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Lenovo G50-45

Lenovo G50-45 4 Core AMD a 2GHz 6GB 1TB HDD 15.6" Laptop

4 AMD a 2GHz 6GB Mar 2015
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This display delivers bright, crisp visuals in 16:9 widescreen format and 1366 x 768 resolution. Finding a laptop with a built in or DVD drive is tougher than it used to be, but the G50 offers... More
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9 Reasons For

Good Brand

Based on 4,358 owner and expert reviews, Lenovo has good ratings for its portable PCs. Lenovo also has good ratings specifically within its many processor core portable PCs range compared to other manufacturers.

Fairly Big Total Storage Capacity

Across all the similar spec laptops that have been available for more than a year the total storage capacity range from 32GB to 2.2TB, and the average total storage capacity is 780GB. With a total storage capacity of 1,000 gigabyte, the Lenovo G50-45 has a quite big total storage capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs that were released one year ago.

If this portable PC total storage capacity is too small for you then you might also want to consider the MSI PE70 2QE[plb_2953236_price] (1.1TB) which also has a higher rating.

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other many processor core portable PCs that are a comparable age to the G50-45, the Lenovo G50-45 has a front camera.

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Light

The Lenovo G50-45 is one of the lighter comparable spec notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the G50-45 (only 2.1 kilograms) amongst notebook PCs of this age. Across all the many processor core portable PCs that have been around for a similar time to the G50-45 the weights range from 580g to 3.8kg, and the average weight is 2.4kg.

If you are not worried about having a heavier weight then you might also want to look at the HP Omen[plb_2663843_price] (2.1kg).

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Fairly Big Hard Drive Capacity

The average hard drive capacity of laptops of this spec and age is 840GB. With a hard drive capacity of 1,000 gigabyte, the Lenovo G50-45 has one of the bigger hard drive capacity amongst many processor core portable PCs of this age.

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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 frequently found WiFi standard on notebook PCs that were launched more than a year ago.

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Two USB 2.0 Ports

The Lenovo G50-45 is a two USB 2.0 port laptop.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This notebook PC has a GDDR3 discrete graphics memory type, which is the most commonly found discrete graphics memory type on portable PCs of this age and spec.

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10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This portable PC Ethernet LAN data rate, which is the most commonly found Ethernet LAN data rate on laptops of a comparable age and spec to it.

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15 Reasons Against

Only One USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port

The Lenovo G50-45 is a one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port portable PC.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

Most of the other laptops of a similar age and type to the G50-45 have a full-size keyboard, however the Lenovo G50-45 does not have a full-size keyboard.

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Very Short Battery Life

Comparable spec laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to the G50-45 have battery lifes of between 3.1h and 5,200h. With a battery life of only 4 hours, the Lenovo G50-45 has one of the shorter battery lifes amongst many processor core portable PCs of this age.

If you want a portable PC with a longer battery life then you might want to look at the Toshiba Satellite L50D[plb_3012058_price] (4.4h) which also has a higher rating.

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Only HDD Storage Medium

This notebook PC has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many many processor core portable PCs that were released more than a year ago. 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.

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This laptop has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many comparable spec notebook PCs that are a similar age to it.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

The Lenovo G50-45 does not have a touch sensitive screen. Most of the other many processor core portable PCs that were released more than a year ago also do not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Quite Slow Memory Clock Speed

The memory clock speed of the Lenovo G50-45 of only 1,333 megahertz is one of the slowest amongst portable PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the G50-45. The memory clock speeds of many processor core portable PCs that were released around the same time as the G50-45 range from 1,300MHz to 1,600MHz.

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Very Small Battery Capacity

With a battery capacity of only 32 watt-hours, the Lenovo G50-45 has a quite small battery capacity compared to most of the other laptops of a similar age and type to the G50-45. The smallest battery capacity of laptops of this age and type is 22Wh, the biggest is 2,700Wh, and the average battery capacity is 77Wh.

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Very Small Processor Cache

With a processor cache of only 2 megabytes, the Lenovo G50-45 has one of the smaller processor caches amongst many processor core portable PCs of this age. Notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the G50-45 have processor caches of between 2MB and 8MB, and the average processor cache is 4.2MB.

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Quite Small Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory

The Lenovo G50-45 has a very small discrete graphics adapter memory (only 1,024 megabyte) compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that are a similar age to the G50-45. Across all the many processor core portable PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the G50-45 the discrete graphics adapter memory range from 1GB to 8.2GB, and the average discrete graphics adapter memory is 2.4GB.

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Only One USB 3.0 Port

The Lenovo G50-45 is a one USB 3.0 port portable PC.

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Very Dim Display Brightness

At only 200 candellas per square meter, the Lenovo G50-45 has a quite dim display brightness compared to most of the other notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the G50-45. The dimmest display brightness of many processor core portable PCs that were released around the same time as the G50-45 is 200 cd/m² and the brightest is 400 cd/m².

