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Lenovo Ideapad S206

alaTest has collected and analyzed 30 reviews of Lenovo Ideapad S206. The average rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Reviewers really like the price and design. The size and portability also get good reviews. Opinions about the image quality and performance are mixed, and many are less positive about the battery.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Lenovo Ideapad S206 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Lenovo Ideapad S206

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 12 user reviews of Lenovo Ideapad S206 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops on Amazon.co.uk. Views about the price and design are overall positive. The performance and portability are also mentioned favorably. There are some critical reviews about the battery, and there are some mixed opinions about the image quality.

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75% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Lenovo Ideapad S206 11.6 inch laptop - White (AMD Dual Core E2-1800 1.7GHz, 4Gb RAM, 500Gb HDD, WLAN, BT, Webcam, Integrated Graphics, Windows 7 Home Lenovo Ideapad S206 11.6 inch laptop - White (AMD Dual Core E2-1800 1.7GHz, 4Gb RAM, 500Gb HDD, WLAN, BT, Webcam, Integrated Graphics, Windows 7 Home

Dec, 2017

Expert review by: (notebookcheck.net)

Review Lenovo Ideapad S206 M898UGE Netbook

 

275 Euro. It does not get much cheaper than this. With Lenovo fighting for market share, the Chinese manufacturer introduces its latest netbook – the Lenovo IdeaPad S206. Will a potential customer receive more value than this mobile netbook's rather...

Quiet, even under full load, Very cheap, USB 3.0 / Bluetooth, There should be more mini notebooks as light and quiet as this one

Prone to finger prints and scratches, Reflecting panel with low contrasts, Short battery life, small battery, Low performance in every respect, Keyboard with poor feedback, Difficult to upgrade, Few ports, Mobility. As this netbook cannot be used for...

Sep, 2012

Expert review by: Digit Laptops (digit.in)

Lenovo Ideapad S206 59 338053

 

The Lenovo Ideapad S206 59 338053 Laptop is meant for everyday use. It is ideal for home as well as office users. The laptop is powered by APU Dual Core 1.3 GHz processors. It has 2GB DDR3 RAM and comes with integrated 320 GB HDD that gives you ample...

Jul, 2013

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio system:HD / HDA
Built-in Microphone: Yes
Built-in speaker(s):Y / Yes
Built-in speakers: Yes
Number of built-in speakers:2
Speaker Power:1.5

Battery

Battery life (max):3.5
Battery Technology:Lithium Polymer (LiPo) / Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Number of battery cells:2 / 6

Camera

Front Camera:Y / Yes
Front camera resolution:1280 x 720
Front camera resolution (numeric):0.3 / 2

Certificates

Energy Star certified: Yes
EPEAT compliance:Silver
RoHS compliance: Yes

Design

Color of product:Black / Black, Grey / Grey / Pink / Pink, White / White
Form Factor:Clamshell
Product type:Netbook / Notebook

Display

3D:N
3D compatibility: No
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display Diagonal:11.6
Display Resolution:1366 x 768
Display Surface:Gloss
Full HD: No
HD type:Not supported
LED backlight: Yes
Touch screen: No
Touchscreen:N / No

Energy Management

AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240
AC adapter power:40

Graphics

Discrete graphics adapter:N
Discrete graphics adapter model: No
Discrete graphics memory type:DDR3
Maximum Resolution:1366 x 768
On-board graphics adapter:No / Yes
On-board graphics adapter family:AMD Radeon HD 6000 / AMD Radeon HD 7000
On-board graphics adapter model:AMD Radeon HD 6290 / AMD Radeon HD 6310 / AMD Radeon HD 7310 / AMD Radeon HD 7310G / AMD Radeon HD 7340 / AMD Radeon HD 7340G / No

Keyboard

Full-size keyboard: Yes
Keyboard backlit:Y
Keyboard language:
Keyboard Layout:QWERTY
Keyboard type:QWERTY
Numeric keypad:No / Yes
Pointing device:ThinkPad UltraNav / Touchpad
Windows keys:No / Yes

Memory

Internal memory:2 / 4
Internal memory type:DDR3-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:4 / 8
Maximum internal memory (64-bit):4
Memory clock speed:1066 / 1333 / 1600
Memory form factor:SO-DIMM
Memory layout:1 x 2 / 1 x 4
Memory layout (slots x size):1 x 2 / 1 x 4
Memory slots:1x SO-DIMM / 2x SO-DIMM
Memory slots (available):1

Networking

3G: No
4G:N / No
Bluetooth:No / Yes
Bluetooth version:4.0
Ethernet LAN:N / No / Y
Ethernet LAN connection:No / Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100,1000
Network standard:IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n
Networking standards:IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n

