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Lenovo Y50 4 Core Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.5GHz 16GB 1TB Hdd 15.6" Laptop

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4 Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.5GHz 16GB Jul 2013
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Featuring powerful Intel i7 processing, NVIDIA graphics and a wealth of high-end features, the Lenovo Y50 15.6"Gaming Laptop is a serious gaming powerhouse. Highlights - Powerful NVIDIA graphics... More
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Lenovo Has Good Reviews for Its Laptops

Lenovo many processor core portable PCs have good ratings on average and across all laptops Lenovo is one of the superior manufacturers.

1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution of the Lenovo Y50 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than a 1366 x 768 pixels laptop, which is the most frequently found display resolution.

This portable PC's display resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is in fact the best display resolution across all notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the Y50.

A 1366 x 768 pixels display resolution is the worst display resolution across similar types of portable PC.

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Quite Fast Processor Clock Speed

The Lenovo Y50 has a fairly fast processor clock speed (2.5 gigahertz) compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as the Y50. The average processor clock speed of many processor core portable PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the Y50 is 2.2GHz, and the processor clock speeds range from 1GHz to 3GHz.

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Quite Big Internal Memory

At 16 gigabytes, the Lenovo Y50 has a quite big internal memory compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that were launched more than two years ago. The smallest internal memory of portable PCs that were released more than two years ago is 2GB and the biggest is 32GB.

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Intel Core I7 Processor Family

This portable PC has an Intel Core i7-4xxx processor family, which is the most frequently found processor family on portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to it.

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Quite Big On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

With an on-board graphics adapter memory of 4,000 megabytes, the Lenovo Y50 has a quite big on-board graphics adapter memory compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the Y50. The smallest on-board graphics adapter memory of many processor core portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Y50 is 64MB and the biggest is 4GB.

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Three Point Five Headphone Out Ports

The Lenovo Y50 has more headphone out ports than most of the many processor core portable PCs that were launched more than two years ago. Most of the similar spec portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Y50 only have between one and three headphone out ports, however this Lenovo notebook PC has three point five headphone out ports.

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Fairly Big Internal Memory

The average internal memory of laptops of this age and spec is 6.3GB, and the internal memory range from 2GB to 16GB. The Lenovo Y50 has a quite big internal memory (16,000 megabytes) compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that came out around the same time as the Y50.

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Fairly Fast Processor Clock Speed

With a processor clock speed of 2,500 megahertz, the Lenovo Y50 has one of the faster processor clock speeds amongst portable PCs of this age. Across all the many processor core portable PCs that were launched more than two years ago the processor clock speeds range from 1,300MHz to 2,600MHz.

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Quite Big Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory

The average discrete graphics adapter memory of many processor core portable PCs that were released more than two years ago is 2.4GB, and the discrete graphics adapter memory range from 1GB to 8.2GB. At 4,000 megabytes, the Lenovo Y50 has a quite big discrete graphics adapter memory compared to most of the other laptops that were released more than two years ago.

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3 USB Version

This portable PC has a 3 USB version, which is typical of many many processor core portable PCs that have been available for a similar time to it.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This laptop has a gddr5 discrete graphics memory type, which is typical of many laptops that have been around for a similar time to it.

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HDD Storage Medium

This notebook PC has an HDD storage medium, which is the most frequently found storage medium on many processor core portable PCs that were released around the same time as it.

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7 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Front Camera

Most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to the Y50 have a front camera, however the Lenovo Y50 does not have a front camera.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The Lenovo Y50 does not have a full-size keyboard, unlike most of the other many processor core portable PCs that are a comparable age to the Y50 which have a full-size keyboard.

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Only One Built-In Speaker

Most comparable spec laptops that have been around for around the same time as the Y50 have between one and three built-in speakers, including the Lenovo Y50 which has one built-in speaker.

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Only One Speaker

The Lenovo Y50 is a one speaker portable PC.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

The Lenovo Y50 does not have a touch sensitive screen, although keep in mind that most of the other laptops of this age and type also do not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This laptop Ethernet LAN data rate, which is typical of many laptops of a similar spec and age to it.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This portable PC supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is the most commonly supported Bluetooth version on portable PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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6 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo Y50

Released Over Three Years Ago

Lenovo released the Y50 over three years ago.

Average Total Storage Capacity

At 1,000 gigabyte, the Lenovo Y50 has a relatively standard total storage capacity compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the Y50.

