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Lenovo X250

Lenovo X250 2 Core Intel Core I5-5xxx 2.3GHz 8GB 500GB HDD 12.5" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-5xxx 2.3GHz 8GB Apr 2015
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With its weight starting at 1.42 kg and measuring 20.3 mm at its thickest point for the non-multitouch model with internal 3-cell and rear 3-cell batteries, the X250 is ultraportable without... More
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8 Reasons For

Lenovo Has Good Reviews for Its Laptops

Medium processor cores portable PCs manufactured by Lenovo have good ratings on average compared to other brands. We also checked the reviews for all laptops (not just medium processor cores portable PCs) and found that Lenovo also has good ratings across its entire range.

1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Lenovo X250 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than most portable PCs of this type and age. Most notebook PCs that were released one year ago support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. In addition, this portable PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds. The memory clock speeds supported by processor of all comparable spec notebook PCs that have been around for a similar time to the X250 ranges from 133MHz (worst) to 1,866MHz (best).

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Intel Core I5 Processor Family

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

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

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

This laptop's display resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is actually the best display resolution amongst all notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to the X250.

Amongst comparable types of laptop the worst display resolution is 1024 x 768 pixels.

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other laptops that have been on the market for a comparable time to the X250, the Lenovo X250 has a front camera.

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L3 Processor Cache

This laptop has a L3 processor cache, which is the most frequently found processor cache on medium processor cores portable PCs that have been around for more than a year.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

This portable PC has an 802.11a|802.11ac|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is the most commonly found wi-Fi standards on comparable spec portable PCs that were released around the same time as it.

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Very Light

With a weight of only 1.4 kilograms, the Lenovo X250 is fairly light compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the X250. Comparable spec portable PCs that came out around the same time as the X250 have weights of between 940g and 3.8kg, and the average weight is 2kg.

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10 Reasons Against

Only 11 On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version

This notebook PC has a 11.2 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version, which is typical of many laptops of a similar type and age to it.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The Lenovo X250 does not have a full-size keyboard. Most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that were released around the same time as the X250 do have a full-size keyboard.

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Quite Small Display Diagonal

The average display diagonal of medium processor cores portable PCs that were released more than a year ago is 15", and the display diagonals range from 11" to 18". With a display diagonal of only 12.5 inches, the Lenovo X250 has a very small display diagonal compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that have been around for a similar time to the X250.

If this portable PC display diagonal is not big enough for you then you might also want to look at the Toshiba Z30[plb_2984377_price] (13.3" and higher rated).

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Only HDD Storage Media

This laptop has an HDD storage media, which is the most frequently found storage media on medium processor cores portable 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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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

Most portable PCs of this age and type 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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Only Three Number of Battery Cellss

Most comparable spec laptops that have been available for more than a year have between two and eight number of battery cellss, including the Lenovo X250 which has three number of battery cellss.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)

At only 8 gigabytes, the Lenovo X250 has a quite small maximum internal memory (64-bit) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this age and spec. The average maximum internal memory (64-bit) of laptops that were launched around the same time as the X250 is 13GB.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory

Laptops of this age and spec have maximum internal memorys of between 2GB and 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 13GB. With a maximum internal memory of only 8 gigabytes, the Lenovo X250 has one of the smaller maximum internal memorys amongst medium processor cores portable PCs of this age.

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Quite Small Hard Drive Capacity

At only 500 gigabytes, the Lenovo X250 has a quite small hard drive capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to the X250. Across all the notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the X250 the hard drive capacitys range from 250GB to 2TB, and the average hard drive capacity is 700GB.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This portable PC supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is the most frequently supported bluetooth version on portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as it.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo X250

Released Over a Year Ago

This Lenovo laptop was released over a year ago.

Average Processor Frequency

At 2.3 gigahertz, the Lenovo X250 has a relatively standard processor frequency compared to most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that have been around for more than a year.

We compared all the other 2.3GHz processor clock speed laptops to this notebook PC and we think the DELL Latitude 14 E7450[plb_2979416_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Average Internal Memory

The Lenovo X250 has a relatively average internal memory (8 gigabytes) compared to most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that came out more than a year ago.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the Lenovo X250 has a fairly typical total storage capacity compared to most of the other similar spec laptops that came out around the same time as the X250.

There are a number of other 500GB total storage capacity notebook PCs currently available which you might want to consider including because of it's better review score, the Toshiba L75[plb_2976722_price].

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Specification

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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)
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ECC Supported by Processor
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Memory
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Memory Slots
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Memory Clock Speed
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Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Panel Type
Aspect Ratio
Full HD
LED Backlight
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Graphics Adapter Open GL Support
Maximum Resolution
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
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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
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Audio
Built-In Microphone
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Camera
Front Camera Resolution
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
Microphone in
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
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Keyboard
Spill Resistant Keyboard
Keyboard Backlit
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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
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Intel FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Embedded Options Available
Intel TSX-NI Version
Intel® Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
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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
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
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Battery
Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)
Number of Battery Cells
Power
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Security
Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
Fingerprint Reader
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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)

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Manufacturer Part Numbers apple i55300, apple i55300u, lenovo i55300, lenovo i55300u, apple x250networkcard10100mbpsgigabitethernet

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