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Lenovo G50 4 Core AMD a 2GHz 8GB 1TB Hybrid-HDD 15.6" Laptop

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21 Reasons For

Average Owner Reviews

People who bought this Lenovo notebook PC rated this notebook PC 76% on average.

Good Size

A number of people who purchased the product mentioned that it was thin. Amazon Customer mentioned three years ago “Great laptop, slim mat black and light” . Anton Morse scored it 5 stars and he mentioned on Amazon “It is very slim and light.”. Anton Morse also said “That's the nature of the slim touchpad style”.

Several people wrote in their reviews that the Lenovo G50 was lightweight. Two years ago Keith M wrote “It's slimline and lightweight and has a clear sharp display on its own screen” in his review of this laptop. Ollie the Red mentioned in his review of this laptop on Amazon “Lightweight, does what is expected of it” and rated this laptop 5 stars. S P Mead said on Amazon “This is a light-weight machine”.

A few Lenovo G50 owners considered that it was heavy and bulky. Andy Spanswick said on Amazon “It is light (not heavy) and the size is great” in his review and gave the product a score of 80 out of 100. Two years ago Dk said “Though, I'm not using it for heavy gaming”. Huw mentioned in their Lenovo G50 review in the same month “It is not heavy so I use it on my lap” and rated it as excellent.

Four Lenovo G50 owners who bought the Lenovo G50 concluded that it was a good size. Ern mentioned “The keyboard is a good size, which makes that the numeric keyboard section” in their review of this laptop. Mrs M Mcnally mentioned two years ago “Good size screen which I need as eyesight not what it used to be! Excellent value! Love it!”.

Some customers said in their reviews that the Lenovo G50 was a good weight. Paul Alcock he wrote on Amazon “Nice light weight laptop - the only hitch I have” in his review.

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Robust

Several customers who purchased the product concluded that it was well made. A. M. Robinson mentioned “Feels solid and no problems regarding "flexible" keyboard highlighted by other reviewers”. Amazon Customer wrote on Amazon “The built in microphone doesn't work reliably”. Amazon Customer also wrote “It feels very solid so I dont feel scared carrying it around in my bag”.

Eight customers concluded that the Lenovo G50 was reliable. Chinatown Blue rated it 4 stars and wrote three years ago “It will be easy enough to replace that with something more reliable”. Gerard O'doherty said in his review two years ago “Your trusty home screen is now an app on the 'funky' start screen” . Griffin mentioned “Reliable most of the time” and gave it a rating of 5 stars.

Some customers wrote in their reviews that the Lenovo G50 was strong and durable. Amazon Customer said on Amazon “Good laptop that I can take around with me at uni - Very sturdy and does all the basics well!”. Two years ago Gerard O'doherty wrote “That's not a concern since the keys themselves are very secure, so if the little rubber bits they press down on are durable, all will be well” in his review of this laptop. Griffin said in their Lenovo G50 review on Amazon “It's reliable, sturdy” and gave it an excellent rating.

Some Lenovo G50 owners who reviewed it said that it was easy to damage or scratch. Ian Eggleton said “It doesn't cover accidental damage or anything simple like that, in fact I'm not sure what it does cover”. Two years ago Reece wrote “Also my G key is broken (Still works however does not press in properly” in their review of the Lenovo G50. V said on Amazon “The track pad is completely broken at this point”.

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Acceptable Noise Level

A number of Lenovo G50 reviewers mentioned in their reviews that it was quiet. Three years ago Chinatown Blue wrote in their review of this laptop on Amazon “Nifty, quiet and competent”. Chinatown Blue also wrote “It boots in pretty quickly, runs very quietly indeed”. Cmar wrote in their review of this laptop “Was going to buy this until I heard about the Superfish spyware that Lenovo have been quietly installing on their products”.

A few customers who reviewed the Lenovo G50 thought it was noisy. Daniel gave the product a score of 4 stars and he said “The screen quality is ok The sounds is loud and ok It looks nice Its quite thin It upgrades to windows 10 flawlessly using the media creation tool installation method” in his review.

