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Lenovo E555 4 Core AMD a 1.8GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 15.6" Laptop

4 AMD a 1.8GHz 4GB Jan 2015
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Lenovo Has Good Reviews for Its Laptops

We calculated the average reviews for all Lenovo portable PCs and also specifically for Lenovo many processor cores notebook PCs and found that in both cases Lenovo had good reviews compared to other manufacturers.

Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Lenovo E555 has a full-size keyboard. Most of the other laptops that are a similar age to the E555 also have a full-size keyboard.

Other laptops with a full-size keyboard currently available which you might also want to look at include because of it's better review score, the HP EliteBook 755[plb_2319127_price].

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Has a Front Camera

The Lenovo E555 has a front camera. Most of the other laptops of a similar age and spec to the E555 also have a front camera.

Other notebook PCs with a front camera currently available which you might want to consider include because of it's better review score, the HP EliteBook 755[plb_2319127_price].

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Fairly Fast Hard Drive Speed

With a hard drive speed of 7,200 revolutions per minute, the Lenovo E555 has a fairly fast hard drive speed compared to most of the other laptops of this spec and age. The average hard drive speed of portable PCs that are a comparable age to the E555 is 5,800 RPM.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

This laptop has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is the most frequently found wi-Fi standards on portable PCs of a comparable type and age to it.

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Fairly High Speaker Power

The Lenovo E555 has one of the higher speaker powers (2 Watts) amongst many processor cores notebook PCs of this age. The lowest speaker power of portable PCs of this type and age is 1W and the highest is 4W.

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10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This laptop ethernet LAN data rates, which is the most frequently found ethernet LAN data rates on many processor cores notebook PCs that came out around the same time as it.

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9 Reasons Against

Only HDD Storage Media

This laptop has an HDD storage media, which is typical of many portable PCs that have been available for a similar time 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.

If the storage medium of this Lenovo portable PC is too bad for you then you might want to look at the HP EliteBook 755[plb_2319127_price] (SSD) which also has a higher rating.

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This portable PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many laptops of this spec and age.

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Quite Slow Processor Frequency

The Lenovo E555 has a fairly slow processor frequency (only 1.8 gigahertz) compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that were launched around the same time as the E555. The average processor frequency of portable PCs that came out around the same time as the E555 is 2.2GHz, and the processor frequencys range from 1.3GHz to 3.1GHz.

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Very Small Internal Memory

The Lenovo E555 has one of the smaller internal memorys (only 4 gigabytes) amongst many processor cores notebook PCs of this age. The average internal memory of many processor cores notebook PCs that were released more than a year ago is 8.3GB.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

Like most of the other many processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar age to the E555, the Lenovo E555 does not have a touchscreen.

Alternative notebook PCs which also have a touchscreen that you might want to look at include the HP Pro[plb_2883384_price] which is also higher rated.

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Very Dim Display Brightness

Comparable spec portable PCs that have been available for more than a year have display brightnesss of between 200 cd/m² and 400 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 280 cd/m². With a display brightness of only 200 candellas per square meter, the Lenovo E555 has one of the dimmer display brightnesss amongst many processor cores notebook PCs of this age.

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Only One USB 2.0 Ports Quantity

The Lenovo E555 is a one USB 2.0 ports quantity portable PC. Most of the other many processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the E555 have one USB 2.0 ports quantity.

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Quite Small Hard Drive Capacity

Many processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar age to the E555 have hard drive capacitys of between 250GB and 2TB, and the average hard drive capacity is 820GB. With a hard drive capacity of only 500 gigabytes, the Lenovo E555 has one of the smallest hard drive capacitys amongst laptops of this age.

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Only Four Processor Threadss

The Lenovo E555 is a four processor threads notebook PC.

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6 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo E555

Released Over Two Years Ago

Lenovo released the E555 over two years ago.

Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 15.6 inches, the Lenovo E555 has a relatively typical display diagonal compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the E555.

We compared this portable PC to all the other 15.6" notebook PCs and we think the HP EliteBook 755[plb_2319127_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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AMD a Processor Family

The Lenovo E555 has an AMD A processor family which is better than the Intel Core i7 processor family found on most many processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for more than a year.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the Lenovo E555 has a relatively typical total storage capacity compared to most of the other notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the E555.

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Average Weight

At 2.4 kilograms, the Lenovo E555 has a pretty average weight compared to most of the other many processor cores notebook PCs that came out more than a year ago.

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Average Battery Life (max)

At 6.3 hours, the Lenovo E555 has a relatively average battery life (max) compared to most of the other portable PCs that are a comparable age to the E555.

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Specification

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Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
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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® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
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Expert Reviews

(13)
19 June 2015

Forget the Essentials range, Lenovo has a winner on its hands with the ThinkPad E555, a laptop which bears all the qualities (well, almost) of the legendary ThinkPad family but without the price...

Feels more expensive than it really is
Great keyboard
Matte finish
Decent performance
Very well priced
Relatively heavy for a 15.6, inch model
Battery life is poor
Too much bloatware
Heats up a lot
The touchpad could have been better
18 June 2015

Forget the Essentials range, Lenovo has a winner on its hands with the ThinkPad E555, a laptop which bears all the qualities (well, almost) of the legendary ThinkPad family but without the price...

13 November 2014

Lenovo's ThinkPad E555 is a simple office notebook for private and business users. The performance is sufficient for office and web applications. It does not get very warm in operation and could...

25 December 2014

Lifting. Une fois de plus, Lenovo propose un appareil censé convenir tant aux professionnels qu'au grand-public, en lançant sur le marché le dernier-né de sa série ThinkPad E, des PC... Read more…

3 December 2014

Facelift. Met het nieuwste model uit de ThinkPad E-serie biedt Lenovo weer een systeem aan voor consumenten en zakelijke gebruikers. Er zijn een aantal uiterlijke verschillen met zijn voorgangers,... Read more…

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User Reviews

(5)
Reviewed 13 July 2015 by Big Bear Tom
Big Bear Tom would recommend the Lenovo Thinkpad E555 Series (Verified Purchase)

Excellent computer with a couple of bugs. After about 2 weeks the computer would not charge. I contacted Lenove and they determined via online testing that my BIOS was not up to date and they... Read more…

Easy To Set Up
Easy To Use
Fast
Powerful
Reviewed 14 October 2015 by Mikeb
Mikeb would recommend the Lenovo Thinkpad E555 Series (Verified Purchase)

Looking for a computer with Windows 7 before 10 was available. Great price for a good computer...

Reviewed 7 September 2015 by Gb
Gb would recommend the Lenovo Thinkpad E555 Series (Verified Purchase)

We purchased this computer for our son to go to college with. It was a good performance compromise between the machine that he wanted for gaming and for what I think he needs or studying. So far... Read more…

Reviewed 21 October 2015 by Spaggs
Spaggs would recommend the Lenovo Thinkpad E555 Series (Verified Purchase)

I purchased this computer with the understanding that I was going to use it for PowerPoint presentations and to review video of cheating spouses. It does what I ask of it, plus, I have replaced my... Read more…

Reviewed 12 October 2015 by Poppy199

I am sending this computer in for repair for the second time. We ordered 2 of these for our business and they are horrible. Mouse pad is horrible and the quality is ridiculous. I have never had... Read more…

Brochures and Manuals

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lenovo ddr3, lenovo ddr3l, lenovo 20dh002, lenovo 20dh002t, lenovo 20dh002tu, lenovo 20dh002tus
Barcodes 00888965027597, 00889233223383, 00889233224601, 00889233226407, 08892332246018

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