• CPU: Intel Core i3-8145U
  • GPU: Intel UHD Graphics 620
  • Display: 15.6”, HD (1366 x 768), TN
  • Storage: 512GB SSD + 2000GB HDD
  • RAM: 12GB DDR4
  • Weight: 1.80 kg (4 lbs)

Pros

  • Complemented by aluminum in its build
  • Thin and light design
  • Great battery life
  • Features an SD card reader and a backlight to its keyboard
  • One of the highest performing ULV laptops

Cons

  • Has some thermal issues when graphics load is applied (MX230 version)
  • Its base is not very stable
  • Poor color coverage, contrast ratio and viewing angles on the TN panel (Innolux N156HGA-EA3 (CMN15F5))

Lenovo IdeaPad S340 15 - Specs

CPU Performance #91
  • Intel Core i3-10110U 1809%
  • Intel Core i3-8145U
  • Intel Core i3-1005G1 0.5%
  • Intel Core i7-7500U 0.8%
  • Intel Core i5-6200U 4.2%
GPU Performance #204
  • AMD Radeon RX Vega 3 0.4%
  • Intel UHD Graphics 630 0.3%
  • Intel UHD Graphics 620
  • Intel UHD Graphics 615 1.3%
  • Intel HD Graphics 620 0.9%
Display
15.6”, HD (1366 x 768), TN
HDD/SSD
512GB SSD + 2TB SSHD
M.2 Slot
1x 2280 M.2 NVMe slot See photo
RAM
12GB DDR4
OS
Windows 10 Home
Body material
Plastic / Polycarbonate, Aluminum
Dimensions
358 x 245 x 17.9 mm (14.09" x 9.65" x 0.70")
Weight
1.80 kg (4 lbs)
Ports and connectivity
  • 1x USB Type-C 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps)
  • 1x USB Type-A 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps), Sleep and Charge
  • 1x USB Type-A 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps)
  • HDMI 1.4b
  • Card reader SD, SDHC, SDXC
  • Wi-Fi 802.11ac
  • Bluetooth 4.2
  • Audio jack combo audio / microphone jack
Features
  • Web camera HD
  • Microphone
  • Speakers 2x 2W
  • Optical drive

 

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DISPLAY: 15.6”, HD (1366 x 768), TN

Name 15.6”, HD (1366 x 768), TN
Diagonal 15.6"
Pixel density 100.45 ppi
Panel Type TN
Resolution 1366 x 768
Becomes "Retina" from 34 inches (87 cm)

 

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CPU Performance: Intel Core i3-8145U

GPU Performance: Intel UHD Graphics 620

Results are for the 3DMark: Fire Strike (Graphics) benchmark (the higher the score, the better)
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performance
Results are for the Unigine Heaven 4.0 benchmark (the higher the score, the better)
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229.00-21%
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Results are for the Unigine Superposition benchmark (the higher the score, the better)
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178.00-37.1%
performance
Results are for the Unigine Heaven 3.0 benchmark (the higher the score, the better)
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315.00-18%
performance

Some games you can play on this laptop

DOTA 2
quality
average
86 fps
39 fps
X
X
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
CS:GO
quality
average
61 fps
33 fps
X
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
World of Tanks
quality
average
129 fps
X
X
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
FIFA 19
quality
average
35 fps
30 fps
X
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
League of Legends
quality
average
144+ fps
117 fps
90 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Overwatch
quality
average
31 fps
20 fps
X
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Fortnite
quality
average
67 fps
28 fps
X
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
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