Our review of the Lenovo IdeaPad 3 15ADA6 (82KR00BYFR).
A sleek, versatile budget laptop with a slim and lightweight silver design Lenovo IdeaPad 3 15ADA6 (82KR00BYFR) Equipped with 12GB of RAM and a 15-inch Full HD non-reflective display, it benefits from a fast 512GB of SSD storage that enhances its responsiveness. Running Windows 11, this USB-C laptop is suitable for everyday use with an AMD Picasso Quad Core Ryzen 5 processor that lets you play light titles with RAM and Radeon Vega 8 graphics.
Features Lenovo IdeaPad 3 15ADA6 (82KR00BYFR)
|Screen(s)||15.6” Full HD LED 250 cd/m² (1920×1080, anti-reflective)|
|Processor||AMD Ryzen 5 3500U Picasso (2.1 GHz, 4 cores, TDP 15W)|
|Installed RAM (maximum)||12 GB (4 GB soldered + 8 GB) DDR4 2400 MHz (20 GB), 1 slot (occupied)|
|Graphics card||Integrated into the AMD Radeon Vega 8 processor|
|Storage||512 GB M.2 SSD (NVMe PCIe 3.0 x4, 2242) + 1 free 2.5-inch slot|
|connectors||1 USB 3.2 (Gen1) + 1 USB 2.0 + 1 USB 3.2 Type-C (Gen1), HDMI 1.4b, SD/SDHC/SDXC/MMC|
|Network||Wi-Fi 5ac (2×2), Bluetooth 5.0|
|Audio system||2 speakers (2 x 1.5 W), Dolby Audio|
|Operating system||Windows 11 64 bit|
|Declared autonomy / Battery||4 hours / Li-ion 38Whr|
|Weight / Dimensions (mm)||1.85 Kg / 362.2 x 253.4 x 19.9|
Lenovo IdeaPad 3 15ADA6 (82KR00BYFR) versus the competition
Lenovo IdeaPad 3 15ADA6 (82KR00BYFR) is currently on display Rise in E. Leclerc and ranks as one of the cheapest in its class to offer such a high amount of RAM, but meets rivals equipped with a newer and more efficient processor.
Lenovo IdeaPad 3 15ADA6 (82KR00BYFR) chassis, connectors, screen
With a slim and light Platinum Gray light silver design, this versatile laptop computer has a sober and elegant look.
It is equipped with good connectivity, including 1 USB-C, a practical HDMI video output to easily connect it to a TV or monitor, Wi-Fi ac and Bluetooth 5.0 wireless modules for connections and remote communication, an audio port or 2 USB. 1 USB 3.0 (USB 2.0 Compliant) Guarantees transfers up to 10 times faster than USB 2.0 when a USB 3.0 device is connected.
The display is ready for High Definition, including videos, as it accepts a precise Full HD image associated with the 16:9 format. Because it is anti-reflective, the screen is more readable in a brighter environment (such as outdoors) than a glossy panel.
Performance, Lenovo IdeaPad 3 15ADA6 (82KR00BYFR) autonomy
Lenovo IdeaPad 3 15ADA6 (82KR00BYFR) is a thin and light High Definition 15-inch laptop designed for everyday general purpose use.
It stands out with a good amount of RAM at an average of 12GB which is very noticeable in multitasking.
It supports the older generation AMD Quad Core APU (Accelerated Processor) Ryzen 5 3500U low power Picasso processor well.
This dual is ideal for everyday use like office automation and internet surfing. And thanks to the Radeon Vega 8 graphics solution integrated directly into Ryzen 5, light gaming, of course, allows you to view photos and videos.
On the storage side, there’s a 512GB SSD that rivals the standard hard drives.
Although it is quieter, it consumes less energy, it is more robust and faster.
As a result, SSD provides better fluidity and responsiveness in day-to-day compared to everyday life.
Thanks to the SSD, we benefit from faster start/stop, processing and launching programs or even faster access to online games cards.
What if 512GB is too tight? You can then use an external storage device such as a USB 3.0 / USB-C device to take advantage of fast transfers.
You can also add a second SSD or hard drive to the existing 2.5-inch slot.
As for the autonomy of this versatile silver computer, which can easily be carried as an Ultrabook thanks to its lightness and slimness, expect about 4 hours of battery life with light use.