The Lenovo essential G50-70 (59-421263) features a powerful processor and a sound battery backup. The Dolby sound outputs good quality audio wave, pleasant to the ears. The webcam captures sharp HD videos. However, the price is hefty as one can expect a dedicated GPU along with a Full HD display in this price tag.
Display and Configuration
The Lenovo essential G50-70 (59-421263) features a 15.6-inch HD LED-backlit LCD display which has a screen resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. Running the system is a 1.7GHz Intel Core i5-4210U processor from the fourth generation. It is assisted by a 4GB of DDR3 RAM which is expandable up to 16GB. An onboard Intel HD Graphics 4400 card outputs good quality visualisation. The laptop runs on Windows 8.1 Professional operating system sailing upon 64-bit architecture.
Body Looks and Input Devices
The laptop is well-designed in a black coloured body which measures 384.04 x 264.92 x 24.8mm and weighs 2.1Kg. Input devices include a touchpad, a standard notebook keyboard and a DVD writer.
Camera, Sound and Battery
Like other laptops, the Lenovo essential G50-70 (59-421263) is also armed with a webcam above the display screen above the display screen. It has a resolution of 0.3MP and supports 720p HD recording. The stereo speakers with Dolby Advanced Audio technology outputs great quality sound wave. Acting as a stamina provider is a 4 cell Li-Po battery which claims to deliver a backup for around 5 hours.
Storage and Connectivity
On the connectivity front, the Lenovo essential G50-70 (59-421263) has a wide range of options such as Wireless LAN 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.0, one USB 3.0 slot, two USB 2.0 slots, an SD card reader, a headphone jack, a microphone jack and a VGA port.