Lenovo ThinkPad Edge E520 NZ3B5UK Review posted on
15.6 inch Business Notebook
The ThinkPad Edge E520 is a mobile machine that's as good for work as it is for entertainment. If you need something to keep you busy on the move, this is one of the best laptops here.
Rating: 4

Specifications

System

Category: Business
Released: January 2012
RRP: £579
Display: 15.6 inch Anti-glare LCD (LED-lit) (1366x768 px)
Processor: 2.40 GHz Intel Core i5 2430M (2 cores)
Memory: 4 GB DDR3
OS: 64-bit Windows 7 Professional
Warranty: 1 Year Collect-and-Return

Storage

Type: HDD 7200 rpm
Capacity: 500 GB
Optical Drive: DVD RW

Graphics

GPU: Intel HD Graphics 3000
Memory: Shared
Type: Integrated
3DMark06: 4179

Connectivity

Express Card Slot: 34 mm
Memory Card Reader:
USB 3.0: 0
USB 2.0: 4
IEEE 1394 (FireWire):
eSATA: 1
VGA:
DVI:
HDMI:
DisplayPort:
Thunderbolt:

Dimensions & Weight

Thickness (Average): 33 mm
Width: 375 mm
Depth: 245 mm
Weight: 2.4 kg

Input Devices

Numeric Keypad:
Fingerprint Reader:

Multimedia

Webcam:
Microphone:

Communications

Ethernet (LAN): 10/100/1000
Wi-Fi (WLAN): B/G/N
Mobile Broadband (WWAN):
Bluetooth: None

Power

A.C. Power Adapter: 90 W
Battery Capacity: 57 WHr
Battery Size: 6-Cell
Battery Life: 3.5 hours

Reviews

TechRadar  
The ThinkPad Edge E520 is a mobile machine that's as good for work as it is for entertainment. If you need something to keep you busy on the move, this is one of the best laptops here.
read full review >

Expert Reviews  
A great all-round laptop that works for both home and business - if you can look beyond the average screen, there's plenty here for your money.
read full review >

IT Pro  
The dedicated graphics card adds to its price and wont be necessary for a lot of people, but the ThinkPad Edge E520 is still a very well-rounded laptop that costs less than you might think for its specification.
read full review >