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Lenovo Essential H515s

Lenovo Essential H515s
alaScore 86

19 reviews

Dec, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 19 reviews of Lenovo Essential H515s. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Desktops for all reviews. People really like the size and usability. The price and reliability also get good opinions.

reliability, price, usability, size

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Desktops the Lenovo Essential H515s is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 86/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 8 user reviews of Lenovo Essential H515s from The average user rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Desktops on People really like the usability. The size also gets good feedback.

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75% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Lenovo H515s SFF Desktop (Black) - (AMD E2-3800 1.30 GHz, 4 GB RAM, 500 GB HDD, Integrated Graphics, DVDRW, Wi-Fi, VGA, HDMI, Windows 8.1 with Bing)Lenovo H515s SFF Desktop (Black) - (AMD E2-3800 1.30 GHz, 4 GB RAM, 500 GB HDD, Integrated Graphics, DVDRW, Wi-Fi, VGA, HDMI, Windows 8.1 with Bing)

Dec, 2018

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Lenovo H515s


Added a video I use this for a Media PC

Compact design and good processer

win 8.1

Dec, 2014

Consumer review (



DONT BUY THIS PC. I did a big mistake


Takes forever to load skype and basic multi processing takes forever ; SLOW, Hangs all the time and cannot multi process

Nov, 2014

Product Specifications


RoHS compliance: Yes


Chassis type:Mini Tower / Tower
Color of product:Black / Black, Grey / Black, Silver
Placement supported:Vertical
Water cooling system:N

Energy Management

Power supply:65
Power supply input frequency:50 - 60 / 50/60
Power supply input voltage:100 - 240

Expansion Slots

Mini PCI Express slots:1
PCI Express x1 slots:1
PCI Express x16 slots:1


Discrete graphics adapter memory:1024
Discrete graphics adapter model:AMD Radeon R5 235 / No
Number of discrete graphics adapters:1
On-board graphics adapter: Yes
On-board graphics adapter family:AMD Radeon HD 8000
On-board graphics adapter memory:0.5
On-board graphics adapter model:AMD Radeon HD 8240 / AMD Radeon HD 8280 / AMD Radeon HD 8330 / AMD Radeon HD 8400


Internal memory:2 / 4 / 8
Internal memory type:DDR3-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:16 / 8
Memory clock speed:1333 / 1600
Memory layout:1 x 2 / 1 x 4 / 2 x 4
Memory layout (slots x size):1 x 2 / 1 x 4 / 2 x 4
Memory slots:2x DIMM


Bluetooth: No
Cabling technology:10/100/1000Base-T(X) / 10/100Base-T(X)
Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100 / 10,100,1000
Wake-on-LAN ready: Yes
Wi-Fi:No / Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n

Operational Conditions

Operating relative humidity (H-H):35 - 80
Operating relative humidity range:35 - 80
Operating temperature (T-T):10 - 35
Operating temperature range (T-T):10 - 35

Optical Drive

Optical Drive Type:Blu-Ray DVD Combo / DVD Super Multi / DVD-RW / DVD±RW
Optical drives quantity:1

Packaging Content

Aspect Ratio:16:9
Cables included:AC
Display Diagonal:21.5
Display included:No / Yes
Display number of colors:16.78 million colours
Display Resolution:1920 x 1080
Drivers included: Yes
Full HD: Yes
Keyboard number of keys:104
Keyboard supplied: Yes
Manual: Yes
Mouse included:N / Yes

Packaging Data

Package depth:21.3
Package height:20.3
Package weight:21.8
Package width:8.07


Audio system:HD
Password protection:BIOS
Password protection type:BIOS
Product type:PC

Ports & interfaces

Combo headphone/mic port: No
DC-in jack: Yes
DVI port: No
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
HDMI ports quantity:1 / 1-
Headphone outputs:1
Line-in: Yes
Line-out: Yes
Microphone in: Yes
S/PDIF out port: No
SmartCard slot: No
USB 2.0 ports quantity:2 / 4
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:2 / 4
USB 3.0 ports quantity:2
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1


Power supply:65
Power supply input frequency:50 - 60 / 50/60
Power supply input voltage:100 - 240


Number of processors installed:1
Processor:A4-5000 / A6-5200 / E1-2500 / E2-3200
Processor cache:1 / 2
Processor cache type:L2
Processor cores:2 / 4
Processor family:AMD A / AMD E
Processor frequency:1.3 / 1.4 / 1.5 / 2
Processor model:A4-5000 / A6-5200 / E1-2500 / E2-3200
Processor socket:Socket FT3
Processor threads:2 / 4

Processor special features

Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology: No
Intel 64:N
Intel Active Management Technology: No
Intel Anti-Theft Technology: No
Intel HD Audio Technology: No
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology: No
Intel Identity Protection Technology: No
Intel Matrix Storage Technology: No
Intel My WiFi Technology: No
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel Rapid Start Technology: No
Intel Smart Connect Technology: No
Intel Smart Response Technology: No
Intel Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel visual technologies: No
Intel vPro Technology: No
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology: No
Intel® Active Management Technology (Intel® AMT):N
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT):N
Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio):N
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):N
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT):N
Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (Intel® MST):N
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):N
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel® Rapid Start Technology: No
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA):N
Intel® Smart Response Technology: No
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):N


Operating system architecture:64-bit
Operating system installed:FreeDOS / Windows 8 / Windows 8.1


Card reader integrated: Yes
Compatible memory cards:Memory Stick (MS), MMC, MMC+, MS PRO, SD, SDHC, SDXC
Hard disk rotational speed:7200
Hard Drive Capacity:1000 / 500
Hard Drive Interface:Serial ATA / Serial ATA III
Hard Drive Size:3.5
Hard drive speed:7200
Host interface:SATA / Serial ATA III
Number of hard drives installed:1
Number of storage drives installed:1
Storage media:HDD
Total Storage Capacity:1000 / 500

Technical Details

Intel visual technologies: No

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:14 / 14.2 / 14.4 / 15.2 / 16.9
Height:12 / 14.5
Package depth:21.3
Package height:20.3
Package weight:21.8
Package width:8.07
Weight:11 / 17.6
Width:4 / 4.13 / 6.89