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Lenovo X131e
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Lenovo X131e 2 Core AMD E 1.7GHz 2GB 320GB HDD 11.6" Laptop

2 AMD E 1.7GHz 2GB Feb 2013
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Built for schools and colleges-the toughest working environment of all, the ThinkPad X131e offers the latest features all protected by the most durable laptop design out there. - Stronger ports... More
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15 Reasons For

Lenovo Has Good Reviews for Its Notebook PCs

Lenovo has good average reviews for its medium processor core notebook PCs as well as across its entire notebook PC range compared to other brands.

16.78 Million Colours Supported Number of Colours Display

This laptop has a 16.78 million colours supported number of colours display, which is the most commonly found supported number of colours display on similar spec laptops that have been around for a comparable time to it.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Lenovo X131e has a full-size keyboard, as do most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the X131e.

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Light

The weights of notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the X131e range from 300g to 3.8kg. With a weight of only 1.8 kilograms, the Lenovo X131e is one of the lighter medium processor core notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the X131e amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age.

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Fairly Fast Hard Drive Speed

The slowest hard drive speed of notebook PCs of this age and spec is 4,200 RPM and the fastest is 7,200 RPM. At 7,200 revolutions per minute, the Lenovo X131e has a fairly fast hard drive speed compared to most of the other laptops of this type and age.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

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

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This portable PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many laptops of this age and spec.

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Six Battery Cells

The Lenovo X131e is a six battery cell count portable PC.

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1.4 HDMI Version

This laptop has a 1.4 HDMI version, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this age and type.

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AC Cable Included

This notebook PC has an AC cable included, which is the most frequently found cable included on notebook PCs that are a similar age to it.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

This portable PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is typical of many similar spec notebook PCs that were released around the same time as it.

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Very Shallow

Across all the comparable spec laptops that have been around for a similar time to the X131e the depths range from 8" to 15". The Lenovo X131e is fairly shallow (only 8.5 inches) compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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HDD Storage Medium

This notebook PC has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many similar spec notebook PCs that are a comparable age to it.

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Narrow

When compared to other laptops of this age and type, the width of the Lenovo X131e of only 11.55 inches is one of the narrowest. The narrowest laptop of this type and age is 9.6" wide and the widest is 17".

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Narrow

At only 293.4 millimeters, the Lenovo X131e is very narrow compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the X131e. The average width of medium processor core notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the X131e is 360mm, and the widths range from 38mm to 430mm.

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19 Reasons Against

Quite Small Internal Memory

The internal memory of medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the X131e range from 1GB to 16GB. When compared to other similar spec portable PCs that were released more than two years ago, the internal memory of the Lenovo X131e of only 2 gigabytes is one of the smallest.

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Does Not Have a Front Camera

The Lenovo X131e does not have a front camera. Most of the other portable PCs of this age and type do have a front camera.

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Quite Small Screen Size

When compared to other portable PCs that were released around the same time as the X131e that we have assessed, the Lenovo X131e's screen size of only 11.6 inches is one of the smallest. The smallest screen size of similar spec laptops that were released more than two years ago is 10" and the biggest is 18".

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Quite Small Total Storage Capacity

Notebook PCs of this age and spec have total storage capacity of between 1GB and 1.5TB. The Lenovo X131e has one of the smaller total storage capacity (only 320 gigabytes) amongst similar spec portable PCs of this age.

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Only HDD Storage Medium

This portable PC has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as 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.

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Quite Slow Processor Clock Speed

The average processor clock speed of laptops of a comparable spec and age to the X131e is 2.1GHz, and the processor clock speeds range from 0.8GHz to 3.1GHz. The Lenovo X131e has a quite slow processor clock speed (only 1.7 gigahertz) compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the X131e.

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Only AMD E Processor Family

The Lenovo X131e has an AMD E processor family which is better than most comparable spec laptops that came out around the same time as it. Most medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as it have an Intel Core i5 processor family. The best processor family of all notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to the X131e is Intel Core i7-3xxx and the worst is AMD C.

