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Lenovo ThinkPad X240
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Lenovo ThinkPad X240 2 Core Intel Core I5-4xxx 1.7GHz 8GB 500GB HDD 12.5" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-4xxx 1.7GHz 8GB Mar 2015
Processor Cores Processor Family Processor Frequency Internal Memory Release Date
Ultrathin And Ultralight.The ThinkPad X240s is the thinnest and lightest ThinkPad laptop we offer. Weighing in at 2.8 lbs and less than 18mm at its thickest point, it's smaller than the diameter... More
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9 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This laptop supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many portable PCs of this spec and age.

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Lenovo Has Good Notebook PC Reviews

Lenovo has good average reviews for its medium processor cores notebook PCs as well as across its entire notebook PC range.

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

The on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s of medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the ThinkPad X240 range from 750MHz to 1,300MHz. With an on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) of 1,000 megahertz, the ThinkPad X240 has one of the faster on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s amongst portable PCs of this age.

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Intel Core I5 Processor Family

The Lenovo ThinkPad X240 has a better processor family than most notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to it. This portable PC has an Intel Core i5 processor family, whereas most notebook PCs that are a comparable age to it have an Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family. Across all medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the ThinkPad X240 the processor family ranges from AMD E (worst) to Intel Core i7-4xxx (best).

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Lenovo ThinkPad X240 has a full-size keyboard, as do most of the other comparable spec laptops that have been available for a similar time to the ThinkPad X240.

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Has a Front Camera

The ThinkPad X240 has a front camera. Most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the ThinkPad X240 also have a front camera.

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Fairly Fast Hard Drive Speed

Medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar age to the ThinkPad X240 have hard drive speeds of between 5,400 RPM and 7,200 RPM. At 7,200 revolutions per minute, the ThinkPad X240 has a quite fast hard drive speed compared to most of the other laptops of a similar type and age to the ThinkPad X240.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

This laptop has an 802.11a|802.11ac|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is typical of many portable PCs that are a similar age to it.

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Very Light

The Lenovo ThinkPad X240 is fairly light (only 1.4 kilograms) compared to most of the other portable PCs that were launched around the same time as the ThinkPad X240. The lightest comparable spec notebook PC that was launched more than a year ago is 940g heavy, the heaviest is 3.8kg, and the average weight is 2kg.

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11 Reasons Against

Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

Across all the medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out more than a year ago the on-board graphics adapter base frequencys range from 100MHz to 650MHz. The Lenovo ThinkPad X240 has one of the slower on-board graphics adapter base frequencys (only 200 megahertz) amongst comparable spec laptops of this age.

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Very Small Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

Medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the ThinkPad X240 have maximum on-board graphics adapter memorys of between 1.7GB and 16GB. At only 1.74 gigabytes, the ThinkPad X240 has a fairly small maximum on-board graphics adapter memory compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the ThinkPad X240.

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Quite Small Display Diagonal

The ThinkPad X240 has one of the smaller display diagonals (only 12.5 inches) amongst comparable spec laptops of this age. The average display diagonal of laptops of a similar age and type to the ThinkPad X240 is 15".

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Only HDD Storage Media

This portable PC has an HDD storage media, which is the most frequently found storage media on notebook PCs that were launched more than a year ago. 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 laptops of this age and spec.

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Quite Slow Processor Frequency

Across all the comparable spec notebook PCs that were released more than a year ago the processor frequencys range from 0.8GHz to 3GHz, and the average processor frequency is 2.2GHz. With a processor frequency of only 1.7 gigahertz, the Lenovo ThinkPad X240 has a fairly slow processor frequency compared to most of the other portable PCs that are a comparable age to the ThinkPad X240.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

The ThinkPad X240 does not have a touchscreen. Most of the other portable PCs of this type and age also do not have a touchscreen.

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Only Three Number of Battery Cellss

Most medium processor cores notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the ThinkPad X240 have between two and eight number of battery cellss, including the ThinkPad X240 which has three number of battery cellss.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)

Across all the comparable spec portable PCs that have been around for a similar time to the ThinkPad X240 the maximum internal memory (64-bit)s range from 2GB to 32GB. The ThinkPad X240 has a fairly small maximum internal memory (64-bit) (only 8 gigabytes) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this spec and age.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory

The maximum internal memorys of notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the ThinkPad X240 range from 2GB to 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 13GB. The ThinkPad X240 has one of the smaller maximum internal memorys (only 8 gigabytes) amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this 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 notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo ThinkPad X240

Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when this portable PC was released.

Average Internal Memory

At 8 gigabytes, the Lenovo ThinkPad X240 has a relatively standard internal memory compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that are a similar age to the ThinkPad X240.

Notebook PCs with a bigger internal memory that might also be worth looking at include the Lenovo T450s[plb_3046986_price] (12GB) which is also higher rated.

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Average Battery Life (max)

At 8.7 hours, the Lenovo ThinkPad X240 has a fairly average battery life (max) compared to most of the other laptops that came out around the same time as the ThinkPad X240.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the ThinkPad X240 has a fairly standard total storage capacity compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the ThinkPad X240.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Market Positioning
Housing Material
Colour of Product
Product Type
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Motherboard Chipset
Processor Socket
Processor 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
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
Contrast Ratio (typical)
Panel Type
Display Brightness
Aspect Ratio
LED Backlight
Display Surface
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Maximum Resolution
Discrete 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
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LightScribe
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Speaker Power
Number of Built-In Speakers
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera
Networking
4G
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
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
DVI Port
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
Number of SATA III Connectors
Total Number of SATA Connectors
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
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
Intel ME Firmware Version
Embedded Options Available
Intel® Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
CPU Configuration (max)
UART
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 Smart Connect Technology Version
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
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 Type
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Manual
Certificates
Certification
RoHS Compliance
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)

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