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Lenovo Y70-70

Lenovo Y70-70 4 Core Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.6GHz 16GB 1TB Hybrid-HDD 17.3" Laptop

4 Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.6GHz 16GB Mar 2015
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19 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This notebook PC supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many notebook PCs that came out more than a year ago.

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Fairly Big Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory

With a discrete graphics adapter memory of 4 gigabytes, the Lenovo Y70-70 has one of the bigger discrete graphics adapter memorys amongst portable PCs of this age. The smallest discrete graphics adapter memory of gaming laptops that came out around the same time as the Y70-70 is 2GB, the biggest is 8GB, and the average discrete graphics adapter memory is 3.2GB.

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

With an on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) of 1,200 megahertz, the Lenovo Y70-70 has a fairly fast on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable age and type to the Y70-70. Across all the gaming laptops that have been available for a comparable time to the Y70-70 the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s range from 900MHz to 1,400MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) is 1,200MHz.

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Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

The slowest on-board graphics adapter base frequency of gaming laptops that have been available for around the same time as the Y70-70 is 200MHz and the fastest is 400MHz. At 400 megahertz, the Lenovo Y70-70 has a quite fast on-board graphics adapter base frequency compared to most of the other gaming laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the Y70-70.

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Lenovo Has Good Laptop Reviews

We calculated the average reviews for all Lenovo portable PCs and also specifically for Lenovo gaming laptops and found that in both cases Lenovo had good reviews compared to other manufacturers.

Fairly Big Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 17.3 inches, the Lenovo Y70-70 has a fairly big display diagonal compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the Y70-70. The display diagonals of portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as the Y70-70 range from 13" to 19".

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Quite Big Internal Memory

Across all the laptops of this spec and age the internal memorys range from 4GB to 32GB, and the average internal memory is 13GB. With an internal memory of 16 gigabytes, the Lenovo Y70-70 has a fairly big internal memory compared to most of the other gaming laptops that are a comparable age to the Y70-70.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative 16GB internal memory laptops currently available including because of it's better review score, the Lenovo Y50[plb_2933469_price].

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Lenovo Y70-70 has a full-size keyboard, unlike most of the other portable PCs of a similar type and age to the Y70-70 which do not have a full-size keyboard.

We compared all the other portable PCs with a full-size keyboard to this laptop and we think the Asus G751J[plb_2984113_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Has a Front Camera

The Lenovo Y70-70 has a front camera, as do most of the other gaming laptops that have been available for more than a year.

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Intel Core I7 Processor Family

This notebook PC has an Intel Core i7-4xxx processor family, which is typical of many notebook PCs that have been available for more than a year.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

This portable PC supports a 1333|1600MHz processor memory clock speed, which is the most frequently supported processor memory clock speed on portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as it.

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HD HD Type

The HD type of this notebook PC is Full HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to it.

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Has a Touchscreen

The Lenovo Y70-70 has a touchscreen, which is unusual. Most of the other laptops that have been available for a similar time to the Y70-70 do not have a touchscreen.

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Quite Fast Processor Boost Frequency

With a processor boost frequency of 3.6 gigahertz, the Lenovo Y70-70 has one of the faster processor boost frequencys amongst laptops of this age. The processor boost frequencys of laptops of a comparable type and age to the Y70-70 range from 2.7GHz to 4GHz, and the average processor boost frequency is 3.5GHz.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

The Lenovo Y70-70 has an 802.11n wi-Fi standards which is better than most similar spec laptops that are a comparable age to it. Most gaming laptops that were released around the same time as it have an 802.11a wi-Fi standards. This notebook PC also have 802.11ac and 802.11b and 802.11g wi-Fi standardss.

An 802.11n wi-Fi standards is actually the best Wi-Fi standard across all comparable spec portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the Y70-70.

The worst Wi-Fi standard across similar types of laptop is 802.11a.

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Quite Big Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory

With a discrete graphics adapter memory of 4,096 megabytes, the Lenovo Y70-70 has one of the bigger discrete graphics adapter memory amongst portable PCs of this age. The smallest discrete graphics adapter memory of laptops of this spec and age is 2GB and the biggest is 8.2GB.

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4 Bluetooth Version

This notebook PC supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is typical of many laptops of this type and age.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slots

This notebook PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slots, which is typical of many comparable spec notebook PCs that came out around the same time as it.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This portable PC has a GDDR5 discrete graphics memory type, which is typical of many portable PCs of a comparable type and age to it.

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8 Reasons Against

Very Small Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

At only 1.74 gigabytes, the Lenovo Y70-70 has a fairly small maximum on-board graphics adapter memory compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable age and spec to the Y70-70. The smallest maximum on-board graphics adapter memory of gaming laptops that are a comparable age to the Y70-70 is 1.7GB and the biggest is 32GB.

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Only Two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantitys

The Lenovo Y70-70 is a two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity laptop. Most of the other gaming laptops that were launched around the same time as the Y70-70 have between two and five USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys.

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Only Four Number of Battery Cellss

Most laptops that were launched around the same time as the Y70-70 have between four and eight number of battery cellss, including the Lenovo Y70-70 which has four number of battery cellss.

