Lenovo Ideapad 530S 14-Inch Review

Latest pricing, specs and Lenovo Ideapad 530S 14-Inch gaming laptop review. How many PC games will it run? Is it a good choice for a PC gamer? Should you buy this laptop?

This Lenovo laptop features a NVIDIA GeForce MX150 graphics card, an Intel Core i7-8550U CPU and 8 GB of RAM.

You get a 14 inch laptop - smaller, but also lighter, weighing only 3.5 lb (1.59 kg).

As for price this is a comparatively cheap gaming laptop under $1000.

Unfortunately, this laptop won't run games like Fortnite, Apex Legends, Minecraft, PUBG and GTA V. PCGameBenchmark reviews are based on how many of the best PC games a PC can run. This laptop can run 469 of the top 1000 games - so we give it a 46% rating.

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Lenovo Ideapad 530S 14-Inch
PCGameBenchmark Rating: 19%

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Lenovo Ideapad 530S 14-Inch Specs

CPU

Intel Core i7-8550U

GPU

NVIDIA GeForce MX150

RAM (Memory)

8 GB RAM

Screen Size

14 inches (35 centimeters)

Screen Resolution

2560 x 1440 pixels (1440p WQHD)

Weight

3.5 lb (1.59 kg)

Dimensions (L x W x H)

32.51 cm x 1.78 cm x 22.61 cm
12.8 in x 0.7 in x 8.9 in

Brand

Lenovo

Series

Lenovo Ideapad

Model Number

81EU000JUS
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Lenovo Ideapad 530S 14-Inch PC Gaming Performance

This computer will run 199 of the top PC games. Use PCGameBenchmark's Rate My PC service to test your current set up and set how it compares.

Which games can it run?

Can It Run GTA 5?

This Lenovo gaming laptop doesn't meet the recommended system requirements for GTA 5 but it can play the game with lowered settings.

Can It Run Fortnite?

This Lenovo gaming laptop doesn't meet the recommended system requirements for Fortnite but it can play the game with lowered settings.

Can It Run Apex Legends?

This Lenovo gaming laptop doesn't meet the recommended system requirements for Apex Legends but it can play the game with lowered settings.

Lenovo Ideapad 530S 14-Inch Features

  • (deleted 1.8GHz, added Fingerprint reader) UNEXPECTED POWER AND STYLE: 8TH Gen Intel Core i7-8550U Processor, NVIDIA GeForce MX150 Discrete Graphics, 8GB DDR4, 256GB Pcle SSD, 14" WQHD Display, Harman speakers with Dolby Audio, Fingerprint reader, Up to 8
  • SLEEK PORTABILITY: The IdeaPad 530S is effortlessly portable, starting at just .65" thin and 3.5 lbs. And with its polished aluminum finish and understated Onyx Black color, you'll make a statement wherever you go. .
  • ACCELERATE YOUR GRAPHICS: Up your game with NVIDIA GeForce MX150 discrete graphics card powered by NVIDIA Maxwell (TM) architecture. You'll enjoy smooth, power-efficient performance whether you're gaming or tackling intensive video and photo editing task
  • MULTIMEDIA HUB: Immerse yourself in vibrant detail, color, and clarity with a WQHD (2560 x 1440) wide-angle display. Get more from your entertainment with Harman Speakers optimized with Dolby Audio (TM).
  • ULTRASECURE AND FAST: Log in to your Ideapad 530S and make secure payments via PayPal-with just one touch of your finger, thanks to Windows Hello. Your personal information is wrapped in three layers of security, so you can rest easy.

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