Lenovo released in the hexagon its new slim and lightweight Ultrabook, the Lenovo Ideapad S530-13IWL (81J700ANFR) responsive 13-inch Full HD IPS screen. It features a fast 512GB SSD storage, a Whiskey Lake i7 Quad Core processor, USB 3.1 Type-C connectivity, a backlit chiclet keyboard, and a biometric reader, all in a 1.25 Kg black chassis.
Lenovo Ideapad S530-13IWL (81J700ANFR)
|Slab||13.3 ” Full HD LED IPS 300 cd / m² (1920×1080, brilliant)|
|Processor||Intel Core i7-8565U Whiskey Lake (1.8 GHz, 4 cores, TDP 15W)|
|Installed RAM (max)||8GB (soldered) LPDDR3 1866MHz|
|Storage space||512 GB M.2 SSD (NVMe PCIe 3.0×2, 2242)|
|Graphic card||Intel UHD 620 integrated into the processor|
|Audio system||2 speakers (2x2W) Dolby Audio X3|
|webcam||Yes, 0.3 megapixel with microphone|
|Network||Wi-Fi ac (1×1)|
|Bluetooth||Yes, Bluetooth 4.1|
|Card reader||SD / SDHC / SDXC / MMC|
|Video output (s)||HDMI 1.4b|
|Fingerprint reader||Yes, with TPM 2.0 security chip|
|Entries exits)||Headphone / Mic Combo|
|USB||2 USB 3.0 1 USB 3.1 Type-C (Gen2)|
|Operating system||Windows 10 64-bit|
|Drums||Li-Ion 45 Whr|
|Autonomy announced||6 hours|
|Dimensions (mm)||308.3 x 211 x 14.8|
|Weight||1.25 Kg (with battery)|
|Other||Backlit AccuType chiclet keyboard, multi-touch touchpad|
Chassis, Connectivity, Display Lenovo Ideapad S530-13IWL (81J700ANFR)
It sports an elegant and discreet black Onyx Black design.
This Ultrabook has good connectivity including 1 USB 3.1 Type-C, Wi-Fi ac Bluetooth 4.2 wireless modules for remote connections and communications, an audio port, a convenient HDMI video output for easy connection to a TV or a monitor for example or 2 USB 3.0 (USB 2.0 compatible) guaranteeing transfers up to 10 times faster than USB 2.0 if USB 3.0 devices are connected.
Moreover, the chiclet keyboard can be backlit which is very practical to distinguish its keys in a dim light.
It is also easy to identify securely on this PC with the fingerprint reader via Windows Hello technology.
IPS, the screen offers more accurate colorimetry than average as well as comfortable vertical and horizontal viewing angles. Full HD, it is accurate and well suited to display High Definition content such as videos in its 16 / 9th format. As it is brilliant, it is subject to reflections in bright environment (ex: outside) but makes the colors bright.
Lenovo Ideapad S530-13IWL Performance, Battery Life (81J700ANFR)
The Lenovo Ideapad S530-13IWL (81J700ANFR) is a 13-inch compact, high-definition notebook designed for everyday mobile use.
It is easy to carry with its controlled weight and compactness which a beautiful finesse. Side autonomy, plan about 6 hours of battery operation in light use.
This lightweight Ultrabook is based on a low-consumption Whiskey Lake i7-8565U Quad Core processor coupled with 8 GB of RAM. It delivers good overall performance to satisfy many users.
Those who want to regularly perform heavy work in processor resources will however opt for a PC with a non-low power processor.
In any case this end Ultrabook is very responsive daily thanks to its SSD storage that provides a better fluidity than a hard drive and startups / stops and software launches much faster.
Here we have more specifically a 512 GB SSD that rivals the hard drives in terms of capacity while being much faster, more energy efficient, more robust and quiet.
Without a dedicated GPU, this computer does not target gamers and is generally not suitable for heavy graphics. He entrusts all graphics to the Intel UHD 620, a solution housed within the Quad Core i7. Modest, the Intel UHD 620 allows of course to watch photos and videos.