Fairly Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Comparable spec notebook PCs that are a similar age to the Z580 have on-board graphics adapter base frequencys of between 200MHz and 650MHz. At 650 megahertz, the Lenovo Z580 has a quite fast on-board graphics adapter base frequency compared to most of the other many processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the Z580.
We checked 5,057 expert and owner reviews for Lenovo notebook PCs and found that on average Lenovo has good ratings compared to other brands. We also found that Lenovo has good ratings specifically within its many processor cores notebook PCs range.
Intel Core I7 Processor Family
This laptop has an Intel Core i7-3xxx processor family, which is typical of many laptops that were released more than two years ago.
Has a Full-Size Keyboard
The Lenovo Z580 has a full-size keyboard, as do most of the other portable PCs that came out around the same time as the Z580.
1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The Lenovo Z580 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most notebook PCs of a similar type and age to it. In addition, this portable PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.
A 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all laptops of this spec and age.
A 133MHz processor memory clock speed is the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst similar types of portable PC.
802.11n Wi-Fi Standards
This laptop has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is typical of many many processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to it.
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Two USB 2.0 Ports Quantitys
The Lenovo Z580 is a two USB 2.0 ports quantity portable PC. Most of the other similar spec laptops that have been available for more than two years have between one and three USB 2.0 ports quantitys.
AC Cables Included
This notebook PC has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included on similar spec notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to it.
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Only One Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
The Lenovo Z580 is a one maximum number of PCI Express lanes laptop.
Does Not Have a Front Camera
The Lenovo Z580 does not have a front camera. Most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the Z580 do have a front camera.
Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
The Lenovo Z580 has one of the slower on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s (only 1,100 megahertz) amongst portable PCs of this age. The average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) of many processor cores notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago is 1,100MHz, and the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s range from 750MHz to 1,400MHz.
Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution
This portable PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is the most frequently found display resolution on similar spec laptops that have been on the market for more than two years.
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Does Not Have a Touchscreen
The Lenovo Z580 does not have a touchscreen. Most of the other many processor cores notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the Z580 also do not have a touchscreen.
Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates
This portable PC ethernet LAN data rates, which is the most commonly found ethernet LAN data rates on many processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as it.
Very Small Maximum Internal Memory
The smallest maximum internal memory of many processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar age to the Z580 is 2GB, the biggest is 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 18GB. The Lenovo Z580 has a fairly small maximum internal memory (only 8 gigabytes) compared to most of the other notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.
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Released Over Four Years Ago
It was over four years ago when this portable PC was released.
Average Processor Frequency
At 2.1 gigahertz, the Lenovo Z580 has a fairly standard processor frequency compared to most of the other laptops that have been on the market for more than two years.
Average Total Storage Capacity
With a total storage capacity of 1,000 gigabyte, the Lenovo Z580 has a fairly typical total storage capacity compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable type and age to the Z580.
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Average Internal Memory
At 8 gigabytes, the Lenovo Z580 has a relatively typical internal memory compared to most of the other many processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the Z580.
Average Display Diagonal
The Lenovo Z580 has a pretty standard display diagonal (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the Z580.
The Lenovo Z580 has a relatively standard weight (2.7 kilograms) compared to most of the other laptops that have been around for a comparable time to the Z580.
HDD Storage Media
This notebook PC has an HDD storage media, which is the most frequently found storage media on laptops that have been on the market for a similar time 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.
If you would prefer a notebook PC with a better storage medium then you might want to consider the Samsung NP905S3G (SSD and higher rated).
Average Battery Life (max)
At 5 hours, the Lenovo Z580 has a relatively typical battery life (max) compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that were released more than two years ago.
Colour of Product
Intel Core i7, Intel Core i7-3xxx
System Bus Rate
Processor Boost Frequency
Processor Memory Channel
Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
333, 1333, 133, 1600
Processor Memory Type
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Integrated 4G WiMAX
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Slots Version
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
PCI Express Configurations
1x16, 1x1, 2x8, 1x8, 1x8+2x4, 2x4
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
Processor Cache Type
ECC Supported by Processor
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Layout (slots X Size)
2 x 4
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Total Storage Capacity
Compatible Memory Cards
Memory Stick (MS), MS PRO, SD, XD
Card Reader Integrated
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
1366 x 768
Display Number of Colours
Display Number of Colours
16.78 million colours
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Intel HD Graphics, Intel HD Graphics 4000, Intel HD Graphics 400
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Fast dualcore Intel processor
Decent battery life
Generous 750GB hard disk
Lacks discrete graphics
1 366 x 768 resolution screen
Too much crapware preloaded
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