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Lenovo IdeaPad S540-14API

Specifications

Lenovo IdeaPad S540-14API (Ideapad S540 Series)
Processor
AMD Ryzen 7 3700U 4 x 2.3 - 4 GHz, Zen+
Graphics adapter
AMD Radeon RX Vega 10 - 2048 MB VRAM, Core: 1401 MHz, Memory: 1200 MHz, DDR4 (shared Memory), Adrenalin 18.41.18
Memory
8 GB 
, Dual-Channel, 4 GB fest verlötet + 4 GB Modul, max. 20 GB
Display
14.00 inch 16:9, 1920 x 1080 pixel 157 PPI, LP140WFA-SPD1, IPS, glossy: no
Mainboard
AMD CZ FCH
Storage
Samsung SSD PM981 MZVLB512HAJQ, 512 GB 
, 475 GB free
Soundcard
AMD Raven - Audio Processor - HD Audio Controller
Connections
3 USB 3.0 / 3.1 Gen1, 1 HDMI, Audio Connections: 3,5mm Klinke, Card Reader: 4-in-1 media reader (MMC, SD, SDHC, SDXC), 1 Fingerprint Reader
Networking
Realtek 8821CE Wireless LAN 802.11ac PCI-E NIC (a/b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4/ac = Wi-Fi 5), Bluetooth 4.2
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 15.9 x 323 x 227 ( = 0.63 x 12.72 x 8.94 in)
Battery
48 Wh, 3145 mAh Lithium-Ion
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 10 Home 64 Bit
Camera
Webcam: HD
Primary Camera: 0.9 MPix
Additional features
Speakers: Dolby Audio Stereo, Keyboard: 6-Zeilen-Chiclet, Keyboard Light: yes, 65-Watt-Netzteil, 24 Months Warranty
Weight
1.386 kg ( = 48.89 oz / 3.06 pounds), Power Supply: 350 g ( = 12.35 oz / 0.77 pounds)
Price
749 EUR

 

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Reviews for the Lenovo IdeaPad S540-14API

Обзор Lenovo Ideapad S540-14API: недорогой ноутбук на каждый день
Source: DGL.ru RU→EN Archive.org version
Positive: Stylish design; great built quality; nice performance.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 10/24/2019
Lenovo IdeaPad S540 notebook: energiatakarékos AMD?
Source: Prohardver.hu HU→EN Archive.org version
Positive: Low price; stylish design; nice performance. Negative: Poor display.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 11/06/2019

Comment

AMD Vega 10: Integrated graphics card of the Ryzen APUs based on the Vega architecture with 10 CUs (=640 shaders) and a clock of up to 1300 MHz.

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.


R7 3700U: A laptop-grade APU featuring four Zen+ cores clocked at 2.3 GHz to 4 GHz and a Vega graphics adapter with 10 CUs clocked at up to 1,400 MHz.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


14.00":

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.


1.386 kg:

In former time,s this weight was typical for big tablets, small subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles with a 10-11 inch display-diagonal. Nowadays, often 15 inch laptops weigh as much.


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.


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

 

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Stefan Hinum, 2019-12- 1 (Update: 2019-12- 1)