As the name suggests, the Lenovo essential G500 (59-370358) has been built for meeting the essential needs of the user in style. A large display packed with a powerful configuration and boosted by powerful speakers makes the laptop a good option for game lovers as well as office goers. It has a powerful battery as well.
Display and Design
The Lenovo essential G500 (59-370358) Laptop comes with a 15.6-inch HD LED display with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. The wide HD display is vibrant and designed to offer a soothing experience to the eyeballs of the user. A thickness of 25.8 mm shows that the manufacturer has concentrated on the portability factor of this gadget.
Processor and OS
The CPU running the show is the third generation Intel Core i5-3230M Built on B75 Express chipset. It is assisted by a 4GB DDR3 RAM operating at 1.6GHz which can be expanded up to 8GB using 1 DIMM memory slot. The graphics requirements of the gadget are handled smoothly by the Intel HD 4000 GPU. It runs 64 bit DOS out of the box which means that have to load a better user friendly software platform of your choice.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
A webcam capable of shooting 720p HD videos is available for the user to enjoy clear video calling experience. The laptop also features a 500GB SATA hard disk operating at 5400 rpm. The stereo speakers built on Dolby Advanced Audio v2 sound technology and offering HD audio solution act as the perfect features for a person who loves quality sound. Transfer files smoothly on all kinds of disks with the DVD RW Drive.
Battery and Connectivity
Stay connected to other gadgets and networks through features like 2 x USB 3.0 ports, 1 x USB 2.0 port, HDMI port, 2-in-1 card reader, VGA port, Bluetooth, WLAN 802.11 b/g/n, digital media reader and Ethernet. The 65W 6 cell Li-ion battery installed in the laptop can deliver uninterrupted service for up to 5 hours.