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Reasonably Priced

Several people who reviewed the Lenovo G50 agreed that it was good value for money. Adlerinternational said “Great price and functionality for business” and scored this laptop 4 stars. Alice said in her review of this laptop on Amazon “For the price it's a pretty nice laptop”. Amazon Customer wrote in their review of this laptop on Amazon two years ago “Not bad for the price”.

A few Lenovo G50 owners mentioned in their reviews that it was a bargain for the price. Anthony R. Mackin wrote in his Lenovo G50 review two years ago “Is a cheap laptop”. Also two years ago Bb mentioned “A brilliant bargain”. In the same month Bob scored it very highly and he mentioned on Amazon “High quality laptop despite bargain price” in his review of the Lenovo G50.

A few people who reviewed it concluded that it was cheap. Angelus mentioned three years ago “On the whole, though, I think it makes an ideal low-cost machine for someone who just browses the web, emails” in their Lenovo G50 review and rated it 4 stars. Bromhead wrote on Amazon “Good Budget Laptop” in their review of the Lenovo G50. Two years ago Keith M wrote “I bought this laptop after searching in Google for "best buy budget laptops”.

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Good Battery Life

A few Lenovo G50 owners agreed that this laptop had a good battery life. Abigails Shop wrote in their review “Its battery lasts for hours befor needing charging” . Andy Spanswick he said in his review “Laptop works great, does everything I need and the battery is good”. Cam mentioned on Amazon “Had it for 9 months then had to return it as it would no longer charge and it wasn't the battery” in their Lenovo G50 review.

Easy to Use

Some Lenovo G50 reviewers who reviewed this laptop agreed that it was easy to use. Amazon Customer wrote “On a more practical note it has a shiny screen that is difficult to use because of the reflections” in their review. Amazon Customer also wrote “It was much easier to use - the display was much brighter”. Amazon Customer also said “Once you get used to windows 8 its a lot easier to use! Feels very large, I would probably go with something a little smaller next time”.

Several people who bought the product considered that it was easy to setup. Coincidence vs Fate gave the product a score of 4 stars and wrote on Amazon “As I work in IT it was fairly straightforward to set up.” in their review of the Lenovo G50. Colin M. Willmott scored the Lenovo G50 very highly and he said in his review of the Lenovo G50 on Amazon two years ago “This laptop was easy to set up for use and considering i had never used a Lenovo Laptop before”. Emily Doyle said “It came looking better than expected and was easy to set up” in her review of the Lenovo G50.

Some customers considered that it was easy to use the menus. Bill Crawford wrote in his review of this laptop on Amazon “Not very keen on Windows 8 / the settings - eg I seem to be directed to Bing as my default search engine, when I would prefer Google”. Jay Hay mentioned “It will play Elite Dangerous on medium quality settings at full frame rate without the fans kicking in” in his Lenovo G50 review and gave it an excellent review score. Sparkz scored it very highly and mentioned in their review on Amazon “Yes you wont be able to play the latest games on ultra high settings”.

A few customers who reviewed the product agreed that it had a good experience. Two years ago Fraser Mcconnell said “They did not quibble so they were the only positive part of this experience” however they only gave it a score of 1 stars. Three years ago Sassy Brit said on Amazon “If you like watching films then you can get a good multimedia experience with the built-in HDMI out port, which connects your laptop up to a HDTV, monitor or projector” and rated the Lenovo G50 as excellent. Sparkz said “I'm reviewing this as someone who has nearly 20 years experience with computers”.

Several Lenovo G50 owners wrote in their reviews that it was comfortable and easy to hold. Mr Singh gave it a rating of 4 stars and he wrote on Amazon “The keyboard is very responsive and feels comfortable to the touch” in his review. Phil998 wrote on Amazon “Found keyboard comfortable, good screen, lightweight, all working well so far” in their review of the Lenovo G50 and scored the product 4 stars. Spencer Clark said on Amazon two years ago “If you are comfortable or capable with removing the necessary programs then by all means, risk it.” although he rated it 1 stars.

