Good Gear Guide Physically, the Lenovo IdeaPad S is a run-of-the-mill netbook without anything to make it stand out from other mini-notebooks on the Australian market. I spent a couple of hours out in my garage with bright shop lights on around it, and my motorcycle schematics were still fully visible from a few feet away. In the smartphone market, Lenovo did not belong to the Top 5 global manufacturers in For the same price or less, you can get much longer endurance, a better keyboard, and a more attractive design. If you can live with the reduced connectivity, it’s a decent netbook overall. A quick-start button above the keyboard launches a Splashtop Linux-based instant-on OS if pressed when the power’s off. Think Computers I think that that S has some great improvements over the original S

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An aggressively priced netbook that offers strong features and performance an attractive body. Single Review, online available, Short, Date: Windows 10 Upgrade from Microsoft: For a copy of applicable warranties, write to: We’ve changed, we promise.

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The newly upgraded Razer Blade is the perfect laptop for undercover gaming. It stops the screen about 45 degrees back from vertical. Like the RAM slot, the hard drive bay is located under an upgrade panel on the bottom of the system. Mobile Computer Lenovo has already updated the IdeaPad S10 to the IdeaPad S since we first saw it at the beginning of this year, but this new model has slightly tweaked for the release of Windows 7.


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Under more stressful activity, like running benchmarks, watching HD video, or playing Peggle, the fan came on occasionally, but was quiet enough to not be a nuisance. Techradar Lenovo’s netbook can’t fail to attract the eye – for better or worse.

While the keyboard has been improved with full-size shift keys and a larger, wider set of tapered keys, it still doesn’t approach the comfort of a ThinkPad keyboard, or even the HP Mini ‘s fuller-size keys. While Lenovo has succeeded in delivering one of the first Atom netbook that comes loaded with Windows 7, it’s a backwards step as far as we are concerned. Lenovo redesigned this netbook to make it look slimmer and more attractive than its predecessor, idapad the edges a rounded look and a more modern appearance.

Liliputing The Lenovo IdeaPad S is a compact 10 inch netbook that gets reasonably good battery life and offers decent performance. Even at full volume, both music and audio from movies sound like they are coming from the other side of a wall. For the same price or less, you can get much longer endurance, a better keyboard, and a more attractive design.

Lenovo Ideapad S Atom N 1. So say goodbye to the IdeaPad S10 and hello to the S, which enters the hottest segment of the netbook market with new features at a new price point: Lenovo IdeaPad S review: It also looks a little more like an Acer or Asus than a “pro model” Netbook, if we can use such a term.

Its biggest selling point is the inclusion of a Splashtop interface, which allows you to use the netbook even without booting into Lnovo. Sign up to gain exclusive access to ideappad subscriptions, event invitations, competitions, giveaways, and much more.


Lenovo makes no representation or warranty regarding third party products or services. Your results and opinions may vary. The IdeaPad S10’s Even as its netbook engineers were working on the company’s new inch model, the IdeaPad S12, Lenovo called for a makeover of its existing The glossy screen really does an awesome job at making colors pop, and also helps reproduce deep blacks as well — handy for watching Sci-Fi flicks.

While the S’s keyboard is smaller than normal it is not that cramped. Ideapsd viewing angles just showed a slight hint of color shift, but nothing that would really bother you if you were sharing the screen with someone sitting next to you.

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This laptop was tested to boot to bios and is in working order. These systems do not support batteries that are not genuine Lenovo-made or authorized.

In our review we see how well the IdeaPad S performs in our tests, to help you make an informed buying decision. Activity lights, SDHC slot. Skip to main content. The tactile feedback on the keys is not as idwapad as we’d like and the keyboard flexes quite a bit as you type.