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Lenovo L530 2 Core Intel Core I5-3xxx 2.6GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 15.6" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-3xxx 2.6GHz 4GB Oct 2013
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Encrypted hard disk drive, integrated Fingerprint Reader, BIOS port locking, Trusted Platform Module, and more. Intel HD integrated graphics provide 100% increase in 3D and visual performance from... More
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15 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This laptop supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many medium processor cores notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as it.

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Fairly New PCI Express Slots Version

Portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the L530 have PCI Express slots versions of between 2 and 3, and the average PCI Express slots version is 2.2. At 3, the Lenovo L530 has a quite new PCI Express slots version compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this age and type.

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Fairly Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

Notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to the L530 have on-board graphics adapter base frequencys of between 200MHz and 650MHz. At 650 megahertz, the Lenovo L530 has a fairly fast on-board graphics adapter base frequency compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the L530.

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Good Brand

Medium processor cores notebook PCs manufactured by Lenovo have good reviews 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 reviews across its entire range.

Fairly Fast Processor Frequency

With a processor frequency of 2.6 gigahertz, the Lenovo L530 has one of the faster processor frequencys amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age. The slowest processor frequency of medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years is 0.8GHz, the fastest is 3.3GHz, and the average processor frequency is 2.1GHz.

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16.78 Million Colours Display Number of Colours

This laptop has a 16.78 million colours display number of colours, which is the most commonly found display number of colours on medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar age to it.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Lenovo L530 has a full-size keyboard, which is unusual. Most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than two years do not have a full-size keyboard.

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Has a Front Camera

The Lenovo L530 has a front camera. Most of the other similar spec portable PCs that were released around the same time as the L530 also have a front camera.

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Quite Fast Processor Boost Frequency

The processor boost frequencys of notebook PCs of a similar age and type to the L530 range from 1.3GHz to 3.7GHz. The Lenovo L530 has one of the faster processor boost frequencys (3.2 gigahertz) amongst portable PCs of this age.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

This laptop 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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Three USB 2.0 Ports Quantitys

The Lenovo L530 is a three USB 2.0 ports quantity portable PC. Most of the other laptops that have been available for a comparable time to the L530 have between one and eight USB 2.0 ports quantitys.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This portable PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most frequently found operating system architecture on medium processor cores notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as it.

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Quite Big Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)

The smallest battery capacity (Watt hours) of notebook PCs of this age and spec is 5Wh and the biggest is 100Wh. With a battery capacity (Watt hours) of 57 watt-hours, the Lenovo L530 has a quite big battery capacity (Watt hours) compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the L530.

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AC Cables Included

This portable PC has an AC cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included on medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar 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 medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released around the same time as it.

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9 Reasons Against

Only Not Supported HD Type

The HD type of this laptop is Not supported, which is the most commonly found HD type on comparable spec portable PCs that are a similar age to it.

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Only One Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes

Most laptops that have been available for a similar time to the L530 have between 1 and 15 maximum number of PCI Express laness, including the Lenovo L530 which has one maximum number of PCI Express lanes.

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Only One USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity

The Lenovo L530 is a one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity laptop. Most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that have been around for a similar time to the L530 have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys.

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Only HDD Storage Media

This portable PC has an HDD storage media, which is typical of many medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for a comparable 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.

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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 the most commonly found display resolution on medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This laptop ethernet LAN data rates, which is the most commonly found ethernet LAN data rates on notebook PCs that were launched more than two years ago.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

Like most of the other notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to the L530, the Lenovo L530 does not have a touchscreen.

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Only Windows 8 Recovery Operating System

This laptop has a Windows 8 Pro recovery operating system, which is typical of many similar spec notebook PCs that are a comparable age to it.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This portable PC supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is the most commonly supported bluetooth version on medium processor cores notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as it.

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7 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo L530

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was over three years ago when Lenovo released the L530.

Average Display Diagonal

The Lenovo L530 has a relatively typical display diagonal (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other similar spec laptops that have been available for a comparable time to the L530.

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Intel Core I5-3xxx Processor Family

The Lenovo L530 has an Intel Core i5-3xxx processor family which is better than most portable PCs that have been around for more than two years. Most portable PCs of a comparable type and age to it have an Intel Core i5 processor family.

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Average Weight

With a weight of 2.5 kilograms, the Lenovo L530 has a fairly typical weight compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were launched more than two years ago.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the Lenovo L530 has a fairly standard total storage capacity compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the L530.

