Lenovo Yoga 520 Convertible Notebook Detailed Leaked

Posted on Feb 18 2017 - 4:58pm by Chris Tomaino

Details of a new Lenovo Yoga 520 convertible notebook have been leaked last week, ahead of any official announcement or launch by the Lenovo. Providing a glimpse at what we can expect from the new hardware that Lenovo is expected to launch in the coming months and official reveal at MWC 2017.

According to Lenovo, the refreshed 2-in-1 device sports smaller bezels on each side of the screen, reduced from 12.3mm to the 7.6mm for a better viewing experience. The refresh is slightly smaller, too, despite keeping same screen size, down from older model’s dimensions of 13.24×9.13×0.82 inches.

Lenovo Yoga 520

Lenovo Yoga 520

For example, the Lenovo Yoga 520 14″ laptop showed up on the company’s website. It is been removed, but a Google cached version of the page gives us an idea of what to expect:

Operating system: Windows 10 Home
Screen size: 14 inches
Screen resolution: 1,920 x 1,080
Screen type: IPS
Processor: Up to 7th-generation Intel Core i7
Graphics: Integrated
Memory: Up to 16GB DDR4
Storage: Up to 512GB PCI Express SSD

Up to 128GB PCI Express SSD / 1TB SATA HDD combo


Connectivity: Wireless AC


Camera: 720p along with dual-array microphones
Audio: Dolby Home Theater

Harman Audio

Battery: Up to 10 hours
Ports: 2x USB 3.0 (one charges)

1x USB Type-C

1x SD card reader


1x Gigabit Ethernet

1x headphone/microphone combo jack

Size: 12.9 x 9.0 x 0.8 inches
Weight: 3.9 pounds
Colors: Onyx Black

Mineral Grey

Metallic Gold

There is also an optional fingerprint reader and the convertible notebook has a touchscreen display, a 360 degree hinge, and support for a Lenovo Active Pen for pressure-sensitive writing and drawing.

Lenovo is expected to launch a new Yoga 720 convertible notebook and a Miix 320 2-in-1 tablet at MWC 2017.

Unfortunately no information on the worldwide availability or pricing has been released as yet for the Lenovo Yoga 520, but as soon as information comes to light we will keep you updated as always.