Good for everyday usage
Display and Design
The Lenovo Ideapad Z580 (59-333642) features a 15.6-inch HD LED backlit display which offers pleasing viewing experience with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. It is housed in a 35.5 mm thick outfit which has a weight of 2.7 kg and will certainly stand as a barrier when you intend to carry it. The cherry red finish looks quite uncanny as well.
Processor and OS
Doing the duty on the inside is a 3rd generation Intel Core i3 processor sprinting at 2.4GHz and based on HM76 Express chipset. It is aided by a 4GB DDR3 RAM expandable up to 8GB via 2 DIMM slots. The 1GB NVIDIA GeForce GT 630M graphics card allows you to have fun with demanding games and videos to some extent. It runs on 64 bit Windows 7 Home Basic OS.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The Lenovo Ideapad Z580 (59-333642) is capable of handling high resolution video calls quite smoothly with a 1MP webcam placed above the display. It accounts for the storage demands of the user with a 500GB SATA hard disk operating at 5400 rpm. With the DVD RW Drive, you can transfer files through CDs and DVDs. The stereo speakers deliver HD Audio solution.
Battery and Connectivity
Powered by a 6 cell Li-ion battery, the Lenovo Ideapad Z580 (59-333642) can run continuously for up to 3 hours. Coming to the connectivity features, the notebook supports Bluetooth v4.0, VGA port, WLAN, digital media reader, Ethernet port, HDMI out, 2 USB 2.0 slots and 1 USB 3.0 port.
The Lenovo Ideapad Z580 (59-333642) is a standard notebook capable of handling day to day professional and personal needs. It has standard processor-RAM duo along with 1GB graphics card. However, it is extremely hefty and cannot be carried around easily. You can also find better laptops in this range.