Go for the Lenovo essential G510 (59-398343) if you need a notebook which is good for official purposes as well as for entertainment needs. It has a good display with a sound processor and a comfortable touchpad. However, you must be ready to install a user friendly OS.
Display, Processor and OS
The Lenovo essential G510 (59-398343) Laptop comes with a wide 15.6-inch LED display offering a comfortable visual experience with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. It has been configured with an Intel Core i5-4200M belonging to the fourth generation running at a speed of 2.5GHz and built on Intel HM86 Express chipset.
To ensure a smooth computing experience, the gadget features a 4GB DDR3 RAM which can be increased up to 16GB through the memory slots. The Intel HD 4600 graphics processor accounts for the high quality videos and games at a smooth pace. It comes with the DOS which compels the user to buy a user friendly OS separately.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The Lenovo essential G510 (59-398343) Laptop has a VGA webcam and a SATA HDD with a capacity of 500GB which is massive and relieves the user of facing problems due to shortage of space. There are two 1.5W speakers operating with Dolby Advanced Audio sound which comes extremely handy while playing games or watching movies.
The touchpad loaded in the laptop supports multiple gestures and is present below a chiclet keyboard. You can even play or burn data on disks using the DVD RW Drive.
Battery and Connectivity
According to the manufacturer, the 6 cell 48W Li-ion battery can deliver uninterrupted service for 3 hours. It has all the usual connectivity features in the form of WLAN 802.11 b/g/n, Ethernet 10/100 Mbps, VGA port, HDMI port, digital media reader, Bluetooth, 1 x USB 2.0 slot and 2 x USB 3.0 slots.