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64-Bit Processor Operating Mode
This portable PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most frequently supported processor operating mode on laptops that have been available for around the same time as it.
On average Lenovo medium processor core laptops have good ratings compared to other manufacturers as do all laptops produced by Lenovo.
Quite Big Total Storage Capacity
Similar spec portable PCs that were launched around the same time as the G50-70 have total storage capacity of between 32GB and 2TB. With a total storage capacity of 1,000 gigabyte, the Lenovo G50-70 has one of the bigger total storage capacity amongst comparable spec portable PCs of this age.
If this portable PC total storage capacity is too small for you then you might want to consider the DELL XPS 15 (£865.41) (1TB).
1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The Lenovo G50-70 supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most notebook PCs of a similar type and age to it. This notebook PC supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most similar spec notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed.
A 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed is actually the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across all notebook PCs of this age and type.
Across comparable types of laptop the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor is 133MHz.
Intel Core I5 Processor Family
The Lenovo G50-70 has an Intel Core i5 processor family which is better than the Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family found on most portable PCs of a similar spec and age to it. Laptops of a similar spec and age to the G50-70 processor families range from AMD E (worst) to Intel Core i7-3xxx (best).
Portable PCs with a better processor family that might also be worth looking at include the HP 15 (Intel Core i7-4xxx).
Has a Full-Size Keyboard
Like most of the other medium processor core laptops that came out around the same time as the G50-70, the Lenovo G50-70 has a full-size keyboard.
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Has a Front Camera
Like most of the other medium processor core laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the G50-70, the Lenovo G50-70 has a front camera.
Fairly Big Hard Drive Capacity
When compared to other notebook PCs of this spec and age, the Lenovo G50-70's hard drive capacity of 1,000 gigabyte is one of the biggest. The smallest hard drive capacity of comparable spec laptops that are a similar age to the G50-70 is 250GB and the biggest is 2TB.
L3 Processor Cache
This portable PC has a L3 processor cache, which is typical of many laptops of a comparable age and type to it.
Fairly Big Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
The Lenovo G50-70 has a fairly big maximum internal memory (64-bit) (16 gigabytes) compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable type and age to the G50-70. The average maximum internal memory (64-bit) of medium processor core laptops that are a similar age to the G50-70 is 13GB.
Fairly Big Maximum Internal Memory
With a maximum internal memory of 16 gigabytes, the Lenovo G50-70 has one of the bigger maximum internal memory amongst medium processor core laptops of this age. The smallest maximum internal memory of medium processor core laptops that have been available for more than a year is 2GB, the biggest is 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 13GB.
802.11g WiFi Standard
The Lenovo G50-70 has an 802.11g WiFi standard which is better than most medium processor core laptops that have been available for more than a year. Most comparable spec notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to it have an 802.11n WiFi standard. Similar spec portable PCs that were launched around the same time as the G50-70 WiFi standards range from 802.11ad to 802.11n.
2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot
This notebook PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is typical of many portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as it.
GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type
This portable PC has a GDDR3 discrete graphics memory type, which is typical of many medium processor core laptops that have been around for more than a year.
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Only HDD Storage Medium
This laptop has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many medium processor core laptops that came out 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.
Quite Slow Processor Clock Speed
With a processor clock speed of only 1.7 gigahertz, the Lenovo G50-70 has a fairly slow processor clock speed compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the G50-70. The processor clock speeds of medium processor core laptops that were released one year ago range from 0.8GHz to 3.3GHz, and the average processor clock speed is 2.1GHz.
If you are looking for a laptop with a faster processor clock speed then you might want to look at the Samsung ATIV Book 9 (1.8GHz and higher rated).
Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution
This laptop has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many similar spec portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as it.
Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen
The Lenovo G50-70 does not have a touch sensitive screen. Most of the other portable PCs of a similar type and age to the G50-70 also do not have a touch sensitive screen.
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Portable PCs of this age and type have weights of between 940g and 14kg, and the average weight is 2.1kg. With a weight of 2.5 kilograms, the Lenovo G50-70 is one of the heavier notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the G50-70 amongst laptops of this age.
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