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83
Global
Score
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.
83

There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.

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The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

Laptop Magazine says:

Lenovo's 15-inch ThinkPad T530 combines exceptional performance, a gorgeous display and a comfortable keyboard in a top-notch business notebook.
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User Reviews

100
John Kavanagh
A gadget unicorn - Engadget
90
Jason Simanek
The best laptop I've ever owned. Comparable to contemporary MacBook Pros in...read more
90
MattH
Second ThinkPad purchase was a T530. The unit I received had a couple of problems...read more
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85
Average Critic Score

Durability

80
 

Speed and features

100
 

Noise

80
 

Display

80
 

Portability (size / weight)

80
 

Battery life

100
 

Expandability

80
 

Design and form factor

80
 

How It Stacks Up

84

Engadget

84
 

Critic

73
 

User

78
 
81

Engadget

81
 

Critic

78
 

User

90
 
89

Engadget

89
 

Critic

86
 

User

80
 
84

Engadget

Not yet scored
 

Critic

88
 

User

93
 
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84
 

Critic

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78
 
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Engadget

81
 

Critic

78
 

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90
 
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Engadget

89
 

Critic

86
 

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80
 
84

Engadget

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Critic

88
 

User

93
 
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