The Lenovo Essential G50 (59-442243) has been crafted smartly to meet the standard business requirements of the user without costing much. It lacks a user friendly OS of course.
Display and Body
The Lenovo Essential G50 (59-442243) poses a 15.6-inch HD WLED backlit Flat Glare eDP display which offers greater amount of brightness and a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. The black coloured outfit looks stylish with textured finish on the lid and brushed keyboard deck. It has a thickness of 25mm and a weight of 2.5kg.
Processor and Platform
On the inside, the laptop is packed with a 1.9GHz Intel Core i3 processor from the fourth generation and based on HM87 Express chipset. Assisting it is a regular 4GB DDR3 RAM which functions at 1,600MHz and is further expandable up to 16GB via two DIMM slots. For better management of rich games and videos, it depends on integrated Intel HD 4400 GPU. It is devoid of any user friendly OS which is okay in this price point.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The Lenovo Essential G50 (59-442243) is armed with a 0.3MP webcam and inbuilt microphone for taking care of the video calling needs of the user. It protects the user of any kind of storage problem with a massive 1TB SATA hard disk. The SuperMulti Tray in DVD Drive can be used for transferring data via disks. The dual 1.5W stereo speakers powered by Dolby Advanced Audio v2 technology provide rich multimedia experience.
Battery and Connectivity
The Lenovo Essential G50 (59-442243) provides up to 4 hours of backup with a 4 cell Li-ion battery. Connectivity options include Ethernet port, digital media reader, Bluetooth v4.0, VGA port, HDMI out, one USB 3.0 slot, two USB 2.0 ports and WLAN.