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Lenovo ThinkPad T540 2 Core Intel Core I3-4xxx 2.4GHz 4GB 500GB Hybrid-HDD 15.6" Laptop

2 Intel Core I3-4xxx 2.4GHz 4GB Nov 2014
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8 Reasons For

Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor

At 32 gigabytes, the ThinkPad T540 has a quite big maximum internal memory supported by processor compared to most of the other similar spec laptops that came out more than two years ago. The average maximum internal memory supported by processor of notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the ThinkPad T540 is 23GB, and the maximum internal memory supported by processors range from 2GB to 32GB.

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16 Maximum Number of PCI Express Laness

The ThinkPad T540 is a 16 maximum number of PCI Express lanes portable PC. Most of the other laptops of this age and type only have between 1 and 15 maximum number of PCI Express laness.

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64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This laptop 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 available for a similar time to it.

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Quite Big Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

Across all the portable PCs of this age and type the maximum on-board graphics adapter memorys range from 1.7GB to 16GB. The ThinkPad T540 has one of the bigger maximum on-board graphics adapter memorys (2 gigabytes) amongst comparable spec notebook PCs of this age.

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Lenovo Has Good Reviews for Its Notebook PCs

Medium processor cores notebook PCs produced 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.

1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Lenovo ThinkPad T540 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than most similar spec portable PCs that came out more than two years ago. Most medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. This Lenovo laptop also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

This portable PC's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is actually the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years.

The worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst comparable types of portable PC is 133MHz.

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other portable PCs of this type and age, the ThinkPad T540 has a front camera.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slots

This portable PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slots, which is the most commonly found memory slots on medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as it.

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7 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

Most similar spec laptops that were released more than two years ago do not have a full-size keyboard. The ThinkPad T540 is no exception to this as it too does not have a full-size keyboard.

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Only HDD Storage Media

This portable PC has a Hybrid-HDD storage media, which is the most frequently found storage media on portable PCs of a comparable type 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 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This notebook PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many similar spec portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as it.

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Heavy

The average weight of portable PCs of this spec and age is 2.1kg. At 2.5 kilograms, the ThinkPad T540 is fairly heavy compared to most of the other laptops of this age and spec.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This notebook PC ethernet LAN data rates, which is the most frequently found ethernet LAN data rates on portable PCs of this age and type.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

The ThinkPad T540 does not have a touchscreen, although this is within the context that most of the other laptops that have been around for around the same time as the ThinkPad T540 also do not have a touchscreen.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This laptop supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is the most commonly supported bluetooth version on medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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7 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo ThinkPad T540

Released Over Two Years Ago

Lenovo released the ThinkPad T540 over two years ago.

Average Processor Frequency

At 2.4 gigahertz, the ThinkPad T540 has a relatively average processor frequency compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar age to the ThinkPad T540.

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Average Display Diagonal

The ThinkPad T540 has a pretty typical display diagonal (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the ThinkPad T540.

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Intel Core I3 Processor Family

The ThinkPad T540 has an Intel Core i3 processor family which is better than most medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to it. Most laptops of this age and spec have an Intel Core i5 processor family.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

With a total storage capacity of 500 gigabytes, the ThinkPad T540 has a relatively standard total storage capacity compared to most of the other laptops of this type and age.

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Average Battery Life (max)

At 7 hours, the ThinkPad T540 has a relatively typical battery life (max) compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that came out around the same time as the ThinkPad T540.

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Average Internal Memory

The Lenovo ThinkPad T540 has a fairly average internal memory (4 gigabytes) compared to most of the other laptops of this spec and age.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Market Positioning
Colour of Product
Product Type
Intel Segment Tagging
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor 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
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
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
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
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache Memory
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Capacity
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache Type
Hard Drive Speed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Aspect Ratio
LED Backlight
Display Surface
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
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
Optical Drive
Optical Drive Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Number of Built-In Speakers
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera
Networking
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
Mini DisplayPorts Quantity
USB Sleep-and-Charge Ports
USB Sleep-and-Charge
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in
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
Numeric Keypad
Windows Keys
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
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® Quick Sync Video Technology
Supported Instruction Sets
Processor Code
Intel® Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel® Smart Cache
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Life (max)
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Security
Password Protection
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Manual
Certificates
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)
Maximum Internal Memory
Cache Memory
Video Compression Formats

Brochures and Manuals

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