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Lenovo G50-70 2 Core Intel Core I7-4xxx 1.8GHz 8GB 1TB HDD 15.6" Laptop

2 Intel Core I7-4xxx 1.8GHz 8GB Jul 2014
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14 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This laptop supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many portable PCs of this age and spec.

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Lenovo Portable PCs Have Good Reviews

We calculated the average reviews for all Lenovo portable PCs and also specifically for Lenovo medium processor core notebook PCs and found that in both cases Lenovo had good reviews compared to other manufacturers.

Intel Core I7 Processor Family

The Lenovo G50-70 has an Intel Core i7 processor family which is better than the Intel Core i5 processor family found on most notebook PCs that were launched more than two years ago. The best processor family of all portable PCs of a similar age and type to the G50-70 is Intel Core i7-3xxx and the worst is AMD C.

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Quite Big Total Storage Capacity

At 1,000 gigabyte, the Lenovo G50-70 has a fairly big total storage capacity compared to most of the other laptops of this age and type. Across all the portable PCs of this type and age the total storage capacity range from 1GB to 1.5TB, and the average total storage capacity is 520GB.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Lenovo G50-70 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than most notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to it. Most portable PCs that were released more than two years ago support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. In addition, this portable PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

This notebook PC's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is actually the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across all medium processor core notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the G50-70.

Across comparable types of notebook PC the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor is 133MHz.

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Quite Big Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 8 gigabytes, the Lenovo G50-70 has a fairly big internal memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to the G50-70. Across all the similar spec laptops that are a comparable age to the G50-70 the internal memory range from 1GB to 16GB.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

Like most of the other notebook PCs that were launched more than two years ago, the Lenovo G50-70 has a full-size keyboard.

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other laptops of this type and age, the Lenovo G50-70 has a front camera.

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Fairly Big Hard Drive Capacity

Comparable spec portable PCs that have been available for a similar time to the G50-70 have hard drive capacity of between 180GB and 1.5TB, and the average hard drive capacity is 590GB. The hard drive capacity of the Lenovo G50-70 of 1,000 gigabyte is one of the biggest amongst medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the G50-70.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This portable PC has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many similar spec portable PCs that have been around for more than two years.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This portable PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that came out around the same time as it.

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Very Big Cache Memory

The smallest cache memory of similar spec portable PCs that were launched more than two years ago is 1MB, the biggest is 4MB, and the average cache memory is 3MB. The Lenovo G50-70 has one of the biggest cache memories (4 megabytes) amongst comparable spec portable PCs of this age.

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Quite Big Processor Cache

The smallest processor cache of medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than two years is 0.51MB, the biggest is 4MB, and the average processor cache is 2.9MB. At 4 megabytes, the Lenovo G50-70 has a fairly big processor cache compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to the G50-70.

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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 launched around the same time as it.

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14 Reasons Against

Very Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

Medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for a similar time to the G50-70 have on-board graphics adapter base frequencies of between 200MHz and 650MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 370MHz. With an on-board graphics adapter base frequency of only 200 megahertz, the Lenovo G50-70 has a quite slow on-board graphics adapter base frequency compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the G50-70.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor

The smallest maximum internal memory supported by processor of notebook PCs of this age and spec is 4GB, the biggest is 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory supported by processor is 23GB. At only 16 gigabytes, the Lenovo G50-70 has a fairly small maximum internal memory supported by processor compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the G50-70.

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Very Short Battery Life

The shortest battery life of comparable spec notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the G50-70 is 2h and the longest is 4,400h. The Lenovo G50-70 has one of the shorter battery lifes (only 4 hours) amongst notebook PCs of this age.

If this laptop battery life is too short for you then you might want to look at the HP Pavilion 15 TouchSmart[plb_2418547_price] (4.45h).

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Only HDD Storage Medium

This laptop has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as 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.

If the storage medium of this notebook PC is not good enough for you then you might want to look at the T420s[pl_48433_price] (SSD), or the S540[pl_2433540_price] (SSD) both from Lenovo.

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This portable PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years.

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Quite Small Battery Capacity

With a battery capacity of only 32 watt-hours, the Lenovo G50-70 has a very small battery capacity compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years. The smallest battery capacity of medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago is 23Wh and the biggest is 100Wh.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This laptop Ethernet LAN data rate, which is the most frequently found Ethernet LAN data rate on medium processor core notebook PCs that were launched more than two years ago.

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Heavy

At 2.5 kilograms, the Lenovo G50-70 is quite heavy compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the G50-70. Comparable spec notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago have weights of between 300g and 3.8kg, and the average weight is 2.2kg.

Portable PCs with a heavier weight that might be worth considering include the Acer Aspire E5-571[plb_2373206_price] (2.5kg).

