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    Question Should I buy a new Lenovo IdeaPad 5 or a used Dell XPS 13 ?

    Hey! I am going to buy a new laptop for 600 - 700 Euro and had decided to buy a Lenovo IdeaPad 5 14 ”with AMD Ryzen 5 4500U 2.3 GHz and 8GB RAM. But now I am thinking about if I instead should buy a refurbished Dell XPS 13 9370 with Intel Core i5-8250U 1.6GHz and 8GB RAM. Which do you think I...
  2. Erik Koinberg

    Question Installing a new 1650 GPU in my prebuilt desktop PC ?

    Hello! I have an IdeaCentre 3-07IMB05 Desktop - Type 90NB and I am thinking about maybe upgrading to a dedicated GPU. The question is, would this work? I have a 260 W PSU. Here is a link to the PSU calculation, it appears that the PSU is sufficient. https://outervision.com/b/McQP0T Then...
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    [SOLVED] M.2 Sata III SSD inside the WWAN Slot of the Lenovo P50s

    I have the Lenovo P50s laptop (type 20FL). My question relates to the WWAN port inside of the laptop. I have read that people have used an 2242 M.2 Sata SSD inside the WWAN port of their laptops. I saw a post on Reddit that mentions this on the P50s, but it sounds like it is not compatible...
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    Question Lenovo Thinkpad 330 working without RAM ? How

    Just watch the video
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    Question Lenovo hdd-caddy question

    I wanted to ask if I could install a 9mm HDD caddy in the Lenovo Ideapad 310-15ABR. I bought it and I want to have both an SSD and a HDD (the 1 terabyte one that it comes with would be in the caddy, and the SSD would go in the internal 2.5" storage drive bay). Thanks in advance!
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    Question An issue with lenobo y 500

    I have problem with lenovo ideapad y500 .Usually when I run it it behaves like in the attached video. It will turn on once in a while. How do I fix it?
  7. Wolfmeister97

    Question Graphic card on notebook

    Hi! I just bought myself a new laptop (Lenovo Ideapad 3 - 15ARH05). I installed all the drivers (also I downloaded Lenovo Vantage and made a BIOS update). I installed GeForce Experience and so on. But the problem is that the dedicated GPU (GTX 1650) isn't enabled/activated and I don't know how...
  8. John Lewis 323

    Question Lenovo Z580 ram upgrade

    Hello guys I have a z580 laptop with i7 3632qm and 8gb ram and I want to upgrade my ram to 16gb it is possible? Thanks
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    Question Used laptop choice - Legion Y540 vs Asus Tuf FX 705DT?

    Specs are practically identical - Y540 (i5 9th gen/GTX 1650/8 Gigs Single Channel/512 GB SSD) Asus Tuf 705 DT (Ryzen 7 3750/GTX 1650/8 Gigs Single Channel/512 GB SSD) I plan to use them for my daily use - programming, UI development, entertainment and some 1080p gaming (I can do medium to high...
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    [SOLVED] Laptop Screen Compatibility (Lenovo)

    Recently my laptop screen broke.. I live in Greece and here it doesnt have variety of laptop screen. My model is Lenovo IDEAPAD 130-15AST In my country i can only find this model of screen : LENOVO IDEAPAD 110-15AST Can this screen fit in my model?
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    [SOLVED] Will a PCIE M.2 SSD 2280 fit in a M.2 PCIE SSD 2242 slot?

    I have a Lenovo Ideapad Gaming 3 15IMH05 and i need to know if i can fit a 2280 into a 2242 port. Mi laptop has 3 memory slots, 1 for the hdd, 1 for a 2280 and 1 for a 2242, sadly i can't use the 2280 port and the hdd port at the same time because there is no space in the layout. Any help is...
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    [SOLVED] How to start a task from HIBERNATION ?

    Hello is there a way to wake up my laptop (Lenovo 340s) from HIBERNATION (not sleep) to run a task? Thank you win 10 pro x64
  13. CryoWolf

    Question Lenovo thinkpad L440 speaker issue

    So I am currently experiencing an issue with the speakers and not quite sure why it does it. So the think pad as a speaker in either side, and I have installed the drivers correctly. When testing the audio windows plays some sort of door bell noise either side and this confirms that both...
  14. Andrews8888

    [SOLVED] Ryzen 7 4800h temperature too high in some games

    Hi, I just got new laptop Lenovo legion 5. (Ryzen 7 4800h, RXT2060, 16GB). I have tried playing some games and there is a problem in only one game so far. However, I believe that this is not the end. So these are the games I have tried yet: Metro Exodus, Devil May Cry 5, Apex Legends...
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    [SOLVED] thinkpad x230 faulty wifi card, can it randomly shutdown my laptop ?