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Good Connectivity

Some customers reckoned that the product was able to connect to the internet. Adlerinternational said “Before you start to connect to internet, you are strongly advised all unnecessary pre-installed software whose function is merely gather information from laptop about usage patters, browsing preference”. Asocrates mentioned in their review on Amazon “It soon found the wifi router and connected to the internet easily” and gave it a score of 4 stars. M. Maktari said on Amazon “Saying that, its good for easy surfing the internet, emails, typing reports, excell.”.

A few customers wrote in their reviews that this laptop was wifi compatible. Three years ago Jay Bee wrote in his Lenovo G50 review on Amazon “Touchpad is extremely sensitive and I've experimented with a wireless Logitech keyboard too; excellent result”. Keith M wrote on Amazon “Gives me a reliable fast wireless connection every time” in his Lenovo G50 review. Lawrenzo said “Very little noise and with perfect Wi-Fi reception from deep inside my apartment with the router on the hotel's reception desk” in their review of this laptop.

Some Lenovo G50 reviewers mentioned that it was good in terms of USB connections. Adlerinternational wrote in their review of this laptop on Amazon “There are 3 ports for USB”. Sassy Brit wrote on Amazon “It connected easily to the internet, Bluetooth and has 2 USB 3.00 ports” in their review of this laptop. Three years ago The Lambanana mentioned in their review of this laptop “It has three USB ports and a HDMI output”.

Several customers who purchased the product concluded that it was good in terms of HDMI connections. Claus Heinrich wrote in their review on Amazon “Make you look, like the serious businessmen, you are! Gold plated HDMI” and rated the product 5 stars. Keith M said on Amazon “I can connect it to my TV with a cheap HDMI lead, losing none of its resolution”. In January last year Sandy mentioned “Good sized screen and plenty of HDMI ports and USB connectivity have had for 18 months”.

Three customers who bought this laptop agreed that it had email functionality. Two years ago Coincidence vs Fate mentioned “Is more than adequate for surfing, emailing and banking which is really all my Dad does on his laptop” in their review of this laptop and gave the product a score of 80 out of 100. Old Timer wrote three years ago “You can use any valid email address as your ID” . Vijoyan said in the same month “For the price a more than capable laptop that is fulfilling all the requirements made of it, which are general office tasks, email and browsing the web in the main”.

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Good Product Quality

Thirty-four people agreed that the Lenovo G50 was good quality. Abigails Shop mentioned in their Lenovo G50 review “Well made and excellent performance” . Two years ago Adlerinternational said on Amazon “Picture and Sound quality; They are simply great”. Adlerinternational also mentioned “Vaio has great screen quality suited to view films on the go.”.

Nice Design

A number of Lenovo G50 reviewers reckoned that the Lenovo G50 was good looking. Adlerinternational said in their review of this laptop “This Lenovo has also beautiful picture and sound quality”. Alice said in her Lenovo G50 review two years ago “It's fast and so far it stays pretty cool even when I'm running it quite hard” . Amazon Customer wrote on Amazon “The machine looks and feels pretty robust - very pleased with it so far!”.

A number of customers who reviewed it agreed that it was a good design. Gerard O'doherty wrote in his review on Amazon two years ago “Unit design - lovely”. Three years ago James said on Amazon “Very sleek design” and rated the Lenovo G50 80 out of 100. Pgp rated the product as very good and mentioned on Amazon “Very impressed by the design, quality and finish” in their Lenovo G50 review.

Some people reckoned that this laptop was neat. Adlerinternational wrote “Design; Its very sleek, neat” . Three years ago Red9 mentioned in their review of this laptop “4 MB RAM - integrated CDRW/DVD drive neatly tucked away which opens”. Roman Clodia mentioned “It comes pre-loaded with a lot of proprietary software so you may need to tidy up your desktop a bit” in his review of the Lenovo G50 and gave the Lenovo G50 a very good review.

