Powerful gaming laptop at decent price
Display, Processor and OS
The Lenovo Ideapad Z50-70 (59-414042) sports a 15.6-inch HD LED backlit display with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels.
Under the hood, the notebook is loaded with a 1.6GHz Intel Core i5 processor from the fourth generation. Assisting it is a standard 4GB DDR3 RAM which can be further expanded up to 8GB through two DIMM ports. It sails on latest 64 bit Windows 8.1 OS to render intuitive user experience.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The Lenovo Ideapad Z50-70 (59-414042) is armed with a 1MP webcam which can shoot HD videos and provide crystal clear video calls. The 500GB SATA hard disk accounts for the storage needs of the user. You can use the DVD RW Drive for transferring data via disks.
For smooth handling of demanding games and videos, you can depend on the NVIDIA GeForce 820M graphics processor with dedicated 2GB DDR3 memory. Powered by Dolby Home Theatre technology, the stereo speakers deliver immersive audio quality.
Battery and Connectivity
The Lenovo Ideapad Z50-70 (59-414042) is fuelled by a 4 cell Li-ion battery which claims to render uninterrupted service for up to 5 hours. The connectivity and networking features come in the form of Gigabit Ethernet, VGA port, WLAN, Bluetooth v4.0, digital media reader, HDMI out, one USB 3.0 port and two USB 2.0 slots.
The Lenovo Ideapad Z50-70 (59-414042) is a superb gaming laptop at a decent price. It flaunts a powerful CPU and 2GB NVIDIA graphics card for dealing with rich games. The presence of DVD Drive and Dolby powered speakers make it a good option. A good display would have been good but then you would have to pay a higher price.