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Lenovo IdeaPad 330S-15IKB-81F500N5GE


Lenovo IdeaPad 330S-15IKB-81F500N5GE
Lenovo IdeaPad 330S-15IKB-81F500N5GE (IdeaPad 330S Series)
Intel Core i5-8250U 4 x 1.6 - 3.4 GHz, Kaby Lake Refresh
Graphics adapter
8192 MB 
, DDR4-2400, Dual-Channel
15.60 inch 16:9, 1920 x 1080 pixel, BOE0700, IPS, glossy: no
Intel Kaby Lake-U + iHDCP 2.2 Premium PCH
WDC WD10SPZX-24Z10T0 + Intel Optane 16 GB, 854 GB free
Intel Kaby Lake-U/Y PCH - High Definition Audio
3 USB 3.0 / 3.1 Gen1, 1 HDMI, 1 Kensington Lock, Audio Connections: 3.5-mm combined audio jack, Card Reader: SD
Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 3165 (a/b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4/ac = Wi-Fi 5), Bluetooth 4.1
height x width x depth (in mm): 19 x 358 x 244 ( = 0.75 x 14.09 x 9.61 in)
52 Wh, 4535 mAh Lithium-Ion, Battery runtime (according to manufacturer): 7 h
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 10 Home 64 Bit
Webcam: 0.9 MP, 16:9, (1280x720)
Additional features
Speakers: Stereo, Keyboard: chiclet-style, Keyboard Light: no, 24 Months Warranty
1.87 kg ( = 65.96 oz / 4.12 pounds), Power Supply: 169 g ( = 5.96 oz / 0.37 pounds)
600 Euro



Average Score: 66.25% - average
Average of 2 scores (from 2 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 72%, features: 38%, display: 85% mobility: 76%, workmanship: 88%, ergonomy: 80%, emissions: 92%

Reviews for the Lenovo IdeaPad 330S-15IKB-81F500N5GE

82.5% Lenovo IdeaPad 330S-15IKB (i5-8250U, UHD620) Laptop Review | Notebookcheck
The prices for the notebooks from Lenovo’s budget IdeaPad 300 series start at about 350 Euros ($407). For this, buyers get a well-designed, portable notebook. Our review device with an Optane-accelerated hard drive, Core i5-8250U CPU and Intel UHD Graphics 620 costs 600 Euros ($698). You can learn what you can expect from the laptop with this hardware configuration in our review.
50% Lenovo IdeaPad 330S Review
Source: Laptop Mag English
Despite having a poor display, the IdeaPad 330S is a good laptop, at least until you leave it unplugged for a few hours. There is simply no excusing the laptop's sub-3-hour runtime, especially given this midrange notebook's dim, low-resolution panel. That's a shame, because there's a lot to like about the IdeaPad 330S, from a sleek chassis to strong performance and a comfortable keyboard
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 06/11/2019
Rating: Total score: 50%

Foreign Reviews

Lenovo IdeaPad 330S-15 - niedrogi, dobrze wykonany i wyceniony notebook
Source: PC Turkish PL→EN
Positive: Stylish design; great built quality; nice display; decent ergonomy; long battery life; good price; fast charging. Negative: No backlit keys.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 02/06/2019


Intel UHD Graphics 620: Integrated GPU (GT2, 24 EUs) found on some Kaby-Lake-Refresh CPU models (15 W ULV series). Technically identical to the previous Kaby-Lake GPU called HD Graphics 620.

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.

i5-8250U: Kaby-Lake-Refresh based low power quad-core processor. The four cores are clocked between 1.6 and 3.4 GHz (Turbo Boost) and support HyperThreading. The integrated GPU is clocked between 300 and 1,100 MHz. The SoC is manufactured in a 14nm+ FinFET process. » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


15-16 inch is a standard display size for laptops and offers the biggest variety of products.

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

1.87 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, Lenovo acquired the majority of Medion AG, a European computer hardware manufacturer. 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.

66.25%: 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, 2019-03- 6 (Update: 2019-03- 6)