The Lenovo G470 is an entry level laptop with decent performance and a compact size making it highly portable. Packed with all the basic features expected in a budget laptop, it is good for both professional and personal use. The best part about the laptop is its very affordable price tag. It is a perfect blend of price and performance, coming with the reliability of Lenovo.
Display and Design
The Lenovo G470 has an all plastic body with an elegant design and smooth exterior finish. The 14-inch HD LED screen has a resolution of 1,366 x 768, which makes it densely packed with pixels, reproducing sharp images. The full sized keyboard with its chicklet keys is very comfortable to type on and gives good feedback ensuring you feel every stroke of the key.
Processor and OS
The laptop is powered by the Intel 2.1GHz Pentium B950 2nd generation processor, which is fairly fast and can easily handle multiple programs at the same time. The cores are also designed to work at optimum levels while being very energy efficient. The G470 come with the Free DOS system, enabling the user to install any operating system of choice.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The Lenovo G470 has a 0.3MP camera capable of recording videos in 720p rendering very clear with radiant color reproduction on video chatting. The on-board hard disk has a capacity of 500GB giving lots of space for storing HD movies and videos to watch wherever you go. The integrated Intel HD 3000 GPU takes care of the multimedia needs enabling the user to play 3D games and watch HD videos without any stutter.
Connectivity and Battery
Lenovo G470 comes with loads of connectivity options like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth,, Multi card slot and VGA port. The HDMI port also enables the user to stream high quality videos across various platforms. A 6 cell Li-ion battery makes sure that the laptop is powered on for up to 3 hours straight.