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Lenovo X510

Lenovo X510 4 Core Intel Core I7-4xxx 3.5GHz

hothardware.com Recommended tomsguide.com Editor's Choice computershopper.com Good For Gaming
4 Intel Core I7-4xxx 3.5GHz Mini Tower Jun 2015
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Three Industry Awards

The editors of two expert review sites both endorsed this computer. The writer at Hothardware.com conluded that they would recommend this medium processor core desktop computer and gave it a "Recommended" award and the reviewer at Tomsguide.com gave it an "Editor's Choice" award and wrote it was excellent.

The expert at one other expert review site thought that this desktop computer was good. Computershopper.com gave this PC a "Good For Gaming" award.

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Expert Reviews Are Average

The average expert rating of this medium processor core desktop computer is 70 out of 100 based on six expert reviews from sites including PC Mag, Digitaltrends.com, computershopper.com and about.com.

Good for Gaming

Several Lenovo X510 reviewers who reviewed the Lenovo X510 thought it was good for gaming. Computershopper.com mentioned in their review two years ago “A retail gaming system that looks the part at a reasonable price, Lenovo's Erazer X510 offers plenty to attract moderate gamers, including the allure of one-button overclocking.” and rated the product 4 stars. Also two years ago expert website Tomsguide.com wrote “The Lenovo Erazer X510 is a gaming desktop designed to grow with players in the long term” in their review of the Lenovo X510. Expert review site Pcworld.com_techhive.com scored the Lenovo X510 70 out of 100 and wrote in their Lenovo X510 review “Lenovo's Erazer X510 gaming PC is a good choice for an entry-level gamer with a limited budget”.

Easy to Use

A few Lenovo X510 owners who reviewed the Lenovo X510 thought it was easy to use. Expert website About.com mentioned “Performance from the system is quite good whether you intend to use” in their review of the Lenovo X510.

Reasonably Priced

A few people who purchased it considered that it was good value for money. Hothardware.com wrote “Good price for a gaming system”. Expert website Digitaltrends.com mentioned “The Lenovo Erazer X510 is a perfect example of why major brands rarely attract gamers, even when they offer affordable, well-equipped rigs”. Digitaltrends.com also wrote “The company re-used the bones of its affordable home PC”.

Robust

Some people who reviewed this PC reckoned that it was well made. Two years ago expert website Pcmag.com mentioned “The Lenovo Erazer X510 is a solid midrange gaming desktop that is built for gamers who want a decent machine now, with the possibility of some future expansion” in their review of the Lenovo X510 and rated the Lenovo X510 70 out of 100. Expert website Hothardware.com mentioned in their review of this PC “The Lenovo Erazer x510 is a solid mid-tier gaming rig” .

Nice Design

Some people who reviewed the product thought it was good looking. Two years ago Hothardware.com said “Good Looking Chassis” in their review of the Lenovo X510. A number of Lenovo X510 reviewers agreed that this PC was a good design. Hothardware.com wrote “Sleek case design”.

Acceptable Noise Level

One Lenovo X510 owner said that this PC was quiet. Two years ago Hothardware.com mentioned “Very Quiet” in their review of the Lenovo X510.

Good Connectivity

One customer wrote in their reviews that the product was wifi compatible. Hothardware.com wrote “Builtin WiFi”.

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This desktop computer supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many PCs of a comparable type and age to it.

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Very Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

Personal computers of this age and type have on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies of between 640MHz and 1,300MHz. When compared to other desktop computers that were launched around the same time as the X510, the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of the Lenovo X510 of 1,250 megahertz is one of the fastest.

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Lenovo Has Good PC Reviews

Lenovo has good average ratings for its medium processor core personal computers as well as across its entire desktop computer range.

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3 PCI Express Slots Version

This computer supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is the most frequently supported PCI Express slots version on PCs of this age and type.

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L3 Processor Cache Level

This personal computer has a L3 processor cache level, which is the most frequently found processor cache level on personal computers of a similar age and spec to it.

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10/100/1000Base-T(X) Cabling Technology

This computer has a 10/100/1000Base-T(X) cabling technology, which is the most commonly found cabling technology on personal computers of a similar age and type to it.

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Two PCI Express X16 Slots

The Lenovo X510 is a two PCI Express x16 slot computer.

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Six USB 2.0 Ports

Most desktop computers that were released around the same time as the X510 have between one and nine USB 2.0 ports, including the Lenovo X510 which has six USB 2.0 ports.

