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MX150 in Ideapad 320S is reducing clock speed

Q: MX150 in Ideapad 320S is reducing clock speed

Hi,the Geforce MX150 is reducing it's clock speeds, after it goes over 61°C.Changing to "prefer max performance" in the nvidia settings didn't change anything.Also the memory speed is only 40.1GB/s instead of the rated 48.1GB/s.Any ideas?

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Hello - Is the turbo boost on the machine originally enabled or disabled? I saw another post with turbo boost issues, but wondering whether users could check or know whether theirs had it enabled or disabled? - Some people have reported fans pulsing now and again. Any update from lenovo on this? Thanks all

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Do you know when the ideapad 720s (with 8th gen cpu) with the GeForce mx150 will be released in the UK (if at all)?I can see it on several european websites and also on the US store but I cannot see it on the UK store. I have tried to contact sales through chat but they are unsure. I need to buy a laptop soon and dont know whether to buy the older version with the 940mx, or wait for the newer version with the mx150 (which is what I would rather do, hopefully before black friday sales) but that would depend on the release date.Would appreciate if someone from lenovo could give me a specific date?Thanks in advance 

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Hello.  I really like this laptop but the frame rate drop is sometimes annoying. Anyone else experienced this issue? I've updated all the drivers. Any suggestions for a fix would be great.

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Hi,
 
Is it normal when i play CSGO on minimum settings about 1h and i see my CPU and GPU burn at 75celsius? Laptop is only 2week old.. And if I play on high settings its burn more or no? I want save my ideapad 520 or i can play on high and no wories? in low settings my laptop burning slowly then on high settings??
 
Mod's Edit: System model added to the front of Subject line to improve visibility / clarity.
 

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Already upgraded to Win10 pro, could ffind all drivers everything is OK but I wanted to install Win7 32bits on a second SSD I added in order to run some old applications impossible to run under Win10. Is there  any compatible drivers fro 32 bits?From some other model I could use? 

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It has been 2 weeks since I own this laptop, the laptop is pretty decent for my daily activity with the laptop.But my current problem is, previously FN + F8 (which is a key to turning on/off the camera) however is not working anymore. Back then it was working I just need to press FN + F8 to disable or enable my camera. The same problem as the FN + F7 (airplane mode). I know I can just do it manually on Windows but it's not practical the way we have these buttons.Thank you in advance.

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I am planning to buy IDEAPAD 320 SLIM I5 (MINERAL GREY) MODEL:  80X4004QIHhttps://www.shoplenovo.co.in/lenovo-ideapad-laptop-320s-i5-80x4004qih.html   I will be using this laptop for- Internet browsing with 5-7 tabs including FB/youtube, on chrome/firefox- Skype, Google chat- Seeing photos from internal HDD/USB/External HDD , 8-10 at a time with basic editing like cropping- Tally (accounting software)- Word/excel - 2-3 files at a time, with split view for seeing 2 files at a time- google photos and google docs- Use USB external Keyboard/mouse all time- NO GAMES- My data is around 300GB in total (now-150GB and projected additional 150GB in next 3 years) - Wishing for atleast 60-90 mins of battery backup My questions- Can i put in Intel Optane 16GB memory in this model, is it required for my task list.- Can I put in 4/8GB DD4 Ram in addition to the 4GB ram that is soldered, to make it a 8/12 GB Ram laptop, is it required for my task list- Is additional RAM OR intel Optane 16GB OR both required for my usage. Is this laptop ideal one for my usage or should I look for some other model, I want a 14" or lesser FHD screen, NON touch Thanking in advance for suggestions

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 offer some help from your side , recently i purchased a new ideapad 320s, i3, 7gen, 4gb ram, 1TB hdd, turns out to be one of the slowest laptop in the world!
 
Mod's Edit: Additional information added to Subject line for clarity of issue and moved post to its own thread.
 

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Hello everyone.Recently I've bought Ideapad 320S-14IKB for my daughter. She was using it while AC adapter was plugged in, but for some reason it wasn't charging and the battery went completely empty. Now it doesn't charge at all and won't turn on. What should I do/check? Is there some simple solution or should I take it to the service?Thnx.

