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Lenovo B50-45

Lenovo B50-45 4 Core AMD E 1.5GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 15.6" Laptop

4 AMD E 1.5GHz 4GB May 2014
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Display 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,... More
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6 Reasons For

Lenovo Portable PCs Have Good Reviews

We checked 4,358 expert and owner reviews for Lenovo notebook PCs and found that on average Lenovo has good reviews compared to other brands. We also found that Lenovo has good reviews specifically within its many processor core portable PCs range.

Has a Full-Size Keyboard

Like most of the other notebook PCs of a similar type and age to the B50-45, the Lenovo B50-45 has a full-size keyboard.

We compared all the other portable PCs which also have a full-size keyboard to this portable PC and we think the 255 (£299.97), or the 255 both from HP or the Asus X553 (£249.00) is also worth considering.

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Has a Front Camera

The Lenovo B50-45 has a front camera. Most of the other portable PCs that came out around the same time as the B50-45 also have a front camera.

We compared this notebook PC to all the other portable PCs with a front camera and we think the 255, the 255 (£299.97), or the 250 all from HP is also worth considering.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This notebook PC has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is the most commonly found WiFi standard on notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to it.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This portable PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most commonly found operating system architecture on many processor core portable PCs that are a similar age to it.

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AC Cable Included

This laptop has an AC cable included, which is the most frequently found cable included on similar spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to it.

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16 Reasons Against

Recent Price Increase of £49.50

In the last 5 days the price of the B50-45 has increased by £49.50.

Only Two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports

The Lenovo B50-45 is a two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port portable PC.

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Very Slow Processor Clock Speed

The Lenovo B50-45 has a quite slow processor clock speed (only 1.5 gigahertz) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar type and age to the B50-45. Across all the notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the B50-45 the processor clock speeds range from 1GHz to 3GHz.

If you would prefer a notebook PC with a faster processor clock speed then you might want to look at the HP 250 (2.16GHz), or the Asus X553 (£249.00) (2.16GHz).

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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 similar spec notebook PCs that have been available for 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 the Intel Core i7 processor family found on most notebook PCs of this type and age. The best processor family of all notebook PCs of this age and type is Intel Core i7-3xxx and the worst is Intel Atom.

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Very Small Internal Memory

The internal memory of laptops that were launched around the same time as the B50-45 range from 2GB to 32GB, and the average internal memory is 8.4GB. At only 4 gigabytes, the Lenovo B50-45 has a fairly small internal memory compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the B50-45.

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Quite Small Total Storage Capacity

The total storage capacity of many processor core portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the B50-45 range from 32GB to 2TB, and the average total storage capacity is 710GB. The Lenovo B50-45 has a fairly small total storage capacity (only 500 gigabytes) compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been around for a similar time to the B50-45.

If this notebook PC total storage capacity is too small for you then you might want to look at the HP 255 (£299.97) (1TB), or the Asus X553 (£249.00) (1TB).

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

Most many processor core portable PCs that have been available for a similar time to the B50-45 do not have a touch sensitive screen. The Lenovo B50-45 is no exception to this as it too does not have a touch sensitive screen.

We compared all the other notebook PCs which also have a touch sensitive screen to this notebook PC and we think the X553 (£249.00), or the Transformer Book T100 (£288.66) both from Asus is also worth considering.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This portable PC Ethernet LAN data rate, which is typical of many notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago.

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Quite Small Processor Cache

The processor cache of the Lenovo B50-45 of only 2 megabytes is one of the smallest amongst many processor core portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as the B50-45. The processor caches of laptops of a comparable age and spec to the B50-45 range from 2MB to 8MB.

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Very Low Front Camera Resolution

The average front camera resolution of notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to the B50-45 is 14MP, and the front camera resolutions range from 0.3MP to 1,300MP. At only 0.3 megapixels, the Lenovo B50-45 has a quite low front camera resolution compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that are a comparable age to the B50-45.

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Very Small Hard Drive Capacity

With a hard drive capacity of only 500 gigabytes, the Lenovo B50-45 has a quite small hard drive capacity compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than two years. The hard drive capacity of laptops of a similar age and spec to the B50-45 range from 250GB to 2TB.

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Only Four Battery Cells

The Lenovo B50-45 is a four battery cell count portable PC. Most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to the B50-45 have between two and eight battery cells.

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Only Two USB 3.0 Ports

Most portable PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the B50-45 have between one and four USB 3.0 ports, including the Lenovo B50-45 which has two USB 3.0 ports.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This laptop supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is typical of many portable PCs of a similar type and age to it.

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Only Four Processor Threads

The Lenovo B50-45 is a four processor thread notebook PC. Most of the other many processor core portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the B50-45 have between four and seven processor threads.

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5 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo B50-45

Released Over Two Years Ago

This notebook PC was released over two years ago.

Average Screen Size

With a screen size of 15.6 inches, the Lenovo B50-45 has a relatively standard screen size compared to most of the other laptops of this type and age.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other 15.6" laptops currently available including because of it's better review score, the Asus N56VZ.

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Average Weight

At 2.3 kilograms, the Lenovo B50-45 has a fairly average weight compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been available for more than two years.

If you are not bothered about having a heavier weight then you might want to look at the 255 (2.2kg), or the Pavilion 15-n268ea (2.3kg) both from HP or the Toshiba C55D (2.4kg).

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Average Battery Life

At 6 hours, the Lenovo B50-45 has a relatively standard battery life compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to the B50-45.

If you would prefer a longer battery life then you might want to consider the Asus Transformer Book T100 (£288.66) (10h).

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HDD Storage Medium

This portable PC has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this age and spec. 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.

There are a number of alternative laptops that have an HDD storage media currently available that you might also want to consider including because of it's better review score, the Asus N56VZ.

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Specification

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Optical Drive
Optical Drive
Audio
Built-In Microphone
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Audio System
Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera
Networking
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
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
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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
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AC Adapter Power
Security
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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 mcd3, lenovo mcd3e, lenovo mcd3eu, lenovo mcd3euk
Barcodes 00888772172923, 08887721729234

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