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Lenovo U330 Touch 2 Core Intel Core I5-4xxx 1.7GHz 4GB 256GB SSD 13.3" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-4xxx 1.7GHz 4GB Mar 2015
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Whether you're on the road, at the caf, or on the way to class, at just 1.7kg (3.74 lbs) and 19mm (0.74") thick, the U330 Touch won't weigh you down. Interact with your U330 Touch by using simple,... More
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10 Reasons For

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 around for around the same time as it.

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Lenovo Has Good Reviews for Its Portable PCs

We calculated the average reviews for all Lenovo portable PCs and also specifically for Lenovo medium processor cores notebook PCs and found that in both cases Lenovo had good reviews.

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 available for around the same time as the U330 Touch range from 750MHz to 1,300MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) is 950MHz. The U330 Touch has a quite fast on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) (1,000 megahertz) compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the U330 Touch.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The U330 Touch supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to it. This laptop also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds. Across all laptops that came out around the same time as the U330 Touch the worst memory clock speeds supported by processor is 133MHz and the best is 1,866MHz.

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SSD Storage Media

The U330 Touch has a better storage medium than most medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to it. This Lenovo laptop has an SSD storage media, whereas most portable PCs of this age and type have an HDD storage media. Solid State Drives (SSD) store data in semiconductors on a circuit board rather than using magnetic or optical media. Solid State Drives have no moving parts which makes them very fast and reliable.

This notebook PC's storage medium (SSD) is in fact the best storage medium across all laptops of this type and age.

The worst storage medium across similar types of notebook PC is HDD.

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Intel Core I5 Processor Family

The U330 Touch has a better processor family than most medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to it. This notebook PC has an Intel Core i5 processor family, whereas most medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to it have an Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family. The worst processor family of all medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than a year is AMD E and the best is Intel Core i7-4xxx.

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Has a Front Camera

The U330 Touch has a front camera, as do most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar age to the U330 Touch.

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L3 Processor Cache

This laptop has a L3 processor cache, which is typical of many similar spec laptops that have been available for a comparable time to it.

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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 typical of many portable PCs of this age and spec.

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Has a Touchscreen

The Lenovo U330 Touch has a touchscreen. Most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the U330 Touch do not have a touchscreen.

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12 Reasons Against

Only One USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity

The U330 Touch is a one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity notebook PC.

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Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

When compared to other medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar age to the U330 Touch that we have assessed, the on-board graphics adapter base frequency of the U330 Touch of only 200 megahertz is one of the slowest. The slowest on-board graphics adapter base frequency of medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the U330 Touch is 100MHz, the fastest is 650MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 290MHz.

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Very Small Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

Portable PCs that were released around the same time as the U330 Touch have maximum on-board graphics adapter memorys of between 1.7GB and 16GB. At only 1.74 gigabytes, the U330 Touch has a quite small maximum on-board graphics adapter memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to the U330 Touch.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

Most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were launched more than a year ago have a full-size keyboard, however the Lenovo U330 Touch does not have a full-size keyboard.

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Quite Small Display Diagonal

The U330 Touch has one of the smaller display diagonals (only 13.3 inches) amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age. The average display diagonal of similar spec laptops that have been available for a comparable time to the U330 Touch is 15".

If this portable PC display diagonal is too small for you then you might also want to consider the Lenovo X1 Carbon (14" and higher rated).

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Very Small Total Storage Capacity

The U330 Touch has one of the smaller total storage capacitys (only 256 gigabytes) amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age. The smallest total storage capacity of notebook PCs of this age and spec is 32GB, the biggest is 2TB, and the average total storage capacity is 550GB.

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This laptop has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many laptops of a comparable type and age to it.

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Quite Slow Processor Frequency

With a processor frequency of only 1.7 gigahertz, the U330 Touch has a quite slow processor frequency compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were launched more than a year ago. The slowest processor frequency of notebook PCs of this age and spec is 0.8GHz, the fastest is 3GHz, and the average processor frequency is 2.2GHz.

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Only One USB 3.0 Port

The U330 Touch is a one USB 3.0 port portable PC.

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Very Dim Display Brightness

The dimmest display brightness of portable PCs that are a similar age to the U330 Touch is 200 cd/m² and the brightest is 1,200 cd/m². At only 200 candellas per square meter, the U330 Touch has a quite dim display brightness compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the U330 Touch.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory

With a maximum internal memory of only 8 gigabytes, the Lenovo U330 Touch has one of the smaller maximum internal memorys amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age. The average maximum internal memory of medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar age to the U330 Touch is 13GB, and the maximum internal memorys range from 2GB to 32GB.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This portable PC supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is the most commonly supported bluetooth version on portable PCs of a comparable type and age to it.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo U330 Touch

Released Over a Year Ago

This portable PC has been on the market for over a year.

Average Battery Life (max)

At 10 hours, the U330 Touch has a fairly average battery life (max) compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that have been available for more than a year.

If this notebook PC battery life (max) is too short for you then you might also want to consider the Lenovo T450s (£1,174.80) (10.16h).

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Average Internal Memory

At 4 gigabytes, the Lenovo U330 Touch has a fairly average internal memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this type and age.

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Average Weight

The U330 Touch has a fairly average weight (1.7 kilograms) compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the U330 Touch.

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Specification

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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)
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
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Number of SSDs Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Touchscreen Type
Touch Technology
Display Brightness
Aspect Ratio
LED Backlight
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
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
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
3G
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in
DVI Port
HDMI Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Number of SATA III Connectors
Total Number of SATA Connectors
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Windows Keys
Pointing Device
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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
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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
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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
Battery Technology
Power
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Power
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Manual
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)

Expert Reviews

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20 November 2014

Kompaktes Design, starke Akkulaufzeiten von fast zwölf Stunden und ein Gewicht von 1,7 Kilogramm bescheren dem Lenovo IdeaPad U330 Touch eine Top-Wertung im Bereich Mobilität. Die Performance... Read more…

Very stylish design, loud speakers, lightweight and affordable
Use of Dedicated or Integrated Graphics Without Rebooting
Good Performance for Price
Excellent Keyboard
No-nonsense Design
Underpowered CULV processor, mediocre battery life
Glossy LCD Panel Too Reflective
Below Average Battery Life
Only Two USB Ports
Odd Keyboard Lag

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Barcodes 00888965650030, 00888965650054

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