The IdeaStick Stick 300 Is Lenovo’s Portable Windows PC

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What might seem like an over-sized memory stick at first glance, is actually a fully-operating Windows PC. Lenovo’s IdeaStick Stick 300 provides the user with an experience of a Windows PC, even without the high-end specifications, the IdeaStick Stick 300 is still attracting attention as it is offered at a more appealing price as compared to the previous Intel Products of similar nature.

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The IdeaStick Stick 300 is HDMI enabled, and it allows the user to access their Windows PC on any HDMI-equipped screen or TV into a Windows PC. The purpose of the IdeaStick is to allow the user to use their Windows PC anywhere with the help of a HDMI-equipped screen. The device is designed to be affordable and portable, that makes it the ideal device for a number of scenarios, like taking it along on a vacation or using it as a media hub.

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The hardware is not as exciting as you’d like in a Windows PC, but with that much space to house the whole PC, Lenovo did do an excellent job. The Lenovo IdeaStick Stick 300 provides its buyers with 2 GB of RAM, 32 GB of Internal Storage and runs on Intel Atom Processor (Z3735F).

The IdeaStick is to be shipped with Windows 8.1, and will be eligible for a Windows 10 update when the update rolls out on July 29. The IdeaStick Stick 300 provides the user with a number of connectivity options like Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.0 and also provides the user with a microSD slot.

There have been other such products in the market, the Intel Compute Stick being an example was launched in a lower-end Ubuntu powered version priced at $89 and a high-end variant that matched the specifications of the Lenovo IdeaStick Stick 300 but costs $20 more than the Lenovo device.

Considering all these market pricings, The Lenovo IdeaStick Stick 300 seems like a pretty good deal for those looking for a portable Windows solution. The design is quite adequate, functional looking and simple with only 15 mm (0.59 in) in thickness.

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The IdeaStick Stick 300 was planned to be launched in July for $129.