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Lenovo G780 2 Core Intel Core I5-3xxx 2.6GHz 6GB 1TB HDD 17.3" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-3xxx 2.6GHz 6GB Sep 2013
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12 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 medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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Quite New PCI Express Slots Version

The average PCI Express slots version of medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to the G780 is 2.2, and the PCI Express slots versions range from 2 to 3. At 3, the Lenovo G780 has a fairly new PCI Express slots version compared to most of the other laptops that were released more than two years ago.

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Very Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

The average on-board graphics adapter base frequency of comparable spec portable PCs that came out around the same time as the G780 is 360MHz, and 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 very fast on-board graphics adapter base frequency compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to the G780.

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Lenovo Laptops Have Good Reviews

Medium processor cores notebook PCs produced by Lenovo have good ratings on average compared to other manufacturers. We also checked the reviews for all portable PCs (not just medium processor cores notebook PCs) and found that Lenovo also has good ratings across its entire range.

Quite Big Display Diagonal

Across all the medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the G780 the display diagonals range from 10" to 18". With a display diagonal of 17.3 inches, the Lenovo G780 has a fairly big display diagonal compared to most of the other portable PCs of this type and age.

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Fairly Fast Processor Frequency

At 2.6 gigahertz, the Lenovo G780 has a quite fast processor frequency compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that were released around the same time as the G780. The slowest processor frequency of portable PCs that are a comparable age to the G780 is 0.8GHz, the fastest is 3.3GHz, and the average processor frequency is 2.1GHz.

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Fairly Big Total Storage Capacity

At 1,000 gigabyte, the Lenovo G780 has a quite big total storage capacity compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable age and type to the G780. Across all the portable PCs of this age and type the total storage capacitys range from 1GB to 1.5TB.

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Has a Front Camera

The Lenovo G780 has a front camera. Most of the other notebook PCs that are a similar age to the G780 also have a front camera.

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Fairly Big Hard Drive Capacity

When compared to other medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago that we have assessed the hard drive capacity of, the Lenovo G780's hard drive capacity of 1,000 gigabyte is one of the biggest. Across all the medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago the hard drive capacitys range from 250GB to 1.5TB, and the average hard drive capacity is 590GB.

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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 laptops of this age and type.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This portable PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most commonly found operating system architecture on similar spec laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slots

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

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9 Reasons Against

Only One Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes

The Lenovo G780 is a one maximum number of PCI Express lanes notebook PC.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

Like most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the G780, the Lenovo G780 does not have a full-size keyboard.

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Very Short Battery Life (max)

The battery life (max)s of portable PCs of this age and type range from 2h to 5,200h, and the average battery life (max) is 31h. The Lenovo G780 has one of the shorter battery life (max)s (only 5 hours) amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age.

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Only HDD Storage Media

This portable PC has an HDD storage media, which is typical of many laptops of a similar spec and 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 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This notebook PC ethernet LAN data rates, which is typical of many medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out around the same time as it.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

The Lenovo G780 does not have a touchscreen, although keep in mind that most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago also do not have a touchscreen.

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Quite Low Speaker Power

Across all the medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago the speaker powers range from 1W to 11W, and the average speaker power is 1.7W. With an speaker power of only 1.5 Watts, the Lenovo G780 has one of the lower speaker powers amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age.

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Very Heavy

The Lenovo G780 is very heavy (3 kilograms) compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the G780. Comparable spec laptops that are a similar age to the G780 have weights of between 300g and 3.8kg, and the average weight is 2.1kg.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This laptop supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is the most commonly supported bluetooth version on notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo G780

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was over three years ago when Lenovo released the G780.

Intel Core I5-3xxx Processor Family

The Lenovo G780 has a better processor family than most medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar age to it. This notebook PC has an Intel Core i5-3xxx processor family, whereas most notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to it have an Intel Core i5 processor family.

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Average Internal Memory

At 6 gigabytes, the Lenovo G780 has a fairly typical internal memory 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
Housing Material
Colour of Product
Product Type
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Motherboard Chipset
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
System Bus Rate
Processor Threads
Processor Boost Frequency
Processor Model
Conflict Free 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
ECC Supported by Processor
FSB Parity
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory Form Factor
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
Display Brightness
Aspect Ratio
LED Backlight
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete 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 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
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera
Networking
4G WiMAX
Networking Standards
Data Network
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
3G
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
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
Numeric Keypad
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Trial Software
Operating System Architecture
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® 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
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 Voltage
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Power
AC Adapter Power
Security
Cable Lock Slot Type
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height (front)
Depth
Height (rear)
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Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Certificates
RoHS Compliance
EPEAT Compliance
Other Features
64-Bit Computing

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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