If you were hunting for a reasonably thin Windows laptop with good battery life at a reasonable cost, you couldn’t have picked a better time. The IdeaPad U’s mediocre screen automatically limits its overall score to 3 stars. Long battery life; efficient cooling system. IdeaPad U Ultrabook Source: Hi Nowadays, laptop have their gpu’s soldered to the motherboard.

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Small Business Notebook Review: However, the battery life could be better, and the display isn’t the brightest. At the end of the day, the U will most likely appeal to college students and other young, budget-minded shoppers, since it’s cheaper than vide stylish computers and it comes in bright, fun colours. Engadget If you just read the comparison shopping section above, you know our reviews team is only just starting to scratch the surface of lower-priced Ultrabooks.

It would be nice if it weighed a little less than 3.

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If you have a bit more budget, the new Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon or Dell Inspiron 14z both offer more robust performance and other component level upgrades as well.

Message 1 of 2. Lenovo IdeaPad U ultrabook review Source: However, a few shortcomings — vidwo short battery life — prevent this system from earning an Editor’s Choice.

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Whistling fan; worse mechanical design. At the end of the day, the U will most likely appeal to college students and other lenoco, budget-minded shoppers, since it’s cheaper than comparably stylish computers and it comes in bright, fun colors. InLenovo took over Motorola Mobility, which gave them a boost in the smartphone market. If you’re not entranced by SSD drives and their bump-immune robustness, the gig conventional hard drive lets you carry lots of videos and other large files on the go.

It has loud, if sometimes thin, speakers. The changes made to make this laptop affordable do have lenoco drawbacks. Computer Shopper With its mid-range 1.

See our Sustainability Report. Long ish battery life? Once a competitor on the weight front, the U is suddenly one of the heaviest And there is also no model of U with a discrete gpu and hence it is not possible to add or upgrade graphics on ultrabooks lenovvo u In the same price range, the Sony Vaio T13 is a better deal.

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Media intensive users will likely find the machine’s short battery vldeo while playing media and lackluster sound system serious deterrents.

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This weight is typical for very big tablets, subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles with a inch display-diagonal. Report Inappropriate Content tags: Quality journalism is made possible by advertising.

Hi Nowadays, laptop have their gpu’s soldered to the motherboard. Of course, if you want these solved, you can get better ultrabooks than this one, for closer to one grand. PC World In other words, this Ultrabook is just average.

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Good keyboard; impressive set of connectors; quite good speakers; the price; silent cooling system. And it has decent, but not great, battery life. Battery life should last most of a working business day if you’re not using it continuously.

In other words, this Ultrabook is just average. Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: By browsing this website, you consent to the use of cookies.

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