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Lenovo B50-30

Lenovo B50-30 2 Core Intel Celeron 1.86GHz 4GB 320GB HDD 15.6" Laptop

2 Intel Celeron 1.86GHz 4GB Jul 2014
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The optional display delivers bright, crisp visuals in 16:9 widescreen format in Full HD (1920 x 1080) or HD (1366 x 768) resolution. Whether you choose integrated Intel HD, NVIDIA GeForce or AMD... More
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7 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This portable PC supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a similar type and age to it.

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Lenovo Portable PCs Have Good Reviews

Lenovo is one of the superior portable PC manufacturers according to average reviews from users and experts, and Lenovo also has good reviews for its medium processor cores notebook PCs.

1,066MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Lenovo B50-30 supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most notebook PCs of this type and age. This portable PC supports a 1,066MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most notebook PCs of this age and type support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. The worst memory clock speeds supported by processor of all medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the B50-30 is 133MHz and the best is 1,600MHz.

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years, the Lenovo B50-30 has a front camera.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

This laptop has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is the most commonly found wi-Fi standards on portable PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to it.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This notebook PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many comparable spec notebook PCs that are a similar age to it.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slots

This notebook PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slots, which is typical of many medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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20 Reasons Against

Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)

The average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) of medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the B50-30 is 1,100MHz, and the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s range from 660MHz to 1,300MHz. When compared to other notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago that we have checked the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) of, the Lenovo B50-30's on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) of only 756 megahertz is one of the slowest.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor

Across all the medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the B50-30 the maximum internal memory supported by processors range from 2GB to 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory supported by processor is 23GB. At only 8 gigabytes, the Lenovo B50-30 has a very small maximum internal memory supported by processor compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been available for a similar time to the B50-30.

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Only Two Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)s

The Lenovo B50-30 is a notebook PC that uses two number of displays supported (on-board graphics)s. Most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for a similar time to the B50-30 use two number of displays supported (on-board graphics)s.

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

The Lenovo B50-30 is a one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity notebook PC. Most of the other notebook PCs of this age and spec have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys.

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Only Two Total Number of SATA Connectorss

The Lenovo B50-30 is a two total number of SATA connectors laptop.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The Lenovo B50-30 does not have a full-size keyboard. Most of the other laptops of a similar age and spec to the B50-30 also do not have a full-size keyboard.

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Very Short Battery Life (max)

The shortest battery life (max) of comparable spec notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the B50-30 is 2h, the longest is 5,200h, and the average battery life (max) is 31h. With a battery life (max) of only 5 hours, the Lenovo B50-30 has a fairly short battery life (max) compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to the B50-30.

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Only HDD Storage Media

This portable PC has an HDD storage media, which is typical of many laptops that have been available for a similar time 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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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This notebook PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar age to it.

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Only Intel Celeron Processor Family

The Lenovo B50-30 has an Intel Celeron processor family which is better than most similar spec portable PCs that have been on the market for more than two years. Most portable PCs of a similar age and type to it have an Intel Core i5 processor family. Across all portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the B50-30 the processor family ranges from AMD C (worst) to Intel Core i7-3xxx (best).

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Quite Small Processor Cache

The Lenovo B50-30 has one of the smallest processor caches (only 1 megabyte) amongst laptops of this age. The processor caches of laptops of a comparable age and spec to the B50-30 range from 0.51MB to 4MB.

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Very Small Hard Drive Capacity

The hard drive capacitys of notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to the B50-30 range from 250GB to 1.5TB, and the average hard drive capacity is 590GB. At only 320 gigabytes, the Lenovo B50-30 has a fairly small hard drive capacity compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the B50-30.

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Quite Small Battery Capacity

The battery capacitys of portable PCs that have been available for a similar time to the B50-30 range from 3mAh to 14,000mAh, and the average battery capacity is 3,800mAh. At only 2,200 milliamperes * hour, the Lenovo B50-30 has a fairly small battery capacity compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the B50-30.

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Only Two Processor Threadss

The Lenovo B50-30 is a two processor threads portable PC. Most of the other portable PCs of a similar type and age to the B50-30 have between two and three processor threadss.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This portable PC ethernet LAN data rates, which is typical of many similar spec portable PCs that have been available for a comparable time to it.

