If you are AMD laptop’s fan and need a decent machine for daily use, this Lenovo G50 – 80E30181US 15.6 inch budget notebook is may a good machine that you will needs. Powered by AMD quad-core SOC processor with the AMD A8-6410 as the heart, the newest Lenovo G50 laptop series is may not designed for everyone. But if the price is one of your biggest concern, the G50 80E30181US notebook that incorporated with 4GB of RAM and running on the newest Microsoft Windows 8.1 OS is still delivers enough performance for daily computing tasks and gives a great value for the price.
Speaking of design, the Lenovo G50 – 80E30181US is looks identical to the sub-$500 Lenovo G50 80L0000QUS laptop that powered by Intel Core i3-4030U processor. Comes with a high quality plastic casing and solid black color with brushed design make it looks more sturdy and robust than they are. The 4.62 lbs Lenovo G50 laptop has dimension in 10.43 15.12 x 0.98 inch. Its mean this machine is pretty light and slim to hold in your hand and perfect for companion in anywhere. Lenovo said the 4-cell Lithium Ion 2200 mAh battery produce more than five hours of battery life for rich internet browsing on modest display settings.
Lenovo G50 80E30181US 15.6 inch laptop comes with a AMD A8-6410 Quad-Core Processor as the heart and offers a base clock rates at 2.0 GHz. Its may not a powerful AMD laptop, but still provides enough power for most modern productivity and multimedia tasks. Combined with 6GB of DDR3L SDRAM and AMD Turbo Core technology for up to 2.4 GHz of processor speed, the company claimed if the G50 laptop’ still delivers fairly smooth and fast performance for handle demanding multiple tasks at the same time. As an operating system, the Microsoft Windows 8.1 64 bit version provides stable platform to running modern applications without any lags.
As a laptop display, the 15.6 inch High Definition widescreen display still delivers fairly crisp images and natural color for 720p video content with average brightness of 200 cd/m². Like its predecessor, the Lenovo G50 – 80E30181US LED-backlit display is only supports a 1366 x 768 pixels native resolution, so you should connect the laptop into external HDTV for watching 1080p HD video content. Like other AMD A8-6410 laptop from another series, this machine also incorporated with AMD Radeon R5 as graphics card.
For listening music and movies, the internal G50 laptop’s speakers that optimized with Dolby Advanced Audio v2 technology and few audio optimization settings provide very crisp and loud enough sound in small room. The 500GB of Serial ATA hard disk drive as the 80E30181US internal storage is may not a big storage, but still provides enough room to store all your video, music and document files. On the G50 laptop’s side, the SuperMulti DVD Burner drive is not only perfect for loading more video and applications, but also perfect for backup your critical files into CDs or DVDs cassettes.
For makes a face to face video communication to family and co-workers, this laptop have a front facing VGA web camera and internal digital microphone. The non-backlit G50 keyboard is may not perfect to use in dim light room, but still accurate for typing document and spreadsheets in bright light room. Yeah, the Lenovo G50 – 80E30181US is may an affordable 15.6 inch laptop, but this machine also equipped with full range of connectivity features, includes audio combo jack, USB 3.0 port, 2-in-1 media card reader slot, Bluetooth 4.0, dual USB 2.0 port, HDMI port, 100/1000 Mbps Ethernet LAN, security lock slot and WiFi 802.11b/g/n wireless LAN for rich internet browsing through Hotspot area.
Yeah, the G50 80E30181US 15.6 inch laptop is may not designed for high end games and video editing applications. But with a starting price only around at $329, Lenovo G50 – 80E30181US is still a great laptop and provides outstanding performance for the price. If you are on the market for sub-$300 notebook and preferred with Intel based laptop, we suggest you to check Acer Aspire ES151225TP (ES1-512-25TP) laptop that priced only around at $267.