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Lenovo G500

alaTest has collected and analyzed 103 reviews of Lenovo G500. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. People are impressed by the durability and keyboard. The usability and price also get good feedback, whereas many are negative about the touchpad.

performance, price, usability, keyboard, durability

touchpad

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Lenovo G500 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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(Based on 103 reviews)

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Lenovo G500

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of Lenovo G500 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers really like the price.

price

100% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: IBM Lenovo G500 G505 G510 Windows 8 UK Laptop Keyboard 25210952

May, 2016

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Lenovo G500

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 46 user reviews of Lenovo G500 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops on Amazon.com. Comments about the durability and price are generally positive. The keyboard and usability also get good feedback, but many are less positive about the touchpad.

performance, usability, keyboard, price, durability

touchpad

78% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Lenovo G500 59385443 15.6-Inch Laptop (Black)Lenovo G700 17.3-Inch Laptop (Black)

May, 2016

Expert review by: Digit Laptops (digit.in)

Lenovo G500 59-370339

 

Lenovo G500 59-370339 Laptop runs on DOS OS and has Intel Core i5 (3rd generation) 2.5 GHz processor. It has Intel HD Graphics, 4 GB RAM, 500 GB HDD and a DVD Drive. The G500 59-370339 Laptop has a 15.6 inch HD LED Display with 1366 x 768 pixels...

Jul, 2013

Consumer review by: N/A (newegg.com)

some nice features for a budget laptop

 

I have this model except for a different CPU. This is a budget laptop and is not super slim or light. I like the fact that, in addition to HDMI, it has a VGA port so you can connect to an older monitor. I really like the solid power port. The typical...

VGA port, 2 USB 3.0 ports, power port, price

none really

Oct, 2013

Consumer review by: NorthernTiger (circuitcity.com)

As good As I Expected

 

Everything is fine. This is the first Lenovo computer I ever owned. The touch pad is not as responsive as another brand that I am used to. But the keyboard is good.

Oct, 2013

Consumer review by: Ben (newegg.com)

Not bad

 

I guess I read the description too fast because I thought this came with a touchscreen. Windows 8 is clunky without it, but nobody's to blame but myself. I'm amazed that the free shipping got this PC to me the day after I ordered it. GG Newegg, you're...

Quick little machine, great bang for the buck

PC itself feels a little cheap/plasticky, but can't complain for the price

Jul, 2013

Product Specifications

Camera

Front Camera: Yes
Front camera resolution:1280 x 720
Front camera resolution (numeric):1

Display

Display Surface:Gloss
HD type: No

Graphics

Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):3
Number of displays supported by on-board graphics adapter:3
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x166
On-board graphics adapter outputs supported:DisplayPort, Embedded DisplayPort (eDP), HDMI, Serial Digital Video Out (SDVO), VGA (D-Sub)

Keyboard

Island-style keyboard: Yes

Networking

4G: No

Ports & interfaces

USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:2

Processor

Conflict Free processor: Yes
ECC supported by processor: No
Integrated 4G WiMAX:No / Yes
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:32
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:1
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max):25.6
Memory channels supported by processor:Dual
Memory clock speeds supported by processor:1333,1600
Memory types supported by processor:DDR3-SDRAM, DDR3L-SDRAM
Processor cache type:Smart Cache, L3 / SmartCache, L3
Processor codename:Ivy Bridge
Processor Series:Intel Core i3-3100 Mobile series / Intel Pentium 2000 series for Mobile
Thermal Design Power (TDP):35

Processor special features

Intel 64: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology: No
Intel Identity Protection Technology version:1.00
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):Y / Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d): No
Processor package size:37.5

Security

Cable lock slot type:Kensington
Password protection: Yes

Software

Operating System Language:POL