Lenovo Yoga 730-15IKB
Primary Camera: 0.9 MPix
Average of 8 scores (from 8 reviews)
Reviews for the Lenovo Yoga 730-15IKB
2-in-1 all-rounder. With the Yoga 730-15IKB, Lenovo delivers a 15.6-inch convertible that is suitable for gaming and for consuming media content. The device scores some major points with its slick metal case, backlit keyboard and a Thunderbolt 3 port. The touchscreen can be operated with the fingers and also with the included stylus. Update: FHD model with a better price-performance ratio.
Source: Toptenreviews Archive.org version
It's not exactly cheap, but as a laptop that's ready for almost anything, the 730 feels like a solid deal.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 01/03/2019
Rating: Total score: 100%
Source: Pocket Lint Archive.org version
In its 15-inch form the Lenovo Yoga 730 offers a good typing experience, ultra-crisp visuals from its 4K display and plenty of power to churn through tasks. However, the processor and screen combination limit battery life somewhat, while the overall design footprint is rather large compared to its Dell XPS competitor.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 12/10/2018
Rating: Total score: 80%
Source: It Pro Archive.org version
Despite being slightly let down by its battery life and screen, the Lenovo Yoga 730 is still a great machine, with heaps of power to spare and a great-value 4K display.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 12/06/2018
Rating: Total score: 80%
Source: Trusted Reviews Archive.org version
The Lenovo Yoga 730 offers excellent ergonomics, a decent design, a solid hinge and a comfortable keyboard, plus internals that offer the power to handle most work tasks. The Dell XPS 2-in-1 may have faster internals and a better screen, but the Yoga 730 is never far behind – with the bonus of being far more affordable.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 09/06/2018
Rating: Total score: 80%
Source: Xataka ES→EN Archive.org version
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 07/11/2018
Rating: Total score: 79% performance: 93% display: 90% mobility: 70% workmanship: 88% ergonomy: 75%
Source: Webnews.it IT→EN Archive.org version
Positive: Decent speakers; nice dual cameras; smart stylus pen; long battery life.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 01/11/2019
Rating: Total score: 92% price: 92% performance: 91% workmanship: 95%
Source: Chip Online TR TR→EN Archive.org version
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 01/02/2019
Rating: Total score: 81%
Source: Giz.ro →EN Archive.org version
Positive: Compact size; solid workmanship; light weight; stylish design; nice display; comfortable keyboard; high performance; attractive price. Negative: Overheats while using; short battery life.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 09/19/2018
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile: Mainstream graphics card based on Nvidia's Pascal architecture and successor to the GeForce GTX 960M. Is manufactured in a 14nm process at Samsung and the technical specifications are very similar to the desktop version.
Modern games should be playable with these graphics cards at low settings and resolutions. Casual gamers may be happy with these cards.
i5-8550U: Kaby-Lake-Refresh based low power quad-core processor. The four cores are clocked between 1.8 and 4 GHz (Turbo Boost) and support HyperThreading. The integrated GPU is clocked between 300 and 1,150 MHz. The SoC is manufactured in a 14nm+ FinFET process.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.
15-inch display variants are the standard and are used for more than half of all laptops.
The reason for the popularity of mid-sized displays is that this size is reasonably easy on the eyes, often allows high resolutions and thus offers rich details on the screen, yet does not consume too much power and the devices can still be reasonably compact - simply the standard compromise.» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.
Lenovo: Lenovo ("Le" from English legend, novo (Latin) for new) was founded in 1984 as a Chinese computer trading company. As of 2004, the company was the largest laptop manufacturer in China and, after acquiring IBM's PC division in 2005, the fourth largest in the world. In addition to desktops and notebooks, the company manufactures monitors, projectors, servers, etc, and specializes in developing, manufacturing and marketing consumer electronics, personal computers, software, enterprise solutions and related services.
In 2016, the company ranked first in the world in computer sales. It still held it in 2023 with about 23% global market share. Important product lines are Thinkpad, Legion and Ideapad.
In 2011, it acquired a majority stake in Medion AG, a European computer hardware manufacturer. In 2014, Motorola Mobility was purchased, which gave Lenovo a boost in the smartphone market.
84.34%: This rating is slightly above average, there are somewhat more devices with worse ratings. However, clear purchase recommendations look different.
» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.