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The Lenovo G50-70 is a four SATA III connector portable PC. Most of the other laptops of a comparable spec and age to the G50-70 only have between two and three SATA III connectors.
Four SATA Connectors
Most of the other notebook PCs of this spec and age only have between two and three SATA connectors, however the Lenovo G50-70 has four SATA connectors.
64-Bit Processor Operating Mode
This laptop supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many comparable spec notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as it.
Lenovo Has Good Reviews for Its Notebook PCs
Lenovo is one of the better rated laptop brands according to average reviews from experts and users, and Lenovo also has good reviews for its medium processor core laptops.
1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The Lenovo G50-70 supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most medium processor core laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to it. This notebook PC supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most portable PCs of a similar age and spec to it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed.
A 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed is actually the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across all medium processor core laptops that have been available for a comparable time to the G50-70.
A 133MHz processor memory clock speed is the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across similar types of laptop.
Has a Full-Size Keyboard
The Lenovo G50-70 has a full-size keyboard. Most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the G50-70 also have a full-size keyboard.
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Has a Front Camera
The Lenovo G50-70 has a front camera, as do most of the other laptops of this age and spec.
L3 Processor Cache
This notebook PC has a L3 processor cache, which is the most frequently found processor cache on medium processor core laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to it.
802.11g WiFi Standard
The Lenovo G50-70 has a better Wi-Fi standard than most notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to it. This laptop has an 802.11g WiFi standard, whereas most comparable spec notebook PCs that are a similar age to it have an 802.11n WiFi standard. Across all laptops of a similar age and type to the G50-70 the worst Wi-Fi standard is 802.11ad and the best is 802.11n.
2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot
This portable PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is the most commonly found memory slot on portable PCs of a similar age and spec to it.
9 Reasons Against
Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Across all the portable PCs that were launched around the same time as the G50-70 the on-board graphics adapter base frequencies range from 100MHz to 650MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 280MHz. The Lenovo G50-70 has one of the slowest on-board graphics adapter base frequencies (only 200 megahertz) amongst medium processor core laptops of this age.
Quite Short Battery Life
The shortest battery life of portable PCs of this age and spec is 2.5h and the longest is 33h. At only 4 hours, the Lenovo G50-70 has a very short battery life compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar type and age to the G50-70.
Only HDD Storage Medium
This portable PC has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many laptops of a similar type 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.
Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution
This portable PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many medium processor core laptops that came out around the same time as it.
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Very Small Battery Capacity
The battery capacities of notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the G50-70 range from 23Wh to 120Wh. The Lenovo G50-70 has one of the smaller battery capacities (only 32 watt-hours) amongst similar spec laptops of this age.
Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen
The Lenovo G50-70 does not have a touch sensitive screen, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other notebook PCs of this type and age also do not have a touch sensitive screen.
The average weight of portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to the G50-70 is 2.1kg, and the weights range from 940g to 14kg. With a weight of 2.5 kilograms, the Lenovo G50-70 is quite heavy compared to most of the other laptops that have been around for a similar time to the G50-70.
Only One USB 2.0 Port
Most comparable spec notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the G50-70 have between one and eight USB 2.0 ports, including the Lenovo G50-70 which has one USB 2.0 port.
Only 4 Bluetooth Version
This laptop supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is typical of many comparable spec notebook PCs that have been around for more than a year.
4 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo G50-70
Released Over a Year Ago
Lenovo released the G50-70 over a year ago.
Average Screen Size
The Lenovo G50-70 has a pretty typical screen size (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that have been available for around the same time as the G50-70.
There are a number of alternative 15.6" notebook PCs currently available that you might want to look at including because of it's better review score, the Lenovo B50 ($748.99).
If this notebook PC screen size is too small for you then you might want to look at the DELL Inspiron 17 5758 (17.3").
Intel Core I3 Processor Family
The Lenovo G50-70 has an Intel Core i3 processor family which is better than the Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family found on most medium processor core laptops that were released around the same time as it.
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Average Processor Clock Speed
The Lenovo G50-70 has a pretty standard processor clock speed (1.9 gigahertz) compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been available for more than a year.
We compared this laptop to all the other 1.9GHz processor clock speed portable PCs and we think the DELL Latitude 15 3540 ($980.34) which has a better Rating is also worth considering.
If you want a laptop with a faster processor clock speed then you might want to look at the DELL Inspiron 17 5749 (2GHz).
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