The Z580 packs in good features with powerful hardware to make it a good multimedia laptop. With its solid aluminum construction and stylish finish the Z580 is an elegant laptop and it also comes in various colors to pick from. The powerful i7, a 2GB dedicated GPU and 8GB of RAM and features like dedicated touch sensitive LED media keys and clear loud speakers make this a true multimedia laptop. All of these features and at an affordable price will surely tempt you to own this laptop.
Processor and OS
The Z580 comes with the powerful Quad core i7 processor with a clock speed of 2.1GHz with turbo boost technology up to 3.1GHz, making it more than capable to handle multiple heavy tasks at the same time with relative ease. And the 64 Bit Windows 7 operating system makes sure the user can use every bit of the 8GB RAM, making this laptop quite a beast at performing tasks.
Display and Design
The Lenovo IdeaPad Z580Âs lid is a brushed aluminum with matte finish due to which it does not attract dust and those smudgy fingerprints. Which makes it functional combined with a stylish look and the aluminum gives the laptop a sturdy build quality. The display of the Z580 is a 15.6-inch HD LED screen with 1355x768 pixel resolution resulting in a bright and crisp display. The interior also comes with a brushed chromium finish giving the laptop and overall stylish look.
Camera, Storage, Multimedia
The 1MP HD camera on the Z580 delivers sharp images and videos, it can also be used with a variety of video chat applications. The 1TB hard disk enable the user to store all his date on-board this laptop without worrying about running out of space. With the 2GB NVIDIA GT630M GPU you get smooth HD video playback and can also play graphic intensive games without any lag. The Dolby's Home Theater v4 technology makes sure you get clear and accurate sound.
Connectivity and Battery
In terms of connectivity the Z580 supports Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, 2x USB (2.0), 1x USB (3.0), HDMI port and Multi card slot. A 6 cell Li-ion battery keeps this laptop powered on up to 3 hours.