LENOVO IDEAPAD MIIX 520: A superb Windows tablet with subpar battery life
The combination of price and performance raises it above the pack.
The Lenovo Ideapad Miix 520 aspires to compete with Microsoft’s Surface Pro, and it checks nearly all of the boxes: excellent performance; a bright, highresolution display; and a comfortable typing experience. Only in battery life does it fall well short. Nevertheless, the Miix 520 is a great alternative to the pricier Surface lineup.
As Windows tablets coalesce toward the 12.2-inch panel size used by the Miix 520, comparing them is all about trade-offs. The Miix 520, which is currently available in only one configuration (currently about $990 on Amazon