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Lenovo M490S-59370045

Specifications

Lenovo M490S-59370045Notebook: Lenovo M490S-59370045
Processor: Intel Celeron 1007U
Graphics Adapter: NVIDIA GeForce 710M
Display: 14.0 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels, glossy: yes
Weight: 2kg
Price: 300 euro
Average Score: 80% - good
Average of 1 scores (from 2 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 60%, features: - %, display: 60% mobility: 80%, workmanship: 80%, ergonomy: 80%, emissions: 80%

Reviews for the Lenovo M490S-59370045

80% Lenovo IdeaPad M490s (59374462)
Source: Benchmark.pl Turkish PL→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 07/11/2013
Rating: Total score: 80% performance: 60% display: 60% mobility: 80% workmanship: 80% ergonomy: 80% emissions: 80%
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Source: PC Lab.pl Turkish PL→EN
Positive: Very good quality; decent keyboard, microphone, and webcam; fingerprint reader; VGA; very quiet cooling system; good ratio performance/price ; mSATA connector. Negative: Poor quality of the display; short battery life.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 07/05/2013

Comment

NVIDIA GeForce 710M: Entry level GPU of the 700M series based on the GT 620M.

Modern games should be playable with these graphics cards at low settings and resolutions. Casual gamers may be happy with these cards.

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


1007U: Entry level ULV dual core processor with integrated graphics card called Intel HD Graphics and reduced features of the Ivy Bridge core (no Turbo Boost, AES, ...).» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


14.0":

Above all, this display size is used for subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles. For all three types, this size is quite large. The biggest variety of subnotebooks is represented with this size.

Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


2 kg:

This weight is typical for very big tablets, subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles with a 11-13 inch display-diagonal.


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


80%: 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, 2013-07-11 (Update: 2013-07-11)