Several people who reviewed this laptop thought it was smooth. Amazon Customer wrote on Amazon “It has had a smooth faultless operating system” but they only rated it 20 out of 100. Anton Morse wrote on Amazon “The touchpad feels like a fine emery board rather than the smooth one my old laptop had” in his review of this laptop and rated it as very good. Chinatown Blue wrote on Amazon three years ago “Once that's done it ll seems very smooth” and gave it a rating of 4 stars.

Three Lenovo G50 reviewers who reviewed it reckoned that it had a good case. J. Jeffs said “You get what you pay for, if you want very basic laptop with very little on it then this is great, casing is very cheap” in their Lenovo G50 review.

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Large Storage Capacity

A few customers who reviewed the Lenovo G50 thought it had good storage. Bill Crawford he wrote “Apart from these conspiracies, I am very pleased with the huge storage (1TB), RAM (8 GB)” in his Lenovo G50 review. Jason. Brown Eye wrote on Amazon two years ago “Plenty of storage” in their review. Sandy gave this laptop a score of 80 out of 100 and he mentioned in January last year “Decent laptop with good storage although I replaced windows 8 with 7” in his review.

Good Graphics Card

A few people considered that this laptop had a good graphics card. Two years ago Horatiu Hosu mentioned “The shared graphics card in not bad considering it's a shared” in their review and rated the product 80 out of 100. Expert review site Notebookcheck.net mentioned three years ago “The graphics card is only suitable for those who truly ha”.

Good Technical Features

Four people who bought the product reckoned that it had good features. Amazon Customer gave it a score of 5 stars and mentioned “It has all the features I would expect from a more expensive model”. Denisedenny mentioned “I love the features” in their review of the Lenovo G50 and gave it a score of 4 stars. Red9 said in their review of the Lenovo G50 three years ago “Looks good with decent features for general use”.

Good for Gaming

Some Lenovo G50 reviewers who reviewed the Lenovo G50 thought it was good for gaming. Conor wrote on Amazon two years ago “1) If you're planning on getting a cheap laptop for some gaming(Not that I bought this for that reason), then don't it will be awful for games” in their review of this laptop however despite that they only gave it a rating of 60 out of 100. Nextgen Nerd mentioned on Amazon “Wouldn't recommend to anyone, at first it was great ran quickly, handled programs well and even somewhat good for gaming, after the first month or two it started developing problems”. Sassy Brit gave this laptop an excellent review and wrote in their Lenovo G50 review “Found it surprisingly good for gaming, something I did not really expect, truth be told”.

Good Support

Some people mentioned in their reviews that this laptop had good technical guidance. Bobbyiesmajik gave the product an excellent review score and wrote on Amazon “Arrived on the due day with packaging that was fantastic, after having a quick read of the instructions”.

Good Environmental Credentials

One customer mentioned in their reviews that this laptop was good in terms of power usage. Neil Lewis wrote on Amazon two years ago “The latest 5th generation chips main improvement on the 4th gen is energy efficiency, arguably at the expense of a small amount of processing power” in his review of this laptop.

Lenovo Laptops Have Good Reviews

Lenovo many processor cores laptops have good ratings on average and across all notebook PCs Lenovo is one of the better rated manufacturers.

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Quite Big Total Storage Capacity

At 1,000 gigabyte, the Lenovo G50 has a quite big total storage capacity compared to most of the other many processor cores laptops that were launched around the same time as the G50. The average total storage capacity of notebook PCs of this type and age is 730GB.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative 1TB total storage capacity portable PCs currently available including the Lenovo G50-45[plb_3049974_price], the Acer Aspire E5-572g[plb_2442769_price], or the DELL XPS 15[plb_2370734_price] which has better reviews.

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Has a Front Camera

The Lenovo G50 has a front camera, as do most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the G50.

