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Lenovo IdeaPad 510S (13)

alaTest has collected and analyzed 297 reviews of Lenovo IdeaPad 510S (13). The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. People really like the design and size. The screen and portability are also appreciated. Comments about the sound and durability are different, while some have doubts about the connectivity and touchpad.

performance, portability, screen, size, design

keyboard, battery, energy, touchpad, connectivity

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Lenovo IdeaPad 510S (13) is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by : Sascha Mölck (notebookcheck.net)

Lenovo IdeaPad 510S-13IKB 80V00026GE Subnotebook Review

 

Kaby Lake upgrade. With the IdeaPad 510S-13IKB, Lenovo offers a well-equipped subnotebook in the 13.3-inch format. The quite good impression is marred by the only average battery runtimes.

matte IPS display ; Full HD resolution ; works quietly ; Solid State Disk ; very good keyboard ; keyboard light

average battery runtimes ; no Type-C-USB

Lenovo's 13.3-inch laptops are also available with Kaby Lake processors from now on. Intel's new CPU generation delivers sufficient performance for the coming years. The performance gain of Kaby Lake compared to Skylake does not lead to higher system...

Dec, 2016

Expert review by : Sascha Mölck (notebookcheck.net)

Lenovo IdeaPad 510S-13ISK Subnotebook Review

 

Well-rounded package. The Lenovo IdeaPad 510S-13ISK is a nice 13.3-inch subnotebook, which offers a Full HD IPS screen, a Skylake processor and a backlit keyboard. However, the battery should last longer.

matte IPS panel ; FHD resolution ; works quietly ; lots of storage space ; good backlit keyboard

average battery life

The 13.3-inch Lenovo IdeaPad 510S-13ISK offers sufficient performance for everyday use. The laptop does not get too hot or produce too much noise. Thanks to the traditional HDD, the user has 1 TB of storage space. It is also possible to swap out the...

Sep, 2016

Expert review by : Travis Pope (gottabemobile.com)

Lenovo IdeaPad 510S Review

 

The Lenovo IdeaPad 510S is the type of PC that doesn’t get a lot of respect. It’s clearly a machine borne out of compromise. We’re all so anxious to spend lots of money on the next must-have notebook or 2-in-1 that looks cool and is so thin that we...

Mar, 2017

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Lenovo ideapad 510S

 

Responds to my requirements all the time. I take it to any where and no body realise I have laptop until I bring it out.

I have not yet seen anything that I don't like about this laptop

Nov, 2017

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Lenovo ideapad 510S

 

Neat, lightweight, backlit keyboard, fast

Small amount of storage but possible to upgrade that in the future

Oct, 2017

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Lenovo ideapad 510S

 

the mouse has a mind of its own

Oct, 2017

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Lenovo ideapad 510S

 

Very light weight and easy to transport

Keyboard area very small

Oct, 2017

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Lenovo ideapad 510S

 

Light, easy to use, good positioning of key board

Sound quality ok, could be improved a bit

Oct, 2017

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Lenovo ideapad 510S

 

Sleek design, compact and easy to carry around for work. The i5 processor deals with multiple applications well.

Track pad is quite sensitive, takes a bit of getting used to.

Oct, 2017

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Lenovo ideapad 510S

 

The neatness and lightness.Easy tap keyboard.Speed of data retrieval.

Oct, 2017

Product Specifications

Audio

Built-In Microphone:Y / Yes
Built-in subwoofer:Y
Number of built-in speakers:2
Speaker power:1.5 / 2
Speakers manufacturer:Harman Kardon

Battery

Battery capacity (Watt hours):35
Battery life (max):4
Battery technology:Lithium Polymer (LiPo)
Number of battery cells:2

Camera

Front Camera:Y / Yes
Front camera resolution:1280 x 720
Front camera resolution (numeric):0.3 / 0.92
Front camera signal format:720p

Certificates

Energy Star certified:Y
RoHS compliance:Y / Yes

Design

Colour of product:Black, Red / Red / Silver, White / White
Form factor:Clamshell
Housing material:Aluminium / Aluminium, Plastic, Polycarbonate
Market positioning:Business / High Performance
Product colour:Black, Red / Red / Silver, White / Silver,White / White
Product Type:Notebook

Display

3D: No
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display diagonal:33.8
Display Resolution:1366 x 768 / 1920 x 1080
Display Surface:Matt
HD type:Full HD / HD
LED Backlight:Y / Yes
Panel Type:IPS / TN
Screen shape:Flat
Touchscreen:N / No

