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Lenovo T430i 2 Core Intel Core I3-3xxx 2.5GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 14" Laptop

2 Intel Core I3-3xxx 2.5GHz 4GB Apr 2013
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The rock-solid build and high productivity of the T430 make it the perfect laptop for any business. It's reliable, durable, and designed to work hard in every business environment. - Up to NVIDIA... More
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16 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This laptop supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a similar type and age to it.

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Fairly Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

With an on-board graphics adapter base frequency of 650 megahertz, the Lenovo T430i has one of the faster on-board graphics adapter base frequencys amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age. The on-board graphics adapter base frequencys of notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the T430i range from 200MHz to 650MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 360MHz.

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Good Brand

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

Fairly Fast Processor Frequency

With a processor frequency of 2.5 gigahertz, the Lenovo T430i has a quite fast processor frequency compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that came out more than two years ago. The slowest processor frequency of comparable spec portable PCs that were released more than two years ago is 0.8GHz and the fastest is 3.3GHz.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Lenovo T430i supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than most notebook PCs that are a comparable age to it. Most portable 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.

This laptop's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across all notebook PCs of this age and spec.

The worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across similar types of laptop is 133MHz.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Lenovo T430i has a full-size keyboard, which is unusual. Most of the other portable PCs that were launched around the same time as the T430i do not have a full-size keyboard.

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Fairly Long Battery Life (max)

The shortest battery life (max) of comparable spec portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the T430i is 2h and the longest is 5,200h. At 9.7 hours, the Lenovo T430i has a fairly long battery life (max) compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the T430i.

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other portable PCs of a similar type and age to the T430i, the Lenovo T430i has a front camera.

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Fairly Fast Hard Drive Speed

Across all the medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar age to the T430i the hard drive speeds range from 4,200 RPM to 7,200 RPM, and the average hard drive speed is 5,900 RPM. With a hard drive speed of 7,200 revolutions per minute, the Lenovo T430i has one of the faster hard drive speeds amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age.

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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 the most commonly found wi-Fi standards on comparable spec portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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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 similar spec notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to it.

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Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)

The Lenovo T430i has a quite big maximum internal memory (64-bit) (16 gigabytes) compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the T430i. Across all the medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the T430i the maximum internal memory (64-bit)s range from 2GB to 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory (64-bit) is 12GB.

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Fairly Big Maximum Internal Memory

At 16 gigabytes, the Lenovo T430i has a fairly big maximum internal memory compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years. The smallest maximum internal memory of medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the T430i is 2GB, the biggest is 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 12GB.

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Six Number of Battery Cellss

The Lenovo T430i is a six number of battery cells laptop.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slots

This notebook PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slots, which is the most frequently found memory slots on laptops of this spec and age.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This laptop has a GDDR3 discrete graphics memory type, which is typical of many medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out around the same time as it.

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6 Reasons Against

Only One Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes

The Lenovo T430i is a one maximum number of PCI Express lanes laptop.

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Only HDD Storage Media

This laptop has an HDD storage media, which is the most frequently found storage media on medium processor cores notebook PCs 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 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This portable PC ethernet LAN data rates, which is the most frequently found ethernet LAN data rates on medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released around the same time as it.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

The Lenovo T430i does not have a touchscreen, although keep in mind that most of the other portable PCs that were released more than two years ago also do not have a touchscreen.

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Only Windows 8 Recovery Operating System

This portable PC has a Windows 8 Pro recovery operating system, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a similar type and age to it.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This notebook PC supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is the most commonly supported bluetooth version on portable PCs of this age and spec.

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6 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo T430i

Released Over Three Years Ago

Lenovo released the T430i over three years ago.

Intel Core I3-3xxx Processor Family

The Lenovo T430i has an Intel Core i3-3xxx processor family which is better than the Intel Core i5 processor family found on most notebook PCs of this age and type.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the Lenovo T430i has a relatively typical total storage capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs of this type and age.

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Average Internal Memory

At 4 gigabytes, the Lenovo T430i has a pretty standard internal memory compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the T430i.

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Average Weight

At 2.2 kilograms, the Lenovo T430i has a pretty standard 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 Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 14 inches, the Lenovo T430i has a fairly average display diagonal compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the T430i.

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Specification

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Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Motherboard Chipset
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)
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 (64-Bit)
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
Full HD
LED Backlight
Display Surface
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
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
Number of Discrete Graphics Adapters Installed
On-Board Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter Family
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LightScribe
Optical Drive Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Number of Built-In Speakers
Audio System
Camera
Swivel Webcam
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera Resolution (numeric)
Front Camera
Networking
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
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 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Spill Resistant Keyboard
Island-Style Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Windows Keys
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
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
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)
Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)
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
Height (rear)
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Manual
Certificates
RoHS Compliance
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)

Brochures and Manuals

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lenovo n1, lenovo n1t, lenovo n1tf, lenovo t430, lenovo t430i, lenovo n1tfe, lenovo n1tfeu, lenovo n1tfeuk

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