Close

Loading image...
Lenovo Y70
+ 3 Videos

Lenovo Y70 4 Core Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.5GHz 16GB 1TB Hdd 17.3" Laptop

computershopper.com Editor's Choice hothardware.com Approved
4 Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.5GHz 16GB Jul 2013
Processor Cores Processor Family Processor Frequency Internal Memory Release Date
Beautifully made from high-end components, the Lenovo Y70 17.3 Touchscreen Gaming Laptop is the ideal PC for serious gaming on the go. Highlights - Powerful quad-core Intel Core i7 processing for... 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 Y70 Touch Review: Crysis 3 Gameplay
Lenovo Y70-70 Hands On Test - Deutsch / German ?? notebooksbilliger.de
Test w grach laptopa Lenovo Y70 Touch

15 Reasons For

Lenovo Has Good Reviews for Its Portable PCs

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

Quite Big Display Diagonal

The smallest display diagonal of many processor cores laptops that were launched around the same time as the Y70 is 10" and the biggest is 18". With a display diagonal of 17.3 inches, the Lenovo Y70 has a quite big display diagonal compared to most of the other many processor cores laptops that are a similar age to the Y70.

Chart Edit

Quite Big Internal Memory

The Lenovo Y70 has a quite big internal memory (16 gigabytes) compared to most of the other many processor cores laptops that have been around for more than two years. Across all the many processor cores laptops that were released more than two years ago the internal memorys range from 2GB to 32GB.

Chart Edit

Quite Fast Processor Frequency

Across all the comparable spec laptops that have been on the market for more than two years the processor frequencys range from 1GHz to 3GHz, and the average processor frequency is 2.2GHz. At 2.5 gigahertz, the Lenovo Y70 has a fairly fast processor frequency compared to most of the other many processor cores laptops that were launched around the same time as the Y70.

Chart Edit

Intel Core I7 Processor Family

This portable PC has an Intel Core i7-4xxx processor family, which is the most commonly found processor family on many processor cores laptops that were launched more than two years ago.

Chart Edit

1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution of the Lenovo Y70 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than the most common display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels.

This notebook PC's display resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is in fact the best display resolution across all laptops of a comparable age and spec to the Y70.

The worst display resolution across comparable types of notebook PC is 1366 x 768 pixels.

Read more Less Chart Edit

Three Point Five Headphone Outputss

The Lenovo Y70 has more headphone outputss than most of the laptops that have been around for a similar time to the Y70. This notebook PC is a three point five headphone outputs notebook PC compared to most of the many processor cores laptops that have been available for a comparable time to the Y70 which only have between one and three headphone outputss.

Chart Edit

Very Big Display Diagonal (metric)

With a display diagonal (metric) of 43.942 centimeters, the Lenovo Y70's display diagonal (metric) is one of the biggest amongst notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the Y70. Many processor cores laptops that were released more than two years ago have display diagonal (metric)s of between 25cm and 44cm.

Chart Edit

Has a Touchscreen

The Lenovo Y70 has a touchscreen. Most of the other many processor cores laptops that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Y70 do not have a touchscreen.

Chart Edit

Very Big Internal Memory

The internal memorys of many processor cores laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to the Y70 range from 2GB to 16GB. With an internal memory of 16,000 megabytes, the Lenovo Y70 has a fairly big internal memory compared to most of the other portable PCs that came out around the same time as the Y70.

Chart Edit

Quite Fast Processor Clock Speed

Across all the many processor cores laptops that are a comparable age to the Y70 the processor clock speeds range from 1,300MHz to 2,600MHz, and the average processor clock speed is 2,100MHz. With a processor clock speed of 2,500 megahertz, the Lenovo Y70 has one of the faster processor clock speeds amongst comparable spec notebook PCs of this age.

Chart Edit

Two USB Ports

The Lenovo Y70 is a two USB port notebook PC.

Chart Edit

3 USB Version

This laptop has a 3 USB version, which is typical of many many processor cores laptops that came out more than two years ago.

