Impressive budget friendly device
Display and Design
The Lenovo Ideapad Z580 (59-347567) flaunts a 15.6-inch HD LED backlit display with the usual WXGA resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. It is encased in a 34.5mm thick body which has a weight of 2.65 kg and will definitely stand as a hurdle if you intend to carry it. However, it makes up for its bulky outlook with its classy brushed metallic grey finish.
Processor and OS
At the heart of the device, we have a 3rd generation Intel Core i3 processor sprinting at 2.4GHz and built on HM76 Express chipset. It is supported by a typical 4GB DDR3 RAM operating at 1600MHz whose capacity can be increased up to 8GB via the 2 user accessible memory slots. The responsibility for managing graphics is given to the inbuilt Intel HD 4000 GPU. It runs on 64 bit Windows 8 OS.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The Lenovo Ideapad Z580 (59-347567) carries a 1MP webcam enabling you to enjoy video calls at high resolution. It takes care of your storage needs with a 2.5inch SATA HDD operating at 5400 rpm. The availability of a DVD RW Drive enables you to transfer data through disks. The stereo speakers deliver HD Audio solution.
Battery and Connectivity
The Lenovo Ideapad Z580 (59-347567) keeps the show running with a 6 cell Li-ion battery which promises a continuous backup for an equal number of hours. The connectivity and networking package includes features like 5 in 1 card reader, PCIe slot, VGA port, digital media reader, HDMI out, 2 USB 2.0 slots, 2 USB 3.0 slots, WLAN, Ethernet port and Bluetooth.
The Lenovo Ideapad Z580 (59-347567) is a laptop that fits your budget and is capable of meeting the basic computing needs of the user at ease. It comes in an extremely bulky outfit preventing you from carrying it around. The solid battery gives you the liberty to travel with it comfortably without the charger.