Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 11S Series

  • Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 11S Series
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  • 10-point touch screen.
  • Big SSD for the price.
  • Flip design allows for multiple use modes.


  • Mediocre battery life.
  • Power button is hard to locate.

Expert reviews and ratings

By TechSpot on 70

A lot has changed since late last year when I first looked at the Yoga 13. That system showed that there is a market for convertible notebooks and while the Yoga 11S is essentially a slimmed down version of the original, there needs to be more to it at this point to make it a true standout device.

By NotebookCheck on 82

In review: Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 11S (Haswell) Let's say you already own a Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 11S with Ivy Bridge processor ; would it pay off to sell it for a new model with Haswell Core i5? The answer is: it depends. Battery life increased...

By ConsumerSearch on

The Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 11S - 59385438, available only from Best Buy, overcomes critics' main complaint about the original Yoga 11S: that it was outdated before it debuted. This configuration has the great ergonomics and flexibility of the original but...

By ultrabooknews.com on

For those that are interested in the Lenovo Yoga 11S (and I'm sure many are because it's a great bit of kit) I've put together two video reviews for you. They follow-on from the full review posted here last week and, as that review did, focuses on the...

By ultrabooknews.com on

The Lenovo Ideapad Yoga 11S in review here is a current Ultrabook, in previous generation form. The new Haswell versions are feeding-in but this Ivy Bridge version is on offer at $699 so it makes an attractive hybrid of great quality and mobility even...

By umpcportal.com on

1.3KG with 11.6-inch screen. If that's outside your target range for an ultra mobile PC, move on. If not, pay close attention because the Yoga 11S is an interesting touch-convertible with a Core i3 CPU that turns in some excellent all-round performance...

By Wired on 80

When Lenovo released the IdeaPad Yoga 13 last year, there was plenty to like about the 13-inch hybrid laptop. It had decent battery life, it came with a fantastic touchpad, and the 360-degree hinge mechanism that let you flip the laptop into a tablet was...

By PCPer on

The Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 11S occupies an important middle ground between the larger-sized Yoga 13 (which is simply too cumbersome to serve as a reasonable tablet for many people) and the ARM-powered Yoga 11 (which, in spite of its superior battery life...

By PCWorld on 70

Lenovo’s Yoga 11S is an absolute joy to use. With a $999 price tag, however, it’s hard to overlook the laptop’s ho-hum performance and medicore battery life. If Lenovo ever decides to update the Yoga 11S with one of Intel’s power-sipping fourth-generation Core processors, the result could be convertible perfection.

By TechReviewSource on 80

The Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 11S aims to bring some flexible fun to Windows 8 with an Ultrabook design with a flexible display to turn it into a tablet. It's extremely thin, lightweight and comfortable to use.Typically with today's portable computers, you get...

By Expert Reviews on 80

It’s expensive and not as powerful as many other Core i7 Ultrabooks, but its screen and battery life are excellent...

By uk.hardware.info on

Generation Y is here, and so are the sleek Windows laptops and tablets. The Acer Aspire P3, Lenovo Yoga 11s and Toshiba WT310 are all equipped with Intel Core CPUs from the new Y series. The new processors are more energy-efficient, which is great for...

By PC World on 70

A major improvement over the original ARM-powered Windows RT device, but still short of being the ultimate...

By Chip Chick on

The Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 11s is pretty much everything we wanted the Yoga 11 RT to be, so it's pretty much a no brainer to shell out the extra cash for the Yoga 11S over the RT model. It's just a shame that Lenovo hasn't fixed the slippery trackpad on...

By InfoWorld on 73

Lenovo's IdeaPad series soldiers on with this latest version of the Yoga, an Ultrabook designed to appeal to users who want both conventional notebook and tablet form factors in one package. The Yoga 11S doesn't have quite as many convolutions as, say,...

By IT Pro Portal on 60

As an innovative next-generation form factor, the Lenovo Yoga 11S is a cool experiment and shows potential. As a usable laptop and convertible tablet, the Yoga 11S isn't quite all there yet. It is usable, yes, and innovative, true enough, but the 11S...

By ultrabooknews.com on

After having our hands on the Lenovo Ideapad Yoga 11S Ultrabook convertible for a few weeks, we're ready to bring you the full review. Is this 11.6-inch convertible with Intel's Ivy Bridge Y-series processor right for you? Step inside to see our...

By V3.co.uk on 80

The Lenovo Ideapad Yoga 11S is an ultra-flexible and powerful laptop with the option to convert into various different modes, making it a close to ideal hybrid...

By Pocket-lint on 90

As a laptop, the Yoga 11S has lots to offer. It's a nice little machine that has impressed us in general use. There are some interesting things to note. For a start, we tested the Core i3 version of the machine, which doesn't seem to appear on...

By Ars Technica on

Lenovo's IdeaPad Yoga lineup started with two laptops. One, the Yoga 13 , is a 13-inch Intel Ultrabook that runs Windows 8. The other, the Yoga 11, is a Tegra 3 laptop running Windows RT.The problem for Lenovo is that Windows RT hasn't really gone...