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Lenovo G780 2 Core Intel Core I3-2xxx 2.2GHz 6GB 750GB HDD 17.3" Laptop

2 Intel Core I3-2xxx 2.2GHz 6GB Oct 2012
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Tough but stylish, and full of the latest features, this affordable laptop will help you and your family meet every challenge. AccuType keyboard with individual rounded keys for comfortable and... More
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11 Reasons For

16 Maximum Number of PCI Express Laness

The Lenovo G780 has more maximum number of PCI Express laness than most of the laptops of this spec and age. This notebook PC is a 16 maximum number of PCI Express lanes notebook PC compared to most of the medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the G780 which only have between 1 and 15 maximum number of PCI Express laness.

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64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This laptop supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating modes, which is the most commonly supported processor operating modes on notebook PCs of a similar type and age to it.

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Fairly Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

The Lenovo G780 has a quite fast on-board graphics adapter base frequency (650 megahertz) compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been available for more than two years. The slowest on-board graphics adapter base frequency of notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the G780 is 200MHz, the fastest is 650MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 360MHz.

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Lenovo Portable PCs Have Good Reviews

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

Very Big Display Diagonal

The display diagonals of notebook PCs of this spec and age range from 10" to 18", and the average display diagonal is 15". With a display diagonal of 17.3 inches, the Lenovo G780 has one of the biggest display diagonals amongst similar spec notebook PCs of this age.

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Fairly Big Total Storage Capacity

Across all the notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the G780 the total storage capacitys range from 1GB to 1.5TB. With a total storage capacity of 750 gigabytes, the Lenovo G780 has one of the bigger total storage capacitys amongst similar spec notebook PCs of this age.

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1,066MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Lenovo G780 supports a 1,066MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than most portable PCs of this spec and age. Most notebook PCs of this age and spec support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. This notebook PC also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds. Across all medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar age to the G780 the memory clock speeds supported by processor ranges from 133MHz (worst) to 1,600MHz (best).

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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 medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Two USB 2.0 Ports Quantitys

The Lenovo G780 is a two USB 2.0 ports quantity laptop.

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AC Cables Included

This notebook PC has an AC cables included, which is typical of many laptops of a similar spec and age to it.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slots

This laptop has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slots, which is the most commonly found memory slots on portable PCs of a similar age and type to it.

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9 Reasons Against

Quite Slow Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth

Across all the similar spec notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the G780 the maximum processor memory bandwidths range from 21GB/s to 26GB/s, and the average maximum processor memory bandwidth is 25GB/s. With a maximum processor memory bandwidth of only 21.3 gigabytes per second, the Lenovo G780's maximum processor memory bandwidth is one of the slowest amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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Only Two Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)s

The Lenovo G780 is a laptop that uses two number of displays supported (on-board graphics)s. Most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the G780 use two number of displays supported (on-board graphics)s.

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Does Not Have a Front Camera

The Lenovo G780 does not have a front camera, unlike most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the G780.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The Lenovo G780 does not have a full-size keyboard. Most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the G780 also do not have a full-size keyboard.

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Only HDD Storage Media

This notebook PC has an HDD storage media, which is the most commonly found storage media on comparable spec laptops that are a similar 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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Only Intel Core I3-2xxx Processor Family

The Lenovo G780 has a better processor family than most notebook PCs that are a similar age to it. This laptop has an Intel Core i3-2xxx processor family, whereas most notebook PCs of a similar type and age to it have an Intel Core i5 processor family. Medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago processor familys range from AMD C to Intel Core i7-3xxx.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This portable PC ethernet LAN data rates, which is the most commonly found ethernet LAN data rates on laptops of this spec and age.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

Like most of the other laptops of a similar age and type to the G780, the Lenovo G780 does not have a touchscreen.

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Very Heavy

At 3 kilograms, the Lenovo G780 is very heavy compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to the G780. Across all the portable PCs of a comparable age and type to the G780 the weights range from 300g to 3.8kg, and the average weight is 2.1kg.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo G780

Released Over Four Years Ago

It was over four years ago when this notebook PC was released.

