Lenovo IdeaPad Z570
SpecificationsNotebook: Lenovo IdeaPad Z570 (IdeaPad Z570 Series)
Processor: Intel Core i3 2310M
Graphics Adapter: NVIDIA GeForce GT 520M
Display: 15.6 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels, glossy: yes
Price: 600 euro
Average of 5 scores (from 5 reviews)
Reviews for the Lenovo IdeaPad Z570
Source: Comp Reviews
Lenovo may not have updated much of the appearance of the IdeaPad Z570, but with pricing under $600 it offers some unique features. The most notable of these is the NVIDIA GeForce GT 520M graphics that give this system the ability to be used for casual PC gaming or benefiting applications such as Photoshop.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 10/27/2011
Rating: Total score: 80%
Source: PC Authority
That minor omission aside, Lenovo’s IdeaPad Z570 is tough to criticise for the money. The lack of USB 3 is the only major thing that gave us reason to pause, and when you consider that you’re getting a superb all-rounder with Blu-ray and switchable graphics for only $1329, it’s hard to be anything other than impressed.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 10/20/2011
Rating: Total score: 80% price: 100% performance: 67% features: 68% mobility: 67% ergonomy: 67%
Source: PC World India
If you want a sub-Rs. 40,000 laptop with a good build and one that packs enough of a punch to get you through your multimedia tasks, then the Lenovo IdeaPad 570 is one such product you should definitely check out.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 06/25/2011
Rating: Total score: 82%
Source: Computerbild - 7/12
Comparison, , Medium, Date: 03/01/2012
Rating: Total score: 88% performance: 92% features: 83% display: 89% ergonomy: 83% emissions: 94%
Source: Chip.de DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 07/28/2011
Rating: Total score: 74% price: 84% performance: 71% features: 79% display: 92% mobility: 64% ergonomy: 73%
NVIDIA GeForce GT 520M: Entry level graphics card based on the new GF119 chip with a 64 Bit memory bus or on the GF108 with 128 Bit memory bus but lower clock rates.
Non demanding games should be playable with these graphics cards.
Dual-core processor based on the Sandy Bridge architecture with an integrated graphics card and dual-channel DDR3 memory controller. The CPU is clocked at 2.1 GHz and features the Turbo Boost 2.0 only for the graphics card (650/1100MHz).
» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.
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.
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 %
80.8%: This rating should be considered to be average. This is because the proportion of notebooks which have a higher rating is approximately equal to the proportion which have a lower rating.
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