Lenovo ThinkPad Edge E530 Ivy Bridge laptop

Lenovo's ThinkPad Edge E530 has a high-end Ivy Bridge CPU, good graphics performance and a matte screen

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  • Expert Rating

    4.00 / 5
  • User Rating

    2.50 / 5 (of 2 Reviews)
  • Price

    $ 1,199.00 (AUD)

User Reviews:

Clinton Liu

4.0

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Pros
Keyboard is Amazing, Build Quality is Quite Good
Cons
No Backlight, Bloated with Useless Software
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Everything about this laptop (specs, keyboard, battery) are amazing for its price range. Not so fussed about gaming capabilities since it was designed to be a business laptop. The only issues are that it doesn't have a backlight and the pre-installed windows 7 has heaps of useless applications such as the trial version of Norton (seriously Lenovo?),

Overall, I would recommend this laptop to people looking to buy a business laptop with a budget constraint.

Evan

1.0

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Pros
Look Good, Well Built, Good Keyboard
Cons
Graphics Card Sucks, Struggles to Run TF2 at med-high setting at anything over 25fps, Fan Whines
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This laptop sucks for gaming (Comon, 25fps on med-high on tf2?). I was given this as a replacement for another Ideapad lenovo laptop that failed and this is even worse. It is meant to switch between the integrated graphics and the dedicated, but sometimes it gets stuck on integrated and need a restart to get it back.

Overall:
Good Work/Biz laptop, but sucks for gaming. I would not have bought this, it was given to me as a replacement.

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