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Lenovo L540 2 Core Intel Core I5-4xxx 2.5GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 15.6" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-4xxx 2.5GHz 4GB Oct 2013
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Optimized for Windows 8, this 15.6" laptop delivers on performance and price, with 4th gen Intel processors, robust security features, great multimedia features, and legendary ThinkPad... More
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20 Reasons For

16 Maximum Number of PCI Express Laness

Most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that are a comparable age to the L540 only have between 1 and 15 maximum number of PCI Express laness, however the Lenovo L540 has 16 maximum number of PCI Express laness.

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Quite New PCI Express Slots Version

The average PCI Express slots version of similar spec laptops that have been around for around the same time as the L540 is 2.2, and the PCI Express slots versions range from 2 to 3. At 3, the Lenovo L540 has a quite new PCI Express slots version compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and spec.

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Fairly Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

The on-board graphics adapter base frequencys of notebook PCs of this age and spec range from 200MHz to 650MHz. The Lenovo L540 has a quite fast on-board graphics adapter base frequency (400 megahertz) compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to the L540.

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Fairly Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)

Across all the medium processor cores portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the L540 the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s range from 660MHz to 1,300MHz. At 1,150 megahertz, the Lenovo L540 has a quite fast on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) compared to most of the other laptops that have been available for around the same time as the L540.

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Lenovo Has Good Portable PC Reviews

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

Quite Fast Processor Frequency

At 2.5 gigahertz, the Lenovo L540 has a quite fast processor frequency compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to the L540. Medium processor cores portable PCs that were released more than two years ago have processor frequencys of between 0.8GHz and 3.3GHz.

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Intel Core I5 Processor Family

This portable PC has an Intel Core i5-4xxx processor family, which is typical of many comparable spec portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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Quite Long Battery Life (max)

At 11 hours, the Lenovo L540 has a quite long battery life (max) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar age and type to the L540. Across all the comparable spec portable PCs that were released more than two years ago the battery life (max)s range from 2h to 5,200h.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Lenovo L540 has a full-size keyboard. Most of the other laptops of a similar age and type to the L540 do not have a full-size keyboard.

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Has a Front Camera

The Lenovo L540 has a front camera, as do most of the other notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the L540.

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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 portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as it.

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Fairly Fast Hard Drive Speed

Medium processor cores portable PCs that were launched more than two years ago have hard drive speeds of between 4,200 RPM and 7,200 RPM, and the average hard drive speed is 5,900 RPM. The Lenovo L540 has one of the faster hard drive speeds (7,200 revolutions per minute) amongst medium processor cores portable PCs of this age.

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Three USB 2.0 Ports Quantitys

Most portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to the L540 have between one and eight USB 2.0 ports quantitys, including the Lenovo L540 which has three USB 2.0 ports quantitys.

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Quite High Speaker Power

With an speaker power of 2 Watts, the Lenovo L540 has one of the higher speaker powers amongst laptops of this age. The lowest speaker power of medium processor cores portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the L540 is 1W, the highest is 11W, and the average speaker power is 1.7W.

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Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory

The smallest maximum internal memory of medium processor cores portable PCs that have been around for more than two years is 2GB, the biggest is 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 12GB. At 16 gigabytes, the Lenovo L540 has a quite big maximum internal memory compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that have been available for around the same time as the L540.

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Six Number of Battery Cellss

The Lenovo L540 is a six number of battery cells portable PC.

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Fairly Bright Display Brightness

At 300 candellas per square meter, the Lenovo L540 has a quite bright display brightness compared to most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that have been available for a similar time to the L540. The average display brightness of portable PCs that came out around the same time as the L540 is 260 cd/m².

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Fairly Fast Wi-Fi Data Rate (max)

Across all the notebook PCs that were launched more than two years ago the wi-Fi data rate (max)s range from 150 Mbit/s to 870 Mbit/s, and the average wi-Fi data rate (max) is 320 Mbit/s. With a wi-Fi data rate (max) of 500 megabits per second, the Lenovo L540 has a quite fast wi-Fi data rate (max) compared to most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that are a comparable age to the L540.

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Quite Big Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)

Across all the medium processor cores portable PCs that are a comparable age to the L540 the battery capacity (Watt hours)s range from 5Wh to 100Wh. The Lenovo L540 has one of the bigger battery capacity (Watt hours)s (56 watt-hours) amongst similar spec laptops of this age.

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AC Cables Included

This laptop has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included on comparable spec notebook PCs that are a similar age to it.

