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Lenovo G780 2 Core Intel Core I5-3xxx 2.5GHz 6GB 1TB HDD 17.3" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-3xxx 2.5GHz 6GB Feb 2013
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22 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This notebook PC supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is the most frequently supported processor operating modes on notebook PCs of this type and age.

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Very Big Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor

When compared to other portable PCs of this age and spec that we have assessed, the Lenovo G780's maximum internal memory supported by processor of 32 gigabytes is one of the biggest. The average maximum internal memory supported by processor of medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago is 23GB.

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Quite New PCI Express Slots Version

The PCI Express slots versions of laptops that are a similar age to the G780 range from 2 to 3. With a PCI Express slots version of 3, the Lenovo G780 has a fairly new PCI Express slots version compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this age and spec.

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Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

Across all the medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the G780 the on-board graphics adapter base frequencys range from 200MHz to 650MHz. With an on-board graphics adapter base frequency of 650 megahertz, the Lenovo G780 has a fairly fast on-board graphics adapter base frequency compared to most of the other laptops of a similar age and type to the G780.

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Lenovo Has Good Reviews for Its Notebook PCs

Lenovo has good average ratings for its medium processor cores notebook PCs as well as across its entire portable PC range compared to other brands.

Very Big Display Diagonal

The display diagonals of medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the G780 range from 10" to 18", and the average display diagonal is 15". When compared to other laptops of a similar age and type to the G780, the display diagonal of the Lenovo G780 of 17.3 inches is one of the biggest.

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Fairly Fast Processor Frequency

The Lenovo G780 has one of the faster processor frequencys (2.5 gigahertz) amongst laptops of this age. Medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the G780 have processor frequencys of between 0.8GHz and 3.3GHz.

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Fairly Big Total Storage Capacity

The smallest total storage capacity of medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago is 1GB, the biggest is 1.5TB, and the average total storage capacity is 510GB. At 1,000 gigabyte, the Lenovo G780 has a fairly big total storage capacity compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the G780.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Lenovo G780 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than most similar spec laptops that are a comparable age to it. Most medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released around the same time as it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. This portable PC also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

A 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across all medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the G780.

Across comparable types of notebook PC the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor is 133MHz.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Lenovo G780 has a full-size keyboard. Most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the G780 do not have a full-size keyboard.

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Has a Front Camera

The Lenovo G780 has a front camera, as do most of the other notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the G780.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This notebook PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most commonly found operating system architecture on laptops of a similar age and type to it.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

This notebook PC has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is typical of many laptops of this type and age.

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Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory

The Lenovo G780 has a quite big maximum internal memory (32,768 megabytes) compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the G780. Across all the similar spec portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the G780 the maximum internal memorys range from 8.1GB to 33GB.

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Quite Big Hard Drive Capacity

With a hard drive capacity of 1,000 gigabyte, the Lenovo G780's hard drive capacity is one of the biggest amongst similar spec notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the G780. Across all the portable PCs that are a comparable age to the G780 the hard drive capacitys range from 250GB to 1.5TB, and the average hard drive capacity is 590GB.

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Two USB 2.0 Ports Quantitys

Most notebook PCs of this spec and age have between one and eight USB 2.0 ports quantitys, including the Lenovo G780 which has two USB 2.0 ports quantitys.

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Six Number of Battery Cellss

Most portable PCs of this type and age have between one and eight number of battery cellss, including the Lenovo G780 which has six number of battery cellss.

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Quite Big Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory

The average discrete graphics adapter memory of laptops of a comparable age and spec to the G780 is 1.7GB. The Lenovo G780 has a fairly big discrete graphics adapter memory (2,048 megabytes) compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the G780.

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Fairly Big Battery Capacity

The average battery capacity of portable PCs that have been available for more than two years is 3,800mAh. At 4,800 milliamperes * hour, the Lenovo G780 has a quite big battery capacity compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the G780.

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AC Cables Included

This laptop has an AC cables included, which is typical of many similar spec laptops that were released more than two years ago.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slots

This portable PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slots, which is typical of many laptops of a comparable spec and age to it.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This notebook PC has a GDDR3 discrete graphics memory type, which is the most frequently found discrete graphics memory type on medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to it.

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8 Reasons Against

Only One Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes

The Lenovo G780 is a one maximum number of PCI Express lanes portable PC. Most of the other portable PCs of a similar type and age to the G780 have between 1 and 15 maximum number of PCI Express laness.

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Very Short Battery Life (max)

At only 5 hours, the Lenovo G780 has a fairly short battery life (max) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to the G780. The shortest battery life (max) of portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the G780 is 2h, the longest is 5,200h, and the average battery life (max) is 31h.

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Only HDD Storage Media

This portable PC has an HDD storage media, which is the most frequently found storage media on medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago. 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 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

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

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

Like most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the G780, the Lenovo G780 does not have a touchscreen.

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Very Low Front Camera Resolution (numeric)

The Lenovo G780 has a quite low front camera resolution (numeric) (only 0.3 megapixels) compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the G780. The average front camera resolution (numeric) of medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago is 2.9MP.

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Very Heavy

Across all the portable PCs of a similar spec and age to the G780 the weights range from 300g to 3.8kg. At 3 kilograms, the Lenovo G780 is very heavy compared to most of the other laptops that were released more than two years ago.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This laptop supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is the most commonly supported bluetooth version on comparable spec notebook PCs that are a similar age to it.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo G780

Released Over Four Years Ago

This laptop has been on the market for over four years.

Intel Core I5-3xxx Processor Family

The Lenovo G780 has a better processor family than most notebook PCs of this type and age. This Lenovo portable PC has an Intel Core i5-3xxx processor family, whereas most medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago have an Intel Core i5 processor family.

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Average Internal Memory

At 6 gigabytes, the Lenovo G780 has a fairly average internal memory compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Specification

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Processor
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Motherboard Chipset
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Cache
L3 Cache
System Bus Rate
Processor Threads
Processor Boost Frequency
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)
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
Aspect Ratio
LED Backlight
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
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
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
Optical Drive Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Speaker Power
Number of Built-In Speakers
Built-In Speaker(s)
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera Resolution (numeric)
Front Camera
Networking
Cabling Technology
Networking Standards
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
Networking Features
3G
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
Microphone Connectivity
Headphone Connectivity
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
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
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Windows Keys
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Operating System Architecture
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® 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
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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
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)
Battery Capacity
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Power
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Power
Security
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Height (front)
Depth (imperial)
Height (front)
Depth
Height (rear)
Height (rear)
Width (imperial)
Width
Packaging Data
Cables Included
AC Adapter Included
Manual
Quick Start Guide
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology
Maximum Internal Memory
Cache Memory
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

(65)
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 55008595, 59359159
Barcodes 00887263441807, 00887263767433, 00887456772787

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