The Lenovo IdeaPad G50-70 (59-422421) is a machine that suits your budget and has the efficiency to deal with standard business based needs smoothly. The presence of a massive hard disk, powerful Dolby powered speakers and an impressive battery backup makes it a good buy. One may want to trade off the 1TB HDD and powerful speakers for an user friendly platform though.
Display and Design
The Lenovo IdeaPad G50-70 (59-422421) features a HD LED backlit display of 15.6 inches which offers decent viewing experience with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. It is packed in a simple but solid black coloured casing which has a thickness of 24.8mm and tips the scale at 2.4kg.
Configuration and Platform
At the heart of the Lenovo IdeaPad G50-70 (59-422421), there is a 1.9GHz Intel Core i3 processor which belongs to the fourth generation family. It takes care of multiple tasks running simultaneously with a 4GB DDR3 RAM whose capacity can be increased up to 8GB with the help of two unused DIMM ports. It lacks any preloaded software platform.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
A 0.3MP webcam is embedded in the bezel above the display and can be used for video recording as well as online video calling. It boasts of a massive 1TB which enables you to stay out of storage troubles in the long run. The stereo speakers powered by Dolby Advanced Audio v2.0 provide theatre like experience right in your room.
Battery and Connectivity
The Lenovo IdeaPad G50-70 (59-422421) sips the required amount of juice from a 4 cell Li-ion battery which can deliver uninterrupted service for a maximum period of 4 hours. From the networking and connectivity point of view, the laptop supports Ethernet port, Bluetooth v4.0, WLAN, HDMI out, 1 USB 3.0 slot, 2 USB 2.0 slots, VGA port and digital media reader.