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LENOVO IdeaPad Z500

LENOVO IdeaPad Z500
alaScore 89

146 reviews

Apr, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 146 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers are impressed by the keyboard and portability. The screen and usability also get good feedback.

value for money, usability, screen, portability, keyboard

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the LENOVO IdeaPad Z500 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Review analysis

(Based on 146 reviews)

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Review Lenovo IdeaPad Z500 Notebook

 

Balanced. The IdeaPad Z500-MBYG2GE is aimed at performance hungry multimedia users in particular. With an energy-saving Quad-Core and a GeForce GT 645M, the 15-inch device offers sufficient power for most (3D) applications. We have reviewed the...

Balanced components ; Unique power adapter design ; Good bundled applications ; Moderate weight ; Large hard disk ; Slim build ; Successful design ; Great performance

Low brightness display with glare and poor viewing angles ; High temperature emission under load ; Few connection interfaces ; No upgrade options ; Non-removable battery ; Outdated GPU driver ; Fast Ethernet LAN only ; Loud DVD burner ; Unstable keyboard

The case is visually pleasing

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Lenovo IdeaPad Z500 Touch review

 

A powerful general-purpose laptop with good gaming performance, but its screen could be better

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Amazon review summary for LENOVO IdeaPad Z500

 

alaTest has collected and analysed 37 user reviews of LENOVO IdeaPad Z500 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptop Computers on Amazon.co.uk.

value for money, portability, performance, keyboard, screen

84% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Lenovo Ideapad Z500 15.6-inch Laptop (Dark Chocolate) - (Intel Core i5 3210M 2.5GHz Processor, 6GB RAM, 1TB HDD, DVDRW, LAN, WLAN, BT, Webcam, Nvidia Lenovo IdeaPad Z500 15.6-inch Laptop - White (Intel Core i7 2.2GHz, 6GB RAM, 1TB HDD, DVDRW, LAN, WLAN, Bluetooth, Webcam, Nvidia Graphics, Windows 8)Lenovo IdeaPad Z500 15.6-inch Touchscreen Laptop (Dark Chocolate) - (Intel Core i7 3630QM 2.4GHz Processor, 8GB RAM, 1TB HDD, DVDRW, LAN, WLAN, BT, We

Product Specifications

Configuration

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

Connectivity

Bluetooth:No / Unknown / Yes
Card Reader:2 in 1 Card Reader
Firewire: No
TV Output: Yes
WiFi Connectivity: Yes
Wireless LAN: Yes

Display

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

General Features

Intel ® Centrino Technology: No
Media Centre Edition: No
Operating System Version:DOS / Windows 8

Graphic

Brand of Graphic Chip:Intel ® / nVidia
GPU Model (Graphic Card):GEF GT630M / GEF GT740M / GEFORCE GT635M / Geforce GT645M / HD GRAPH. 4000

Processor

Chipset Brand:Intel® / Unknown
Chipset Type:HM76 / HM77 / Unknown
Processor:Core™ i3 / Core™ i5 / Core™ i7
Processor Brand:Intel ®
Processor Number:I3-3120M / I5-3210M / I5-3230M / I7-3612QM / I7-3630QM / I7-3632QM
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