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Lenovo IdeaPad G580-MBBG3GE

Specifications

Lenovo IdeaPad G580-MBBG3GE
Lenovo IdeaPad G580-MBBG3GE (IdeaPad G580 Series)
Processor
Graphics adapter
Intel HD Graphics (Sandy Bridge), Core: 650 MHz, 8.15.10.2656
Memory
4096 MB 
, DDR3
Display
15.6 inch 16:9, 1366x768 pixel, LG Philips LP156WH4-TLN1, glossy: yes
Mainboard
Intel HM76 (Panther Point)
Storage
Toshiba MK3265GSX, 320 GB 
, 5400 rpm
Soundcard
Intel Panther Point PCH - High Definition Audio Controller
Connections
1 USB 2.0, 2 USB 3.0 / 3.1 Gen1, 1 VGA, 1 HDMI, 1 Kensington Lock, Audio Connections: Audiocombo, Card Reader: SD, MMC
Networking
Atheros AR8162/8166/8168 PCI-E Fast Ethernet (10/100MBit), Atheros AR9285 802.11b/g WiFi Adapter (b/g), Bluetooth 3.0
Optical drive
PLDS DVD-RW DS8A8SH
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 34.3 x 376 x 245 ( = 1.35 x 14.8 x 9.65 in)
Battery
48 Wh Lithium-Ion
Operating System
FreeDos
Camera
Webcam: Ja
Additional features
Speakers: Stereo, Keyboard: Chiclet, Keyboard Light: no, 24 Months Warranty
Weight
2.6 kg ( = 91.71 oz / 5.73 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)
Price
339 Euro

 

Average Score: 72.5% - average
Average of 2 scores (from 2 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 71%, features: 73%, display: 67% mobility: 80%, workmanship: 84%, ergonomy: 83%, emissions: 83%

Reviews for the Lenovo IdeaPad G580-MBBG3GE

80% Review Lenovo IdeaPad G580 Notebook | Notebookcheck
Energy inefficient. Lenovo offers a simple office notebook with a Pentium dual-core processor for 339 Euro (~$425). The operating system must be chosen for there is none. Our test will show whether Lenovo delivers a cheap office notebook or a weak low-priced notebook with the IdeaPad G580-MBBG3GE.
65% Viel Notebook für wenig Geld (Lenovo / IBM IdeaPad G580 (Pentium B950, 6GB RAM, 500GB HDD))
Source: [link]
Comparison, , Length Unknown, Date: 02/01/2013
Rating: Total score: 65%
Lenovo IdeaPad G580 teszt
Source: Laptopkalauz HU→EN
Positive: Very high quality lacquered plastic case; brilliant keyboard; good battery life; powerful video card and low cost.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 08/16/2012

Comment

Intel HD Graphics (Sandy Bridge): Processor graphics card which is integrated in the Sandy Bridge Pentium and Celeron processors. Similar to the desktop HD Graphics 2000 and not related to the old Arrandale processor graphics with the same name.

Only some 3D games with very low demands are playable with these cards.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.


B960:

Dual-core processor based on the Sandy Bridge architecture with an integrated graphics card and dual-channel DDR3 memory controller. Due to the Pentium brand, many features of the Sandy Bridge core are deactivated.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


15.6":

15-16 inch is a standard display size for laptops and offers the biggest variety of products.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


2.6 kg:

This weight is representative for typical laptops with a 14-16 inch display-diagonal.


Lenovo: Lenovo Group Limited is China's largest and the world's fourth largest personal computer manufacturer. Lenovo produces desktops, laptops, servers, handheld computers, imaging equipment, and mobile phone handsets. Lenovo also provides information technology integration and support services, and its QDI unit offers contract manufacturing. Its executive headquarters are located in China and USA. It is incorporated in Hong Kong. Lenovo was formed in 1984 as a spin-off of the Chinese Academy of Sciences new technology unit. The company initially began as a reseller, distributor and later CM for foreign brands, including IBM, entering the Chinese market. In 1990, Lenovo started to manufacture its own PCs and by 1997 became the market leader in China. In 2004, Lenovo bought IBM’s PC business for $1.25billion. Market share regarding sales of personal computers in 2007 (market research IDC): HP 18.9 %, Dell 16.4 %, Acer 9.9 %, Lenovo 7.5 %, Apple 5.7 %

Lenovo reviews


72.5%: This rating is bad. Most notebooks are better rated. This is not a recommendation for purchase.


» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

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Stefan Hinum, 2012-08-27 (Update: 2012-08-27)