The Lenovo essential G500 (59-373039) laptop is a great option, if you are looking for a device that excels on the performance front and delivers a strong battery backup. The storage capacity of the device is sufficient for regular storage needs. However, the absence of FHD display might be a slight hiccup while ascertaining an overall value of the device.
Display and Battery
The Lenovo essential G500 (59-373039) laptop sports a 15.6-inch HD LED display accompanied with a screen resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. The device is available in a black colour option which weighs around 2.6 kg. The battery aspect of the device consists of a powerful 6 cell Li-ion battery, which provides a strong battery backup.
Configuration and Storage
When it comes to the performance, the device is driven by an Intel core processor that belongs to the 3rd generation family. The processor of the device is coupled with a 4GB DDR3 RAM which comes in handy for multitasking. The processor operates with a clock speed of 2.6GHz which lends stability to performance level of the device. An Intel HD 4,000 graphics processor which takes care of the graphical requirements. The device is equipped with a storage capacity of 500 GB HDD which is on par with the par of the device.
Connectivity, Camera and Input device
The connectivity options of the device includes a wireless LAN 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, bluetooth v 4.0, an SD card reader, a headphone jack, a VGA port and a microphone jack. The device comes in handy for video recording and calling with the presence of a front webcam just at the top of the screen. The input peripheral options that come along with this device are a DVD R/W writer, touchpad with multi gesture touch support and an AccuType keyboard with numeric keyboard.