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Very Slow Maximum Turbo Frequency

At only 2.4 gigahertz, the Lenovo G50-45 has a fairly slow maximum turbo frequency compared to most of the other portable PCs that are a similar age to the G50-45. Similar spec portable PCs that came out around the same time as the G50-45 have maximum turbo frequencies of between 1.8GHz and 4GHz, and the average maximum turbo frequency is 3.1GHz.

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Only Four Battery Cells

Most many processor core portable PCs that were launched around the same time as the G50-45 have between two and eight battery cells, including the Lenovo G50-45 which has four battery cells.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)

At only 16 gigabytes, the Lenovo G50-45 has a quite small maximum internal memory (64-bit) compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that have been available for more than a year. The smallest maximum internal memory (64-bit) of many processor core portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the G50-45 is 4GB and the biggest is 32GB.

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5 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo G50-45

Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when Lenovo released the G50-45.

Average Processor Clock Speed

With a processor clock speed of 2 gigahertz, the Lenovo G50-45 has a pretty average processor clock speed compared to most of the other laptops of this spec and age.

If you are looking for a portable PC with a faster processor clock speed then you might want to consider the Lenovo B50-10[plb_3020751_price] (2.16GHz).

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Average Screen Size

The Lenovo G50-45 has a fairly typical screen size (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the G50-45.

Notebook PCs with a bigger screen size that might also be worth looking at include the Toshiba Satellite C70D-C[plb_2978038_price] (17.3"), or the HP ZBook 17 G2[plb_3015479_price] (17.3").

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AMD a Processor Family

The Lenovo G50-45 has an AMD A processor family which is better than the Intel Core i7 processor family found on most many processor core portable PCs that are a similar age to it.

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Average Internal Memory

At 6 gigabytes, the Lenovo G50-45 has a relatively standard internal memory compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and type.

If you would prefer a notebook PC with a bigger internal memory then you might want to look at the HP Zbook 17 G2[plb_2966324_price] (8GB).

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Market Positioning
Colour
Product Type
Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Cache
Processor Thread
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Processor Model
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slot
Memory Layout
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Memory Card
Integrated Card Reader
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Installed
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Sensitive Screen
Panel Type
Display Brightness
Full HD
LED Backlight
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
Optical Drive
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Speaker Power
Built-In Speaker
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
WiFi Standard
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
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
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
Battery Capacity
Battery Cell Count
Battery
Security
Cable Lock Slot
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Manual
Certificates
RoHS Compliance
Other Features

Expert Reviews

(2)
10 November 2016

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The Everspring Flood Detector works reliably for monitoring sump pump water levels
The Aeon Labs Aeotec Water Sensor has a simple, but effective design especially given its 35 price tag
The Bonavita B 01002US coffee maker brews as well as premium machines but costs much less
It's also compact and easy to use and clean
Robust build
Everspring has almost no extra features that make its price tag seem worth it
The Aeotec has too few extra features to really stand out among the competition
With mostly plastic parts, the Bonavita B 01002US is less attractive and feels less durable than its moreexpensive competition
Instead of a thermal carafe, this coffee brewer comes with a glass pitcher and electric hot plate
Android application has limited number of customization options available
15 September 2015

L'acquisto di un computer portatile dal prezzo stracciato di solito richiede una buona dose di compromessi, e il nuovo G50-45 di Lenovo non fa eccezione. Ripaga con un display relativamente... Read more…

Brightest display
Lightest in class
Relatively fast hard drive
Very affordable
Casing and input devices good quality
Worstinclass battery life
Unresponsive keyboard
Disposable feel
Inferior screen
Hardly gaming suitable

User Reviews

(1)
Reviewed 22 September 2014 by Alexander V.
(Verified Purchase)

I researched YouTube videos on how to remove pre-installed apps, programs ,not needed files, how to load laptop faster. The results are awesome...

Quick, fast, keys nice feeling, loads fast
Since I haven't upgraded laptops for 6 years (I chose to rebuild two years back, which took more money than I paid for this laptop, so bad decision there), this sleek, slim, and lightweight laptop is
The transition between Windows 8's panel mode and traditional mode is seamless and quick, allowing you to quickly get to what you want while still allowing you to use your computer in a familiar way
The addition of a number pad on the keyboard is a little confusing, as the spacing I'm used to for the arrow keys and a much smaller enter button is different, but it's great since the music scoring s
The laptop is incredibly quiet and runs very cool, a great change from my old Inspiron's fan whirring to life every 10 minutes
None at this time
The speakers, although good, are on the bottom side of the laptop. This is disappointing, especially if you're consistently putting your laptop in your lap, which muffles the sound dramatically. When
There is no Windows code sticker, documentation, or installation disc included with the laptop
It is the worst laptop I have ever used. First of all I hate windows 8 and then on top of it's battery life is nothing may 2 hours maximum and the touch pad ughhhhh. . there is no precision. The mouse
Weird processor

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