The Lenovo Essential B50-70 (59-430829) is an affordable laptop which has the efficiency to handle only basic computing tasks. It stands out from its competitors with the powerful battery backup. The presence of latest Windows OS is a bit surprising in this price range.
Display and Build
The Lenovo Essential B50-70 (59-430829) features a 15.6-inch HD LED backlit Glare display which offers greater amount of brightness and a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. It is wrapped in a simply designed black coloured outfit which has a thickness of 24.7mm and a weight of 2.3kg.
Processor and Platform
For driving its processes, the notebook is loaded with a 2.1GHz Intel Pentium dual-core 3558U processor from the fourth generation. It is paired with a 2GB DDR3 RAM which functions at 1,600MHz and is further expandable up to 8GB via two DIMM slots. The integrated Intel HD GPU has the ability to handle standard games and videos only. It runs on latest 64 bit Windows 8.1 OS to render intuitive user experience.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The Lenovo Essential B50-70 (59-430829) is armed with a HD webcam and inbuilt microphone for taking care of online video calls. The 500GB SATA hard disk offers sufficient space for creating a library of files. With the DVD RW Drive, you can easily transfer data via disks. The stereo speakers running on Dolby Advanced Audio technology deliver immersive audio experience.
Battery and Connectivity
The Lenovo Essential B50-70 (59-430829) runs the show with a 4 cell Li-ion battery which is capable of delivering uninterrupted service for a maximum period of 5 hours. On the connectivity front, the device is loaded with regular features like Ethernet port, WLAN, Bluetooth v4.0, HDMI out, digital media reader, two USB 2.0 slots and one USB 3.0 slot.