Graphics

Discrete graphics adapter:N / No / Y / Yes
Discrete graphics adapter memory:2
Discrete graphics adapter model:AMD Radeon R5 M430 / No / Not available
Graphics adapter Open GL support:Y / Yes
Maximum on-board graphics adapter memory:1.74 / 32
Number of discrete graphics adapters installed:1
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):3
On-board graphics adapter:Y / Yes
On-board graphics adapter base frequency:300
On-board graphics adapter DirectX version:12 / 12.0
On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max):1000 / 1050
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x5916 / 1916
On-board graphics adapter maximum resolution (DisplayPort):4096 x 2304
On-board graphics adapter maximum resolution (eDP - Integrated Flat Panel):4096 x 2304
On-board graphics adapter maximum resolution (HDMI):4096 x 2304
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel HD Graphics 620 / Intel® HD Graphics 520
On-board graphics adapter OpenGL version:4.4
On-board graphics adapter outputs supported:DVI, Embedded DisplayPort (eDP), DisplayPort, HDMI
On-board graphics adapter refresh rate at maximum resolution (DisplayPort):60
On-board graphics adapter refresh rate at maximum resolution (eDP - Integrated Flat Panel):60
On-board graphics adapter refresh rate at maximum resolution (HDMI):24

Keyboard

Full-size keyboard:N / Y / Yes
Keyboard backlit:Y / Yes
Keyboard language:Italian
Numeric keypad:N / No
Pointing device:ClickPad / Touchpad
Windows keys:Y / Yes

Memory

Internal Memory:4 / 8
Internal memory type:DDR4-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:16 / 4 / 8
Maximum internal memory (64-bit):16 / 8
Memory clock speed:2133
Memory form factor:SO-DIMM
Memory layout (slots x size):1 x 4 / 1 x 8
Memory slots:1x SO-DIMM / 2x SO-DIMM

Networking

3G:N / No
4G:N / No
Bluetooth:Y / Yes
Bluetooth version:4.0 / 4.1
Ethernet LAN:Y / Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100,1000 / 100,1000
Top Wi-Fi standard:IEEE 802.11ac / Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Wi-Fi:Y / Yes
Wi-Fi standards:IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11ac, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n / IEEE 802.11a,IEEE 802.11ac,IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n / IEEE 802.11ac / IEEE 802.11ac, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n / IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n

Optical Drive

LightScribe:N
Optical Drive Type:N / No

Other features

Package tare weight:2.05

Packaging Content

AC adapter included:Y
Manual:Y
Power cord included:Y

Packaging Data

AC adapter included:Y / Yes
Manual:Y / Yes
Package tare weight:2.05
Power cord included:Y / Yes

Ports & interfaces

CardBus PCMCIA slot type:N
Charging port type:DC-in jack
Combo headphone/mic port:Y / Yes
DC-in jack:Y / Yes
Docking connector:N / No
DVI port:N / No
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
ExpressCard slot:N
HDMI ports quantity:1
Headphone outputs:1
LAN/VGA combo port: No
Microphone in:N / Y / Yes
SmartCard slot:N
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:2
USB Sleep-and-Charge:Y / Yes
USB Sleep-and-Charge ports:1

Power

AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240
AC adapter power:45

Processor

Bus type:OPI / QPI
Configurable TDP-down:7.5
Configurable TDP-down frequency:800
Conflict Free processor:Y / Yes
ECC supported by processor:N / No
FSB Parity: No
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:32
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:12
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max):34.1
Memory channels supported by processor:Dual
Memory clock speeds supported by processor:1866,2133,1600
Memory types supported by processor:DDR3L-SDRAM, LPDDR3-SDRAM, DDR4-SDRAM
Motherboard chipset:Intel SoC
PCI Express configurations:1x2+2x1, 1x4, 2x2, 4x1 / 1x2+2x1,1x4,2x2,4x1 / 1x4, 4x1 / 1x4,4x1
PCI Express slots version:3.0
Processor boost frequency:2.8 / 3.1 / 3.10 / 3.5
Processor cache:3 / 4
Processor cache type:Smart Cache / Smart Cache, L3
Processor codename:Kaby Lake / Skylake
Processor Cores:2
Processor family:7th gen Intel® Core™ i3 / 7th gen Intel® Core™ i5 / Intel Core i3-6xxx / Intel Core i5-6xxx / Intel Core i5-7xxx / Intel Core i7-6xxx / Intel Core i7-7xxx
Processor frequency:2.3 / 2.40 / 2.5 / 2.50 / 2.7
Processor lithography:14
Processor Model:I3-6100U / i3-7100U / I5-6200U / i5-7200U / I7-6500U / i7-7500U
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor Series:Intel Core i3-6100 series / Intel Core i5-6200 series / Intel Core i7-6500 Mobile series
Processor Socket:BGA 1356 / BGA1356 / FCBGA1356 / Socket B2 (LGA 1356)
Processor threads:4
Stepping:D1 / H0
System bus rate:4
Thermal Design Power (TDP):15
Tjunction:100

