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Lenovo X250 2 Core Intel Core I5-5xxx 2.2GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 12.5" Laptop

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2 Intel Core I5-5xxx 2.2GHz 4GB Apr 2015
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Weighing in at less than 3 lbs and measuring 20.3mm at its thickest point, the X250 is ultraportable without sacrificing anything in terms of ports, connectivity, or durability. Full-sized and... More
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7 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This notebook PC supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most frequently supported processor operating mode on medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to it.

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Lenovo Has Good Laptop Reviews

Lenovo is one of the superior laptop manufacturers according to average reviews from experts and users, and Lenovo also has good reviews for its medium processor core notebook PCs.

1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Lenovo X250 supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most laptops that are a comparable age to it. This notebook PC supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. This portable PC also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds. The worst memory clock speeds supported by processor of all notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the X250 is 133MHz and the best is 1,866MHz.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

Like most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that came out around the same time as the X250, the Lenovo X250 has a full-size keyboard.

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Has a Front Camera

The Lenovo X250 has a front camera. Most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the X250 also have a front camera.

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Fairly Fast Hard Drive Speed

The average hard drive speed of portable PCs of this age and spec is 5,800 RPM. The Lenovo X250 has one of the faster hard drive speeds (7,200 revolutions per minute) amongst similar spec notebook PCs of this age.

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Narrow

The average width of medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the X250 is 360mm. The Lenovo X250 is fairly narrow (only 305.5 millimeters) compared to most of the other notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the X250.

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10 Reasons Against

Very Small Screen Size

With a screen size of only 12.5 inches, the Lenovo X250 has one of the smaller screen sizes amongst comparable spec laptops of this age. The screen sizes of comparable spec laptops that came out more than a year ago range from 11" to 18", and the average screen size is 15".

If this laptop screen size is too small for you then you might also want to consider the Acer Aspire V3-371[plb_3006284_price] (13.3").

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Only HDD Storage Medium

This laptop has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many laptops that were released more than a year ago. HDD is a traditional storage drive which stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are slower than other forms of storage such as solid state drives (SSD) and flash drives.

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This laptop has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that were launched more than a year ago.

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Very Small Internal Memory

The smallest internal memory of similar spec laptops that are a comparable age to the X250 is 2GB, the biggest is 16GB, and the average internal memory is 6.3GB. The Lenovo X250 has a fairly small internal memory (only 4 gigabytes) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this age and type.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

The Lenovo X250 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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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)

Portable PCs of this age and type have maximum internal memory (64-bit) of between 2GB and 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory (64-bit) is 13GB. The Lenovo X250 has a quite small maximum internal memory (64-bit) (only 8 gigabytes) compared to most of the other laptops that were released one year ago.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory

At only 8 gigabytes, the Lenovo X250 has a fairly small maximum internal memory compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the X250. The average maximum internal memory of laptops that have been around for a similar time to the X250 is 14GB, and the maximum internal memory range from 2GB to 32GB.

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Quite Slow Maximum Turbo Frequency

The slowest maximum turbo frequency of comparable spec laptops that were launched more than a year ago is 1.8GHz and the fastest is 3.7GHz. With a maximum turbo frequency of only 2.7 gigahertz, the Lenovo X250 has a quite slow maximum turbo frequency compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that were released one year ago.

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Quite Small Hard Drive Capacity

With a hard drive capacity of only 500 gigabytes, the Lenovo X250 has one of the smaller hard drive capacity amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age. The smallest hard drive capacity of medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the X250 is 5GB and the biggest is 2TB.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This laptop supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is the most frequently supported Bluetooth version on notebook PCs of this age and type.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo X250

Average Processor Clock Speed

The Lenovo X250 has a pretty typical processor clock speed (2.2 gigahertz) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to the X250.

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Intel Core I5-5xxx Processor Family

This laptop has an Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family, which is the most frequently found processor family on notebook PCs of a similar type and age to it.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the Lenovo X250 has a pretty standard total storage capacity compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the X250.

If you would prefer a laptop with a bigger total storage capacity then you might want to look at the T450s[pl_3046986_price] (512GB), or the X1 Carbon[pl_3081569_price] (512GB) both from Lenovo.

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Specification

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Intel Visual Technology
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Expert Reviews

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24 November 2015

The Lenovo ThinkPad X250 is designed to withstand the rigours of a tough professional and personal life. While still looking smart.Utter the words ?tough notebook? and the image that the mind... Read more…

24 July 2015

The Lenovo ThinkPad Z50 business ultraportable is ready to work hard, with ruggedized construction, a hot-swappable battery, and an Intel Core i5 processor...

23 July 2015

Most modern laptops are built around either 13- or 15in screens, with a few outliers at 17in. Then there are the ultra-ultraportables with 11in displays, but Lenovo's ThinkPad X250 sits just... Read more…

With its sharp screen, comfortable keyboard, good performance, and durability features, Lenovo's ThinkPad X250 comes as close to perfection as an ultraportable can. And how does two-day battery...

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26 June 2015

Lenovo arguably went overboard last year in tweaking the design of its premium ThinkPad X1 Carbon business laptop. After the inevitable backlash from ThinkPad users, it has rolled back some of the... Read more…

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User Reviews

(2)
Reviewed 22 April 2016 by Claudiu Apostol
(Verified Purchase)

Perfect laptop/ultrabook for on-the-go coding and hacking away at stuff (which is the reason i bought it for). Battery life is amazing. I'm dual booting Fedora and Windows 10 (using legacy boot... Read more…

(Verified Purchase)

The item i got had a 1366x768 display. Not impressed, returning.

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