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Lenovo IdeaPad Miix 520

alaTest has collected and analyzed 8 reviews of Lenovo IdeaPad Miix 520. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Tablets for all reviews. Reviewers really like the durability and price, but there are some less positive comments about the portability and usability.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Tablets the Lenovo IdeaPad Miix 520 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 96/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by: Allen Ngo (notebookcheck.net)

Lenovo Miix 520 (i5-8250U, FHD) Convertible Review

 

The Surface Pro alternative. Faster than the fastest Surface Pro and cheaper as well, the Lenovo tablet returns with Kaby Lake-R to boost the Miix family back on top.

Active stylus, carrying case, and backlit keyboard base included ; USB Type-A, USB Type-C, and MicroSD reader ; strong watchband hinge ; excellent chassis quality ; fast NVMe SSD ; optional LTE

small and spongy trackpad; tracking issues on our unit ; pulse-width modulation on nearly all brightness levels ; CPU unable to maintain maximum Turbo Boost ; dimmer display backlight than the competition ; average battery life; small battery capacity...

The best aspects of the Miix 520 are its processor performance, SSD performance, port versatility, and price. Its performance-per-Dollar is one of the best in the market at the moment as most other Windows tablets are still stuck with Core Y or 7th...

Dec, 2017

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio system:Dolby Advanced Audio / Dolby Audio
Built-In Microphone:Y
Built-in speaker(s):Y
Number of built-in speakers:2
Speaker power:1

Battery

Battery capacity (Watt hours):39
Battery life (max):7.5
Battery technology:Lithium Polymer (LiPo)
Number of battery cells:2

Camera

Auto Focus:Y
Front Camera:Y
Front camera resolution (numeric):2 / 5
Rear camera:Y
Rear camera resolution (numeric):5 / 8

Design

Certification:Energy Star
Colour of product:Black, Platinum, Silver / Silver
Device Type:Full-size tablet
Form factor:Convertible (Detachable)
Product Type:Hybrid (2-in-1)
RoHS compliance:Y

Display

3D:N
Aspect Ratio:16:10
Display brightness:320
Display diagonal:31
Display Resolution:1920 x 1200
Display Surface:Gloss
Display Technology:IPS
HD type:Full HD
LED Backlight:Y
Panel Type:IPS
Touch technology:Multi-touch
Touchscreen:Y
Touchscreen Type:Capacitive

Graphics

Discrete graphics adapter:N
Discrete graphics adapter model:Not available
Graphics adapter:HD GRAPHICS 620
Graphics adapter family:Intel
On-board graphics adapter:Y
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel UHD Graphics 620

Keyboard

Keyboard backlit:Y
Numeric keypad:N
Pointing device:Touchpad
Windows keys:Y

Memory

Internal Memory:4 / 8
Internal memory type:DDR4-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:4
Memory clock speed:2133

Networking

3G:N
Bluetooth:Y
Bluetooth version:4.1
Ethernet LAN:N
Top Wi-Fi standard:IEEE 802.11ac
Wi-Fi:Y
Wi-Fi standards:IEEE 802.11a,IEEE 802.11ac,IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n / IEEE 802.11ac

Optical Drive

Optical Drive Type:N

Other features

Processor Socket:BGA1356

Packaging Content

Keyboard supplied:Y
Manual:Y
Warranty card:Y

Packaging Data

Manual:Y
Stylus pen:Y

Performance

Accelerometer:Y
Operating System Architecture:64-bit

Ports & interfaces

Combo headphone/mic port:Y
Headphone Out:N
Microphone in:N
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:1
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-C ports quantity:1

Power

AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter power:45

Processor

Bus type:OPI
Configurable TDP-down frequency:800
Conflict Free processor:Y
Graphics & IMC lithography:14
PCI Express configurations:1x2+2x1,1x4,2x2,4x1
Processor ARK ID:95443
Processor boost frequency:3.10 / 3.4
Processor cache:3 / 6
Processor cache type:Smart Cache
Processor code:SR2ZU
Processor codename:Kaby Lake
Processor Cores:2 / 4
Processor family:8th gen Intel® Core™ i5 / Intel Core i5
Processor frequency:1.6 / 2.50
Processor lithography:14
Processor Model:i5-7200U / i5-8250U
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor package size:42 x 24
Processor threads:4 / 8
Stepping:H0
Supported instruction sets:AVX 2.0,SSE4.1,SSE4.2
System bus rate:4
Thermal Design Power (TDP):15
Thermal Monitoring Technologies:Y
Tjunction:100

Processor special features

Embedded options available:N
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology:Y
Execute Disable Bit:Y
Idle States:Y
Intel 64:Y
Intel Clear Video Technology:Y
Intel Enhanced Halt State:Y
Intel Flex Memory Access:Y
Intel Software Guard Extensions (Intel SGX):Y
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP):N
Intel Trusted Execution Technology:N
Intel TSX-NI:N
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):Y
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):Y
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT):Y
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):Y
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):Y
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID):Y
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):Y
Intel® Insider™:Y
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:Y
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):Y
Intel® OS Guard:Y
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology:Y
Intel® Secure Key:Y
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA):Y
Intel® Smart Response Technology:Y
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology:2.0
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):Y

Software

Operating System Architecture:64-bit
Operating system installed:WINDOWS 10 HOME / WINDOWS 10 PRO
Platform:Windows

Storage

Card reader integrated:N
Compatible memory cards:Not supported
Internal storage capacity:128
Maximum memory card size:2000
Number of SSDs installed:1
Solid-state drive capacity:256
Storage Media:SSD
Total Storage Capacity:256

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:205
Depth (tablet mode):20.5
Height :9.9
Height (tablet mode):9.9
Weight:2.1 / 880
Weight (tablet mode):900
Width:300
Width (tablet mode):30