Striking gaming gadget
Display and Outfit
The Lenovo IdeaPad Z50-70 (59-420623) sports a HD LED backlit TN Glare Flat display which offers visuals with increased brightness and responds fast. The 15.6-inch panel comes with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. The 25mm thick silver painted outfit carries a stylish appeal and has a weight of 2.4kg.
Processor and OS
The Lenovo IdeaPad Z50-70 (59-420623) is powered by a 1.6GHz Intel Core i5 processor from the 4th generation and based on QM87 Express chipset. It works in combination with a 4GB DDR3 RAM expandable up to 16GB via two unused DIMM slots. It is devoid of any preloaded OS which is a bit disappointing considering the powerful hardware.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The Lenovo IdeaPad Z50-70 (59-420623) carries a 1MP camera which can shoot HD videos. It boasts of a massive 1TB SATA HDD to relieve you of any kind of storage problem. The SuperMulti Tray In Drive allows you to stream your favorite movies and games from disks.
The NVIDIA GeForce 840M graphics unit with 2GB DDR3 memory gives you the license to play extremely high quality games and movies without worrying about lag. It flaunts two 1.5W stereo speakers powered by Dolby Home Theatre thereby providing imposing and powerful gaming experience.
Battery and Connectivity
The notebook can provide up to 4 hours of backup with a 4 cell Li-ion battery. Connectivity features include two USB 2.0 slots, one USB 3.0 port, HDMI out, Bluetooth v4.0, WLAN, Bluetooth v4.0, VGA port and Ethernet port.
The Lenovo IdeaPad Z50-70 (59-420623) is a powerful gaming machine boasting of powerful NVIDIA graphics on a responsive display. It also features quality speakers and a SuperMulti drive. However, many would want to trade off the HD webcam or 1TB HDD for an user friendly platform.