Pros

  • Includes a fingerprint reader
  • Strong WorldBench 5 performance

Cons

  • Disappointing battery life

At A Glance

This Lenovo offers peppy WorldBench performance and a big hard drive, but its battery life is far from stellar.

Manufacturer’s Description

Lenovo 3000 N100 offers stylish and functional widescreen notebook combined with popular features at a great price. This notebook is designed to meet the needs of small business professionals.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number 07682CU
Battery Information
Battery Chemistry Lithium Ion (Li-Ion)
Interfaces/Ports
FireWire/i.LINK Yes
S-Video Yes
Total Number of USB Ports 4
Number of USB 2.0 Ports 4
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 15.40 "
Display Screen Type Active Matrix TFT Color LCD
Aspect Ratio 16:10
Screen Mode WSXGA+
Screen Resolution 1680 x 1050
Color Supported 16.7 Million Colors
Graphics Controller Manufacturer NVIDIA
Graphics Controller Model GeForce Go 7300
Graphics Memory Technology DDR2 SDRAM
Graphics Memory Accessibility Semi-shared
Storage
Storage Size 100 GB
Hard Drive Interface Serial ATA
Hard Drive RPM 5400
Optical Drive Type DVD-Writer
General Information
Manufacturer Lenovo Group Limited
Manufacturer Part Number 07682CU
UPC Code 882861429271
Brand Name Lenovo
Product Name 3000 N100 Notebook
Marketing Information Lenovo 3000 N100 offers stylish and functional widescreen notebook combined with popular features at a great price. This notebook is designed to meet the needs of small business professionals.
Product Model 07682CU
Product Type Notebook
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.lenovo.com/us/en/
Product Series N100
Memory
Standard Memory 512 MB
Maximum Memory 2 GB
Memory Technology DDR2 SDRAM
Memory Standard DDR2-667/PC2-5300
Number of Total Memory Slots 2
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • 3000 N100 Notebook
  • Lithium-Ion Battery
  • AC Adapter
Additional Information

Bus Type Architecture:

  • PCI/PCI Express

Flash Memory Card Slot Supports:

  • Secure Digital Card
  • xD-Picture Card
  • MultiMedia Card
  • Memory Stick 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
Height 1.5"
Width 14.2"
Depth 10.5"
Weight (Approximate) 101.44 oz
Color Premium Silver
Processor & Chipset
Processor Manufacturer Intel
Processor Type Core Duo
Processor Model T2400
Processor Speed 1.83 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 PC Card Type II

Performance

Battery
Battery Life (Office Applications) 2:40   (hh:mm)
Gaming
Unreal Tournament, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 80.67   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 127.77   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament, 1024 by 768, 16-Bit 152.51   Frames per second (higher is better)
Return to Castle Wolfenstein, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 53.7   Frames per second (higher is better)
Return to Castle Wolfenstein, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 77.47   Frames per second (higher is better)
Return to Castle Wolfenstein, 1024 by 768, 16-Bit 75.93   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 41.59   Frames per second (higher is better)
Doom 3, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 26.4   Frames per second (higher is better)
Multitasking
World Bench 6 Multitasking 493.0
Performance
World Bench 5 Score 91.0
World Bench 5 Rating Good
Adobe Premiere 509.0
WinZip 471.0
Roxio VideoWave 288.0
Mozilla 394.0
Microsoft Office XP 571.0
ACD Systems ACDSee 703.0
Ahead Nero 834.0
Windows Media Encoder 329.0
Discreet 3ds Max OpenGL 336.0
Musicmatch Jukebox 552.0
Number of Included Batteries 1.0
Adobe Photoshop 350.0
Discreet 3ds Max DirectX 338.0