len­ovo ideaPad U300S

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Len­ovo U300s is an ul­tra-slim note­book with stylish build. The note­book comes with an at­trac­tive metal de­sign. The 13.3 inch screen has a na­tive res­o­lu­tion of 1366x768p, which is lower than some of its close com­peti­tors, such as Asus Zen­book and MacBook Air. It has sturdy, well-spaced keys that re­spond to slight­est touches and is as­sisted by a cool palm rest. Its body is re­sis­tant to fin­ger­prints and smudges due to matte fin­ish. The note­book has un­der­sized keys and a few dis­lo­cated keys. Talk­ing about the con­nec­tiv­ity, the de­vice has HDMI and USB3.0 port, un­like MacBook Air, and has mic, head­phone and USB2.0 port.

In the bench­mark tests, U300S emerged as a strong per­former. Hav­ing such high con­fig­u­ra­tion and be­ing a home note­book it shows great per­for­mance which re­flects in PC Mark score of 8472. Bat­tery life, which is an im­por­tant as­pect in home note­books, is quite good in it at 3 hrs 30 min. The sound qual­ity is also good for an ul­tra-book. The pres­ence of USB 3.0 en­sures faster data trans­fer. In the 3D Mark test, it is an av­er­age per­former with the score of 3510. It also fea­tures a One key re­cov­ery but­ton, lo­cated at the left of the key­pad helps back­ing up your sys­tem par­ti­tion into an im­age file.

Bottomline: U300S is a stylish ul­tra-book with long bat­tery life and a pow­er­ful per­for­mance at an at­trac­tive price, a per­fect recipe for en­trepreneurs and pro­fes­sion­als.

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