Lenovo Yoga 910 13.9-Inches laptop (4K UHD Touch, 7th Gen i7-7500U, 16GB, 512GB SSD, Windows 10 Home)

Lenovo Yoga 910 13.9-Inches laptop (4K UHD Touch, 7th Gen i7-7500U, 16GB, 512GB SSD, Windows 10 Home)
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Price: $1,499.99

Availability: Usually ships in 1-2 business days
Ships from and sold by E ZEE ELECTRONICS

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Average customer review:
(3.5 stars, based on 36 reviews)

Product Details

  • Sales Rank: #17647 in Personal Computers
  • Brand: Lenovo
  • Model: 80VF001TUS
  • Dimensions: .60" h x 8.80" w x 12.70" l, 3.09 pounds
  • CPU: Intel Core i7
  • Memory: 16GB
  • Hard Disk: 512GB
  • Display size: 13.9

Features

  • 7th Gen Intel Core i7-7500U mobile processor; 16 GB memory; 512 GB Solid State Drive
  • 14" 4K UHD 10-point multitouch screen; 360° flip-and-fold design; Intel® HD Graphics 620
  • Weighs 3.09 lbs. and measures 0.6" thin; Ultraportable design, omitting the DVD/CD drive for compact form factor. 4-cell lithium-polymer battery
  • Backlit keyboard; Fingerprint reader; HD webcam with two microphones; WiFi 802.11 ac; Bluetooth 4.1; USB 3.0; USB Type-C; Headphone/microphone combo jack; 2 x JBL stereo speakers with Dolby Audio Premium
  • Windows 10 Home; 30-days trial of Microsoft Office 365

Lenovo Yoga 910 Convertible 2-in-1 Laptop: Work, play or surf the internet on this Lenovo Yoga notebook computer, featuring Windows 10 for reliable support of your programs. Intel Core i7 processing and HD graphics offer smooth applications and images. The 16GB internal memory offers the space you need for multitasking at work, while the 13.9-inch screen on this Lenovo Yoga notebook computer is easy to view.


Customer Reviews

Most helpful customer reviews

124 of 130 people found the following review helpful.
5Outstanding 2-in-1 convertible laptop!
By 911jason
This 2-in-1 laptop is outstanding! It replaced a Dell XPS 15 from 2011 that just wouldn't play nice with Windows 10.

After exhaustive research of probably 20-30 different computers ranging from the Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book all the way up to 17" behemoth gaming machines. My main priority was an outstanding display. The other features I wanted were an i7 processor, minimum 16gb RAM and 256gb SSD drive. I watched hours of YouTube video reviews and comparisons, read scores of articles, and looked at at least a hundred computers in Best Buy and other retailers. In the end, I just fell in love with the Yoga 910.

I wasn't sure if I needed a 4k display or not, and it wasn't a requirement in my search, but I was leaning towards 4k since I plan to use the computer for at least three or four years, if not longer. I know 4k isn't fully utilized by many windows programs yet, but neither was 1080p when I bought my XPS nearly six years ago. So for future-proofing purposes, I think 4k is a plus. This display is really beautiful. Very clear and bright, with good contrast and great color that seems pretty accurate. It's not as bright as my old XPS, which I would generally keep at about 50% brightness indoors. I've been sticking around 75% brightness on the Yoga. So if you intend to use your computer outdoors very much, you might want to look elsewhere. The glossy screen would not help outside, either.

The backlit keyboard has a great feel and good layout. I tested my typing speed for this review at 10fastfingers com and got a 95wpm score, which is significantly better than my usual. My only complaint about the keyboard is the Home/End/Page Down/Page Up keys being combined with the arrow keys accessible only by using the Fn key combo. EDIT: I resolved this issue by downloading the SharpKeys utility and remapping the right side CTRL and SHIFT keys to function as HOME and END keys without the need to use the Fn key.

The touchpad is extremely smooth and responsive. My fingers glide across it's surface and it responds well to two-finger scrolling and other multi-finger gestures. The only minor issue I've had is that the cursor seems to move quite often as I'm right-clicking causing it to miss the target of my click. I don't consider it to be a huge issue and figure I'll probably adjust to it, and it may even be something addressed by a future driver update. EDIT: Found out this is a "Precision Touchpad" as identified by Windows, which is a nice feature that not all laptops have. I have resolved the right-click issue by using the two finger tap which works as a right-click and doesn't cause the pointer to move at all.

The watch band hinge is a polarizing feature based on my research. I find it to be very sturdy and, in my opinion, attractive. It is fairly stiff, requiring two hands to open the screen, but I don't mind that and feel like that bodes well for it's longevity. It easily folds back into tent and tablet modes and stays where you leave it with no undesired movement. The screen also doesn't wobble at all when I'm typing in regular laptop mode.

