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Lenovo ThinkPad P52 Series

Lenovo ThinkPad P52-20M90024USProcessor: Intel Core i7 8750H, Intel Core i7 8850H
Graphics Adapter: NVIDIA Quadro P1000, NVIDIA Quadro P2000, NVIDIA Quadro P3200
Display: 15.6 inch
Weight: 2.5kg, 2.59kg, 2.591kg, 2.9kg
Price: 1699, 2500, 2700 euro
Average Score: 83.15% - good
Average of 4 scores (from 9 reviews)
: - %, performance: 89%, features: 76%, display: 87%
mobility: 76%, workmanship: 87%, ergonomy: 91%, emissions: 91%

 

Lenovo ThinkPad P52 20MAS03N00

Specifications

Lenovo ThinkPad P52 20MAS03N00Notebook: Lenovo ThinkPad P52 20MAS03N00
Processor: Intel Core i7 8750H
Graphics Adapter: NVIDIA Quadro P1000 4096 MB
Display: 15.6 inch, 16:9, 1920 x 1080 pixels
Weight: 2.591kg
Price: 1699 euro
Links: Lenovo homepage

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87.6% Lenovo ThinkPad P52 (i7, P1000, FHD) Workstation Review | Notebookcheck
Despite the media attention stylish ultrabook workstations such as Dell's XPS 15 receive, traditional portable workstations like the Lenovo ThinkPad P52 are still the backbone of the workstation market. How well does the latest release of Lenovo's conventional ThinkPad powerhouse do? Find out in our extensive review!
Lenovo ThinkPad P52 adds VR, 400-nit display option to its 15-inch mobile workstations
Source: CNet English
Otherwise, the T52 has the typical, function-oriented ThinkPad P series design. Lenovo didn't provide pricing, but it's slated to ship by the end of June.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 06/12/2018
Lenovo ThinkPad P52 adds VR, 400-nit display option to its 15-inch mobile workstations
Source: CNet English
Otherwise, the T52 has the typical, function-oriented ThinkPad P series design. Lenovo didn't provide pricing, but it's slated to ship by the end of June.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 06/12/2018

Foreign Reviews

Ревю на Lenovo ThinkPad P52 – работна станция с нов хардуер и олдскуул дизайн
Source: Laptop.bg BU→EN
Positive: Solid workmanship; high performance; long battery life; silent system. Negative: Mediocre design; average speakers.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 11/23/2018
Ревю на Lenovo ThinkPad P52 – работна станция с нов хардуер и олдскуул дизайн
Source: Laptop.bg BU→EN
Positive: Solid workmanship; high performance; long battery life; silent system. Negative: Mediocre design; average speakers.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 11/23/2018

 

Lenovo ThinkPad P52-20M90017GE

Specifications

Lenovo ThinkPad P52-20M90017GENotebook: Lenovo ThinkPad P52-20M90017GE
Processor: Intel Core i7 8850H
Graphics Adapter: NVIDIA Quadro P2000 4096 MB
Display: 15.6 inch, 16:9, 1920 x 1080 pixels
Weight: 2.9kg
Price: 2500 euro
Links: Lenovo homepage

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Lenovo ThinkPad P52 review – workstation with brand new hardware and old school look
Source: Laptop Media English
So, would we recommend the Lenovo ThinkPad P52? Well, if you are into pure performance – yes. It is one of the best laptops in the workstation segment you could get. However, if you lean towards a more modernistic feel and representative looks, you should turn your attention to the competition.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 11/12/2018

 

Lenovo Thinkpad P52-20M9001FSP

Specifications

Lenovo Thinkpad P52-20M9001FSPNotebook: Lenovo Thinkpad P52-20M9001FSP
Processor: Intel Core i7 8750H
Graphics Adapter: NVIDIA Quadro P1000
Display: 15.6 inch, 16:9, 1920 x 1080 pixels
Weight: 2.5kg
Links: Lenovo homepage

