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Lenovo Thinkpad L520 785953G

alaTest has collected and analyzed 14 reviews of Lenovo Thinkpad L520 785953G. The average rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. People really like the design and sound. The price and performance also get good feedback, but many are critical about the durability and battery.

keyboard, performance, price, sound, design

screen, battery, durability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Lenovo Thinkpad L520 785953G is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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Review Lenovo ThinkPad L520 NWB53GE Notebook


ThinkPad-Discounter. A real ThinkPad available for less than 600 Euros? Lenovo's low-cost ThinkPad L520 makes it possible. Included are good input devices and a Docking Port. Perfect business style in a casual black?

Good application performance, Very quiet and cool, Matte display, Very good Trackpoint and mouse, ThinkVantage software, Low power consumption, Docking Port, Helpful ThinkVantage Tools, As usual, the complete omission of a sensitive glossy finish. A...

Unfavorable location of the ports, Partially unfavorable key layout, Weak viewing angle stability, Low contrasts, Bendable lid, Battery is a bit wobbly, No USB 3.0, A high quality WXGA++ display. The lid could be a bit more rigid

May, 2011

Expert review by: Barry de la Rosa (

Lenovo ThinkPad L520 review


The ThinkPad L520's styling will appeal to those who prefer function over form, and its fast processor, great keyboard and long battery life make it a sound business buy.

Apr, 2011

Consumer review by: John (

Lenovo ThinkPad L520 NWB52UK


Laptop arrived with a faulty screen - there was no display on the screen.

Jan, 2012

Consumer review by: John (

Lenovo ThinkPad L520 NWB52UK


Laptop arrived with a faulty screen - there was no display on the screen

Nov, 2011

Product Specifications


Front Camera: Yes
Front camera resolution:1280 x 720
Front camera resolution (numeric):1 / 1.3


Intel segment tagging:Home Office, Small Business


Display Surface:Gloss
HD type:HD+ / No


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


4G: No


Conflict Free processor: No
ECC supported by processor: No
Integrated 4G WiMAX:No / Yes
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:16
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:1 / 16
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 1066/1333 / DDR3-SDRAM
Processor cache level:L3
Processor cache type:L3 / Smart Cache, L3 / SmartCache, L3
Processor codename:Sandy Bridge
Processor Series:Intel Core i3-2300 Mobile series / Intel Core i5-2400 Mobile series / Intel Core i5-2500 Mobile series / Intel Pentium B900 series for Mobile
Thermal Design Power (TDP):35

Processor special features

Intel 64: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology: No
Intel Identity Protection Technology version:1.00
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA): No
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):1 / Y / Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):No / Yes
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA): No
Intel�� Small Business Advantage (Intel�� SBA): No
Processor ARK ID:43544 / 50072 / 52220 / 52224 / 52229 / 52231 / 53438 / 53450 / 53452 / 55627
Processor package size:31 / 37.5


Password protection: Yes