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Lenovo Ideapad 520-15IKBR-81BF004GSP

Specifications

Lenovo Ideapad 520-15IKBR-81BF004GSP
Lenovo Ideapad 520-15IKBR-81BF004GSP (Ideapad 520 Series)
Graphics adapter
Memory
8192 MB 
Display
15.6 inch 16:9, 1920 x 1080 pixel 141 PPI, IPS
Storage
,  GB 
, 1 TB HDD
Connections
3 USB 3.0 / 3.1 Gen1, 1 HDMI, Card Reader: undefined
Networking
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (a/b/g/n/ac), Bluetooth 4.2
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 22 x 378 x 260 ( = 0.87 x 14.88 x 10.24 in)
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 10 Home 64 Bit
Weight
2.2 kg ( = 77.6 oz / 4.85 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)

 

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Reviews for the Lenovo Ideapad 520-15IKBR-81BF004GSP

Portátil avanzado: Lenovo Ideapad 520-15IKBR [81BF004GSP]
Source: Putoinformatico Spanish ES→EN
Positive: Large screen; nice display; decent hardware; good connectivity.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 01/02/2018
Ревю на Lenovo Ideapad 520 – голямо подобрение на дизайна и хардуера
Source: Laptop.bg BU→EN
Positive: Solid workmanship; good ergonomy; nice display. Negative: Low autonomy.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 02/16/2018

Comment

Intel UHD Graphics 620: Integrated GPU (GT2, 24 EUs) found on some Kaby-Lake-Refresh CPU models (15 W ULV series). Technically identical to the previous Kaby-Lake GPU called HD Graphics 620. Modern games should be playable with these graphics cards at low settings and resolutions. Casual gamers may be happy with these cards. » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.
Intel Core i7: The Intel Core i7 for laptops is based on the LG1156 Core i5/i7 CPU for desktops. The base clock speed of the CPUs is relatively low, but because of a huge Turbo mode, the cores can dynamically overclock to up to 3.2 GHz (920XM). Therefore, the CPU can be as fast as high clocked dual-core CPUs (using single threaded applications) but still offer the advantage of 4 cores. Because of the large TDP of 45 W / 55 W, the CPU is only intended for large laptops.  
8550U: Kaby-Lake-Refresh based low power quad-core processor. The four cores are clocked between 1.8 and 4 GHz (Turbo Boost) and support HyperThreading. The integrated GPU is clocked between 300 and 1,150 MHz. The SoC is manufactured in a 14nm+ FinFET process.» 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.
2.2 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, 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.


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

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

HP Pavilion 15-cs0053cl
UHD Graphics 620, Core i5 8250U
HP 15-BS127NS
UHD Graphics 620, Core i5 8250U

Devices with the same GPU and/or Screen Size

Acer Swift 5 SF514 15.6 inch
UHD Graphics 620, Core i7 8550U, 1 kg

Devices with the same GPU

LG Gram 13Z980-A
UHD Graphics 620, Core i5 8250U, 13.3", 0.965 kg
Dell Inspiron 17-5770-0357
UHD Graphics 620, Core i5 8250U, 17.3", 2.712 kg
Acer Swift 3 SF314-52-55UF
UHD Graphics 620, Core i5 8250U, 14", 1.6 kg

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Stefan Hinum, 2018-02-24 (Update: 2018-02-24)