Operational Conditions

Operating altitude:0 - 95984.3
Operating relative humidity (H-H):5 - 85
Operating relative humidity range:5 - 85
Operating temperature (T-T):5 - 35
Operating temperature range (T-T):5 - 35
Storage relative humidity (H-H):5 - 95
Storage relative humidity range:5 - 95
Storage temperature (T-T):5 - 43
Storage temperature range (T-T):5 - 43

Optical Drive

LightScribe: No
Optical Drive Type: No

Other Features

Audio system:HD
Battery Type:2 Cell Lithium-Ion
Chassis type:
Compatible operating systems:Windows 7 Home Premium
Display:
Floppy drive installed: No
Graphics:Mobility Radeon 6310 / Radeon HD 7310 / Radeon HD 7340
Graphics adapter:Mobility Radeon 6310 / Radeon HD 7310 / Radeon HD 7340
Graphics adapter family:AMD / ATI
Infrared data port: No
Interface Type:Mini PCI; Integrated
Memory description:4 GB / 8 GB
PCI Bus:PCI/PCI Express
Service included:Depot
Wireless standard:Bluetooth 4.0; Lenovo BGN Wireless
Wireless Technology:802.11 b/g/n / LAN; PAN / Wi-Fi
Wireless transmission:--, --

Other features

Graphics adapter interface:Integrated
Memory module type:PC3-8500

Packaging Data

AC adapter bundled: Yes
AC adapter included:Y / Yes
Cables included:AC
Manual: Yes
Power cord included: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes
Warranty card: Yes

Performance

GPS: No
GPS (satellite):N

Ports & interfaces

CardBus PCMCIA slot type: No
Combo headphone/mic port: Yes
DC-in jack: Yes
Docking connector: No
DVI port:No / Yes
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
ExpressCard slot: No
HDMI ports quantity:1
Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
Headphone outputs:1
Microphone connectivity:3.5 mm
Microphone in:No / Yes
S/PDIF out port: No
SmartCard slot: No
TV out:N
TV out port: No
TV-out:N
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1 / 2
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:1
USB 3.0 ports quantity:1

Power

AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240
AC adapter power:40

Processor

Chipset:AMD A50M
Maximum number of SMP processors:1
Motherboard chipset:AMD A50M
Number of processors supported:1
Processor:C-50 / C-60 / E-300 / E1-1200 / E2-1800
Processor cache:0.5 / 1
Processor cache type:L2
Processor core voltage (AC):0.875 - 1.35
Processor cores:2
Processor family:AMD C / AMD E
Processor frequency:1 / 1.3 / 1.4 / 1.6 / 1.7
Processor front side bus:800
Processor Manufacturer: / AMD
Processor model:C-50 / C-60 / E-300 / E1-1200 / E2-1800
Processor socket:Socket FT1 BGA
Processor threads:2

Processor special features

Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology: No
Intel Active Management Technology: No
Intel Anti-Theft Technology: No
Intel Clear Video HD Technology: No
Intel Clear Video Technology:N / No
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID: No
Intel HD Audio Technology: No
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology: No
Intel Identity Protection Technology: No
Intel Insider: No
Intel InTru 3D Technology: No
Intel Matrix Storage Technology: No
Intel My WiFi Technology: No
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel Rapid Start Technology: No
Intel Smart Connect Technology: No
Intel Smart Response Technology: No
Intel Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel vPro Technology: No
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology: No
Intel® Active Management Technology (Intel® AMT):N / No
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT):N / No
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):N / No
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID):N / No
Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio):N / No
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):N / No
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT):N / No
Intel® Insider™: No
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:N / No
Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (Intel® MST):N / No
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):N / No
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel® Rapid Start Technology: No
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA):N / No
Intel® Smart Response Technology: No
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N / No
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):N / No
InTru™ 3D Technology: No

Security

Cable lock slot:Kensington / No
Fingerprint reader: No

Software

Operating system architecture:32-bit / 64-bit
Operating system installed:FreeDOS / Windows 7 Home Basic / Windows 7 Home Premium / Windows 7 Starter / Windows 8

Storage

Card reader integrated:No / Yes
Compatible memory cards:MMC, SD
Hard disk rotational speed:5400
Hard Drive Capacity:300 / 320 / 500
Hard Drive Interface:SATA / Serial ATA
Hard drive speed:5400
Host interface: / SATA
Number of hard drives installed:1
Storage media:HDD
Total Storage Capacity:300 / 320 / 500

Technical Details

CAS latency:
Hot-swap:
Wireless features:Lenovo BGN Wireless, Bluetooth Version 4.0

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:11.8 / 7.56
Height:0.815
Weight:2.62 / 2.87
Width:11.8 / 7.56