    I recently accuired a 2nd hand thinkpad x230, on my own i did remove the WWAN card and installed a msata ssd in its place, also replaced the RAM modules from 2x2gb to a 2x 4gb( ram is verified pulled out from another system). OS wise i installed win10pro as the system had its sticker with...
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    Question Trying to pick between 2 for a second monitor (4K) but slightly confused and need help/opinions

    After many hours of research (couple months) , I have concluded to IPS monitors because I want to see what the hype is about and I already have a c32hg70 which is a VA panel with HDR 600 and I want to see the viewing angles. (Prices and Monitors) I've picked out the Dell S2721QS...
  17. [SOLVED] What is the maximum amount of RAM my laptop can take ?

    Hello, I am using a Lenovo Model 80T3 (80T300TETX) laptop and I have 8GB of DDR4 RAM available. I want to upgrade to 32 RAM as the RAM Amount is not enough anymore but I have a question about the maximum RAM capacity of my computer. With CMD, the maximum amount of RAM is specified as 32 GB...
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    Question Need help with older laptop, it keeps shutting down ?

    Hi guys, I'm looking for help on getting an older laptop working. I'm donating this laptop for kids who need devices to do remote learning. Basically, I have a Lenovo G50-45 Type 80E3. Here are the specs: CPU: AMD A6-6310 APU with AMD Radeon R4 Graphics 1.80 GHz RAM: 4 GB (3.46 usable) DDR3...
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    Lenovo Flex 5: Ryzen 4700 U + 8Gb or 4500 U + 16Gb?

    Hi! Currently shopping for a new laptop. This is gonna be for school work exclusively, so basically it's gonna be office, Python, LaTeX, light graphing and note taking mostly. I set my sights on the Lenovo Flex 5, but I really have no idea which one would be the best for what I'm gonna do...
  20. JayTheKiwi97

    [SOLVED] New M.2 SSD not showing up

    Hey all, I just bought a Crucial P1 1TB M.2 (2280) NVMe PCIe SSD for my Lenovo Ideapad 110s-11ibr, but it's not showing up in file explorer, and it's not showing up in disk management, or in the BIOS menu, is there some kind of software I'm supposed to install, I've unplugged it and put it back...
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    [SOLVED] Multiple issues on a brand new Lenovo laptop

    Hello everyone! I'm really looking for some help with my new laptop. I recently bought a new Lenovo laptop (Lenovo IdeaPad 3 15ADA05) without an OS. I read some good reviews of it, the price was alright and I had some previous experience on installing Windows on a few laptops so I went ahead...
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    Question Lenovo C740 works well for 3 months; then unable to boot past loading screen

    Hello, I have a Lenovo Yoga C740 Laptop that I bought in May 2020. Here are the specs: 10th gen Core i5-10210U 16 GB DDR4-2666MHz (soldered) 256 GB PCIe SSD (not soldered) Integrated Graphics LONG STORY SHORT: My Lenovo laptop that I bought in May 2020 worked great until August; then it would...
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    Question [Lenovo 910] Plugging in Vava USB-C hub causes major slow down only in USB-C charging port, no problem when in data only USB-C port

    Video of what this looks like. 00:33 is when I plug in the hub, 01:28 is when I unplug it and you can see the change almost immediately. I bought a USB-C hub with a RJ5 ethernet port since my laptop doesn't have one. My laptop has two USB-C ports, a charging one and a purely data one. When I...
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    Macbook or lenovo?

    I have a lenovo thinkpad yoga 260, but as I know these have a huge motherboard defect, so i plan to sell mine. I looked arround the internet and saw that i could buy: thinkpad x240, t440, t440s, t450, t460 or macbook air 2012, 2013, 2014. I had thin and light laptops for couple of years now, and...
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    Question Lenovo LEGION 5 vs. ASUS TUF Gaming A15

    Asus laptop: https://www.costco.com/asus-tuf-gaming-a15-laptop---amd-ryzen-7---geforce-gtx-1660-ti---144hz-1080p.product.100579408.html Lenovo laptop...
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    [SOLVED] Lenovo Ideapad 5 14IIL05 - Cannot install windows 7 / troublesome with windows 10

    Hi, I just got a brand new Lenovo for blackfriday, it's an ultrabook, I have multiple usb (2.0) with Windows 7 or 10 on them, whenever I try to install Windows 7 on the lenovo laptop the install stops at "Starting Windows" it just freezes, waited like 20 mins, nothing. I tried the same usb on...
  27. razvancartofu

    Question What's the cause of all this stuttering

    Hello everyone, first post here so forgive me for any noob mistakes. Ever since 2017 when I bought this laptop (Lenovo Y520), it's been lagging and stuttering like crazy, even on low settings, on games that it should easily run. Basically I get a few seconds of smooth 60fps , but then it...
  28. DirtySZN

