This desktop computer supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating modes, which is the most frequently supported processor operating modes on computers of a comparable age and spec to it.
Lenovo Desktop Computers Have Good Reviews
We checked 225 owner and expert reviews for Lenovo personal computers and found that on average Lenovo has good ratings. We also found that Lenovo has good ratings specifically for its medium processor cores computers.
3 PCI Express Slots Version
This PC supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is typical of many desktop computers that have been on the market for around the same time as it.
10/100/1000Base-T(X) Cabling Technology
This desktop computer has a 10/100/1000Base-T(X) cabling technology, which is the most frequently found cabling technology on personal computers of a comparable age and spec to it.
The lightest PC of a comparable spec and age to the S500 is 38g heavy and the heaviest is 100kg. At only 4.1 kilograms, the Lenovo S500 is fairly light compared to most of the other desktop computers of this type and age.
11 Reasons Against
Only Two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantitys
The Lenovo S500 is a two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity personal computer. Most of the other desktop computers of a similar age and spec to the S500 have between one and seven USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys.
Quite Slow Memory Bandwidth Supported by Processor (max)
The Lenovo S500 has one of the slower memory bandwidth supported by processor (max)s (only 25.6 gigabytes per second) amongst comparable spec personal computers of this age. Computers of this age and type have memory bandwidth supported by processor (max)s of between 10GB/s and 68GB/s, and the average memory bandwidth supported by processor (max) is 30GB/s.
Very Small Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
With a maximum internal memory supported by processor of only 32 gigabytes, the Lenovo S500 has one of the smaller maximum internal memory supported by processors amongst comparable spec PCs of this age. The maximum internal memory supported by processors of computers of a similar age and spec to the S500 range from 2GB to 770GB, and the average maximum internal memory supported by processor is 64GB.
Only HDD Storage Media
The storage speed of this PC is HDD, which is typical of many personal computers of this age and type. A Hard Disk Drive (HDD) is the traditional storage method for computers. A HDD stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are cheap, but they are slower than Flash and SSD bases storage systems.
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Very Small Internal Memory
Medium processor cores computers that were launched more than a year ago have internal memorys of between 2GB and 32GB. With an internal memory of only 4 gigabytes, the Lenovo S500 has a quite small internal memory compared to most of the other desktop computers of this type and age.
Quite Small Hard Drive Capacity
With a hard drive capacity of only 500 gigabytes, the Lenovo S500 has one of the smaller hard drive capacitys amongst medium processor cores computers of this age. Desktop computers of this age and type have hard drive capacitys of between 1GB and 3TB.
Only 11 On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
This personal computer supports a 11.1 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version, which is typical of many computers of a comparable age and spec to it.
Only Has One Memory Slots
The Lenovo S500 has a greater number of memory slots than most personal computers of this age and type. The most frequently found memory slots is 4x DIMM, but this memory slots is not found on this PC. The memory slotss 2x DIMM are also found on this Lenovo desktop computer.
Only One DisplayPorts Quantity
Most desktop computers that were launched around the same time as the S500 have between one and three displayPorts quantitys, including the Lenovo S500 which has one displayPorts quantity.
Quite Slow Memory Clock Speed
The average memory clock speed of medium processor cores computers that have been available for a comparable time to the S500 is 1,800MHz, and the memory clock speeds range from 1,000MHz to 2,400MHz. At only 1,600 megahertz, the Lenovo S500 has a quite slow memory clock speed compared to most of the other medium processor cores computers that are a similar age to the S500.
Very Low System Bus Rate
The lowest system bus rate of PCs of this age and type is 5GT/s, the highest is 8GT/s, and the average system bus rate is 6.1GT/s. The Lenovo S500 has a quite low system bus rate (only 5 Gigatransfers per second) compared to most of the other desktop computers of this age and type.
3 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo S500
Released Over a Year Ago
This desktop computer was released over a year ago.
Average Total Storage Capacity
At 500 gigabytes, the Lenovo S500 has a fairly average total storage capacity compared to most of the other medium processor cores computers that have been available for around the same time as the S500.
Average Processor Frequency
The Lenovo S500 has a fairly standard processor frequency (2.9 gigahertz) compared to most of the other comparable spec PCs that have been on the market for more than a year.
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