Lenovo ThinkPad X13 Yoga Review Rundown

LenovoPublished on 22 Mar 2021Last Edited on 23 Sep 2021Written by Dr Jiulin Teng w/ Neosummarizer*


Photo of Lenovo ThinkPad X13 Yoga 2-in-1 Laptop w/ Intel
Neoscore* 77%
  • Smaller than its predecessor
  • Long battery life
  • Good keyboard and touchpad
  • Long-lasting battery
  • Only 12 months of warranty


Like other ThinkPads, the X13 Yoga is tested against 12 military-grade requirements and more than 200 quality checks to ensure their robustness. Enhanced ThinkShield features like ThinkShutter and discrete Trusted Platform Module (dTPM) offers improved security. At just over 15mm thin, the 2020 X13 Yoga is thinner and lighter than its predecessors while boasting long-lasting all-day battery performances.
This rundown provides our analysis on 8 third-party reviews. The sentiment scores, summaries, and key takeaways that we select are based on these reviews and may differ from the original publication.



Sentiment Score[*] 77%
Reviewers from Digitaltrends have found the following[***]:
Lenovo's ThinkPad X13 Yoga has a Full HD IPS display. It's the smallest ThinkPad, but has relatively large bezels on top and bottom. Lenovo equips the X13 with Intel vPro processors that enable plugging into corporate systems. The ThinkPad keyboard is another iconic feature of the line.
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  • Slim bezels
  • Excellent keyboard and touchpad
  • Excellent battery life
  • Nothing in particular


Sentiment Score[*] 74%
Reviewers from Notebookcheck have found the following[***]:
ThinkPad X13 Yoga is the successor to the ThinkPad X390 Yoga. It has an Intel Core i7-10510U CPU, UHD Graphics 620 GPU, 16 GB of RAM, and a 512 GB SSD. It can connect wirelessly via NFC, Bluetooth 5.1, and Wi-Fi 6. Lenovo's Privacy Guard is also optionally available, which we took a closer look at.
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  • Matte IPS display
  • Good input devices
  • Good battery life
  • Fast Wi-Fi 6
  • Only one USB Type-C port
  • Only one year of warranty


Sentiment Score[*] 80%
Reviewers from Pcmag have found the following[***]:
The ThinkPad X13 Yoga Gen 1 is Lenovo's elite 13.3-inch 2-in-1 convertible notebook for business. It's both thin and light (0.63 inch and 2.76 pounds), includes a stylus that slots inside the chassis. Its available Intel vPro-enabled processors, optional wireless broadband, and the Pro version of Windows 10 aren't found on its consumer counterpart.
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  • Slim and light for a 13.3-inch 2-in-1
  • Plenty of ports, including Thunderbolt 3 and USB Type-A ports
  • Excellent keyboard and touchpad
  • Nothing in particular


  1. 1. ^ Lenovo ThinkPad X13 Yoga review: Falling behind the times. Digitaltrends. 30 August 2020. Retrieved 07 March 2021.
  2. 2. ^ Lenovo ThinkPad X13 Yoga in review: Extensively equipped business convertible. Notebookcheck. 03 October 2020. Retrieved 07 March 2021.
  3. 3. ^ Lenovo ThinkPad X13 Yoga (Gen 1) Review. Pcmag. 06 October 2020. Retrieved 07 March 2021.
  4. *. Neoscore is our sentiment analyzer based on natural language processing (NLP). Scaled in the range of 0 to 100, Neoscore eliminates scoring biases from each publisher; it likely differs from the publisher's own rating, if available, as a result.
  5. **. Neoanalyzer is our summarizer based on NLP. It identifies key takeaways from each third-party review. The takeaways that it produces likely differ from the publisher's own bullets points, if available, as a result.
  6. ***. Neosummarizer is based on NLP. It extracts summaries from third-party reviews. It likely that these summaries differ from the publisher's own, if available.

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