Chart Edit

GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This notebook PC has a gddr5 discrete graphics memory type, which is the most frequently found discrete graphics memory type on notebook PCs of this age and type.

Chart Edit

HDD Storage Medium

This notebook PC has an HDD storage medium, which is the most frequently found storage medium on laptops of this spec and age.

Chart Edit

8 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Front Camera

The Lenovo Y70 does not have a front camera, unlike most of the other laptops of a comparable age and type to the Y70.

Chart Edit

Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The Lenovo Y70 does not have a full-size keyboard, unlike most of the other many processor cores laptops that have been around for around the same time as the Y70 which have a full-size keyboard.

Chart Edit

Only One Number of Built-In Speakers

The Lenovo Y70 is a one number of built-in speakers portable PC.

Chart Edit

Only One Number of Speakers

Most many processor cores laptops that were released around the same time as the Y70 have one number of speakers, including the Lenovo Y70 which has one number of speakers.

Chart Edit

Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This portable PC ethernet LAN data rates, which is the most frequently found ethernet LAN data rates on laptops of this spec and age.

Chart Edit

Quite Small Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory

Many processor cores laptops that were released more than two years ago have discrete graphics adapter memory of between 1GB and 8.2GB. The Lenovo Y70 has one of the smaller discrete graphics adapter memory (only 2,000 megabytes) amongst many processor cores laptops of this age.

Chart Edit

Only 802.11a Wi-Fi Standards

The Lenovo Y70 has an 802.11a wi-Fi standards which is better than the 802.11n wi-Fi standards found on most many processor cores laptops that were released more than two years ago.

This notebook PC's Wi-Fi standard (802.11a) is in fact the worst Wi-Fi standard across all portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to the Y70.

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

Read more Less Chart Edit

Heavy

At 3.4 kilograms, the Lenovo Y70 is quite heavy compared to most of the other laptops of this type and age. The average weight of many processor cores laptops that have been available for a similar time to the Y70 is 2.5kg.

Chart Edit

4 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo Y70

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was over three years ago when this portable PC was released.

Average Total Storage Capacity

The Lenovo Y70 has a relatively standard total storage capacity (1,000 gigabyte) compared to most of the other portable PCs of this type and age.

Chart Edit

HDD Storage Media

This laptop has an hdd storage media, which is the most commonly found storage media on laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as 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.

Chart Edit

Average Battery Life (max)

With a battery life (max) of 5 hours, the Lenovo Y70 has a pretty typical battery life (max) compared to most of the other many processor cores laptops that were launched more than two years ago.

Chart Edit

Specification

Design
Colour of Product
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Processor Technology
Processor Manufacturer
Processor Cache
Processor Cache
Processor Model
Processor Clock Speed
Memory
Internal Memory
Internal Memory Type
Internal Memory Size
Hard Drive
Storage Medium
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Card Reader Integrated
Memory Card Slot(s)
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Touchscreen Type
Touch Technology
Display Manufacturer
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Maximum Resolution
Number of Discrete Graphics Adapters Supported
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
Number of Discrete Graphics Adapters Installed
Number of Discrete Graphics Adapters
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
CD-RW/DVD-ROM Interface
Optical Drive Type
Audio
Audio System Manufacturer
Built-In Microphone
Speakers Manufacturer
Number of Built-In Speakers
Built-In Speaker(s)
Audio System
Camera
Built-In Camera
Networking
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
Integrated Wireless LAN, Type of Network I/F Chip
Ports & Interfaces
Wireless Communication Version
USB Port
Headphone Connectivity
Headphone Outputs
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
HDMI Ports Quantity
ESATA/USB 3.0 Ports Quantity
ESATA/USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Keyboard Backlit
Built-In Touchpad
Keyboard Type
Keyboard Layout
Software
Operating System Installed
Bundled Software
Battery
Battery Life (max)
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Number of Battery Cells (tablet)
Power
External Power Adapter
Security
Cable Lock Slot Type
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Manual
Technical Details
Display Type
Wireless Features
Other Features
Ethernet Specifications
Stereo Sound
Supplied Battery
Wireless Standard
Memory Type
Number of Speakers
Graphics Adapter Interface
Graphics Adapter Manufacturer
Display Technology
Storage Capacity
USB Version
Internal Memory
Audio Output
HDMI
Compatible Operating Systems
Display Diagonal (metric)
Ethernet Interface Type
Wireless Transmission
Dimensions (WxDxH)
Main Camera Resolution (numeric)
Graphics Adapter Family
Graphics Adapter
Wireless Technology
Integrated Graphics Adapter (UMA/GMA)
Display
Battery Type
Speakers
Weight
Type
Security Features

