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LENOVO IdeaPad Z500

LENOVO IdeaPad Z500
alaScore 88

156 reviews

Dec, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 156 reviews of LENOVO IdeaPad Z500. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the keyboard and screen. The portability and usability also get good feedback.

price, usability, portability, screen, 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 88/100 = Very good quality.

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(Based on 156 reviews)

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for LENOVO IdeaPad Z500

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 143 user reviews of LENOVO IdeaPad Z500 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops on Amazon.co.uk. Reviews about the keyboard and portability are on the whole positive. The screen and usability are also appreciated.

price, usability, screen, portability, keyboard

88% 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

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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, The case is visually pleasing

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, A...

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Lenovo IdeaPad Z500 (59-341235) Review

 

The Lenovo IdeaPad Z500 is an excellent laptop to consider if you do not want to go much beyond the Rs. 50,000 price bracket. It offers very good performance and is very well put together. It just looks and feels a lot better than most of the...

Very good performance, Well built, Fairly solid gaming capabilities, Better than expected battery life

Keyboard is a little difficult to get used to

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Lenovo IdeaPad Z500 Touch review

 

A gaming laptop with a touchscreen that doesn't cost the earth

Strong CPU ; Reasonable gaming machine ; Good value for money ; Responsive touchscreen ; Plenty of RAM

Poor battery life ; A bit heavy ; Low-res screen ; Sluggish drive performance

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Lenovo IdeaPad Z500 Touch 15-inch laptop pictures and hands-on

 

The Lenovo IdeaPad Z500 Touch adds a touchscreen and Windows 8 to its existing Z-series line, bringing the models bang up to date with the current touch trend. The 15-inch Z500 Touch - which joins the 14-inch Z400 Touch - fuses simple, elegant design...

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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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Lenovo Z500 Touch screen

 

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
LED Technology:Edge LED
Touchscreen:10-Point Touch / 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 GT 740M / GEFORCE GT635M / Geforce GT645M / HD GRAPH. 4000 / HD Graphics 4000

Processor

Chipset Brand:Intel® / Unknown
Chipset Type:HM76 / HM77 / Unknown
Processor:Core™ i3 / Core™ i5 / Core™ i7
Processor Brand:Intel ® / Intel®
Processor Number:I3-3120M / I5-3210M / I5-3230M / I5-4200M / I7-3520M / I7-3612QM / I7-3630QM / I7-3632QM
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