix 520

4

1

2

5.has a front camera
?

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.

Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i5-7200U / 8GB / 256GB
6.Has a fingerprint scanner
?

The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.

Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6"
Microsoft Surface Laptop 13.5" Intel Core i5-7200U / 8GB / 256GB

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