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Lenovo W541

Lenovo W541 4 Core Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.8GHz 8GB 256GB SSD 15.6" Laptop

4 Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.8GHz 8GB Jun 2015
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23 Reasons For

Fairly Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

The Lenovo W541 has a fairly fast on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (1,300 megahertz) compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that were released around the same time as the W541. The slowest on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to the W541 is 840MHz, the fastest is 1,400MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency is 1,100MHz.

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64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This laptop supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most frequently supported processor operating mode on many processor core portable PCs that were released around the same time as it.

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Lenovo Has Good Portable PC Reviews

We calculated the average reviews for all Lenovo laptops and also specifically for Lenovo many processor core portable PCs and found that in both cases Lenovo had good reviews compared to other manufacturers.

1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution of the Lenovo W541 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than the most frequently found display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution is actually the best display resolution amongst all laptops of a similar spec and age to the W541.

Amongst similar types of portable PC the worst display resolution is 1366 x 768 pixels.

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Very Fast Processor Clock Speed

With a processor clock speed of 2.8 gigahertz, the Lenovo W541's processor clock speed is one of the fastest amongst laptops that have been available for a comparable time to the W541. Notebook PCs of a similar type and age to the W541 have processor clock speeds of between 1.3GHz and 3.1GHz, and the average processor clock speed is 2.3GHz.

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

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

Like most of the other many processor core portable PCs that were released more than a year ago, the Lenovo W541 has a full-size keyboard.

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Intel Core I7 Processor Family

This portable PC has an Intel Core i7-4xxx processor family, which is typical of many laptops of a comparable age and type to it.

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Has a Front Camera

The Lenovo W541 has a front camera. Most of the other notebook PCs of a similar type and age to the W541 also have a front camera.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Lenovo W541 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than most portable PCs of this age and spec. Most notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. In addition, this notebook PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds. Across all portable PCs of a comparable age and type to the W541 the worst memory clock speeds supported by processor is 133MHz and the best is 1,866MHz.

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SSD Storage Medium

The Lenovo W541 has a better storage medium than most many processor core portable PCs that are a similar age to it. This laptop has an SSD storage medium, whereas most many processor core portable PCs that were launched 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 notebook PC's storage medium (SSD) is actually the best storage medium amongst all many processor core portable PCs that were released more than a year ago.

The worst storage medium across similar types of notebook PC is HDD.

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Quite Long Battery Life

When compared to other laptops that were released around the same time as the W541 that we have checked, the Lenovo W541's battery life of 11.1 hours is one of the longest. Across all the many processor core portable PCs that were released one year ago the battery lifes range from 3.1h to 5,200h, and the average battery life is 37h.

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Fairly Big Battery Capacity

The average battery capacity of laptops of a similar age and spec to the W541 is 77Wh, and the battery capacities range from 22Wh to 2,700Wh. At 99.9 watt-hours, the Lenovo W541 has a fairly big battery capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs that are a similar age to the W541.

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Very Big Maximum Internal Memory

At 32 gigabytes, the Lenovo W541 has a very big maximum internal memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to the W541. The average maximum internal memory of many processor core portable PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the W541 is 17GB.

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Very Big Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)

Portable PCs that were released around the same time as the W541 have maximum internal memory (64-bit) of between 4GB and 32GB. With a maximum internal memory (64-bit) of 32 gigabytes, the Lenovo W541 has a very big maximum internal memory (64-bit) compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the W541.

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Quite Fast Maximum Turbo Frequency

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

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Nine Battery Cells

Most of the other notebook PCs that have been around for more than a year only have between two and eight battery cells, however the Lenovo W541 has nine battery cells.

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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 age and spec.

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L3 Processor Cache

The Lenovo W541 has a L3 processor cache which is better than most notebook PCs of this age and type. Most notebook PCs of this age and spec have a L2 processor cache.

This laptop's processor cache level (L3) is actually the best processor cache level across all many processor core portable PCs that were released around the same time as the W541.

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

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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.

This notebook PC's memory slots (4x SO-DIMM) is actually the best memory slots across all similar spec laptops that came out more than a year ago.

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

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Two USB 2.0 Ports

The Lenovo W541 is a two USB 2.0 port portable PC. Most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to the W541 have between one and three USB 2.0 ports.

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Narrow

The average width of many processor core portable PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the W541 is 380mm, and the widths range from 260mm to 430mm. At only 376.6 millimeters, the Lenovo W541 is quite narrow compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the W541.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This laptop has a GDDR5 discrete graphics memory type, which is typical of many many processor core portable PCs that are a similar age to it.

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10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This laptop Ethernet LAN data rate, which is the most frequently found Ethernet LAN data rate on laptops of a comparable spec and age to it.

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4 Reasons Against

Very Small Total Storage Capacity

The average total storage capacity of similar spec portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the W541 is 780GB, and the total storage capacity range from 32GB to 2.2TB. At only 256 gigabytes, the Lenovo W541 has a quite small total storage capacity compared to most of the other laptops that are a comparable age to the W541.

If this portable PC total storage capacity is not big enough for you then you might want to look at the Lenovo W541[plb_2941752_price] (500GB), or the Acer Aspire ES1-531[plb_2941757_price] (500GB).

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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 spec and age also do not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Very Low Speaker Power

Laptops of this age and spec have speaker power of between 1W and 4W. At only 1 Watt, the Lenovo W541 has a fairly low speaker power compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the W541.

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Heavy

The Lenovo W541 is one of the heavier many processor core portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as the W541 (2.7 kilograms) amongst many processor core portable PCs of this age. Notebook PCs that were released one year ago have weights of between 580g and 3.8kg, and the average weight is 2.4kg.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo W541

Average Internal Memory

The Lenovo W541 has a fairly standard internal memory (8 gigabytes) compared to most of the other laptops of this type and age.

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Average Screen Size

With a screen size of 15.6 inches, the Lenovo W541 has a relatively standard screen size compared to most of the other laptops that came out around the same time as the W541.

If this laptop screen size is too small for you then you might want to look at the Toshiba Satellite C70D-B[plb_2999024_price] (17.3"), or the HP ZBook 17 G2[plb_3015479_price] (17.3").

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Specification

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System Bus Data Transfer Rate
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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)
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PCI Express Configuration
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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 Interface
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Installed SSD
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Sensitive Screen
Typical Contrast Ratio
Display Brightness
Aspect Ratio
Full HD
LED Backlight
Display Surface
HD Type
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On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Maximum Resolution
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
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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
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Audio
Built-In Microphone
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Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera
Networking
4G
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
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Full-Size Keyboard
Spill Resistant Keyboard
Backlit Keyboard
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Pointing Device
Operating System/software
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
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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)
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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
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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
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Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Manual
Certificates
Certification
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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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 k2100, lenovo i74810, lenovo k2100m, lenovo 20ef000, lenovo i74810m, lenovo 20ef002, lenovo i74810mq, lenovo 20ef002s, lenovo 20ef000l, lenovo 20ef000lu, lenovo 20ef002su, lenovo 20ef002sus, lenovo 20ef000lus
Barcodes 00889233137864, 06953040937734

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