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Only One USB 3.0 Port

The Lenovo B50-30 is a one USB 3.0 port laptop.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

The Lenovo B50-30 does not have a touchscreen. Most of the other portable PCs that came out around the same time as the B50-30 also do not have a touchscreen.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)

The Lenovo B50-30 has one of the smaller maximum internal memory (64-bit)s (only 8 gigabytes) amongst comparable spec notebook PCs of this age. Notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years have maximum internal memory (64-bit)s of between 2GB and 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory (64-bit) is 12GB.

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Quite Slow Processor Boost Frequency

Laptops of a similar age and spec to the B50-30 have processor boost frequencys of between 1.3GHz and 3.7GHz. The Lenovo B50-30 has a very slow processor boost frequency (only 2.13 gigahertz) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the B50-30.

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Only L2 Processor Cache

The Lenovo B50-30 has a better processor cache level than most portable PCs that came out around the same time as it. This notebook PC has a L2 processor cache, whereas most laptops that were released more than two years ago have a L3 processor cache.

A L2 processor cache is in fact the worst processor cache level across all portable PCs of this type and age.

Across similar types of notebook PC the best processor cache level is L3.

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6 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo B50-30

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when Lenovo released the B50-30.

Average Display Diagonal

The Lenovo B50-30 has a fairly standard display diagonal (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar age and spec to the B50-30.

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Average Internal Memory

At 4 gigabytes, the Lenovo B50-30 has a pretty typical internal memory compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the B50-30.

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Average Weight

With a weight of 2.2 kilograms, the Lenovo B50-30 has a pretty average weight compared to most of the other portable PCs of this spec and age.

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Average Processor Frequency

With a processor frequency of 1.86 gigahertz, the Lenovo B50-30 has a pretty standard processor frequency compared to most of the other portable PCs that came out more than two years ago.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 320 gigabytes, the Lenovo B50-30 has a fairly standard total storage capacity compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this spec and age.

If this medium processor cores notebook PC total storage capacity is not big enough for you then you might want to consider the Lenovo B50[plb_2478103_price] (500GB) which is also higher rated.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Market Positioning
Colour of Product
Product Type
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Cache
Processor Threads
Processor Boost Frequency
Processor Model
Processor Memory Channel
Processor Memory Clock Speed
Processor Memory Type
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Processor Lithography
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Slots Version
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
Scenario Design Power (SDP)
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
ECC Supported by Processor
FSB Parity
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory Form Factor
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slots
Memory Layout (slots X Size)
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Aspect Ratio
LED Backlight
Display Surface
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Burst Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
Optical Drive Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Number of Built-In Speakers
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
3G
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Ports Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Total Number of SATA Connectors
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Windows Keys
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® Rapid Start Technology
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® Smart Response Technology
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (Intel® MST)
Intel® Active Management Technology (Intel® AMT)
Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio)
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel® Insider™
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Processor Code
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Embedded Options Available
Execute Disable Bit
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Smart Connect Technology Version
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Life (max)
Battery Capacity
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Security
Cable Lock Slot Type
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Manual
Other Features
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)

Expert Reviews

(2)
5 May 2015

Plenty of laptop for the money ? including a 500GB hard disk - for less than £200...

Design, price, storage
Comfortable and sensible keyboard
Subtle and smart design
Bargain price
15 inches for little money
3D camera
Sluggish performance
Poor lowresolution screen
Average battery life
Below average performance
12 March 2015

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User Reviews

(2)
Reviewed 19 January 2015 by Karen S.
(Verified Purchase)

One can spend twice as much elsewhere and not be satisfied. Check out this unit...

Very reliable manufacturer with a strong pedigree. Excellent battery time--fast enough, both in clockspeed and what have you. Feels substantial, keyboard easy, touchscreen versatile. Has Webcam, mic,
Excellent value
Sleek design, does what a computer should. Touch screen is fun, except when the kids are around
Little bit of bloatware, but after running freeware IoBit Uninstaller no probs still much storage and much to recommend
After about 35 days of ownership, the left mouse button sticks in the "clicked" position and the track pad operates erratically
Reviewed 1 December 2014 by Dr. Rajarshi Raha
(Verified Purchase)

Not good. You have to push the keys very hard so that you don't miss letters or numbers. Touch typing is difficult. The battery doesn't charge properly. The charger is temperamental. The battery... Read more…

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