Other laptops with a front camera currently available that you might also want to consider include the Samsung NP350V5C[plb_1411290_price], the HP ENVY 17-j127cl[plb_2502519_price], or the DELL Inspiron 15[plb_2527948_price] which has better reviews.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This portable PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many many processor cores laptops that have been around for more than two years.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

This laptop has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is typical of many many processor cores laptops that are a comparable age to it.

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14 Reasons Against

Expert Reviews Are Average

Based on sixteen expert reviews from sites including Laptopmag.com, notebookcheck.net, Chip.de and notebookcheck.biz this portable PC has an average expert rating of 69 out of 100.

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

The Lenovo G50 is a one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity portable PC.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The Lenovo G50 does not have a full-size keyboard. Most of the other notebook PCs of this age and spec do have a full-size keyboard.

We compared this laptop to all the other notebook PCs with a full-size keyboard and we think the Samsung NP350V5C[plb_1411290_price], the HP ZBook[plb_2499614_price], or the Lenovo Edge E540[plb_2504840_price] which also has a higher rating is also worth considering.

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Very Short Battery Life (max)

The shortest battery life (max) of notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the G50 is 2.5h and the longest is 22h. At only 4.5 hours, the Lenovo G50 has a fairly short battery life (max) compared to most of the other many processor cores laptops that have been around for around the same time as the G50.

Other 4.5h battery life notebook PCs currently available which you might also want to look at include the P50t-B[pl_2283757_price], the Satellite P50t-B[pl_2561071_price], or the Tecra W50[pl_2363548_price] all from Toshiba which has better reviews.

If this portable PC battery life (max) is not long enough for you then you might want to consider the Y50[pl_2964653_price] (5h), or the Y70[pl_2964642_price] (5h) both from Lenovo or the Acer Aspire ES1-711[plb_2964482_price] (5h) which also has a higher rating.

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This laptop has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on notebook PCs of this type and age.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

The Lenovo G50 does not have a touchscreen. Most of the other laptops of this age and spec also do not have a touchscreen.

Other portable PCs which also have a touchscreen that you might want to look at include the Zenbook Touch U500VZ[pl_1554843_price], the N550JK[pl_2513098_price], or the N550JK[pl_2648302_price] all from Asus which also has a higher rating.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This laptop ethernet LAN data rates, which is the most commonly found ethernet LAN data rates on laptops of this age and spec.

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Very Small Processor Cache

With a processor cache of only 2 megabytes, the Lenovo G50 has a fairly small processor cache compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the G50. The average processor cache of portable PCs of this age and spec is 4.7MB, and the processor caches range from 2MB to 8MB.

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Only One USB 3.0 Port

Most notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to the G50 have between one and four USB 3.0 ports, including the Lenovo G50 which has one USB 3.0 port.

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Very Small Maximum Internal Memory

The maximum internal memorys of notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the G50 range from 2GB to 32GB. With a maximum internal memory of only 8 gigabytes, the Lenovo G50 has a quite small maximum internal memory compared to most of the other many processor cores laptops that were released more than two years ago.

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Quite Slow Processor Boost Frequency

At only 2.4 gigahertz, the Lenovo G50 has a quite slow processor boost frequency compared to most of the other notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago. The slowest processor boost frequency of many processor cores laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the G50 is 1.3GHz, the fastest is 3.9GHz, and the average processor boost frequency is 3.2GHz.

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Only L2 Processor Cache

The Lenovo G50 has a L2 processor cache which is better than most notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to it. Most many processor cores laptops that were released more than two years ago have a L3 processor cache.

A L2 processor cache is actually the worst processor cache level across all laptops of this spec and age.

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

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Only Four Processor Threadss

The Lenovo G50 is a four processor threads portable PC.

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Quite Slow Processor Frequency

The Lenovo G50 has one of the slower processor frequencys (only 2 gigahertz) amongst many processor cores laptops of this age. Portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to the G50 have processor frequencys of between 1GHz and 3GHz, and the average processor frequency is 2.2GHz.

