This news was leaked was already a few weeks and just today it has materialized during the days prior to the CES in Las Vegas. The Lenovo Miix 720 is official, renewed by inside and by outside, but still with a line aesthetic of obvious inspiration in the Surface. It more important, perhaps, is that the product welcomes the new processors El Lake of Intel, an improves that still you lack to the tablets of Microsoft.
They begin to face the first products of the technology fair held every year during the first days of January in the city of Las Vegas. If yesterday is confirmed the data of the new convertible of Dell based in its popular XPS 13, today you touches the shift to Lenovo, with the renewal of a line started in the CES of 2016. In this case, the Miix 720 provides the best technical features of the moment in a format very similar to Surface.
Lenovo Miix 720: a team to prop up the high-end
What can we say of Lenovo. Is a company that not skimp in efforts or resources to offer it better to the consumer, and it (still) best is that gets do it to prices that not seem crazy. If a few days ago we told you about the ThinkPad Yoga 370, today touches make this Miix 720.
The product has with specifications of luxury: a screen LCD in format 3:2 of 12 inches and 2880 × 1920 pixels, processors Intel Kay Lake, until the i7, with its card Intel HD Graphics 620. Up to 16 GB of memory RAM and up to 1 TB of capacity of storage in disk SSD. Its battery, without specific technical data, provides an estimated duration of 8 hours. The cameras are perhaps it more discreet of the Miix 720, with 1 and 5 megapixel.
The operating system is Windows 10, but unlike the ThinkPad notebooks presented in recent days, this version includes Yes bloatware. In fact, the pre-installed applications are quite numerous. The interesting thing, that Yes, it is that we will have facial recognition of Microsoft tool
Juicy extras for a new imperative of the segment
The device, which goes on sale in April 2017, at an initial price of 999 dollars, includes in its box 1,5 mm thick keyboard. Active Pen 2, however, you can purchase with the product or separately ($60). This accessory is one of the stars of the new generation, with up to 4096 different sensitivity levels and a button where you can make different shortcuts in the Windows System.
Among the novelties on the outside, Lenovo has placed its iconic hinges to the kickstand and get a rotation of up to 150 °, to find the optimum position at all times. The body is completely metallic, with 14.5 millimeters thick and brings ports Thunderbolt 3, USC type C, Micro SD and two full-sized USB.
Lenovo article makes official the Miix 720 with Kaby Lake in the preview of CES 17 was published in TabletZona.