Notebookcheck

Lenovo IdeaPad U430p

Specifications

Lenovo IdeaPad U430pNotebook: Lenovo IdeaPad U430p (IdeaPad U430 Series)
Processor: Intel Core i3 4010U
Graphics Adapter: NVIDIA GeForce GT 730M
Display: 14.0 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels, glossy: yes
Weight: 1.7kg
Price: euro
Average Score: 86% - good
Average of 1 scores (from 2 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 80%, features: - %, display: 70% mobility: 100%, workmanship: 100%, ergonomy: - %, emissions: - %

Reviews for the Lenovo IdeaPad U430p

Lenovo Ideapad U430P – Стильный Ультрабук По Адекватной Цене
Source: Notebook-Center.ru RU→EN
Positive: Good performance and a fairly extensive multimedia capabilities; reasonable price; good display; simple and stylish design. Negative: Only 1 USB 3.0 port.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 06/12/2014
86% Lenovo IdeaPad U430p teszt
Source: Laptopkalauz HU→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 03/20/2014
Rating: Total score: 86% performance: 80% display: 70% mobility: 100% workmanship: 100%

Comment

NVIDIA GeForce GT 730M:

Rebranded GeForce GT 645M/640M with minimal improvements to power consumption. Can also be based on the slower GK208 chip (only 64 bit memory interface).

Modern games should be playable with these graphics cards at low settings and resolutions. Casual gamers may be happy with these cards.

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


4010U:

Haswell-based ULV dual-core processor clocked at 1.7 GHz with no Turbo Boost support. Offers an integrated HD Graphics 4400 and a dual-channel DDR3 memory controller.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


14.0":

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.


1.7 kg:

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


Lenovo: Lenovo Group Limited is China's largest and the world's fourth largest personal computer manufacturer. Lenovo produces desktops, laptops, servers, handheld computers, imaging equipment, and mobile phone handsets. Lenovo also provides information technology integration and support services, and its QDI unit offers contract manufacturing. Its executive headquarters are located in China and USA. It is incorporated in Hong Kong. Lenovo was formed in 1984 as a spin-off of the Chinese Academy of Sciences new technology unit. The company initially began as a reseller, distributor and later CM for foreign brands, including IBM, entering the Chinese market. In 1990, Lenovo started to manufacture its own PCs and by 1997 became the market leader in China. In 2004, Lenovo bought IBM’s PC business for $1.25billion. Market share regarding sales of personal computers in 2007 (market research IDC): HP 18.9 %, Dell 16.4 %, Acer 9.9 %, Lenovo 7.5 %, Apple 5.7 %

Lenovo reviews


86%: This is a good rating above average. Nevertheless you should not forget, that 10-15% of all notebook-models get a better rating.


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

Devices with the same GPU and/or Screen Size

Lenovo ThinkPad T440p 20AN-006VGE
GeForce GT 730M, Core i7 4700MQ, 2.22 kg

Devices with the same GPU

Lenovo ThinkPad T540p-20BE005YGE
GeForce GT 730M, Core i7 4700MQ, 15.5", 2.575 kg
Toshiba Tecra A50-A-12Z
GeForce GT 730M, Core i5 4300M, 15.6", 2.58 kg

Devices with Same Screen Size and/or Weight

Lenovo ThinkPad 13-20GKS01100
HD Graphics 520, Core i5 6200U, 13.3", 1.436 kg
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 20FB-005XUS
HD Graphics 520, Core i5 6300U, 14.0", 1.189 kg
Lenovo ThinkPad T460p-20FXS05500
GeForce 940MX, Core i7 6700HQ, 14.0", 1.856 kg
Lenovo ThinkPad T460
HD Graphics 520, Core i5 6200U, 14.0", 1.8 kg
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 20FB003RGE
HD Graphics 520, Core i7 6500U, 14.0", 1.197 kg
Lenovo ThinkPad T460s-20F9003SGE
HD Graphics 520, Core i5 6200U, 14.0", 1.37 kg
Lenovo B50-10
HD Graphics (Bay Trail), Celeron N2840, 15.6", 1.9 kg
Lenovo ThinkPad L450-20DT0001GE
HD Graphics 5500, Core i5 5200U, 14.0", 1.9 kg
Lenovo B40-30
HD Graphics (Bay Trail), Celeron N2840, 14.0", 0.3 kg
Lenovo IdeaPad 100-14IBY
HD Graphics (Bay Trail), Celeron N2940, 15.6", 2 kg
Lenovo G70-80-80FF00A9GE
HD Graphics (Broadwell), Pentium 3805U, 17.3", 2.9 kg
Lenovo ThinkPad E560-20EWS00000
Radeon R7 M370, Core i7 6500U, 15.6", 2.35 kg
Lenovo ThinkPad E460-20EUS00000
Radeon R7 M360, Core i5 6200U, 14", 1.82 kg
Lenovo IdeaPad 100-14IBY-80MH005TGE
HD Graphics (Bay Trail), Celeron N2840, 14.0", 1.9 kg
Lenovo ThinkPad E550-20DF00CNGE
Radeon R7 M265, Core i7 5500U, 15.6", 2.35 kg
Lenovo B70-80 80MR0006GE
GeForce 920M, Core i5 5200U, 17.3", 2.8 kg
Lenovo IdeaPad 100-15-80MJ001CGE
HD Graphics (Bay Trail), Celeron N2840, 15.6", 2.3 kg
Lenovo IdeaPad 100-15IBY
HD Graphics (Bay Trail), Pentium N3540, 15.6", 2.3 kg
Lenovo B50-80
Radeon R5 M330, Core i5 5200U, 15.6", 2.292 kg
Lenovo Y40-80
Radeon R9 M375, Core i7 5500U, 14.0", 2.6 kg
Lenovo G70-70-80HW0069GE
HD Graphics (Haswell), Pentium 3558U, 17.3", 2.9 kg
Lenovo G50-45-80E30182GE
Radeon R5 M230, A-Series A8-6410, 15.6", 2.5 kg
Lenovo Ideapad 100-14-80MH000YUS
HD Graphics (Bay Trail), Celeron N2940, 14.1", 1.9 kg
Lenovo Idepad G4030
HD Graphics (Bay Trail), Pentium N3540, 14.0", 2 kg
Lenovo U41
HD Graphics 5500, Core i3 5010U, 14.0", 1.8 kg
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 3 20BS006EBM
HD Graphics 5500, Core i5 5200U, 14.0", 1.3 kg
Current Prices
> Notebook / Laptop Reviews and News > Library > Lenovo > Lenovo IdeaPad U430p
Stefan Hinum, 2014-04- 1 (Update: 2014-04- 1)