Affordable laptop for decent computing
Display and Outfit
The Lenovo Essential G50-30 (80G000LGIN) sports a 15.6-inch HD WLED backlit TN Glare Flat eDP display with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. The black coloured body carries fingerprint like design on the lid and has a thickness of 25mm with a weight of 2.1kg.
Processor and Platform
Doing duty under the hood of the Lenovo Essential G50-30 (80G000LGIN) is a 2.1GHz Intel Pentium quad-core N3540 processor from the fourth generation. It is paired with a regular 4GB DDR3 RAM which operates at 1,333MHz and is further expandable up to 8GB via two DIMM slots. The integrated Intel HD GPU takes care of simple games and videos only. It ships with 64 bit Windows 8.1 OS to offer intuitive user experience.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The Lenovo Essential G50-30 (80G000LGIN) is armed with a webcam and inbuilt microphone for taking care of the video calling needs of the user. It makes sure that the user doesnÂt face any kind of storage problem with a massive 1TB SATA hard disk. The presence of SuperMulti DVD 9.0mm Tray in Drive lets you run all kinds of disks without any hassle. The dual stereo speakers of 1.5W each provide rich multimedia experience.
Battery and Connectivity
The laptop claims to provide up to 4 hours of uninterrupted service with a 4 cell Li-ion battery. Moving to the connectivity and networking section, the laptop supports features like Ethernet port, digital media reader, WLAN, Bluetooth v4.0, HDMI out, one USB 3.0 slot and two USB 2.0 slots.
Go for the Lenovo Essential G50-30 (80G000LGIN) if you are looking for a budget friendly laptop that can handle basic computing tasks. It has a mediocre processor but impresses with its powerful optical drive and sound battery.