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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 Mar 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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7 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This laptop supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to it.

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Lenovo Has Good Reviews for Its Portable PCs

On average Lenovo medium processor core laptops have good reviews as do all laptops manufactured by Lenovo.

1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Lenovo X250 supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most notebook PCs of this spec and age. This notebook PC supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most medium processor core laptops that are a comparable age to it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. In addition, this portable PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds. The best memory clock speeds supported by processor of all notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the X250 is 1,866MHz and the worst is 133MHz.

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Has a Front Camera

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

We compared this notebook PC to all the other notebook PCs with a front camera and we think cheaper notebook PCs such as the Lenovo ThinkPad X250, and the HP EliteBook 850 G2 is also worth considering.

We compared all the other laptops which also have a front camera to this portable PC and we think the Lenovo X240 is also worth considering.

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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 core laptops that have been on the market for more than a year.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This laptop has an 802.11a|802.11ac|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many similar spec portable PCs that are a comparable age to it.

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Narrow

The widths of laptops of this age and type range from 210mm to 430mm. At only 305.5 millimeters, the Lenovo X250 is quite narrow compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that were launched around the same time as the X250.

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10 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The Lenovo X250 does not have a full-size keyboard, unlike most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to the X250.

We compared all the other notebook PCs which also have a full-size keyboard to this portable PC and we think the ThinkPad X250, or the T430 both from Lenovo or the Toshiba Tecra Z40 which is also cheaper is also worth considering.

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Quite Small Screen Size

The screen sizes of notebook PCs of this age and spec range from 10" to 18". With a screen size of only 12.5 inches, the Lenovo X250 has one of the smaller screen sizes amongst medium processor core laptops of this age.

There are a number of other 12.5" laptops currently available that you might want to consider including cheaper notebook PCs such as the EliteBook 820, or the EliteBook 820 G1 both from HP or the Lenovo ThinkPad X250.

Portable PCs with a bigger screen size that might be worth looking at include the HP Elitebook 1040 G2 ($1,355.73) (14" and cheaper), or the Toshiba Z40 (14" and cheaper).

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Only HDD Storage Medium

This portable PC has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many comparable spec laptops that were launched more than a year ago. 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.

We compared this portable PC to all the other notebook PCs that have an HDD storage media and we think the Lenovo T420 which has better reviews; or the Lenovo T430, and the HP EliteBook 820 G1 which is cheaper are also worth considering.

Portable PCs with a better storage medium that might be worth considering include the HP Elitebook 1040 G2 (SSD and cheaper), or the Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon ($1,128.57) (SSD and cheaper).

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This laptop has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many laptops of a similar type and age to it.

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Very Small Internal Memory

The Lenovo X250 has one of the smaller internal memory (only 4 gigabytes) amongst medium processor core laptops of this age. Across all the laptops of this age and type the internal memory range from 2GB to 16GB.

We compared all the other 4GB internal memory notebook PCs to this notebook PC and we think the T430, the X240, and the T450 all from Lenovo which is cheaper is also worth considering.

If you want a laptop with a bigger internal memory then you might want to look at the Toshiba Z40 (8GB and cheaper), or the HP ZBook 14 G2 (8GB and cheaper).

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

The Lenovo X250 does not have a touch sensitive screen. Most of the other medium processor core laptops that came out more than a year ago also do not have a touch sensitive screen.

We think you might also be interested in alternative laptops which also have a touch sensitive screen including the DELL XPS 15 ($984.99).

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Only Three Battery Cells

The Lenovo X250 is a three battery cell count portable PC.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)

With a maximum internal memory (64-bit) of only 8 gigabytes, the Lenovo X250 has one of the smaller maximum internal memory (64-bit) amongst medium processor core laptops of this age. Notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the X250 have maximum internal memory (64-bit) of between 2GB and 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory (64-bit) is 13GB.

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Quite Small Hard Drive Capacity

The average hard drive capacity of medium processor core laptops that have been around for around the same time as the X250 is 670GB, and the hard drive capacity range from 5GB to 2TB. At only 500 gigabytes, the Lenovo X250 has a quite small hard drive capacity compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that are a similar age to the X250.

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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 medium processor core laptops that were launched more than a year ago.

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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 portable PC was released.

Average Processor Clock Speed

The Lenovo X250 has a fairly typical processor clock speed (2.3 gigahertz) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this age and type.

Other 2.3GHz processor clock speed laptops currently available which you might want to consider include the ThinkPad X1 Carbon ($1,128.57), or the ThinkPad W550 both from Lenovo or the Toshiba Tecra Z40 which is cheaper.

If this notebook PC processor clock speed is not fast enough for you then you might want to look at the HP ZBook 14 G2 (2.4GHz) which is also cheaper.

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Intel Core I5-5xxx Processor Family

This portable PC has an Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family, which is typical of many portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to it.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

The Lenovo X250 has a fairly standard total storage capacity (500 gigabytes) compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the X250.

We compared all the other 500GB total storage capacity notebook PCs to this laptop and we think cheaper portable PCs such as the HP EliteBook 820, and the Lenovo X240 is also worth considering.

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Expert Reviews

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24 November 2015

The Lenovo ThinkPad X250 is designed to withstand the rigours of a tough professional and personal life. While still looking smart.Utter the words ?tough notebook? and the image that the mind... Read more…

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

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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.

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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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