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Reviews for the Lenovo E50-80-80J201X4GE
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Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 07/05/2016
Rating: Total score: 70% price: 71% performance: 99% features: 95% display: 72% mobility: 22% ergonomy: 71%
Model: The Lenovo E50-80-80J201X4GE is a laptop for business users who are looking to do work when they are on-the-go. The stable chassis is made from matte black plastic. The Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64-bit system uses 2.2 GHz Intel Core i5-5200U processor, an Intel HD Graphics 5500 graphic card, 4 GB DDR3 PC3-12800 RAM and a 500 GB Momentus Thin hard disk from Seagate. Its 15.6-inch TN LED display features an HD resolution (1366 x 768 pixels) and a matte finish. Due to the latter, the laptop can be used in bright environments such as outdoor. However, the viewing angles are limited since it is a TN-type.
The keyboard is decent and easy to type on and the touchpad is reliable, precise, and responsive and supports multi-touch gestures without delay. For connectivity, the laptop includes two USB 3.0/3.1 Gen 1 ports, a USB 2.0 port, an HDMI port, a VGA port, an audio combo jack, an SD card reader, a OneLink docking port and even a DVD drive. The 2.3 kg system achieves a battery life of up to 4:03 hours based on Wi-Fi web surfing.Intel HD Graphics 5500: Integrated graphics card (GT2) in the Core processors of the Broadwell U-series (15 W TDP). Non demanding games should be playable with these graphics cards. » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.
5005U: Broadwell-based ULV (ultra low voltage) dual-core processor for notebooks and ultrabooks. Offers an integrated HD Graphics 5500 GPU and is manufactured in 14 nm.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.
15-16 inch is a standard display size for laptops and offers the biggest variety of products.» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.
Usually subnotebooks, ultrabooks and quite lightweight laptops with 12-16 inch display-diagonal weigh as much.
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, Lenovo acquired the majority of Medion AG, a European computer hardware manufacturer. 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.
70%: This rating is bad. Most notebooks are better rated. This is not a recommendation for purchase.
» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.