Processor special features

Conflict Free processor:Y
CPU configuration (max):1
Embedded options available:N / No / Y / Yes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology:Y / Yes
Execute Disable Bit:Y / Yes
Graphics & IMC lithography:14
Idle States:Y / Yes
Intel 64:Y / Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology:Y / Yes
Intel Demand Based Switching: No
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology: No
Intel Enhanced Halt State:Y / Yes
Intel Fast Memory Access: No
Intel FDI Technology: No
Intel Flex Memory Access:Y / Yes
Intel HD Graphics:Y / Yes
Intel Rapid Storage Technology: No
Intel Secure Key Technology version:1.00
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) version:1.00
Intel Smart Response Technology version:1.00
Intel Software Guard Extensions (Intel SGX):1 / Y / Yes
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP):N / No
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) version:0.00
Intel Trusted Execution Technology:N / No
Intel TSX-NI:N / No / Y / Yes
Intel TSX-NI version:1.00
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):Y / Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):Y / Yes
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT):Y / Yes
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):Y / Yes
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT): No
Intel® Built-in Visuals Technology:Y / Yes
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):Y / Yes
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID):Y / Yes
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):Y / Yes
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT):Y / Yes
Intel® Insider™:Y / Yes
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:Y
Intel® Iris Pro Graphics: No
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):Y / Yes
Intel® OS Guard:Y / Yes
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology:Y / Yes
Intel® Secure Key:Y / Yes
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA):Y / Yes
Intel® Smart Cache:Y / Yes
Intel® Smart Response Technology:Y / Yes
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology:2.0 / N / No
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N / No
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):Y / Yes
InTru™ 3D Technology:Y / Yes
Processor ARK ID:88180 / 88193 / 95442 / 95443 / 95451 / I7-6500U
Processor code:SR2EU / SR2EY / SR2EZ / SR2ZU / SR2ZV / SR2ZW
Processor package size:42 / 42 x 24
Supported instruction sets:AVX 2.0, SSE4.1, SSE4.2 / AVX 2.0,SSE4.1,SSE4.2 / AVX 2.0,SSE4.2 / SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX 2.0 / SSE4.1,SSE4.2,AVX 2.0
Thermal Monitoring Technologies:Y / Yes

Security

Cable lock slot:Y / Yes
Cable lock slot type:Kensington
Password protection:Y / Yes
Password protection type:BIOS, Supervisor, User / HDD, Power on, Supervisor

Software

Operating System Architecture:64-bit
Operating system installed:FreeDOS / Windows 10 / WINDOWS 10 HOME
Operating System Language:DEU
Trial software:Microsoft Office

Storage

Card reader integrated:Y / Yes
Compatible memory cards:MMC, SD, SDHC, SDXC / MMC,SD,SDHC,SDXC / SD, SDHC, SDXC
Hard Drive Capacity:1000 / 500
Hard Drive Interface:SATA III
Hard drive speed:5400
HDD Capacity:1000 / 500
HDD interface:SATA III
HDD Speed:5400
Number of Hard Drives Installed:1
Number of HDDs installed:1
Number of SSDs installed:1
Solid-state drive capacity:128 / 256
Solid-state drive interface:Micro Serial ATA III / Serial ATA III
SSD capacity:128 / 256
SSD form factor:2.5"
SSD interface:Micro Serial ATA III / Serial ATA III
Storage Media:HDD / SSD
Total Storage Capacity:1000 / 128 / 256 / 500

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:22.5 / 225 / 32
Height :1.87 / 18.7
Weight:1.5
Width:22.5 / 32 / 320