The Lenovo G500-59399508 is a great budget friendly laptop with a durable and solid design. Like common Lenovo’s machine, this model also comes with a high quality material, along with a good hardware configurations that designed to gives the power you need for hard work in office and enjoy great multimedia at home. Yeah, the G500-59399508 laptop’s is not the most powerful and cheapest Lenovo G500’s series, but still provides fast and smooth multitasking performance.
Based on the fastest 3rd generation Intel Ivy Bridge “i5″ architecture, the Intel Core i5-3230M dual core processor that clocked around at 2.6GHZ and optimized with Intel’s Hypertrading technology, Lenovo G500-59399508 provides more than enough performance you will need for hard work and play. Under the hood, the 4GB of DDR3 SDRAM that backed by Intel Turbo 2.0 Boost technology to increase processor speed up to 3.2GHZ also promises fast and seamless day to day mobile multitasking performance without lag, even for most demanding office and business applications.
Like common Intel “i5″ Ivy Bridge laptop’s, this machine also brings a Intel HD graphics 4000 as graphics engine. Yeah, this is not the most powerful Intel graphics cards and did not support for play 3D games in high resolution, but still offers good performance for home video editing in low resolution and play modern games in low 720p resolution. The 15.6 inch High Definition widescreen display with LED backlit technology also provides very bright, clear and stunning color for 720p HD video content and streaming movies from internet. Like other Lenovo G500 laptop series, this model also can produces maximum internal resolution around at 1366 x 768 pixels.
Similar to other Lenovo’s machine, Lenovo G500-59399508 laptop also brings a high quality material for design and offers solid design. Made from high quality aluminum material for casing and weighing around at 5.7 lbs, this is not a lightest 15.6 inch laptop but still easy to carry around with you. In term of size, the stylish black laptop has dimension in 9.8 x 14.8 x 1.3 inches. Yeah, the Lenovo’s is still thicker than the 4.8 lbs ENVY 15-j011dx laptop which has dimension in 9.9 x 14.9 x 1.1 inches, but we believe this model still can fit perfectly in almost carry bag model.
For storage, this machine offers a spacious of multimedia and document storage space. The 1TB of Serial ATA Hard Disk Drive provides more than enough space to store thousand and hundred of music and video files. If needed, you can also easily transfer it into external device that compatible with SD and MMC cards, thanks to multimedia card reader slot that located on the front side. Like common Lenovo’s laptop, the latest Lenovo G500 series also brings a comfortable and accurate Lenovo’s AccuType keyboard.
On the left side, there are 3.5mm audio combo jack, two USB 3.0 port, VGA port and RJ 45 port as Ethernet LAN connector. On the other side, you will finds single USB 2.0 port and a DVD-SuperMulti drive (+/-R double layer) for burn and play CDs or DVDs cassettes. There are also a pair of high quality stereo speakers that integrated with Dolby Advanced Audio v2 technology for stunning audio experience.
If you are really concern about quality, performance and design, Lenovo G500-59399508 laptop is one of the best 15.6 inch daily laptop that you can get for price under $700. Yeah, this is not comes with latest Intel Haswell processor and the graphics performance is a bit disappointed. But, with the 64-bit version of Microsoft Windows 8 OS and a starting price around at $649, along with a 1 year warranty, Lenovo G500-59399508 15.6 inch laptop is still worth and gives a great value for your money. If you need a touchscreen business laptop that has a really affordable price, the Lenovo ThinkPad Edge 62775AU 14 inch laptop is one of the best choice that you can get for price around at $600.