Lenovo IdeaPad S300 MA145GE


Lenovo IdeaPad S300 MA145GE
Lenovo IdeaPad S300 MA145GE (IdeaPad S300 Series)
Graphics adapter
AMD Radeon HD 7450M - 1024 MB, Core: 700 MHz, Memory: 900 MHz, Catalyst, Enduro
4096 MB 
, 1 x Samsung PC3-12800 800 MHz
13.3 inch 16:9, 1366x768 pixel, LG Display LP133WH2-TLE1, TN LED, glossy: yes
Intel HM77 (Panther Point)
Seagate Momentus Thin ST500LT0 12-9WS142, 500 GB 
, 5400 rpm
Realtek ALC269 @ Intel Panther Point PCH - High Definition Audio Controller
2 USB 2.0, 1 USB 3.0 / 3.1 Gen1, 1 HDMI, Audio Connections: Headphones/Microphones combined, Card Reader: SD/MMC, Intel Wireless Display
Realtek PCIe FE Family Controller 10/100 (10MBit), Atheros AR9285 Wireless Network Adapter (b/g/n), Bluetooth 3.0 Atheros AR3011
height x width x depth (in mm): 22.4 x 330 x 230 ( = 0.88 x 12.99 x 9.06 in)
32 Wh Lithium-Ion, 14.8V 2200mAh
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Bit
Webcam: 640 x 480 VGA
Additional features
Speakers: 2 x Stereo, Keyboard: Chiclet / AccuType, Keyboard Light: no, YouCam, Boot Optimizer, OneKey Recovery, electr. manual, VeriFace 4.0, SmartUpdate, 24 Months Warranty
1.602 kg ( = 56.51 oz / 3.53 pounds), Power Supply: 345 g ( = 12.17 oz / 0.76 pounds)
599 Euro


Average Score: 75% - good
Average of 2 scores (from 1 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 74%, features: 61%, display: 65% mobility: 84%, workmanship: 78%, ergonomy: 81%, emissions: 84%

Reviews for the Lenovo IdeaPad S300 MA145GE

80% Review Lenovo IdeaPad S300 Subnotebook | Notebookcheck
Low Voltage Gamer. The flat and cheap S300 is disguised as an Ultrabook. It's strength: Radeon graphics. The best all-round gaming available for a low price? Find out in this review.
70% Lenovo IdeaPad S300 review
Source: Techradar English
The Lenovo IdeaPad S300 isn't exactly the slimmest, nor is it definitely the lightest, but it is very attractive, well-built, very nice to use for long periods of time and it does have a decent amount of lick underneath the hood, thanks to its Ivy Bridge processor.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 11/05/2012
Rating: Total score: 70%


AMD Radeon HD 7450M: Entry to middle class graphics card based on the Seymore XT codename featuring the UVD3 video processor.

Non demanding games should be playable with these graphics cards.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.

2365M: Power efficient ULV processor clocked at 1.4 GHz without Turbo boost. Offers an integrated HD 3000 clocked at slow 350 / 1000 MHz and a DDR3-1333 memory controller. The difference to the similar Core i3-2367M is just the Small Business Advantage (SBA) support (needed for the Ultrabook logo).» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


Above all, this display size is used for subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles. For all three types, this size is quite large. The biggest variety of subnotebooks is represented with this size.

Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.

1.602 kg:

This weight is typical for very big tablets, subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles with a 11-13 inch display-diagonal.

Lenovo: Lenovo ( "Le" as in the English word legend and "novo" (Latin) for new) was founded in 1984 as a Chinese computer trading company. From 2004, the company has been the largest laptop manufacturer in China and got the fourth largest manufacturer worldwide after the acquisition of IBM's PC division in 2005. In addition to desktops and notebooks, the company also produces monitors, projectors, servers, etc.

In 2011, Medion AG, a European computer hardware manufacturer, owned the majority of the company. In 2014, Lenovo took over Motorola Mobility, which gave them a boost in the smartphone market.


From 2014 to 2016 Lenovo's market share in the global notebook market was 20-21%, ranking second behind HP. However, the distance decreased gradually. In the smartphone market, Lenovo did not belong to the Top 5 global manufacturers in 2016.

75%: This rating is bad. Most notebooks are better rated. This is not a recommendation for purchase.

» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

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Stefan Hinum, 2012-11- 6 (Update: 2012-11- 6)