Close

Loading image...
Lenovo Y50-70
2 Images + 3 Videos

Lenovo Y50-70 4 Core Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.5GHz 16GB 256GB SSD 15.6" Laptop

4 Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.5GHz 16GB May 2014
Processor Cores Processor Family Processor Frequency Internal Memory Release Date
The new Y50 is here, and it's better than ever! Mind-blowing visuals, incredible JBL sound and uncompromising performance bring your entertainment and games to life. And with its signature style,... More
Available from international sellers only
Tell Me When It Becomes Available
You are subscribed to price alerts for this product
Unsubscribe
Searching for international prices ...

Assumed Exchange Rates

Searching for prices in ...
LENOVO Y5070 GTX960M GTA 5 - FPS / GPU USAGE / GPU TEMPERATURE TEST
Unboxing lenovo y5070 2015 ~???????? ?????? y5070 model 2015
Asus G551JW vs Lenovo Y5070 ( i7 processor / GTX 960m / Full Review / Gaming Benchmarks )

12 Reasons For

Lenovo Has Good Portable PC Reviews

We checked 5,057 expert and owner reviews for Lenovo laptops and found that on average Lenovo has good reviews compared to other brands. We also found that Lenovo has good reviews specifically for its gaming laptops.

Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Lenovo Y50-70 has a full-size keyboard, which is unusual. Most of the other gaming laptops that have been available for a comparable time to the Y50-70 do not have a full-size keyboard.

Chart Edit

Has a Front Camera

The Lenovo Y50-70 has a front camera, as do most of the other gaming laptops that have been around for more than two years.

Chart Edit

1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Lenovo Y50-70 supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most portable PCs that were released around the same time as it. This portable PC supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most notebook PCs of this age and type support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. In addition, this notebook PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

This laptop's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across all portable PCs of this spec and age.

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

Read more Less Chart Edit

SSD Storage Media

The Lenovo Y50-70 has a better storage medium than most gaming laptops that have been available for a similar time to it. This notebook PC has an SSD storage media, whereas most notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to it have an HDD storage media. Solid State Drives (SSD) store data in semiconductors on a circuit board rather than using magnetic or optical media. Solid State Drives have no moving parts which makes them very fast and reliable.

This portable PC's storage medium (SSD) is in fact the best storage medium amongst all portable PCs of a similar age and spec to the Y50-70.

The worst storage medium across comparable types of portable PC is HDD.

Read more Less Chart Edit

1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This portable PC has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many portable PCs of this age and spec.

Chart Edit

Very Light

With a weight of only 2.4 kilograms, the Lenovo Y50-70 is one of the lighter comparable spec laptops that have been available for more than two years amongst portable PCs of this age. The weights of gaming laptops that have been around for around the same time as the Y50-70 range from 1.6kg to 5.5kg.

If you don't mind having a heavier weight then you might want to look at the MSI GP60 2PE[plb_2244293_price] (2.4kg).

Read more Less Chart Edit

HD HD Type

The HD type of this laptop is Full HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on notebook PCs of this age and type.

Chart Edit

Fairly Big Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory

The Lenovo Y50-70 has one of the bigger discrete graphics adapter memory (4,096 megabytes) amongst notebook PCs of this age. Laptops of this type and age have discrete graphics adapter memory of between 2GB and 8.2GB.

Chart Edit

Quite High Speaker Power

Across all the gaming laptops that have been available for a comparable time to the Y50-70 the speaker powers range from 1.5W to 8W, and the average speaker power is 2.3W. With an speaker power of 2.5 Watts, the Lenovo Y50-70 has a quite high speaker power compared to most of the other gaming laptops that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Y50-70.

Chart Edit

256 Solid-State Drive Capacitys

The Lenovo Y50-70 is a 256 gigabytes solid-state drive capacity laptop. Most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and type to the Y50-70 have between 8 and 511 solid-state drive capacitys.

Chart Edit

GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This notebook PC has a GDDR5 discrete graphics memory type, which is typical of many laptops of this type and age.

