86points

Lenovo Yoga C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD

89points

Microsoft Surface Book 2 15" Intel Core i7-8650U / 16GB / 1TB

Lenovo Yoga C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
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Microsoft Surface Book 2 15" Intel Core i7-8650U / 16GB / 1TB
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Lenovo Yoga C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD vs Microsoft Surface Book 2 15" Intel Core i7-8650U / 16GB / 1TB

Lenovo Yoga C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Book 2 15" Intel Core i7-8650U / 16GB / 1TB
86
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Lenovo Yoga C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
89
points
Microsoft Surface Book 2 15" Intel Core i7-8650U / 16GB / 1TB

Why is Lenovo Yoga C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD better than Microsoft Surface Book 2 15" Intel Core i7-8650U / 16GB / 1TB?

  • 18.52% higher resolution
    3840 x 2160pxvs3240 x 2160px
  • 21.92% higher pixel density
    317ppivs260ppi
  • 154g lighter
    1.38kgvs1534g
  • 8.5mm thinner
    14.5mmvs23mm
  • Has a fingerprint scanner
    ?
  • Has voice prompts
    ?
  • Uses a fanless design
    ?
  • 24.3mm shorter
    226.7mmvs251mm

Why is Microsoft Surface Book 2 15" Intel Core i7-8650U / 16GB / 1TB better than Lenovo Yoga C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD?

  • 8h longer battery life
    ?

    17hvs9h
  • 7.91% bigger screen size
    ?

    15"vs13.9"
  • 5.56% faster CPU speed
    4 x 1.9GHzvs4 x 1.8GHz
  • 0.2GHz higher turbo clock speed
    ?

    4.2GHzvs4GHz
  • 1 more USB ports
    ?

    4vs3
  • The browser has word wrap
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • Has a gyroscope
    ?

Design

1.weight
?

Best

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

249.5g

1.38kg

1.53kg

2.thickness
?

Best

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

6.9mm

14.5mm

23mm

3.Has a backlit keyboard
?

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

Lenovo Yoga C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Book 2 15" Intel Core i7-8650U / 16GB / 1TB
4.Uses a fanless design
?

By using power-efficient components that don't produce large amounts of heat, it's possible to create a device with no cooling fans. This results in a much quieter (or even silent) operation.

Lenovo Yoga C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Book 2 15" Intel Core i7-8650U / 16GB / 1TB
5.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 C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Book 2 15" Intel Core i7-8650U / 16GB / 1TB
6.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.

Lenovo Yoga C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Book 2 15" Intel Core i7-8650U / 16GB / 1TB

Display

1.resolution
?

Best

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

3840 x 2160px

3840 x 2160px

3240 x 2160px

2.pixel density
?

Best

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

540ppi

317ppi

260ppi

3.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"

13.9"

15"

4.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 C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Book 2 15" Intel Core i7-8650U / 16GB / 1TB
5.has a touch screen
?

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

Lenovo Yoga C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Book 2 15" Intel Core i7-8650U / 16GB / 1TB
6.has an LED-backlit display
?

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

Lenovo Yoga C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Book 2 15" Intel Core i7-8650U / 16GB / 1TB

Performance

1.RAM speed
?

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.

Best

Asus ROG GX800VH 18" Intel Core i7 7820HK 2.9GHz / 64GB / 1TB

2800MHz

2400MHz

2400MHz (Intel Core i7-8650U)

2.RAM
?

Best

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

64GB

16GB

16GB

3.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 C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Book 2 15" Intel Core i7-8650U / 16GB / 1TB
4.CPU speed
?

Best

Eurocom Panther 5SE 17.3" Intel Xeon E5-2620 2GHz / 16GB / 1TB

12 x 2GHz

4 x 1.8GHz

4 x 1.9GHz (Intel Core i7-8650U)

5.internal storage
?

Best

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

4000GB

1000GB

1000GB

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.

For example

Lenovo IdeaPad S340 15.6” Intel Core i7-8565U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 256GB SSD

Lenovo Yoga C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Book 2 15" Intel Core i7-8650U / 16GB / 1TB

Connectivity

1.Has USB Type-C
?

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

Lenovo Yoga C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Book 2 15" Intel Core i7-8650U / 16GB / 1TB
2.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

2

3.Has WiFi
?

The device can connect to WiFi.

Lenovo Yoga C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Book 2 15" Intel Core i7-8650U / 16GB / 1TB
4.has a HDMI output
?

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

For example

Lenovo IdeaPad S340 15.6” Intel Core i7-8565U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 256GB SSD

Lenovo Yoga C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Book 2 15" Intel Core i7-8650U / 16GB / 1TB
5.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 C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Book 2 15" Intel Core i7-8650U / 16GB / 1TB
6.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 C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Book 2 15" Intel Core i7-8650U / 16GB / 1TB

Battery

1.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

Lenovo Yoga C630 13.3" Qualcomm Snapdragon 850 / 4GB RAM / 128GB SSD

25h

9h

17h

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.

For example

Lenovo IdeaPad S340 15.6” Intel Core i7-8565U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 256GB SSD

Lenovo Yoga C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Book 2 15" Intel Core i7-8650U / 16GB / 1TB
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 C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Book 2 15" Intel Core i7-8650U / 16GB / 1TB

Features

1.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 C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Book 2 15" Intel Core i7-8650U / 16GB / 1TB
2.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 C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Book 2 15" Intel Core i7-8650U / 16GB / 1TB
3.number of microphones
?

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

Best

Lenovo Miix 520

4

2

2

4.has a front camera
?

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

Lenovo Yoga C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Book 2 15" Intel Core i7-8650U / 16GB / 1TB
5.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 C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Book 2 15" Intel Core i7-8650U / 16GB / 1TB
6.Has a fingerprint scanner
?

The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.

Lenovo Yoga C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Book 2 15" Intel Core i7-8650U / 16GB / 1TB

Miscellaneous

1.Uses hyperthreading technology
?

Many of Intel's processors use hyperthreading, which means that each core of the processor can work on two threads at once instead of most processors which work on a single thread per core. This means you can have significant performance gains in certain applications.

Lenovo Yoga C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Book 2 15" Intel Core i7-8650U / 16GB / 1TB
2.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 Yoga C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Book 2 15" Intel Core i7-8650U / 16GB / 1TB
3.Has voice prompts
?

With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.

Lenovo Yoga C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Book 2 15" Intel Core i7-8650U / 16GB / 1TB
4.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 Yoga C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Book 2 15" Intel Core i7-8650U / 16GB / 1TB
5.Supports video chat
Lenovo Yoga C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Book 2 15" Intel Core i7-8650U / 16GB / 1TB
6.has a CMOS sensor
?

CMOS image sensors are slowly replacing CCD sensors, due to reduced power consumption and better image quality. They can be very compact and cost relatively little to produce.

Lenovo Yoga C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Book 2 15" Intel Core i7-8650U / 16GB / 1TB

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