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Lenovo B550

alaTest has collected and analyzed 14 reviews of Lenovo B550. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. People really like the keyboard and battery. The price and screen are also appreciated, whereas many are less positive about the portability and energy efficiency. There are some mixed comments about the design.

performance, screen, price, battery, keyboard

usability, energy, portability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Lenovo B550 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 79/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of Lenovo B550 from The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops on Reviewers are impressed by the performance. The price also gets good feedback.

price, performance

100% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Lenovo B550 15.6 inch Laptop (Intel PDC T4400 2.2GHz, 2Gb, 320Gb, DVDRW, WLAN, Webcam, Win 7 Home Premium)

Jul, 2015

Expert review by: Tommy Melville (

Lenovo B550 review


Lacking any sort of wow factor, but a very competent all-round laptop nonetheless

Hard drive ; Decent processor ; Price ; Battery life

802.11g Wi-Fi ; Graphics power ; Quite heavy

Feb, 2011

Expert review by: Niall Magennis (

Lenovo B550 review


The 15.6-inch Lenovo B550 laptop has an attractively low price, but its specification is basic and its design uninspiring.

Decent keyboard ; Bright screen ; Good battery life

Only has enough power for basic computing tasks ; Limited range of ports

The Lenovo B550 is a very basic machine. Essentially, it represents the next step up on the computing ladder from a netbook. It's priced to reflect this, and if your computing needs are relatively straightforward, its low price tag and sturdy build...

Sep, 2010

Consumer review by: Primo (

Love this!


What a purchase. I am pretty good with tech stuff, but a friend of mine who really knows hardware looked at the specs and thought very highly of it. The rest of my friends - who know very little about tech stuff - all fell in love with it as I did....

Display, speed, multi-touchscreen, sound, wireless keyboard/mouse, speed of delivery

None that I have noticed

Jul, 2014

Consumer review by: robyndlt (



LOVE the computer. I paid 15 bucks for 3 day shipping and I got it in more like a day and a half..was a great surprise! This computer is aaaammazing

Speed, screen size, quality of graphics,JBL speakers, touch screen works great

nothing really just trying to get used to windows 8

Jun, 2014

Consumer review by: Mark (

Lenovo B550 (57321271)


Think about support and the fact that they will try and charge for any non hardware questions. I think that if you buy it from them, they should stand behind all that they sell you. Particularly for the first few weeks until it is set up and you have...

nice screen, seems fast

Lenovo is a rip off company. Says I don't own the operating system, so wants to charge for a recovery disc ( I made the mistake of upgrading to Win 8.1, don't do that either). Also wants to charge for any software advice. All you get from them is a...

Jun, 2014

Product Specifications


Convertible: No
DVD Writer:DVD-Writer
Embedded 3G/4G: No
Embedded UMTS: No
Fingerprint Reader: No
Hard Drive Type:Hard Disk Drive
Remote Control: No
TV Card: No
Video Editing Card: No
Web Cam: Yes


Bluetooth:No / Yes
Card Reader:5 in 1 Card Reader
Firewire: No
TV Output:No / Yes
WiFi Connectivity: Yes
Wireless LAN: Yes


Aspect Ratio:16:9
LED Backlight:Edge LED / No
Touchscreen: No
True Resolution:WXGA

General Features

Intel ® Centrino Technology: No
Intel Centrino Technology: No
Media Centre Edition: No
Netbook: No
Operating System Version:Windows 7 Home Premium


Brand of Graphic Chip:Intel / Intel ® / nVidia
GPU Model (Graphic Card):GeForce G210M / GMA 4500M / GMA X4500


Chipset Brand:Unknown
Chipset Type:Unknown
Processor:Celeron Dual / Pentium
Processor Brand:Intel / Intel ®
Processor Number:T3100 / T4400 / T4500