Chart Edit

8 Reasons Against

Quite Small Total Storage Capacity

Across all the gaming laptops that were released around the same time as the Y50-70 the total storage capacitys range from 250GB to 2TB. When compared to other portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the Y50-70 that we have assessed, the total storage capacity of the Lenovo Y50-70 of only 256 gigabytes is one of the smallest.

Chart Edit

Does Not Have a Touchscreen

The Lenovo Y50-70 does not have a touchscreen, although it is worth noting that most of the other gaming laptops that are a comparable age to the Y50-70 also do not have a touchscreen.

Chart Edit

Quite Small Battery Capacity

Portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to the Y50-70 have battery capacitys of between 54mAh and 7,800mAh. When compared to other comparable spec portable PCs that came out around the same time as the Y50-70, the Lenovo Y50-70's battery capacity of only 54 milliamperes * hour is one of the smallest.

Chart Edit

Very Low Front Camera Resolution (numeric)

With a front camera resolution (numeric) of only 0.92 megapixels, the Lenovo Y50-70 has one of the lower front camera resolution (numeric)s amongst gaming laptops of this age. The front camera resolution (numeric)s of notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the Y50-70 range from 0.92MP to 1,300MP, and the average front camera resolution (numeric) is 100MP.

Chart Edit

Quite Small Display Diagonal

The Lenovo Y50-70 has one of the smaller display diagonals (only 15.6 inches) amongst gaming laptops of this age. Across all the notebook PCs of this type and age the display diagonals range from 13" to 19".

Chart Edit

Only Four Number of Battery Cellss

The Lenovo Y50-70 is a four number of battery cells notebook PC.

Chart Edit

Only 802.11a Wi-Fi Standards

The Lenovo Y50-70 has an 802.11a wi-Fi standards which is better than most similar spec portable PCs that are a comparable age to it. Most portable PCs that were released more than two years ago have an 802.11n wi-Fi standards.

An 802.11a wi-Fi standards is actually the worst Wi-Fi standard across all gaming laptops that were released more than two years ago.

The best Wi-Fi standard across similar types of laptop is 802.11n.

Read more Less Chart Edit

Only Two Number of Built-In Speakerss

The Lenovo Y50-70 is a two number of built-in speakers laptop. Most of the other notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the Y50-70 have between two and three number of built-in speakerss.

Chart Edit

5 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo Y50-70

Released Over Two Years Ago

This portable PC was released over two years ago.

Average Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 16 gigabytes, the Lenovo Y50-70 has a relatively standard internal memory compared to most of the other gaming laptops that have been around for around the same time as the Y50-70.

Chart Edit

Average Processor Frequency

The Lenovo Y50-70 has a relatively average processor frequency (2.5 gigahertz) compared to most of the other gaming laptops that have been available for around the same time as the Y50-70.

Chart Edit

Intel Core I7 Processor Family

This portable PC has an Intel Core i7-4xxx processor family, which is the most frequently found processor family on portable PCs that were launched around the same time as it.

Chart Edit

Average Battery Life (max)

With a battery life (max) of 5 hours, the Lenovo Y50-70 has a relatively average battery life (max) compared to most of the other laptops of a similar spec and age to the Y50-70.

Chart Edit

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
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
Solid-State Drive Interface
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Number of SSDs Installed
Hard Drive Size
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache Memory
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Capacity
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Contrast Ratio (typical)
Panel Type
Display Brightness
Aspect Ratio
Full HD
LED Backlight
Display Surface
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Graphics Adapter Open GL Support
Maximum Resolution
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 OpenGL Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Resolution
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Resolution
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Resolution
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Number of Discrete Graphics Adapters Installed
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
Optical Drive Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Built-In Subwoofer
Speaker Power
Speakers Manufacturer
Number of Built-In Speakers
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera Resolution (numeric)
Front Camera
Networking
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
DC-In Jack
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
HDMI 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
Keyboard Backlit
Numeric Keypad
Windows Keys
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Trial Software
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel® Insider™
Intel HD Graphics
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel® Built-In Visuals Technology
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
Supported Instruction Sets
Processor Code
Intel FDI Technology
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® Smart Cache
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
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)
Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)
Battery Capacity
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Power
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Power
Security
Password Protection Type
Password Protection
Cable Lock Slot Type
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Height (front)
Depth
Height (rear)
Width
Packaging Data
Warranty Card
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)
Maximum Internal Memory
Cache Memory
Maximum Graphics Adapter Memory
Video Compression Formats

