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Lenovo IdeaPad Z570

Specifications

Lenovo IdeaPad Z570
Lenovo IdeaPad Z570 (IdeaPad Z570 Series)
Processor
Graphics adapter
Display
15.6 inch 16:9, 1366x768 pixel, glossy: yes
Weight
2.6 kg ( = 91.71 oz / 5.73 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)
Price
600 Euro

 

Average Score: 80.8% - good
Average of 5 scores (from 5 reviews)
price: 92%, performance: 77%, features: 77%, display: 91% mobility: 66%, workmanship: - %, ergonomy: 74%, emissions: 94%

Reviews for the Lenovo IdeaPad Z570

80% Lenovo IdeaPad Z570 15.6-inch Budget Laptop PC
Source: Comp Reviews English
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%
80% Lenovo IdeaPad Z570 review: find out why it's our new A-list laptop
Source: PC Authority English
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%
82% Lenovo IdeaPad Z570
Source: PC World India English
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%

Foreign Reviews

88% Erstklassige Mittelklasse
Source: Computerbild - 7/12 German
Comparison, , Medium, Date: 03/01/2012
Rating: Total score: 88% performance: 92% features: 83% display: 89% ergonomy: 83% emissions: 94%
74% Lenovo IdeaPad Z570 (M555CGE) (Notebook)
Source: Chip.de German 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%

Comment

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.

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


2310M:

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.


15.6":

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 ( "Le" as in the English word legend and "novo" (Latin) for new) was founded in 1984 as a Chinese computer trading company. From 2004, the company has been the largest laptop manufacturer in China and got the fourth largest manufacturer worldwide after the acquisition of IBM's PC division in 2005. In addition to desktops and notebooks, the company also produces monitors, projectors, servers, etc.

In 2011, Medion AG, a European computer hardware manufacturer, owned the majority of the company. In 2014, Lenovo took over Motorola Mobility, which gave them a boost in the smartphone market.

 

From 2014 to 2016 Lenovo's market share in the global notebook market was 20-21%, ranking second behind HP. However, the distance decreased gradually. In the smartphone market, Lenovo did not belong to the Top 5 global manufacturers in 2016.


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.


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

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Stefan Hinum, 2011-07- 4 (Update: 2012-05-26)