Lenovo S10-3 Netbook Review
Lenovo S10-3 Netbook is the latest notebook from Lenovo, the Chinese based multinational company who is into notebook manufacturing. This costs 300 dollars.The Lenovo S10-3 Netbook, six cell lithium ion battery, the power adapter, owner’s manual and few softwares like acrobat reader version 8.1, power 2Go and few other which are commonly used by the user.
This netbook uses Intel atom N455 single core processor which has a front side bus which works at 667 Mega hertz frequency, 512 KB L2 cache memory is present in this processor and also the operating frequency is 1.66 Giga Hertz. Though it is a single core processor but it integrated with Intel Hyperthreading technology which enhance the performance.
The RAM memory available in this netbook is 1 GB and the RAM is DDR3 category RAM. There is compatible with external optical drives which come via USB connectivity.
The screen size of Lenovo S10-3 Netbook measures 10.1 inches and it is lighted in the back using LED display. The maximum resolution supported by this netbook is 1024 X 600 pixels. This provides unmatched clarity and sharpness while watching movies or playing games on the netbook.
There is an 160 GB Serial ATA hard drive that is present in this netbook. The speed at which the Hard disk operates is 5400 rotations per minute. The faster speed at which the Hard disk read and write happens boosts the processors performance.
Lenovo S10-3 Netbook has Veriface facial recognition technology in place which secures the netbook. There is Intel GMA 3150 onboard graphics that is supported in this netbook for graphics processing.
There is a built in web camera available in this Lenovo S10-3 Netbook , the resolution of which is 0.3 Mega pixels. There is a 5 in 1 media card reader that is available in this netbook, using which the user can read memory stick, memory stick pro, multimedia card, secure digital and XD picture card formats. There three USB ports available in this netbook, which supports USB version 2.0 and provides high speed USB connectivity to the user. There is also built in wireless adapter which supports IEEE 802.11 b / g /n standards. There is also a built in Ethernet LAN available which supports speed of 10 / 100 Mega bits per second.
The battery backup can go up to 7 hours, this also comes with preloaded windows seven operating system. A trial version of Microsoft windows office 2007, which is valid for sixty days is also available in the preloaded software pack. The maximum RAM memory to which this netbook can be expanded is 2 Giga bytes.
There is no TV tuner card that is built into this netbook, there is no Bluetooth adapter that is inbuilt. The laptop falls into ultra portable category as it weighs less than 5.5 lbs. There is no HDMI output port also in this netbook. This does not qualify Energy star requirements also. This is simply the best fit for people who travel a lot for business meetings.