Lenovo ThinkPad W530

  • Lenovo ThinkPad W530
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  • Industry-leading keyboard.
  • Accurate touchpad.
  • Strong performance.


  • Bulky.
  • High-res screen not standard.

Expert reviews and ratings

By InsideHW on -

Lenovo ThinkPad W530: ThinkPad at its best During its reign, IBM set the standards with ThinkPad series, when it comes to business computers. When Lenovo bought the PC division of this company, ThinkPad computers were a good and famous brand with a...

By uk.hardware.info on -

The Lenovo ThinkPad W530 is a professional business notebook for demanding applications such as graphic or video design and other professional software. You can put it in a docking station and you get (rare) connectors such as Firewire and a...

By PC Advisor on 70

The Lenovo ThinkPad W530 2447 is packed with useful ports and high-specification components. Build quality is more than adequate, but more bendy than we remember of ThinkPad workhorses. The out-of-the-box software experience is quite laughable but...

By Cadalyst on -

It has been more than two years since Cadalyst reviewed a mobile computer from Lenovo. In our Summer 2010 issue, we evaluated the ThinkPad W510. It was well received, and earned a Highly Recommended rating. This past summer, in "Budget...

By JusTech'n on 80

After all is said and done I think this would work as a portable workstation. It is powerful enough to accomplish all your tasks. With its powerful processor and graphics chip, the HD screen, and screen calibration capabilities it is setup to be a...

By Notebook Review on -

Overall, the W530 is an extremely solid mobile workstation and is a sound investment. It is able to handle very demanding programs and is able to be user upgraded with ease, furthering its “future proofing” value for a business or consumer. However, its...

By NotebookCheck on 87

Lenovo, with the W530, has again managed to present a competitive workstation. The performance section boasts an increase in output and delivers this without throttling. The small "hiccups" such as the hard drive and the RAM in our test unit can be...

By LaptopMag on 80

Lenovo updated its 15-inch workstation with an Intel Ivy Bridge processor, Nvidia graphics and a new keyboard, making it more formidable than...

International Review By notebook-center.ru on -

Lenovo ThinkPad W530 – отличный вариант для тех, кто ищет надежного помощника для решения требовательных и сложных задач. То, что мы имеем дело не с обычным офисным лэптопом, видно даже по его дизайну. Он максимально строг и сдержан, характеризует...

International Review By Hardware.Info on -

De Lenovo ThinkPad W530 is een echte zakelijke laptop. Gemaakt voor wie met zakelijke grafische of andere zware software werkt. Je kunt hem docken, je hebt alle aansluitingen – ook die je tegenwoordig minder vaak tegenkomt – zoals Firewire en ook kan...

International Review By PCWorld France on 70

Ce Thinkpad a beaucoup d'arguments pour convaincre les travailleurs mobiles qui ont besoin d'avoir sous la main une machine puissante, ergonomique et ouvrant un maximum de possibilités. En revanche, il faudra accepter le style "tank" de cette station de...