Saturday September 03 03:54 am
Lenovo ThinkPad Edge E220s Review
http://booredatwork.com/2011/09/02/lenovo-thinkpad-edge-e220s-review-portable-business/ Twitter http //twitter.com/booredatwork Facebook http //www.facebook.com/pages/Booredatwork/211909969459 Empireavenue http //www.empireavenue.com/boored The Lenovo E220s is a 12.1" Notebook from lenovo, that showcase the growth and majority of the company and the ThinkPad line of laptop. Which is well revered in the business world as a reliable on the go PC. The ThinkPad E220s is design in the same ultrabook vein as the ideaPad U260. Its got a 12.5" screen with a resolution of 1366x768 resolution, running window s7 Professional, 4GB DDR3 memory, 320GB HDD, builtin 720P webcam, standard ThinkPad keyboard and mouse pad and weights only 3.22LBS with a 43Whr battery Design Yes this maybe be a business laptop, but Lenovo did take its time in crafting this beauty, with a Soft matted top that has an LED indicator built into the ThinkPad logo. To the full fleshed out Lenovo keyboard with chicklet style keys that is very familiar and well laid out. The chrome trimming on the edges give it a very classic look. That expresses a sense of urgency that the system looks to provide to the user. The battery is non removable, but it does come with 2 USB 2.0, as well as an e-sata/USB port, HDMI-out, card reader, VGA port and a single headphone/speaker jack. Using The ThinkPad E220s feels and operates like a ThinkPad, which is a good thing. The keys are so well spaced for a smaller sized laptop, you tend to forget its only 12.5". The ThinkPad E220s runs surprisingly cool, using Intel's advanced cooling tech., you can barely hear the cooling fan, and at peak usage the unit was only slightly warm. The ThinkPad E220s also handles multitasking very well, ran a couple of scenarios, opening multiple browsers as well as rendering a video on the laptop using Power Director software. It Handled all those take surprising well for a system only sport 4GB of Ram and using an Intel Core i5 processor.