The Yoga C940 has a number of further AI-based updates together with a function referred to as Super Resolution that upscales movies to as much as full HD (1080p) decision. It additionally affords one thing referred to as Q-Control that adjusts efficiency and optimizes battery life by enabling an “Internal Cooling Mode.” This screens the laptop computer’s temperature to raised management its fan, and Lenovo says to count on improved battery lifetime of as much as 17.5 hours for the full HD mannequin. Like most up-to-date Windows laptops, the Yoga C940 additionally affords Modern Standby to carry out duties when the pc’s idle and resume nearly immediately from sleep mode.
Depending on the area, a few of these new Yoga laptops will even get some Alexa updates. Specifically, they will be getting multi-language assist (simply English and German for now) and lock display assist so you’ll be able to speak to the assistant even when the PC is asleep. You’ll nonetheless have to verify the lid is open for this to work, although. There are additionally replace visuals to match the Alexa app for a extra cohesive general expertise.
The new laptops will probably be out there in October, with the 14-inch Yoga C940 beginning at $1,250 and its 15-inch counterpart from $1,710. The C740 and C640 begin at a extra modest $870 and $850 respectively. Considering these pack Intel’s newest chipsets, the costs aren’t surprising.