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 $726.69 (see 2 offers below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:75
GPU Benchmark:68
Popularity score:80

Verdict

  • Fast processor suitable for demanding tasks.
  • Low-Midrange graphics card, suitable for modern 3D games at low settings and resolutions.
  • Very good value for the money (but even better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:84/ 100

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Compare specs with similar laptops

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Lenovo ThinkPad E560 (20EV002JUS)
Faster CPU
DELL Inspiron i7559-12623BLK
Faster GPU
ASUS X555UB-NS71 90NB0AQ2-M01700
Lighter
Better Value
Product nameLenovo ThinkPad E560 (20EV002JUS)DELL Inspiron i7559-12623BLKASUS X555UB-NS71Dell Inspiron i7559-12623BLK 15.6 Inch FHD LaptopLenovo ThinkPad E560 20EV002JUS 15.6-Inch Full HD Notebook
CPU Benchmark75better8275better8275
GPU Benchmark68better80better69worse68
Value for Money92better95worse90worse91better95
Popularity808080better92better99
Rating
Shopineer score84better87worse83better89better90
Price$726.69worse$726.90worse$739.99worse$726.90$726.69
Theoretical Price
(based on other laptops with similar specs)
$1052.00$1212.00$979.00$985.00$1224.00
Operating SystemWindows 7 Professional 64-Bit (Downgrade from Windows 10 Pro)Windows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10Windows 7 Professional
BrandLenovoDELLASUSDellLenovo
Screen15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"
Display TypeFull HD
Resolution1920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 1080
LCD FeaturesIn-plane Switching (IPS) TechnologyAnti-Glare LED-Backlit DisplayLED Back-lit, slim 200 nits, anti-glareIPS
TouchscreenNoNoNo
ProcessorIntel Core i7-6500U 2.5 GHzbetterIntel Core i5-6300HQ 2.3 GHzIntel Core i7-6500U 2.5 GHzbetterIntel Quad Core i5-6300HQ 2.3 GHz ProcessorCPU: Intel i7-6500U
Cores2better42better42
Base Frequency2.5 GHzworse2.3 GHz2.5 GHz
Boost Frequency3.1 GHz
Memory8 GB8 GB8 GB8 GB8 GB
Max Memory Supported16 GB
Memory SpeedDDR3L 1600DDR3L 1600
HDD500 GBbetter1 TBbetter1 TBbetter1 TB500 GB
HDD RPM7200 RPMworse5400 RPM7200 RPM
SSD8 GB8 GB
Optical DriveDVD±R/RW8.9 mm 8X Super Multi with Double Layer
Webcam720pHD WebcamVGA web camera (Fixed type)
Battery6-cell lithium ion, 48 WHr74 WHr, 6-Cell Battery (Integrated)
Battery Life9 hours
Graphics TypeDedicated CardDedicated CardIntegrated Card
Graphics CardAMD Radeon R7 M370betterGeForce GTX 960MbetterNVIDIA GeForce 940MworseGraphics: AMD Radeon R7 M370
Video Memory2 GBbetter4 GB2 GB
CommunicationGigabit LAN and WLAN
WLANIntel Dual Band Wireless-AC 8260802.11ac Wireless LAN802.11ac Wireless LAN
ColorGraphite BlackBlackMatt Silver IMR
Weight5.39 lbs.worse5.67 lbs.better5.07 lbs.better4.6 lbs.worse7.5 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
ArmA 219
Ashes of the Singularity1476
Assassin's Creed Syndicate191694
Assassin's Creed Unity291896
Assassin´s Creed III465213
Battlefield 150301516
Battlefield 362463513
Battlefield 460453113
Battlefield Hardline72531913
BioShock Infinite84504616
Borderlands 2127824529
Call of Duty 4 - Modern Warfare21743148
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare40372227
Civilization 57122
Civilization VI37271019
Company of Heroes 22823157
Crysis - CPU Benchmark150863915
Crysis - GPU Benchmark153784217
Crysis 267574520
Crysis 35833207
Crysis Warhead28
Darksiders II6639
Dawn of War II - Chaos Rising19412610258
Dead Space 3157806340
Deus Ex Human Revolution1766534
Deus Ex Mankind Divided2617106
Diablo III1331079661
Dirt 3116876525
Dirt Rally117472613
Dirt Showdown96847321
Dishonored 214201718
Dishonored84706542
Doom 3460
Doom2213822
Dota 2 Reborn51404034
Dota 2965634
Evolve36261412
F.E.A.R. 275627792
F1 20113512929631
F1 2012128877733
F1 2013120816538
F1 201499855034
FIFA 161232816
FIFA 17113855254
Fallout 43421118
Far Cry 2997686
Far Cry 35847278
Far Cry 444321412
Far Cry Primal2713109
Farming Simulator 1764933521
Fifa 111292152
Fifa 12350208167116
Fifa 13380223200141
Fifa 14260190162118
Fifa 15977348
For Honor36172316
GRID 2123855818
GTA IV - Grand Theft Auto3065
GTA V7769187
Ghost Recon Wildlands3011196
Guild Wars 2723214
Half Life 2 - Lost Coast Benchmark233
Hitman 20161818715
Just Cause 237
Just Cause 341331513
Left 4 Dead37118
Mad Max371714
Mafia 285655332
Mafia 3211210
Mass Effect 3545137
Mass Effect Andromeda35204
Max Payne 345412517
Metal Gear Solid V57562013
Metro 2033119653815
Mirror's Edge Catalyst2613615
Need for Speed 201634261310
Need for Speed Shift1298857
No Man's Sky22181011
Overwatch86592621
Quake 462
Rainbow Six Siege51311915
Resident Evil 51097254
Resident Evil 74116193
Rise of the Tomb Raider2518104
Risen160665035
Saints Row IV60492216
SimCity69292515
Sims 3407203148
Sims 4183784025
Sleeping Dogs7575307
Star Wars Battlefront53321613
StarCraft 2252875933
Supreme Commander - FA Bench190579624
The Crew43371911
The Division32231010
The Elder Scrolls Online80775831
The Evil Within392313
The Secret World809974
The Witcher 3281896
Thief27201811
Titanfall 265451821
Titanfall60494022
Tomb Raider106555219
Torchlight 213010193
Trackmania Nations Forever1536550
Watch Dogs 223201615
Watch Dogs49301210
World in Conflict - Benchmark117584826
World of Tanks v8100575025
World of Warcraft2591586831
World of Warships51361813
X-Plane 10.2581422211
XCOM 2301074