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Lenovo N23 Yoga Chromebook

The Lenovo Yoga N23 is the latest touch/flip Chromebook that I've got my hands on. This device competes with the Acer R11 (4Gb/32Gb/N3060 variant) in terms of its price point. Unlike the more expensive HP 360 and Acer Spin, this does not have a stylus or second camera.

Some key features


  • Drop resistant from table height.
  • Water resistant.
  • 4Gb RAM
  • 32 Gb SSD
  • Quad core Mediatek processor - same as found in the Acer R13 - scores about 1000 points more than the N3060 and runs some Android Apps much faster.
  • 11" IPS touch display
  • 360 hinge - so laptop to tablet.
  • USB C Charging
  • Support for PlayStore Apps on the Stable Channel

We are considering this device instead of the Acer R11 (which we have been deploying) for a future deployment to our new intake. Compared to the very familiar R11, the Lenovo is a little bit faster, especially using Android Apps and feels more rugged. Its also a little bit cheaper to buy.
Keyboard and touchpad are very similar to other Chromebooks of this price point and the battery life seems very good - I've used it quite a bit at school and not charged it yet!
My only issue would by that we would have to buy some USB Chargers for our charging stations - but all new Chromebooks use this now - so I guess it's inevitable.




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