We compared this laptop to all the other 2GHz processor clock speed portable PCs and we think the 15-f111dx[pl_2870015_price], and the Pavilion Touchsmart 15-n027sa[pl_2212778_price] both from HP or the Lenovo G505[plb_2354881_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

If this many processor cores portable PC processor frequency is not fast enough for you then you might also want to look at the HP 250[plb_2870649_price] (2.16GHz and higher rated), the Acer Aspire E5-511P[plb_2937914_price] (2.16GHz and higher rated), or the Asus X553[plb_2964492_price] (2.16GHz and higher rated).

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6 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo G50

Released Over Two Years Ago

This many processor cores portable PC has been on the market for over two years.

Average Internal Memory

At 8 gigabytes, the Lenovo G50 has a relatively average internal memory compared to most of the other many processor cores laptops that came out around the same time as the G50.

We compared all the other 8GB internal memory laptops to this notebook PC and we think the DELL Precision M6700[plb_1410333_price], the HP Pavilion 15 TouchSmart[plb_2388682_price], and the Fujitsu Celsius H730[plb_2324596_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

If this portable PC internal memory is too small for you then you might want to look at the Asus NX500JK[plb_2898867_price] (16GB), the Toshiba W50[plb_2922864_price] (16GB), or the Lenovo Y50[plb_2964631_price] (16GB) which is also higher rated.

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Average Display Diagonal

The Lenovo G50 has a fairly typical display diagonal (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that are a similar age to the G50.

We compared all the other 15.6" notebook PCs to this laptop and we think because of it's better review score, the TouchSmart 15-g060nr[pl_2350174_price], and the ENVY TouchSmart 15[pl_2353199_price] both from HP or the Lenovo B50-45[plb_2946887_price] is also worth considering.

If you want a bigger display diagonal then you might want to look at the Acer Aspire ES1-711[plb_2964482_price] (17.3"), the Toshiba Qosmio X70-B[plb_2964634_price] (17.3"), or the Lenovo Y70[plb_2964642_price] (17.3") which also has a higher rating.

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Average Weight

At 2.6 kilograms, the Lenovo G50 has a fairly standard weight compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to the G50.

Other 2.6kg heavy notebook PCs currently available which you might want to look at include because of it's better review score, the N550JK[pl_2513098_price], or the N550JK[pl_2250537_price] both from Asus or the Lenovo G510[plb_2643043_price].

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AMD a Processor Family

The Lenovo G50 has an AMD A processor family which is better than the Intel Core i7 processor family found on most comparable spec notebook PCs that are a similar age to it.

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HDD Storage Media

This laptop has a Hybrid-HDD storage media, which is typical of many portable 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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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour of Product
Product Type
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Processor Cache
Processor Cache
Processor Threads
Processor Boost Frequency
Processor Model
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory Form Factor
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
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache Memory
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Capacity
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache Type
Hard Drive Speed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Aspect Ratio
LED Backlight
Display Surface
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LightScribe
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Number of Built-In Speakers
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Bluetooth Version
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
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Island-Style Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Windows Keys
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)
Battery
Battery Life (max)
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
Other Features

Expert Reviews

(23)
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...

17 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…

5 November 2014

We have now encountered the hardware platform used in the G50-30 in multiple laptops. Like identically configured contenders, such as Asus' X551MAV-SX391B and Packard Bell's EasyNote TF71BM-C8R1 ,...

19 November 2014

Un ventilateur ? Quel ventilateur ? Et encore un prétendant présentant un petit prix pour des performances relativement bonnes du doux nom de Lenovo G50-30. Un processeur Celeron Bay Trail se... Read more…

30 March 2015

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User Reviews

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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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Brochures and Manuals

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lenovo 80e300, lenovo 80e300n, lenovo 80e3019, lenovo 80e300ns, lenovo 80e3019y, lenovo 80e3019yu, lenovo 80e300nsu, lenovo 80e300nsuk, lenovo 80e3019yuk
Barcodes 00888965266804, 00889233367209, 00889233837276

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