81points

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

59points

Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 13.5" Intel Core-i7 8650U 1.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD

Comparison winner
Lenovo Yoga C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 13.5" Intel Core-i7 8650U 1.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
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78 facts in comparison

Lenovo Yoga C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD vs Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 13.5" Intel Core-i7 8650U 1.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD

Lenovo Yoga C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 13.5" Intel Core-i7 8650U 1.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
81
points
Lenovo Yoga C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
59
points
Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 13.5" Intel Core-i7 8650U 1.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD

Why is Lenovo Yoga C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD better than Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 13.5" Intel Core-i7 8650U 1.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD?

  • 2.44x higher resolution
    3840 x 2160pxvs2256 x 1504px
  • 1.58x higher pixel density
    317ppivs201ppi
  • 2.96% bigger screen size
    ?

    13.9"vs13.5"
  • 1 more USB 3.0 ports
    ?

    2vs1
  • Has USB Type-C
    ?
  • LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
    ?
  • Has an LED-backlit display
    ?
  • Has an IPS screen
    ?

Why is Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 13.5" Intel Core-i7 8650U 1.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD better than Lenovo Yoga C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD?

  • 97g lighter
    1.28kgvs1380g
  • 5.5h longer battery life
    ?

    14.5hvs9h
  • 0.02mm thinner
    14.48mmvs14.5mm
  • 5.56% faster CPU speed
    4 x 1.9GHzvs4 x 1.8GHz
  • Has branded damage-resistant glass
    ?
  • 0.2GHz higher turbo clock speed
    ?

    4.2GHzvs4GHz
  • Uses hyperthreading technology
    ?
  • Has MMX
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.weight
?

Best

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

249.5g

1.38kg

1.28kg

2.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 Laptop 2 13.5" Intel Core-i7 8650U 1.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
3.thickness
?

Best

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

6.9mm

14.5mm

14.48mm

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 Laptop 2 13.5" Intel Core-i7 8650U 1.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
5.volume
?

Best

Porsche Design Book One

1579.19cm³

1052.55cm³

996.07cm³

6.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

For example

Asus ROG Mothership GZ700 UHD 17" Intel Core i9-9980HK 2.4GHz / 64GB RAM / 1.5TB SSD

Lenovo Yoga C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 13.5" Intel Core-i7 8650U 1.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD

Display

1.resolution
?

Best

Asus ROG Mothership GZ700 UHD 17" Intel Core i9-9980HK 2.4GHz / 64GB RAM / 1.5TB SSD

3840 x 2160px

3840 x 2160px

2256 x 1504px

2.pixel density
?

Best

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

540ppi

317ppi

201ppi

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"

13.5"

4.has a anti-reflection coating
?

This helps to reduce the reflection from your device.

For example

Lenovo ThinkPad P53 15.6" FHD Intel Core i5-9400H 2.5GHz / 8GB RAM / 256GB SSD

Lenovo Yoga C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 13.5" Intel Core-i7 8650U 1.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
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 Laptop 2 13.5" Intel Core-i7 8650U 1.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
6.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 Laptop 2 13.5" Intel Core-i7 8650U 1.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD

Performance

1.RAM speed
?

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

Best

Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 13.5" Intel Core i5-1035G7 / 8GB RAM / 128GB SSD

3733MHz

2400MHz

2400MHz (Intel Core i7-8650U)

2.RAM
?

Best

Asus ROG Mothership GZ700 UHD 17" Intel Core i9-9980HK 2.4GHz / 64GB RAM / 1.5TB 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 Laptop 2 13.5" Intel Core-i7 8650U 1.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
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.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 apps.

Lenovo Yoga C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 13.5" Intel Core-i7 8650U 1.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD

Connectivity

1.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

Asus ROG Mothership GZ700 UHD 17" Intel Core i9-9980HK 2.4GHz / 64GB RAM / 1.5TB SSD

6

2

1

2.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 Laptop 2 13.5" Intel Core-i7 8650U 1.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
3.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Lenovo Yoga C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 13.5" Intel Core-i7 8650U 1.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
4.Has 802.11n Wi-Fi 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 Laptop 2 13.5" Intel Core-i7 8650U 1.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
5.USB ports
?

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.

Best

Asus ROG Mothership GZ700 UHD 17" Intel Core i9-9980HK 2.4GHz / 64GB RAM / 1.5TB SSD

6

3

1

6.has a HDMI output
?

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

For example

Fujitsu Lifebook U938 13.3" Intel Core i5-8250U 1.6GHz / 8GB / 256GB SSD

Lenovo Yoga C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 13.5" Intel Core-i7 8650U 1.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD

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

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.

For example

Fujitsu Lifebook U938 13.3" Intel Core i5-8250U 1.6GHz / 8GB / 256GB SSD

Lenovo Yoga C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 13.5" Intel Core-i7 8650U 1.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
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 Laptop 2 13.5" Intel Core-i7 8650U 1.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD

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 Laptop 2 13.5" Intel Core-i7 8650U 1.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
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 Laptop 2 13.5" Intel Core-i7 8650U 1.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
3.number of microphones
?

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

Best

Huawei MateBook X Pro 13.9" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB / 512GB SSD

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 Laptop 2 13.5" Intel Core-i7 8650U 1.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
5.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 Laptop 2 13.5" Intel Core-i7 8650U 1.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
6.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 Laptop 2 13.5" Intel Core-i7 8650U 1.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD

Miscellaneous

1.has branded damage-resistant glass
?

Damage-resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.

Lenovo Yoga C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 13.5" Intel Core-i7 8650U 1.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
2.Has dynamic frequency scaling
?

Dynamic frequency scaling is a technology that allows the processor to conserve power and reduce noise when it is under a light load.

Lenovo Yoga C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 13.5" Intel Core-i7 8650U 1.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
3.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 that work on a single thread per core. This means you can have significant performance gains in certain apps.

Lenovo Yoga C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 13.5" Intel Core-i7 8650U 1.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
4.Has MMX
?

MMX is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.

Lenovo Yoga C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 13.5" Intel Core-i7 8650U 1.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
5.Supports hardware-assisted virtualization
?

It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.

Lenovo Yoga C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 13.5" Intel Core-i7 8650U 1.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
6.Has AES
?

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

Lenovo Yoga C930 13.9" UHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 13.5" Intel Core-i7 8650U 1.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD

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