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Lenovo G50 2 Core Intel Core I7-5xxx 2.4GHz 8GB 1TB HDD 15.6" Laptop

2 Intel Core I7-5xxx 2.4GHz 8GB Jan 2015
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15.6" HD Widescreen Display This display delivers bright, crisp visuals in 16:9 widescreen format and 1366 x 768 resolution.Epic Sound and Vision Thanks to its stereo speakers with Dolby Advanced... More
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12 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This notebook PC supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating modes, which is the most commonly supported processor operating modes on laptops of a similar spec and age to it.

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Very Big Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

When compared to other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the G50 that we have checked, the maximum on-board graphics adapter memory of the Lenovo G50 of 16 gigabytes is one of the biggest. Across all the medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago the maximum on-board graphics adapter memorys range from 1.7GB to 16GB.

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Lenovo Has Good Reviews for Its Laptops

We calculated the average ratings for all Lenovo notebook PCs and also specifically for Lenovo medium processor cores notebook PCs and found that in both cases Lenovo had good ratings compared to other brands.

Quite Big Total Storage Capacity

The Lenovo G50 has one of the bigger total storage capacitys (1,000 gigabyte) amongst portable PCs of this age. Across all the laptops that have been on the market for more than two years the total storage capacitys range from 1GB to 1.5TB.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Lenovo G50 supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most portable PCs that were launched more than two years ago. This portable PC supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most portable PCs that were launched around the same time as it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. This Lenovo portable PC also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

A 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all similar spec laptops that came out more than two years ago.

A 133MHz processor memory clock speed is the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across similar types of laptop.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Lenovo G50 has a full-size keyboard, unlike most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar age to the G50 which do not have a full-size keyboard.

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other notebook PCs of this spec and age, the Lenovo G50 has a front camera.

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Quite Big Hard Drive Capacity

At 1,000 gigabyte, the Lenovo G50 has a quite big hard drive capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the G50. Across all the medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago the hard drive capacitys range from 250GB to 1.5TB.

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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 medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to it.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This notebook PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most commonly found operating system architecture on similar spec notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as it.

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Fairly Big Processor Cache

The Lenovo G50 has a quite big processor cache (4 megabytes) compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that have been around for a similar time to the G50. The processor caches of similar spec laptops that are a comparable age to the G50 range from 0.51MB to 4MB, and the average processor cache is 3MB.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slots

This portable PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slots, which is the most frequently found memory slots on laptops of a comparable age and type to it.

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8 Reasons Against

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

The on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s of portable PCs of this spec and age range from 660MHz to 1,300MHz. With an on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) of only 950 megahertz, the Lenovo G50 has a fairly slow on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this type and age.

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Very Short Battery Life (max)

Across all the laptops of this age and type the battery life (max)s range from 2h to 5,200h, and the average battery life (max) is 31h. The Lenovo G50 has a quite short battery life (max) (only 4 hours) compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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Only HDD Storage Media

This portable PC has an HDD storage media, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this type and age. 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 portable PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many medium processor cores notebook PCs that were launched more than two years ago.

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Heavy

With a weight of 2.5 kilograms, the Lenovo G50 is one of the heavier medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age. Across all the comparable spec laptops that were launched around the same time as the G50 the weights range from 300g to 3.8kg.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

Most laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to the G50 do not have a touchscreen. The Lenovo G50 is no exception to this as it too does not have a touchscreen.

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Very Low Front Camera Resolution (numeric)

Medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago have front camera resolution (numeric)s of between 0.3MP and 1,300MP, and the average front camera resolution (numeric) is 2.9MP. At only 0.3 megapixels, the Lenovo G50 has a fairly low front camera resolution (numeric) compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the G50.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This notebook PC supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is the most commonly supported bluetooth version on portable PCs of this age and spec.

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5 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo G50

Released Over Two Years Ago

Lenovo released the G50 over two years ago.

Average Processor Frequency

At 2.4 gigahertz, the Lenovo G50 has a pretty standard processor frequency compared to most of the other laptops of this age and type.

If this Lenovo laptop processor frequency is not fast enough for you then you might also want to consider the HP ProBook 650 G1[plb_2949828_price] (2.5GHz) which also has a higher rating.

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Average Internal Memory

The Lenovo G50 has a relatively typical internal memory (8 gigabytes) compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the G50.

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Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 15.6 inches, the Lenovo G50 has a pretty typical display diagonal compared to most of the other portable PCs of this spec and age.

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Intel Core I7-5xxx Processor Family

The Lenovo G50 has an Intel Core i7-5xxx processor family which is better than the Intel Core i5 processor family found on most laptops of this age and type.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour of Product
Product Type
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
System Bus Rate
Processor Threads
Processor Boost 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
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Slots Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Configurable TDP-Down Frequency
Stepping
PCI Express Configurations
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory Form Factor
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slots
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Aspect Ratio
LED Backlight
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter
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 Resolution (numeric)
Front Camera
Networking
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
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
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Full-Size 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)
Supported Instruction Sets
Processor Code
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Intel® Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Intel® OS Guard
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel Smart Response Technology Version
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel® Smart Cache
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) Version
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Life (max)
Security
Password Protection
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Manual
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)

Expert Reviews

(14)
6 August 2015

The Lenovo G50-45 is a very affordable notebook with a bright display and lightweight design, but its keyboard and short battery life sour the experience...

16 December 2014

Updated as on December 2014. Don't forget to bookmark this page, as we will be updating it regularly.Laptops may still be priced more than other devices but the configuration has constantly been... Read more…

10 September 2014

Lenovo IdeaPad G50-45 It goes without saying that miracles cannot be expected from a laptop for around 370 Euros (300 Euros without an operating system). Therefore, it is even more astounding how...

21 September 2014

Un bon rapport qualité/prix grâce à la touche AMD ? Pour un peu moins de 370 euros, Lenovo propose un modèle d'entrée de gamme au patronyme de G50-45, non sans intérêt : processeur... Read more…

30 March 2015

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User Reviews

(405)
Reviewed 25 March 2015 by Scott C.

The BIOS and boot options are accessed by booting from a power button hidden next to the power port; there is no keyboard code for entering the BIOS. The wired LAN port has an attached flap - this... Read more…

Reviewed 19 April 2015 by Debbie C.
(Verified Purchase)

Broadcom Wifi Driver for W7 Broadcom Bluetooth Driver for W7 Broadcom Wifi Lan Software for Keyboard Switch to Work...

Reviewed 30 May 2015 by Inanc A.
(Verified Purchase)

Replaced the HDD with an SSD. First, installed the Windows 8.1 OS from scratch with the UEFI support option; went smoothly. Then, installed the OS from scratch with the legacy support option; also... Read more…

Reviewed 6 June 2015 by Corey A.
(Verified Purchase)

I bought this laptop for work. I am a graduate student and mostly use the computer for Microsoft office and image analysis on ImageJ. The processor is snappy, it boots quickly, and has no issue... Read more…

Reviewed 22 April 2015 by Anonymous
(Verified Purchase)

Newegg rules. -Shipped at lightening speed (i had it in my home in less than 48 hours) -Packed well/safely -This price is unreal. For what I received, I can't believe I only paid $450. Newegg... Read more…

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