DOS laptop for versatile use
Display and Design
Lenovo Ideapad S300 (59-340449) (Core i3 2nd Gen/2 GB/500 GB/DOS) is a 13-inch HD LED display device with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. Weighing only 1.8kg, it comes in pink color body. AccuType keyboard and touchpad make for a comfortable typing and handling.
Hardware and OS
Processor of this Lenovo laptop is 1.4GHz Intel Core i3 2nd Gen 2365 processor with Intel HM76 Express chipset. Enhancing the processor performance is the 2GB DDR3 type RAM which is configurable to 4GB using the memory slots that are provided. The laptop has Intel HD graphics processor and runs on Disk Operating System (DOS).
Memory, Camera and Multimedia
Lenovo S300 (59-340449) is packed with 500GB SATA type hard disk drive (HDD) as primary storage unit. It has a 0.3MP webcam for capturing webcam photos and also for video chatting. The stereo speakers seated in the laptop work on Dolby v2 audio technology. The HD graphics processor provides good quality laptop gaming experience.
Battery and connectivity
The machine can get easily connected with other devices using Bluetooth, WiFi, HDMI port, USB port and Ethernet. The battery is a 4 cell Li-ion apparatus offering an assured 5 hours of usage.
Running on DOS, Lenovo Ideapad S300 (59-340449) is not much of a choice for those who are not a DOS developer as upgrading the OS requires extra effort. An average processor is another setback to this machine. Nonetheless, it has considerably good features expected of in any budget laptop like good storage memory, battery life and connectivity options. Also, it is lighter than most other 13 inch laptops, which is an advantage.