Gaming laptop at affordable price
Display and Outfit
The Lenovo Essential G500 (59-383016) sports a 15.6-inch HD LED backlit display offering decent viewing experience with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. The simply designed black coloured outfit measures 25.8mm around the waist and tips the scale at 2.5kg.
Processor and OS
Under the hood, the notebook is packed with a 2.5GHz Intel Core i3 processor from the third generation and based on QM77 Express chipset. It is aided by a regular 4GB DDR3 RAM which operates at 1,600MHz and is further expandable up to 8GB via two DIMM slots. It ships with 64 bit Windows 8 OS.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The Lenovo Essential G500 (59-383016) is armed with 1MP webcam which can shoot HD videos and handle high resolution video calls smoothly. It accounts for the storage needs of the user comfortably with a 500GB SATA hard disk operating at 5,400rpm. It also packs a DVD RW Drive so that you can easily transfer files through disks.
The NVIDIA N14M-GE graphics processor with dedicated 2GB DDR3 memory gives you the license to run intensive games and videos without any lag. The stereo speakers powered by Dolby Advanced Audio technology create rich multimedia ambience.
Battery and Connectivity
The Lenovo Essential G500 (59-383016) is packed with a 4 cell Li-ion battery which claims to provide uninterrupted service for up to 4 hours. On the connectivity front, the laptop is loaded with options like Ethernet port, WLAN, digital media reader, HDMI out, Bluetooth v4.0, one USB 2.0 slot and two USB 3.0 slots.
Go for the Lenovo Essential G500 (59-383016) if you are looking for standard laptop with the ability to handle powerful games smoothly. The battery backup is another notable feature of this device.