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Lenovo W541 4 Core Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.8GHz 16GB 512GB SSD 15.6" Laptop

4 Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.8GHz 16GB Jul 2015
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23 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This notebook PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many comparable spec portable PCs that are a similar age to it.

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Very Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

Laptops of a similar age and spec to the W541 have on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies of between 840MHz and 1,400MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency is 1,100MHz. When compared to other many processor core portable PCs that have been available for a similar time to the W541, the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of the Lenovo W541 of 1,300 megahertz is one of the fastest.

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Lenovo Laptops Have Good Reviews

Lenovo many processor core portable PCs have good reviews on average and across all laptops Lenovo is one of the better rated brands.

Quite Fast Processor Clock Speed

Across all the portable PCs of a similar spec and age to the W541 the processor clock speeds range from 1.3GHz to 3.1GHz, and the average processor clock speed is 2.3GHz. At 2.8 gigahertz, the Lenovo W541 has a quite fast processor clock speed compared to most of the other laptops that have been around for around the same time as the W541.

If you would prefer a faster processor clock speed then you might want to consider the HP ZBook 17 G2[plb_3015481_price] (2.9GHz).

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Fairly Big Internal Memory

The Lenovo W541 has a fairly big internal memory (16 gigabytes) compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that have been on the market for more than a year. Across all the many processor core portable PCs that were released around the same time as the W541 the internal memory range from 2GB to 32GB.

Notebook PCs with a bigger internal memory that might also be worth considering include the HP ZBook 17 G2[plb_3015481_price] (32GB).

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

Like most of the other comparable spec laptops that have been around for more than a year, the Lenovo W541 has a full-size keyboard.

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Intel Core I7 Processor Family

This laptop has an Intel Core i7-4xxx processor family, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this age and type.

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that were released more than a year ago, 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 portable PCs of a similar spec and age to it. This laptop supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most notebook PCs that were released one year ago support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. In addition, this Lenovo notebook PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds. Across all many processor core portable PCs that are a similar age to the W541 the best memory clock speeds supported by processor is 1,866MHz and the worst is 133MHz.

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SSD Storage Medium

The Lenovo W541 has a better storage medium than most notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to it. This notebook PC has an SSD storage medium, whereas most many processor core portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as 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 portable PC's storage medium (SSD) is in fact the best storage medium amongst all many processor core portable PCs that were launched around the same time as the W541.

Amongst comparable types of portable PC the worst storage medium is HDD.

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Fairly Long Battery Life

The average battery life of portable PCs of this age and spec is 37h, and the battery lifes range from 3.1h to 5,200h. At 11 hours, the Lenovo W541 has a quite long battery life compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that were released around the same time as the W541.

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Very Fast Maximum Turbo Frequency

With a maximum turbo frequency of 3.8 gigahertz, the Lenovo W541 has a quite fast maximum turbo frequency compared to most of the other laptops of this age and type. Across all the notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to the W541 the maximum turbo frequencies range from 1.8GHz to 4GHz.

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Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory

Across all the laptops of this spec and age the maximum internal memory range from 2GB to 32GB. The Lenovo W541 has one of the bigger maximum internal memory (32 gigabytes) amongst portable PCs of this age.

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512 Solid-State Drive Capacity

The Lenovo W541 has bigger solid-state drive capacity than most of the portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the W541. Most of the many processor core portable PCs that are a comparable age to the W541 only have between 8 and 511 solid-state drive capacity, however this Lenovo notebook PC has 512 solid-state drive capacity.

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Nine Battery Cells

The Lenovo W541 is a nine battery cell count portable PC. Most of the other notebook PCs of this age and spec only have between two and eight battery cells.

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L3 Processor Cache

The Lenovo W541 has a better processor cache level than most many processor core portable PCs that are a comparable age to it. This Lenovo notebook PC has a L3 processor cache, whereas most comparable spec notebook PCs that are a similar age to it have a L2 processor cache.

This portable PC's processor cache level (L3) is actually the best processor cache level amongst all portable PCs of a similar age and type to the W541.

Amongst similar types of portable PC the worst processor cache level is L2.

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Quite Big Battery Capacity

The battery capacities of comparable spec portable PCs that are a similar age to the W541 range from 22Wh to 2,700Wh. At 99 watt-hours, the Lenovo W541 has a quite big battery capacity compared to most of the other laptops that have been around for around the same time as the W541.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This notebook PC has an 802.11a|802.11ac|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many laptops of this spec and age.

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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 a 2x SO-DIMM notebook PC, which is the most frequently found memory slots.

This notebook PC's memory slots (4x SO-DIMM) is in fact the best memory slots amongst all notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the W541.

Amongst similar types of notebook PC the worst memory slots is 1x SO-DIMM.

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Quite Bright Display Brightness

The display brightnesss of laptops that came out around the same time as the W541 range from 200 cd/m² to 400 cd/m². At 350 candellas per square meter, the Lenovo W541 has a quite bright display brightness compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the W541.

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Narrow

The Lenovo W541 is one of the narrower portable PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the W541 (only 376.6 millimeters) amongst many processor core portable PCs of this age. The average width of portable PCs of this type and age is 380mm.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This portable PC has a GDDR5 discrete graphics memory type, which is the most frequently found discrete graphics memory type on comparable spec portable PCs that are a similar age to it.

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10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This portable PC Ethernet LAN data rate, which is the most commonly found Ethernet LAN data rate on laptops that came out around the same time as it.

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2 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

The Lenovo W541 does not have a touch sensitive screen. Most of the other portable PCs of this age and type also do not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Very Low Speaker Power

The average speaker power of many processor core portable PCs that have been around for a similar time to the W541 is 1.5W. At only 1 Watt, the Lenovo W541 has a quite low speaker power compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that are a comparable age to the W541.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo W541

Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when this portable PC was released.

Average Screen Size

The Lenovo W541 has a fairly typical screen size (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that were released around the same time as the W541.

If you would prefer a notebook PC with a bigger screen size then you might want to look at the X70-B[pl_2971307_price] (17.3"), or the Satellite C70D-C[pl_2978038_price] (17.3") both from Toshiba or the Acer Aspire ES1-711[plb_2971844_price] (17.3").

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Average Weight

At 2.7 kilograms, the Lenovo W541 has a pretty standard weight compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that were released more than a year ago.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

The Lenovo W541 has a fairly average total storage capacity (512 gigabytes) compared to most of the other notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the W541.

If you would prefer a portable PC with a bigger total storage capacity then you might want to consider the Toshiba C55[plb_2992854_price] (750GB).

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
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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 Layout
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Memory Card
Integrated Card Reader
Solid-State Drive Interface
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Installed SSD
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Sensitive Screen
Typical Contrast Ratio
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 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
Speaker Power
Built-In Speaker
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera
Networking
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
WiFi Standard
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
Mini DisplayPort/Thunderbolt Combo Port
USB Sleep-and-Charge Port
USB Sleep-and-Charge
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in 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
Password Protection
Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
Fingerprint Reader
Cable Lock Slot
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height At Front
Depth
Height At Rear
Width
Packaging Data
Warranty Card
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...

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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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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
Barcodes 00889233134757, 00889800686108

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