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Lenovo W541

Lenovo W541 4 Core Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.8GHz 16GB 512GB SSD 15.5" Laptop

4 Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.8GHz 16GB Jun 2015
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24 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This laptop supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many portable PCs of this age and type.

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Fairly Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

The average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of laptops that have been around for more than a year is 1,100MHz, and the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies range from 840MHz to 1,400MHz. At 1,300 megahertz, the Lenovo W541 has a fairly fast on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency compared to most of the other portable PCs that are a similar age to the W541.

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Lenovo Portable PCs Have Good Reviews

Lenovo has good average ratings for its many processor core portable PCs as well as across its entire portable PC range compared to other brands.

Fairly Fast Processor Clock Speed

At 2.8 gigahertz, the Lenovo W541 has a quite fast processor clock speed compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to the W541. The processor clock speeds of laptops that were released one year ago range from 1.3GHz to 3.1GHz.

If this Lenovo portable PC processor clock speed is not fast enough for you then you might want to consider the HP ZBook 17 G2[plb_3015481_price] (2.9GHz).

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Quite Big Internal Memory

The internal memory of comparable spec laptops that were released around the same time as the W541 range from 2GB to 32GB. The Lenovo W541 has one of the bigger internal memory (16 gigabytes) amongst similar spec laptops of this age.

If this portable PC internal memory is not big enough for you then you might also want to consider the HP ZBook 17 G2[plb_3015481_price] (32GB).

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Lenovo W541 has a full-size keyboard. Most of the other notebook PCs of a similar type and age to the W541 also have a full-size keyboard.

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Intel Core I7 Processor Family

This notebook PC has an Intel Core i7-4xxx processor family, which is the most frequently found processor family on notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as it.

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other many processor core portable PCs that have been around for more than a year, the Lenovo W541 has a front camera.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Lenovo W541 supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most similar spec laptops that are a comparable age to it. This Lenovo notebook PC supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most many processor core portable PCs that have been around for a similar time to it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. In addition, this portable PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds. Many processor core portable PCs that are a similar age to the W541 processor memory clock speeds range from 133MHz to 1,866MHz.

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SSD Storage Medium

The Lenovo W541 has an SSD storage medium which is better than most comparable spec laptops that are a similar age to it. Most laptops of a comparable age and spec to it have an HDD storage medium. Solid State Drives (SSD) store data in semiconductors on a circuit board rather than using magnetic or optical media. Solid State Drives have no moving parts which makes them very fast and reliable.

This notebook PC's storage medium (SSD) is in fact the best storage medium across all many processor core portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the W541.

Across comparable types of notebook PC the worst storage medium is HDD.

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Fairly Long Battery Life

Portable PCs of a similar spec and age to the W541 have battery lifes of between 3.1h and 5,200h, and the average battery life is 37h. With a battery life of 11 hours, the Lenovo W541 has one of the longer battery lifes amongst many processor core portable PCs of this age.

If this notebook PC battery life is too short for you then you might want to consider the Lenovo W541[plb_2941752_price] (11.1h).

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Nine Battery Cells

Most of the other notebook PCs of this spec and age only have between two and eight battery cells, however the Lenovo W541 has nine battery cells.

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Quite Big Battery Capacity

When compared to other laptops that were launched more than a year ago that we have assessed the battery capacity of, the Lenovo W541's battery capacity of 99.9 watt-hours is one of the biggest. The battery capacities of many processor core portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the W541 range from 22Wh to 2,700Wh.

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512 Solid-State Drive Capacity

The Lenovo W541 is a 512 gigabytes solid-state drive capacity laptop.

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4x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

The Lenovo W541 has a maximum memory slots of 4x SO-DIMM. That's over two times the memory slots of the most frequently found memory slot of 2x SO-DIMM.

A 4x SO-DIMM memory slot is in fact the best memory slots across all laptops of a similar type and age to the W541.

The worst memory slots across similar types of laptop is 1x SO-DIMM.

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Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory

At 32 gigabytes, the Lenovo W541 has a quite big maximum internal memory compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the W541. The smallest maximum internal memory of laptops that have been available for around the same time as the W541 is 2GB, the biggest is 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 17GB.

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Fairly Big Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)

At 32 gigabytes, the Lenovo W541 has a fairly big maximum internal memory (64-bit) compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable spec and age to the W541. Similar spec laptops that are a comparable age to the W541 have maximum internal memory (64-bit) of between 4GB and 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory (64-bit) is 20GB.

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Very Fast Maximum Turbo Frequency

With a maximum turbo frequency of 3.8 gigahertz, the Lenovo W541 has one of the faster maximum turbo frequencies amongst many processor core portable PCs of this age. Across all the notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to the W541 the maximum turbo frequencies range from 1.8GHz to 4GHz.

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L3 Processor Cache

The Lenovo W541 has a L3 processor cache which is better than the L2 processor cache found on most similar spec portable PCs that are a comparable age to it.

This laptop's processor cache level (L3) is in fact the best processor cache level across all portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the W541.