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Average Battery Life (max)

The Lenovo L530 has a relatively typical battery life (max) (7.5 hours) compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable age and spec to the L530.

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Average Internal Memory

At 4 gigabytes, the Lenovo L530 has a relatively average internal memory compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the L530.

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Specification

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Processor
Processor Cores
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Processor Cache
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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
Number of Processors Supported
Maximum Number of SMP Processors
ECC Supported by Processor
FSB Parity
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory Form Factor
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slots (available)
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
Contrast Ratio (typical)
Display Brightness
Aspect Ratio
3D
LED Backlight
Display Surface
Display Number of Colours
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
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Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
Optical Drive Interface
LightScribe
Optical Drive Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Built-In Subwoofer
Speaker Power
Number of Built-In Speakers
Built-In Speaker(s)
Audio System
Camera
Swivel Webcam
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera Resolution (numeric)
Front Camera
Networking
Cabling Technology
Networking Standards
4G
Data Network
WWAN
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
Networking Features
3G
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
Microphone Connectivity
Mini DisplayPorts Quantity
Headphone Connectivity
Mini DisplayPort/Thunderbolt Combo Port
USB Sleep-and-Charge Ports
USB Sleep-and-Charge
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
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
LAN/VGA Combo Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Performance
TV Tuner Integrated
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Spill Resistant Keyboard
Island-Style Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Windows Keys
Keyboard Layout
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Drivers Included
Recovery Operating System
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® 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 HD Graphics
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 Capacity (Watt Hours)
Battery Capacity
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Power
Power Auto-Sensing
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Power
Security
Password Protection Type
Password Protection
Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
Fingerprint Reader
Cable Lock Slot Type
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Height (front)
Depth (imperial)
Height (front)
Depth
Height (rear)
Height (rear)
Width (imperial)
Width
Packaging Data
Warranty Card
Handheld Remote Control
Cables Included
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Manual
Quick Start Guide
Operational Conditions
Operating Altitude
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Certificates
RoHS Compliance
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
64-Bit Computing
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)
Quantity
Graphics Adapter Family
Infrared Data Port

Expert Reviews

(6)
28 February 2013

Lenovo's business laptops range from big, powerful machines to small, portable devices. The standard options available on these business laptops, unfortunately, leave a lot to be desired, and the... Read more…

17 July 2012

Lenovo Thinkpad L530: A lot of ThinkPad for a little money Based on our testing and experiences with the ThinkPad L530, we found that the differences between the L530 and the more expensive...

7 August 2013

Cho? na papierze konfiguracja nie wywo?uje g?siej skórki, a wygl?d jak to w biznesowych Lenovo jest raczej zgrzebny, ThinkPad L530 to kawa? porz?dnego sprz?tu. Mo?e nie tak dobrze wykonany jak...

7 August 2012

Cho? ThinkPad L530 jest ta?szy od modelu T530, ró?nice mi?dzy nimi s? mniejsze, ni? mo?na by oczekiwa?. Pewna ró?nica wyst?puje w jako?ci obudowy, która w przypadku L530 nie jest wybitna, ale...

29 October 2013

? ??????? Lenovo ??? ?????????? ????? ?????? ???? ? ??????? ???????? ?????????????? ????????? ??? ???????? ????? ?????????????. ??????, ???????? ?????? ThinkPad L530, ???????????? ?????? ???????... Read more…

USB 3.0, mini display port and docking port
Matte, bright screen
Extensive configuration options
Low system noise
Long battery life possible
Moderate quality impression
No backlit keyboard
Wobbly battery
Keyboard needs familiarization for switching users
Brak podwietlenia klawiatury, kolebicy si akumulator, klawiatura moe nie pasowa uytkownikom starszych ThinkPadw
2 September 2013

Die Highlights des Lenovo ThinkPad L530 sind das hochwertige Gehäuse und die vorbildliche Verarbeitung, die ihm im Test eine sehr gute Ergonomiewertungen bescheren. Daneben überzeugt es durch...

Brochures and Manuals

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers apple i53210, apple i53210m
Barcodes 00887037754775, 00887037868885, 00887456168443, 00887456168498, 00887619975901, 00887619975925, 00887619975956, 00887770689440, 00887770813326, 00887770813432, 00887770813555, 00887770813746, 00887770813807, 00887770813890, 00887770813913, 00887770813951, 00887770814309, 00887770814415, 00887770814545, 00887770814606, 04053162293731

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