We had just recently reviewed the new YOGA 2 Pro from Lenovo, which was awarded our Favorite Ultrabook of 2013. Now Lenovo is back with some lower-end models of the YOGA brand in an 11-inch and 13-inch form factor. Consumer will be able to take advantage of Lenovo’s convertible ultrabooks with the 11-inch model starting at just $529 and features new Quad-Core Intel Pentium Processors, 500GB HDD, . It will come in just 0.67-inches thin and weigh about 2.9lbs

YOGA 2 11-Inch Specs

  • Processor: Up to Quad Core Intel® Pentium® processor
  • Operating System: Up to genuine Windows 8.1
  • Display/Resolution: 11.6” HD (1366×768) , 178 degree wide-view display with 10-point touch
  • Video Graphics: Integrated Intel HD Graphics
  • Memory and Storage: Up to 4GB RAM (2GB configuration also available); up to 500GB HDD storage
  • Sound: Integrated stereo speakers supporting Dolby Home Theater v4 for immersive surround sound
  • Integrated Comms: 1 USB 3.0, 1 USB 2.0, Micro HDMI-out, 3-in-1 card reader
  • Connectivity: Bluetooth 4.0 and 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi connectivity
  • Camera: 1.0 Megapixel 720p Camera
  • Battery: Up to 6 hours
  • Weight: 2.9 pounds
  • Dimensions: 298x 206.5x 17.2 mm 11.7 x 8.1 x 0.67 in

The larger 13-inch model is 0.58-inches thin, weighs 3.5lbs and features a 4th Gen Intel Core i5 Processor, a Full HD (1920×1080) display and backlit keyboard. Similar to the 11-inch model, you get a choice of a 500GB HDD or a SSD in this bigger model.

YOGA 2 13-Inch Specs

  • Processor: Up to 4th gen Intel® Core™ i5 processor
  • Operating System: Up to genuine Windows 8.1
  • Display/Resolution: 13.3-inFull HD (1920×1080) 178 degree wide-view display with 10-point touch
  • Video Graphics: Integrated Intel HD Graphics
  • Memory and Storage: Up to 8GB DDR3 memory; up to 500GB HDD storage  or up to 500GB SSDHD storage
  • Sound: Integrated stereo speakers supporting Dolby Home Theater v4 for immersive surround sound
  • Integrated Comms: 1 USB 3.0, 1 USB 2.0, HDMI-out, 3-in-1 card reader
  • Connectivity: Bluetooth 4.0 and 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi connectivity
  • Camera: 1.0 Megapixel 720p Camera
  • Battery: Up to 8 hours
  • Weight: 3.5 pounds
  • Dimensions: 330 x 221.2 x 17.3 mm
    12.90 x 8.70 x 0.68 in

Models of the YOGA 2 11-in start at $529 and are available beginning in late January at Best Buy, Best Buy Canada, Future Shop, and www.lenovo.com.

Models of the YOGA 2 13-in start at $999 and are available beginning in February at Best Buy, Best Buy Canada, Future Shop and www.lenovo.com.