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Lenovo Essential B590 (59366616) Notebook Intel Core i3 2348M (2.30GHz) 2GB Memory 320GB HDD Intel HD Graphics 3000 15.6" Windows 7 Professional 64-Bit upgradeable to Windows 8 Pro

  • Intel Core i3 2348M (2.30GHz)
  • 2GB Memory 320GB HDD
  • Intel HD Graphics 3000
  • 1366 x 768
  • Windows 7 Professional 64-Bit upgradeable to Windows 8 Pro
  • DVD burner, dual-layer support, fixed, not rem
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Affordable performance.

Whether you want a laptop for work or play - or for both- our Essential B Series notebooks provide the power to increase your productivity, at a value price. Plus, they include security-enhancing solutions to ease your peace-of-mind and protect your business-critical data.


Learn more about the Lenovo B590 (59366616)

Model

Brand
Lenovo
Series
Essential
Model
B590 (59366616)
Part#
59366616

General

Color
Black
Operating System
Windows 7 Professional 64-Bit upgradeable to Windows 8 Pro
CPU Type
Intel Core i3-2348M 2.3GHz
Screen
15.6"
Memory Size
2GB DDR3
Hard Disk
320GB
Optical Drive
DVD burner, dual-layer support, fixed, not removable, 12.7mm high, tray-in
Graphics Card
Intel HD Graphics 3000
Video Memory
Shared memory
Communication
Gigabit LAN and WLAN
Dimensions
14.88" x 9.92" x 1.32"
Weight
5.51 lbs.

CPU

CPU Type
Intel Core i3
CPU Speed
2348M (2.30GHz)
CPU Support
3MB L3 Cache

Chipset

Chipset
Intel HM77

Display

Screen Size
15.6"
Wide Screen Support
Yes
Resolution
1366 x 768

Operating Systems

Operating System
Windows 7 Professional 64-Bit upgradeable to Windows 8 Pro

Graphics

GPU/VPU
Intel HD Graphics 3000
Video Memory
Shared system memory
Graphic Type
Integrated Card

Hard Drive

HDD
320GB
HDD RPM
5400RPM

Memory

Memory
2GB
Memory Speed
DDR3 1600
Memory Spec
2GB x 1
Memory Slot (Total)
2
Max Memory Supported
8GB

Optical Drive

Optical Drive Type
DVD±R/RW
Optical Drive Spec
DVD burner, dual-layer support, fixed, not removable, 12.7mm high, tray-in

Communications

LAN
10/100/1000Mbps
WLAN
802.11b/g/n Wireless LAN
Bluetooth
No

Ports

USB
2 x USB 2.0
2 x USB 3.0
Video Port
1 x VGA
HDMI
1 x HDMI

Input Device

Touchpad
Touch pad with two button, supports scroll feature, multi-touch
Keyboard
Full-size keyboard, multimedia Fn keys, recovery key
Numeric keypad on right of keyboard

Supplemental Drive

Card Reader
4-in-1 reader (MMC, SD, SDHC, SDXC)
Webcam
Yes

General

Style
Standard
Type
Mainstream
Usage
Consumer

Power

Battery
6-cell lithium ion
Battery Life
Up to 6 hour

Physical Specifications

Dimensions
14.88" x 9.92" x 1.32"
Weight
5.51 lbs

Quick Info

Warranty

  • Limited Warranty period (parts): 1 year
  • Limited Warranty period (labor): 1 year


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  • Scott G.
  • 3/28/2014 10:49:04 AM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

1 out of 5 eggsLenovo B590

Pros: It came with Pro 7 which I needed. Also, I like purchasing from Newegg and have no problem with their service.

Cons: This is a horrible computer. It is slow to load. It is hardly functional at times yet when I use my other lap top on the same connection, that brand is fine. I have had major buyers remorse over this.

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  • Roderick K.
  • 2/17/2014 10:24:50 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsJust what the Doc ordered.

Pros: Windows 7 pro, good CPU speed. Feature rich. Very impressed with Antonline. They messaged often to make certain I was happy with it. I can't judge support, as I had no problems.

Cons: Of course, a bit light on RAM, but this is to be taken into consideration at this price. You should add RAM, but its inexpensive.

Other Thoughts: At this price, with Windows 7 Pro, its super. Just ask yourself, would you buy one for a hundred dollars more if it had 4GB of RAM and a 128GB SSD? That's about what it would cost to upgrade it, and you'd have a very strong performer. Did I mention Win 7 Pro?

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  • Doug T.
  • 2/15/2014 6:01:57 PM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsGood computer, needs more ram

Pros: Windows 7!

Cons: Needs more RAM.

