Lenovo IdeaPad U310 is a new model released under the popular Ideapad series from Lenovo with notable performance and stylish appearance. It is perceived as a modified version of the U300 model in certain aspects. This ultraportable Lenovo notebook comes with Windows 7 operating system and is powered by Intel Core i5-3317U processor.
Lenovo IdeaPad U310 is somewhat thicker and heavier compared to U300s. The 3.75 lb weight of this laptop however; makes room for certain additional port options like three USB ports, Ethernet jack, HDMI output and also an audio jack. There is also an SD card reader which was missing in the previous versions. Like the previous models, this notebook also features a standard keyboard that offers comfort in typing for pretty long hours. Lenovo is actually a role model for other computer makers in its keyboard design which blends style with comfort. It has a glass clickpad which is spacious and highly responsive.
- 13.3-inch HD LED anti-glare display
- Intel's Wireless Display technology
- powered by Core i5-3317U at 1.7GHz clock speed offering ample
- 1.0MP HD fixed-focus webcam
- 3rd Generation Intel® Core™ i5-3317U CPU (1.70GHz, 3MB Cache)
- Windows® 7 Home Premium operating system
- 4GB (DDR3) RAM
- Intel® HD 3000 (integrated) Graphics card
- 1.7 kgs (3.75 lbs) of weight
- 500GB Memory Storage Capacity
- 10/100 LAN, 802.11 b/g/n WiFi
- 2 USB 3.0 ports, 1 HDMI port, Headphone jack, Mic jack
- 3-cell Lithium polymer Battery
Lenovo IdeaPad U310 features a 13.3-inch display panel with a resolution of 1,366 x 768. This would make video watching and gaming enjoyable on this Notebook. It also includes Intel's Wireless Display technology offering mirroring desktops on larger screens and 1080p video streaming. The entertainment features also include an integrated webcam and Stereo speakers.
Lenovo IdeaPad U310 is powered by Core i5-3317U at 1.7GHz clock speed offering ample operating pace to work without much lag, especially in multitasking. Good graphics appearance is offered by this laptop with Intel HD Graphics 4000. Its overall performance is comparable with that of Samsung Series 9 and Sony VAIO T13.
This Lenovo notebook comes with several software applications offering ease of use like Smart Update, EasyCamera, YouCam webcam software, and OneKey Recovery. With a standard battery, Lenovo IdeaPad U310 offers an average battery life of around 5 hours which is pretty comparable with that of Dell XPS 13 and Samsung Series 9.
Lenovo IdeaPad U310 can be purchased at a justifiable price tag of around Rs. 50,000/-. This ultrabook is made available in attractive colour alternatives of blue, black and pink. This model was released last month and it has already gained much appreciation among the notebook lovers.