    [SOLVED] Lenovo Legion T730-28ICO multiple issues

    So I recently purchased a pre-built Lenovo Legion T730-28ICO gaming PC - https://www.overstock.com/Electronics/Lenovo-Legion-T730-28ICO-Gaming-Tower-16GB-1.3TB-Intel-Core-i7-9700K-Black-Certified-Refurbished/32224174/product.html Specs - Intel Core i7-9700K Processor @3.6GHz, 12MB Cache 16GB...
  29. palpitation-feeling

    [SOLVED] Lenovo laptop underperforming

    Hello, my 6 month old laptop started underperforming recently. Most likely its bc of thermal throttling but i'm not sure. I've done a furmark bench just when i bought it. The performance was stable and around 70 fps. Now my gpu after it heats up to around 76 celsius and then dramaticaly drops...
  30. SaltySea

    [SOLVED] Crackling/Popping sounds when playing game Lenovo Legion Y700-1060p

    After a while of playing a game, a cracking/popping almost static sort of noise fills the speakers, and this starts lagging the game and my system as a whole. The sound goes away after a while if you leave it but comes back later, the sound goes away when you play through a few videos or open...
  31. _xbye

    [SOLVED] Can the " Lenovo ThinkCentre M92p Tiny Mini Business" handle the Intel Core i7 6700 and the Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050?

    I want to buy a pc for my brother, and a friend of mine offered me a Tiny Lenovo ThinkCentre for an affordable price. I actually know nothing about computer components but I looked into a streamer computer specification and apparently, for a "good" gaming experience I need to buy at least an...
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    [SOLVED] Upgrading RAM on Lenovo B560 ?

    Hello, I want to upgrade RAM of my Lenovo B560 Laptop. Please, let me know the Frequency, Channel, Type and Max Size of RAM compatible with my laptop. I have attached the CPU-Z results of my laptop for your information. CPU-Z TXT Report...
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    [SOLVED] Two different ram sticks is it good or bad for gaming?

    Hi guys I have lenovo legion y520 with 8gb ram this one: https://files.fm/thumb_show.php?i=u28tpyt3 and after while I buy another ram stick from 8gb but from other manufacture this one: https://files.fm/thumb_show.php?i=4y5wd78r Ok my question is: Is it bad or good for gaming performance? and...
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    [SOLVED] What GPU would work with my motherboard and set up?

    CPU: Intel Core i5-6400 GPU: Nvidia GeForce GT 730 SSD: Sandisk S3 1T02 1TB RAM: Anarchy 8GBF1X08HEEE36-12-K 2x8GB MBD: Lenovo 90FB0001US 250w power supply which i can upgrade if need be
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    [SOLVED] Will this laptop support higher size and speed RAM?

    I bought Lenovo S145 15IIL laptop (model 81W800FLIN). It comes with 8GB soldered RAM which seem to run at 2666 MHz. The processor is 1031G1 which seem to support 64GB @ 3200 MHz. Lenovo says max 12 GB is supported. But some people have upgraded above 12 GB too. For example in this video it is...
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    Discussion Help me choose a laptop

    1. What is your budget? The upper limit is 1400 euros. 2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? 15.6' display 3. What screen resolution do you want? 1080p maybe 1440p in the future. I probably wont go for 4k. 4. Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop? It...
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    [SOLVED] Lenovo Build-in ram not detected after ram upgrade.

    Hello there ! I've upgraded my Lenovo V130-15IKB with 8gb of kingston ram . Before that the laptop had 4gb of build-in 2133Hz ram but after the upgrade it only detects the kingston 8gb. Where those 4gb gone ? Thanks in advance !
  38. 8bit_coder

    [SOLVED] CPU gets stuck at 0.2GHz randomly or ONLY after not using the computer for a couple of minutes

    Hello, This problem has been nagging me ever since I got this computer: Lenovo X1 Carbon 5th Gen. I've scoured google and countless forums to no end, but I still don't know why this is happening. I have a problem with this computer and it is that if I don't use the computer(like just leaving...
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    [SOLVED] Lenovo EMC2 NAS Storage Shared Folder Hide Settings

    Dear Community, We have NAS Lenovo EMC2 connected with AD. All users access their domain Id suername and password to access shared folder in this file server. As an admin, there are certain folders of ex-employees which contains alot of data that for some reason i can't delete but instead I...
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    [SOLVED] Annoying beep noise when turning it on

    Hi, everyone. I have a Lenovo G470 with Windows 10. The notebook does this annoying beep noise when turning it on, not always though. However, wheter it does the beeps or doesn't, Windows starts anyway and I can use it normally. I'm aware of the diagnostics beep codes of every brand of notebook...