Budget laptop with Windows 8 OS
Display and Design
Lenovo Essential G585 (59-348629) (APU Dual Core/4 GB/500 GB/Windows 8) is a 15.6-inch HD LED display laptop with 1,366 x 768 pixels screen resolution. It comes in full black colored body and consists of standard keyboard and touchpad.
Processor and OS
Lenovo Essential G585 (59-348629) is powered by AMD Brazos Dual Core E-300 processor with 1.3GHz processor speed. It also has 4GB DDR3 RAM which is configurable to 8GB via memory slots; the RAM speed is 1.6GHz. It also carries a basic Intel HD graphics.
The laptop operates on Windows 8 64 bit Operating System which is one of the latest Windows OS.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
This Lenovo laptop sports 0.3MP web cam for capturing good photos, video chatting and video recording. It possesses 500GB SATA hard disk drive (HDD) with 5400 HDD speed. For multimedia, the laptop comes with stereo speakers with HD Audio Solution for rich sound. The optical drive is DVD RW drive that helps the user to transfer hard disk data easier.
Connectivity and Battery
For the connectivity needs, the laptop features Bluetooth 4.0, Ethernet, Wireless LAN, multi card slot, HDMI port etc. The battery is 6 cell Li-ion which provides continuous usage of the laptop about 3 hours.
Lenovo Essential G585 is a smartly designed laptop from Lenovo running on the latest Windows 8. Although, it has a simple processor but other features like graphics, ample disk storage, optical drive totally marks that shortcoming.