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Old May 13, 2010, 08:57 AM
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Default Lenovo Y560 Full on review

I placed an order today of Lenovo's new Y line the Y560 not many reviews out on the web about this new laptop so Dashock's going to bring it to yea.


ProcessorProcessorIntel® Core™ i5-430M Processor ( 2.26GHz 1066MHz 3MB )
Operating system Genuine Windows 7 Home Premium 64

Graphics ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5730 1GB

Memory 4 GB PC3-8500 DDR3 SDRAM 1066MHz

Display 15.6 " HD Wide LED 1366x768

Hard Drive 500GB 5400

Optical DriveDVD Recordable (Dual Layer)

Network CardIntel Wireless Wi-Fi Link 1000

Bluetooth Bluetooth Version 2.1 + EDR

Warranty One Year

Pointing device Industry Standard Touchpad

Battery 6 Cell Lithium-Ion

Ordering Service:

I ended up calling them to see i could find out some more info about the laptop before i bought it. The customer service lady was well informed and answered my questions regarding customization, additional components and i got another 100 dollars of the sale price tag.

Right of the bat i have one slight issue: Customization

The Thinkpad line is easily customizable but the Ideapad line is pre configured i think it would have been nice to be able to configure this line as well to get those little nifty things.

I said i would never buy an ATI card lol i guess it has come that day, Im no longer an ATI virgin after 25 years i have bought with my own money an ATI card i have been given an ATI card before but never bought i think i had to mention that.
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