The new era of technology has landed in our lifestyle. Below I review a competitive product namely Lenovo G570.This mega company(Lenovo) has been going head to head with the latest laptop gadgets. Firstly I will start with an abstract about the history of the company operating in the computer industry especially laptops. Who is Lenovo as a company?, what are they doing as computer manufacturers and how are they making things possible for laptop users?. The reason why I review this products is because it is competitive to its close competitors and its often too difficult to choose the right laptop because it has a similar stylish specs that often contradicts potential buyers. Then I will compare the features of their latest Laptops.
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Here is how Lenovo has started,from the beginning if not the end,they explicitly explain everything now pay attention. Lenovo(n.d) was formed by Lenovo Group’s acquisition of the former IBM Personal Computing Division, Lenovo builds on its dominant position in China to grow globally. Lenovo came about as the result of the amalgamation of two of the most storied companies in technology and business: Legend Holdings in China and IBM’s Personal Computing Division in the United States.
Lenovo G570 4334DBU Specifications:
In this table I enlist specific type of hardware that can be found on this laptop. According to my evaluation this product can be competitive to its nearest competitors because its hardware is convincingly outstanding.
|CPU||2.3-GHz Intel Core i5-2410M|
|Operating System||Windows 7 Home Premium|
|RAM Upgradable to||8GB|
|Hard Drive Size||500GB|
|Hard Drive Speed||5,400rpm|
|Hard Drive Type||SATA Hard Drive|
|Display Size||15.6 inch|
|Optical Drive Speed||8X|
|Graphics Card||Intel HD 3000|
|Wi-Fi Model||Atheros AR9285 Wireless|
|Touchpad size||3.5 x 1.7|
|Ports||Ethernet; HDMI; Headphone; Kensington Lock; Microphone; Smart Card Reader; USB/eSATA; VGA|
|Card Slots||5-1 card reader|
|Warranty/Support||One year parts and labor (system battery: one year)|
|Size||14.8 x 9.8 x 0.68 – 1.3|
This portable computer includes a black darkened case covering. The keyboard deck features grey bright colour that has spaces in between.A shallow style keyboard that encircle across the deck with a touch located near the left hand side which allows swish scrolling like soft cushion pad. The curve of the lower case looks like a wood structure and the screen has sharp angular corners that makes Lenovo competitive and distinctive.
The Lenovo G570 is powered by a 2.3-GHz Intel Core i5-2410M processor with 4GB RAM memory and a capacity of a 500GB external memory with a speed of 5400-rpm(Revolutions per minute) hard drive that offer swift movement capabilities. This feature is responsible for the speed that the Lenovo uses to complete tasks in flash and enable a user to store more files till he/she say I’m exhausted. Applications can be launched even during multi-tasking situations, the newer version of Windows 8 supports various functions in this Laptop.
Lenovo has a one year warranty and low battery life because it uses so much power to give maximum performance. With a 15.6 inch monitor,it provide an outstanding view that exert force to its battery life.
Network and Connections
This laptop has Wi-Fi model Atheros AR9285 Wireless that can accept and transmit Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n of Wi-Fi connection. A Bluetooth capability includes a 2.1 +EDR that allows maximum Bluetooth connection within the closest range.
Size and Weight
The size of this portable gadget stands at 14.8 x 9.8 x 0.68 and it weighs up to 5.2 pounds which is equal to 2.35868 Kilograms. This makes it transportable and less heavier than its closest competitors.
Lenovo.(n.d)About lenovo. Retrieved from http://www.lenovo.com/lenovo/za/en/our_company.html
Lisa Eadicicco, Staff Writer (2013). Lenovo g580 review. Retrieved from http://www.laptopmag.com/reviews/laptops/lenovo-g580.aspx
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