cutting-edge performance in a sophisticated package powerful

Lenovo® recommends Windows® 7 Professional.
the Lenovo® ThinkPad® Edge® E520 Notebook
To help SMB users experience business growth and productivity gains,
Lenovo introduces the new ThinkPad® Edge E520 notebook. This slim,
elegant notebook offers SMB users a sophisticated computing experience
with the capabilities of enterprise PCs.
The ThinkPad® Edge E520 notebook is fitted out with hardware that delivers
the high performance levels that SMB users require. 2nd generation Intel®
Core processors offer up to 20% performance increases over the previous
generation. Intel® HD Graphics 3000 deliver a 2x performance gain, and
a smoother experience with visually-demanding applications. For today’s
graphically-intensive content, the Edge series notebooks can be equipped
with AMD Radeon™ HD video cards, with up to 2 GB of dedicated VRAM and
128-bit GPUs2.
The ThinkPad® Edge series also offers several features for a smoother, more
effective user experience. The full size keyboard and numeric keypad allows
comfortable numeric and text data entry. Lenovo’s Rapid Boot technology
reduces boot times by up to 30%, allowing you to get to work faster. Web
conferencing is also more comfortable with a light-sensitive Web camera, high
audio fidelity, optimized speakers, and superior communications software.
Faster and optimized for business.
Lenovo Enhanced Experience 2.0 for Windows® 7 uses RapidBoot technology to start your PC
on average 20 seconds faster than a typical Windows® 7 computer*. And with superior web
conferencing and robust security features, you’ll benefit from increased productivity at the
office. Find out more at
*Compares averaged data from Lenovo EE 2.0 PCs with averaged data from 42 competitor products of similar configuration. Testing
conducted by CNET Labs, Beijing in November 2010, using the independent Microsoft VTS tool to measure start-up, shutdown, resume
and other Windows® 7 performance measurements. Data from competitor and Lenovo PCs were averaged and compared to calculate the
claims used. Performance will vary by model and configuration.
In addition to the performance and usability features, the design of the
ThinkPad® Edge notebooks has also been improved. The refined ThinkPad®
Edge design in now up to 13% thinner and available in a soft matte finish.
Simplicity and ease of use, reputed Lenovo® reliability, a sleek, sophisticated
design, and powerful computing make the ThinkPad® Edge E520 the essential
notebook solution for today’s SMB users.
• Up to 20% faster computing with second generation Intel® coreTM processors.
• Up to 30% reduction in boot time with Lenovo® Enhanced Experience for
Windows® 7.
• High quality video conferencing with the low-light sensitive, 720p HD camera.
• Secure software and hardware with Lenovo® Active Protection System and a
Spill-Resistant keyboard.
• Easy and comfortable data entry with the
Lenovo® industry-leading keyboard, now with
a numeric keypad
Lenovo® recommends Windows® 7 Professional.
Powerful, Affordable Computing Solutions
Productive, Mobile and Reliable
The ThinkPad® Edge E520 fits neatly into SMB IT budgets without
compromising on quality or performance.
The ThinkPad® Edge E520 is built to keep users productive, even when
• Up to 2nd generation Intel® Core (Optional) processors deliver
unmatched performance.
• Integrated Intel® HD Graphics and switchable discrete AMD Radeon™
graphics cards2 provide an outstanding multimedia experience.
• Up to 750 GB (Optional) HDDs offer ample storage space for critical
business data.
• ThinkPad® Edge series offers SMB users top quality at an affordable
• The Edge E520 weighs 2.4kg/ 5.2lbs., making them easy and
comfortable to carry.
• WiFi, Gigabit Ethernet, and options for WWAN and Bluetooth ensure
constant connectivity while travelling.
• Lightweight construction with reinforced metal hinges makes the
ThinkPad® Edge series notebooks sturdy, stable, and durable.
• The spill resistant keyboard protects core components in case of an
accidental spill.
• ThinkVantage® Active Protection System™ and Rescue and Recovery®
minimize data loss because of hardware corruption, enhancing critical
data safety.
