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Display, Processor and OS
The Lenovo Essential B490 (59-349110) features a 14-inch HD LED display having a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels, which renders beautiful graphics.
The laptop comes pre-loaded with DOS, which means you need to upgrade it to another OS after you purchase. The Intel Core i5 3230M B75 Express processor with a clock speed of 2.6GHz, which can be turbo boosted up to 3.2GHz handles the functions of the notebook. It is assisted by a 3MB cache memory and a 2GB DDR3 RAM. The Intel HD Graphics 4000 makes sure that you can enjoy rich and vivid graphics.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The 0.3 Megapixel webcam at the front meets your video chatting requirements. Additional features included in the laptop come in the form of Stereo speakers, a touchpad equipped with multi touch support, and an Accutype keyboard. The DVD RW drive is useful in running CDs and DVDs easily. The laptop has a HDD of 500GB to take care of your storage needs.
Battery and Connectivity
The device can be connected with other networks and gadgets through options like two USBv2.0 ports, two USBv3.0 ports, HDMI port, VGA port, RJ45 LAN, WLAN, Bluetooth v4.0 and Ethernet LAN. The 6-cell li-ion battery at the back provides a maximum backup of 3 hours.
The Lenovo Essential B490 (59-349110) is a handy laptop available at a decent price tag. It is equipped with a sharp processor backed by a powerful RAM and a good cache memory which enables you to multi task proficiently. The rich graphics card is boosted by quality stereo speakers which make you have a great time while watching videos, pictures and movies and playing games. The keyboard and touchpad make operations much easier for you. The notebook is properly equipped with various connectivity options.