Lenovo ThinkPad E560 (20EV002JUS)

Lenovo ThinkPad E560 (20EV002JUS)

Description

Intel Core i7-6500U 2.5 GHz, 15.6", 1920 x 1080, 8 GB RAM, 500 GB HDD, AMD Radeon R7 M370, Windows 7 Professional 64-Bit (Downgrade from Windows 10 Pro), 9 hours battery life, 5.39 lbs.
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Gaming Performance

Price from $849.95 (for a new one, see 1 offer below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:76
GPU Benchmark:62
Popularity score:80

Verdict

  • Fast processor suitable for demanding tasks.
  • Low-Midrange graphics card, suitable for modern 3D games at low settings and resolutions.
  • Good value for the money (but even better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:78/ 100

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Compare specs with similar laptops

current
Lenovo ThinkPad E560 (20EV002JUS)
Faster CPU
Lenovo IdeaPad Y50 59421845
Faster GPU
MSI GL62M 7RD-265
Lighter
HP Premium 15 9SIAA0S65R2418
Better Value
Lenovo Edge 2 1580
Product nameLenovo ThinkPad E560 (20EV002JUS)Lenovo IdeaPad Y50MSI GL62M 7RD-265HP Premium 15Lenovo Edge 2 1580
CPU Benchmark76better88better85better8076
GPU Benchmark62better75better82worse51worse41
Value for Money79better96better93better94better86
Popularity8080808080
Rating
Shopineer score78better89better87better86better81
Price$849.95better$849.22better$849.00better$849.00better$849.00
Theoretical Price
(based on other laptops with similar specs)
$1009.00$1464.00$1293.00$1345.00$1071.00
Operating SystemWindows 7 Professional 64-Bit (Downgrade from Windows 10 Pro)Windows 8.1Windows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10 Professional 64BitWindows 10 Professional 64Bit
BrandLenovoLenovoMSIHPLenovo
Screen15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"
Display TypeFull HDFull HD
Resolution1920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 1080worse1366 x 7681920 x 1080
LCD FeaturesIn-plane Switching (IPS) TechnologyLED backlighteDP Vivid Color 94%LED backlightIn-plane Switching (IPS) Technology
TouchscreenNoNoNoNobetterYes
ProcessorIntel Core i7-6500U 2.5 GHzbetterIntel Core i7-4710HQbetterIntel Core i5-7300HQ 2.5 GHzbetterIntel Core i7-7500UIntel Core i7-6500U
Cores2better4better422
Base Frequency2.5 GHz2.5 GHz2.5 GHzbetter2.7 GHz2.5 GHz
Boost Frequency3.1 GHz3.1 GHzbetter3.5 GHz3.1 GHz
Memory8 GB8 GB8 GBbetter16 GB8 GB
Max Memory Supported16 GBbetter32 GBworse8 GB
Memory SpeedDDR3L 1600DDR3 1600betterDDR4 2400betterDDR4 2133DDR3L 1600
HDD500 GBbetter1 TBbetter1 TB
HDD RPM7200 RPMworse5400 RPM7200 RPM
SSD256 GB512 GB
Optical DriveDVD±R/RWDVD+RW
Webcam720pYes720p HD WebcamYesYes
Battery6-cell lithium ion, 48 WHr6-cell3-cell lithium ion
Battery Life9 hours9.5 hours8 hours
Graphics TypeDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated CardIntegrated CardIntegrated Card
Graphics CardAMD Radeon R7 M370betterNVidia GeForce 860MbetterGeForce GTX 1050worseHD Graphics 620worseHD Graphics 520
Video Memory2 GB2 GB2 GB
CommunicationGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLANLAN and WLANLAN and WLAN
WLANIntel Dual Band Wireless-AC 8260802.11ac Wireless LANIntel 3168 Sandy Peak 1 (1x1 802.11 ac)802.11ac Wireless LAN802.11ac Wireless LAN
ColorGraphite BlackBlackBlackBlackBlack
Weight5.39 lbs.worse5.9 lbs.better5.29 lbs.better4.52 lbs.better5.1 lbs.

Estimated Gaming Performance (FPS)

Here is the estimated gaming performance based on similar computers with the same graphics card. It is indicated as FPS (frames per second). Above 40 FPS is considered to be fluent gameplay (marked in green).
Game Low Medium High Ultra
Alan Wake482714
Anno 140424772
Anno 2070160754724
Anno 2205352094
Ark Survival Evolved289
ArmA 225
Ashes of the Singularity191412
Assassin's Creed Syndicate191694
Assassin's Creed Unity291896
Assassin´s Creed III465213
Battlefield 150301517
Battlefield 362463513
Battlefield 461453113
Battlefield Hardline72531913
BioShock Infinite86504716
Borderlands 2127824529
Call of Duty 4 - Modern Warfare21743148
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare32372327
Civilization 57122
Civilization VI52271512
Company of Heroes 22823157
Crysis - CPU Benchmark164853915
Crysis - GPU Benchmark197784217
Crysis 267574520
Crysis 35833207
Crysis Warhead28
Darksiders II6639
Dawn of War II - Chaos Rising22014311566
Dead Space 3157806340
Deus Ex Human Revolution1766534
Deus Ex Mankind Divided2617115
Diablo III1331079661
Dirt 3117856526
Dirt 470211414
Dirt Rally117472613
Dirt Showdown96847321
Dishonored 215211717
Dishonored84706542
Doom 3665
Doom2213819
Dota 2 Reborn101904034
Dota 2965634
Evolve36261412
F.E.A.R. 2756277130
F1 20113512929631
F1 2012128877733
F1 2013120816538
F1 201499855034
F1 201747272117
FIFA 161232816
FIFA 17113855254
Fallout 43421118
Far Cry 29985127
Far Cry 35847278
Far Cry 444321412
Far Cry Primal2613109
Farming Simulator 17138933521
Fifa 11830152
Fifa 12503296188132
Fifa 13380223200141
Fifa 14264190162118
Fifa 15987348
For Honor48182216
GRID 2123855918
GTA IV - Grand Theft Auto3069
GTA V7769177
Ghost Recon Wildlands3112124
Guild Wars 2723214
Half Life 2 - Lost Coast Benchmark233
Hitman 20161818715
Just Cause 237
Just Cause 341331513
Left 4 Dead37128
Mad Max371714
Mafia 285655332
Mafia 3211210
Mass Effect 3545137
Mass Effect Andromeda26101212
Max Payne 345412517
Metal Gear Solid V57561913
Metro 2033114653814
Mirror's Edge Catalyst2613615
Need for Speed 201634261310
Need for Speed Shift13027257
No Man's Sky22181011
Overwatch86592621
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds22172213
Prey55232422
Quake 462
Rainbow Six Siege51311915
Resident Evil 51117254
Resident Evil 76631227
Rise of the Tomb Raider2518104
Risen160665035
Rocket League954039
Saints Row IV60492216
SimCity69292515
Sims 3421208141
Sims 4183784025
Sleeping Dogs7575307
Star Wars Battlefront53331613
StarCraft 2252875933
Supreme Commander - FA Bench139499624
Team Fortress 281787742
The Crew43371911
The Division32231010
The Elder Scrolls Online80775831
The Evil Within392313
The Secret World9111586
The Witcher 32818106
Thief27201811
Titanfall 265451817
Titanfall60494022
Tomb Raider106555219
Torchlight 213010193
Trackmania Nations Forever1536550
Watch Dogs 223201715
Watch Dogs49301210
World in Conflict - Benchmark117584826
World of Tanks v8100575025
World of Warcraft2591586831
World of Warships51361813
X-Plane 10.2581422211
XCOM 2301074