Lenovo IdeaPad G510

Specifications

Lenovo IdeaPad G510Notebook: Lenovo IdeaPad G510
Processor: Intel Core i5 4200M
Graphics Adapter: AMD Radeon HD 8750M
Display: 15.6 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels, glossy: yes
Weight: 2.5kg
Average Score: 77% - good
Average of 2 scores (from 3 reviews)
price: 83%, performance: 90%, features: 75%, display: 62% mobility: 63%, workmanship: 80%, ergonomy: 91%, emissions: - %

Reviews for the Lenovo IdeaPad G510

Foreign Reviews

76% Viel Power für wenig Geld
Source: Chip.de German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 01/13/2014
Rating: Total score: 76% price: 96% performance: 100% features: 75% display: 54% mobility: 56% ergonomy: 91%
78% Lenovo IdeaPad G510 teszt
Source: Laptopkalauz HU→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 02/18/2014
Rating: Total score: 78% price: 70% performance: 80% display: 70% mobility: 70% workmanship: 80%
Recenze: Lenovo IdeaPad G510 - všestranný výkon
Source: Notebook.cz CZ→EN
Positive: Good performance; solid processing; comfortable keyboard. Negative: Noisy fan; low quality display.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 11/26/2013

Comment

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.


4200M: Haswell-based dual-core processor clocked at 2.5 GHz with Turbo Boost support up to 3.1 GHz. Offers an integrated HD Graphics 4600 GPU and a dual channel DDR3 memory controller.» 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.


2.5 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 %

Lenovo reviews


77%: This rating is not convincing. The laptop is evaluated below average, this is not really a recommendation for purchase.


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

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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2013-12- 2 (Update: 2013-12- 2)