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Lenovo E540 4 Core Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.2GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 15.6" Laptop

4 Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.2GHz 4GB Jul 2014
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7 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This laptop supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many many processor cores laptops that came out around the same time as it.

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Good Brand

Lenovo is one of the better rated notebook PC manufacturers according to average expert and user reviews, and Lenovo also has good reviews for its many processor cores laptops.

11 On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version

This portable PC has a 11.1 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version, which is the most frequently found on-board graphics adapter DirectX version on notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to it.

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Intel Core I7 Processor Family

This notebook PC has an Intel Core i7-4xxx processor family, which is typical of many portable PCs of this type and age.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Lenovo E540 has a full-size keyboard. Most of the other portable PCs that have been around for more than two years also have a full-size keyboard.

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Has a Front Camera

The Lenovo E540 has a front camera, as do most of the other many processor cores laptops that have been around for a comparable time to the E540.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

This portable PC has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is typical of many comparable spec laptops that were launched more than two years ago.

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5 Reasons Against

Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This portable PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is the most frequently found display resolution on notebook PCs of this age and spec.

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Quite Small Total Storage Capacity

The total storage capacitys of laptops of a comparable type and age to the E540 range from 32GB to 2TB. With a total storage capacity of only 500 gigabytes, the Lenovo E540 has one of the smaller total storage capacitys amongst many processor cores laptops of this age.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

The Lenovo E540 does not have a touchscreen. Most of the other portable PCs that are a comparable age to the E540 also do not have a touchscreen.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This laptop ethernet LAN data rates, which is typical of many portable PCs of a similar spec and age to it.

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Very Small Hard Drive Capacity

The smallest hard drive capacity of notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the E540 is 250GB, the biggest is 2TB, and the average hard drive capacity is 790GB. At only 500 gigabytes, the Lenovo E540 has a quite small hard drive capacity compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the E540.

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6 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo E540

Released Over Two Years Ago

This portable PC was released over two years ago.

Average Processor Frequency

At 2.2 gigahertz, the Lenovo E540 has a relatively average processor frequency compared to most of the other many processor cores laptops that were launched more than two years ago.

If this many processor cores portable PC processor frequency is not fast enough for you then you might also want to consider the HP 17 G2[plb_2985052_price] (2.5GHz) which is also higher rated.

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Average Display Diagonal

The Lenovo E540 has a relatively standard display diagonal (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other many processor cores laptops that have been available for around the same time as the E540.

If you want a laptop with a bigger display diagonal then you might also want to look at the HP 17 G2[plb_2985052_price] (17.3" and higher rated).

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Average Weight

At 2.4 kilograms, the Lenovo E540 has a relatively average weight compared to most of the other laptops that came out more than two years ago.

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Average Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 4 gigabytes, the Lenovo E540 has a relatively typical internal memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs that are a similar age to the E540.

There are a number of alternative 4GB internal memory laptops currently available which you might want to look at including because of it's better review score, the HP 17 G2[plb_2985052_price].

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HDD Storage Media

This notebook PC has an HDD storage media, which is the most commonly found storage media on many processor cores laptops that are a comparable age to it. 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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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Housing Material
Colour of Product
Product Type
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Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Motherboard Chipset
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Threads
Processor Boost Frequency
Processor Model
Conflict Free Processor
Processor Lithography
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Slots Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
PCI Express Configurations
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
ECC Supported by Processor
FSB Parity
Memory
Internal Memory
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slots
Memory Layout (slots X Size)
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
LED Backlight
Display Surface
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
Optical Drive Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Number of Built-In Speakers
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera Resolution (numeric)
Front Camera
Networking
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
3G
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
USB Sleep-and-Charge Ports
USB Sleep-and-Charge
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Ports Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Island-Style Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Windows Keys
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® Rapid Start Technology
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® Smart Response Technology
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (Intel® MST)
Intel® Active Management Technology (Intel® AMT)
Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio)
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel® Insider™
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Supported Instruction Sets
Processor Code
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Embedded Options Available
Intel® Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel® Smart Cache
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Security
Password Protection
Cable Lock Slot Type
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Manual
Certificates
RoHS Compliance
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)

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