This laptop supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many medium processor core laptops that were launched more than a year ago.
Lenovo Portable PCs Have Good Reviews
Medium processor core laptops built by Lenovo have good reviews on average compared to other brands. We also checked the reviews for all laptops (not just medium processor core laptops) and found that Lenovo also has good reviews across its entire range.
1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The Lenovo X250 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most medium processor core laptops that have been on the market for more than a year.
A 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed is actually the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all portable PCs of a similar age and spec to the X250.
The worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across similar types of laptop is 133MHz.
SSD Storage Medium
The Lenovo X250 has a better storage medium than most notebook PCs of this age and type. This portable PC has an SSD storage medium, whereas most medium processor core laptops that have been on the market 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.
An SSD storage medium is in fact the best storage medium across all similar spec notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the X250.
An HDD storage medium is the worst storage medium amongst comparable types of portable PC.
Has a Front Camera
Like most of the other portable PCs of this spec and age, the Lenovo X250 has a front camera.
L3 Processor Cache
This laptop has a L3 processor cache, which is the most commonly found processor cache on medium processor core laptops that are a similar age to it.
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802.11g WiFi Standard
The Lenovo X250 has an 802.11g WiFi standard which is better than the 802.11n WiFi standard found on most notebook PCs of a similar age and type to it. Laptops of a comparable type and age to the X250 WiFi standards range from 802.11ad (worst) to 802.11n (best).
The Lenovo X250 is one of the lighter laptops of this spec and age (only 1.4 kilograms) amongst medium processor core laptops of this age. The average weight of similar spec portable PCs that were released around the same time as the X250 is 2.1kg, and the weights range from 940g to 14kg.
Alternative laptops with a heavier weight that you might want to look at include the Lenovo ThinkPad X240 (1.4kg).
Gold EPEAT Compliance
This laptop has a Gold EPEAT compliance, which is typical of many medium processor core laptops that were launched more than a year ago.
Across all the medium processor core laptops that were released around the same time as the X250 the widths range from 210mm to 430mm. At only 305.5 millimeters, the Lenovo X250 is quite narrow compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that were released one year ago.
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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard
The Lenovo X250 does not have a full-size keyboard, unlike most of the other laptops that have been around for around the same time as the X250 which have a full-size keyboard.
Very Small Screen Size
The Lenovo X250 has a fairly small screen size (only 12.5 inches) compared to most of the other portable PCs of this type and age. The smallest screen size of portable PCs of this type and age is 11", the biggest is 18", and the average screen size is 15".
Very Small Total Storage Capacity
The total storage capacity of medium processor core laptops that came out around the same time as the X250 range from 32GB to 2TB. The Lenovo X250 has one of the smaller total storage capacity (only 180 gigabytes) amongst medium processor core laptops of this age.
Laptops with a bigger total storage capacity that might also be worth looking at include the Lenovo E550 (192GB and higher rated).
Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution
This laptop has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on laptops of this age and spec.
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Very Small Internal Memory
The internal memory of laptops of a similar type and age to the X250 range from 2GB to 16GB. The Lenovo X250 has one of the smaller internal memory (only 4 gigabytes) amongst laptops of this age.
If you would prefer a notebook PC with a bigger internal memory then you might want to look at the Asus X555LA (6GB).
Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen
The Lenovo X250 does not have a touch sensitive screen. Most of the other similar spec portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the X250 also do not have a touch sensitive screen.
Only Three Battery Cells
The Lenovo X250 is a three battery cell count laptop. Most of the other portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the X250 have between two and eight battery cells.
Only 4 Bluetooth Version
This portable PC supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is typical of many laptops that have been around for more than a year.
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Released Over a Year Ago
This portable PC was released over a year ago.
Average Processor Clock Speed
The Lenovo X250 has a fairly typical processor clock speed (2.3 gigahertz) compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been around for more than a year.
If this Lenovo laptop processor clock speed is too slow for you then you might also want to consider the Acer Travelmate TMP645-S (2.4GHz) which also has a higher Rating.
Intel Core I5-5xxx Processor Family
This portable PC has an Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family, which is typical of many laptops of this type and age.
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