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Lenovo G50-70 2 Core Intel Core I5-4xxx 2.4GHz 8GB 500GB Hybrid-HDD 15.6" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-4xxx 2.4GHz 8GB Apr 2015
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Four Number of SATA III Connectorss

Most of the other laptops of a similar spec and age to the G50-70 only have between two and three number of SATA III connectorss, however the Lenovo G50-70 has four number of SATA III connectorss.

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Good Brand

On average Lenovo medium processor cores portable PCs have good ratings compared to other brands as do all notebook PCs produced by Lenovo.

Fairly Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)

The average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) of medium processor cores portable PCs that are a similar age to the G50-70 is 950MHz. The Lenovo G50-70 has a fairly fast on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) (1,100 megahertz) compared to most of the other notebook PCs that were released one year ago.

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Fairly Fast Processor Frequency

The Lenovo G50-70 has one of the faster processor frequencys (2.4 gigahertz) amongst laptops of this age. The slowest processor frequency of comparable spec notebook PCs that came out more than a year ago is 0.8GHz, the fastest is 3GHz, and the average processor frequency is 2.2GHz.

If this Lenovo laptop processor frequency is too slow for you then you might also want to consider the Asus X555UB[plb_2993334_price] (2.5GHz and higher rated).

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1,666MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Lenovo G50-70 supports a 1,666MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most laptops of a similar age and spec to it. In addition, this portable PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds. The worst memory clock speeds supported by processor of all portable PCs that are a comparable age to the G50-70 is 133MHz and the best is 2,133MHz.

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Intel Core I5 Processor Family

This portable PC has an Intel Core i5-4xxx processor family, which is typical of many medium processor cores portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as it.

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Quite Big Display Diagonal

The Lenovo G50-70 has one of the bigger display diagonals (15.6 inches) amongst similar spec laptops of this age. Medium processor cores portable PCs that came out around the same time as the G50-70 have display diagonals of between 11" and 18", and the average display diagonal is 15".

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Has a Front Camera

The Lenovo G50-70 has a front camera. Most of the other portable PCs of a similar type and age to the G50-70 also have a front camera.

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L3 Processor Cache

This portable PC has a L3 processor cache, which is typical of many medium processor cores portable PCs that were launched around the same time as it.

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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 a comparable age and type to it.

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13 Reasons Against

Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

At only 200 megahertz, the Lenovo G50-70 has a fairly slow on-board graphics adapter base frequency compared to most of the other laptops of this type and age. Portable PCs of this spec and age have on-board graphics adapter base frequencys of between 100MHz and 650MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 290MHz.

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Quite Small Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

With a maximum on-board graphics adapter memory of only 1.74 gigabytes, the Lenovo G50-70 has one of the smallest maximum on-board graphics adapter memorys amongst medium processor cores portable PCs of this age. The maximum on-board graphics adapter memorys of similar spec notebook PCs that came out more than a year ago range from 1.7GB to 16GB.

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Only 11 On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version

This laptop has a 11.1 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version, which is the most frequently found on-board graphics adapter DirectX version on comparable spec laptops that came out around the same time as it.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The Lenovo G50-70 does not have a full-size keyboard, unlike most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that were released more than a year ago which have a full-size keyboard.

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Very Short Battery Life (max)

Laptops of a similar type and age to the G50-70 have battery life (max)s of between 2.5h and 24h, and the average battery life (max) is 8.6h. With a battery life (max) of only 4 hours, the Lenovo G50-70 has one of the shorter battery life (max)s amongst laptops of this age.

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Only HDD Storage Media

This laptop has a Hybrid-HDD storage media, which is the most frequently found storage media on laptops of this age and type. 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 laptop has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many medium processor cores portable PCs that were launched around the same time as it.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

The Lenovo G50-70 does not have a touchscreen, although it is worth noting that most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that are a comparable age to the G50-70 also do not have a touchscreen.

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Heavy

The average weight of portable PCs of this type and age is 2kg, and the weights range from 940g to 3.8kg. With a weight of 2.5 kilograms, the Lenovo G50-70 is fairly heavy compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the G50-70.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory

At only 8 gigabytes, the Lenovo G50-70 has a quite small maximum internal memory compared to most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that have been available for more than a year. Portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the G50-70 have maximum internal memorys of between 2GB and 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 13GB.

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Only One USB 2.0 Ports Quantity

Most medium processor cores portable PCs that have been available for a similar time to the G50-70 have between one and two USB 2.0 ports quantitys, including the Lenovo G50-70 which has one USB 2.0 ports quantity.

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Quite Small Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Capacity

With a hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) capacity of only 500 gigabytes, the Lenovo G50-70 has one of the smaller hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) capacitys amongst medium processor cores portable PCs of this age. The hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) capacitys of medium processor cores portable PCs that have been around for more than a year range from 8GB to 1TB, and the average hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) capacity is 650GB.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This laptop supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is the most commonly supported bluetooth version on similar spec laptops that have been around for a comparable time to it.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo G50-70

Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when Lenovo released the G50-70.

Average Internal Memory

At 8 gigabytes, the Lenovo G50-70 has a pretty standard internal memory compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to the G50-70.

We compared this notebook PC to all the other 8GB internal memory notebook PCs and we think the Asus PU551JH[plb_2754427_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the Lenovo G50-70 has a relatively average total storage capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs that were released more than a year ago.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
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
Memory
Internal Memory
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Layout (slots X Size)
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache Memory
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Capacity
Hard Drive Speed
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Aspect Ratio
Full HD
LED Backlight
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
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 Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete 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
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
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
Numeric Keypad
Windows Keys
Software
Operating System Installed
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (Intel® MST)
Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio)
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel® Insider™
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
Supported Instruction Sets
Processor Code
Intel TSX-NI
Intel® Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
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)
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Power
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Manual
Quick Start Guide
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)
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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