Premium gaming laptop
Display and Design
The Lenovo IdeaPad Y50 (59-421836) sports a 15.6-inch full HD (1,920 x 1,080 pixels) LED backlit display offering high clarity, brilliant colours and superior sharpness. The matte anti glare coating makes it ideal for viewing even under bright light. It has a thickness of 22.3mm and a weight of 2.3kg and looks stylish with glossy finish on the lid.
Processor and OS
At the helm is a 2.5GHz Intel Core i7 fourth generation processor and 8GB DDR3 RAM operating at 1,600MHz, so that you donÂt need to compromise with performance. The RAM is further expandable up to 16GB. It boots the latest 64 bit Windows 8.1 OS.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The Lenovo IdeaPad Y50 (59-421836) carries a HD webcam for video calling and accounts for your storage needs with a 500GB hard disk. Additionally, there is 8GB SSD memory for providing superior response.
Armed with 2GB NVIDIA GeForce GTX 860M graphics card, the laptop has the power to keep you engrossed in intensive graphics on the full HD display. The JBL stereo speakers and Dolby Advanced Audio v2 are designed to bolster your multimedia experience further.
Battery and Connectivity
The Lenovo IdeaPad Y50 (59-421836) is fuelled by a 4 cell Li-ion battery which claims to provide up to 5 hours of backup. From the connectivity point of view, we have Gigabit Ethernet, WLAN, Bluetooth v4.0, HDMI out, digital media reader, two USB 3.0 ports and one USB 2.0 slot.
The Lenovo IdeaPad Y50 (59-421836) is a premium multimedia oriented laptop with quality features in every department. The combination of full HD display, 2GB NVIDIA graphics card and JBL speakers are bound to keep you immersed in gaming. It lacks an optical drive though.