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Lenovo B50-45

Lenovo B50-45 2 Core AMD E 1.35GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 15.6" Laptop

2 AMD E 1.35GHz 4GB Nov 2014
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The Lenovo B50's display delivers bright, crisp visuals in 16:9 widescreen format and 1366 x 768 resolution. Whether you choose integrated AMD integrated or AMD Radeon graphics technology, you'll... More
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6 Reasons For

Lenovo Notebook PCs Have Good Reviews

Medium processor core notebook PCs manufactured by Lenovo have good ratings on average compared to other manufacturers. We also checked the reviews for all notebook PCs (not just medium processor core notebook PCs) and found that Lenovo also has good ratings across its entire range.

Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Lenovo B50-45 has a full-size keyboard, as do most of the other notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the B50-45.

It may also be worth considering one of the alternative notebook PCs with a full-size keyboard currently available including the DELL Vostro 3560[plb_1412318_price], or the Lenovo G50-70[plb_3057567_price] which is cheaper; or the HP 2570p[plb_3229152_price] which has better reviews.

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the B50-45, the Lenovo B50-45 has a front camera.

There are a number of other laptops with a front camera currently available which you might also want to look at including the HP 2570p[plb_3229152_price] which has better reviews; or the Asus UX31E[plb_2640626_price] which is cheaper.

There are a number of other notebook PCs which also have a front camera that you might want to consider including the Asus X553MA[plb_2396589_price].

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This laptop has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is the most frequently found WiFi standard on medium processor core notebook PCs that are a comparable age to it.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This portable PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many laptops of this type and age.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

This notebook PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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13 Reasons Against

Recent Price Increase of £49.50

In the last 8 days the price of the B50-45 has increased by £49.50.

Only HDD Storage Medium

This portable PC has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many laptops of a comparable spec and age to it. HDD is a traditional storage drive which stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are slower than other forms of storage such as solid state drives (SSD) and flash drives.

Other portable PCs that have an HDD storage media currently available that you might also want to look at include cheaper laptops such as the DELL Vostro 3560[plb_1412318_price], or the Lenovo G500[plb_2213578_price].

If you are looking for a laptop with a better storage medium then you might also want to consider the HP ProBook 650 G1[plb_2059085_price] (SSD) which is also cheaper.

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Quite Slow Processor Clock Speed

When compared to other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the B50-45, the Lenovo B50-45's processor clock speed of only 1.35 gigahertz is one of the slowest. Laptops of this age and type have processor clock speeds of between 0.8GHz and 3.1GHz.

Other 1.35GHz processor clock speed laptops currently available that you might want to look at include cheaper portable PCs such as the HP 255[plb_2554114_price].

If this notebook PC processor clock speed is not fast enough for you then you might want to consider the HP 2570p[plb_3229152_price] (2.6GHz) which also has a higher rating.

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This laptop has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on portable PCs that were released around the same time as it.

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Only AMD E Processor Family

The Lenovo B50-45 has an AMD E processor family which is better than most laptops of a comparable spec and age to it. Most medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for a similar time to it have an Intel Core i5 processor family. Across all laptops of this age and spec the best processor family is Intel Core i7-3xxx and the worst is AMD C.

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Quite Small Processor Cache

The Lenovo B50-45 has a quite small processor cache (only 1 megabyte) compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and type to the B50-45. The processor caches of similar spec notebook PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the B50-45 range from 0.51MB to 4MB.

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Only Two Processor Threads

Most portable PCs that came out around the same time as the B50-45 have between two and three processor threads, including the Lenovo B50-45 which has two processor threads.

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Quite Small Battery Capacity

The Lenovo B50-45 has a fairly small battery capacity (only 2,200 milliamperes * hour) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the B50-45. Similar spec portable PCs that were released more than two years ago have battery capacities of between 3mAh and 30,000mAh, and the average battery capacity is 3,700mAh.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This laptop Ethernet LAN data rate, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to it.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

The Lenovo B50-45 does not have a touch sensitive screen. Most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the B50-45 also do not have a touch sensitive screen.