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

Most laptops of a similar age and type to the G50-70 do not have a touch sensitive screen. The Lenovo G50-70 is no exception to this as it too does not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Very Small Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)

The maximum internal memory (64-bit) of medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years range from 4GB to 32GB. With a maximum internal memory (64-bit) of only 8 gigabytes, the Lenovo G50-70 has one of the smaller maximum internal memory (64-bit) amongst similar spec laptops of this age.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory

The maximum internal memory of laptops that are a comparable age to the G50-70 range from 2GB to 32GB. At only 8 gigabytes, the Lenovo G50-70 has a quite small maximum internal memory compared to most of the other laptops that came out around the same time as the G50-70.

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Very Small Maximum Internal Memory

The smallest maximum internal memory of medium processor core notebook PCs that were launched more than two years ago is 8.1GB, the biggest is 33GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 25GB. The Lenovo G50-70 has a quite small maximum internal memory (only 16,384 megabytes) compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that are a similar age to the G50-70.

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Quite Slow Hard Drive Speed

The Lenovo G50-70 has one of the slower hard drive speeds (only 5,400 revolutions per minute) amongst comparable spec laptops of this age. Across all the medium processor core notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago the hard drive speeds range from 4,200 RPM to 7,200 RPM.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This notebook PC supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is typical of many notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as it.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo G50-70

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when Lenovo released the G50-70.

Average Screen Size

With a screen size of 15.6 inches, the Lenovo G50-70 has a pretty standard screen size compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the G50-70.

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Average Processor Clock Speed

At 1.8 gigahertz, the Lenovo G50-70 has a fairly standard processor clock speed compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable spec and age to the G50-70.

If you would prefer a portable PC with a faster processor clock speed then you might also want to look at the Asus X553MA[plb_2396589_price] (1.86GHz).

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour
Product Type
Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Cache
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Thread
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Processor Model
Processor Memory Channel
Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
Processor Memory Type
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Processor Lithography
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
PCI Express Configuration
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal 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
Aspect Ratio
3D Compatible
Full HD
LED Backlight
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Discrete Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
Optical Drive
Audio
Built-In Microphone
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
SATA III Connector
SATA Connector
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
Included Driver
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
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Insider
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Supported Instruction Set
Processor Code
Intel Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technology
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Smart Connect Technology Version
Intel AES New Instructions
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Life
Battery Capacity
Battery Cell Count
Battery
Power
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Manual
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology
Intel Virtualization Technology
Maximum Internal Memory
Cache Memory
Maximum Graphics Adapter Memory
Video Compression Format

Expert Reviews

(2)
15 October 2015

Initial impressions after 24hrs ? great machine, I am really pleased with this laptop. I spent ages looking at laptops, trying to find a good replacement for my old Toshiba. I wanted a reasonably... Read more…

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Respectable keyboard
Attractively designed case
Long battery life
Good variety of connections overall
Easy maintenance
Highly reflective display
Resolution could be higher
Severe blue cast
Almost no gaming performance
Only a combined microphoneheadphone jack

User Reviews

(2)
Reviewed 6 December 2011 by Anonymous
(Verified Purchase)

Put this in two servers and it sped up rendering of X windows over ssh. It was exactly what I needed...

Cheap works
Fits into a PCI-E 1 slot, outputs video to the screen. Does what I needed it to do. Not to mention it comes with a low profile bracket
There are none since it was DOA, what else can I say I tried it on the machine I hoped to install it on and another just to be sure. No output whatsoever
The one thing I was going to enjoy was the passive heatsink which on a HTPC would have been awesome
It's comfortable on the ears
None if used for what it's designed for
None that I've encountered
DOA What a disappointment Now I am out about 20 bucks to return this piece of junk I should have walked away at sight of the blue screen reviews. I thought that a nVidia chip, PCB and a passive heatsi
USB adapter
DOA
Reviewed 11 April 2015 by Tim S.
(Verified Purchase)

I'm considering purchasing another one for home to replace an older PC we use for web surfing and Office apps...

We purchased two PCs; One was needed interface with our lighting hardware in church (where a noisy fan would be noticed), and another one to function as a check-in PC. Both units run quietly and effic
Our unit has 16 of these and they all work very well as of right now. Fast, dual display port outs on the motherboard, US 3 front headers and they are dead silent
Nice all-in-one system. I'm a fan of Asus and this was a nice system for a office needing a touchscreen
Excellent - blue tooth capable ( built in ) awesome addition
Everything was as it should be. Great performance, beautiful case. Runs most games at ultra settings 1080p) with no problems at all
Half of ours had BSOD issues straight from Dell
This is a true mid tower form factor so if space is a condern, maybe look at a micro form factor
290w power supply limits what you can do with any add ons after the fact and this PSUMobo is not a standard 20 or 24 pin power plug
The packaging foam is not very sturdy, ordered 2 of these and one of them was shattered from shipping
Packing could have been better. The box that contained the mouse was basically destroyed; however, the mouse itself was fine. Also, the screws in the back of the case were basically stripped upon arri

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