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Lenovo ThinkPad W530 4 Core Intel Core I7-3xxx 2.7GHz 15.6" Laptop

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4 Intel Core I7-3xxx 2.7GHz 15.6" Jul 2014
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This portable 15.6-inch workstation is under 6 lbs, yet you can plow through graphics-intensive, ISV-certified applications. The W530 features lightning-fast processors, advanced graphics,... More
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13 Reasons For

Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

The ThinkPad W530 has one of the faster on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies (1,300 megahertz) amongst comparable spec notebook PCs of this age. The on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies of laptops that have been on the market for more than two years range from 750MHz to 1,400MHz.

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64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This laptop supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many comparable spec portable PCs that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Fairly Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

The ThinkPad W530 has a quite fast on-board graphics adapter base frequency (650 megahertz) compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that were launched more than two years ago. Similar spec portable PCs that were released around the same time as the ThinkPad W530 have on-board graphics adapter base frequencies of between 200MHz and 650MHz.

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Lenovo Has Good Reviews for Its Laptops

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

Quite Fast Processor Clock Speed

Across all the many processor core portable PCs that are a similar age to the ThinkPad W530 the processor clock speeds range from 1GHz to 3GHz. With a processor clock speed of 2.7 gigahertz, the ThinkPad W530 has one of the faster processor clock speeds amongst similar spec notebook PCs of this age.

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Intel Core I7 Processor Family

This portable PC has an Intel Core i7-3xxx processor family, which is the most commonly found processor family on notebook PCs of this age and spec.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The ThinkPad W530 supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most portable PCs of a similar spec and age to it. This notebook PC supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most many processor core portable PCs that were released around the same time as it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. In addition, this Lenovo notebook 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 many processor core portable PCs that came out more than two years ago.

A 133MHz processor memory clock speed is the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across comparable types of portable PC.

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other similar spec portable PCs that were released more than two years ago, the Lenovo ThinkPad W530 has a front camera.

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L3 Processor Cache

This laptop has a L3 processor cache, which is typical of many laptops that were launched around the same time as it.

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Fairly Fast Maximum Turbo Frequency

At 3.7 gigahertz, the Lenovo ThinkPad W530 has a fairly fast maximum turbo frequency compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that are a comparable age to the ThinkPad W530. The maximum turbo frequencies of notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the ThinkPad W530 range from 1.3GHz to 3.9GHz.

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Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory

The Lenovo ThinkPad W530 has one of the bigger maximum internal memory (32 gigabytes) amongst laptops of this age. The average maximum internal memory of portable PCs that have been available for more than two years is 18GB.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This laptop has an 802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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Narrow

At only 372.8 millimeters, the ThinkPad W530 is fairly narrow compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and type to the ThinkPad W530. The average width of portable PCs of this type and age is 380mm, and the widths range from 240mm to 430mm.

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2 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The Lenovo ThinkPad W530 does not have a full-size keyboard. Most of the other comparable spec laptops that came out more than two years ago do have a full-size keyboard.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

Like most of the other portable PCs of a similar type and age to the ThinkPad W530, the ThinkPad W530 does not have a touch sensitive screen.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo ThinkPad W530

Released Over Two Years Ago

This portable PC has been on the market for over two years.

Average Screen Size

With a screen size of 15.6 inches, the Lenovo ThinkPad W530 has a pretty typical screen size compared to most of the other laptops of this age and spec.

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Average Weight

The ThinkPad W530 has a relatively average weight (2.7 kilograms) compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable spec and age to the ThinkPad W530.

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Specification

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Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Cache
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Thread
Maximum Turbo 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
Integrated 4G WiMAX
Processor Lithography
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
PCI Express Configuration
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Memory
Maximum Internal Memory
Storage
Memory Card
Integrated Card Reader
Display
Screen Size
Touch Sensitive Screen
Aspect Ratio
3D Compatible
LED Backlight
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Audio System
Camera
Swivel Webcam
Rear Camera
Front Camera
Networking
Ethernet LAN Connection
WiFi Standard
Wireless LAN Connection
Ports & Interfaces
Mini DisplayPort
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
DVI Port
VGA Port
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Keyboard
Island-Style Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Pointing Device
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel Rapid Start Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Smart Response Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Matrix Storage Technology
Intel Active Management Technology
Intel HD Audio Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Insider
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Supported Instruction Set
Processor Code
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Intel Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technology
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Smart Cache
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel AES New Instructions
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery
Power
Power Auto-Sensing
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height At Front
Depth
Height At Rear
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Manual
Quick Start Guide
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology
Intel Virtualization Technology
Maximum Internal Memory
Cache Memory

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Expert Reviews

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10 June 2013

Lenovo ThinkPad W530: ThinkPad at its best During its reign, IBM set the standards with ThinkPad series, when it comes to business computers. When Lenovo bought the PC division of this company,... Read more…

28 March 2013

The Lenovo ThinkPad W530 is a professional business notebook for demanding applications such as graphic or video design and other professional software. You can put it in a docking station and you...

5 March 2013

The Lenovo ThinkPad W530 2447 is packed with useful ports and high-specification components. Build quality is more than adequate, but more bendy than we remember of ThinkPad workhorses. The...

4 March 2013

The Lenovo ThinkPad W530 2447 is packed with useful ports and high-specification components. Build quality is more than adequate, but more bendy than we remember of ThinkPad workhorses. The...

28 February 2013

Cadalyst.com

It has been more than two years since Cadalyst reviewed a mobile computer from Lenovo. In our Summer 2010 issue, we evaluated the ThinkPad W510. It was well received, and earned a Highly... Read more…

24 November 2012

After all is said and done I think this would work as a portable workstation. It is powerful enough to accomplish all your tasks. With its powerful processor and graphics chip, the HD screen, and...

22 August 2012

Overall, the W530 is an extremely solid mobile workstation and is a sound investment. It is able to handle very demanding programs and is able to be user upgraded with ease, furthering its ?future...

17 August 2012

Lenovo, with the W530, has again managed to present a competitive workstation . The performance section boasts an increase in output and delivers this without throttling. The small "hiccups" such...

20 July 2012

Lenovo updated its 15-inch workstation with an Intel Ivy Bridge processor, Nvidia graphics and a new keyboard, making it more formidable than ever...

7 September 2012

Ce Thinkpad a beaucoup d'arguments pour convaincre les travailleurs mobiles qui ont besoin d'avoir sous la main une machine puissante, ergonomique et ouvrant un maximum de possibilit├ęs. En...

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Manufacturer Part Numbers lenovo i73820, lenovo i73740, lenovo i73740q, lenovo i73820q, lenovo i73820qm, lenovo i73740qm
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