Good package for business and gaming
Display and design
The Lenovo essential G50-70 (59-417110) poses a 15.6-inch HD LED backlit glare display that poses extra brightness to look extremely rich while playing media files and has a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. Although the extra brightness looks good in bright conditions, it can strain your eyes quickly.
It is encased in a black colored outfit which looks quite sober and has a thickness of 23.4mm along with a weight of 2.4 kg.
Processor and OS
Under the hood, it carries a 4th generation Intel Core i3 processor racing at 2.4GHz and sitting on HM86 Express chipset. It is coupled with a mere 2GB DDR3 RAM operating at 1333MHz and expandable up to 16GB using the 2 unused DIMM slots. With the 2GB AMD Radeon R5 M230 graphics card under the hood, the device gives you the edge to stay engrossed in highly demanding games without any lag. It comes preloaded with 64 bit DOS.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The Lenovo essential G50-70 (59-417110) flaunts a HD webcam packed with array microphone for noise free and comfortable video calls. It also boasts of a massive 1TB SATA hard disk which relieves you of any kind of storage problem. The stereo speakers powered by Dolby Advanced Audio give you theatre like experience.
Battery and Connectivity
Furnished with a four cell Li-ion battery, the Lenovo essential G50-70 (59-417110) promises to provide an uninterrupted service for up to 5 hours. Connectivity wise, it supports features like WLAN, Bluetooth v4.0, Ethernet port, 1 USB 2.0 port, 2 USB 3.0 slots, HDMI out and digital media reader.
The Lenovo essential G50-70 (59-417110) has been crafted smartly in order to take care of all kinds of needs quite efficiently. Lenovo has skipped a good RAM and any user friendly OS for keeping its price under control. However, the presence of solid 2GB graphics unit coupled with Dolby speakers makes it a great package for multimedia. It boasts of a sound battery and HD webcam as well.