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Eight Processor Threads

The Lenovo X510 has more processor threads than most of the similar spec PCs that were launched around the same time as the X510. This computer is a eight processor thread personal computer compared to most of the desktop computers of a similar age and spec to the X510 which only have between four and seven processor threads.

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Quite Big Processor Cache

The smallest processor cache of PCs of a similar spec and age to the X510 is 2MB and the biggest is 10MB. The Lenovo X510 has one of the bigger processor caches (8 megabytes) amongst similar spec desktop computers of this age.

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Three 3.5" Bays

Most similar spec computers that were launched more than a year ago have between one and six 3.5" bays, including the Lenovo X510 which has three 3.5" bays.

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7.1 Audio Output Channel

This desktop computer has a 7.1 audio output channel, which is the most commonly found audio output channel on medium processor core personal computers that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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Supports One Case Placement

The Lenovo X510 has a greater number of placements than most medium processor core personal computers that were launched around the same time as it. This Lenovo PC supports a Vertical case placement, which is the most frequently supported case placement supported by computers of a comparable spec and age to the X510.

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Has One Memory Slot

The number of memory slots found on the Lenovo X510 is more than most medium processor core personal computers that have been on the market for around the same time as it. This computer has a 4x DIMM memory slot, which is the most commonly found memory slot found on personal computers that have been around for around the same time as the X510.

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Only Two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports

The Lenovo X510 is a two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port computer.

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Quite Slow Max Memory Bandwidth Supported Processor

The Lenovo X510 has one of the slower max memory bandwidth supported processor (only 25.6 gigabytes per second) amongst medium processor core personal computers of this age. The average max memory bandwidth supported processor of personal computers that have been on the market for more than a year is 30GB/s, and the max memory bandwidth supported processor range from 10GB/s to 68GB/s.

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Very Small Max Internal Memory Supported Processor

The Lenovo X510 has one of the smaller max internal memory supported processors (only 32 gigabytes) amongst medium processor core personal computers of this age. The max internal memory supported processors of medium processor core personal computers that came out more than a year ago range from 2GB to 770GB.

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Only One DisplayPort

The Lenovo X510 is a one DisplayPort computer.

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Quite Slow Memory Clock Speed

The average memory clock speed of medium processor core personal computers that have been on the market for a similar time to the X510 is 1,800MHz. The Lenovo X510 has one of the slower memory clock speeds (only 1,600 megahertz) amongst medium processor core personal computers of this age.

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Very Low System Bus Data Transfer Rate

Across all the personal computers of a comparable age and type to the X510 the system bus data transfer rates range from 5GT/s to 8GT/s. At only 5 Gigatransfers per second, the Lenovo X510 has a fairly low system bus data transfer rate compared to most of the other PCs of this age and type.

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Heavy

The Lenovo X510 is quite heavy (12.7 kilograms) compared to most of the other similar spec PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the X510. The weights of medium processor core personal computers that were released one year ago range from 38g to 100kg, and the average weight is 7.5kg.

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Very Deep

With a depth of 514.5 millimeters, the Lenovo X510 is very deep compared to most of the other comparable spec computers that were launched around the same time as the X510. Personal computers of a similar type and age to the X510 have depths of between 31mm and 590mm.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo X510

Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when this Lenovo desktop computer was released.

Average Processor Clock Speed

The Lenovo X510 has a fairly typical processor clock speed (3.5 gigahertz) compared to most of the other medium processor core personal computers that have been on the market for a comparable time to the X510.

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Specification

Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
PCI Express Slots Version
Processor Thread
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Cache Level
Processor Cache
Processor Socket
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Processor Model
Memory Channel Supported Processor
Max Memory Bandwidth Supported Processor
Memory Clock Speed Supported by Processor
Memory Type Supported Processor
Max Internal Memory Supported Processor
Conflict Free Processor
Processor Series
Tcase
PCI Express Lane (maximum)
Stepping
QPI Link
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Configuration
Processor Codename
Processor Lithography
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Bus Type
Processor Cache Type
Processor Installed
Memory
Memory Clock Speed
Memory Slot
Maximum Internal Memory
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Hard Drive Interface
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Displayssupported by On-Board Grap
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
Networking
Cabling Technology
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Out Port
Microphone in Port
Line-Out Port
Line-In Port
DC-In Jack
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
DisplayPort
HDMI Port
DVI Port
VGA (D-Sub) Port
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Expansion Slots
Mini PCI Express Slot
PCI Express X16 Slot
PCI Express X1 Slot
Design
Chassis Type
Case Placement
5.25" Bay
3.5" Bay
Case Colour
Water Cooling System
Performance
Password Protection Level
Password Protection
Audio Output Channel
Audio System
Motherboard Chipset
Product Type
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intell Identity Protection Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Quick Sync Videotechnology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Smart Response Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Intel 64
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel Rapid Start Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel Secure Key
Intel AES New Instructions
Intel FDI Technology
Idle States
Intel Insider
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Thermal Monitoring Technology
Execute Disable Bit
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Instruction Set
Intel Dual Display Technology
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Processor Code
Scalability
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) Version
Thermal Solution Specification
Processor Package Size
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Smart Cache
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Power
Power Supply Input Voltage
Power Supply Input Frequency
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Certificates
RoHS Compliant
Packaging Content
Manual
Cable Included
Display Included
AC Adapter
Other Features
Intel Virtualization Technology
Technical Details
Intel Visual Technology

