Expert Review of Lenovo IdeaPad Z580 (59-347604) Ultrabook (3rd Gen Ci3/4GB/1TB/Win8) Grey
Lenovo's level of innovation combines with outstanding performance in the form known as Lenovo Ideapad Z580 (59-347604). It is highly sophisticated and stylish Ideapad loaded with amazing feature-set. Th Ideapad is enabled with Core i3 (3rd Generation) processor and is quite fast paced. The 15.6-inch HD LED display is a beauty in itself and you would certainly get attracted to the looks of this Ideapad. It is light weighted, could be easily carried anywhere and comes with the all new Operating system, the 64-bit Windows 8. It further enables you to use the Ideapad both for official as well as casual purposes. It has an optical Drive DVD Writer with a sufficient battery backup up to 3 hours via a 69 cell battery that could also be charged using the 65 W AC Adapters. It also has Intel HD Graphics 4000 which makes gaming and other entertainment fun on this Ideapad. Other essential features on this Ideapad are Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB, HDMI, VGA, LAN, Microphone and integrated WebCam.
Lenovo Ideapad Z580 (59-347604) is sleek and stylish in looks, which comes with the dimensions of 376mm x 250mm x 35.5mm and weighs only 2.7kg. You could get super accuracy on this Ideapad as it comes with the Standard Keyboard with seperate Numeric Keypad. Touchpad allows you to enjoy gesture support for easy navigation. It has a 15.6-inch screen with HD LED Display that shows amazing videos and crystal clear images. You get a native resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels on this Ideapad. Whether it is browsing or watching movies, everything is fun to watch on this screen and you do not have to stress your eyes for the same.
Performance wise, the Lenovo Ideapad Z580 (59-347604) is quite fast paced as it comes packed with the Intel Core i3 (3rd Generation) Processor mounted on Mobile Intel HM76 Express chipset. You get an incredibly high speed performance as the processor clocks at a top speed of 2.4GHz. The SATA hard Disk capacity of this laptop is 1TB with a internal memory space of 4GB DDR3 that could be expanded up to 8GB. The Cache Memory of 3MB enables to fetch data at a faster rate, decreases the boot-up time and ensures smoother running of multiple applications and games. You can store huge number of files, music, videos, games and more on this Ideapad with ease.
Gaming could be a real fun on the Lenovo Ideapad Z580 (59-347604), which shows outstanding clarity while running applications or playing games. With LED HD Display screen and Intel HD Graphics 4000, the gaming experience is further accelerated. The 4GB of storage capacity is provided to store all your fun-filled games with ease.
Lenovo Ideapad Z580 (59-347604) comes integrated with LAN, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. Video calling could be a real fun and you could stay in touch with your loved ones with the 1.0 Megapixel HD webcam and microphone. Other ports and slots available on this ideapad are Hi-Speed USB (USB 2.0) and a USB charge port, SuperSpeed USB (USB 3.0) port, Network (RJ-45) Connector, Headphone: Stereo, HDMI Out, VGA port and Multi-card Slot. It also comes with the optical Drive DVD Writer for efficient reading and writing of disc drives.
Screen and Sound
With Lenovo Ideapad Z580 (59-347604), you need not to compromise on the video and sound quality as it brings captivating audio with some latest sound updates. In addition to clear visual, the powerful sound is guaranteed and you can enjoy watching movie at the comfort of your home. The in-built Speakers, HD Audio gives amazing sound experience on the Ideapad. Using a HDMI cable, you can digitally output movies and music to your large-screen television. Visuals are clear, bright and vivid and colorful. The 15.6 inches with HD LED Display provides wide viewing angle and gives quality pictures with resolutions of 1366 x 768p. The Graphics processors add to the quality of video and accelerates the gaming performance.
Samsung NP305E5A-S01IN, when compared to Lenovo IdeaPad Z580 59-347604, we find that the price point is almost same for both the products. But the Processor, Memory and speed of the clock is amazingly high in the Lenovo IdeaPad. You have a DVD Writer on the Lenovo while it’s not in place for the Samsung laptop. Graphics processor of AMD Radeon HD6470M is available on the Samsung NP305E5A-S01IN and it also comes with a dedicated Graphics memory of 1GB DDR3. Audio on the Samsung model is better with the features like High Definition Audio, 3 watts Stereo Speakers and SoundAlive technology. The operating system on the Lenovo model is the advanced 64-bit windows 8 while Samsung integrates Windows 7 Home Premium in its portable gadget. The Samsung NP305E5A-S01IN is lighter than the Lenovo model and has inbuilt software features such as Easy Partition Manager, WildTangent Game Console, Microsoft Office Starter 2010, Easy File Share, Skype, BIOS Boot Up Password, Samsung Recovery Solution, Windows Live, Cyberlink Media Suite, Easy Migration and HDD Password.
Lenovo IdeaPad Z580 59-347604 integrates perfectly designed keypad that helps you in typing accurately and the dedicates graphics memory upgrades the visual quality. The operating system being the latest with enough memory spamakes it fast and comfortable to use both for personal as well as business purpose.