Lenovo Ideapad 100S
|Feature||Spec||What it means|
|Connectivity||USB ports: 0
|Whether you wish to transfer files or connect up to external hardware like a monitor or printer, the slots on your laptop are required and very helpful.
The most used slots you will need on the laptop are USB to connect hardware such as key boards and HDMI for connecting to a monitor.
|RAM||2 GB||The more RAM in your laptop enables it to complete more jobs at once. random access memory is mainly used up if you have a number of programs running concurrently. 4GB+ RAM will be ideal for someone who enjoys multitask. High demand applications such as image editing and the latest games can require 8GB. When general web browsing 2GB is all that is needed.|
|Battery||8 hours (31.9 watt_hours)||The battery on a computer can be plugged in to recharge but some models of laptop drain the battery faster.
Be aware that the battery life varies depending on current power consumption. The batteries should range from 3-12 hours. When the battery ages the battery life will go down. When you are out of the office, it is good to have the laptop with more batteries.
|Processor||4x Intel Atom Z3735||The CPU generally decides the speed and strength of your computer. The processor acts like the mind of the laptop. It dictates to the laptop what needs doing and when to accomplish.
There are a number of processor units available. The two largest manufactures are AMD & Intel.
In the main Intel processors are better than AMD chips but more expensive.
|(OS) Operating System||Windows 10||The three main varieties of OS, Microsoft Windows, Mac and Linux based Android. All are extremely advanced operating systems and run efficiently. Common programmes like MS Office can only run on MS Windows.
Mac OSX is popular for its graphics and publishing software. Android is designed for netbooks and mobile phones.Chrome OS is the recent addition to this list, known for being easy to use when web browsing and checking E-mails.
|Hard Drive||32 GB||The harddisk on your computer is where a users songs, movies, photos and files are stored. HDs are measured in GB or TB with one terrabyte is 1000 gigabytes. Videos take up a lot spacean standard movie should require between 1-2 gigabytes.
Hard disks typically range between 128GB to 2TB.
|Screen||11.6 inches –||The dimensions of the screen on a laptop will determine the overal physical size of the machine. The tinyest screens are as small as eleven inches and the largest are over 18″. A large screen size often means higher resolution, which is useful when working on the computer for long periods. HD displays have at least a 1720 x 1080 pixels screen resolution.|