Ultrabooks produced by Lenovo have good reviews on average compared to other brands. We also checked the reviews for all laptops (not just ultrabooks) and found that Lenovo also has good reviews across its entire range.
Has a Full-Size Keyboard
The Lenovo U410 has a full-size keyboard. Most of the other ultrabooks that came out around the same time as the U410 do not have a full-size keyboard.
Has a Front Camera
The Lenovo U410 has a front camera. Most of the other portable PCs of this age and type also have a front camera.
1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The Lenovo U410 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than most portable PCs of this age and spec. Most notebook PCs of this spec and age support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. This laptop also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.
This laptop's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across all notebook PCs of this age and type.
The worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst comparable types of laptop is 133MHz.
Fairly Big Total Storage Capacity
The Lenovo U410 has one of the bigger total storage capacity (524 gigabytes) amongst notebook PCs of this age. Across all the portable PCs of this age and spec the total storage capacity range from 64GB to 1.1TB.
Quite Big Screen Size
The screen sizes of portable PCs of this age and spec range from 11" to 18", and the average screen size is 14". The Lenovo U410 has one of the bigger screen sizes (14 inches) amongst similar spec laptops of this age.
If you are looking for a notebook PC with a bigger screen size then you might also want to consider the Lenovo T440s (14.1").
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L3 Processor Cache
This laptop has a L3 processor cache, which is the most frequently found processor cache on portable PCs that are a similar age to it.
802.11n WiFi Standard
This laptop has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is the most commonly found WiFi standard on ultrabooks that have been on the market for around the same time as it.
64-Bit Operating System Architecture
This portable PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many similar spec notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago.
AC Cable Included
This laptop has an AC cable included, which is typical of many portable PCs of this age and spec.
2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot
The biggest memory slots of the Lenovo U410 is 2x SO-DIMM. That's over two times the memory slots of the most frequently found memory slot of 1x SO-DIMM.
A 2x SO-DIMM memory slot is actually the best memory slots amongst all notebook PCs of this type and age.
Amongst comparable types of laptop the worst memory slots is 1x SO-DIMM.
GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type
This notebook PC has a GDDR3 discrete graphics memory type, which is the most commonly found discrete graphics memory type on portable PCs of this age and spec.
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Only Not Supported HD Type
The HD type of this portable PC is Not supported, which is the most frequently found HD type on portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to it.
Across all the notebook PCs of this age and type the weights range from 870g to 3.3kg. At 1.8 kilograms, the Lenovo U410 is fairly heavy compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the U410.
Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution
This portable PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many comparable spec portable PCs that came out around the same time as it.
Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen
Most similar spec portable PCs that are a comparable age to the U410 do not have a touch sensitive screen. The Lenovo U410 is no exception to this as it too does not have a touch sensitive screen.
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Only Intel Core I3-3xxx Processor Family
The Lenovo U410 has a better processor family than most ultrabooks that are a comparable age to it. This notebook PC has an Intel Core i3-3xxx processor family, whereas most laptops that have been available for a comparable time to it have an Intel Core i5 processor family. Notebook PCs of this spec and age processor families range from Intel Core i3-2xxx to Intel Core i7-3xxx.
Only 24 Solid-State Drive Capacity
Most ultrabooks that have been on the market for around the same time as the U410 have between 16 and 511 solid-state drive capacity, including the Lenovo U410 which has 24 solid-state drive capacity.
Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate
This notebook PC Ethernet LAN data rate, which is typical of many ultrabooks that have been around for around the same time as it.
Very Dim Display Brightness
The dimmest display brightness of notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to the U410 is 200 cd/m², the brightest is 500 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 280 cd/m². With a display brightness of only 200 candellas per square meter, the Lenovo U410 has a fairly dim display brightness compared to most of the other laptops of a similar spec and age to the U410.
Only 2.1 Bluetooth Version
This laptop supports a 2.1 Bluetooth version, which is the most commonly supported Bluetooth version on similar spec notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years.
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Released Over Four Years Ago
It was over four years ago when this ultrabook was released.
Average Battery Life
The Lenovo U410 has a fairly average battery life (8 hours) compared to most of the other portable PCs of this spec and age.
If this notebook PC battery life is not long enough for you then you might want to look at the Lenovo X1 Carbon (8.2h and higher rated).
Average Internal Memory
At 4 gigabytes, the Lenovo U410 has a fairly standard internal memory compared to most of the other laptops that have been around for around the same time as the U410.
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Average Processor Clock Speed
The Lenovo U410 has a relatively typical processor clock speed (1.8 gigahertz) compared to most of the other laptops of a similar spec and age to the U410.
HDD Storage Medium
The Lenovo U410 has an HDD storage medium which is better than the SSD storage medium found on most laptops of this age and spec. 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.
Intel Core i3, Intel Core i3-3xxx
Processor Clock Speed
Intel HM77 Express, Intel HM77
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Memory Channel
Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
333, 1333, 133, 1600
Processor Memory Type
DDR3-SDRAM, DDR3L-SDRAM, DDR3L
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Integrated 4G WiMAX
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
PCI Express Configuration
1x16, 1x1, 2x8, 1x8, 1x8+2x4, 2x4
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
Processor Cache Type
Maximum Internal Memory
Available Memory Slot
1 x 4
Memory Clock Speed
Total Storage Capacity
HDD, HDD+SSD, SSD, SSD
Integrated Card Reader
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Installed
1366 x 768
Touch Sensitive Screen
Typical Contrast Ratio
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Intel HD Graphics, Intel HD Graphics 4000, Intel HD Graphics 400
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
NVIDIA GeForce GT 610M
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
DisplayPort, DisplayPort, Embedded DisplayPort (eDP), HDMI, Serial Digital Video Out (SDVO), VGA (D-Sub)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Dolby Home Theater v4
Front Camera Resolution
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
Wireless LAN Connection
Fast Ethernet, WLAN
3G Network Access Module
Ports & Interfaces
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Headphone Out Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Absolute Reminder,Adobe Reader 10.0,Cyberlink YouCam 3.0,Intel Identity Protection,OneKey Rescue System,VeriFace 4.0,Windows Live Essentials ,Intelligent Touchpad,Internet Explorer 9.0
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel Rapid Start Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Smart Response Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel Matrix Storage Technology
Intel Active Management Technology
Intel HD Audio Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Supported Instruction Set
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Execute Disable Bit
Thermal Monitoring Technology
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Smart Cache
Processor Package Size
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery Cell Count
Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion), Lithium
External Power Adapter
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240
AC Adapter Frequency
50, 60, 50/60
Weight & Dimensions
AC Adapter Included
Quick Start Guide
Energy Star Certified
Intel Visual Technology
Intel Clear Video HD, Intel Insider, Intel InTru 3D, Intel Quick Sync Video