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Lenovo IdeaPad Slim 3

Specifications

Lenovo IdeaPad Slim 3
Lenovo IdeaPad Slim 3 (IdeaPad Slim Series)
Processor
AMD Ryzen 3 4300U 4 x 2.7 - 3.7 GHz, Renoir (Zen 2)
Graphics adapter
Memory
8 GB 
Display
14.00 inch 16:9, 1920 x 1080 pixel 157 PPI, glossy: no, 60 Hz
Storage
512 GB SSD
Connections
1 USB 2.0, 2 USB 3.1 Gen2, 1 HDMI, Card Reader: SD Card
Networking
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (a/b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4/ac = Wi-Fi 5), Bluetooth 4.2
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 19.9 x 327 x 241 ( = 0.78 x 12.87 x 9.49 in)
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 10 Home 64 Bit
Weight
1.5 kg ( = 52.91 oz / 3.31 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)

 

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Reviews for the Lenovo IdeaPad Slim 3

Lenovo IdeaPad Slim 3: Laptop văn phòng cấu hình đỉnh tầm giá 10 triệu
Source: FPT shop VN→EN
Positive: Powerful hardware; excellent display; good price; nice connectivity.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 12/24/2020
Review IdeaPad Slim 3 – AMD Ryzen 3 4300U
Source: Jagat Review ID→EN
Positive: Powerful processor; high performance; good price; nice display; long battery life; beautiful design; light weight.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 07/15/2020

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Series:

Lenovo IdeaPad Slim 1-14AST A6-9220E comes in a thin and lightweight design with minimal frames around the display and in many colour variations, each of which chooses a colour that suits it. It also provides enough power to run all the applications users need, and long battery life for use on the go. Slim 1 is modern, slim and sleek, so the surrounding users will envy it. In addition, it is available in multiple colours, each of which chooses the one that fits its style. Lenovo Slim 1 is a pleasure to carry. With a weight of just 1.4 kg, users can take it anywhere without uttering it. In addition, the slim design ensures that it does not take up much space in their bag. IdeaPad Slim 1 hides the AMD A6 processor at up to 2.4 GHz, with which users can do everything swiftly from web browsing to movie watching then to word processing. As for other hardware, it has a 4 GB RAM, AMD Radeon R4 graphics processor and a 64 GB flash storage. Operating system-wise, it comes with Windows 10 S and it includes a 12-month subscription of Microsoft Office 365 Personal.

The 14-inch display provides 16:9 anti-glare Full HD resolution so users don't miss anything. The thin frames around the screen look stylish and won't distract. Besides that, it is also designed with a 2-sided narrow bezel to give more viewing area and less clutter. The 220 nits brightness makes it ideal to work under environmental lightings. For audio, the Dolby Audio delivers crystal-clear sound whether users are watching a video or streaming music. With the built-in dual stereo speaker, they are sure to love what they hear on the IdeaPad Slim 1 for watching favourite movies, series and listening to music. The Slim 1 lasts up to 8 hours on a single charge thanks to the 2-cell battery of 35 Wh, so users can work on it during a long commute journey, use it in lessons or anywhere else without plugging in. As a conclusion, the Lenovo IdeaPad Slim 1-14AST A6-9220E is a light and slim laptop with decent performance. If a user is looking for an on-the-go laptop, IdeaPad S150 is one of the best choices. With plenty of battery life, they could carry IdeaPad S150 anywhere to do more.

AMD Vega 5: Integrated graphics card of the Ryzen APUs based on the Vega architecture with 5 CUs (= 320 shaders) and a clock of up to 1400 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.


R3 4300U: Mobile Quad-Core APU using four Zen 2 cores clocked at 2.7 to 3.7 GHz and a Vega graphics adapter with 5 CUs clocked at up to 1400 MHz. The CPU does not support SMT / Hyperthreading.» 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.


1.5 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, 2020-08-15 (Update: 2020-08-15)