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Medion Akoya E3216-MD61800

Specifications

Medion Akoya E3216-MD61800
Medion Akoya E3216-MD61800 (Akoya E Series)
Graphics adapter
Memory
4096 MB 
, DDR3L
Display
13.3 inch 16:9, 1920 x 1080 pixel 166 PPI, Capacitive, IPS, glossy: yes
Storage
64 GB eMMC Flash, 64 GB 
Connections
1 USB 2.0, 1 USB 3.0 / 3.1 Gen1, 1 HDMI, Audio Connections: 3.5mm, Card Reader: microSD, 1 x USB 3.1 Typ C
Networking
Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 3165 (a/b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4/ac = Wi-Fi 5), Bluetooth 4.1
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 19.9 x 315 x 215 ( = 0.78 x 12.4 x 8.46 in)
Battery
37 Wh Lithium-Polymer, 2-cell
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 10 Home 64 Bit
Camera
Webcam: HD
Additional features
Speakers: Stereo, Keyboard: Chiclet
Weight
1.5 kg ( = 52.91 oz / 3.31 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)
Price
400 Euro

 

Pricecompare

Average Score: 81% - good
Average of 1 scores (from 1 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 79%, features: 70%, display: 100% mobility: 73%, workmanship: - %, ergonomy: 90%, emissions: - %

Reviews for the Medion Akoya E3216-MD61800

81% Der beste Freund zum Surfen
Source: Chip.de German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 01/15/2018
Rating: Total score: 81% performance: 79% features: 70% display: 100% mobility: 73% ergonomy: 90%

Comment

Model: The Medion Akoya E3216 notebook, also known as Aldi Convertible is a convertible that offers a very good price-performance ratio. It is manufactured by Medion, which is a German consumer electronics company. The convertible measures at 19.9 x 315 x 215 mm and weighs 1.5 kg. This weight is typical for convertibles. The case workmanship is on a good level even if the display hinge is not always locked properly, which is a problem which can also occur with other convertibles, and other manufacturers. The 13.3-inch Full HD display of this notebook hybrid is the shining highlight that is second to none in its class. With a maximum brightness of 308 cd/m² and a good checkerboard contrast of 196:1, it is a decent display that can deliver bright and vivid display. The sRGB color space coverage is also very good at 91.5 percent. In the field of multimedia, there are stereo speakers with HD sound and Dolby audio technology. A webcam with HD optics and a microphone are housed in the frame. A fingerprint scanner contributes to the security of the data. The power supply of the Medion notebook is via the 2-cell 37 Wh battery. It offers a battery life of up to 6 hours. The software is the Windows 10 Home operating system with Windows Cortana and Windows Hello on board. Other apps are preinstalled.

The main computing unit is an Intel Pentium N4200 processor (up to 2.5 GHz and 2 MB cache), which is accompanied by 4 GB of RAM. Compared to the previous Atom generation, the per-MHz performance of the CPU architecture was vastly improved and the graphics adapter was improved as well. With 64 GB flash memory, the user does not get much storage for data. However, the storage capacity is expandable via MicroSD card. As for graphics, it has an Intel HD Graphics 505, which is an integrated low-end graphics adapter with DirectX 12 support which can be found in some ULV SoCs of the Apollo Lake series. Non-demanding games should be playable with these graphics cards. The convertible has a good keyboard, the housing of the stroke is sufficient. The back pressure is okay even if the keys are a bit slippery. Since the fingerprint sensor is integrated into the mouse replacement, user lose some touchpad surface. For the fingerprint reader to login works perfectly and very fast. As wireless networking is possible via Bluetooth 4.1 and WLAN ac module. Connectivity options include a USB 2.0, a USB 3.1, 1x USB 3.1 Type-C including DisplayPort, an HDMI port and a combination audio port. The Akoya E3216-MD61800 is another ultraportable laptop made for running light applications and document editing tasks. It has a small storage space and users will have to rely on external drives or cloud storage space for storing more media files and documents.

Hands-on article by Jagadisa Rajarathnam

Intel HD Graphics 505: Integrated low-end graphics adapter with DirectX 12 support, which can be found in some ULV SoCs from the Apollo Lake series. 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.
N4200: Low power quad-core SoC from the Apollo Lake series for inexpensive notebook. Runs with clocks between 1.1-2.5 GHz and integrates a DirectX 12 capable graphics adapter. Compared to the previous Atom generation, the per-MHz performance of the CPU architecture was vastly improved and the graphics adapter was improved as well.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.
13.3":

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:

This weight is typical for big tablets, small subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles with a 10-11 inch display-diagonal.


Medion: Medion AG is a German consumer electronics company. It operates in Europe, the United States, and the Asia-Pacific region. The main products are computers, TVs, refrigerators, toasters, and fitness equipment. The manufacturer of laptops Medion mainly is active in the German market, but to smaller extent also in Western Europe. Market shares and amount of reviews are low. Above all, supermarkets like Aldi sell their laptops. In 2011, Medion has been acquired by the laptop manufacturer Lenovo. Medion reviews
81%: This rating should be considered to be average. This is because the proportion of notebooks which have a higher rating is approximately equal to the proportion which have a lower rating.
» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

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Stefan Hinum, 2018-02-11 (Update: 2018-02-11)