Close

Loading image...
Lenovo U410
2 Images + 13 Videos

Lenovo U410 2 Core Intel Core I7-3xxx 1.9GHz 8GB 1TB HDD+SSD 14" Laptop

hardwareheaven.com Recommended hardware.info Bronze Award
2 Intel Core I7-3xxx 1.9GHz 8GB Jan 2013
Processor Core Processor Family Processor Clock Speed Internal Memory Release Date
Whether you re making a statement with its stylish design or making progress with its responsive technology, this Ultrabook from Lenovo is mobile enough to go wherever you want, powerful enough to... More
Available from international sellers only
Tell Me When It Becomes Available
You are subscribed to price alerts for this product
Unsubscribe
Searching for international prices ...

Assumed Exchange Rates

Searching for prices in ...
Lenovo ideaPad U410 Ultrabook Review- A keeper
Lenovo IdeaPad U410 (Intel Core i5, Ivy Bridge) hands-on for review
Lenovo U310 and U410 ultrabooks hands on preview at CES 2012
Lenovo IdeaPad U410 Ultrabook Unboxing & Overview

15 Reasons For

Lenovo Portable PCs Have Good Reviews

Lenovo is one of the better rated notebook PC manufacturers according to average reviews from users and experts, and Lenovo also has good reviews for its ultrabooks.

Very Big Total Storage Capacity

Notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago have total storage capacity of between 64GB and 1.1TB, and the average total storage capacity is 360GB. The Lenovo U410 has a very big total storage capacity (1,024 gigabyte) compared to most of the other ultrabooks that have been around for around the same time as the U410.

Chart Edit

Intel Core I7 Processor Family

The Lenovo U410 has an Intel Core i7 processor family which is better than most notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as it. Most laptops that were released more than two years ago have an Intel Core i5 processor family. Notebook PCs of this age and spec processor families range from Intel Core i3-2xxx (worst) to Intel Core i7-3xxx (best).

Chart Edit

Has a Front Camera

The Lenovo U410 has a front camera, as do most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and type to the U410.

Chart Edit

Quite Big Internal Memory

The Lenovo U410 has a fairly big internal memory (8 gigabytes) compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the U410. The average internal memory of portable PCs that were released more than two years ago is 5.9GB.

If this laptop internal memory is not big enough for you then you might want to consider the Fujitsu LifeBook U904[plb_2039480_price] (10GB).

Read more Less Chart Edit

Quite Long Battery Life

With a battery life of 9 hours, the Lenovo U410 has a fairly long battery life compared to most of the other ultrabooks that have been on the market for a comparable time to the U410. The average battery life of laptops of a similar age and spec to the U410 is 8.5h.

If this notebook PC battery life is too short for you then you might also want to consider the Lenovo X1 Carbon[plb_3103670_price] (9.9h), or the Fujitsu LifeBook U772[plb_2252373_price] (10h).

Read more Less Chart Edit

Fairly Big Screen Size

Across all the comparable spec laptops that have been available for around the same time as the U410 the screen sizes range from 11" to 18", and the average screen size is 14". The Lenovo U410 has a fairly big screen size (14 inches) compared to most of the other ultrabooks that are a comparable age to the U410.

If this ultrabook screen size is too small for you then you might want to consider the Lenovo T440s[plb_1621569_price] (14.1").

Read more Less Chart Edit

L3 Processor Cache

This notebook PC has a L3 processor cache, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to it.

Chart Edit

Fairly Big Hard Drive Capacity

With a hard drive capacity of 1,000 gigabyte, the Lenovo U410 has one of the bigger hard drive capacity amongst ultrabooks of this age. The smallest hard drive capacity of ultrabooks that have been around for around the same time as the U410 is 120GB, the biggest is 1TB, and the average hard drive capacity is 550GB.

Chart Edit

802.11n WiFi Standard

This portable PC has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many ultrabooks that came out more than two years ago.

Chart Edit

64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This portable PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most commonly found operating system architecture on ultrabooks that have been available for around the same time as it.

Chart Edit

Six Battery Cells

Most comparable spec portable PCs that have been on the market for more than two years have between two and seven battery cells, including the Lenovo U410 which has six battery cells.

Chart Edit

Fairly Big L3 Cache

The average L3 cache of notebook PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the U410 is 3.3MB. When compared to other ultrabooks that have been around for a comparable time to the U410 that we have checked, the L3 cache of the Lenovo U410 of 4 megabytes is one of the biggest.