Other Thoughts: 2 GB of ram is not enough. Out of the box this computer was too slow for me, upgraded to 8 gig of ram and now it is great! Plus you get the option of keeping windows 7, which is something I really wanted.

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  • Philip H.
  • 2/14/2014 7:21:07 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsGood but loaded with crapware

Pros: Solid machine, Lenovo doesn't quite build ThinkPads but its better than most

Cons: Lots of crapware and likely you will want to upgrade the RAM to 4GB.

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  • Eric M.
  • 2/2/2014 2:43:05 AM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggs

Pros: Love the fact that it has Windows 7 Pro with the option to upgrade to Windows 8 Pro. So far so good.

Cons: None at this time.

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  • Philip V.
  • 1/30/2014 6:36:11 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

3 out of 5 eggsWorks good but nothing special

Pros: It has a good processor for the price and comes with Windows 7.

Cons: It does not come with enough memory to function.

Other Thoughts: When you buy this computer budget buying a 4gig memory chip. It is basically unusable until you put more memory in it. I would suggest not upgrading to Windows 8 with this computer.

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  • Ronald B.
  • 1/29/2014 10:06:49 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsUpgrade Ram

Pros: the CPU in this notebook is really good for the price. It's one of the better i3's and MUCH better than the celerons and pentiums that are in notebooks in this price range.
HDD is pretty good
HD 3000 graphics is better than some of the older integrated graphics in laptops.
Comes with windows 8 license and disk, but I didn't want to deal with all the extra junk and installed a clean version of windows 7
USB 3.0

Cons: keyboard has huge keys which I hate... but that's personal preference and since it's actually for my father he loves that they are big.
2GB RAM just isn't enough for anything these days. You need to get another stick for $20. It's easy to install and for an extra $20 it makes a huge difference.
The bloatware is just ridiculous... I just got a clean windows 7 install w/o all the extra junk from lenovo.

Other Thoughts: Great notebook for school/study/homework, movies(I hook it up to the TV and watch movies in 1080p with it), and just browsing... Not a gaming computer and can be sluggish if you do more than one thing on it since it only has 2GB of RAM and only 1.6 GB usable.

If you want this thing to go really fast get a single 4 GB stick of RAM(so it will be 6 GB total) and a 120 GB SSD(or bigger if you need it) for an extra $100 and you'll have instant loads and it will seem like a $1000 computer unless you're compiling/rendering/converting large movies or files... which isn't really a good idea on an i3 CPU.

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  • willliam y.
  • 1/25/2014 8:44:12 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: less than 1 day

1 out of 5 eggsmemory

Pros: Lenovo is a good product

Cons: This machine would run much much better with 8 GB Ram. 2 gig will be really sluggish

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  • Joshua S.
  • 1/4/2014 7:50:59 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsGood laptop

Pros: (After upgrade RAM to 8GB)
-Cheap with i3 and good video card.
-Play World of Warcraft with "Good" setting and run up to 100 fps! Most time 60-80 fps.
-Has mSATA, you can install SSD on mSATA and extra hard drive.
-Less than one second wake up from sleep! I push power button then it popped up and I missed it! WOW!
-I put my laptop lay on my leg, PERFECT, no heat! I play game, internet, youtube, etc...under panel still warm! Sometime cold...amazing. No more worry about heat.
-4-6 hours battery. I use it start at noon and battery dead at 5pm while I am lay on bed. LOVE IT.
-I open Visual Basic software, open in less than 3-5 seconds.
-Can use visual basic, photoshop (CS5), and Sony Vegas as well.

Cons: -This has 2GB RAM, you will need upgrade to 4GB or 8GB because 2GB will drive you crazy. So slower! I mean SLOWEST!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

-This is Windows 7, but it has Windows 8 key product come with DVD. When you plan to recovery Windows, it will turn into Windows 8 and you lose Windows 7. Forever.

That all.

Other Thoughts: System Rate:
Processor: 6.9
Memory (RAM): 7.3 (upgrade to 8GB 1,333MHz)
Graphics: 6.4
Gaming graphics: 6.4
Primary hard disk: 5.9

I love this laptop! I use it almost all day. I can use it for my work office, travel, everywhere! I am very happy with this laptop. Perfect laptop.

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  • peter v.
  • 12/29/2013 3:59:20 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

1 out of 5 eggsdefective fan return common issue

Pros: fast processor

Cons: memory purchase required, only 2 gb supplied

Other Thoughts: well, this laptop arrived with a fan issue, so we will have to deal with antonline's "hands off" repair/replace policy, extra shipping to/from, and shipping wait times for a student's time-sensitive computer assignments. If you need a working computer fast, buy local, or avoid antonline. 2 week shipping time, btw, wth?

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