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Lenovo Ideapad U530 Touch

alaTest has collected and analyzed 161 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers are impressed by the size and performance. The portability and usability also get good feedback, but some have doubts about the touchpad.

screen, usability, portability, performance, size


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Lenovo Ideapad U530 Touch is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Review analysis

(Based on 161 reviews)

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Fantastic machine


I bought this computer due to my old one getting very slow and sluggish. I play games on my PCs and a tech friend gave me a crash course in what to look for as far as gaming laptops and other usefull goodies. This computer fit the bill perfectly and so...

Everything so far

Took my a while to get used to everything

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This item is great! It was way worth the money and works extremely fast!This product is... Perfect for BusinessAbout me... Student

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great laptop, sleek, fast and light weight


Lenovo Ultra book is the thinnest, lightest, and fastest laptop I have owned. I do some code writing for work on it but mostly use it for personal use. Good computer at good price.This product is... Good sound quality, A touch pad that works great,...

Fast, fast, fast! Good Price

windows 8.1


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Great machine


I bought this machine for school use. It is awesome very fast very reliable. I would recommend this to all.This product is... Good sound quality, A touch pad that works great, Perfect for Business, Big screen size, A nice compact size, easy to set up,...

fast and light weight. and very reliable

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Great laptop


I purchased this for my son in college for a replacement and so far he loves it...touchscreen works well. Very happy with the Lenovo product!!!This product is... Good sound quality, easy to set up, lightning fastAbout me... Student, Technology guru,...

Easy to setup, good price, great for gaming

nothing yet

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Decent computer for higher end graphic programs


I bought this computer for my graphic design school work. With the good graphics card it runs all my Adobe programs needed for school. I wish it had a internal disk reader. I think having to connect an external one takes away from the portability.This...

good computer for the money

no internal disk reader

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hard to navigate


I guess I will eventually learn to like it, It is okThis product is... Big screen size, lightning fastAbout me... retired

haven;t decided

hard to learn

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a little slow and too many automatic programs runn


Can't find the proper settings for battery charging, conservation and performance. Touch screen is not necessary. Keypad does not always connect with the letters you pushAbout me... Basic web surfing & emails, Parent with kids, Business Professional,...

State of the art

Too many performance settings and difficult to tailor it to my needs

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Powerhouse for great price!


Very fast with great specs for the money. Should last a long time. Screen is a little too reflective outside, no matter the screen angle, but most people are indoors most of the time anyway. The only other issue that is annoying, but not a deal...

speed and function

shiny screen in sun

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Poorly designed powerhouse


I bought this laptop because it has an Intel Core i7 processor, 8gb of RAM, 1920x1080 touchscreen, and a dedicated Nvidia graphics card.I returned this laptop because the keyboard is poorly designed, the display looks bad, and the dedicated graphics...

Intel Core i7 processor, 8gb RAM, sleek chassis, runs relatively cool

Cheap screen, poor keyboard accuracy, poor webcam quality

Product Specifications


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


Bluetooth: Yes
TV Output: Yes
WiFi Connectivity: Yes


Aspect Ratio:16:9
LED Backlight:Edge LED
Touchscreen:Multi Touch
True Resolution:Full HD

General Features

Media Centre Edition: No
Operating System Version:Windows 8


Brand of Graphic Chip:nVidia
GPU Model (Graphic Card):GeForce GT730M


Chipset Brand:Intel®
Chipset Type:Unknown
Processor:Core™ i7
Processor Brand:Intel ®
Processor Number:I7-4500U