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ThinkPad W530 Portable Workstation

  1. Thinkpad W530 Laptop

    ThinkPad W530 Portable Workstation

  2. ThinkPad W540 Mobile Workstation

    15.6" mobile workstation — the thinnest and lightest in its class.

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BrandThinkPad W Series

ThinkPad W Series

W530W540
Core Technology
Windows 8 Pro

Windows 8 Pro

Ready for business. With Windows 8 Pro, you get everything in Windows 8, plus enhanced features that help you easily connect to company networks, access files on the go, encrypt your data, and more.

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Windows 8

Windows 8

Beautiful, fast, fluid. Windows 8 has been reimagined to be all about you. Put what matters most right on your Start screen, and get instant access to your people, apps, and stuff, so you can spend less time searching and more time doing.

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Windows 7 Professional

Windows 7 Professional

If you use your PC for work, you'll want Windows 7 Professional. It helps you be more productive and protects the critical information you work with. Many routine tasks just take a couple of clicks, so you can spend less time setting up projectors, printers, and networks. Advanced options help you protect your hard work with automatic backups to your home or business network. And with Windows XP Mode, you can use virtually all of your Windows XP programs in Windows 7.

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4th Generation Intel® Core™ Processors

4th Generation Intel® Core™ Processors

4th generation Intel® Core™ processors deliver the performance to increase productivity for your business. Devices turn on in an instant and are always up to date. You can multitask quickly, move effortlessly between applications, and collaborate wirelessly in a high quality videoconference — all with the convenience of longer battery life. Plus, you can guard against identity theft and ensure safe access to your network with built-in security features. In fact, the only thing more amazing than an Intel Core processor-based PC is what your users will do with it.

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3rd Generation Intel® Core™ i Series Processors

3rd Generation Intel® Core™ i Series Processors

Select models are powered by up to 3rd generation Intel® Core™ i7 processors. For a difference you can see and feel in multitasking or multimedia, get the visibly smart 3rd generation Intel® Core™ i7 processor with top-of-the line performance for your most demanding tasks. Effortlessly move between applications with smart multitasking, delivered by Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology. Enjoy the thrill of an automatic burst of speed when you need it with Intel® Turbo Boost Technology 2.0. Intel® Core™ i7 processor is the ideal choice for whatever you want to accomplish. Because the only thing more amazing than Intel® technology is what you'll do with it.

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AMD Vision Pro Technology

AMD Vision Pro Technology

AMD Dual Core accelerated processing unit (APU) with Vision Pro technology integrates the processor and chipset into one unit, resulting in graphic performance that's improved up to 65%.

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Microsoft Office 2013

Microsoft Office 2013

Lenovo systems are optimized for the new Office 2013. Purchase a Product Key for the preloaded software. Available in full-featured Office Suites for single use PCs, as well as Office 365 subscription for use on multiple devices (not for commercial use).

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Solid-State Storage Drives (SSDs)

Solid-State Storage Drives (SSDs)

Solid-state storage drives (SSDs) use Flash memory rather than traditional magnetic storage. So they are lighter than traditional drives, use less power and offer improved performance (faster boot times, faster access to stored data). And since they have no moving parts, solid state drives are considered less susceptible to damage or breakdown.

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Security & Protection
Roll-Cage Technology

Roll-Cage Technology

ThinkPad laptops and Ultrabooks™ get their solid feel thanks to innovative ThinkPad roll-cage technology, a collection of durability features that adds extra strength and rigidity to the notebook shell and top cover.

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ThinkVantage Rescue and Recovery

ThinkVantage Rescue and Recovery

All ThinkPad systems include ThinkVantage Rescue and Recovery, a robust system-backup and recovery tool to help preserve your data and settings. There's even a convenient one-button recovery feature.

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Integrated Fingerprint Reader

Integrated Fingerprint Reader

Access your password-protected system with a simple swipe of the finger using our convenient built-in fingerprint reader.

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MIL-SPEC Testing for Durability

MIL-SPEC Testing for Durability

ThinkPads are designed for durability and reliability. Baked, battered, blistered, and blown with sand, X Series laptops are tested against extreme elements and must pass a significant number of specifications for military-grade computing.

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Built-in Solutions & Convenience
SuperSpeed USB 3.0

SuperSpeed USB 3.0

SuperSpeed USB 3.0 enables up to 10 times faster file transfer, allowing for lightning-fast copying of large media files, as well as seamless connections between audio- and video-related peripherals. Transfer speed also increases when copying from external USB keys, external hard drives, external optical drives, digital cameras, and other peripherals. All USB 3.0 ports are backwards-compatible with USB 2.0 devices.

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Backlit ThinkPad Precision Keyboard

Backlit ThinkPad Precision Keyboard

ThinkPad W Series models include the legendary spill-resistant, ergonomic keyboard — now, better than ever with newly designed island-style, six-rows, and multimedia keys with LED indicators. Select models include an optional backlight for the keyboard. When combined with our ThinkLight feature that shines down from the top of the display bezel, it makes working in dark environments effortless.

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Multitouch Touchpad

Multitouch Touchpad

Windows 8 gestures built in to touchpad. Use simple one- and two-finger gestures to zoom in and out, rotate images, and scroll — right from the touchpad.

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Multimedia Features
Dolby® Home Theater®

Dolby® Home Theater®

Immerse yourself in vivid digital surround sound. Experience music, DVDs, or your latest gaming obsession like never before, with greater clarity and fidelity.

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Dolby® Advanced Audio™

Dolby® Advanced Audio™

Dolby® Advanced Audio™ is a suite of audio technologies that enable your ThinkPad to deliver a crisp, clear surround sound experience over its built-in stereo speakers. The technology increases audio clarity for VoIP applications, maximizes volume output without distortion, and improves dialogue clarity when watching videos.

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Integrated Webcam

Integrated Webcam

ThinkPad notebooks feature an integrated webcam at the top of the display bezel. Enjoy a 720p HD camera with 30 frames-per-second and a low-light sensitivity that provides a great video conference experience. Plus, our 2012 models also include face-tracking, so your image remains crisp and clear and within the frame, even when multitasking.

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KEYBOARDS.

It's the most personal part of your PC. The spacing and height of our keys are specially designed to be comfortable to use and to increase accuracy.

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