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Average Screen Size

With a screen size of 15.6 inches, the Lenovo Y50 has a relatively average screen size compared to most of the other laptops of this spec and age.

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Average Weight

The Lenovo Y50 has a fairly standard weight (2.4 kilograms) compared to most of the other portable PCs that are a similar age to the Y50.

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HDD Storage Medium

This laptop has an hdd storage medium, which is typical of many laptops of a similar type 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.

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Average Battery Life

The Lenovo Y50 has a relatively standard battery life (5 hours) compared to most of the other laptops of a similar age and type to the Y50.

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Specification

Design
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Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Processor Technology
Processor
Processor Cache
Processor Cache
Processor Model
Processor Clock Speed
Memory
Internal Memory
Internal Memory
Internal Memory Size
Hard Drive
Storage Medium
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Integrated Card Reader
Memory Card Slot
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Screen
Touch Technology
Display Manufacturer
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Maximum Resolution
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
DVD Drive Compatibility
CD-RW/DVD-ROM Interface
Optical Drive
DVD Drive
Audio
Audio System
Built-In Microphone
Speaker
Built-In Speaker
Built-In Speaker
Audio System
Camera
Built-In Camera
Networking
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
WiFi Standard
Wireless LAN Connection
Bluetooth
Integrated Wireless LAN
Ports & Interfaces
Wireless Communication Version
USB Port
Headphone Connection
Headphone Out Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
HDMI Port
ESATA/USB 3.0 Port
ESATA/USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Port
Keyboard
Backlit Keyboard
Built-In Touchpad
Keyboard
Operating System/software
Operating System
Bundled Software
Battery
Battery Life
Battery Cell Count
Battery
Battery Cell
Power
External Power Adapter
Security
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Manual
Technical Details
Display
Built-In Optical Drive
Wireless Feature
Other Features
Ethernet Specification
Stereo Sound
Supplied Battery
Wireless Standard
Memory Type
Speaker
Graphics Adapter Interface
Graphics Adapter Manufacturer
Display
Storage Capacity
USB Version
Internal Memory
Audio Output
HDMI Port
Compatible Operating System
Display Diagonal
Ethernet Interface Type
Wireless Transmission
Dimensions
Main Camera Resolution
Graphics Adapter Family
Graphics Adapter
Wireless Technology
Integrated Graphics Adapter (UMA/GMA)
Display
Battery Type
Speaker
Weight
Type
Security Feature

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Expert Reviews

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18 October 2015

The Lenovo Y50 is a good-value gaming laptop, and a pretty aggressive competitor to other laptops in this class like the Acer V Nitro and the various MSI options around the price, including the...

21 July 2015

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Lenovo's bundle can still be called solid. An elegant and fancy design envelops the powerful hardware inside, which can easily handle everyday multimedia and gaming. Instead of a TN panel, the IPS...

13 April 2015

Here's a question we get a lot: ?What's the best cheap gaming laptop?? Trying to answer that is tantamount to trying to recommend a budget, luxurious sports car. Lenovo, however, is hoping to... Read more…

1 April 2015

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User Reviews

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Reviewed 19 September 2013 by Richard F.

In addition to the Asus Z87-PLUS Motherboard and Intel i7 4770K CPU, I installed a Corsair TX650M 650W power supply, Corsair CMZ8GX3M2A1600C8 memory (4 GB x 2) Cas Latency 8, Timing 8-8-8-24,... Read more…

Reviewed 14 June 2014 by MYRADEL A.
(Verified Purchase)

I was debating on purchasing this laptop or the 510P that runs SLI graphics. I have to say after trying out both I'm happy I went with the Y50. Its slimmer, lighter, uses less battery, and runs... Read more…

Reviewed 4 September 2014 by Howard J.
(Verified Purchase)

With a few pretty simple tweaks and upgrades, this laptop is easily the best in its class. 1. Upgrade the screen. This is the top complaint about this laptop. For about $80 you can ditch the TN... Read more…

Reviewed 18 August 2014 by Tyler D.
(Verified Purchase)

The BIOS turn me off, as they are so buggy and offer very little in the way of actually changing anything, although that's probably more of an issue with InsydeH20 BIOS and not the manufacturer,... Read more…

Reviewed 9 April 2014 by Steve B.
(Verified Purchase)

I used Classic Shell to customize my start menu and what a difference it has made. This machine is very fast and and well built. It deserves 5 eggs!

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