Pros

  • Good speed and battery life
  • Instant-on multimedia

Cons

  • Mouse buttons are uncomfortable to use

At A Glance

Stellar performance and solid specs--including ExpressCard and instant-on multimedia--but the mouse buttons are too stiff.

Manufacturer’s Description

The Lenovo 3000 V100 12.1" widescreen notebook is a new, sleek, ultraportable notebook line that offers worry-free computing experience and solid performance at a great value.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number 076329U
Battery Information
Battery Chemistry Lithium Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Capacity 5200 mAh
Interfaces/Ports
FireWire/i.LINK Yes
Total Number of USB Ports 3
Number of USB 2.0 Ports 3
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 12.10 "
Display Screen Type Active Matrix TFT Color LCD
Aspect Ratio 16:10
Screen Mode WXGA
Screen Resolution 1280 x 800
Color Supported 16.7 Million Colors
Graphics Controller Manufacturer Intel
Graphics Controller Model Graphics Media Accelerator 950
Storage
Storage Size 100 GB
Hard Drive RPM 5400
Optical Drive Type DVD-Writer
General Information
Manufacturer Lenovo Group Limited
Manufacturer Part Number 076329U
UPC Code 882861353101
Brand Name Lenovo
Product Name 3000 V100 Notebook
Marketing Information

The Lenovo 3000 V100 12.1" widescreen notebook is a new, sleek, ultraportable notebook line that offers worry-free computing experience and solid performance at a great value.

Product Model 076329U
Product Type Notebook
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.lenovo.com/us/en/
Product Series V100
Memory
Standard Memory 1 GB
Maximum Memory 2 GB
Memory Technology DDR2 SDRAM
Memory Standard DDR2-667/PC2-5300
Number of Total Memory Slots 2
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • 3000 V100 Notebook
  • Lithium Ion Battery
  • AC Adapter
  • Country-specific line cord
  • Publications group:
  • Lenovo 3000 V Series Setup Guide
  • Lenovo 3000 V Series Troubleshooting Guide
Additional Information

Built-in Device:

  • Microphone

Flash Memory Card Slot Supports:

  • Secure Digital card
  • xD-Picture card
  • Multimedia card
  • Memory stick card
  • Memory stick-pro card
Network & Communication
Wireless LAN Yes
Wireless LAN Manufacturer Intel
Wireless LAN Model PRO/Wireless 3945ABG
Wireless LAN Standard IEEE 802.11a/b/g
Ethernet Technology Fast Ethernet
Bluetooth Yes
Physical Characteristics
Color Silver
Built-in Devices
Microphone Yes
Processor & Chipset
Processor Manufacturer Intel
Processor Type Core Duo
Processor Model T2500
Processor Speed 2 GHz
Cache 2 MB
Bus Speed 667 MHz
Software
Operating System Windows XP Professional
Input Devices
Pointing Device Type TouchPad
I/O Expansions
Expansion Slot Type ExpressCard/54

Performance

Battery
Battery Life (Office Applications) 4:02   (hh:mm)
Gaming
Far Cry, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 9.66   Frames per second (higher is better)
Doom 3, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 5.9   Frames per second (higher is better)
Multitasking
World Bench 6 Multitasking 486.0
Performance
World Bench 5 Rating Superior
World Bench 5 Score 93.0
ACD Systems ACDSee 659.0
Ahead Nero 931.0
Windows Media Encoder 314.0
WinZip 407.0
Adobe Premiere 468.0
Musicmatch Jukebox 514.0
Discreet 3ds Max OpenGL 603.0
Roxio VideoWave 274.0
Number of Included Batteries 1.0
Mozilla 390.0
Adobe Photoshop 351.0
Discreet 3ds Max DirectX 367.0
Microsoft Office XP 549.0