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Hi all, Firstly am new to the forum and have tried to search for my issue and not been able to find an answer.  Today I wanted to do a complete reset of my laptop. I restarted my laptop, whilst holding shift to bring up the reset options. I opted for a completed reset and deletetion of all files. Once done I was greeted by the log on page but the only user was 'other user'. So with no way to log on I went onto safemode to create another user which didn't work. I also tried removing other user and enabling admin, which didn't work. I've tried the repair image option on the reset page and it says admin not enabled.  Any advice would be more than welcome. Thanks in advance.  Will

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Hi All, I'm using Lenovo Ideapad 320S-13IKB with Core i3 7100U processor Right now I'm considering to upgrade my SSD. But I still have no idea if it support NVME only, or M.2 only, or it support both NVME and M.2. So, can anyone inform me about SSD compatibility on Ideapad 320S-13|KB? Thank you.

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Hi, Both the retailers website and the product information on lenovo.com suggest there should be a discrete Nvidia GPU on this model.  I cannot see this within 'Device Manager' - I only see 'Intel UHD graphics 620' Can someone please advise how I enable this, if at all possible? Thanks    

A:Ideapad 320S 14IKB - Discrete GPU?

Hi cirruslogic,
 
Welcome to the Community Forums.
 
Ideapad 320S 14IKB comes in different variants. Those that have discrete GPU and those that only have Intel as seen here on the listed models. WOuld you share your MTM number from the sticker or get it from here.
 
Update us soon as convenient.
 
Regards

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frequency or type ram compatible to upgrade, and does this device support intel optane?

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I recently bought a Lenovo ideapad 320s. I wanted to dual boot Ubuntu with the preinstalled Windows 10. But the pendrive isn't booting in UEFI mode. I dont want Ubuntu in legacy( though it worked in legacy mode) as i have to press the novo button everytime to boot to windows.I have scrapped every forum and posts about the same but failed to do so.Please tell me if it possible else i have to return the laptop.

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Hello, I understand that the specifications on this site say that the 14" Ideapad 320s comes with 4GB of RAM soldered on the motherboard and 4GB of RAM in a DDR4 slot. My question is, can a 16GB DDR4 RAM card be inserted into the DDR4 slot on the motherboard? If not, can you explain why, for a reason other than it is what the specifications say? Just because the laptop isn't sold with more than 8GB of RAM doesn't necessarily mean that it is the maximum RAM that this machine can hold. 64-bit machines running Windows 10 Pro can support up to 512 GBs of RAM, unless there is a BIOS limitation. Thanks.

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 Hello,since im not really experienced in modifying hardware I wanted to ask If I can buy lenovo 320s 15" with HDD and switch it with my samsung pro 850 256gb ssd 2.5" sata III disc. 

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I have an Ideapad 320s and the power cable isn't long enough for my needs and would like a longer cable can't seem to find a longer than standard one. I really need it to be 3m long and suitable for the UK, at least, do any of you guys know where I can get one?This is my first post so I hope this is ok.Many thanks

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Hey!I came across the product page of my laptop in the Lenovo India site and saw that the Ideapad 320S has an empty m.2 slot that can support Optane Drives. I was wondering if there can be an official confirmation for Optane support or am I limited only to m.2 SSDs? Model: Ideapad 320S - i5 7200U - 4GB - 1 TB HDDCountry of Purchase: India 

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I have an Ideapad 320S 14IKB with std. 4GB RAM. What is the maximum RAM that can be installed? One module to be replaced or spare slot?How do I, if possible to upgrade, open the unit and get access to the replaceable RAM module or expantion slot?

