Lenovo Launches Ideapad S540 With NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Graphics
Lenovo first showcased its Ideapad S540 notebook with GeForce MX250 graphics at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES 2019), and the company has now launched the same laptop with NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 graphics. The laptop is aimed towards entry-level gamers and content creators who don’t want to shell out a lot of money for a powerful laptop. Gamers can play their favourite games in Full HD resolution on the Ideapad S540.
Lenovo Ideapad S540 Specifications And Features
The laptop features a 15.6 inch Full HD IPS display with 300 nits of brightness. It runs on the 8th Gen Intel Core i7 (i7-8565U) processor, which is bundled with up to 12GB of RAM and up to 512GB PCIe SSD for storage. As mentioned previously, the Ideapad S540 features NVIDIA’s latest mobile graphics chip, the GTX 1650. It is based on the Turing architecture, which provides higher performance than its predecessors while consuming lesser power.
As per reports, the performance levels of the GTX 1650 are almost 70 percent better than the GeForce GTX 1050 graphics card. The 4GB GDDR5 GPU chip features a total of 896 CUDA cores with a base clock speed of 1485 MHz and a turbo boost up to 1665 MHz. It does not require it’s separate power source, instead, it consumes power from the 75W power input from the PCIe bus. The company claims that the laptop provides a power backup of up to 12 hours. The Lenovo Ideapad S540 weighs at 1.8 kilograms.
Expected Price And Availability
As of now, the product listing can be seen on Lenovo’s UK website sans any price for the same. However, given the inclusion of the GeForce GTX 1650 graphics, the laptop is expected to retail for somewhere around the price point of INR 60,000. Further details regarding the availability are expected to be revealed soon by the company.