Lenovo IdeaPad G500s-59381252

Specifications

Lenovo IdeaPad G500s-59381252Notebook: Lenovo IdeaPad G500s-59381252
Processor: Intel Core i7 3612QM
Graphics Adapter: AMD Radeon HD 8750M
Display: 15.6 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels, glossy: yes
Weight: 2.6kg
Average Score: 83% - good
Average of 1 scores (from 1 reviews)
price: 90%, performance: - %, features: - %, display: 60% mobility: 90%, workmanship: 80%, ergonomy: - %, emissions: 85%

Reviews for the Lenovo IdeaPad G500s-59381252

Foreign Reviews

83% Lenovo IdeaPad G500 teszt
Source: Laptopkalauz HU→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 08/27/2013
Rating: Total score: 83% price: 90% display: 60% mobility: 90% workmanship: 80% emissions: 85%

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AMD Radeon HD 8750M: Mid-range graphics card based on the GCN architecture.

With these GPUs you are able to play modern and demanding games fluently at medium detail settings and HD resolution.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.


Intel Core i7: The Intel Core i7 for laptops is based on the LG1156 Core i5/i7 CPU for desktops. The base clock speed of the CPUs is relatively low, but because of a huge Turbo mode, the cores can dynamically overclock to up to 3.2 GHz (920XM). Therefore, the CPU can be as fast as high clocked dual-core CPUs (using single threaded applications) but still offer the advantage of 4 cores. Because of the large TDP of 45 W / 55 W, the CPU is only intended for large laptops.  


3612QM: An Ivy Bridge-based quad-core processor clocked at 2.1 GHz with Turbo Boost support up to 3.1 GHz. Offers an integrated HD Graphics 4000 GPU running at 650-1100 MHz on a dual channel DDR3 memory controller. The speciality of the i7-3612QM is the low TDP of 35 Watt compared to 45 Watt of the other Ivy Bridge quad core CPUs (e.g. 3610QM).» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


15.6": 15 inch display-variants are the standard and are used for more than the half of all notebooks. 15.4 inch display with 16:10 are the standard for notebook displays. However nowadays, more and more 16:9 displays with 15.6 inch appear. The reason why so many people like displays with medium size is, that this size is not exhausting for the eyes, does not need too much energy and the laptops can be kept quite compact.» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


2.6 kg: This notebook is lighter than the average of all notebooks. It is too heavy for sub-notebooks. 14 inch displays are normal for this class of weight.


Lenovo: Lenovo Group Limited is China's largest and the world's fourth largest personal computer manufacturer. Lenovo produces desktops, laptops, servers, handheld computers, imaging equipment, and mobile phone handsets. Lenovo also provides information technology integration and support services, and its QDI unit offers contract manufacturing. Its executive headquarters are located in China and USA. It is incorporated in Hong Kong. Lenovo was formed in 1984 as a spin-off of the Chinese Academy of Sciences new technology unit. The company initially began as a reseller, distributor and later CM for foreign brands, including IBM, entering the Chinese market. In 1990, Lenovo started to manufacture its own PCs and by 1997 became the market leader in China. In 2004, Lenovo bought IBM’s PC business for $1.25billion. Market share regarding sales of personal computers in 2007 (market research IDC): HP 18.9 %, Dell 16.4 %, Acer 9.9 %, Lenovo 7.5 %, Apple 5.7 %

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83%: This rating should be considered to be average. This is because the proportion of notebooks which have a higher rating is approximately equal to the proportion which have a lower rating.


» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

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» Samsung NP370R5V
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» Samsung 510R5E-S01DE
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» Acer TravelMate P645-MG-9419
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» HP EliteBook 840 G1
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» Samsung 530U4E-S02DE
Core i5 3337U, 14", 1.829 kg

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» HP Pavilion 15-n029sr
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» Fujitsu Celsius H730
Quadro K2100M, Core i7 4600M
» Asus X551MA-SX036D
HD Graphics (Ivy Bridge), Celeron N2815
» MSI GE60 2PE-062CZ
GeForce GTX 860M, Core i7 4700HQ
» Toshiba Satellite M50D-A-10Z
Radeon HD 8400, A-Series A6-5200
» Asus G56JR-CN141
GeForce GTX 760M, Core i7 4700HQ
» Acer Aspire E1-510P-2671
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Radeon R7 M265, Core i5 4200U
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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2013-09- 5 (Update: 2013-09- 5)