Go for the Lenovo Ideapad U510 (59-389403) if you need a gadget that has the fuel to handle powerful tasks simultaneously without any hassle. It doesn't disappoint with respect to entertainment options as well courtesy the HD display and speakers Dolby sound. However, a simple touchpad in a gadget of this range is certainly inadequate.
Display and Design
The Lenovo Ideapad U510 (59-389403) arrives with a HD LED backlit display which runs videos, pictures and games at the standard resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels on a large 15.6-inch panel. The graphite grey colored casing looks thin with the usual touchpad and AccuType keyboard as the input units and can be conveniently carried around.
Processor and OS
At the heart of the Ideapad, there is an Intel Core i5-3337U CPU from the 3rd generation galloping at a speed of 2.7GHz. Assisting the processor is the typical 4GB DDR3 RAM functioning at 1600MHz and upgradable through the 2 user accessible memory slots. The presence of 2GB NVIDIA GeForce 625M graphics processor shows that Lenovo has laid special emphasis in providing high quality visual experience.
The Lenovo Ideapad U510 (59-389403) comes pre-loaded with the Windows 8 Professional OS with 64 bit architecture.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The Lenovo Ideapad U510 (59-389403) has been spotted with a 1MP webcam on board which guarantees clear video calls from different angles. It comes with 1TB of SATA HDD getting the user rid of any kind of storage issue.
You can even transfer all kinds of info through CDs and DVDs at rapid pace via the DVD RW Drive and Blue Ray Disc. Watch movies and play games while enjoying a theatre like experience thanks to the stereo speakers playing Dolby Home Theatre v4.0 Audio.
Battery and Connectivity
The 6 cell Li-ion battery installed in the Lenovo Ideapad U510 (59-389403) stores sufficient power to run the laptop for a fair period of time on a single charge. In terms of connectivity, the laptop is loaded with features like Ethernet, WLAN, 1 USB 2.0 port, 2 USB 3.0 ports, HDMI out, digital media reader, VGA port and 2-in-1 card reader.