This laptop supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most commonly supported processor operating mode on laptops of a similar age and spec to it.
Lenovo Has Good Reviews for Its Portable PCs
Lenovo medium processor core laptops have good ratings on average and across all portable PCs Lenovo is one of the superior manufacturers.
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 portable PCs that were released around the same time as it.
This notebook PC's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across all portable PCs of this spec and age.
A 133MHz processor memory clock speed is the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst similar types of notebook PC.
SSD Storage Medium
The Lenovo X250 has an SSD storage medium which is better than most laptops of a comparable spec and age to it. Most medium processor core laptops that were released one year ago 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 notebook PCs that have been around for more than a year.
The worst storage medium amongst comparable types of laptop is HDD.
Has a Full-Size Keyboard
The Lenovo X250 has a full-size keyboard. Most of the other medium processor core laptops that were launched around the same time as the X250 also have a full-size keyboard.
Has a Front Camera
The Lenovo X250 has a front camera, as do most of the other medium processor core laptops that have been around for around the same time as the X250.
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L3 Processor Cache
This portable PC has a L3 processor cache, which is typical of many laptops of a similar spec and age to it.
Similar spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the X250 have widths of between 210mm and 430mm, and the average width is 360mm. The Lenovo X250 is one of the narrower laptops that were released one year ago (only 305.5 millimeters) amongst laptops of this age.
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Very Small Total Storage Capacity
With a total storage capacity of only 180 gigabytes, the Lenovo X250 has one of the smaller total storage capacity amongst comparable spec laptops of this age. The smallest total storage capacity of notebook PCs of this age and type is 32GB, the biggest is 2TB, and the average total storage capacity is 510GB.
If this portable PC total storage capacity is not big enough for you then you might want to consider the Lenovo E550 (192GB) which also has a higher rating.
Very Small Screen Size
The screen sizes of medium processor core laptops that were launched more than a year ago range from 11" to 18", and the average screen size is 15". With a screen size of only 12.5 inches, the Lenovo X250 has a fairly small screen size compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to the X250.
If this Lenovo notebook PC screen size is not big enough for you then you might want to consider the Toshiba Z30t (13.3") which is also higher rated.
Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution
This laptop has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to it.
Quite Small Battery Capacity
With a battery capacity of only 23 watt-hours, the Lenovo X250 has one of the smallest battery capacities amongst laptops of this age. The battery capacities of notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than a year range from 23Wh to 120Wh, and the average battery capacity is 47Wh.
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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen
The Lenovo X250 does not have a touch sensitive screen, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other medium processor core laptops that have been on the market for a comparable time to the X250 also do not have a touch sensitive screen.
Only Three Battery Cells
The Lenovo X250 is a three battery cell count notebook PC.
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 notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to the X250. The maximum internal memory of medium processor core laptops that came out around the same time as the X250 range from 2GB to 32GB.
Only 802.11a WiFi Standard
The Lenovo X250 has a better Wi-Fi standard than most comparable spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to it. This notebook PC has an 802.11a WiFi standard, whereas most similar spec laptops that have been around for a comparable time to it have an 802.11n WiFi standard. Across all medium processor core laptops that are a comparable age to the X250 the worst Wi-Fi standard is 802.11ad and the best is 802.11n.
Only 4 Bluetooth Version
This notebook PC supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is typical of many portable PCs of a comparable age and type to it.
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Released Over a Year Ago
This notebook PC was released over a year ago.
Average Processor Clock Speed
At 2.3 gigahertz, the Lenovo X250 has a fairly typical processor clock speed compared to most of the other laptops of this type and age.
If you are looking for a portable PC with a faster processor clock speed then you might also want to look at the Acer Travelmate TMP645-S (2.4GHz) which also has a higher Rating.
Average Internal Memory
At 8 gigabytes, the Lenovo X250 has a pretty typical internal memory compared to most of the other laptops of a similar 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 commonly found processor family on laptops of this age and type.
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