MacBook Pro with Retina Display VS Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro

By | October 13, 2014
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A couple of days before the Chinese Manufacturer Lenovo has launched itslatest Yoga 2 Pro hybrid computer. This new laptop cum tablet will be a market changer or not it depends on consumer choose, but this laptop comes with strong specification which will able to offered you a awesome performance, so because of this it will become a tough competitor for the Apple MacBook Pro with Retina Display(2014) variant. So, at here you will find the complete comparison between both the device which can help you to choose you product at the time of purchase.

MacBook Pro with Retina Display VS Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro

Design and Build

The Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro laptop is the successor of the last year Lenovo Yoga 2. The Yoga Pro 2 is hybrid laptop of Yoga series and that you use as a tablet also. It is the world thinnest laptop ever.  The body has made of plastic which makes the device lighter in weight that is why it is only 1.39 kg. Its one of the main feature is that you can flip its multi display  up to 360 degree which enhances its performance.



On the other the Apple  MacBook Pro with Retina Display(2014) is one the best looking laptop with powerful performance is available in the market. Its full aluminum body design offered the finest look.  It is only 1.57 Kg which makes it slightly heavier than the Yoga 2 Pro laptop.

Display

Both the laptops are available in 13.3 inch size. The Yoga 2 Pro display  full HD which offered  3200 x 1800 resolution and carried 276 ppi pixel density. It multi-touch display makes it more useful to the user at the tablet mode. Where as the MacBook Pro is already famous for its Retina Display which has 2560 x 1600 p resolution and offered 227 ppi which is less than Lenovo Yoga Pro 2.

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Processor and Memory

The MacBook Pro is powered by  2.66 GHz Dual Core Intel Core i5 Processor  Which able to delivered 3.1 GHz turbo speed .One of the biggest upgrades in the latest version of the Retina MacBook is its boost to a minimum 8 GB of RAM. You can pay extra to get a MacBook with 16 GB of RAM. The Macbook Pro 2 is available in many storage variant such  as 128 GB, 256 GB, 512 GB and 1 TB also. For better graphics it has Intel Iris GPU.

Whereas the Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro laptop is powered by 1.6 GHz Dual Core Intel Core i5 processor which is coupled with 8 GB of RAM. The processor is also able to delivered 2.66 GHz turbo speed. The pro 2 comes with built-in Intel HD 4400 GPU. This simply show that the  MacBook is very powerful machine as compared to the  Yoga Pro 2 laptop of Lenovo.

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Camera and Connectivity

Both the laptop comes with some connectivity option such as Bluetooth 4.o,  Wi-Fi  802.11 b/g/n. The  MacBook Pro with Retina Display(2014) has 2 USB 3.o, one HDMI port, Thunderbolt port is also available in the laptop. On the other hand the Lenovo Yoga  Pro  2 has  3 USB 3.o with 1 USB 2.o and it also has a 1 micro HDMI port with 3.5 mm audio jack port.



And both the laptop is packed with 720 p web camera which is useful for video chat and Google hangout, but MacBook Camera performance is better than Yoga pro 2 laptop

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Full Specifications

Specification of  Apple MacBook Pro with Retina Display(2014)

  • Display :  13.3 inch Retina Display with 227 ppi
  • Processor :  2.66 GHz Dual Core i5 Intel Processor
  • Operating System :   OS X, 10.9 Mavericks, and will soon be upgraded to OS X 10.10 Yosemite
  • Memory :  Available in 8 GB  and 16 GB of RAM
  • Hard Disk :  available in 128 GB  to 1 TB storage
  • Camera :  720 p web camera
  • Connectivity :  Bluetooth 4.o,  Wi-Fi  802.11 b/g/n, Thunderbolt, HDMI, USB and audio Jack port is available
  • Weight :  1. 57 Kg
  • Dimension (mm) :   219 x 314 x 18
  • Battery : 71.8 Watt

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Specification of  Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro

  • Display :  13.3 inch Retina Display with 227 ppi
  • Processor :  1.6 GHz Dual Core i5 Intel Processor
  • Operating System :  Windows 8.1 Operating System
  • Memory :  Available in 8 GB
  • Hard Disk :  available in 128 GB  to 1 TB storage
  • Camera :  720 p web camera
  • Connectivity :  Bluetooth 4.o,  Wi-Fi  802.11 b/g/n, Thunderbolt, HDMI, USB and audio Jack port is available
  • Weight :  1. 39 Kg
  • Dimension (inch) :   212.99″ x 8.66″ x 0.61″
  • Battery : 54 Watt

Battery

The Apple MacBook has powerful battery of 71.8 Watt which is able to deliver  9 hours battery life where as the Lenovo Yoga Pro 2 has packed with 54 watt which able to delivered 6 hours long battery backup.

Price

The Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro laptop price range is start from $850, whereas the Apple MacBook Pro with Retina Display is available in Market at a price range 0f $1099