Lenovo IdeaPad S400 59385916
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    Wuggee Rating
    Wuggee Notes
    Sufficient processing power for multi-tasking, internet, music, movies, productivity(Word, Spreadsheets, etc), basic photo and video editing
    Memory sufficient for multi-tasking, internet, music, movies, productivity(Word, Spreadsheets, etc), basic photo and video editing
    Memory may not be sufficient for simultaneous editing of large number of photos and videos, virtualization software(parallels), engineering and simulation software, etc
    Uses conventional harddrive. Higher power consumption, lower shock resistance and longer startup time compared to solid state drive(SSD).
    4 hrs battery life is less than average
    Basic GPU allows playing less demanding games (WoW, Sims3, etc) at low detail settings and resolution
    GPU is not suitable for demanding games (Assassin's creed, Black Ops 2,) even at lowest settings
    14" screen suitable for portability; not ideal as desktop replacement or gaming
    Built in CD/DVD drive; allows watching movies and software installation from CD/DVD
    No integrated webcam; will need separate webcam purchase for video chat (or camera information unavailable)
    Processing power may not be sufficient for computation intensive tasks such as simultaneous editing of large number of photos and videos, virtualization software(parallels), file and harddrive encryption, etc
    Basic Specs
    1.8 GHz Core i3-3217U
    4 GB RAM
    5.5 lbs; 14" display; 1366 x 768 resolution
    500 GB hard drive
    Intel HD 4000
     3.70 stars (69 user reviews)
    Battery44 hrs
    Display
    14"
    1366 x 768
    Camera
    Other Specs
    5.5 lbs overall weight
    9.50" x 13.25" x 0.90"
    None
    USB 2.0 Ports: 2
    Ports
    USB 2.0 Ports: 2
    Resources
     3.7 stars (69 user reviews)
    I purchased the Lenovo S400 Touchscreen 14.0 inch as it does not have a numeric keypad, which I don't use. (I'm not an accountant). I really wanted a 15.6 screen but I could not find a laptop withou... Great entry level laptop for Windows 8! I'll get right to the PROs and Cons:PRO:Has HDMI PortGreat price for touchscreenIntel i3 Processor seems to be much faster (about 6 times faster) than Atom or A... I bought this laptop from bestbuy and after using this laptop I have some reviewswww.bit.ly/LenovoIdealPadS400DealPros:- Processor: 1.8 GHz Core i3-3217U <- 2 cores is good- 4 GB RAM <- it is ok- 500 ... I still prefer Windows7 over Windows8 because I have to install the START MENU8 program. But the touchscreen does make Windows8 better to live with.PROS:- thin, light, beautiful. Looks like an ultra...
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    A core i3 processor is a solid, affordable choice for the heavy majority of people. If you use your computer for basic tasks such as word processing, email, surfing the web, etc., a Core i3 processor is more than enough to handle all of that with ease.
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    The i3 offers moderate all-around performance and is often found in budget-oriented systems. Core i3 is suitable for Productivity, Multi-tasking, Basic Graphics, Multimedia.
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    The following games list shows all notebook graphic cards (GPUs) sorted by the approximate performance. The fields contain average frames per second (fps) values for each game / setting combination...
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