Lenovo Ideapad S340 Laptop Review , Unboxing & Teardown
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Finding a budget Laptop these days is very hard. Today we are taking a lot at Lenovo’s Mid range Ideapad S340 Laptop with price tag of $550 at the time of this review. Welcome back guys to the New Episode Of Deal Unboxing.
Lenovo Ideapad S340 is configured with Intel’s 8th Gen Core i7 quad core processor, 12GB of Ram, Full HD Touch screen Display, 1TB hard drive, 802.11ac Wifi with bluetooth.
Design & Build:
Looking at the Design & Build Quality of the IdeaPad S340. It has a plastic build with carbon fibre threads. The S340 has an aluminium finish on the lid, which is nice. What sets Ideapad S340 apart from the competition is that it can be opened 180 degrees, and available in different colors. This Laptop is not very thin, but thin enough to be considered a Slim laptop.It weights only 3.9Lbs and can be used for every day carryon to work or school. Again, not headline grabbing figures but this is a budget laptop. The laptop comes with two USB-A ports, a USB-C port, full-size HDMI, a separate power input, headphone jack, SD card reader, and privacy shutter to hide the webcam while not in use.
Specs & Features:
The display has bezels 20 percent smaller than previously models and S340 is available in 14in – or 15.6in screen sizes. Our unit came with 15.6” FHD 1080p Touchscreen IPS LCD with LED Backlit Anti Glare, which translates into great viewing angles and good screen colors.Visuals are handled by integrated Intel UHD Graphics 620. The display also has multi-touch support so you can use 10-point touch gestures. You can also output to an external display via HDMI.The FHD display is certainly bright enough and the colors looks great and doesn’t appear washed-out despite being an LCD. Watching YouTube or Netflix, 4K Content looks really good, and, this display works well in low light conditions too as the brightness can be lowered to a minimum and to use it in the darker environments, meaning less strain on your eyes.
The IdeaPad S340 Keyboard is good for longer typing experience, it does not quite reach the quality of the Lenovo ThinkPads. The pressure point is only slightly noticeable and the feedback of the keys is a bit soft. On the other hand, the key size and arrangement are very good, and our unit came with and optional keyboard backlight.
In the Performance Section Our Lenovo IdeaPad S340 is equipped with Intel’s Core i7-8565U processor. This processor is based on the Whiskey Lake architecture and is well-suited for use in slim notebooks. With its four cores, the CPU is able to operate up to 8 threads simultaneously, with the clock speeds ranging between 1.8 and 4.6 GHz. Our Unit scored 1578 pts in Cinebench Multi-thread CPU Performance test running @ 2Ghz, which is on par with Intel’s Core i7-6700HQ cpu running @ 2.6Ghz. And in CPU-Z Benchmark Laptop CPU score 2417 pts in Multi-Thread and 486 in Single Thread.
The storage solution in the Lenovo IdeaPad S340 offers read and write rates that are BELOW average, Our Unit score 123 MB/s Read & 63Mbs Write in AS SSD benchmark which is FAIRLY low and it is understandable considering it is using 1TB spinning disk. But you have an option to upgrade to SSD drive or add additional NvMe SSD with the available on board M.2 SSD Slot.
In the Graphics Laptop is powered by Intel UHD 620 Graphics provides everyday image quality for Internet usage, basic photo editing, and casual gaming, but lenovo offers Nvidia graphics variant, which is more suitable for gaming.
Laptop is equipped with Intel Wireless AC-9462 NGW 802.11ac Wireless card, which supports both 2.4Ghz & 5 Ghz Dual Band, with a Max Speed of 433 Mbps. The board supports M.2 Wireless card form factor, so you have an option to upgrade it if you want.
As for the battery, Lenovo has equipped the IdeaPad S340 with a capacious 51 WHr unit. The 51 WHr battery can provide up to eight hours of run time, according to Lenovo. Which is plenty enough for daily usage, or students for oncampus projects or taking notes during classes. Laptop comes with Macbook pro style Power supply capable of charging 80% in 1 Hr due to its rapid charge technology.
When it comes to upgradability. You can access the Laptop Motherboard by removing Torx screws also known as star head screws. Designed for Entertainment – Dual 2-watt speakers are equipped with Dolby Audio Premium for lush, clear sound. The Laptop also comes with Bluetooth 4.1 technology enables wireless pairing with enabled devices, such as printers, headphones and cameras.