Average of 1 scores (from 2 reviews)
Reviews for the Lenovo M490S-59370045
Source: Benchmark.pl 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%
Source: PC Lab.pl 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
NVIDIA GeForce 710M: Entry level GPU of the 700M series based on the GT 620M.
Non demanding games should be playable with these graphics cards.
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.
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.
This weight is typical for very big tablets, subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles with a 11-13 inch display-diagonal.
Lenovo: Lenovo ( "Le" as in the English word legend and "novo" (Latin) for new) was founded in 1984 as a Chinese computer trading company. From 2004, the company has been the largest laptop manufacturer in China and got the fourth largest manufacturer worldwide after the acquisition of IBM's PC division in 2005. In addition to desktops and notebooks, the company also produces monitors, projectors, servers, etc.
In 2011, Medion AG, a European computer hardware manufacturer, owned the majority of the company. In 2014, Lenovo took over Motorola Mobility, which gave them a boost in the smartphone market.
From 2014 to 2016 Lenovo's market share in the global notebook market was 20-21%, ranking second behind HP. However, the distance decreased gradually. In the smartphone market, Lenovo did not belong to the Top 5 global manufacturers in 2016.
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.