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Lenovo ThinkPad L13 Yoga - business convertible with slight weaknesses

Lenovo ThinkPad L13 Yoga - business convertible with slight weaknesses
Lenovo ThinkPad L13 Yoga - business convertible with slight weaknesses
The Lenovo ThinkPad L13 Yoga is on the virtual shelf for 1,119 euros. The manufacturer relies on a modern Intel Comet Lake SoC with 16 GB RAM and an SSD with 512 GB storage space.
Sebastian Bade/Christian Hintze (translated by Christian Hintze), 🇩🇪

The Lenovo ThinkPad L13 Yoga is an inexpensive business convertible, which can still score with good features. Many security features are required in the business sector. In addition to the fingerprint scanner and the IR camera, the ThinkPad L13 Yoga also offers a smart card reader.

A SoC from the current Comet Lake series from Intel serves as the central processing unit. We had the device with the Intel Core i5-10210U. There is also 16 GB of RAM for 1,119 euros, which unfortunately cannot be expanded. A very fast SSD with 512 GB is used as the storage device.

In the test, the Lenovo ThinkPad L13 Yoga did not quite achieve the CPU performance of its predecessor (Lenovo ThinkPad L390 Yoga). Especially in multi-thread applications, the new device couldn't keep up with its predecessor. However, we are only talking about a measurable difference at this point. This disadvantage cannot be described as practically noticeable. However, the Lenovo ThinkPad L13 Yoga cuts a somewhat better figure in terms of battery life. But the ThinkPad L13 Yoga also scores well on the display with good brightness and good color space coverage.

Overall, the Lenovo ThinkPad L13 Yoga in the version we tested offers good system performance, which fortunately is not affected by the somewhat poorer CPU performance. The compact convertible is suitable for everyday office work as well as for photo editing due to the good display. The battery life could be a little better. Nevertheless, the device could be supplied with energy for a good 7.5 hours in our WLAN test. Charging times are pleasantly short, because after just 45 minutes the battery is 80 percent charged. Only the surface temperatures are somewhat too high.

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Sebastian Bade
Editor of the original article: Sebastian Bade - Senior Tech Writer - 309 articles published on Notebookcheck since 2012
I was already interested in technology from an early age, and I was able to study for my dream job as an IT Systems Electronics Engineer. Subsequently, I started 12 years of military service, during which I learned a lot about technology and constantly kept my knowledge up to date with the latest developments. As I like to share my knowledge, I found Notebookcheck was a very good opportunity for this. In addition, I also work a lot with water cooling and network security.
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Christian Hintze
Translator: Christian Hintze - Managing Editor - 1674 articles published on Notebookcheck since 2016
A C64 marked my entry into the world of PCs. I spent my student internship in the repair department of a computer shop and at the end of the day I was allowed to assemble my own 486 PC from “workshop remnants”. As a result of this, I later studied computer science at the Humboldt University in Berlin, with psychology also being added to my studies. After my first job as a research assistant at the university, I went to London for a year and worked for Sega in computer game translation quality assurance. This included working on games such as Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed and Company of Heroes. I have been writing for Notebookcheck since 2017.
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Sebastian Bade/Christian Hintze, 2020-03-25 (Update: 2020-03-23)