Lenovo IdeaPad Z560 review

Great performance and build quality from this excellent mid-range laptop

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Product Type
Notebook
Hard Drive Capacity
500 GB
Processor Manufacturer
Intel
Graphics Controller Manufacturer
NVIDIA
Graphics Controller Model
GeForce 310M
Bluetooth
Yes
Wireless LAN
Yes
Optical Drive Type
DVD-Writer
Maximum Battery Run Time
3.50 Hour
eSATA
Yes
HDMI
Yes
Webcam
Yes
Backlight Technology
LED
Product Family
IdeaPad Z560
Operating System Architecture
64-bit
Processor Model
i3-370M
Operating System
Windows 7 Home Premium
Brand Name
Lenovo
Processor Speed
2.40 GHz
Processor Type
Core i3
Screen Size
39.6 cm (15.6")
Number of Cells
6-cell
Screen Resolution
1366 x 768
Standard Memory
4 GB
Weight (Approximate)
2.60 kg
Cache
3 MB
Processor Core
Dual-core (2 Core)
64-bit Processing
Yes
Optical Media Supported
DVD±R/±RW
Dual-Layer Media Supported
Yes
Graphics Memory Capacity
Up to 512 MB
Display Screen Type
Active Matrix TFT Colour LCD
Wireless LAN Standard
IEEE 802.11n
Bluetooth Standard
Bluetooth 2.1
Ethernet Technology
Gigabit Ethernet
Total Number of USB Ports
3
Memory Standard
DDR3-1066/PC3-8500
Height
34.9 mm
Width
376.8 mm
Depth
249.8 mm
Screen Mode
WXGA
Memory Technology
DDR3 SDRAM
Product Series
Z560
Manufacturer
Lenovo Group Limited
Product Model
M37KMUK
Product Name
IdeaPad Z560 M37KMUK Notebook
Pointing Device Type
TouchPad
Product Line
IdeaPad
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Manufacturer Part Number
M37KMUK
Manufacturer Website Address
http://www.lenovo.com/uk/en/
Marketing Information

IdeaPad notebooks go beyond the bounds of the dreaded "normal." IdeaPad laptops will surprise you with their inventiveness. This one is shockingly light for the screen size and that one plays 3D content. There's even one that shape-shifts from laptop to tablet? Awesome!

Maximum Memory
8 GB
Battery Chemistry
Lithium Ion (Li-Ion)
Package Contents
  • IdeaPad Z560 M37KMUK Notebook
  • Lithium Ion Battery
  • AC Adapter
Limited Warranty
1 Year
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