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Hello everyone, Can you please tell how can I calibrate battery for Lenovo ideapad 320s 14ikb? It is 30 days new, with actual battery power of 26980/30000 mWh at 100% of charge (about 27000/30000mWh for last 30 checks, never gone over)  Thank you

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Hey!I came across the product page of my laptop in the Lenovo India site and saw that the Ideapad 320S has an empty m.2 slot that can support Optane Drives. I was wondering if there can be an official confirmation for Optane support or am I limited only to m.2 SSDs? Model: Ideapad 320S - i5 7200U - 4GB - 1 TB HDDCountry of Purchase: India 

A:M.2 Optane Support for Ideapad 320S

Try contacting the technical support team. Let us know if you are able to install optane,it would be great if its possible . Amazon India is selling 16GB optane at just around 4000 Rs.

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How do i install ubuntu 18.04 along with windows 10 on my lenovo ideapad 320s ?

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I got this computer about a month ago. When I used the keyboard hotkeys to turn the mic, touchpad, camera on/off an indicator pops up on the screen to show if the device is on or off. Since last week this stopped occuring. The button still turns off the devices but it doesn't show me what state the device is in anymore. Anyone else seen this? Did Lenovo or Windows update break something?

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Hi Folks, I bought an Ideapd 320s with a really weak battery (30Wh , 2 cells) which barely lasts 1.5 hours .  Elsewhere this laptop sells with a much better battery of 52Wh, 3cells.Does anyone know if I can simply buy the stronger battery and install it ? Any other alternative? Thankso_w

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Hey guys. I need your help. I have got an ideapad 320s and it is 6 months old. After an windows 10 update, it wont turn on anymore. I have tried a lot of things, but the laptop wont turn on. I tried to contact lenovo support, but they dont reply me. Could you help me out, please? Thanks a lot.

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I have a Lenovo Ideapad 320S-14IKB (Model: 80X400G5IN) with 1 TB HDD. The HDD is slow. I want to upgrade to an SSD. Can the HDD be upgraded in this model (or) does it have an extra slot for HDD + SSD memory? Will Lenovo support/service be able to help me upgrade it?     

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Hi!I'm trying to figure out if the 320s is included in the iws program, so I could upgrade from my good old u430.I called the Israeli Lenovo number and they said that Lenovo stopped the IWS completely, is that true?Thanks,Shlomi

A:IdeaPad 320s International Warranty

Hello and welcome,
 
I can't give you a 100% answer, but from what I can see on the support site the 320s does not have an IWS option, but other machines certainly do.
 
Going to SUPPORT above, entering IdeaPad 320s and then checking IWS, there is no phone list, and no offer to enter a serial number.  Doing the same thing with a Yoga 920 does produce an international contact list.  Using a ThinkPad model # asks for a SN, and will presumably offer a contact list once that's entered.
 
FWIW,
Z.

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I bought an Ideapad 320s-151kb. Looking at the motherboard, there is this empty slot:   My question is: Can I add a PCIe SSD to this slot?

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Hello,  I would like to ask about backlit in Lenovo IdeaPad 320S 14" | IntelŪ Core? i5-8250U - 8GB RAM - 256GB Dysk - GF920MX - Win10As I know this notebook has only standard keyboard without backlit.Is there or will be any way to replace the keyboard to backlit option? Product no. 81BN0012PB on ebay we can see backlit keyboards but I don't know if I'm looking good. https://www.ebay.com/itm/New-Lenovo-IdeaPad-320-14AST-320-14IAP-320-14ISK-320S-14IKB-Keyboard-US-Bac... Could you help? 

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Hi all I just bought a Ideapad 320S that came with a 1T SATA hardisk i think of puting in a M.2 ssd as my OS boot drive and 1T hardisk as secondary store disk. Which M.2 SSD is compatible with 320S?? so far i don't see anyone talking about it yet. I have try using my old M.2 sata SSD and i am not able to detect the hard drive in bios, will M.2 PCIe SSD version able to detect?? if yes which brand or model is support for Ideapad 320S.  Thanks in advance.

