Medion Akoya S4216-MD99081
Average of 1 scores (from 2 reviews)
Reviews for the Medion Akoya S4216-MD99081
Source: Good Gear Guide
While the Medion Akoya S4216 (MD 99081) is an interesting Ultrabook, to be sure, the overall build quality is very much on par with the price point. It just doesn't feel solid and the culprit here is the keyboard, which bounces very noticeably as its keys are hit. That said, if you value specs and features more than input devices, then the Akoya is a champ.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 11/16/2012
Rating: Total score: 60%
Source: PC Welt DE→EN
Positive: low price; fast performance; extensive equipment Negative: deficient workmanship and ergonomy
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 11/22/2012
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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
60%: Such a bad rating is rare. There exist hardly any notebooks, which are rated worse.
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