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Lenovo W540 4 Core Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.7GHz 8GB 256GB SSD 15.5" Laptop

4 Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.7GHz 8GB Jan 2014
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Very Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

With an on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of 1,300 megahertz, the Lenovo W540 has one of the faster on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies amongst similar spec portable PCs of this age. Across all the laptops of this age and type the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies range from 750MHz to 1,400MHz.

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64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This portable PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most frequently supported processor operating mode on comparable spec notebook PCs that were released around the same time as it.

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Lenovo Has Good Portable PC Reviews

Lenovo many processor core portable PCs have good ratings on average and across all portable PCs Lenovo is one of the superior manufacturers.

Quite Fast Processor Clock Speed

The processor clock speeds of portable PCs that came out more than two years ago range from 1GHz to 3GHz. The Lenovo W540 has a fairly fast processor clock speed (2.7 gigahertz) compared to most of the other laptops of this age and type.

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Intel Core I7 Processor Family

This portable PC has an Intel Core i7-4xxx processor family, which is typical of many comparable spec laptops that have been available for a similar time to it.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Lenovo W540 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than most many processor core portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to it. Most laptops that are a similar age to it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. This laptop also 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 comparable spec laptops that have been available for around the same time as the W540.

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

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SSD Storage Medium

The Lenovo W540 has an SSD storage medium which is better than most laptops of this spec and age. Most many processor core portable PCs that were released around the same time as it have an HDD storage medium. Solid State Drives (SSD) store data in semiconductors on a circuit board rather than using magnetic or optical media. Solid State Drives have no moving parts which makes them very fast and reliable.

This laptop's storage medium (SSD) is actually the best storage medium amongst all similar spec notebook PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the W540.

Amongst comparable types of laptop the worst storage medium is HDD.

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Has a Front Camera

The Lenovo W540 has a front camera, as do most of the other laptops of a comparable type and age to the W540.

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Fairly Long Battery Life

Portable PCs of this age and spec have battery lifes of between 2.5h and 22h, and the average battery life is 6.9h. At 11.1 hours, the Lenovo W540 has a quite long battery life compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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Quite Big Battery Capacity

The battery capacities of many processor core portable PCs that have been available for more than two years range from 45mAh to 9,300mAh, and the average battery capacity is 4,600mAh. The Lenovo W540 has one of the bigger battery capacities (9,210 milliamperes * hour) amongst similar spec notebook PCs of this age.

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Quite Big Battery Capacity

Notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the W540 have battery capacities of between 30Wh and 100Wh. The Lenovo W540 has a quite big battery capacity (99.9 watt-hours) compared to most of the other laptops of a similar spec and age to the W540.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This notebook PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most frequently found operating system architecture on many processor core portable PCs that are a similar age to it.

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4x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

The Lenovo W540 has a maximum memory slots of 4x SO-DIMM. That's over two times the memory slots of the most common memory slot of 2x SO-DIMM.

A 4x SO-DIMM memory slot is actually the best memory slots across all laptops of a comparable spec and age to the W540.

A 1x SO-DIMM memory slot is the worst memory slots amongst comparable types of portable PC.

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Fairly Big Maximum Internal Memory

The Lenovo W540 has a fairly big maximum internal memory (32 gigabytes) compared to most of the other laptops of this type and age. The average maximum internal memory of portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to the W540 is 18GB.

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Very Big Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)

Many processor core portable PCs that were released around the same time as the W540 have maximum internal memory (64-bit) of between 4GB and 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory (64-bit) is 20GB. When compared to other similar spec portable PCs that were released more than two years ago that we have checked, the Lenovo W540's maximum internal memory (64-bit) of 32 gigabytes is one of the biggest.

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Quite Fast Maximum Turbo Frequency

The Lenovo W540 has one of the faster maximum turbo frequencies (3.7 gigahertz) amongst many processor core portable PCs of this age. Across all the portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as the W540 the maximum turbo frequencies range from 1.3GHz to 3.9GHz, and the average maximum turbo frequency is 3.2GHz.

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L3 Processor Cache

This portable PC has a L3 processor cache, which is typical of many many processor core portable PCs that were launched around the same time as it.

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Nine Battery Cells

Most of the other many processor core portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the W540 only have between two and eight battery cells, however the Lenovo W540 has nine battery cells.

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Two USB 2.0 Ports

The Lenovo W540 is a two USB 2.0 port laptop. Most of the other notebook PCs of this spec and age have between one and two USB 2.0 ports.

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Quite Bright Display Brightness

The average display brightness of similar spec laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the W540 is 260 cd/m². At 350 candellas per square meter, the Lenovo W540 has a fairly bright display brightness compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to the W540.

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9 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The Lenovo W540 does not have a full-size keyboard. Most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the W540 do have a full-size keyboard.

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Very Small Total Storage Capacity

At only 256 gigabytes, the Lenovo W540 has a quite small total storage capacity compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar age and type to the W540. Many processor core portable PCs that were released more than two years ago have total storage capacity of between 32GB and 2TB.

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Only Two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports

Most portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the W540 have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports, including the Lenovo W540 which has two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

Like most of the other many processor core portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the W540, the Lenovo W540 does not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This laptop Ethernet LAN data rate, which is the most frequently found Ethernet LAN data rate on many processor core portable PCs that have been available for a comparable time to it.

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Very Low Speaker Power

The Lenovo W540 has a fairly low speaker power (only 1 Watt) compared to most of the other laptops of this age and type. Across all the notebook PCs of this age and spec the speaker power range from 1W to 4W, and the average speaker power is 1.8W.

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Quite Small Screen Size

With a screen size of only 15.5 inches, the Lenovo W540 has a quite small screen size compared to most of the other laptops that have been available for more than two years. Many processor core portable PCs that were released more than two years ago have screen sizes of between 10" and 18".

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Only 802.11a WiFi Standard

The Lenovo W540 has a better Wi-Fi standard than most many processor core portable PCs that are a comparable age to it. This portable PC has an 802.11a WiFi standard, whereas most notebook PCs that are a similar age to it have an 802.11n WiFi standard.

This laptop's Wi-Fi standard (802.11a) is in fact the worst Wi-Fi standard amongst all similar spec portable PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the W540.

Amongst comparable types of laptop the best Wi-Fi standard is 802.11n.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This laptop supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is the most commonly supported Bluetooth version on comparable spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo W540

Released Over Two Years Ago

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

Average Internal Memory

The Lenovo W540 has a relatively standard internal memory (8 gigabytes) compared to most of the other notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the W540.

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Average Weight

The Lenovo W540 has a fairly average weight (2.7 kilograms) compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Specification

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Processor Model
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Memory Clock Speed
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Total Storage Capacity
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Display
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Touchscreen
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Full HD
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HD Type
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On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
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Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
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Performance
TV Tuner Integrated
Keyboard
Spill Resistant Keyboard
Island-Style Keyboard
Keyboard Backlit
Numeric Keypad
Windows Keys
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Drivers Included
Bundled Software
Recovery Operating System
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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
Supported Instruction Sets
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Intel FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Embedded Options Available
Intel® Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel® Smart Cache
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
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
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Power
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Fingerprint Reader
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Cable Lock Slot
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Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Manual
Quick Start Guide
Operational Conditions
Operating Altitude
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Certificates
RoHS Compliance
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)

Expert Reviews

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Auto color calibration for workstation graphics
Excellent CPU performance for a laptop
Very good performance
Classic Thinkpad design
ThinkVantage tools
Touch interface is wonky and difficult to use
Surprisingly poor 3D performance
Temperature development
Short battery life
Performance loss in battery mode (highperformance profile)

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