Lenovo ThinkPad Helix 2nd Gen Convertible Review

Mobile/Tablets by stefan @ 2015-05-26

As the Dell Venue 11 Pro Convertible, the ThinkPad Helix 2-in-1 works on the same principle which means passive cooling, producing absolutely zero noise when operating, which is quite an achievement. The tested model comes equipped with the Intel Core M 5Y10 processor and is paired with 4GB of DDR3 1600MHz RAM and a Samsung 128GB SSD. We are also getting a keyboard dock and a tablet pen along with the Helix which add multiple functionality to the product.

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Test Results Part II

Here we also have multiple SuperPi runs at 512K, 1M, 2M and 4M:



After we have ran the full 3DMark Suite, here we have the detailed results:


Fire Strike



Sky Diver



Cloud Gate



Ice Storm



Summary Chart



The BAPCo TabletMark v3 software is recommended to be used since we can compare with the previously tested products:




With the same software, we have also taken the Battery Life test, which ran for less iterations than the Dell, in default mode:




In order to get a closer look at the performance differences versus the iPad Air 2 16GB and Dell Venue 11 Pro, we have built some extra charts:





Here is also the comparison of the scores in all 13 iterations, which ran during the Battery Life test:




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