The versatile and affordable Lenovo G500 laptop PC combines a solid look and feel with the latest all-round features, and performance that will surpass your everyday needs. The 15.6" LED backlit...
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Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
With an on-board graphics adapter base frequency of 650 megahertz, the Lenovo G500 has a quite fast on-board graphics adapter base frequency compared to most of the other portable PCs of this spec and age. Medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the G500 have on-board graphics adapter base frequencys of between 200MHz and 650MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 360MHz.
64-Bit Processor Operating Modes
This laptop supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is the most commonly supported processor operating modes on portable PCs that were released more than two years ago.
Lenovo Has Good Reviews for Its Laptops
Lenovo is one of the superior portable PC manufacturers according to average reviews from owners and experts, and Lenovo also has good ratings for its medium processor cores notebook PCs.
Quite Big Total Storage Capacity
The smallest total storage capacity of laptops of this age and type is 1GB, the biggest is 1.5TB, and the average total storage capacity is 510GB. The Lenovo G500 has one of the bigger total storage capacitys (1,000 gigabyte) amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age.
Fairly Big Internal Memory
Across all the medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years the internal memorys range from 1GB to 16GB. The Lenovo G500 has a quite big internal memory (8 gigabytes) compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the G500.
If this portable PC internal memory is not big enough for you then you might want to consider the Fujitsu Lifebook U904[plb_2254413_price] (10GB) which also has a higher rating.
Quite Big Display Diagonal
With a display diagonal of 15.6 inches, the Lenovo G500 has one of the bigger display diagonals amongst similar spec portable PCs of this age. The average display diagonal of medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years is 15".
We think you might also be interested in some of the other 15.6" laptops currently available including the Lenovo Z500[plb_1571675_price] which has better reviews.
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Has a Full-Size Keyboard
The Lenovo G500 has a full-size keyboard, unlike most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than two years which do not have a full-size keyboard.
Has a Front Camera
Like most of the other notebook PCs that were launched more than two years ago, the Lenovo G500 has a front camera.
Fairly Big Hard Drive Capacity
At 1,000 gigabyte, the Lenovo G500 has a very big hard drive capacity compared to most of the other laptops that are a similar age to the G500. Across all the laptops of this age and spec the hard drive capacitys range from 250GB to 1.5TB, and the average hard drive capacity is 590GB.
802.11n Wi-Fi Standards
This laptop has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is typical of many laptops that are a comparable age to it.
Fairly Big Maximum Internal Memory
The smallest maximum internal memory of medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years is 2GB and the biggest is 32GB. At 16 gigabytes, the Lenovo G500 has a fairly big maximum internal memory compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.
Six Number of Battery Cellss
Most laptops of a similar age and spec to the G500 have between one and eight number of battery cellss, including the Lenovo G500 which has six number of battery cellss.
2x SO-DIMM Memory Slots
This notebook PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slots, which is typical of many laptops that have been on the market for more than two years.
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Only One Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Most laptops of a similar age and spec to the G500 have between 1 and 15 maximum number of PCI Express laness, including the Lenovo G500 which has one maximum number of PCI Express lanes.
Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
At only 1,000 megahertz, the Lenovo G500 has a quite slow on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that have been on the market for more than two years. The slowest on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) of laptops of this spec and age is 660MHz, the fastest is 1,300MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) is 1,100MHz.
Very Short Battery Life (max)
Across all the medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years the battery life (max)s range from 2h to 5,200h, and the average battery life (max) is 31h. At only 5 hours, the Lenovo G500 has a quite short battery life (max) compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the G500.
Only HDD Storage Media
This notebook PC has an HDD storage media, which is typical of many portable PCs of a similar age and spec 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 laptop has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many laptops of a similar spec and age to it.
Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates
This notebook PC ethernet LAN data rates, which is typical of many laptops of a comparable type and age to it.
Does Not Have a Touchscreen
The Lenovo G500 does not have a touchscreen, although it is worth noting that most of the other laptops of this age and spec also do not have a touchscreen.
Across all the notebook PCs of this type and age the weights range from 300g to 3.8kg, and the average weight is 2.1kg. With a weight of 2.6 kilograms, the Lenovo G500 is fairly heavy compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the G500.
Only One USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
The Lenovo G500 is a one USB 2.0 ports quantity laptop.
Quite Slow Hard Drive Speed
The hard drive speeds of portable PCs of this type and age range from 4,200 RPM to 7,200 RPM, and the average hard drive speed is 5,900 RPM. With a hard drive speed of only 5,400 revolutions per minute, the Lenovo G500 has a quite slow hard drive speed compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the G500.
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Released Over Two Years Ago
It was over two years ago when this Lenovo laptop was released.
Average Processor Frequency
The Lenovo G500 has a relatively typical processor frequency (2.4 gigahertz) compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that have been around for a similar time to the G500.
Intel Core I3-3xxx Processor Family
The Lenovo G500 has a better processor family than most laptops of a similar type and age to it. This Lenovo notebook PC has an Intel Core i3-3xxx processor family, whereas most portable PCs that were released more than two years ago have an Intel Core i5 processor family.
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Colour of Product
Intel Core i3, Intel Core i3-3xxx
System Bus Rate
Conflict Free Processor
Integrated 4G WiMAX
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Slots Version
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
PCI Express Configurations
1x16, 1x1, 2x8, 1x8, 1x8+2x4, 2x4
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
Processor Cache Type
ECC Supported by Processor
Memory Form Factor
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Total Storage Capacity
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
1366 x 768
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Intel HD Graphics, Intel HD Graphics 4000, Intel HD Graphics 400
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