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Lenovo Ideapad B490 (59-384796) Laptop (Core i5 3rd Gen/2 GB/500 GB/DOS)

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Lenovo Ideapad B490 (59-384796) Laptop (Core i5 3rd Gen/2 GB/500 GB/DOS) details

Buy For
  • HD display
  • Great battery backup
  • Powerful CPU
Beware of
  • No OS
  • VGA webcam

The Lenovo Ideapad B490 (59-384796) has a sound processor to run tasks proficiently and boasts of a mighty battery relieving you from carrying your charger all the time. However, it lacks a good camera or a sound RAM. Moreover, you have to replace the inbuilt DOS with a more user friendly platform.

Efficient and affordable
Display and Design
The Lenovo Ideapad B490 (59-384796) flaunts a HD LED backlit display with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels which is suitable for a 14-inch screen and makes pictures appear clear and sharp. The black colored casing weighs just 2.1kg and sports simple keyboard and touchpad as the sole input units.
Processor and OS
Under the hood, the Ideapad notebook is loaded with the Intel Core i5 3230M processor belonging to the 3rd generation series and galloping at a clock speed of 2.6GHz. It is built on QM77 Express chipset and is supported by a DDR3 RAM of just 2GB functioning at 1600GHz and expandable via the 2 user accessible memory ports. The tough graphics needs are handled smartly by the Intel HD 400 graphics unit. The device comes preloaded with the Disk Operating System.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The Lenovo Ideapad B490 (59-384796) has been spotted with a VGA webcam which is good for simple video calls. It also has a 500GB SATA hard disk that provides ample space for storing files. You can even use the DVD RW Drive for storage of files on CDs and DVDs.
The sharp and vivid HD display backed by sound graphics scores well in terms of enhanced visibility. It is complemented well by the stereo speakers.
Battery and Connectivity
The Lenovo Ideapad B490 (59-384796) is extremely impressive in terms of its battery performance. The company claims that it can run in full vigour for up to 6 hours on single charge with its 6 cell Li-ion battery. From the connectivity point of view, the laptop has been loaded with Ethernet Gigabit LAN, WLAN 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.0, 2 USB 2.0 slots, 1 USB 3.0 port and HDMI out.
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Lenovo Ideapad B490 (59-384796) Laptop (Core i5 3rd Gen/2 GB/500 GB/DOS) Price
  • Lenovo Ideapad B490 (59-384796) Laptop (Core i5 3rd Gen/2 GB/500 GB/DOS)
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  • Performance
  • Design
  • Storage
  • Battery
  • Wi-fi
  • Bluetooth
  • Web Camera
  • 3 USB Ports
  • HDMI Port

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4.1 /5 BASED ON 35 RATING(S)
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1 star for misleading description. Detailed description below
19 Jul 2014 By Suman Siromoni On

Do not trust the description by flipkart, The fast hard disk was the prime reason why I bought this lappy for use as a portable multitrack recording station... And my doubts were confirmed by the actual system specs generated by Speccy: *represents false claims by flipkart / WS Retail. CPU* (good) Intel Core i5 3320M @ 2.60GHz 40 °C (1% better than the mentioned i5-3230M) Ivy Bridge 22nm Technology RAM (consider another 2gb or 4gb at DDR31600MHz for dual channel config) 2.00GB Single-Channel DDR3 @ 798MHz (11-11-11-28) i.e:1600MHz Motherboard LENOVO 20207 (CPU Socket - U3E1) 40 °C Graphics Generic PnP Monitor (1366x768@60Hz) Intel HD Graphics 4000 (Lenovo) Storage* (false description) 465GB Western Digital WDC WD5000LPCX-24C6HT0 ATA Device (SATA) 40 °C Speed* 5400 RPM* (Not 7200rpm) Features S.M.A.R.T., APM, NCQ Capacity* 465 GB* Real size* 500,107,862,016 bytes* Optical Drives HL-DT-ST DVDRAM GTA0N ATA Device Audio Realtek High Definition Audio Battery:6 cell (good) *Harsha Kollaramajalu go to your mom u good for nothing techy (flipkart/ws retail representative) Please do not delete my review its a request i wasted 20 min in writing this, Indian's need to know the truth... *Send me a replacement hard disk of the described specs of 7200rpm and 640GB, WS Retail / Flipkart who so ever it may concern

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18 Jul 2016 By Anil Kumar On

can any one tell me where i get the wifi drivers.... my system is not working wifi drivers.. model no b490 384796

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Lenovo Ideapad B490 (59-384796) Laptop (Core i5 3rd Gen/2 GB/500 GB/DOS) Specifications

General Information
Brand Lenovo
Model B490 (59-384796)
Dimensions(WxHxD) x x  mm
Weight 2.1 Kg
Colors Black
Operating System DOS
Operating System Type -bit
Display Details
Display Size 14.0 Inches (35.56 cm)
Display Resolution 1366 x 768 Pixels
Display Type LED
Display Features HD LED Backlit Display
Display Touchscreen no  No
Processor Intel Core i5-3230M (3rd Gen)
Clock-speed 2.6 Ghz
Chipset Intel QM77 Express
Graphic Processor Intel HD 4000
Capacity 2 GB
RAM type DDR3
RAM speed 1600 Mhz
Memory Slots 2
Memory Layout 1 x 2 Gigabyte
HDD Capacity 500 GB
HDD Speed(RPM) 5400 RPM
Battery Cell 6 Cell
Battery type Li-Ion
Power Supply 65 W AC Adapter W
Battery Life 6 Hrs
Wireless LAN 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetooth yes
Bluetooth Version 4.0
USB 3.0 slots 1
USB 2.0 slots 2
SD Card Reader yes
Headphone Jack yes
Microphone Jack yes
Web-cam yes
Web-cam Resolution 0.3 MP
Secondary cam(Rear-facing) no  No
Speakers Stereo Speakers
In-built Microphone yes
Optical Drive DVD RW Drive
Drive Type DVD Writer
Pointing Device TouchPad
Keyboard Standard Keyboard
Warranty 1 Year
Sales Package Laptop, Battery, AC Adapter, User Guide
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