•  Date Published: 30 Jun 2020
  • AMD Ryzen 3 4300U
  • AMD Radeon RX Vega 5
  • 14.0”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), TN
  • 512GB SSD
  • 8GB (1x 8192MB) - DDR4, 3200MHz
  • 1.38 kg (3 lbs)

Pros

  • USB Type-C charging, SD card and M.2 PCIe x4 drive support
  • Reasonably comfortable keyboard with optional backlight
  • Lack of PWM (AUO B140HAN04.E)
  • Comfortable viewing angles and good contrast ratio (AUO B140HAN04.E)
  • Even the Ryzen 3 4300U provides a decent performance

Cons

  • Covers only 51% of sRGB (AUO B140HAN04.E)
  • Memory is soldered to the motherboard

Specs

CPU Performance #119in Top CPUs
  • AMD Ryzen 7 3750H 1.8%
  • Intel Core i7-8705G 1.8%
  • AMD Ryzen 3 4300U 
  • Intel Core i3-1215U 0.6%
  • AMD Ryzen 7 3700U 0.6%
  • Intel Core i7-1065G7 0.8%
GPU Performance #190in Top GPUs
  • AMD Radeon RX Vega 10
  • NVIDIA GeForce MX250 (10W) 1.9%
  • AMD Radeon RX Vega 5 
  • HDD/SSD
  • 512GB SSD
  • M.2 Slot
  • 1x 2280 PCIe NVMe 3.0 x4  See photo
  • RAM
  • 8GB (1x 8192MB) - DDR4, 3200MHz
  • OS
  • No OS
  • Body Material
  • Plastic / Polycarbonate, Aluminum
  • Dimensions
  • 321.5 x 211.6 x 16.9 mm (12.66" x 8.33" x 0.67")
  • Weight
  • 1.38 kg (3 lbs)
  • Ports and connectivity
  • 2x USB Type-A
  • 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps)
  • 1x USB Type-C
  • 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps), Power Delivery (PD), DisplayPort
  • HDMI
  • 1.4b
  • Card Reader
  • MMC, SD, SDHC, SDXC
  • Wi-Fi
  • 802.11ac/ax
  • Bluetooth
  • 5.0
  • Audio jack
  • 3.5 Combo Jack
  • Features
  • Fingerprint reader
  • Web camera
  • HD
  • Backlit keyboard
  • Microphone
  • Dual Array Microphone
  • Speakers
  • 2x 2W, Dolby Audio
  • Optical drive

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CPU Performance: AMD Ryzen 3 4300U

GPU Performance: AMD Radeon RX Vega 5

Some games you can play on this laptop

Resolution: 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
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AMD Radeon RX Vega 5 44 FPS PLAY VIDEO 46 FPS PLAY VIDEO - PLAY VIDEO - PLAY VIDEO
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AMD Radeon RX Vega 5 267 FPS PLAY VIDEO 38 FPS PLAY VIDEO
Resolution: 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
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AMD Radeon RX Vega 5 86 FPS PLAY VIDEO 28 FPS PLAY VIDEO
Resolution: 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
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AMD Radeon RX Vega 5 89 FPS PLAY VIDEO 43 FPS PLAY VIDEO
Resolution: 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
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AMD Radeon RX Vega 5 72 FPS PLAY VIDEO 32 FPS PLAY VIDEO
Resolution: 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
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AMD Radeon RX Vega 5 39 FPS PLAY VIDEO 23 FPS PLAY VIDEO
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