Expert Reviews

(6)
12 September 2016

This is Garmin's 4th edition of their budget GPS watch lineup, which has been refreshed each year. It started first with the FR10 a bit over four years ago . Then the FR15 added ANT+ HR... Read more…

Performance hovers (mostly) between lowercost budget drives and pricier Samsung SSD 850 EVO
Competitive pricing at launch
Compact form factor
Can play modern games at 1080p
Requires no PSU power cables
Lagging sequentialwrite performance
Capacity tops out at 1TB
No bundled drivecloningmigration software
Fan stays on at all times
Not a giant leap from GTX 950
11 July 2014

Jul 11 2014 - Lenovo's Y50 Touch is a well balanced system that is equally at home when used as a gaming system or as a general purpose performance system. The styling is agressive but not over...

Fast CPU and GPU
Slim for a gaming notebook
Loud speakers
Very low display quality
Finicky keyboard and touchpad
Short battery life
Runs a bit warm
27 December 2015

Lenovo IdeaPad Y50-70 to solidnie wykonany, dobrze prezentuj?cy si? i wydajny notebook. Jest uniwer­salny - nadaje si? dla graczy, do sporadycznej pracy mobilnej (na zasilaniu bateryjnym dzia?a...

Decent value, good midrange GPU that can handle just about any game
Sessiz
Nispeten hafif, nce tasarm
Tatminkar performans
Rahat klavye ve touchpad
Limited maximum screen brightness, fan stays on all the time, slightly dodgy trackpad
Ekran daha iyi olabilirdi
31 August 2015

Seria Lenovo Y50 cieszy si? opini? jednej z najlepszych linii laptopów kierowanych do mniej zamo?nych graczy. Nie znajdziesz tu maszyn pokroju XNOTE/Hyperbook za to pod wzgl?dem stosunku ceny do... Read more…

The Lenovo 50 Touch 4K packs in features, including a mainstream graphics card, touchscreen, and full 4K resolution
Great design
Spacious keyboard layout
Fantastic 4K Ultra HD display
Strong performance
The 4K display looks much better than its dull 1080p predecessor, but the midlevel GPU means you won't actually be playing many games at 4K resolution
Graphics card isn't strong enough for 4K gaming
The plastic display frame seems cheap in comparison to the other notebook parts
Surfaces heat up strongly under load
Reduced performance when running on battery only
7 September 2015

Med sitt chassi av borstad aluminium framstår Lenovos nya bärbara på 15,6 tum som en robust dator. Vikten på 2,4 kilo gör den knappast till någon lättviktare, men i gengäld står den... Read more…

Design, system and gaming performance, material of the lid, maintenance, solid battery life
4K IPS screen
Slim casing
Decent gaming performance
Swift solid state drive
Brightness distribution and brightness, performance on battery
No maintenance cover
Glaretype screen
Inactive CPU Turbo in multithread applications
Mediocre monitor, middling CPU performance, no SSD
« Prev 1 of 2 Next »

User Reviews

(3)
Reviewed 3 December 2015 by Andrew M.

It is a good computer if you take care of it, but if the computer starts having problems around the hinges and the product is not under warranty. Good luck...

