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Lenovo B590 Series

Lenovo IdeaPad B590-59362560Processor: Intel Celeron B830, Intel Core i3 3110M
Graphics Adapter: Intel HD Graphics (Ivy Bridge), Intel HD Graphics 4000
Display: 15.60 inch
Weight: 2.5kg
Price: 489 euro
Average Score: 81% - good
Average of 2 scores (from 2 reviews)
: - %, performance: 59%, features: 70%, display: 76%
mobility: 79%, workmanship: 86%, ergonomy: 87%, emissions: 91%

 

Lenovo B590 MBX2JGE

Specifications

Lenovo B590 MBX2JGENotebook: Lenovo B590 MBX2JGE
Processor: Intel Core i3 3110M
Graphics Adapter: Intel HD Graphics 4000
Display: 15.60 inch, 16:9, 1366 x 768 pixels
Weight: 2.5kg
Price: 489 euro
Links: Lenovo homepage

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83% Review Lenovo B590 MBX2JGE Notebook | Notebookcheck
Plastic office laptop. The B590 from Lenovo is a budget office laptop. We check how well this notebook equipped with a Core i3 processor performs. Is the system balanced, or did Lenovo cut down too much?

 

Lenovo IdeaPad B590-59362560

Specifications

Lenovo IdeaPad B590-59362560Notebook: Lenovo IdeaPad B590-59362560
Processor: Intel Celeron B830
Graphics Adapter: Intel HD Graphics (Ivy Bridge)
Display: 15.60 inch, 16:9, 1366 x 768 pixels
Weight: 2.5kg
Links: Lenovo homepage

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Average Score: 79% - good

Average of 1 scores (from 1 reviews)

 

Foreign Reviews

79% Lenovo IdeaPad B590 (59-362560)
Source: Benchmark.pl Turkish PL→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 06/20/2013
Rating: Total score: 79% performance: 40% display: 80% mobility: 73% workmanship: 90% ergonomy: 90% emissions: 90%

 

Comment

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, Lenovo acquired the majority of Medion AG, a European computer hardware manufacturer. 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.


Non demanding games should be playable with these graphics cards.

Intel HD Graphics 4000: Processor graphics card in the high end Ivy Bridge models. Offers a different clock speed in the different CPU models (ULV to desktop quad core) and therefore a different performance.

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

Intel HD Graphics (Ivy Bridge): In the mobile Ivy Bridge Celeron and Pentium CPUs integrated processor graphics card. The HD Graphics is the slower, GT1 called, part with less execution units (EUs) and only one texture sampler - compared to the GT2 HD Graphics 4000.

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


Intel Core i3:

3110M: Ivy-Bridge-based dual-core, 2.4 GHz core clock (no turbo), includes HD 4000 GPU

Intel Celeron:

B830: Entry level dual core processor for laptops with integrated graphics card (Intel HD Graphics based on the HD Graphics 2000) and reduced features of the Sandy Bridge core (no Turbo Boost, AES, ...). 

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


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


2.5 kg:

Usually subnotebooks, ultrabooks and quite lightweight laptops with 12-16 inch display-diagonal weigh as much.

2.5 kg:


81%: 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, 2013-07-24 (Update: 2013-07-24)