Summary: Average. Lenovo offers with the IdeaPad S500 a new ultrabook with Core i5 processor and GeForce GPU. In addition to the touchpad and keyboard the device can be operated via touchscreen. Lenovo wants about 700 Euros (~$932) for the notebook. Find out in our test if the ultrabook is good value or if you can find a better ultrabook for this price.
Pros: Good application performance, Sufficient for games, 24 month warranty, SSD cache, The good application performance
Cons: The fan creates a disturbing buzzing/whistling sound, Low-contrast, dark screen, Difficult to maintain, GPU throttling under full load, A better display and a quieter fan. Additionally, the ultrabook should have significantly better runtimes.