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Only Two USB 3.0 Ports

Most gaming laptops that were released around the same time as the Y70-70 have between two and five USB 3.0 ports, including the Lenovo Y70-70 which has two USB 3.0 ports.

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Very Slow Hard Drive Speed

The Lenovo Y70-70 has one of the slower hard drive speeds (only 5,400 revolutions per minute) amongst laptops of this age. The hard drive speeds of portable PCs of this spec and age range from 5,400 RPM to 7,200 RPM, and the average hard drive speed is 6,600 RPM.

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Very Small Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)

The average battery capacity (Watt hours) of portable PCs of this type and age is 65Wh. At only 54 watt-hours, the Lenovo Y70-70 has a fairly small battery capacity (Watt hours) compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that were released one year ago.

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Quite Low Speaker Power

The speaker powers of portable PCs of this spec and age range from 1.5W to 8W, and the average speaker power is 2.4W. At only 2 Watts, the Lenovo Y70-70 has a fairly low speaker power compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been around for a similar time to the Y70-70.

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Only Two Number of Built-In Speakerss

The Lenovo Y70-70 is a two number of built-in speakers notebook PC. Most of the other laptops of a similar age and spec to the Y70-70 have between two and three number of built-in speakerss.

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7 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo Y70-70

Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when this laptop was released.

Average Processor Frequency

With a processor frequency of 2.6 gigahertz, the Lenovo Y70-70 has a fairly average processor frequency compared to most of the other gaming laptops that have been available for a comparable time to the Y70-70.

There are a number of other 2.6GHz processor clock speed portable PCs currently available that you might want to look at including the Asus GL771JW[plb_2860733_price] which has better reviews.

If you would prefer a portable PC with a faster processor frequency then you might want to consider the MSI GE62 Apache[plb_2918914_price] (2.7GHz) which also has a higher rating.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

The Lenovo Y70-70 has a relatively typical total storage capacity (1,000 gigabyte) compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that came out more than a year ago.

If you would prefer a bigger total storage capacity then you might also want to consider the GL771JW[pl_2860733_price] (1.1TB), or the G751JL[pl_2998974_price] (1.1TB) both from Asus which also has a higher rating.

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Average Weight

At 3.4 kilograms, the Lenovo Y70-70 has a fairly average weight compared to most of the other gaming laptops that came out more than a year ago.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This laptop has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on gaming laptops that were launched around the same time as it.

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HDD Storage Media

This notebook PC has a Hybrid-HDD storage media, which is the most commonly found storage media on laptops of a comparable spec and 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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Average Battery Life (max)

At 5 hours, the Lenovo Y70-70 has a pretty standard battery life (max) compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable type and age to the Y70-70.

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Specification

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Processor Threads
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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
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
Touchscreen Type
Touch Technology
Panel Type
Aspect Ratio
Full HD
LED Backlight
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
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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)
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
LightScribe
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Built-In Subwoofer
Speaker Power
Speakers Manufacturer
Number of Built-In Speakers
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Bluetooth Version
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Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
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Bluetooth
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SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
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Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
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HDMI Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 Port
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USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Windows Keys
Keyboard Layout
Pointing Device
Software
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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
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
Embedded Options Available
Intel® Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
CPU Configuration (max)
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® 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
Security
Password Protection
Cable Lock Slot Type
Cable Lock Slot
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Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Manual
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Intel Visual Technology
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)

Expert Reviews

(2)
12 October 2015

The Lenovo Y70 Touch is a big and bold gaming laptop with decent performance, but it's running old hardware...

Wydajny procesor i karta graficzna, cienka linia i wietny wygld, dobry obraz i dwik, dobra kultura pracy
Podatno obudowy na zabrudzenia
21 July 2015

IntroductionSince the release of Windows 8 with touch functionality, Lenovo has been expanding in many different directions and navigating away from traditional laptop designs and features. The...

Exceptional audio quality with balanced sound
Accurate colours on a full high definition display with IPS
Solid graphics performance provides for a pleasant gaming andor video viewing experience
Unique design and build
Red backlighting on the keyboar
Standard configuration could use a Solid State hard drive as opposed to a mechanical one
Battery life is quite bad
A few extra USB ports would increase functionality and versatility
Touchpad can be overly sensitive
Slow hard drive

User Reviews

(2)
Reviewed 17 September 2015 by Hubster
Hubster would recommend the Lenovo IdeaPad Y70 Series (Verified Purchase)

This laptop has the speed we need for work AND games, and has no problem running all of our programs for our construction business. We are very happy with Lenovo products...

The 4 doors allows me to only open that door. Love the see through door
Reviewed 19 June 2015 by Mydogsmom
Mydogsmom would recommend the Dell XPS 18 1820 All-in-One (Verified Purchase)

I'm no computer whiz...but in my limited experience I can say I can't imagine anything better...

Large Windows Tablet
Expensive for 18.4" screen

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Manufacturer Part Numbers lenovo 80du00, lenovo i74710, lenovo i74720, lenovo i74710h, lenovo 80du00c, lenovo i74720h, lenovo 80du00k, lenovo 80du00cj, lenovo i74720hq, lenovo 80du00kb, lenovo i74710hq, lenovo 80du00cju, lenovo 80du00kbu, lenovo 80du00cjuk, lenovo 80du00kbuk
Barcodes 00889955196415

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Four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantitys
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