Close

Loading image...
Lenovo S400
3 Images + 14 Videos

Lenovo S400 2 Core Intel Core I3-2xxx 1.4GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 14" Laptop

hardwarezone.com.ph Recommended
2 Intel Core I3-2xxx 1.4GHz 4GB Dec 2012
Processor Cores Processor Family Processor Frequency Internal Memory Release Date
An ultraportable laptop capable of more than just surfing the internet, the IdeaPad S400 is fully featured and surprisingly inexpensive. Your new travel companion is also stylish with its smooth,... 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 14 IdeaPad S400 Touch Notebook Review
Lenovo Unboxed: IdeaPad S400 laptop
Review Lenovo S400 Slim
Lenovo IdeaPad S400 hands-on preview

9 Reasons For

16 Maximum Number of PCI Express Laness

The Lenovo S400 is a 16 maximum number of PCI Express lanes notebook PC. Most of the other laptops of this age and spec only have between 1 and 15 maximum number of PCI Express laness.

Chart Edit

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This laptop supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many laptops that are a similar age to it.

Chart Edit

Lenovo Has Good Notebook PC Reviews

Lenovo has good average reviews for its medium processor cores notebook PCs as well as across its entire notebook PC range compared to other brands.

1,066MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Lenovo S400 supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most notebook PCs of this spec and age. This portable PC supports a 1,066MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. This Lenovo notebook PC also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds. Across all medium processor cores notebook PCs that were launched more than two years ago the memory clock speeds supported by processor ranges from 133MHz to 1,600MHz.

Chart Edit

802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

This portable PC has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is the most commonly found wi-Fi standards on notebook PCs of this spec and age.

Chart Edit

64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This portable PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many laptops of a similar spec and age to it.

Chart Edit

Quite High Speaker Power

With an speaker power of 2 Watts, the Lenovo S400 has one of the higher speaker powers amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age. Across all the comparable spec notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years the speaker powers range from 1W to 11W.

Chart Edit

Two USB 2.0 Ports Quantitys

Most portable PCs of this age and type have between one and eight USB 2.0 ports quantitys, including the Lenovo S400 which has two USB 2.0 ports quantitys.

Chart Edit

HDD Storage Medium

This laptop has an HDD storage medium, which is the most frequently found storage medium on comparable spec laptops that are a similar age to it.

Chart Edit

17 Reasons Against

Only Not Supported HD Type

The HD type of this laptop is Not supported, which is typical of many laptops that came out around the same time as it.

Chart Edit

Only Two Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)s

Most comparable spec notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the S400 use two number of displays supported (on-board graphics)s, including the Lenovo S400 which uses two number of displays supported (on-board graphics)s.

Chart Edit

Only One USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity

Most portable PCs of this age and spec have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys, including the Lenovo S400 which has one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity.

Chart Edit

Does Not Have a Front Camera

The Lenovo S400 does not have a front camera. Most of the other notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to the S400 do have a front camera.

Chart Edit

Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

Most notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to the S400 do not have a full-size keyboard. The Lenovo S400 is no exception to this as it too does not have a full-size keyboard.

Chart Edit

Very Short Battery Life (max)

The battery life (max)s of medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years range from 2h to 5,200h, and the average battery life (max) is 31h. With a battery life (max) of only 5 hours, the Lenovo S400 has a quite short battery life (max) compared to most of the other laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the S400.

Chart Edit

Only HDD Storage Media

This laptop has an HDD storage media, which is the most commonly found storage media on medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar age to it. 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

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

Quite Slow Processor Frequency

At only 1.4 gigahertz, the Lenovo S400 has a fairly slow processor frequency compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this age and type. The processor frequencys of comparable spec notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago range from 0.8GHz to 3.3GHz, and the average processor frequency is 2.1GHz.

Chart Edit

Only Intel Core I3-2xxx Processor Family

The Lenovo S400 has an Intel Core i3-2xxx processor family which is better than most portable PCs that were released more than two years ago. Most notebook PCs that were released around the same time as it have an Intel Core i5 processor family. The worst processor family of all portable PCs that were launched more than two years ago is AMD C and the best is Intel Core i7-3xxx.

Chart Edit

Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory

The smallest maximum internal memory of notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years is 2GB, the biggest is 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 12GB. The Lenovo S400 has one of the smaller maximum internal memorys (only 4 gigabytes) amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age.

Chart Edit

Very Slow Processor Clock Speed

The Lenovo S400 has one of the slower processor clock speeds (only 1,400 megahertz) amongst portable PCs of this age. Laptops of this type and age have processor clock speeds of between 800MHz and 3,100MHz.

Chart Edit

Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This portable PC ethernet LAN data rates, which is typical of many notebook PCs that were launched more than two years ago.

Chart Edit

Only One USB 3.0 Port

The Lenovo S400 is a one USB 3.0 port notebook PC. Most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago have between one and four USB 3.0 ports.

Chart Edit

Does Not Have a Touchscreen

The Lenovo S400 does not have a touchscreen, although this is within the context that most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years also do not have a touchscreen.

Chart Edit

Very Low Front Camera Resolution (numeric)

The lowest front camera resolution (numeric) of portable PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the S400 is 0.3MP, the highest is 1,300MP, and the average front camera resolution (numeric) is 2.9MP. The Lenovo S400 has one of the lower front camera resolution (numeric)s (only 0.3 megapixels) amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age.

Chart Edit

Only 4.1GB Internal Memory Size

This laptop has a 4.1GB internal memory size, which is the most commonly found internal memory size on portable PCs of a similar type and age to it.

Chart Edit

5 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo S400

Released Over Four Years Ago

It was over four years ago when Lenovo released the S400.