There are a number of alternative laptops which also have a touch sensitive screen that you might want to consider including the DELL Inspiron 15[plb_2010002_price].

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Only L2 Processor Cache

The Lenovo B50-45 has a L2 processor cache which is better than most laptops of a comparable age and spec to it. Most medium processor core notebook PCs that are a comparable age to it have a L3 processor cache.

A L2 processor cache is in fact the worst processor cache level across all similar spec portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as the B50-45.

The best processor cache level amongst comparable types of laptop is L3.

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Only One USB 2.0 Port

The Lenovo B50-45 is a one USB 2.0 port notebook PC.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This notebook PC supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to it.

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6 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo B50-45

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when this Lenovo notebook PC was released.

Average Screen Size

With a screen size of 15.6 inches, the Lenovo B50-45 has a fairly average screen size compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to the B50-45.

There are a number of alternative 15.6" notebook PCs currently available which you might also want to consider including the DELL Vostro 3560[plb_1412318_price] which is cheaper.

If this Lenovo portable PC screen size is not big enough for you then you might also want to look at the Lenovo G70-70[plb_3375260_price] (17.3").

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Average Total Storage Capacity

With a total storage capacity of 500 gigabytes, the Lenovo B50-45 has a relatively average total storage capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs that are a comparable age to the B50-45.

There are a number of other 500GB total storage capacity notebook PCs currently available that you might want to look at including cheaper notebook PCs such as the Lenovo G50-70[plb_3057567_price], or the Asus R512CA[plb_2213523_price].

If you are looking for a bigger total storage capacity then you might also want to consider the Lenovo G70-70[plb_3375260_price] (1TB).

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Average Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 4 gigabytes, the Lenovo B50-45 has a fairly typical internal memory compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the B50-45.

We compared this notebook PC to all the other 4GB internal memory laptops and we think cheaper laptops such as the DELL Vostro 3560[plb_1412318_price] is also worth considering.

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Average Weight

With a weight of 2.2 kilograms, the Lenovo B50-45 has a fairly standard weight compared to most of the other similar spec laptops that have been around for a comparable time to the B50-45.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the other 2.2kg heavy portable PCs currently available including cheaper portable PCs such as the Asus R512CA[plb_2213523_price].

If you don't mind having a heavier weight then you might also want to look at the HP 255[plb_2554114_price] (2.2kg and cheaper).

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Average Battery Life

The Lenovo B50-45 has a fairly standard battery life (5 hours) compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that were launched more than two years ago.

We compared all the other 5h battery life notebook PCs to this notebook PC and we think cheaper portable PCs such as the G500[pl_1590594_price], and the S510p[pl_1609701_price] both from Lenovo is also worth considering.

If you would prefer a longer battery life then you might want to consider the HP 2570p[plb_3229152_price] (9.3h) which is also higher rated.

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Specification

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On-Board Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
Optical Drive
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Built-In Speaker
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera
Networking
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
Maximum WiFi Data Rate
WiFi Standard
Wireless LAN Connection
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Port
VGA Port
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Windows Key
Pointing Device
Operating System/software
Operating System
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel Rapid Start Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Smart Response Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel Matrix Storage Technology
Intel Active Management Technology
Intel HD Audio Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Battery
Battery Life
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AC Adapter Frequency
Security
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Cable Lock Slot
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Expert Reviews

(1)
14 December 2014

A l'agonie. Lenovo ne raflera aucune distinction pour les performances abyssales du nouveau processeur dual-core AMD E-6010 et de son circuit graphique intégré Radeon R2. D'un autre côté, le... Read more…

Low price
Vast range of models
Nice design
Fairly bright, matte screen
Quiet
Sluggish
Overburdened in multitasking
Higher GPU power useless
Extremely bad HDD performance
Cheap keyboard

Brochures and Manuals

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lenovo 80f0, lenovo a1mcd3, lenovo a1mcd3e, lenovo a1mcd3eu, lenovo a1mcd3euk
Barcodes 00888772510626, 00888772510817, 00888772510848, 00889233663189, 00889955063830, 08887722810764

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