Lenovo ThinkPad W550s (20E2000PUK)
Apple MacBook 479MC93

Lenovo ThinkPad W550s (20E2000PUK) vs Apple MacBook 479MC93

£1,949.00
£1,623.00

Comparison summary

For performance Apple MacBook 479MC93 has a faster processor. Lenovo ThinkPad W550s has more memory.

ThinkPad W550s has a bigger screen. For portability 479MC93 is lighter. It's also thinner and smaller in size.

They have different storage types, ThinkPad W550s has an 500gb HDD and 479MC93 has an 500gb SSD.

Lenovo ThinkPad W550s (20E2000PUK)
Apple MacBook 479MC93

Lenovo ThinkPad W550s (20E2000PUK)

Apple MacBook 479MC93

Compare laptop specifications

Lenovo ThinkPad W550s (20E2000PUK)Apple MacBook 479MC93
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
Intel Core i7-5500UIntel Core i5 Series
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a laptop.
16gb8gb
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
TRINITY DEVASTATOR MOBILETRINITY DEVASTATOR MOBILE
Screen size
15.5″13″
Weight
2.32 kg1.37 kg
Size (length x width x height)
38.05 x 25.83 x 2.24 cm30.4 x 21.23 x 1.5 cm
(14.98 x 10.17 x 0.88 inches)(11.97 x 8.36 x 0.59 inches)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 8.1?
Hard drives
500gb HDD500gb SSD
Amazon.co.uk List Price
£1,949.00
Amazon.co.uk Lowest New Price
£1,623.00
Amazon.co.uk Lowest Used Price
£1,400.00
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Amazon.co.uk description

Lenovo ThinkPad W550s 15.5-Inch Laptop (Intel Core i7 2.4 GHz, 16 GB RAM, 512 GB HDD, Windows 8.1)

An ideal blend of performance and functionality; the Lenovo ThinkPad W550s Mobile Workstation blends the sleek form factor of an Ultrabook together with the processing power of a mobile workstation. Full-sized and spill-resistant, the legendary ThinkPad ergonomic keyboard is renowned for its full array of keys, excellent feel, and TrackPoint pointing device. It's optimized for Windows 8.1 with convenient multimedia buttons, function-lock capability, and immediate access to view apps.

Versatile docking: Mechanical docking and multi-monitor support

Unmatched visuals: 3K IPS display options with optional touch panel for rich, vibrant colours and an optimal user experience

Product type: Mobile workstation, Colour of product: Black, Form factor: Clamshell. Processor frequency: 2.4 GHz, Processor family: Intel Core i7-5xxx, Processor model: i7-5500U

Product type: Mobile workstation, Colour of product: Black, Form factor: Clamshell. Processor frequency: 2.4 GHz, Processor family: Intel Core i7-5xxx, Processor model: i7-5500U

Internal memory: 16 GB, Internal memory type: DDR3L-SDRAM, Memory clock speed: 1600 MHz. Total storage capacity: 512 GB, Storage media: SSD, Solid-state drive capacity: 512 GB

Operating System: Windows 7 Professional 64-bit/ Windows 8.1 Pro)

Display diagonal: 39.6 cm (15.6"), Display resolution: 2880 x 1620 pixels, Display surface: Matt

Integrated HD Webcam: Crystal-clear video, face-tracking and keystroke noise suppression technology will help you web-conference or chat like you're really there. Dual digital-array microphones ensure a premium audio experience.

Apple 13-Inch Macbook Pro with Retina (Space Grey) - (Intel Core i5 3.1 GHz, 8 GB RAM, 512 GB SSD,Mac OS X)

It's razor thin, feather light, and even faster and more powerful than before. It has the brightest, most colourful Mac notebook display ever. And it features the Touch Bar - a Multi-Touch-enabled strip of glass built into the keyboard for instant access to the tools you want, just when you want them. MacBook Pro is built on groundbreaking ideas. And it's ready for yours. It's razor thin, feather light, and even faster and more powerful than before. It has the brightest, most colourful Mac notebook display ever. And it features the Touch Bar - a Multi-Touch-enabled strip of glass built into the keyboard for instant access to the tools you want, just when you want them. MacBook Pro is built on groundbreaking ideas. And it's ready for yours. The Touch Bar replaces the function keys that have long occupied the top of your keyboard with something much more versatile and capable.2 It changes automatically based on what you're doing to show you relevant tools you already know how to use - system controls like volume and brightness, interactive ways to adjust or browse through content, intelligent typing features like emoji and predictive text, and more. And now TouchID is available on a Mac, enabling instant access to logins and fast, secure online purchases with Apple Pay. Every 13-inch model features powerful integrated graphics with 64MB of embedded DRAM, which accelerates graphics tasks. That means more time for what matters most - creating amazing work. MacBook Pro packs more performance into a thin design, yet still provides all-day battery life - up to 10 hours for both the 13-inch and 15-inch models.1 So you're free to keep watching, gaming and editing from wherever you are. The display in the MacBook Pro is the best ever in a Mac notebook. It features bright LED backlighting and a high contrast ratio, delivering deep blacks and bright whites. Its large pixel aperture and variable refresh rate make it power efficient.

Touch Bar and Touch ID

Up to 3.2GB/s SSD Read speeds

Up to 10 hours of battery life