Lenovo Unveils Atom-Based IdeaPad S10 Netbook

rated by 0 users
This post has 2 Replies | 0 Followers

Top 10 Contributor
Posts 26,345
Points 1,191,200
Joined: Sep 2007
ForumsAdministrator
News Posted: Sun, Aug 3 2008 11:54 PM

Lenovo has just announced a new line-up of IdeaPad S10 netbooks built around Intel's Atom CPU.  Like many of the other members of Lenovo's IdeaPad product family, the S10 netbooks are available in a variety of colors and in a few different configurations.  Take a look...



   

   

  • IdeaPad S10 “netbook” with a high glossy and multi color options design
     
  • Red, White & Black colors in the US
     
  • Starts at $399, two configurations. The $399 unit has 512MB / 80G HDD and the $449.99 unit is 1GB / 160G HDD.
     
  • Windows XP Preloaded
     
  • Shipping in September in the US.In some countries there will be 9” versions different colors and Linux preloads.
     
  • LED back light 10” for Power saving
     
  • Advanced Thermal Engineering to reduce heat emitted from the palm rests and underside of the laptop.



 

 

  • Form factor optimized (250.2x183x22-27.5mm, lightest configuration of 1.1 kg)
     
  • Large Panel 10.2” wide, LED backlight 1024x600 WSVGA
     
  • Intel Integrated Graphics GMA 950
     
  • Processors and Chipset
     
  • Intel N270 CPU 1.6 GHz & Intel 945GSE Chipset
     
  • Large HDD capacity 160G 9.5mm 2.5” SATA HDD (5400 rpm)
     
  • Battery up to 3 hrs. w/ 3 cell Battery & Up to 6 hrs. w/ 6 cell
     
  • Integrated 1.3M Camera
     
  • 2 stereo speakers
     
  • Multi-touch Pad & near full size Keyboard (85% full size)
     
  • Integrated Wireless 802.11 b/g,10/100 Ethernet, Bluetooth
     
  • Express card slot for WWAN expansion
     
  • Up to 2-GB Memory
     
  • 4in1 Multi-card Reader


We hope to bring you a full review of one of Lenovo's new IdeaPad S10 netbooks in the not too distant future.

  • | Post Points: 35
Top 75 Contributor
Posts 2,048
Points 29,300
Joined: Aug 2004
Location: United States, Michigan
kid007 replied on Mon, Aug 4 2008 6:35 AM
china (lenovo) is getting better and better, well they needed to get a higher market share, 10% wasn't cutting it. I have to add their design kind of look like the xps/studio line but hey lenovo are reliable and according to a survey done by msn few weeks ago they are = or better than sony. in terms of reliable and services which is very high!

MacBook Pro 13.3" LED-Backlit Glossy, Intel "Penryn" Core 2 Duo T8700 - 2.53G, 8GB DDR3 1066, NVIDIA GForce 9400M 1280X800

HTPC 4G DDR3 XMS Corsair, Intel i5-750 Quad Core, 6ft HDMI Cable by Rosewill, AverMedia Tv Card, Gigabyte P55M-UD2,  Sapphire ATI Radeon HD 5770 with Vapor X Cooling, 500 HD Maxtor 7200 2.5 HDD, Asus Blu-Ray Optical Drive, 46" LED Toshiba TV

 

  • | Post Points: 5
Top 500 Contributor
Posts 250
Points 4,510
Joined: Jul 2008
Location: NJ
I was glad to see they used WindowsXp when I saw the 512mb model. :) There are a lot of practical uses for something like this and I guess Intel has a hit in the making.

I used to carry a hammer in my computer tool kit. Just for fixing the packard Bells though.......

  • | Post Points: 5
Page 1 of 1 (3 items) | RSS