Sophisticated and Green
• The ThinkPad® Edge E520 notebook is environmentally friendly, and is
designed to project a professional image.
• The superior ThinkPad® Edge design is now up to 13% thinner, and
more suave and elegant than ever.
• The smooth matte finish is available in Midnight Black or Heatwave
• Non-toxic inks have been used on the packaging, which itself is
recyclable and made of 100% recyclable material.
• The ThinkPad® Edge notebook is compliant with international standards
including Energy Star 5.0, EPEAT Gold, and the RoHS Directive.
Unmatched Voice and Video Conferencing
The ThinkPad® Edge E520 offers users a state-of-the-art voice and video
conferencing experience.
• Low-light sensitive, 720p HD camera delivers peerless video quality.
• Multiple audio modes ensure that individuals and groups can be heard
distinctly when making audio or video calls.
• Taking notes during a call has never been easier with keyboard noise
suppression technology on the ThinkPad® Edge notebooks
ThinkPlus Support
Lenovo’s award winning Warranty Service and Support optimize productivity
and end-user satisfaction by helping you concentrate more on your business
• ThinkPlus Priority Support*
Saves time, reduces costs and maximizes productivity, by providing you with
faster, 24x7, direct access to advanced-level skilled technicians for hardware
and software issues (phone based).
• ThinkPlus Warranty Upgrades
Maximize PC uptime and productivity by providing convenient and fast repair
services at your place of business - the world-class on-site service with next
business day response.
• ThinkPlus Warranty Extensions
Helps accurately budget for PC expense, protects your investment and lowers
the overall TCO with a fixed-term, fixed-cost service solution.
* ThinkPlus Priority Support Availability: Limited to Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France (excl. DOM/TOM and all other overseas Territories and Dependencies), Germany, Ireland, Luxembourg, Italy, Norway, Netherlands, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and UK (mainland only). 2
AMD Radeon HD 6630M is available on ThinkPad® Edge E520 only.
ThinkPlus Protection
Lenovo’s Protection Services help you avoid unbudgeted repair costs, secure your
data, save money and achieve peace of mind.
• ThinkPad® Protection (TPP)
Provides coverage for unexpected damage, unintentional drops and minor spills,
thereby helping you eliminate unplanned repair costs.
• Hard Disk Drive Retention
Allows you to retain the hard drive, should it happen to fail, thus helping you
protect your valuable data.
Lenovo® recommends Windows® 7 Professional.
ThinkPad Edge E520
Intel® CoreTM i7 2620M (2.7 GHz, 4 MB L3 cache- OPTIONAL)
Intel® CoreTM i5 2410M (2.3 GHz, 3 MB L3 cache)
Intel® CoreTM i3 2310M (2.1 GHz, 3 MB L3 cache)
Preloaded OS (Operating System)
Genuine Windows® 7 Professional 64-bit
Special Bid Only
Genuine Windows® 7 Home Premium 64-bit
Genuine Windows® 7 Professional 32-bit
Genuine Windows® XP (via downgrade)
Intel® QM65
15.6” (16:9 HD, 1366x768, LED backlit)
Up to 8 GB DDR3 (1333MHz)
2.4 kg ( 5.2 lbs)
Dimensions (W x D x H)
375 mm x 245 mm x 28-33 mm (14.76” x 9.64” x 1.10-1.29”)
I/O (Input/Output) Ports and Slots
VGA out
Gigabit Ethernet
Microphone/speaker combo jack
Optical Drive
Integrated tray-load DVD drive
Intel® HD Graphics/Intel® HD Graphics 3000
HD audio, Stereo speakers, Built-in microphone, Combo headphone/microphone-in
BlueTooth (Optional)
Bluetooth 3.0
Up to 750GB and 640GB ( Optional) Hard Disk Drive (with ThinkVantage® Active Protection System™) (7200 RPM)
80 GB mini-SATA Solid State Drive (7200 RPM) 128 GB Solid State Drive
720p HD low-light sensitive Webcam
4-cell- optional (2.2 Ah), 6-cell (2.2 Ah)
Battery Life
6 hours with integrated graphics, 5 hours with discrete graphics (6-cell)
Full size keyboard with numeric keypad
Multi-gesture TouchPad
Midnight Black Smooth, Heatwave Red Smooth
Fingerprint Reader (optional)
4 x USB 2.0 (1 powered, 1 USB/eSATA combo)
4-in-1 card reader (MMC, SD, MS, MS-Pro, xD, SDHC)
34 mm Express Card
AMD Radeon™ HD 6630M (1 GB VRAM, 128-bit GPU, switchable) (optional)3
Broadcom® ABGN WLAN
Realtek BGN WLAN
Lenovo® recommends Windows® 7 Professional.
