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Lenovo Essential G510

alaTest has collected and analyzed 22 reviews from magazines and websites. People really like the performance and keyboard. The screen and value for money are also mentioned favorably, whereas the touchpad and build quality get critical views.

usability, value for money, screen, keyboard, performance

reliability, build quality, touchpad

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Lenovo Essential G510 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 88/100 = Very good quality.

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for Lenovo Essential G510

 

alaTest has collected and analysed 19 user reviews of Lenovo Essential G510 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptop Computers on Amazon.co.uk.

usability, value for money, keyboard, portability, performance

build quality, touchpad

74% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Lenovo G510 15.6-inch Laptop - Black (Intel Core i7-4700QM 2.4GHz, 8GB RAM, 1TB HDD, Intel Integrated Graphics, DVDRW, Windows 8.1 Home Premium)Lenovo G510 15.6-inch Laptop - Black (Intel Core i5-4200M 2.5GHz, 4GB RAM, 1TB HDD, Intel Integrated Graphics, DVDRW, Windows 8 Home Premium)

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Good Laptop

 

Very happy with the purchase, owned it for over a month now. I spent about 3 weeks shopping every where for a laptop and this one on new egg was the best I could find in my price range.

Good processor, runs great ; Lots of Ram, buffers large videos great and I can run plenty of programs all at the same time ; Graphics cards is decent, I get around 40 fps using the medium settings on W.o.T ; Touch screen! I did not care at all that it...

The keyboard feels like you are going to break it, I must admit that after a month of heavy use still no issues (I think it just feels cheap but isn't actually?) ; Screen seems to have a poor contrast ratio (laptop are not known for great contrast but...

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NEWEGG IS THE BEST, 21 HOUR SHIPPING TIME!!! AWESOME!!!

 

THIS IS A GREAT LAPTOP FOR EVERYDAY USERS, BUT IF YOU ARE DOING HEAViLY MULTI-THREADED TASKS AN I7-4700 4 CORE HASWELL CHIP WOULD SUIT YOU BETTER...

THE FASTEST SHIPPING EVER I ORDERED IT AT 1PM BY 10AM THE NEXT DAY I HAD IT ; QUITE NICE LAPTOP, MUCH NICER THAN MY SONY VAIO, HASWELL 4200M CHIP THATS A BIG ++ IN MY BOOK ; I MADE SOME TWEAKS ON IT FOR EVEN FASTER BOOT TIMES ; I BOUGHT THIS FOR MY...

A LITTLE WIDER THAN I WANTED TO GET, AND LOTS OF PRE-INSTALLED JUNK THAT SLOWES IT DOWN SOME, BUT THATS AN EASY FIX ; NOT FULL HD, THATS OK FOR MY MOM NOT FOR ME THOUGH

Product Specifications

Configuration

Convertible: No
DVD Writer:Blu-ray Combo / DVD-Writer / No
Embedded 3G/4G: No
Fingerprint Reader: No
Hard Drive Type:Hard Disk Drive
Remote Control: No
TV Card: No
Video Editing Card: No
Web Cam: Yes

Connectivity

Bluetooth:No / Yes
TV Output: Yes
WiFi Connectivity: Yes

Display

Aspect Ratio:16:9
LED Backlight:Edge LED
Touchscreen: No
True Resolution:WXGA

General Features

Media Centre Edition: No
Operating System Version:DOS / NO OS / Windows 8

Graphic

Brand of Graphic Chip:AMD / Intel ®
GPU Model (Graphic Card):HD GRAPHICS 4600 / Intel ® HD GPU / RAD HD8570M / RAD R5 M230 / Radeon HD 8750M / RADEON HD8750M / RADEON R7 M265

Processor

Chipset Brand:Intel® / Unknown
Chipset Type:HM86 / Unknown
Processor:Core™ i3 / Core™ i5 / Core™ i7 / Pentium
Processor Brand:Intel ®
Processor Number:3550M PENTIUM / I3-4000M / I5-4200M / I7-4700MQ / I7-4702MQ
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