Chart Edit

Fairly Big Processor Cache

At 4 megabytes, the Lenovo U410 has a fairly big processor cache compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to the U410. Across all the ultrabooks that are a similar age to the U410 the processor caches range from 1MB to 6MB.

Chart Edit

2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

The Lenovo U410 has a maximum memory slots of 2x SO-DIMM. That's over two times the memory slots of a 1x SO-DIMM portable PC, which is the most common memory slots.

A 2x SO-DIMM memory slot is in fact the best memory slots across all laptops that were launched more than two years ago.

The worst memory slots amongst similar types of notebook PC is 1x SO-DIMM.

Read more Less Chart Edit

10 Reasons Against

Only Not Supported HD Type

The HD type of this notebook PC is Not supported, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this age and spec.

Chart Edit

Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

Most portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the U410 do not have a full-size keyboard. The Lenovo U410 is no exception to this as it too does not have a full-size keyboard.

Chart Edit

Heavy

At 1.8 kilograms, the Lenovo U410 is quite heavy compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that came out more than two years ago. Across all the ultrabooks that have been on the market for a comparable time to the U410 the weights range from 870g to 3.3kg, and the average weight is 1.6kg.

Chart Edit

Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This notebook PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many notebook PCs that are a similar age to it.

Chart Edit

Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

The Lenovo U410 does not have a touch sensitive screen. Most of the other notebook PCs of this spec and age also do not have a touch sensitive screen.

Chart Edit

Only 24 Solid-State Drive Capacity

The Lenovo U410 is a 24 gigabytes solid-state drive capacity notebook PC. Most of the other laptops that were released more than two years ago have between 16 and 511 solid-state drive capacity.

Chart Edit

Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This notebook PC Ethernet LAN data rate, which is the most commonly found Ethernet LAN data rate on laptops of this spec and age.

Chart Edit

Thick

With a height of 21 millimeters, the Lenovo U410 is one of the thicker laptops of a comparable spec and age to the U410 amongst ultrabooks of this age. The thinnest ultrabook that was released around the same time as the U410 is 6mm thick, the thickest is 31mm, and the average height is 19mm.

Chart Edit

Thick

With a height of 0.8 inches, the Lenovo U410 is fairly thick compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar spec and age to the U410. The thinnest portable PC of this age and spec is 0.57" high, the thickest is 0.8", and the average height is 0.73".

Chart Edit

Quite Small Megapixel Count

With a megapixel count of only 1 megapixel, the Lenovo U410 has a quite small megapixel count compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that have been on the market for more than two years. Across all the ultrabooks that are a similar age to the U410 the megapixels counts range from 0.3MP to 1.3MP, and the average megapixel count is 1.1MP.

Chart Edit

3 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo U410

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was over three years ago when Lenovo released the U410.

Average Processor Clock Speed

At 1.9 gigahertz, the Lenovo U410 has a relatively standard processor clock speed compared to most of the other laptops of a similar type and age to the U410.

If this ultrabook processor clock speed is too slow for you then you might want to consider the Lenovo X1 Carbon Touch[plb_1537041_price] (2GHz).

Read more Less Chart Edit

HDD Storage Medium

The Lenovo U410 has a better storage medium than most laptops of this type and age. This notebook PC has an HDD storage medium, whereas most similar spec portable PCs that were launched around the same time as it have an SSD storage medium. HDD is a traditional storage drive which stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are slower than other forms of storage such as solid state drives (SSD) and flash drives.

Chart Edit

Specification

Design
Form Factor
Device Type
Colour
Product Type
Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Processor
Processor Cache
Processor Cache
L3 Cache
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Thread
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Processor Model
Processor Cache Type
Processor
Memory
Internal Memory
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slot
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Memory Card
Integrated Card Reader
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Installed SSD
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Installed
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Aspect Ratio
Full HD
LED Backlight
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LghtScribe Feature
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Speaker Power
Built-In Speaker
Audio System
Camera
Swivel Webcam
Camera Resolution
Front Camera Resolution
Megapixel Count
Front Camera Resolution
Built-In Camera
Front Camera
Networking
Cabling
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
Maximum WiFi Data Rate
WiFi Standard
Wireless LAN Connection
Networking Feature
3G Network Access Module
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
Microphone Connection
Headphone Connection
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Headphone Out Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Port
VGA Port
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Port
S-Video Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Pointing Device
Operating System/software
Operating System
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Smart Response Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Insider
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Battery
Battery Life
Battery Cell Count
Battery
Power
AC Adapter Frequency
Security
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Height
Depth
Depth
Width
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology
Graphics Adapter Family
Infrared Data Port

2 Awards

hardwareheaven.com Recommended hardware.info Bronze Award

Expert Reviews

(47)
14 August 2013

A beautifully made Ultrabook with powerful dedicated graphics, but its screen could be better...

