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Lenovo ThinkPad E550 2 Core Intel Core I7-5xxx 2.4GHz 8GB 1TB HDD 15.6" Laptop

2 Intel Core I7-5xxx 2.4GHz 8GB Feb 2015
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Quite Big Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

At 16 gigabytes, the ThinkPad E550 has a fairly big maximum on-board graphics adapter memory compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that have been available for more than a year. The maximum on-board graphics adapter memorys of laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the ThinkPad E550 range from 1.7GB to 16GB.

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Good Brand

Lenovo is one of the superior notebook PC brands according to average reviews from users and experts, and Lenovo also has good reviews for its medium processor cores portable PCs.

Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

The Lenovo ThinkPad E550 has a fairly fast on-board graphics adapter base frequency (300 megahertz) compared to most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the ThinkPad E550. The slowest on-board graphics adapter base frequency of notebook PCs that are a similar age to the ThinkPad E550 is 100MHz and the fastest is 650MHz.

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Fairly Fast Processor Frequency

The slowest processor frequency of medium processor cores portable PCs that were launched around the same time as the ThinkPad E550 is 0.8GHz, the fastest is 3GHz, and the average processor frequency is 2.2GHz. With a processor frequency of 2.4 gigahertz, the ThinkPad E550 has one of the faster processor frequencys amongst similar spec notebook PCs of this age.

If this notebook PC processor frequency is not fast enough for you then you might want to look at the Asus UX303UB[plb_2993330_price] (2.5GHz) which also has a higher rating.

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Intel Core I7 Processor Family

The ThinkPad E550 has an Intel Core i7 processor family which is better than the Intel Core i5 processor family found on most similar spec laptops that are a comparable age to it.

This notebook PC's processor family (Intel Core i7) is actually the best processor family across all laptops of this spec and age.

An AMD E processor family is the worst processor family amongst comparable types of notebook PC.

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Quite Big Total Storage Capacity

With a total storage capacity of 1,000 gigabyte, the ThinkPad E550 has one of the bigger total storage capacitys amongst medium processor cores portable PCs of this age. Comparable spec laptops that have been on the market for more than a year have total storage capacitys of between 32GB and 2TB.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The ThinkPad E550 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most medium processor cores portable PCs that have been on the market for more than a year. This portable PC also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds. Across all portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the ThinkPad E550 the worst memory clock speeds supported by processor is 133MHz and the best is 1,866MHz.

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Fairly Big Internal Memory

The ThinkPad E550 has one of the bigger internal memorys (8 gigabytes) amongst medium processor cores portable PCs of this age. The average internal memory of comparable spec laptops that have been around for more than a year is 6.3GB, and the internal memorys range from 2GB to 16GB.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The ThinkPad E550 has a full-size keyboard. Most of the other laptops that have been available for a similar time to the ThinkPad E550 also have a full-size keyboard.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The Lenovo ThinkPad E550 has a maximum display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than the most common display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution is in fact the best display resolution across all medium processor cores portable PCs that have been available for a similar time to the ThinkPad E550.

A 1024 x 768 pixels display resolution is the worst display resolution across comparable types of notebook PC.

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other similar spec portable PCs that were launched more than a year ago, the Lenovo ThinkPad E550 has a front camera.

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Quite Big Hard Drive Capacity

Across all the notebook PCs of this spec and age the hard drive capacitys range from 250GB to 2TB, and the average hard drive capacity is 700GB. The ThinkPad E550 has a quite big hard drive capacity (1,000 gigabyte) compared to most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the ThinkPad E550.

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Fairly Fast Processor Boost Frequency

The processor boost frequencys of portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the ThinkPad E550 range from 2GHz to 3.7GHz, and the average processor boost frequency is 2.9GHz. At 3 gigahertz, the ThinkPad E550 has a quite fast processor boost frequency compared to most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the ThinkPad E550.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

This notebook PC has an 802.11a|802.11ac|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is typical of many comparable spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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L3 Processor Cache

This notebook PC has a L3 processor cache, which is typical of many laptops that have been around for more than a year.

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Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)

The Lenovo ThinkPad E550 has one of the bigger maximum internal memory (64-bit)s (16 gigabytes) amongst similar spec portable PCs of this age. The maximum internal memory (64-bit)s of medium processor cores portable PCs that were launched more than a year ago range from 2GB to 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory (64-bit) is 13GB.

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Quite High Speaker Power

The lowest speaker power of laptops of this age and spec is 1W, the highest is 4W, and the average speaker power is 1.7W. The ThinkPad E550 has a quite high speaker power (2 Watts) compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that are a similar age to the ThinkPad E550.

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Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory

The maximum internal memorys of portable PCs of a similar age and spec to the ThinkPad E550 range from 2GB to 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 13GB. With a maximum internal memory of 16 gigabytes, the Lenovo ThinkPad E550 has a fairly big maximum internal memory compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and spec.

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Six Number of Battery Cellss

Most notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the ThinkPad E550 have between two and eight number of battery cellss, including the ThinkPad E550 which has six number of battery cellss.

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Fairly Big Processor Cache

The ThinkPad E550 has one of the bigger processor caches (4 megabytes) amongst similar spec portable PCs of this age. The processor caches of comparable spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than a year range from 1MB to 6MB.

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Windows 8 Optional Operating System Supplied

This notebook PC has a Windows 8.1 Pro optional operating system supplied, which is the most frequently found optional operating system supplied on notebook PCs that were launched more than a year ago.

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Very Big Cache Memory

The average cache memory of notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the ThinkPad E550 is 3.1MB. At 4 megabytes, the ThinkPad E550 has a very big cache memory compared to most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that are a similar age to the ThinkPad E550.

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AC Cables Included

This portable PC has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included on portable PCs of a comparable type and age to it.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This portable PC has a GDDR3 discrete graphics memory type, which is typical of many medium processor cores portable PCs that have been around for more than a year.

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5 Reasons Against

Only 11 On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version

This portable PC has a 11.2 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version, which is the most frequently found on-board graphics adapter DirectX version on notebook PCs that have been available for more than a year.

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Only HDD Storage Media

This notebook PC has an HDD storage media, which is the most frequently found storage media on medium processor cores portable PCs that came out around the same time as 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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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

Like most of the other notebook PCs that are a similar age to the ThinkPad E550, the ThinkPad E550 does not have a touchscreen.

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Only One USB 2.0 Ports Quantity

Most medium processor cores portable PCs that came out more than a year ago have between one and two USB 2.0 ports quantitys, including the ThinkPad E550 which has one USB 2.0 ports quantity.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This laptop supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this age and type.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo ThinkPad E550

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when this medium processor cores laptop was released.

Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 15.6 inches, the ThinkPad E550 has a fairly typical display diagonal compared to most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the ThinkPad E550.

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Average Battery Life (max)

At 9 hours, the ThinkPad E550 has a relatively standard battery life (max) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to the ThinkPad E550.

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Average Weight

At 2.4 kilograms, the ThinkPad E550 has a pretty standard weight compared to most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that have been around for a similar time to the ThinkPad E550.

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Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
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Intel® VPro™ Technology
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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)
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Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
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Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
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Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lenovo i75500, lenovo 20df004, lenovo i75500u, lenovo 20df004u, lenovo 20df004uu, lenovo 20df004uuk
Barcodes 00888965840264, 00889233041062, 00889233041123, 00889233041291, 00889233041338, 00889233041468, 00889233041925, 00889233041963, 00889233042229, 00889233042717, 00889233042762, 00889233043059, 00889233043066, 00889233043615, 00889233044452, 00889233045275, 00889233046548, 05054629664094, 08889658402648

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