The Lenovo Essential B50-45 (59-441916) comes in a mid-range budget and offers a great performing processor. The battery backup is good for daily usage. However, the laptop is a bit expensive as one can expect either a dedicated or a Full HD display in this price segment.
Display and Configuration
The Lenovo Essential B50-45 (59-441916) comes with a 15.6-inch HD LED backlit display which features a screen resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. In order to run the system, there is a 1.8GHz AMD APU Quad Core A6-6310 processor aided by a 4GB of DDR3 RAM which is expandable up to 16GB. An inbuilt AMD Radeon R4 graphics card outputs good quality visualisation. The laptop runs on Windows 8.1 Professional operating system sailing upon 64-bit architecture.
Camera and Battery
A webcam is armed in the Lenovo Essential B50-45 (59-441916) for video calling and recording needs. It captures clear videos and supports 720p HD recording. Acting as an energy provider is a 4 cell Li-ion battery which keeps the show on for long hours.
Input Devices, Body Looks and Sound
The input devices available in the Lenovo Essential B50-45 (59-441916) are - a touchpad and a standard notebook keypad. The laptop comes in a black coloured body measuring 378 x 262 x 23mm and weighs 2.15Kg. The stereo speakers with Dolby Advanced Audio sound technology outputs good quality audio wave.
Storage and Connectivity
The user can create a huge library of files in a 500GB SATA hard disk which revolves at a speed of 5,400 revolutions per minute. Networking options include Wireless LAN 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.0, two USB 3.0 slots, an SD card reader, a headphone jack, a microphone jack and a VGA port.