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Lenovo G530
5.6 out of 10

Lenovo G530

The Lenovo G530 notebook is a stylish widescreen notebook Read more

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Overall 4

Not so hot....

Tony R., Newegg
30 June 2009
  • Summary: Wish Lenovo would not get into this 'flea-market' segment. This will be the quickest way to destroying their reputation. It's a shame. I would not buy another one even at the $379 price point. Sometimes you take a chance and end up being surprised in a positive way. Not this time...
  • Pros: Very very cheap, LCD not nearly as bad as some have described. Would have been a 'decent' everyday notebook if it had worked out of the box.
  • Cons: VERY VERY VERY CHEAP build quality. ALL plastic. Not really something I would associate with typical Lenovo quality machines. Coming off of a Y530 and a Y650, this is total junk, but I thought it would cut it as a 'loaner' NB for a corporate customer. The touch pad arrived dead. Had to RMA for re...
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Overall 4

Only half decent :(

Anonymous, Newegg
22 June 2009
  • Summary: Buy a Toshiba. NewEgg has had many deals on Toshibas with wonderfull specs for $399. This lenovo is just as cheap as they come. Cheap parts, cheap plastic, JUNK!
  • Pros: Cheap! I bought it for $379.99. Very good for all you cheapscates out there. If you are the type of person who could care less about quality and $$$ is the most important thing to you, then this is the laptop for you.
  • Cons: LCD sucks! Had 2 dead pixels when it came in. crapped out on me on the first day. BSODs, then no post after 3 reboots. Called NewEgg to RMA it and they said they would check it out then issue me a refund. I said ok, went to rebuy another and it was taken out of my cart due to being out of stock s...
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