Shipping times listed are estimates based on production time and product availability. Hardware Central If there’s one thing you can tell about Lenovo, it’s that the company doesn’t like having idle hands around the place: However, the distance decreased gradually. We’ve changed, we promise. However, it includes a fine implementation of Splashtop, which allows you to use the netbook for Web browsing and other basic tasks without booting into Windows. On the LAPTOP Battery Test, which involves continuous surfing over Wi-Fi, the Lenovo IdeaPad S lasted 5 hours and 52 minutes, which is nearly 30 minutes below the 6 hour and 19 minute average for netbooks with 6-cell batteries though it is better than the 4: Compared to the IdeaPad S10’s six-cell battery, which lasted 4 hours and 1 minute on our video playback test, the S gets 4 hours and 17 minutes on the same number of cells.

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The surface texture is a smooth, almost gloss finish, which has decent traction but still lets a sweaty finger glide across the surface without sticking. Review Sections Review Specs. With this big battery, the overall weight of the S is approximately 1. Viewing angles seemed average, with colors starting to shift if the screen was titled about 20 degrees forward or back. As it stands, the IdeaPad S is not too uncomfortable to use in short spurts. We’d love to see that battery folded into the chassis, somehow, in future versions–it’s just plain unsightly and also gets in the way of packing the Netbook flat into sleeves or cases.


It also looks a little more like an Acer or Asus than a “pro model” Netbook, if we can use such a term.

Used Lenovo ideapad St, does not come with charger. Also it is 0.

Battery life and recharge times will vary based on many factors, including system settings and usage. It’s sadly omitted from the S’s connection options.

Lenovo IdeaPad S10-2- 29572NQ

The software also lets you leave video messages for other users of the same computer. Lenovo has a comprehensive selection of netbooks and the SS stands as the firm’s newest offering. Even if you did scratch this model, the black finish hides most blemishes including smudges and dust.

We’ve changed, we promise. Also comes with two carrying cases Lenovo IdeaPad S review: Lenovo Ideapad S series. Lenovo also added QuickStart, which is something that I think every netbook should have, an instant OS that allows you to jump on the internet in seconds. The design looks much cleaner than before, and with the black color scheme, at least, the netbook is visually excellent.


Lenovo IdeaPad S Review

The Web browser, for example, is a port of Firefox and it supports Flash, but it cannot take add-ons or plug-ins of any kind. Offers valid from Lenovo in the US only. Activity lights, Kenovo slot. Reseller prices may vary. They both give off a mild click when pressed.

Some could argue that it moves the keyboard into a more comfortable typing position, or it works great as an extra handle. I need power and lots of it.

This page was last updated: The new glossy screen looks stylish, but attracts light much more than the S10’s. Lenovo Ideapad S Atom N 1. As with the original S10, the pad supports multi-touch gestures. Lenovo’s netbook can’t fail to attract the eye – for better or worse.

The chassis is solidly constructed and very slim — approximately 17mm thick. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small iceapad diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.

Cell Made in Japan. Products similar to IdeaPad S include: The Lenovo IdeaPad S has a small but responsive touchpad.