• CPU: Intel Core i3-8145U
  • GPU: Intel UHD Graphics 620
  • Display: 15.6”, HD (1366 x 768), TN
  • Storage: 512GB SSD + 1000GB HDD
  • RAM: 12GB DDR4, 2400 MHz
  • 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 #84
  • Intel Core i7-7600U 0.2%
  • Intel Core i7-7560U 0.9%
  • Intel Core i3-8145U
  • AMD Ryzen 3 2200U
  • Intel Core i3-1005G1 2.2%
GPU Performance #166
  • Intel UHD Graphics
  • Intel Iris Graphics 540 0.1%
  • Intel UHD Graphics 620
  • AMD Radeon R7 (Bristol Ridge) 0.1%
  • AMD Radeon R7 M265 (4GB DDR3) 0.2%
Display
15.6”, HD (1366 x 768), TN
HDD/SSD
512GB NVMe M.2 SSD + 1TB HDD
M.2 Slot
1x 2280 M.2 NVMe slot See photo
RAM
12GB DDR4, 2400 MHz
OS
Windows 10
Battery
52.5Wh, 3-cell
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 3.0 (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 1.4b
  • Card reader SD, SDHC, SDXC
  • Wi-Fi 802.11ac
  • Bluetooth 4.2
  • Audio jack combo audio / microphone jack
Features
  • Web camera HD
  • Backlit keyboard
  • 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)

 

Lenovo ideapad S340 15 in-depth review

As we promised, this is the last of a bunch of Lenovo devices we were able to get our hands on. However, we have substantial evidence that this laptop is actually going to present great interest in you - especially if you are into somewhat budget entertainment laptops that have decent power and great efficiency. Moreover, now you have a choice - either you go for the Whiskey Lake processors by Intel, or you choose AMD's latest Ryzen low-voltage solutions. Quite frankly, whatever you choose, [...]

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CPU Performance: Intel Core i3-8145U

Results are from the Cinebench 15 CPU test (the higher the score, the better)
$3699.16+623%
price
372.00
performance
394.00+5.9%
369.00-0.8%
Results are from the Fritz chess benchmark (the higher the score, the better)
$3699.16+623%
price
0.00-100%
performance
0.00-100%
Results are from our Photoshop benchmark test (the lower the score, the better)
$3699.16+623%
price
0.00-100%
performance
18.02+19.8%

GPU Performance: Intel UHD Graphics 620

Results are for the 3DMark: Fire Strike (Graphics) benchmark (the higher the score, the better)
$3999.00+682%
price
1368.00+0.4%
performance
Results are for the Unigine Heaven 4.0 benchmark (the higher the score, the better)
$3999.00+682%
price
306.00+5.5%
performance
Results are for the Unigine Superposition benchmark (the higher the score, the better)
$3999.00+682%
price
288.00+1.8%
performance
Results are for the Unigine Heaven 3.0 benchmark (the higher the score, the better)
$3999.00+682%
price
402.00+4.7%
performance

Some games you can play on this laptop

GTA V
quality
average
32 fps
X
X
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
CS:GO
quality
average
61 fps
35 fps
22 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
DOTA 2
quality
average
88 fps
40 fps
X
X
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
World of Tanks
quality
average
122 fps
X
X
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
FIFA 19
quality
average
37 fps
30 fps
20 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
League of Legends
quality
average
144 fps
108 fps
80 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Overwatch
quality
average
31 fps
X
X
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Fortnite
quality
average
76 fps
28 fps
X
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Hearthstone
quality
average
110 fps
88 fps
65 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Rocket League
quality
average
76 fps
24 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
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