All the hardware is good for any type of gaming or other intensive computer uses
The keyboard is easy to use
Speaker system is clear and plays a wide range of frequencies
There is a major design flaw that causes the entire top half (essentially the monitor) to fall off. The computer continues to work as a computer afterwards with an external display
Reviewed 28 July 2013 by Aaron H.
(Verified Purchase)

I was a little concerned that my RAM wasn't listed in this motherboard's compatibility documentation, but I installed it anyway and ran the automatic XMP profile. It sees the ram and runs at the... Read more…

Well laid-out, everything was easy to get to
Overclocking and XMP setup was a breeze, new rig works great
Standard ASUS motherboard - nice layout, good number of SATA ports and fan connectors. Could be a great board
The graphical Bios is quite nice. The printed manual is useful and well written. 2 included SATA cables were handy
Very nice bios, easy to use. You can actually use the mouse in the bios, which is a feature I am not at all used to. Perhaps this is standard now with these higher end boards, but Its not something I
AISuit 3 4 Way Optimization errors; I and many others were drawn to the ASUS 87 boards due to the one-click OC feature in the AISuite. As reported on ROG and Tom's Hardware websites (among others), t
Ethernet port was dead on arrival (did not show in Device manager, not activity lights). I returned the board to Newegg, but now they claim it is damaged and will not replace. Weeks after buying I sti
The on board VGA port does not output (CPU is 5 4670K)
Only thing that I have noticed, it occasionally will not get past the post message on startup (like 1 in 10 times) for whatever reason it hangs there. When I hit the reset button it posts and boots fi
Nothing much. Each hardware company seems to have their own crazy ideas about interface design, and the AI Suite is no different. The side-facing ATA plugs were a pain for me, since I have a cable mou
Reviewed 19 June 2012 by Andrew S.
(Verified Purchase)

Overall, excellent product and I am very happy with it...

Easy setup to allow to surf the web quickly
Haven't had any issues yet
Connects fine
Small, light, and easy to install. Downloaded drivers ahead of time so all i had to do was plug it in a start enjoying the Internet. Get 54 mbps on router downstairs and through 2 walls. Router is set
Works on my old windows xp desktop
I had to manually find and activate the need Setup file for XP OS. It didn't auto detect it. Though I didn't have any such problems with Windows 7
Just does not connect 802.11n, 802.11g instead
The included network configuration software isn't great, I ended up disabling it and using the built in windows networking utility
I get slightly worse speedtest results with this than I get with my laptop's built in wireless adapter
The screen, fingerprint magnet, slow hard drive, and bloatware

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers apple i74710, apple i74720, lenovo i74720, apple i74720h, apple i74710h, apple i74710hq, lenovo i74720h, apple i74720hq, lenovo i74720hq, apple y5070networkcardgigab, apple y5070networkcardgigabi, apple y5070networkcardgigabit, apple y5070networkcardgigabite, apple y5070networkcardgigabitet, apple y5070networkcardgigabiteth, apple y5070networkcardgigabitethe, apple y5070networkcardgigabitether, apple y5070networkcardgigabitethern, apple y5070networkcardgigabitetherne, apple y5070networkcardgigabitethernet, apple y5070networkcardgigabitethernetl, apple y5070networkcardgigabitethernetla, apple y5070networkcardgigabitethernetlan
Barcodes 00000059444856, 00888772266950, 00888772315344, 00888772708375, 00888772890605, 00888772992019, 00888965167118, 00888965828064, 00889233419281, 00889800369278

Save Money with These Great Laptop Vouchers & Offers

£25 Off
Voucher
£25 Off all Apple Macs over £350
Valid 20 Apr 16 - 21 Apr 17
15% Off
Voucher
15% Off for new customers
Valid 17 Mar 16 - 17 Mar 17
10% Off
Voucher
Dell are Offering 10% Off selected laptops
Valid 12 Jan 17 - 1 Feb 17
Fold-away Desk in Oak-Effect Finish for £39.98 With Free Delivery
Offer
This practical desk can be a convenient solution for a computer or laptop and can be easily folded away when not in use
Valid 16 Jan 17 - 16 Apr 17
Feedback