Lenovo IdeaPad U300s

  |   by NotebookReview Staff

The 13.3-inch Lenovo IdeaPad U300s is an Ultrabook (ultraportable with 0.6 thinness) with decent specs and performance. The notebook weighs only 2.9 pounds. Equip it with up to a second-generation Intel Core i7 dual-core ULV processor, 256GB SSD, up to 4GB of memory, and integrated Intel HD graphics.

  • 13.3-inch glossy 720p display (1366×768 resolution)
  • Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
  • Intel Core i7-2677M dual-core processor (1.8GHz, up to 2.9GHz Turbo Boost, 4MB cache, 17W TDP)
  • Integrated Intel HD graphics
  • 4GB DDR3-1333 RAM (max. supported)
  • 256GB SSD (JMicron 616)
  • Intel Centrino Wireless-N 1030
  • Integrated Bluetooth wireless
  • Integrated 720p webcam
  • No internal optical drive
  • 1-year limited warranty
  • Integrated 4-cell battery (non-replaceable)
  • Weight: 2.9 lbs.
  • Dimensions: 12.8 x 8.5 x 0.6-inches

  • Pros

    • Good keyboard
    • Excellent performance
    • Sleek design
  • Cons

    • Flexible chassis
    • No media card reader

Quick Take

The IdeaPad U300s is an attractive Ultrabook with good performance but flexible construction and a high price aren't as pretty.

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