Reasonably priced laptop with powerful CPU
Display and Outfit
The Lenovo Essential B40-70 (59-430739) sports a 14-inch HD LED backlit display offering comfortable viewing experience with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. The 24.5mm thick black coloured body tips the scale at 2.8kg which will stop you from moving around easily with it.
Configuration and OS
Doing the duty on the inside of the Lenovo Essential B40-70 (59-430739) is a fourth generation Intel Core i5 processor clocked at 1.7GHz. Assisting it in executing multitasking is a standard 4GB DDR3 RAM which can be further expanded up to 8GB using the two user accessible DIMM slots.
For better management of intensive games and videos, it depends on the integrated Intel HD 3000 GPU. It is devoid of any preloaded user friendly operating system which is okay in light of its price.
Camera and Storage
The laptop is armed with a 0.3MP webcam and inbuilt microphone so that you can Skype and conduct online video conferences. It accounts for the storage requirements of the user comfortably with a SATA hard disk of 500GB. With the DVD Writer, you can easily transfer files through CDs and DVDs. The stereo speakers powered by Dolby Advanced Audio provide immersive multimedia platform.
Battery and Connectivity
The Lenovo Essential B40-70 (59-430739) runs the show without any disturbance for a decent amount of time with a 4 cell Li-ion battery. On the connectivity front, we have features like Ethernet, WLAN, Bluetooth v4.0, HDMI out, digital media reader, two USB 2.0 slots and one USB 3.0 slot.
Despite being priced affordably, the Lenovo Essential B40-70 (59-430739) sports a powerful Intel Core i5 processor and standard 4GB RAM. It doesn't have any user friendly platform and is extremely heavy.