Lenovo IdeaPad G510 15.6-Inch Laptop (59406709) Review

Black 15.6 inch Lenovo IdeaPad G510

Lenovo IdeaPad G510 is a 15.6-Inch multipurpose day-to-day notebook. It brings together premium basic features and the power of a current processor at quite an affordable price.. It is great for doing school assignments or simply enjoying yourself on the net. And something like the comfy and ergonomic AccuType keyboard is not often seen in other low cost notebooks. You get a modern contemporary looking laptop with a solid build and functionality which will exceed your daily requirements.


Intel Core i5-4200M processor at 2.5 GHz speed, 4 GB DDR3 SDRAM, 500 GB SATA 5400 rpm hard drive that can be upgraded to 1TB easily, Lenovo Cloud memory space for storing all your files- songs, videos and photos.. It comes preinstalled with Windows 8.1 and the system is adjusted for it.. You also have the Lenovo Cloud Storage for your more important data that you can access from anywhere, backup and synchronize accross different devices, with added data security.

15.6-Inch HD LED backlit 16:9 ratio widescreen with 1366x768 pixels max screen resolution and Integrated Intel HD graphics means vivid and sharp picture quality. You can choose the fast graphics card AMD Radeon 8570M with 2GB DDR3 VRAM, and also the Blu-ray Disc&trade combo, this is all for a wonderful mini home entertainment system. Clear and distinct surround sound- impressive audio quality through its stereo speakers with Dolby Advanced Audio.

You have the Bluetooth, 802.11bgn wireless and the 10/100 LAN for internet access pretty much anywhere; 1 x USB 2.0 port, 2 x USB 3.0 ports- for as much as ten times quicker than the USB 2.0, DVDRW Optical Drive, HDMI port to link to a larger screen like your HDTV and an integrated 720p HD High-Sense webcam that is great for chats on Skype with family and friends.


Lenovo IdeaPad is 1.34 inch thick and weighs about 5.7 pounds. It has the AccuType keyboard with 10 key numpad and the multitouch touchpad that are comfy and ergonomic- so the errors are reduced, they are adjusted for different Windows 8.1 functions, to go between apps, zoom and rotate easily.

OneKey Recovery for system backup and recovery.. With OneKey Recovery, restoring the system from technical troubles like trojans or viruses is a breeze. The lithium ion battery offers 5 hours of average battery life thanks to the advanced energy-saving technology and the Lenovo Energy Management helps with the longevity of the battery, so you are condifent and flexible when you are out and about.

Conclusion: Lenovo makes great laptops, and the IdeaPad G510 is certainly one of them.. It is one of the best models for the price it is offered on Amazon: Great build quality, long battery life, DVD drive, Bluetooth and all the other connectivity options you need, great sound and video, good looks, a HD High-Sense webcam.. You can even play some of the recent games on it at medium to high settings. It is a wonderful solid all round laptop you won't regret purchasing.