3 Awards

hothardware.com Recommended tomsguide.com Editor's Choice computershopper.com Good For Gaming

Expert Reviews

(7)
20 October 2014

The Lenovo Erazer x510 is a solid mid-tier gaming rig. If you're looking to game at HD resolutions (720p or 1080p), this relatively budget-friendly machine offers decent performance with high...

Hothardware.com

Good Looking Chassis
Decent Performance
Power Friendly
Very Quiet
Sleek case design
No Dedicated SSD
Poor internal airflow
No SSD
Relatively weak video card
Sharp design
29 September 2014

Lenovo's Erazer X510 gaming PC is a good choice for an entry-level gamer with a limited budget...

26 September 2014

The Lenovo Erazer X510 gaming PC provides zippy performance and flexible customization for an entry-level price. Touting impressive horsepower and room to add even more, the Lenovo Erazer...

Tomsguide.com

8 September 2014

A retail gaming system that looks the part at a reasonable price, Lenovo's Erazer X510 offers plenty to attract moderate gamers, including the allure of one-button overclocking. But can it walk...

Computershopper.com

22 August 2014

The Lenovo Erazer X510 is a perfect example of why major brands rarely attract gamers, even when they offer affordable, well-equipped rigs. Rather than building a unique product from the ground...

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User Reviews

(5)
Reviewed 14 September 2014 by Hornet

Got this for gaming and occasional movie watching on my desk and I must say that I am really impressed! it is quite easy to set up and not complicated.Picture quality is really impressive as the... Read more…

Pros. ..
All parts and accessories are good, seems to operate ok, downloads only to PC, quality good for its size
Very small package, complete usefull accessories, coulld be great, good audio and clear picture
This is only the second review of anything I have ever submitted, but felt that the Bissell 1940 Steam Mop deserved a positive review. Our 30 year old light colored linoleum floor has practically no w
Solid, easy to fill tank, comes with 2 sets of 2 pads each, does not flood the floors, has a handy scrubbing brush. Good surface coverage (the pad is large enough) and the mop is heavy enough to provi
One the little camera holders was broke out the package the camera isn't worth having
Only flaw is images is close up only, this doesn't work well for general on person carry. Too jiggly, need to be wide angle only to capture entire view. I don't know if I'll use it otherwise
Does not unload on Mac, only PC, Most annoying is the lens is only close up, no wide angle, So close up image is very shakey definetely needs wide angle only
The heavy duty mop pad curls under the mop, along the front, during use. It absolutely does not stay in place during heavy moping. The solution is to sew a piece of velcro to the tag that is near the
I wish the handle twisted 90 degrees for compact storage (but show me one mop that does that)
Reviewed 23 June 2014 by Virginia W.
(Verified Purchase)

My initial worries about this computer wasn't about the computer or hardware, but about living with Windows 8/8.1. I have to say my fears were not realized as I made the switch from 7 to 8.1... Read more…

Reviewed 18 September 2014 by David E.
(Verified Purchase)

I've decided to keep the computer as is, as I have the power I need for my limited purpose, and have bought an external hard drive docking station, which makes the hot swappable bay unnecessary. I... Read more…

Reviewed 30 August 2014 by Sukhyun B.
(Verified Purchase)

It's confusing to use windows 8.1 at first. There some annoyance with quick tabs. Other than that very satisfied with this desktop...

Reviewed 30 November 2014 by Josh H.

First one I got was a lemon - every time I'd try to load a demanding game, it'd shut down. Got the replacement, which thankfully works. Problem is the motherboard has no room for expansion, the... Read more…

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lenovo i74770, lenovo i74770k
Barcodes 00760194185159, 00889800011979

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