27 July 2013

Lenovo U410: Stylish but hardly suitable for outdoor use Is there such a thing as the perfect ultrabook? Maybe, but it is not the IdeaPad U410 Touch. The manufacturer has eliminated a few points...

10 July 2013

Lenovo has produced a really solid portable gaming machine, but it does feel like its focus on a strong GPU, RAM and hard drive have taken a toll elsewhere. The overall balance is definitely still...

10 July 2013

You might also like... Best Ultrabook: top thin and lights The Lenovo U410 Touch almost seems a bit too good to be true on paper. Decent processor, stonking graphics, acres of RAM, huge storage...

3 January 2013

When I first received the IdeaPad U410 I was extremely excited and eager to start using it. At first glance this Ultrabook does impress. The Ruby Red chassis really stands out among other...

« Prev 1 of 10 Next »

User Reviews

(82)
Reviewed 17 July 2016 by Pshamo
(Verified Purchase)

Screen making noise while opening and close, and it's now almost imposible to close it or open without screen broke it.

Reviewed 1 June 2016 by Amazon Customer
(Verified Purchase)

Worked well for a year, after which it promptly broke (broken hinge cracked the screen from behind).

Reviewed 20 May 2016 by Brendan Burke
(Verified Purchase)

Very happy with my purchase...

Reviewed 19 February 2016 by Jorge Oliveira
(Verified Purchase)

We had a few problems with it...the touchscreen started to break at the bottom screws and now its a nightmare because the touchscreen is malfunctioning...

Reviewed 19 February 2016 by B. Milne
(Verified Purchase)

Last slightly longer than the warranty, then the hinges broke, the screen then broke a few days later. Couldn't get parts so a waste of money!

« Prev 1 of 17 Next »

Brochures and Manuals

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lenovo maha2, lenovo maha2u, lenovo maha2uk
Barcodes 00887456719874

Save Money with These Great Laptop Vouchers & Offers

25% Off
Voucher
25% Off Apple Macbook 13inch White MB061BA 2GB 160GB HDD
Valid 11 May 16 - 31 Dec 16
£20 Off
Voucher
£20 Off a £60+ spend
Offer ends tomorrow!
20% Off
Voucher
20% Off over £80
Valid until 31 Dec 16
15% Off
Voucher
15% Off for new customers
Valid 17 Mar 16 - 17 Mar 17

See How Other Laptops Compare to the Lenovo U410

Fujitsu LifeBook U904 vs Lenovo U410

Fujitsu LifeBook U904 vs Lenovo U410
Fujitsu LifeBook U904
2 core Intel Core i7-4xxx 2.1GHz 10GB 128GB SSD 14"
Lenovo U410
2 core Intel Core i7-3xxx 1.9GHz 8GB 1TB HDD+SSD 14"
£ 1,553.21
Newer by 18 Months
128 Solid-State Drive Capacity
Considerably Better Techradar.com/au/ Review
Considerably Better Techradar Review
Vastly Worse Tweakers.net Review
Vastly Smaller Total Storage Capacity

HP Zbook 14 vs Lenovo U410

HP Zbook 14 vs Lenovo U410
HP Zbook 14
2 core Intel Core i7-4xxx 2.1GHz 4GB 750GB HDD 14"
Lenovo U410
2 core Intel Core i7-3xxx 1.9GHz 8GB 1TB HDD+SSD 14"
£ 1,081.08
Newer by 15 Months
Four USB 3.0 Ports
Two More USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports
50% Bigger Maximum Internal Memory
Only Three Battery Cells
Vastly Smaller Internal Memory

DELL Inspiron 15 7537 vs Lenovo U410

DELL Inspiron 15 7537 vs Lenovo U410
DELL Inspiron 15 7537
2 core Intel Core i7-4xxx 1.8GHz 8GB 1TB HDD 15.6"
Lenovo U410
2 core Intel Core i7-3xxx 1.9GHz 8GB 1TB HDD+SSD 14"
£ 629.00
14 Months Newer
User Reviews Are Better
Two More USB 3.0 Ports
Four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports
A Little Lower Expert Review Score
Laptopmag.com Review is Appreciably Worse
Feedback