A new multi-ultrabook Lenovo ThinkPad Helix 2 is business class device which has a variety of possibilities for each situation. ThinkPad Helix 2 can be used in tablet mode, laptop, and when you connect the monitor – even like the desktop PC. Curiously, Helix 2 was one of the few devices in business segment that meets the standards of reliability of the US Defense Department.
Lenovo ThinkPad Helix 2 has a 11.6-inch IPS Full HD-display with 370 nits brightness of the backlight. The screen has large viewing angles. The processor uses Intel Core M 5Y10c or 5Y71 vPRO (depends on the configuration). Amount of RAM is up to 8 GB LPDDR3, and built-in memory is represented by a solid state drive capacity of up to 512 GB.
Lenovo ThinkPad Helix 2 is based on the operating system Windows 8.1 or Windows 8.1 Professional. In its case, as well as in the accession keyboard built-in stereo speakers. The latter is also equipped with three digital microphones. With a combined port for headphones and microphone is possible to output the sound to external devices.
The ultrabook is equipped with two cameras – a main of 5 megapixel with autofocus and video recording at 30 frames per second, as well as the front 2 MP camera with video recording with a resolution of 1080p. In case you want to connect external devices there are USB 3.0 ports and micro HDMI. The internal memory can be expanded at the expense of the memory card slot microSD. The plug-in keyboard, Ultrabook Keyboard, has additional port USB 2.0, and in a model of the keyboard Ultrabook Pro Keyboard are installed USB 3.0 ports and Mini DisplayPort.
There is also a standard set of wireless interfaces, Bluetooth 4.0, and Wi-Fi (IEEE 802.11a / b / g / n). Optional modules are available to 3G or LTE. Also Helix 2 supports NFC and Wireless Display. Weight of tablet is 795 grams, while with the keyboard Ultrabook Pro weights 1,695 kg. The width and height is 301.1 x 192.5 mm, and thickness – 9.6 mm without a keyboard and 25.4 mm. Battery life in tablet mode – up to 8 hours with the keyboard Ultrabook Pro – up to 12 hours. Lots of accessories are available, from Ultrabook and Ultrabook Pr keyboards to dock ThinkPad Tablet Dock and cover Quickshot Cover with quick shooting.
ThinkPad Helix 2 – a unique hybrid device. It can be used as a tablet, as a regular laptop or connect a mouse, keyboard, monitor, and make it a desktop PC. This model has a wide range of features. With its compact dimensions, Helix is always convenient to take with you and work from anywhere. This ultrabook is definitely useful to all business and leisure type users.