Lenovo Ideapad S340 Laptop Review , Unboxing & Teardown
Today we are taking a look at Lenovo’s, mid range, IdeaPad, 340 laptop with a price tag of 550. At the time of this review, welcome back guys to the new episode of deal unboxing Lenovo, IdeaPad 330. S is configured with Intel’s 8th gen, core i7 quad core processor, with 12 GB of RAM full HD touchscreen display 1 terabyte hard drive a 2 2.11 AC Wi Fi with Bluetooth. Looking at the design and build quality of the IdeaPad s 340. It has a plastic build with carbon fiber threads. The s 340 has an aluminum finish on the lid, which is nice. What sets IdeaPad s 340 apart from the competition, is that it can be open, 180 degrees and available in different colors. This laptop is not very thin but thin enough to be considered a slim laptop. It bears only 3.9 pounds and can be used for everyday, carry on to work or school again, not headline grabbing figures, but this is a budget laptop. The laptop comes with two USB airports: a USB C port, a full sized HDMI port, a separate power input, headphone jack SD card reader and a privacy shutter to hide the webcam while not in use. The laptop display has bezel 20 smaller than the previous models and s340 is available in 14, inches or 15 inches screen sizes. Our unit came with 15.6 inch, full HD 1080p touchscreen IPS LCD with LED backlit and a clear coating, which translates into great viewing angles and good screen.
Colors visuals are handled by integrated, intel, UHD graphics. The display also has multi touch support, so you can use 10 point touch gestures. You can also output to an external display by HDMI. The full HD display is certainly bright enough and colors looks great and doesn’t appear washed out, despite being an LCD watching YouTube or Netflix. 4K content looks really good, and this display works well in low light conditions too, as the brightness can be lowered to a minimum and to use it in the dark environments, meaning less strains on your eyes. The IdeaPad s340 keyboard is good for longer typing experience. It does not quite reach the quality of the lenovo thinkpad x’. The pressure point is only slightly noticeable and the feedback of the keys is a bit soft. On the other hand, the key size and the arrangements are good enough, and our unit came with an optional keyboard. Backlight in the performance section of our Lenovo IdeaPad, s3 40 is equipped with intel core i7. 8. 565. You processor, this processor is based on a whiskey Lake architecture and is well suited for use in slim notebooks. With this, for course, the CPU is able to operate up to 8 threads simultaneously, with the clock speeds, ranging between 1.8 and 4.6 gigahertz. Our unit scored 1570. Eight points in Cinebench multi thread CPU performance test running at two gigahertz, which is on par with Intel’s, Core i7 6700 AHQ cpu running at 2.
6 gigahertz and in cpu z, benchmark laptop CPU, score 2400 17 points in multi thread and 486 points in single thread. In storage, the Lenovo IdeaPad s, 340 offers read and write weights that are below average our unit score 123 megabits read and 63 megabytes right in as SSD benchmark, which is fairly low, and it is understandable, considering it is using one terabyte, spinning disk, but you have An option to upgrade to SSD drive or add additional nvme SSD with available onboard MDOT 2’s SD slot in the graphics laptop, is powered by Intel. Uhds graphics provides everyday image, quality for internet usage, basic photo, editing and casual gaming, but lenovo offers nvidia graphics Berrien, which is more suitable for gaming. Laptop is equipped with Intel wireless AC, 946 and GW 802 11 AC wireless card, which supports both 2.4 gigahertz and 5 gigahertz dual band with a max speed of 433 megabits per second, the board supports MDOT wireless card form factor, so you have an option to upgrade. If you want in the future, as for the battery, the lenovo has equipped the IdeaPad s 340, with a capacious 51 watt hour unit, the 51 watt hour bad. We can provide up to eight hours of runtime according to Lenovo, which is plenty enough for daily usage or for students for on campus products or taking notes during classes. Laptop comes with MacBook Pro style power supply capable of charging 80. In one hour, you do its rapid charge technology when it comes to upgrade ability.
You can access the laptop motherboard by removing the Torx screws, also known as star head screws designed for entertainment. Dual two watt speakers are equipped with Dolby audio premium for lush, clear, sound. The laptop also comes with bluetooth. 4.1 technology enables wireless pairing with enabled devices such as printers headphones and cameras in the CPU cooling Department. We have single heat pipe with heatsink and a single fan. Also, the laptops ram is upgradable. You can access a ram by removing the metal cover plate, but unfortunately laptops second dim slot is not accessible from the back of the motherboard or we hope there’s a second dim slot, even though cpu z conform, the laptop has two DIMM slots, but we were not Able to locate to confirm or deny lenovo has been taking giant steps in the right direction. Also, lenovo offers different spec options from screen to processor, to graphics, to build the best laptop according to means there’s a big potential for this laptop to be the best budget laptop of 2019.