This portable PC supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this age and spec.
Lenovo Has Good Notebook PC Reviews
Medium processor core notebook PCs manufactured by Lenovo have good ratings on average compared to other brands. We also checked the reviews for all laptops (not just medium processor core notebook PCs) and found that Lenovo also has good ratings 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 most similar spec laptops that have been around for a comparable time to it. Most medium processor core 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. Medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the X250 processor memory clock speeds range from 133MHz (worst) to 1,866MHz (best).
SSD Storage Medium
The Lenovo X250 has a better storage medium than most portable PCs that were released around the same time as it. This Lenovo laptop has an SSD storage medium, whereas most laptops that are a similar age 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.
An SSD storage medium is actually the best storage medium across all medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the X250.
An HDD storage medium is the worst storage medium amongst similar types of laptop.
Has a Front Camera
The Lenovo X250 has a front camera. Most of the other laptops that were released around the same time as the X250 also have a front camera.
L3 Processor Cache
This laptop has a L3 processor cache, which is typical of many comparable spec laptops that were released around the same time as it.
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802.11n WiFi Standard
This laptop has an 802.11a|802.11ac|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for more than a year.
The weights of notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to the X250 range from 940g to 3.8kg, and the average weight is 2kg. The Lenovo X250 is one of the lighter medium processor core notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the X250 (only 1.4 kilograms) amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age.
Alternative notebook PCs with a heavier weight that you might want to look at include the X250[pl_2979064_price] (1.4kg), or the X240[pl_2939879_price] (1.4kg) both from Lenovo.
The Lenovo X250 is fairly narrow (only 305.5 millimeters) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to the X250. The narrowest comparable spec notebook PC that was released around the same time as the X250 is 28mm wide, the widest is 430mm, and the average width is 360mm.
7 Reasons Against
Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard
The Lenovo X250 does not have a full-size keyboard, unlike most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that are a similar age to the X250.
Very Small Total Storage Capacity
The average total storage capacity of medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than a year ago is 550GB, and the total storage capacity range from 16GB to 2TB. With a total storage capacity of only 180 gigabytes, the Lenovo X250 has a quite small total storage capacity compared to most of the other laptops that have been on the market for a comparable time to the X250.
If you are looking for a notebook PC with a bigger total storage capacity then you might also want to look at the E550[pl_2997073_price] (192GB), or the L540[pl_2993337_price] (192GB) both from Lenovo which also has a higher rating.
Quite Small Screen Size
Portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the X250 have screen sizes of between 11" and 18", and the average screen size is 15". When compared to other laptops of a similar age and type to the X250, the Lenovo X250's screen size of only 12.5 inches is one of the smallest.
If you want a bigger screen size then you might also want to consider the UX303LA[pl_3136892_price] (13.3"), or the UX303UB[pl_2993330_price] (13.3") both from Asus which also has a higher rating.
Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution
This portable PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on laptops of this type and age.
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Very Small Internal Memory
With an internal memory of only 4 gigabytes, the Lenovo X250 has one of the smaller internal memory amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age. The internal memory of medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the X250 range from 2GB to 16GB, and the average internal memory is 6.3GB.
If you would prefer a laptop with a bigger internal memory then you might want to consider the HP Pavilion 14-ab166us[plb_3010778_price] (6GB).
Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen
The Lenovo X250 does not have a touch sensitive screen. Most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the X250 also do not have a touch sensitive screen.
Only 4 Bluetooth Version
This notebook PC supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as it.
3 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo X250
Released Over a Year Ago
It was over a year ago when Lenovo released the X250.
Average Processor Clock Speed
With a processor clock speed of 2.3 gigahertz, the Lenovo X250 has a pretty typical processor clock speed compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for more than a year.
There are a number of other 2.3GHz processor clock speed portable PCs currently available that you might also want to consider including the DELL Latitude 14 E7450[plb_2979416_price] which has better reviews.
If this laptop processor clock speed is not fast enough for you then you might want to consider the Acer Travelmate TMP645-S[plb_3003530_price] (2.4GHz and higher rated).
Intel Core I5-5xxx Processor Family
This laptop has an Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family, which is typical of many laptops that came out more than a year ago.
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