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Lenovo ThinkPad X250 2 Core Intel Core I5-5xxx 2.2GHz 8GB 500GB Hybrid-HDD 12.5" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-5xxx 2.2GHz 8GB Feb 2015
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Weighing in at less than 3 lbs and measuring 20.3mm at its thickest point, the X250 is ultraportable without sacrificing anything in terms of ports, connectivity, or durability. Full-sized and... More
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12 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This notebook PC supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating modes, which is the most commonly supported processor operating modes on portable PCs of this spec and age.

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Lenovo Has Good Laptop Reviews

Lenovo medium processor cores notebook PCs have good reviews on average and across all portable PCs Lenovo is one of the better rated brands.

1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The ThinkPad X250 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most portable PCs of this age and spec. This laptop also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds. The worst memory clock speeds supported by processor of all notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to the ThinkPad X250 is 133MHz and the best is 1,866MHz.

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Quite Big Internal Memory

The ThinkPad X250 has a quite big internal memory (8 gigabytes) compared to most of the other laptops of this type and age. The internal memorys of similar spec notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the ThinkPad X250 range from 2GB to 16GB, and the average internal memory is 6.3GB.

Notebook PCs with a bigger internal memory that might be worth considering include the Lenovo T450s (12GB and higher rated).

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

Like most of the other portable PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the ThinkPad X250, the ThinkPad X250 has a full-size keyboard.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution of the ThinkPad X250 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than the most frequently found display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels.

This notebook PC's display resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is in fact the best display resolution amongst all medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out more than a year ago.

The worst display resolution amongst comparable types of notebook PC is 1024 x 768 pixels.

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Fairly Long Battery Life (max)

With a battery life (max) of 10.7 hours, the Lenovo ThinkPad X250 has a fairly long battery life (max) compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the ThinkPad X250. The battery life (max)s of comparable spec notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the ThinkPad X250 range from 2.5h to 24h, and the average battery life (max) is 8.6h.

Portable PCs with a longer battery life (max) that might be worth looking at include the Lenovo X1 Carbon (10.9h and higher rated).

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Has a Front Camera

The ThinkPad X250 has a front camera. Most of the other laptops of this spec and age also have a front camera.

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L3 Processor Cache

This portable PC has a L3 processor cache, which is the most frequently found processor cache on medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to it.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

This portable PC has an 802.11ac|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is typical of many medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released around the same time as it.

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Quite Bright Display Brightness

With a display brightness of 400 candellas per square meter, the Lenovo ThinkPad X250's display brightness is one of the brightest amongst portable PCs of this age and spec. The average display brightness of portable PCs of this type and age is 270 cd/m².

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Very Light

The average weight of notebook PCs of this spec and age is 2kg. The ThinkPad X250 is one of the lighter medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar age to the ThinkPad X250 (only 1.4 kilograms) amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age.

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10 Reasons Against

Only 11 On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version

This laptop has a 11.2 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version, which is the most commonly found on-board graphics adapter DirectX version on medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than a year.

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Quite Small Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of only 12.5 inches, the ThinkPad X250 has a fairly small display diagonal compared to most of the other laptops of a similar age and type to the ThinkPad X250. Medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the ThinkPad X250 have display diagonals of between 10" and 18", and the average display diagonal is 15".

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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 this age and spec. 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

The Lenovo ThinkPad X250 does not have a touchscreen, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other notebook PCs that are a similar age to the ThinkPad X250 also do not have a touchscreen.

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Only Three Number of Battery Cellss

The ThinkPad X250 is a three number of battery cells notebook PC.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)

With a maximum internal memory (64-bit) of only 8 gigabytes, the Lenovo ThinkPad X250 has a quite small maximum internal memory (64-bit) compared to most of the other laptops that are a comparable age to the ThinkPad X250. The smallest maximum internal memory (64-bit) of medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the ThinkPad X250 is 2GB and the biggest is 32GB.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory

With a maximum internal memory of only 8 gigabytes, the ThinkPad X250 has one of the smaller maximum internal memorys amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age. Similar spec notebook PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the ThinkPad X250 have maximum internal memorys of between 2GB and 32GB.

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Quite Slow Processor Boost Frequency

Similar spec laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the ThinkPad X250 have processor boost frequencys of between 2GHz and 3.7GHz. With a processor boost frequency of only 2.7 gigahertz, the ThinkPad X250 has a fairly slow processor boost frequency compared to most of the other notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the ThinkPad X250.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This laptop supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is the most commonly supported bluetooth version on comparable spec laptops that are a similar age to it.

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Very Long Battery Recharge Time

With a battery recharge time of 23 hours, the ThinkPad X250 has one of the longest battery recharge times amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age. The battery recharge times of similar spec portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the ThinkPad X250 range from 2h to 23h, and the average battery recharge time is 4h.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo ThinkPad X250

Released Over a Year Ago

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

Average Processor Frequency

At 2.2 gigahertz, the ThinkPad X250 has a relatively standard processor frequency compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the ThinkPad X250.

Portable PCs with a faster processor frequency that might also be worth considering include the Lenovo X1 Carbon (2.3GHz and higher rated).

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Intel Core I5-5xxx Processor Family

This portable PC has an Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family, which is typical of many medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar age to it.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the ThinkPad X250 has a fairly average total storage capacity compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the ThinkPad X250.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Market Positioning
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Colour of Product
Product Type
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Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Motherboard Chipset
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Cache
System Bus Rate
Processor Threads
Processor Boost Frequency
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)
Configurable TDP-Down Frequency
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
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache Memory
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Capacity
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache Type
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Contrast Ratio (typical)
Panel Type
Display Brightness
Aspect Ratio
3D
Full HD
LED Backlight
Display Surface
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Graphics Adapter Open GL Support
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
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
WWAN
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 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Spill Resistant Keyboard
Island-Style Keyboard
Keyboard Backlit
Numeric Keypad
Windows Keys
Keyboard Layout
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Trial Software
Bundled Software
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
Embedded Options Available
Intel® Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Intel® OS Guard
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel Smart Response Technology Version
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) Version
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
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 Recharge Time
Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Power
AC Adapter Power
Security
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
Wi-Fi Certified
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 apple i55300, apple i55300u, lenovo i55300, lenovo i55300u, apple x250networkcard10100mbpsgigabitethernet
Barcodes 00889233173275, 00889233762622

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