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Hi,I have recently bought a 320s which came with a 128GB M.2 SSD. Now, I have installed a Samsung Evo 250GB SSD in the SATA interface and figured I'd use the stock 128GB for storage. For less confusion, I removed the 128GB, inserted the 250GB, installed Windows 10, and refitted the 128GB afterwards.  The Windows 10 installation works fine. However, I can't see the 128GB disk - it doesn't show in BIOS or Disk Management in Windows.  Is the 320s not capable of running SATA and M.2 disks at the same time, or is this a BIOS / software misconfiguration? I have installed the latest BIOS update, Intel Storage drivers and so on.Thanks for any input! 

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I bought a brand new Ideapad 320S last week and today I noticed a strange buzzing sound which seems to be comng from the bottom of the laptop. The buzzing sound occurs roughly every 5 seconds and seems to stop when the fan starts to run. The sound comes back when the fan stops. After some time it changes to a grinding sound. Laptop was only bought last week... Can someone please give some advice on this? thanks  

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My lenovo ideapad 320s do not wake up after sleep. When the device goes into sleep I can hear it is on but the screen do not light up, I have to manually power it down by holding the power key for some time. It all started after I updated the display drivers from lenovo vantage app. I have applied every possible fix but to no avail. The keyboard and mice driver settings do not have power management tab so the widely used fix can't be used. I am using WIndows 10 fall creaters update, all the drivers are latest. Please help.

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Hello,I am an owner of a Lenovo Ideapad 320S. Unlike other models, this one does not include playback control in hotkey mode, i.e. none of the fn functions allow to control playback of Windows media player, Spotify or similars. I know that an Hotkey feature integration software by Lenovo exists, but my model is not supported (it's mostly for Thinkpads). Is there a way for me to change the function of the keys or some other workaround? Best regards,Francesco

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I just bought 320s14-ikbI did not realize the resolution is only 1366*768 until I open the box.Mine is 80x4000wus and it is HD only.there is also same model that has FHD 1920*1080.Here is the question....Can I replace the LCD with FHD 1920*1080??If possible, I would like to buy one on ebay.Many thanks in advance.

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Lenovo IdeaPad 320S-13lKBModel Name: 81AKSerial No: YD03273MMachine Type model: 81AK007AGE I already have an NVIDIA GeForce MX150 GPU (4GB). However this particular model is not CUDA compatible, which is necessary for my purpose, of training datasets for deep learning programs. I'd like to upgrade the GPU such that it is CUDA compatible. The list is given here.  1. Can my PC's GPU be upgraded to fit the purpose?2. If yes, which CUDA compatible GPU will work the best?3. Do you have any other suggestions? 

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I noticed a series of white lines appearing on the screen of my laptop a couple of days ago, and on further inspection,found what appeared to be a series of creases or linear dents on the lid of the device (pictured). I was just wondering whether anyone else has experienced the same issue or might have a view on what caused it? I spoke to a friend of mine who works with computers and he suggested it might be caused by heat damage?

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I just unboxed my 320S. The specs on the machine should be more than enough to allow for multitasking and handling streaming and basic work tasks, but the machine is struggling to load even the rich text editor in the online program I work with. It's also been unable to stream videos (beyond YouTube length shorts) without pausing and needing to be reloaded.Is this a common problem with machines running Windows 10? Is there something I can/should do to boost performance?

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I consider purchase of Ideapad 320s 13.3" however it is hard to find any information about display quality. Is there any realible opinion on it? Is there any way to estimate sRGB coverage other than waiting for online reviewers?Can I safely assume that it is going to provide as vivid colors as I previously experienced in Y580?

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I have the IdeaPad 320s 13.3 inch which comes with a 4GB RAM. Is this model upgradable to 8GB RAM? What kind of RAM do I need to find to make sure it is compatible with the laptop?

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 The laptop or better Lenovo asked for an update. Now after the update my password is gone. There is only the message: regarding security purposes your PIN is no more available and you have to enter a new password!!!But it is only possible to start the laptop with a password. So it is like a cycle... Could anyone help???

A:Ideapad 320s-14IKB after update password gone

Hi Chris3112,
 
Welcome to the Community Forums.
 
You may check on this discussion regarding update issue.
 
Regards

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