Dirt cheap laptop for basic purposes
Display and Outfit
The Lenovo B50-70 (59-425871) features a 15.6-inch HD LED backlit display with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. It is wrapped in a black outfit with a thickness of 27mm and a weight of 2.5kg. The fingerprint scanner enables you to unlock the device without typing any password.
CPU and Platform
On the inside, the Lenovo B50-70 (59-425871) is loaded with a 1.7GHz Intel Pentium dual-core 3558U processor from the fourth generation and based on HM65 Express chipset. It is paired with a 2GB DDR3 RAM which is further expandable up to 8GB via two DIMM ports. The inbuilt Intel HD 4000 GPU takes care of intensive games and movies. It is devoid of any user friendly OS which is okay in light of its price.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
Armed with a 1.3MP webcam, the Lenovo B50-70 (59-425871) can be used for enjoying high resolution video calls smoothly. It accounts for the storage needs of the user with a regular 500GB SATA hard disk running at 5,400rpm. It also gets a SuperMulti DVD RW Drive which can be used for transferring data via different types of disks.
Battery and Connectivity
The Lenovo B50-70 (59-425871) is fuelled by a 6 cell Li-ion battery which claims to deliver interruption free service for up to 5 hours. Connectivity and networking options include two Gigabit Ethernet ports, VGA port, HDMI out, one USB 3.0 port, WLAN, two USB 2.0 ports, multi card reader slot and digital media reader.
The Lenovo B50-70 (59-425871) is an affordably priced laptop with the ability to render mediocre performance only. The presence of fingerprint scanner is a big bonus considering its price. But it's the sound battery that makes it a winner in this price.