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Lenovo IdeaPad V560

Specifications

Lenovo IdeaPad V560
Lenovo IdeaPad V560 (Ideapad V Series)
Graphics adapter
NVIDIA GeForce 310M - 1024 MB, Core: 606 MHz, Memory: 790 MHz, 189.69
Memory
4096 MB 
, PC-10600
Display
15.6 inch 16:9, 1366 x 768 pixel, LTN156AT05J01, glossy: yes
Mainboard
Intel HM55
Storage
WDC Scorpio Blue WD6400BEVT-22A0RT0, 640 GB 
, 5400 rpm
Soundcard
Realtek ALC269 @ Intel Ibex Peak PCH
Connections
3 USB 2.0, 1 VGA, 1 HDMI, 1 Kensington Lock, 1 eSata, Audio Connections: line-out, microphone, Card Reader: SD/MMC/MS/MS Pro, 1 Fingerprint Reader
Networking
Atheros AR8131 PCI-E Gigabit Ethernet Controller (10MBit), Intel WiFi Link 1000 BGN (b/g/n), Bluetooth 2.1+EDR
Optical drive
HL-DT-ST DVDRAM GT30N
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 30 x 377 x 250 ( = 1.18 x 14.84 x 9.84 in)
Battery
48 Wh Lithium-Ion, 10.8V 4400mAh
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64 Bit
Camera
Webcam: 1.3MP
Additional features
24 Months Warranty
Weight
2.444 kg ( = 86.21 oz / 5.39 pounds), Power Supply: 170 g ( = 6 oz / 0.37 pounds)
Price
749 Euro

 

Average Score: 83.5% - good
Average of 2 scores (from 1 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 77%, features: 68%, display: 74% mobility: 80%, workmanship: 88%, ergonomy: 88%, emissions: 87%

Reviews for the Lenovo IdeaPad V560

83% Review Lenovo IdeaPad V560 Notebook | Notebookcheck
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84% Test Lenovo IdeaPad V560 Notebook
Source: Notebookcheck German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 10/22/2010
Rating: Total score: 84% performance: 80% display: 78% mobility: 80% workmanship: 88% ergonomy: 88% emissions: 85%

Comment

NVIDIA GeForce 310M: The GeForce 310M is the successor of the GeFore G210M and based on the same chip with very similar clock rates (shader speed +30MHz to 1530MHz). 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.
370M: The Core i3-370M is a fast clocked Core i3. The TurboBoost, AES, VTd, and Trusted Execution functions are deactivated in the i3-series. Therefore, it always clocks with max. 2.4 GHz (of course Speedstep is included). Thanks to Hyperthreading, 4 threads can be processed simultaneously. An integrated graphics card (GMA HD) and a DDR3 memory controller are also included in the package.» 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.
2.444 kg:

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


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.


83.5%: 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

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GeForce 310M, Core i5 450M
Lenovo B560-M488TGE
GeForce 310M, Pentium P6100

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GeForce 310M, Pentium P6200, 14", 2.2 kg
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Stefan Hinum, 2010-10-26 (Update: 2012-05-26)