The latest Lenovo G500 (59374977) laptop computer is not slimmer like its sibling G500s. The weight of the laptop computer is 5.73 lbs. which is little heavier when compared with other models in similar category. With 1.9GHz dual core Celeron 1005M processor, 320 GB hard drive and Windows 8, it offers day to day computing to users. The beneficial side of this laptop is that it comes with 2 USB 3.0 ports. Stores are quoting price of the laptop anywhere in the range of $299-$399.
Lenovo G500 (59374977) specification and performance
Lenovo has chosen Intel Celeron 1005M processor for its G500 (59374977) model which is a 15.6” mid-size laptop. Each core of the processor works with 1.9GHz frequency and has 2MB of L3 cache. The processor is integrated with Intel HD graphics which shares system memory. The TDP rating of the processor is 35W which includes graphics as well. Celeron 1005M processor doesn’t offer Hyperthreading and Turbo boost features. Integrated with 4GB memory, the laptop smoothly performs basic tasks like typing, surfing web etc. It is a good solution for school computing, if the job doesn’t include CPU intensive tasks. You can listen to music and watch video on this laptop. The computer is not suitable for heavy gaming, but less demanding games like Fifa 13, counter Strike GO and star craft 2 (2013) can be played in low to medium settings.
System memory can be upgraded up to 8GB and supported memory speed is PC3-10600. Lenovo G500-59374977 comes with 320GB hard drive which operates with 5400 rpm speed. Windows 8 operating system is preinstalled on the laptop.
The 15.6″ LED backlit HD display delivers 1366 x 768 pixel resolution with 16:9 aspect ratio.
Lenovo G500 (59374977) comes with AccuType keyboard. The keys are designed with slightly inward slopes which creates contented space for your fingertips.Besides 2.USB 3.0 ports, the laptop computer also offers USB 2.0 port; 1 Ethernet; HDMI and 1 VGA port. It comes with 1 MP Webcam and an optical drive.
Network features include Fast Ethernet and integrated 802.11 b/g/n Wi-fi
Though Lenovo G500 (59374977) is a Windows 8 laptop yet it doesn’t offer touch screen features.
The 6 cell standard li-ion battery pack offers 4-5 hours of battery life, on single charge.
Pros of Lenovo G500-59374977
Affordable computing solution for school students, homes and home offices.
Windows 8 operating system
2.USB 3.0 port
Cons of Lenovo G500-59374977
No touch screen