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Quite Slow Memory Clock Speed

With a memory clock speed of only 1,066 megahertz, the Lenovo X131e's memory clock speed is one of the slowest amongst laptops of a similar type and age to the X131e. Comparable spec portable PCs that were released more than two years ago have memory clock speeds of between 1,000MHz and 1,800MHz.

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Quite Small Hard Drive Capacity

When compared to other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the X131e, the Lenovo X131e's hard drive capacity of only 320 gigabytes is one of the smallest. Medium processor core notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the X131e have hard drive capacity of between 180GB and 1.5TB, and the average hard drive capacity is 590GB.

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Quite Small Processor Cache

At only 1 megabyte, the Lenovo X131e has a very small processor cache compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar age and spec to the X131e. Laptops that were released more than two years ago have processor caches of between 0.51MB and 4MB.

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Only Two Processor Threads

Most comparable spec portable PCs that were released more than two years ago have between two and three processor threads, including the Lenovo X131e which has two processor threads.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This laptop Ethernet LAN data rate, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this spec and age.

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Quite Slow Processor Clock Speed

With a processor clock speed of only 1,700 megahertz, the Lenovo X131e has one of the slower processor clock speeds amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age. The processor clock speeds of portable PCs of this age and type range from 800MHz to 3,100MHz.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

The Lenovo X131e does not have a touch sensitive screen. Most of the other portable PCs of a similar age and spec to the X131e also do not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Only L2 Processor Cache

The Lenovo X131e has a L2 processor cache which is better than most similar spec portable PCs that were launched more than two years ago. Most portable PCs that are a similar age to it have a L3 processor cache.

A L2 processor cache is actually the worst processor cache level amongst all laptops of a similar spec and age to the X131e.

The best processor cache level across similar types of laptop is L3.

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Only 2GB Internal Memory Size

The Lenovo X131e has a maximum internal memory size of 2GB. That's 50% less internal memory size than a 4.1GB portable PC, which is the most frequently found internal memory size.

A 2GB internal memory size is in fact the worst internal memory size across all medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the X131e.

Across similar types of notebook PC the best internal memory size is 8.2GB.

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Only Windows 8 Recovery Operating System

This laptop has a Windows 8 Pro recovery operating system, which is typical of many portable PCs of a comparable type and age to it.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This laptop supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is the most frequently supported Bluetooth version on portable PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to it.

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Thick

Medium processor core notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the X131e have heights of between 2.4mm and 300mm. The Lenovo X131e is quite thick (32.3 millimeters) compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the X131e.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo X131e

Released Over Four Years Ago

This portable PC was released over four years ago.

Average Battery Life

At 8.5 hours, the Lenovo X131e has a fairly standard battery life compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the X131e.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour of Product
Product Type
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Processor Manufacturer
Processor Cache
Processor Threads
Processor Model
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slots
Memory Layout (slots X Size)
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Aspect Ratio
3D
LED Backlight
Display Surface
Display Number of Colours
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter Family
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LightScribe
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Built-In Subwoofer
Number of Built-In Speakers
Built-In Speaker(s)
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Networking
Cabling Technology
WWAN
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
3G
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Connectivity
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Version
HDMI Ports Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Performance
TV Tuner Integrated
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Island-Style Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Windows Keys
Keyboard Layout
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Drivers Included
Recovery Operating System
Operating System Architecture
Battery
Battery Life (max)
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Power
Power Auto-Sensing
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
Security
Password Protection Type
Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
Fingerprint Reader
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Height
Depth (imperial)
Depth
Width (imperial)
Width
Packaging Data
Warranty Card
Cables Included
AC Adapter Included
Manual
Quick Start Guide
Operational Conditions
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Certificates
Wi-Fi Certified
RoHS Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
Hot-Swapping
Graphics Adapter Family
Infrared Data Port
HD-Ready

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Product Identifiers

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