Pros

  • Extremely light, thin 16 inch notebook
  • Some of the best laptop speakers around

Cons

  • Low resolution for such a large display
  • Poor graphics performance for gaming

At A Glance

Looking to watch some videos after meetings? Between the big screen and office performance, this might work for you.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.lenovo.com/us

The Specs

Processor
Processor type Intel Core 2 Duo P8600
Processor speed 2400.0 MHz
Display
Display size 16.0 inches
Resolution 1366 x 768 pixels
External Monitor Interface Integrated
Vertical Resolution 768
Graphics
Graphics Type Integrated
Primary Graphics Chipset Intel GM45 Express Chipset
Storage
Drive size 320.0 GB
Floppy Drive No
Other storage
  • Express Card Slot
  • xD-Picture Card
  • SD Card
  • Memory Stick
Battery
Battery Type Lithium ion
Standard Number of Batteries 1.0
Number of Included Batteries 1.0
Ports and Connections
Headphone Jack Yes
Available Interfaces
  • Infrared
  • Audio - Microphone In (1/8" Mini)
  • USB - Universal Serial Bus Port (x2)
  • Audio - Headphone Out (1/8" Mini)
Microphone input Yes
Firewire 0
Ethernet Type 10/100/1000 Mbps
Wireless connection 802.11 n
Bluetooth Yes
Slots
  • Express Card Slot
  • xD-Picture Card
  • SD Card
  • Memory Stick
Memory
Memory size 3072.0 MB
Dimensions
Width 15.4 inches
Depth 10.2 inches
Height 1.4 inches
Weight 6.4 pounds
Weight with Accessories 6.4 pounds
Sound
Speakers Stereo
Storage Media
XD picture card 1
Memory stick Memory Stick
SD card Yes
Included Software
Operating System Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium (32 bit)
Other Features
Docking Station Port No
Devices AC Adapter
Input devices Touchpad
Hardware List Notebook
Pointing Device Touchpad

Performance

Overall Performance
WorldBench 6 Score 98.0
WorldBench 6 Rating Very Good
Battery
Battery Life 3:51:35 AM   (hh:mm)
Office Productivity
Web Browsing 262.0   seconds (lower is better)
Office Suite Use 359.0   seconds (lower is better)
File Compression 218.0   seconds (lower is better)
Content Creation
Image Editing 391.0   seconds (lower is better)
GPU Graphics Rendering 524.0   seconds (lower is better)
CPU Graphics Rendering 644.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Encoding 221.0   seconds (lower is better)
DVD Burning 419.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Editing 214.0   seconds (lower is better)
Gaming
Unreal Tournament 3, Medium, 800 by 600 9.76   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3, Medium, 1024 by 768 7.95   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3, Highest, 800 by 600 8.7   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3, Highest, 1024 by 768 6.99   Frames per second (higher is better)
Enemy Territory: Quake Wars, Normal, 1024 by 768 5.2   Frames per second (higher is better)
Enemy Territory: Quake Wars, Normal, 800 by 600 6.1   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 34.23   Frames per second (higher is better)
Doom 3, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 13.0   Frames per second (higher is better)
Performance
World Bench 5 Multitasking 342.0
Number of Included Batteries 1.0