Lenovo Ideapad (Lenovo-A12-Laptop)
Samsung Chromebook 3 (XE500C13-K04US)

Lenovo Ideapad (Lenovo-A12-Laptop) vs Samsung Chromebook 3 (XE500C13-K04US)

Comparison summary

For performance Lenovo Ideapad has a lot faster processor. It also has more memory.

Samsung Chromebook 3 is cheaper.

The laptops have different operating systems, Ideapad has Windows 10 and Chromebook 3 has Chrome OS.

Ideapad has a bigger screen. For portability Chromebook 3 is lighter. It's also thinner and smaller in size.

They have different storage types, Ideapad has an 1000gb HDD and Chromebook 3 has an 16gb SSD.

Lenovo Ideapad (Lenovo-A12-Laptop)
Samsung Chromebook 3 (XE500C13-K04US)

Lenovo Ideapad (Lenovo-A12-Laptop)

Samsung Chromebook 3 (XE500C13-K04US)

Compare specifications

Lenovo Ideapad (Lenovo-A12-Laptop)Samsung Chromebook 3 (XE500C13-K04US)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
AMD A12-9720PIntel Celeron N3060
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a laptop.
8gb4gb
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
Integrated graphics-
Screen size
15.6″11.6″
Screen resolution
HD (1366 x 768 pixels)HD (1366 x 768 pixels)
Weight
5.07 lbs (2.3 kg)2.54 lbs (1.15 kg)
Size (length x width x height)
14.84 x 10.2 x 0.39 inches11.37 x 8.04 x 0.7 inches
(37.69 x 25.91 x 0.99 cm)(28.88 x 20.42 x 1.78 cm)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 10Chrome OS
Hard drives
1000gb HDD16gb SSD
Amazon.com List Price
$349.00$219.99
Amazon.com Lowest New Price
$349.00$169.99
Amazon.com Lowest Used Price
$295.00$145.00
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Amazon.com description

Lenovo Ideapad 15.6" HD High Performance Laptop (2017 ), AMD A12-9720P Quad core processor 2.7GHz, 8GB DDR4, 1TB HDD, DVD, Webcam, WiFi,Bluetooth, Windows 10, Platinum gray

Windows 10 operating system Windows 10 brings back the Start Menu from Windows 7 and introduces new features, like the Edge Web browser that lets you markup Web pages on your screen. Learn more › 15.6" display Typical 1366 x 768 HD resolution. Energy-efficient LED backlight. 8GB system memory for advanced multitasking Substantial high-bandwidth RAM to smoothly run your games and photo- and video-editing applications, as well as multiple programs and browser tabs all at once. 1TB hard drive for ample file storage space Holds a sizeable collection of digital photos, music, HD videos and DVD-quality movies. AMD Radeon R7 Integrated graphics chipset with shared video memory provides solid image quality for Internet use, movies, basic photo editing and casual gaming.

AMD A12-Series CPU

8GB system memory for advanced multitasking

1TB hard drive for ample file storage space

5.6" display Typical 1366 x 768 HD resolution. Energy-efficient LED backlight.

Samsung Chromebook 3, 11.6", 4GB RAM, 16GB eMMC, Chromebook (XE500C13)

Built-in security features ensure you're protected from viruses and malware. No setup or long load times-simply log in with a Google account, and you're in. Navigate your world with Chrome OS. Get the best of Google, Gmail, Maps, Docs and Pics, and back everything up safely in the cloud. And since your Chromebook gets free updates automatically, it will only get better. Built-in security features ensure you're protected from viruses and malware. No setup or long load times-simply log in with a Google account, and you're in. Navigate your world with Chrome OS. Get the best of Google, Gmail, Maps, Docs and Pics, and back everything up safely in the cloud. And since your Chromebook gets free updates automatically, it will only get better. A battery that gets up to 11 hours on a single charge1 means you can view the news over coffee in the morning, check emails at lunch then surf social media after dinner, all without having to recharge. Plus it's made for the long run, since it continues to retain most of its capacity even after 3 years' use.

11.6 inch ( 1366 x 768), 16:9

Intel Celeron Processor N3060, 1.6 GHz to 2.48 GHz

4 GB Memory. Spill Resistant - Yes

Google Chrome system. Brightness: 220 units