The Lenovo essential G500S (59-373026) laptop is nice laptop which has some really good features. The performance of the device is quite enough to handle any kind of tasks, professional or personal. Also, the storage capacity of the device is adequate enough and so is the battery backup of the device. However, a battery backup would be a welcome addition to the device. Also, inclusion of FHD display would have gone that extra mile in enhancing the overall rating of the device.
Display and Battery
The Lenovo essential G500S (59-373026) laptop features a 15.6-inch HD LED IPS touch screen which exhibits a screen resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. Although, the display set up is good, full HD display would have amplified the level of display excellence. The device gets energised by a 4 cell LI-ion battery which claims to provide a battery backup of 5 hours.
Configuration and Storage
When it comes to the performance, it is backed by an Intel core processor that belongs to the 3rd generation family. Also, the device is seated upon an Intel HM76 Express chipset which adds to the performance of the device. For multitasking, it has a 6GB DDR3 RAM which adds to the quality of processing front of the device. An Intel HD 4000 graphics processor helps in enhancing the gaming experience of the user. The storage aspect of the device is laden with a SATA hard disk of 1TB which meets the storage requirements of the users.
Connectivity, Camera and Input device
In terms of connectivity. The device packs in some regular connectivity option like Wireless LAn 802.11 b/g/n, bluetooth v 4.0, an SD card reader, a headphone jack, a microphone jack and a VGA port. The input device option which are present in the device include a DVD R/W writer, a touchpad with multitouch support and an AccuType keyboard with numeric keypad. A front webcam is present just at the top of the screen which accounts for quality video calling and recording.