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Lenovo X250 2 Core Intel Core I5-5xxx 2.3GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 12.5" Laptop

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2 Intel Core I5-5xxx 2.3GHz 4GB Jun 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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9 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This notebook PC supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many portable PCs that were launched around the same time as it.

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Lenovo Portable PCs Have Good Reviews

Lenovo medium processor cores notebook PCs have good ratings on average and across all notebook PCs Lenovo is one of the superior manufacturers.

1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Lenovo X250 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than most notebook PCs of this type and age. Most medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. This notebook PC also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds. The worst memory clock speeds supported by processor of all laptops of this age and spec is 133MHz and the best is 1,866MHz.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

Like most of the other similar spec portable PCs that are a comparable age to the X250, the Lenovo X250 has a full-size keyboard.

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Fairly Long Battery Life (max)

At 10.7 hours, the Lenovo X250 has a fairly long battery life (max) compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for more than a year. Across all the comparable spec laptops that were launched around the same time as the X250 the battery life (max)s range from 2.5h to 24h.

Portable PCs with a longer battery life (max) that might also be worth looking at include the Lenovo X1 Carbon[plb_3818141_price] (10.9h) which is also higher rated.

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the X250, the Lenovo X250 has a front camera.

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Fairly Fast Hard Drive Speed

With a hard drive speed of 7,200 revolutions per minute, the Lenovo X250 has a fairly fast hard drive speed compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the X250. Portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as the X250 have hard drive speeds of between 5,400 RPM and 7,200 RPM.

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Six Number of Battery Cellss

Most notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to the X250 have between two and eight number of battery cellss, including the Lenovo X250 which has six number of battery cellss.

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Very Light

The Lenovo X250 is one of the lighter portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to the X250 (only 1.5 kilograms) amongst portable PCs of this age. Across all the notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the X250 the weights range from 940g to 3.8kg, and the average weight is 2kg.

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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 frequently found on-board graphics adapter DirectX version on laptops of a comparable age and type to it.

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Quite Small Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of only 12.5 inches, the Lenovo X250 has one of the smaller display diagonals amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age. Across all the notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to the X250 the display diagonals range from 10" to 18", and the average display diagonal is 15".

If you want a bigger display diagonal then you might also want to consider the Toshiba Z30t[plb_2984362_price] (13.3") which is also higher rated.

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Only HDD Storage Media

This laptop has an HDD storage media, which is typical of many medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar 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 portable PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released more than a year ago.

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Very Small Internal Memory

Laptops that are a comparable age to the X250 have internal memorys of between 2GB and 16GB. At only 4 gigabytes, the Lenovo X250 has a fairly small internal memory compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the X250.

If you would prefer a bigger internal memory then you might also want to look at the Toshiba L75[plb_2976722_price] (6GB and higher rated).

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

Most laptops of this age and spec do not have a touchscreen. The Lenovo X250 is no exception to this as it too does not have a touchscreen.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)

The average maximum internal memory (64-bit) of similar spec laptops that have been around for more than a year is 13GB, and the maximum internal memory (64-bit)s range from 2GB to 32GB. At only 8 gigabytes, the Lenovo X250 has a quite small maximum internal memory (64-bit) compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the X250.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory

The smallest maximum internal memory of laptops of this type and age is 2GB, the biggest is 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 13GB. With a maximum internal memory of only 8 gigabytes, the Lenovo X250 has a quite small maximum internal memory compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the X250.

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Only 802.11a Wi-Fi Standards

The Lenovo X250 has a better Wi-Fi standard than most portable PCs that have been on the market for more than a year. This Lenovo laptop has an 802.11a wi-Fi standards, whereas most similar spec laptops that are a comparable age to it have an 802.11n wi-Fi standards. The Wi-Fi standard of all similar spec notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the X250 ranges from IEEE 802.11a to 802.11n.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This portable PC supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to it.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo X250

Released Over a Year Ago

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

Average Processor Frequency

At 2.3 gigahertz, the Lenovo X250 has a relatively typical processor frequency compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the X250.

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Intel Core I5-5xxx Processor Family

This laptop has an Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family, which is the most commonly found processor family on laptops of a similar age and type to it.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

The Lenovo X250 has a relatively average total storage capacity (500 gigabytes) compared to most of the other laptops of this type and age.

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Specification

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Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
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Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Slots Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
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ECC Supported by Processor
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Memory
Internal Memory
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Memory Clock Speed
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Total Storage Capacity
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Compatible Memory Cards
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Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Display
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Touchscreen
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LED Backlight
Display Surface
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Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
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On-Board Graphics Adapter
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On-Board Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LightScribe
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Audio System
Camera
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Front Camera
Networking
Bluetooth Version
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Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
3G
Bluetooth
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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
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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)
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Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
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Intel® OS Guard
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel Smart Response Technology Version
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) Version
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel® Smart Cache
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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)
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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
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Battery
Battery Life (max)
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Power
AC Adapter Input Voltage
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Security
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Password Protection
Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
Fingerprint Reader
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Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
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Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Manual
Certificates
Wi-Fi Certified
RoHS Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)

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Expert Reviews

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24 November 2015

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24 July 2015

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23 July 2015

Most modern laptops are built around either 13- or 15in screens, with a few outliers at 17in. Then there are the ultra-ultraportables with 11in displays, but Lenovo's ThinkPad X250 sits just... Read more…

With its sharp screen, comfortable keyboard, good performance, and durability features, Lenovo's ThinkPad X250 comes as close to perfection as an ultraportable can. And how does two-day battery...

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26 June 2015

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User Reviews

(2)
Reviewed 22 April 2016 by Claudiu Apostol
(Verified Purchase)

Perfect laptop/ultrabook for on-the-go coding and hacking away at stuff (which is the reason i bought it for). Battery life is amazing. I'm dual booting Fedora and Windows 10 (using legacy boot... Read more…

(Verified Purchase)

The item i got had a 1366x768 display. Not impressed, returning.

Brochures and Manuals

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lenovo i55300, lenovo i55200, lenovo i55300u, lenovo i55200u, lenovo 20cm0050, lenovo 20cm0050u, lenovo 20cm0050uk, lenovo 20cls0am00
Barcodes 00889233830437, 00889800673917

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