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Lenovo ThinkPad E420

alaTest has collected and analyzed 8 reviews of Lenovo ThinkPad E420. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the durability and reliability. The usability and price are also mentioned favorably, but many are critical about the design and portability.

performance, price, usability, reliability, durability

portability, design

On average, users rate this product 85/100.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 4 user reviews of Lenovo ThinkPad E420 from The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Laptops on Reviewers really like the size and battery. The keyboard and usability are also appreciated, whereas there are some negative opinions about the design and portability.

performance, usability, keyboard, battery, size

portability, design

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

This summary is based on the products: Lenovo ThinkPad Edge E420 1141 - Core i3 2.1 GHz - 14 - 4 GB Ram - 500 GB HDDLenovo ThinkPad Edge E420 1141 - Core i3 2.1 GHz - 14 - 4 GB Ram - 500 GB HDD

Oct, 2017

Consumer review by: hyperparageom, (

Great Mother's Day Gift


This laptop provides the flexibility necessary for my better half. Movement among apps is almost effortless thanks to 4 gigs of RAM. Bottom line: she's happy.

May, 2012

Consumer review by: Kate (

Much better than the Acer I started with


First I bought an Acer with similar specs because I thought it was a better value for the money, but ended up returning it. It felt thin and flimsy and generally cheap. I also had a problem with internet connectivity-- but that might have been because...

Jan, 2012

Consumer review by: Mateek (

Agreeing strongly with previous reviewer


I think 'solid value for the money' says everything. I'm a track-point fanatic, and not all from this manufacturer have the feature. This is great on my budget. I miss the LED light that shined down on my previous think-pads keyboard, and the key...

Jan, 2012

Consumer review by: who (

Solid value for the money


xmas present. not the fastest, not the biggest but it's fast enough for basic surfing and coding. not too heavy to carry.I would definitely recommend this to anyone needing a basic laptop with some this is NOT a gaming laptop, so don't buy...

Dec, 2011

Product Specifications


Intel segment tagging:Home Office, Small Business


Display Surface:Matt


Discrete graphics adapter:No / Yes
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):2
Number of displays supported by on-board graphics adapter:2
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x116


Conflict Free processor: No
ECC supported by processor: No
Integrated 4G WiMAX: Yes
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:16
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:1
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max):21.3
Memory channels supported by processor:Dual
Memory clock speeds supported by processor:1066,1333
Memory types supported by processor:DDR3-SDRAM
Processor cache type:SmartCache, L3
Processor codename:Sandy Bridge
Processor Series:Intel Core i3-2300 Mobile series
Thermal Design Power (TDP):35

Processor special features

Intel 64: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology: No
Intel Identity Protection Technology version:1.00
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):Y / Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d): No
Processor ARK ID:52220 / 53438
Processor package size:31 / 37.5