• CPU: Intel Core i5-8265U
  • GPU: NVIDIA GeForce MX230 (2GB GDDR5)
  • Display: 15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS
  • Storage: 256GB SSD
  • RAM: 8GB DDR4
  • Weight: 2.00 kg (4.4 lbs)

Pros

  • Performance king for the hardware it packs
  • Backlit keyboard
  • Its IPS panel has comfortable viewing angles and good contrast ratio (BOE NV156FHM-N48 (BOE0700))
  • Lenovo Active Pen inside the box (optional)
  • Great battery life

Cons

  • Gets a little warm under the bonnet during short full load bursts
  • A little heavy for a convertible
  • Uses PWM to adjust its brightness up until the maximum level (our Health-Guard profile takes care of that) (BOE NV156FHM-N48 (BOE0700))
  • Covers only 50% of sRGB (BOE NV156FHM-N48 (BOE0700))

Lenovo Ideapad C340 (15″) - Specs

CPU Performance #24
  • Intel Core i7-8705G 0.4%
  • Intel Xeon E3-1505M v6 0.5%
  • Intel Core i5-8265U
  • AMD Ryzen 5 3550H 0.1%
  • Intel Core i7-7820HQ 1.1%
GPU Performance #91
  • AMD Radeon RX 540 (4GB GDDR5)
  • AMD Radeon RX 550 (Laptop) (64-bit, 2GB GDDR5) 0.4%
  • NVIDIA GeForce MX230 (2GB GDDR5)
  • AMD Radeon RX Vega 10 1.1%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 765M (2GB GDDR5) 0.2%
Display
15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS
panel 1
BOE NV156FHM-N48
Color accuracy 4.2 -> 3.9
HDD/SSD
256GB M.2 NVMe SSD
M.2 Slot
1x 2280 M.2 NVMe slot
RAM
8GB DDR4
OS
Windows 10
Body material
Plastic / Polycarbonate, Aluminum
Dimensions
364 x 250 x 20.5 mm (14.33" x 9.84" x 0.81")
Weight
2.00 kg (4.4 lbs)
Ports and connectivity
  • 1x USB Type-C 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
  • 1x USB Type-A 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1), Sleep and Charge
  • 1x USB Type-A 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
  • HDMI
  • Card reader SD, SDHC, SDXC
  • Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac
  • Bluetooth 4.2
  • Audio jack 3.5 mm combo
Features
  • Fingerprint reader
  • Web camera
  • Backlit keyboard
  • Microphone
  • Speakers 2x 2W, Dolby Audio
  • Optical drive
  • Security Lock slot
  • Fingerprint reader, Pen (optional)
Keyboard / Dock(Convertible)
Weight
0.00
Ports and connectivity
  • USB
Features

 

 

 

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DISPLAY: 15.6-inch, 1920 x 1080, IPS

Name BOE NV156FHM-N48
Diagonal 15.6"
Pixel density 141.21 ppi
Brightness 287 cd/m2
sRGB 51%%
PWM frequency 21000 Hz
Panel Type IPS
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Becomes "Retina" from 24 inches (62 cm)
Contrast 1220:1
dE Color Checker 4.2 3.9
PWM Rating 5.1: (undesirable)
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Lenovo seems like it is always striving to fill the gaps (that are already pretty small) between their series with new, fresh looking devices. Today's laptop is no exclusion of this trend. Despite the low number it is bearing - the Ideapad C340 (15") is not a budget laptop at all. We are looking at not-Yoga branded Yoga-capable 2-in-1. Not only that it has a touchscreen layer on top of its Full HD IPS display, but it can work with styluses and pens. Additionally, Lenovo offers its Active Pen[...]

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CPU Performance: Intel Core i5-8265U

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GPU Performance: NVIDIA GeForce MX230 (2GB GDDR5)

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