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Lenovo ThinkPad Edge 13 (665D817)

Specifications

Lenovo ThinkPad Edge 13 (665D817)Notebook: Lenovo ThinkPad Edge 13 (665D817) (ThinkPad Edge 13 Series)
Processor: AMD Turion II Neo K685
Graphics Adapter: ATI Radeon HD 4225 256 MB
Display: 13.3 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels, glossy: no
Weight: 1.775kg
Price: 399 euro
Average Score: 84% - good
Average of 2 scores (from 1 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 65%, features: 65%, display: 70% mobility: 90%, workmanship: 88%, ergonomy: 87%, emissions: 82%

Reviews for the Lenovo ThinkPad Edge 13 (665D817)

84% Review Lenovo ThinkPad Edge 13 (K685) Subnotebook | Notebookcheck
Anti-Glare. Lenovo upgrades its ThinkPad Edge models by adding an eSata port and a matt panel. The input devices remain first-class. The ultimate companion for the road available for 399 Euros?

Foreign Reviews

84% Test Lenovo ThinkPad Edge 13 (K685) Subnotebook
Source: Notebookcheck German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 07/22/2011
Rating: Total score: 84% performance: 65% display: 70% mobility: 90% workmanship: 88% ergonomy: 87% emissions: 82%

Comment

ATI Radeon HD 4225: Onboard graphics card (in the RS880M chipset) that is able to decode HD videos (thanks to the UVD2). Technically a slower clocked HD 4250.

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.


K685: Slow clocked dual core processor with an integrated DDR3 memory controller for small subnotebooks.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


13.3": This is a common display format for subnotebooks. Netbooks, UMPC and some subnotebooks have tinier displays. Nevertheless, the majority of standard laptops has a higher format. The advantage of a small display is, that the subnotebook can be small dimensioned and can be carried easily. Further the small display needs few energy, which improves the battery runtime and in consequence the mobility. The disadvantage is that the reading of texts is a bit exhausting for the eyes, especially with high resolutions.» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


1.775 kg: These sub-notebooks weight less than the average of all notebooks, but represent a heavier class of weight among the sub-notebooks. 12 inch displays are normal for this class of weight.


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 %

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84%: 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.

Devices from a different Manufacturer and/or with a different CPU

» Dell Inspiron M301z
Turion II Neo K625
» Lenovo ThinkPad Edge 13-658D842
Turion II Neo K625
» HP Pavilion dm3-2160ef
Athlon II Neo K325
» Toshiba Satellite T235-S1345
Turion II Neo K625
» Toshiba Satellite T235D-S1340
Athlon II Neo K325
» Toshiba Satellite T230
Core i3 330M
» Toshiba Satellite T235D-S1345RD
Turion II Neo K625
» Dell Inspiron M301z
Turion II Neo K625

Devices with the same GPU

» Lenovo ThinkPad Edge 11 (665D830)
Athlon II Neo K345, 11.6", 1.353 kg
» Packard Bell dot a-R-010UK
Athlon II Neo K145, 11.6", 1.3 kg
» Lenovo ThinkPad Edge 11-NVZ3BUK
Athlon II Neo K125, 11.6", 1.5 kg
» Lenovo ThinkPad Edge 11-658D817
Athlon II Neo K325, 11.6", 1.5 kg
» HP Pavilion dm1-2140ef
Athlon II Neo K125, 11.6", 1.5 kg
» Acer Aspire 1551-5448
Turion II Neo K625, 11.6", 1.4 kg
» Lenovo Thinkpad Edge 11 2545-24G
Athlon II Neo K325, 11.6", 1.5 kg
» MSI Wind U250
Athlon II Neo K325, 12.1", 1.3 kg
» Toshiba Satellite L645D-S4037
Phenom II X3 P820, 14.0", 2.1 kg
» Acer Aspire One 521-3530
Athlon II Neo K125, 10.1", 1.3 kg
» Toshiba Satellite T215D-S1140
Athlon II Neo K125, 11.6", 1.5 kg
» HP Pavilion dm1-2000
Athlon II Neo K325, 11.6", 1.5 kg
» Acer Aspire One 721-12B8rr
Athlon II Neo K125, 11.6", 1.3 kg
» Dell Inspiron M101z
Athlon II Neo K325, 11.6", 1.56 kg
» Gateway LT3201u
Athlon II Neo K125, 11.6", 1.25 kg
» Acer Aspire One 721-3574
Athlon II Neo K125, 11.6", 1.3 kg
» Toshiba Satellite L665D-S5066
Turion II P520, 15.6", 2.9 kg
» Toshiba Satellite A665D-S6051
Phenom II X4 P920, 16.0", 2.9 kg
» Acer Aspire One 721
Athlon II Neo K125, 11.6", 1.4 kg
» Acer Aspire 1551-32B2G32n
Athlon II Neo K325, 11.6", 1.334 kg
» Acer Aspire One 521
Athlon II Neo K125, 10.1", 1.266 kg
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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2011-08-10 (Update: 2012-05-26)