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Lenovo G50-70 2 Core Intel Core I5-4xxx 1.7GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 15.6" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-4xxx 1.7GHz 4GB Oct 2014
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13 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This notebook PC supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many laptops of this spec and age.

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Lenovo Portable PCs Have Good Reviews

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

1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Lenovo G50-70 supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to it. This portable PC supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most comparable spec laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. This notebook 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 across all laptops of a similar age and spec to the G50-70.

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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Intel Core I5 Processor Family

This notebook PC has an Intel Core i5-4xxx processor family, which is the most commonly found processor family on similar spec portable PCs that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Lenovo G50-70 has a full-size keyboard, unlike most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar age to the G50-70 which do not have a full-size keyboard.

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Has a Front Camera

The Lenovo G50-70 has a front camera. Most of the other laptops of a comparable spec and age to the G50-70 also have 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 frequently found wi-Fi standards on notebook PCs of this age and spec.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This portable PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many laptops of a similar type and age to it.

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Fairly High Front Camera Resolution (numeric)

The lowest front camera resolution (numeric) of medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than two years is 0.3MP, the highest is 1,300MP, and the average front camera resolution (numeric) is 2.9MP. When compared to other portable PCs that were released more than two years ago that we have assessed, the Lenovo G50-70's front camera resolution (numeric) of 3 megapixels is one of the highest.

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Fairly Big Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)

At 16 gigabytes, the Lenovo G50-70 has a fairly big maximum internal memory (64-bit) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this age and spec. Across all the portable PCs that were released more than two years ago the maximum internal memory (64-bit)s range from 2GB to 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory (64-bit) is 12GB.

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AC Cables Included

This notebook PC has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included on notebook PCs of this age and spec.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slots

This notebook PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slots, which is the most commonly found memory slots on medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to it.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This portable PC has a GDDR3 discrete graphics memory type, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this age and spec.

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16 Reasons Against

Only Not Supported HD Type

The HD type of this notebook PC is Not supported, which is the most commonly found HD type on portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to it.

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

The Lenovo G50-70 is a one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity notebook PC. Most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that were released more than two years ago have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys.

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

The on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s of notebook PCs of this age and spec range from 660MHz to 1,300MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) is 1,100MHz. With an on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) of only 1,000 megahertz, the Lenovo G50-70 has a fairly slow on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) compared to most of the other laptops that have been available for around the same time as the G50-70.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor

The average maximum internal memory supported by processor of notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the G50-70 is 23GB. The Lenovo G50-70 has one of the smaller maximum internal memory supported by processors (only 16 gigabytes) amongst comparable spec laptops of this age.

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Very Short Battery Life (max)

The Lenovo G50-70 has one of the shorter battery life (max)s (only 4 hours) amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age. Laptops that have been available for a comparable time to the G50-70 have battery life (max)s of between 2h and 5,200h, and the average battery life (max) is 31h.

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Only HDD Storage Media

This portable PC has an HDD storage media, which is the most commonly found storage media on medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar 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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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This portable PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many portable PCs of this age and spec.

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Quite Slow Processor Frequency

The processor frequencys of portable PCs that were released more than two years ago range from 0.8GHz to 3.3GHz, and the average processor frequency is 2.1GHz. With a processor frequency of only 1.7 gigahertz, the Lenovo G50-70 has a quite slow processor frequency compared to most of the other similar spec laptops that were launched around the same time as the G50-70.

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Quite Small Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)

The Lenovo G50-70 has one of the smaller battery capacity (Watt hours)s (only 32 watt-hours) amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age. The average battery capacity (Watt hours) of laptops of a similar spec and age to the G50-70 is 49Wh, and the battery capacity (Watt hours)s range from 5Wh to 100Wh.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This notebook PC ethernet LAN data rates, which is typical of many comparable spec portable PCs that came out around the same time as it.

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Heavy

At 2.5 kilograms, the Lenovo G50-70 is quite heavy compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years. Across all the medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago the weights range from 300g to 3.8kg, and the average weight is 2.1kg.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

The Lenovo G50-70 does not have a touchscreen, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the G50-70 also do not have a touchscreen.

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Quite Dim Display Brightness

Across all the laptops of this age and type the display brightnesss range from 20 cd/m² to 1,200 cd/m². At only 200 candellas per square meter, the Lenovo G50-70 has a fairly dim display brightness compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the G50-70.

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Quite Slow Processor Boost Frequency

The Lenovo G50-70 has one of the slower processor boost frequencys (only 2.7 gigahertz) amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age. Laptops of a similar age and type to the G50-70 have processor boost frequencys of between 1.3GHz and 3.7GHz, and the average processor boost frequency is 3GHz.

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Very Small Maximum Internal Memory

With a maximum internal memory of only 16,384 megabytes, the Lenovo G50-70 has a fairly small maximum internal memory compared to most of the other similar spec laptops that came out more than two years ago. Comparable spec notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago have maximum internal memorys of between 8.1GB and 33GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 27GB.

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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 medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to it.

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4 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 Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 15.6 inches, the Lenovo G50-70 has a relatively average display diagonal compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable spec and age to the G50-70.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

The Lenovo G50-70 has a pretty standard total storage capacity (500 gigabytes) compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago.

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Average Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 4 gigabytes, the Lenovo G50-70 has a relatively average internal memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this age and type.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Market Positioning
Housing Material
Colour of Product
Product Type
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
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)
Stepping
PCI Express Configurations
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
Contrast Ratio (typical)
Display Brightness
Aspect Ratio
Full HD
LED Backlight
Display Surface
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Graphics Adapter Open GL Support
Number of Discrete Graphics Adapters Supported
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
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
Number of Discrete Graphics Adapters Installed
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LightScribe
Optical Drive Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Speaker Power
Number of Built-In Speakers
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera Resolution (numeric)
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
Headphone Outputs
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Ports Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Number of SATA III Connectors
Total Number of SATA Connectors
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Island-Style Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Windows Keys
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Drivers Included
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
Intel Active Management Technology Version
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
Supported Instruction Sets
Processor Code
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Intel TSX-NI
Intel ME Firmware Version
Embedded Options Available
Intel® Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
CPU Configuration (max)
UART
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 Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
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)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Life (max)
Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Power
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Power
Security
Password Protection
Cable Lock Slot Type
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
Cables Included
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Manual
Quick Start Guide
Certificates
RoHS Compliance
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)
USB Version
Maximum Internal Memory
Cache Memory
Maximum Graphics Adapter Memory
Video Compression Formats

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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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers g5070a, g5070m, g5070at, g5070ma, 59439788, g5070ati, g5070mai, g5070maif, g5070atif, g5070atifi, g5070maifi, g5070atifid, g5070atifih
Barcodes 00888772228125, 00888772297978, 00888772477189, 00888772487843, 00888772859206, 00888965529657, 00889561032794

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