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9 Reasons Against

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

The Lenovo L540 is a one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity portable PC. Most of the other portable PCs of this type and age 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 laptops that have been around 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.

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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 portable PCs of this age and type.

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Quite Small Internal Memory

With an internal memory of only 4 gigabytes, the Lenovo L540 has a fairly small internal memory compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the L540. The average internal memory of laptops that have been available for around the same time as the L540 is 5.5GB, and the internal memorys range from 1GB to 16GB.

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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 that were launched around the same time as it.

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Heavy

Medium processor cores portable PCs that have been available for more than two years have weights of between 240g and 3.8kg, and the average weight is 2.1kg. At 2.6 kilograms, the Lenovo L540 is fairly heavy compared to most of the other notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

Most portable PCs of a similar age and type to the L540 do not have a touchscreen. The Lenovo L540 is no exception to this as it too does not have a touchscreen.

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Only Windows 8 Recovery Operating System

This notebook PC has a Windows 8 Pro recovery operating system, which is the most frequently found recovery operating system on laptops of this type and age.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This notebook PC supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is typical of many medium processor cores portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo L540

Released Over Three Years Ago

Lenovo released the L540 over three years ago.

Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 15.6 inches, the Lenovo L540 has a relatively typical display diagonal compared to most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the L540.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the Lenovo L540 has a pretty standard total storage capacity compared to most of the other laptops of this age and type.

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Specification

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Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Motherboard Chipset
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L3 Cache
System Bus Rate
Processor Threads
Processor Boost Frequency
Processor Model
Conflict Free Processor
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
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FSB Parity
Memory
Internal Memory
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Memory Slots
Memory Layout (slots X Size)
Memory Clock Speed
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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
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3D
LED Backlight
HD Type
Graphics
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On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
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
LightScribe
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Audio
Built-In Microphone
Speaker Power
Number of Built-In Speakers
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera
Networking
4G
WWAN
Bluetooth Version
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Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Data Rate (max)
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
3G
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
Mini DisplayPorts Quantity
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
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Spill Resistant Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Windows Keys
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® 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
Intel TSX-NI
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
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)
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Power
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
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Height (front)
Depth
Height (rear)
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Packaging Data
Cables Included
AC Adapter Included
Stylus Pen
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
Wi-Fi Certified
RoHS Compliance
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified

Expert Reviews

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22 March 2014

In Review: Lenovo ThinkPad L540 (20AV002YGE). Lenovo's ThinkPad L540 (20AV002YGE) is a successful improvement over its predecessor . Especially the input devices of the business notebook are a big...

25 March 2014

Perfectionné. Lenovo a revu son ThinkPad d'entrée de gamme en l'équipant d'un nouveau châssis et d'un nouveau processeur Intel de la génération Haswell. Malgré son prix bien en-dessous de... Read more…

8 April 2014

Verbeterd. Lenovo heeft zijn ThinkPad instapmodellen opnieuw ontworpen en voorziet de business notebooks uit met een nieuwe behuizing en een processor van Intel's huidige Haswell generatie.... Read more…

Geli?tirildi. Lenovo giri? seviyesi ThinkPad modelini yeniden tasarl?yor ve yeni bir kasa ve Haswell i?lemci ile donat?yor. Fiyat?n?n dü?ük olmas?na ra?men beklentileri kar??layaca?? ve ThinkPad... Read more…

21 July 2014

ThinkPad L540 uda? si? Lenovo o tyle, ?e to model godnie zast?puj?cy poprzednika. Przede wszystkim trzeba pochwali? urz?dzenia wej?cia, które nie ust?puj? tym z dro?szych serii. Wydajny procesor...

14 April 2014

Osoby stoj?ce przed wyborem notebooka do pracy bardzo cz?sto zadaj? sobie pytanie, czy jest sens dop?aca? do dro?szych modeli, skoro te ta?sze oferuj? czasem na pierwszy rzut oka podobne... Read more…

26 March 2014

Melhorado. A Lenovo redesenha os seu ThinkPad e equipa o portátil empresarial com um novo case, bem como com um processador da atual geração Haswell da Intel. Apesar do preço bem abaixo dos... Read more…

29 March 2014

Mejorado. Lenovo ha rediseñado su ThinkPad de gama baja y equipa el portátil de negocios con una nueva carcasa así como con un procesador de la actual generación Haswell de Intel. A pesar del... Read more…

28 November 2014

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Poor viewing angles and color accuracy of the display
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Keyboard not illuminated
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28 November 2014

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