Across comparable types of laptop the worst processor cache level is L2.

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Two USB 2.0 Ports

Most many processor core portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as the W541 have between one and three USB 2.0 ports, including the Lenovo W541 which has two USB 2.0 ports.

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Quite Bright Display Brightness

With a display brightness of 350 candellas per square meter, the Lenovo W541 has a fairly bright display brightness compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that have been available for more than a year. The dimmest display brightness of notebook PCs that are a similar age to the W541 is 200 cd/m² and the brightest is 400 cd/m².

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Narrow

Notebook PCs of a similar type and age to the W541 have widths of between 260mm and 430mm, and the average width is 380mm. The Lenovo W541 is one of the narrower notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the W541 (only 376.6 millimeters) amongst comparable spec notebook PCs of this age.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This notebook PC has a GDDR5 discrete graphics memory type, which is the most frequently found discrete graphics memory type on portable PCs of a comparable age and type to it.

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10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This notebook PC Ethernet LAN data rate, which is the most commonly found Ethernet LAN data rate on notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to it.

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3 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

The Lenovo W541 does not have a touch sensitive screen, although keep in mind that most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that came out more than a year ago also do not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Quite Small Screen Size

With a screen size of only 15.5 inches, the Lenovo W541 has one of the smaller screen sizes amongst similar spec laptops of this age. The screen sizes of laptops of a comparable age and spec to the W541 range from 10" to 18".

If this notebook PC screen size is too small for you then you might want to consider the HP Omen 15-5110nr[plb_2986047_price] (15.6").

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Only 802.11a WiFi Standard

The Lenovo W541 has an 802.11a WiFi standard which is better than the 802.11n WiFi standard found on most many processor core portable PCs that are a comparable age to it.

This portable PC's Wi-Fi standard (802.11a) is in fact the worst Wi-Fi standard amongst all laptops of this spec and age.

Amongst comparable types of portable PC the best Wi-Fi standard is 802.11n.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo W541

Average Weight

With a weight of 2.5 kilograms, the Lenovo W541 has a relatively typical weight compared to most of the other similar spec laptops that were launched around the same time as the W541.

If you would consider a notebook PC with a heavier weight then you might want to look at the Acer Aspire E5-521[plb_2350905_price] (2.5kg).

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 512 gigabytes, the Lenovo W541 has a relatively standard total storage capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs of this type and age.

If you would prefer a portable PC with a bigger total storage capacity then you might also want to look at the HP Zbook 17 G2[plb_2966324_price] (750GB).

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Housing Material
Colour
Product Type
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Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Motherboard Chipset
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Cache
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Thread
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Processor Model
Processor Memory Channel
Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
Processor Memory Type
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Processor Lithography
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
PCI Express Configuration
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slot
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Memory Card
Integrated Card Reader
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Installed SSD
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Sensitive Screen
Panel Type
Display Brightness
Aspect Ratio
Full HD
LED Backlight
Display Surface
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Discrete Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LghtScribe Feature
Optical Drive
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Built-In Speaker
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
WiFi Standard
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
USB Sleep-and-Charge Port
USB Sleep-and-Charge
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Thunderbolt Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
DVI Port
VGA Port
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Island-Style Keyboard
Backlit Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Windows Key
Pointing Device
Operating System/software
Operating System
Recovery Operating System
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel Rapid Start Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Smart Response Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel Matrix Storage Technology
Intel Active Management Technology
Intel HD Audio Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Insider
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Supported Instruction Set
Processor Code
Intel FDI Technology
Intel TSX-NI
Intel QuickPath Interconnect
Intel Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technology
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Smart Cache
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel AES New Instructions
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Life
Battery Capacity
Battery Cell Count
Battery
Power
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Power
Security
Password Protection
Fingerprint Reader
Cable Lock Slot
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height At Front
Depth
Height At Rear
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Manual
Certificates
RoHS Compliance
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology
Intel Virtualization Technology

Expert Reviews

(6)
6 March 2015

Lenovo ThinkPad W541 Lenovo announced a strong candidate for the highly competitive workstation segment with the W-series. A very good keyboard, a convenient display, the solid performance with...

Retour en arrière... La nouvelle station de travail mobile de Lenovo de 15 pouces apporte de très légères modifications par-ci, par-là, notamment sur les périphériques d'entrée. Le Chinois... Read more…

5 March 2015

ThinkPad W541 to nowa propozycja Lenovo w kategorii mobilnych stacji roboczych. Laptop ten ma bardzo dobr? klawiatur?, sensown? matryc?, dysponuje solidn? wydajno?ci?. Nie jest bardzo ci??ki, wi?c...

3 September 2015

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Colorimeter
Port performance
Price
Temperatures under load
Clock fluctuations under load
Performance throttling on battery power
Case stability
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27 February 2015

Lenovo ThinkPad W541 Lenovo hat mit seiner W-Serie eigentlich einen heißen Kanditaten zum hart umkämpften Workstation-Rennen gemeldet. Eine sehr gute Tastatur, ein gelungenes Display, eine...

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lenovo p233001, lenovo p233001p

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