Average Total Storage Capacity

The Lenovo S400 has a relatively average total storage capacity (500 gigabytes) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this type and age.

Chart Edit

Average Internal Memory

The Lenovo S400 has a pretty average internal memory (4 gigabytes) compared to most of the other laptops of this spec and age.

Chart Edit

Average Display Diagonal

The Lenovo S400 has a relatively average display diagonal (14 inches) compared to most of the other laptops that came out more than two years ago.

Chart Edit

Average Weight

At 1.8 kilograms, the Lenovo S400 has a relatively average weight compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the S400.

Chart Edit

Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour of Product
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Processor Manufacturer
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Cache
L3 Cache
System Bus Rate
Processor Threads
Processor Model
Processor Clock Speed
Processor Memory Channel
Processor Memory Clock Speed
Processor Memory Type
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Integrated 4G WiMAX
Processor Lithography
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Slots Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
PCI Express Configurations
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
ECC Supported by Processor
FSB Parity
Memory
Internal Memory
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slots
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Internal Memory Size
Hard Drive
Storage Medium
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Aspect Ratio
Full HD
LED Backlight
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter Family
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LightScribe
Audio
Built-In Subwoofer
Speaker Power
Number of Built-In Speakers
Audio System
Camera
Megapixel Count
Front Camera Resolution (numeric)
Built-In Camera
Networking
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
3G
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
DC-In Jack
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Windows Keys
Software
Operating System Installed
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel® Insider™
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Supported Instruction Sets
Processor Code
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Embedded Options Available
Execute Disable Bit
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel® Smart Cache
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Life (max)
Number of Battery Cells
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology
Graphics Adapter Family
Infrared Data Port

1 Award

hardwarezone.com.ph Recommended

Expert Reviews

(17)
24 October 2013

The laptop will feel under powered if you work on pro-development and editing software. However it's pricing gives it a turnaround if it is to be used for normal home use. It will run HD videos...

4 February 2013

Hardwarezone.com.ph

In September last year , Lenovo Philippines rolled out affordable and ultraportable computing solutions for mainstream Filipino users. These are the IdeaPad S300 and the IdeaPad S400 which are... Read more…

7 December 2012

It?s pretty, but its poor performance and touchpad leave the IdeaPad S400 behind its competitors...

1 September 2012

Shortly before the official launch of the latest IdeaPad notebook from Lenovo, we were fortunate enough to be given some time to fiddle around with the IdeaPad S400. Built as an entry level laptop... Read more…

30 November 2012

Proposé à un prix conseillé de moins de 500 ?, le Lenovo IdeaPad S400 sait ménager la chèvre et le chou. Il peut se montrer suffisamment performant lorsque cela est nécessaire ou économe si...

« Prev 1 of 4 Next »

User Reviews

(45)
Reviewed 12 December 2012 by Evansy
(Verified Purchase)

This is my first ever Amazon review and I admit it's mainly motivated by the fact that the product has been disappointing. I cannot fault Amazon's exchange service but thought that I may be able... Read more…

Reviewed 24 April 2013 by R. Fabisz
(Verified Purchase)

As a student I wasn't looking for anything expensive, I use my PC for heavy duty 3D modelling and gaming. For the price I paid £280 this thing is ideal. Perfect screen size 14 inch is exactly... Read more…

Reviewed 19 May 2013 by Pitban
(Verified Purchase)

Hello guys, I've been thinking about the laptop and made some reasearch - for me - the most important were: - 14" screen - good webcam - silent - good looking - So I will start with the camera -... Read more…

Reviewed 30 March 2013 by Pen Name

Very happy with the laptop works well, light and importantly it was good value for money. I use this for web access, email and some calculations and word processing...

Reviewed 21 May 2013 by Retrofairytales
(Verified Purchase)

Hi The lenovo ideapad s400 is very good purchase considering the price. I was lookin for a slim laptop with a not too small screen that looks good and has enough power for standard tasks and light... Read more…

« Prev 1 of 9 Next »

Brochures and Manuals

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 59341193, 59344806, 59350209, lenovo may4, lenovo may4h, lenovo may4hu, lenovo may4huk, 5934660859346610
Barcodes 00887263783860

Save Money with These Great Laptop Vouchers & Offers

£25 Off
Voucher
£25 Off Apple Mac orders over £350
Valid 25 Apr 16 - 25 Apr 17
15% Off
Voucher
15% Off for new customers
Valid 17 Mar 16 - 17 Mar 17
10% Off
Voucher
Dell are Offering 10% Off selected laptops
Valid 12 Jan 17 - 1 Feb 17
£25 Off
Voucher
£25 Off all Apple Macs over £350
Valid 20 Apr 16 - 21 Apr 17

See How Other Laptops Compare to the Lenovo S400

Fujitsu LifeBook E754 vs Lenovo S400

Fujitsu LifeBook E754 vs Lenovo S400
Fujitsu LifeBook E754
2 core Intel Core i3-4xxx 2.4GHz 4GB 320GB HDD 15.6"
Lenovo S400
2 core Intel Core i3-2xxx 1.4GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 14"
£ 651.20
Newer by 17 Months
Much Better Expert Reviews
Hugely Longer Battery Life
Bigger Maximum Internal Memory
Only One USB 2.0 Port
Vastly Smaller Hard Drive Capacity

Fujitsu LifeBook U554 vs Lenovo S400

Fujitsu LifeBook U554 vs Lenovo S400
Fujitsu LifeBook U554
2 core Intel Core i3-4xxx 1.7GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 13.3"
Lenovo S400
2 core Intel Core i3-2xxx 1.4GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 14"
£ 645.33
Expert Reviews Are Better
Longer Battery Life (max)
4GB Bigger Maximum Internal Memory
Two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantitys
One Less USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Slower On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Feedback