Lenovo Thinkpad R61i
SpecificationsNotebook: Lenovo Thinkpad R61i (Thinkpad R Series)
Processor: Intel Celeron M 540
Graphics Adapter: Intel Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) X3100
Display: 15.1 inch, 4:3, 1024x768 pixels, glossy: no
Price: 400 euro
Average of 3 scores (from 4 reviews)
Reviews for the Lenovo Thinkpad R61i
Source: Chip.de - 2/09
Comparison, , Long, Date: 02/01/2009
Rating: Total score: 69% price: 70% performance: 42% features: 66% display: 79% mobility: 71% ergonomy: 90%
Source: Netzwelt DE→EN
Comparison, online available, Medium, Date: 09/12/2008
Rating: price: 50% performance: 50% features: 40% workmanship: 80%
Source: Notebookjournal DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 04/29/2008
Rating: Total score: 80% price: 70% performance: 50% features: 30% display: 30% mobility: 80% workmanship: 90% ergonomy: 70% emissions: 90%
Source: Chip.de DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 04/08/2008
Rating: Total score: 72% price: 80% performance: 58% features: 71% display: 54% workmanship: 90% ergonomy: 91% emissions: 50%
Intel Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) X3100: Intel Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) X3100 is an integrated (onboard) graphic chip on a Mobile Intel 965GM chipset. It is the successor of GMA 950 and features a fully programmable pipeline (supports Aero Glass fully and DirectX 10 with newest drivers). The peformance of the X3100 is clearly better than the GMA 950, still demanding modern games won't run fluently.
These graphics cards are not suited for Windows 3D games. Office and Internet surfing however is possible.
Intel Celeron M: It is a Pentium M with halved level 2 Cache and limited on FSB 400. The characteristic of this processor is the speed, which is hardly slower than an equivalent Pentium M. However it can change the speed not dynamically like the Pentium M and therefore needs without load more current.
It is also available as Low Voltage Version with very small current consumption.
540: » 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 %
73.67%: 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.