Affordable laptop with powerful processor
Display and Build
The Lenovo Essential G50-70 (59-439144) carries a 15.6-inch HD LED backlit Glare display which offers greater amount of brightness and has a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. It is encased in a black coloured outfit which has a thickness of 25mm and a weight of 2.5kg.
CPU and Platform
For driving its processes, the notebook is equipped with a 1.7GHz Intel Core i5 processor from the fourth generation. It is paired with a paltry 2GB DDR3 RAM which is further expandable via two DIMM slots. The responsibility of managing rich games and movies is given to the integrated Intel HD 4400 GPU. It lacks any user friendly OS.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The Lenovo Essential G50-70 (59-439144) is armed with a 0.3MP webcam and inbuilt microphone so that you can enjoy face to face video calls. It accounts for the storage needs of the user with a standard SATA hard disk of 500GB. The presence of DVD RW Drive enables you to transfer data via disks. The stereo speakers powered by Dolby Advanced Audio software provide rich multimedia experience.
Battery and Connectivity
The Lenovo Essential G50-70 (59-439144) is fuelled by a 4 cell Li-ion battery which is rated to deliver uninterrupted service for up to 4 hours. Connectivity and networking options come in the form of Ethernet port, WLAN, two USB 2.0 ports, HDMI out, digital media reader, Bluetooth v4.0 and one USB 3.0 slot.
The Lenovo Essential G50-70 (59-439144) is an affordably priced laptop with the major attraction undoubtedly being the powerful processor. And the major areas where you'll have to compromise is the RAM and OS. The sound battery makes it a better candidate than its rivals.