2 Awards

computershopper.com Editor's Choice hothardware.com Approved

Expert Reviews

(25)
29 March 2015

The Lenovo Y70 Touch comes in four different variants, with the cheapest option being $999 and the most expensive option costing $1,399.00. Each option has a different CPU spec and GPU spec. This...

9 March 2015

Lenovo has been an exceptional name in the laptop universe for quite some time. People have grown to expect a certain quality from the brand, and the new Y70 gaming laptop surely lives up to the... Read more…

17 January 2015

The Y70 is Lenovo's most recent addition to its multimedia-centric IdeaPad line. This is the largest IdeaPad sold, featuring a 17.3? touch display. We found a great deal to like about the Y70... Read more…

23 December 2014

With the Y70, Lenovo continues to show us that they are willing to experiment with the many features and nuances of windows 8. From a design perspective the Y70 is a refinement of what we've seen... Read more…

19 December 2014

At under $1,500, the Lenovo Y70 Touch series lands in what most users would consider to be the mainstream gaming notebook category. A good mid-range portable gaming machine should have a solid...

Hothardware.com

« Prev 1 of 5 Next »

User Reviews

(158)
Reviewed 23 June 2015 by Isaisa
Isaisa would recommend the Lenovo IdeaPad Y70 Series

First of all, sorry for my English. This laptop is really amazing, despite is somehow heavy (7.48) and may cause troubles to carry due to its size. Offers good performance over other ones in the... Read more…

Reviewed 6 August 2015 by William
William would recommend the Lenovo IdeaPad Y70 Series

The Lenovo Y70 is superb ESPECIALLY for its asking price. I originally brought this laptop for College (Computer Science Major so that means I love to program and game). This Laptop does all of... Read more…

Reviewed 21 July 2015 by Terry13
Terry13 would recommend the Lenovo IdeaPad Y70 Series (Verified Purchase)

In the past, our family has purchased lower end/lower priced laptops. They have always been slower and have always been looked upon as throw away machines. This time, we decided to upgrade to a... Read more…

Reviewed 13 November 2015 by Nightfly

From initial setup there was noticeable screen flicker. Then it went away, then it came back. It was intermittent during the first couple weeks, and I spent hours online researching the problem.... Read more…

Reviewed 18 September 2015 by 3Dcreative
3Dcreative would recommend the Lenovo IdeaPad Y70 Series (Verified Purchase)

I do a lot of 3D (Pixar-like) character animations and animated videos. This machine does a decent job of handling the "stress" of having multiple graphic, video and 3D animation programs going at... Read more…

« Prev 1 of 32 Next »

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lenovo gtx860, lenovo i74710, lenovo gtx860m, lenovo i74710h, lenovo i74710hq

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

See How Other Laptops Compare to the Lenovo Y70

Acer Aspire E1-522 vs Lenovo Y70

Acer Aspire E1-522 vs Lenovo Y70
Acer Aspire E1-522
4 core AMD A 1.5GHz 4GB 1TB HDD 15.6"
Lenovo Y70
4 core Intel Core i7-4xxx 2.5GHz 16GB 1TB hdd 17.3"
£ 305.99
Two USB 2.0 Ports Quantitys
42% Lighter
4MB Smaller Processor Cache
12GB Smaller Internal Memory
Feedback