The silver finish on mine is very attractive and doesn't seem to show fingerprints at all.

Speaking of fingerprints, the built-in fingerprint reader works very well and allows for quick logins with the Windows Hello feature.

Overall performance is very speedy, but you'll have to temper that judgment with the knowledge that this is my first SSD equipped computer. My XPS had a 500gb 5400 RPM hard drive, so pretty much any SSD would probably have impressed. Belarc reports my drive is a NVMe SAMSUNG MZVLW512, if anyone cares for that info. Boot times are incredibly fast and all disk operations seem to be as well. Photoshop start-up time on my old XPS was probably close to a minute or more, on this Yoga it's closer to 10 seconds or less.

I read another user's review about this model having super loud fan noise under light to moderate load. I have had zero problems with heat or fan noise at all. I could barely hear it come on briefly while I was installing all of my apps, syncing my Google Drive and Dropbox and simultaneously trying to watch 4k videos on YouTube with Chrome. The fans are not a problem on this computer, so don't worry about that.

Battery life is hard to judge at this point, because I've been using it heavily while installing my apps and have been plugging it in regularly just to keep it topped up. I'd expect something around 7-8 hours based on my usage so far, but your mileage may vary.

There was no bloatware installed on this computer at all, which was a pleasant surprise. I was expecting to do a clean install right off the bat, but that turned out to be unnecessary.

I will update this review if I have any significant changes to what I've written. I will also be happy to respond to any comments or questions.

50 of 53 people found the following review helpful.
5Great design - continues to improve with each iteration
By S. Leng
These are my first impressions after using for 3 days. I have the 4k version with 16 GB of RAM and 512 GB hard drive. Even though I have only had limited time with this machine, I have experience with many high-end laptops, both PCs and Macs.

Overall: I really like the looks, design and portability of this laptop. This is a winning design and in my opinion the current market leader amongst ultraportables, rivaled only by the Dell XPS 13 and just released HP Spectre x360 13 inch. My suggestions for further iterations of this model are to reduce the screen reflectivity (or further increase brightness), reduce screen resolution a bit so that battery life can be longer (for 4k model), provide Thunderbolt 3 support, and to make the exterior more scratch resistant (see below).

Looks: I find this laptop quite attractive, and think the watchband hinge enhances the looks.

Build: I find build quality really impressive - fit and finish are top notch. The hinge is quite stiff and I cannot really open it with one hand. However, the stiff hinge means that the screen doesn't bounce when I'm typing. It's too early to tell whether the hinge will loosen with time. One concern - today I accidentally got a small scratch after leaving the computer in my bookbag with only a jacket next to it. This makes me concerned that the exterior of the laptop is rather soft and easy to scratch.

Screen: I really like the thinner bezels and bigger display. The 4k display is crisp but likely quite power hungry. The screen is quite reflective and can be harder to use in an office setting with bright overhead lights. I generally use the screen at 1-2 levels below max brightness. Colors and contrast are good but not exceptional.

Keyboard: Really comfortable to type on. I believe I have read that there is a relatively shallow 1.3 mm of key travel, but the keys have good spring and I don't feel that the keys bottom out.

Trackpad: Really nice; comparable to a Mac and probably the most consistent PC trackpad that I have used. Perfectly sized. Buttons are clicky, not silent.

Fingerprint reader: Often requires 1-2 retries before logging me in.

Ports: Adequate for me but not exceptional. The USB 2 port is good for current and past devices. There are 2 USB 3 ports, one of which (it says on Lenovo's website) supports video output. There is no dedicated video out (eg, HDMI or miniDP), and there is no Thunderbolt 3 support - these are the 2 weaknesses I see.

Speed: Great for my use which is office work and watching videos. Current (7th gen) CPU and 16 GB of RAM means that I can have 5-10 apps and multiple browser windows open at the same time without significant slowdown. I have not tested photo editing, video editing, or gaming. I suspect light photo editing will be fine, but if you want to do serious editing or gaming, then a laptop with dedicated graphics card will be a better fit.

Battery: I have gotten between 6-8 hours of use on one charge doing office work. Note that I have the 4k version - with 1080p screen you will likely get 10 hours or more.

Idiosyncracies: CPU fan issue - when I was setting up this machine I heard the fan quite often and it was distracting. I searched and found some advice for this - turning down the maximum processor state to 99% has been reported to help (although I cannot confirm that this will make any difference). Delete key - holding it down does not trigger continuous delete right away - you have to wait a few seconds before you continuous delete happens.

Thanks for reading. Questions or comments welcome.

0 of 1 people found the following review helpful.
5Lightweight!
By Peter Mathon
Great - lightweight - sharp. Disappointed that it did not come with Microsoft Office "Professional." For the price, it should have been updated to "Professional."

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