The laptop is suitable for both personal and professional necessities. This laptop supports games with low requirements as it does not come with an external dedicated graphics card. With a decent configuration, impressive display and wide connectivity options backed by a good battery life this laptop seems to be a decent buy.
Display and design
The Lenovo essential G510 (59-388343) Laptop comes draped in a 34mm black casing and weighs 2.6 Kg. It poses a 15.6-inch HD LED Display with a maximum resolution of 1366 x 768 Pixels. The display gives you good clarity and keeps you glued to the screen. Besides the durable hinge the laptop also houses input devices such as - Touchpad with Multi-touch Gesture Support and a AccuType Keyboard.
Processor and OS
Under the hood the laptop is boosted by a 4th generation Intel Core i5-4200M processor clocked at 2.5 Ghz. To ensure a multitasking ability the CPU is also mated with a 4GB RAM in a 1 x 4 Gigabyte memory layout. The RAM can be further increased up to 8GB using the two unused DIMM memory slots. Good graphics in games, movies and other applications is ensured by the integrated Intel HD 4600 graphics processor. The laptop is shipped with the 64-bit DOS operating system.
Camera, storage and Multimedia
The laptop facilitates video calling with the help of a webcam and an analog microphone. Other than clicking still photos, the camera can also record HD videos. To meet the diverse needs of the users, it provides ample storage space and is definitely a value for money. It comes with a SATA hard disk of 500GB storage capacity with a speed of 5400 RPM. The stereo speakers housed by the laptop works on the next-gen Dolby Advanced Audio technology and makes sure that you enjoy your games, videos and songs with clear audio clarity.
Battery and Connectivity
The laptop gives you 5 hours of undisturbed service with the help of a 6 Cell Li-Ion battery working on 65 W AC power supply. Connectivity features in the laptop includes- - Ethernet, Wireless LAN 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, one USB 2.0 port, two USB 3.0 ports, HDMI port, VGA Port, and Digital Media Reader.