Average Processor Frequency

The Lenovo G780 has a pretty typical processor frequency (2.2 gigahertz) compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to the G780.

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Average Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 6 gigabytes, the Lenovo G780 has a pretty typical internal memory compared to most of the other laptops of this age and type.

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Average Battery Life (max)

With a battery life (max) of 5 hours, the Lenovo G780 has a pretty average battery life (max) compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the G780.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
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Colour of Product
Product Type
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Processor Manufacturer
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Cache
L3 Cache
System Bus Rate
Processor Threads
Processor Model
Processor Memory Channel
Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
Processor Memory Type
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Integrated 4G WiMAX
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
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Number of Processors Supported
ECC Supported by Processor
FSB Parity
Memory
Internal Memory
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slots
Memory Layout (slots X Size)
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Aspect Ratio
Full HD
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter Family
Optical Drive
Optical Drive Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Speaker Power
Number of Built-In Speakers
Built-In Speaker(s)
Audio System
Camera
Built-In Camera
Networking
Networking Standards
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
Networking Features
3G
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Ports Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
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
Execute Disable Bit
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
Graphics & IMC Lithography
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
Battery Life (max)
Number of Battery Cells
Security
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height (front)
Depth (imperial)
Height (front)
Depth
Height (rear)
Height (rear)
Width (imperial)
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Packaging Data
Cables Included
AC Adapter Included
Manual
Quick Start Guide
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology
Compatible Operating Systems
Graphics Adapter Family
Infrared Data Port

Expert Reviews

(8)
7 November 2012

Lenovo's IdeaPad G780 is a solid all-round laptop Lenovo bundles an appealing total package with the installed components comprising of Intel's Core i5 3210M and its integrated HD Graphics 4000 ,...

2 October 2012

De Lenovo IdeaPad G780- M842YMH is een 17 inch laptop (1600x900) met een Intel Core i5-processor en een 500 GB harde schijf. De toegevoegde waarde zou een Nvidia GeForce GT630M moeten zijn, maar...

17 January 2013

Przez 2 tygodnie mia?em okazj? u?ytkowa? laptopa Lenovo IdeaPad G780A. Musz? przyzna?, ?e sprawi? on na mnie ca?kiem niez?e wra?enie. To model stworzony do multimediów, jednak ma te? wady. Oto... Read more…

6 December 2012

Lenovo G780 to laptop z b?yszcz?c? matryc? o przek?tnej 17,3 cala. Sprawia to, ?e szczególnie dobrze powinien si? on spisywa? w przypadku osób, które lubi? obejrze? dobry film, czy pogra? w... Read more…

2 November 2012

Specyfikacja techniczna Lenovo G780 sza?u co prawda nie robi, ale podzespo?y s? wystarczaj?co wydajne do popularnych zastosowa?, a karta GF GT 630M umo?liwia pogranie w gry (cho? bez...

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User Reviews

(66)
Reviewed 17 January 2013 by AP
(Verified Purchase)

I must say I am very happy with this product. It very quick, and very quite. Windows 8 at first I admit i did not like it especially having no start button, but now completely love it, and it... Read more…

Reviewed 5 January 2013 by Cashpoor
(Verified Purchase)

OK so I've had this laptop for two days now and although Windows 8 is supposed to be the best thing since the teabag, I'm finding it quite frustrating. It's the usual gripes - no Start Menu,... Read more…

Reviewed 8 May 2013 by Jay

I am quite pleased with this Laptop. It's a lovely big widescreed form factor, which is exactly what I was looking for really. Some reviews complained about some stuff so I'll try address. Screen:... Read more…

Reviewed 23 January 2013 by Peter
(Verified Purchase)

After a lot of comparing, I went for this Laptop. The Windows 7 version had a lot of good reviews, and specs-wise for the price it doesn't get any better. I'm able to play Battlefield 3 at about... Read more…

Reviewed 23 January 2013 by Heather Greer

I like the machine very much, using a wireless mouse which gets over the everything-on-LHS issue. BUT having bought it & an extended warranty from the Lenovo Online Store, I have registered both... Read more…

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lenovo m848, lenovo m848k, lenovo m848ku, lenovo m848kuk
Barcodes 00887263952778

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