- The complete PC fits in anyone’s palm
- Price is $99.99 which includes Windows 10 home
- Video streaming capability up to 1080p
- Provides Built-in facilities of Bluetooth, MicroSD Card slot etc.
- Cooling fan makes some noise can felt in a silent room
- RAM, On-board storage, and performance is limited
- Requires one full-size USB port
The Lenovo Ideacentre Stick 300 Win 10 PC performs same as the original Compute Stick. But from the view of competition, it may vary.
Lenovo Ideacentre Stick 300 | Features & Design
Windows “Stick PC” released in recent 2015 as Intel Compute Stick. The price of this device was $84.00 at Amazon.com. But with full windows license the device costs $149.00.
At a glance, this Ideacentre Stick 300 package is similar to the Intel Compute Stick at 99.00 USD with Windows 10 home. The later version of Intel Compute Stick with the latest atom “Cherry Trial” in 2016 cost 135.00USD at Amazon.com.
Lenovo Ideacentre Stick 300 is only 100 mm of length. It contains Windows 10 Home including 2GB RAM and 32GB disk space (on-board). Lenovo does not mention about the external MicroSD card size. But from the user reviews on Lenovo site found up to 128GB. Lenovo Ideacentre Stick 300 is a very powerful device, considering its configuration.
By this device, you can do office works, web surfing including streaming.
The Ideacentre Stick 300 designed as a big size flash drive. Lenovo Ideacentre Stick 300 is affordable powerful pocket-sized PC which you can carry anywhere anytime. This device size is 4 X 1.5 X 0.5 inch and weight is only 1/10 pound. You can use this just by connecting to any HDMI TV or Monitor as a complete PC. This is just a plug n play device.
The body of Lenovo Ideacentre Stick 300 made by Plastic and the edges are much rounded of which reveal the HDMI port. The package of this device includes a battery, 10-watt power adapter and a Female to Male HDMI extender. Extender helps a flexible connection which protects your device.
Before switching on this device you have to connect power adapter which length is 36 inch. To start the device it is essential to press the Power button which is located at the Right-Front side of the device.
Specifications/ Technical Details
Here is the specific technical details of Lenovo Ideacentre Stick 300 we can see as follows:
Processor: Intel® Atom™ Z3735F (Processor)
Operating System: Windows 10 (Home)
Memory: 2GB (DDR3)
Storage: 32GB (eMMC)
Dimensions: 3.94 inch x 1.50 inch x 0.59 inch or 100mm x 38mm x 15mm (W x D x H)
Weight: Starting at 0.1 lbs or 65g
Ports: 1 port – HDMI-out, 1 port – USB 2.0, 1 port – Micro SD Slot, 1 port – Micro USB (to Charge)
WiFi: WiFi 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetooth®: Bluetooth® 4.0
The development of technology brought computer as a big flash drive from a huge size. This PC Stick might be helpful for somebody is some specific purpose. So it’s time to gain benefits of technology. Cheers!