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Foreign Reviews

Estación gráfica portátil 15,6": Lenovo Thinkpad P52 [20M9001FSP]
Source: Putoinformatico Spanish ES→EN
Positive: Big screen; powerful hardware; nice display; backlit keys.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 11/13/2018

 

Lenovo ThinkPad P52-20M90024US

Specifications

Lenovo ThinkPad P52-20M90024USNotebook: Lenovo ThinkPad P52-20M90024US
Processor: Intel Core i7 8850H
Graphics Adapter: NVIDIA Quadro P3200 6144 MB
Display: 15.6 inch, 16:9, 3840 x 2160 pixels
Weight: 2.59kg
Price: 2700 euro
Links: Lenovo homepage

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Average Score: 81.67% - good

Average of 3 scores (from 3 reviews)

 

80% Lenovo ThinkPad P52 Review
Source: Laptop Mag English
The Lenovo ThinkPad P52 is a chunky machine, but its blistering performance, gorgeous display and top-class keyboard more than compensate for the heft.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 03/28/2019
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Lenovo ThinkPad P52
Source: PC Mag English
Thumping its peers in our testing, Lenovo's Quadro-based ThinkPad P52 raises the bar for beefy 15.6-inch mobile workstations in almost every regard.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 03/26/2019
Rating: Total score: 80%
85% Lenovo ThinkPad P52 review: Big, bulky, and powerful
Source: Neowin English
So the real question is if you need a mobile workstation today. If you do, then the ThinkPad P52 is a great choice, as are all ThinkPads if they fit your particular use case. It has powerful internals that can be configured with up to a Core i7-8850H CPU or Xeon E-2186M, Nvidia Quadro P3200 graphics, 128GB RAM, and a total of 6TB of storage. It also has a beautiful 15.6-inch 4K touchscreen, or you can get it in 1080p for better battery life.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 03/17/2019
Rating: Total score: 85%

 

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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.


With these GPUs you are able to play modern and demanding games fluently at medium detail settings and HD resolution.

NVIDIA Quadro P1000: Mid-range workstation graphics card based on the 14nm GP107 chip (similar to the consumer GTX 1050 Ti) from the Pascal architecture. The Quadro GPUs offer certified drivers, which are optimized for stability and performance in professional applications (CAD, DCC, medical, prospection, and visualizing applications).NVIDIA Quadro P2000: Mid-range workstation graphics card based on the 14nm GP107 chip (similar to the consumer GTX 1050 Ti) from the Pascal architecture. The Quadro GPUs offer certified drivers, which are optimized for stability and performance in professional applications (CAD, DCC, medical, prospection, and visualizing applications).NVIDIA Quadro P3200: High-end workstation graphics card based on the 16nm GP104 chip using the Pascal architecture. The peak performance is simlar to the older P4000, but the memory bus is cut down to 192 Bit (from 256 Bit). he Quadro GPUs offer certified drivers, which are optimized for stability and performance in professional applications (CAD, DCC, medical, prospection, and visualizing applications).» 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.  

8750H: On Coffee Lake architecture based processor for big and heavy laptops. Integrates six processor cores clocked at 2.2 - 4.1 GHz (4 GHz with 4 cores, 3.9 GHz with 6 cores) that support HyperThreading. Manufactured in an improved 14nm process (14nm++). 8850H: On Coffee Lake architecture based processor for big and heavy laptops. Integrates six processor cores clocked at 2.6 - 4.3 GHz (4.1 GHz with 4 cores, 4 GHz with 6 cores) that support HyperThreading. Manufactured in an improved 14nm process (14nm++).
» 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.

2.9 kg:

This weight is representative for typical laptops with a 14-16 inch display-diagonal.


83.15%: 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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Lenovo ThinkPad P1-20MD0023US
Quadro P2000, Core i7 8850H, 15.6", 1.7 kg
Lenovo ThinkPad P72-20MB0005GE
Quadro P2000, Core i7 8750H, 17.3", 3.4 kg
Lenovo Thinkpad P52-20M9001FSP
Quadro P1000, Core i7 8750H, 15.6", 2.5 kg

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Stefan Hinum, 2018-11-27 (Update: 2019-04-30)