software OFFERINGS
Supported Operating Systems
• Genuine Windows® 7 Home Premium 32-bit
• Genuine Windows® 7 Home Premium 64-bit
• Genuine Windows® 7 Professional 64-bit
• Genuine Windows® 7 Professional 32-bit
• Genuine Windows® XP (via downgrade)
Supported tvt tools
• ThinkVantage® Utilities
> Power Manager
> Rescue and Recovery® 4.2
> System Update™
• Access Connections™
• Active Protection System™
• Password Manager 3.0
Pre-loaded Applications
• Norton® Internet Security 2011
• Microsoft® Office 2010 Starter
• Microsoft® Windows Live™ Essentials
• Skype™
Lenovo Ultraslim Plus Wireless Keyboard & Mouse
(0A34042); ThinkPad Bluetooth Laser Mouse (41U5008);
ThinkPad Travel Mouse (31P7410)
Kensington MicroSaver Cable Lock by Lenovo (73P2582)
Kensington Twin Head Cable Lock by Lenovo (45K1620)
Lenovo Security Cable Lock (57Y4303)
Reliable 2.4GHz Wireless keyboard and mouse
combination; contemporary, low profile design
Help reduce theft, increase physical asset protection
Lenovo 90W Ultraslim AC/DC Combo Adapter (41R44xx);
ThinkPad and Lenovo 90W AC Adapter (40Y76xx);
ThinkPad and Lenovo 65W AC Adapter (40Y76xx)
Power your notebook and your cell phone, PDA where you
go; in the office, at home, on the road, or in the air
ThinkPad 65W AC Adapter with USB Hub (57Y460x)
Staying powered and connected to your workspace is now
more convenient
– 3 standard USB 2.0 ports
– 1 power-only USB 2.0 port for charging cell phones
Small, lightweight design: 0.88 lbs (400g)
ThinkPad In-Ear Headphones (57Y4488)
ThinkPad Business Topload Case (43R2476)
ThinkPad Business Backpack (43R2482)
ThinkPad Checkpoint Friendly Case (51J0418)
Wenger Backpack for Lenovo (57Y4271)
Wenger Deluxe Slim Case for Lenovo (57Y4272)
High-quality voice and audio performance for internet voice
conversations, multimedia applications
Easily transport and protect your ThinkPad, up to 15.4inch wide, against bumps and jostles
PC3-10600 DDR3-1333 Memory 1GB (55Y3709)
PC3-10600 DDR3-1333 Memory 1GB (55Y3710)
PC3-10600 DDR3-1333 Memory 1GB (55Y3711)
Lowest cost method to boost system performance
ThinkPad Battery 25 (4 cell) (51J0498)
ThinkPad Battery 25+ (6 cell) (51J0499)
ThinkPad Battery 25++ (9 cell) (51J0500)
Carry battery spares, or replace system batteries when
charge capacity diminishes with time
ThinkPad eSATA/USB 500GB Secure Hard Drive
(57Y4400); ThinkPad USB Secure Hard Drive 160GB,
320GB (43R2018) (43R2019)
Small, lightweight design
Secure your valuable data in a slim, lightweight, selfpowered easy to use design.
Lenovo USB 2.0 Port Replicator with Digital Video (0A33942)
Convenient cable management & connectivity for
monitor, LAN, 4 USB 2.0 devices
Supports attachment of a VGA analog or a DVI digital
monitor supporting 1920 x 1200 resolution
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