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Display and Design
The Lenovo Ideapad U Z51-70 features a 15.6-inch Full HD TN GL(Slim) Display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The full HD display provides absolutely vivid and sharp images. The laptop looks stylish and smart with its silver body and black lid. It has a Backlit AccuType keyboard enabled with multi-touch gesture. The notebook weighs 2.3 kgs and has a dimension of 384 x 265 x 24.6 mm which is a little on the heavier side.
Processor and OS
The Lenovo Ideapad U Z51-70 is powered by Intel Core i7-5200U (5th generation) processor and clocks a speed of 2.4GHz. It is paired up with 8GB of DDR3 RAM which can be expanded to up to 16GB and an AMD TROPO XT2 graphic card of 4GB. The user can play games and movies requiring high definition graphics with ease. The Lenovo Ideapad functions on the latest 64-bit Windows 8.1 Operating System which is flexible, secure and fitting for all kinds of requirements.
Camera, Storage, Multimedia
The Lenovo Ideapad U Z51-70 comes with an 1.0 MP webcam which can shoot videos at 720p. The device has 1TB SATA Hard Disk drive that operates at a speed of 5400 RPM so that one can easily store ample data without having to purchase an external expansion drive. It has an HD Audio solution backed by 2 x 2.5 W JBL stereo speakers which supports Dolby DS 1.0 Home Theater Audio. The user can choose this option to enjoy increased audio clarity, maximized volume output without distortion, and improved dialogue clarity when watching movies. It also has an in-built microphone.
Connectivity and Battery
In terms of connectivity the laptop supports Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, 1 x USB (2.0), 2 x USB (3.0), HDMI port. The laptop is backed by a 3 cell Li-ion battery which gives battery backup of 4 hours.
The Lenovo Ideapad U Z51-70 doesn't compromise on display resolution with a Full HD display. One can watch games pop in high resolution, or kick back to enjoy a movie at the end of the day without straining the eyes. It has an excellently configured processor for running all applications smoothly. It is on the bulkier side so might not suit those looking for portable laptops.