Lenovo Essential G50 (59421806)

Lenovo Essential G50 (59421806)


Intel Core i5-4210U 1.7 GHz, 15.6", 1366 x 768, 6 GB RAM, 1 TB HDD, Intel HD Graphics 4400, Windows 8.1, 5 hours battery life, 4.63 lbs.
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Price from Ā£627.64 (for a new one, see 1 offer below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:70
GPU Benchmark:43
Popularity score:80


  • Fast processor suitable for demanding tasks.
  • Low-End graphics, not suitable for gaming (but ok for web browsing and office applications).
  • Reasonable value for the money (better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:64/ 100

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Product nameLenovo Essential G50 (59421806)Dell Vostro 5568 15.6-Inch Laptop -HP 15-bs500na Full HD Laptop - Intel Core i3-6006U 8GB DDR4 Ram 1TBAcer Aspire E1-531-2438
CPU Benchmark70better77worse68worse60
GPU Benchmark43better59better51worse
Value for Money47better48better50
Shopineer score64better84worse58worse62
Operating SystemWindows 8.1Windows 10 ProWindows 10 HomeWindows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
Display Type
Resolution1366 x 768better1920 x 10801366 x 768
LCD FeaturesLED backlight, 200 nits, 16:9 aspect ratioAcer CineCrystal Technology
ProcessorIntel Core i5-4210U 1.7 GHzbetterProcessor: Intel Core i5-7200UworseIntel CoreTM i3-6006UworseIntel Celeron 1005M 1.9GHz
Base Frequency1.7 GHzbetter1.9 GHz
Boost Frequency
Memory6 GBbetter8 GBbetter8 GBworse4 GB
Max Memory Supported8 GB8 GB
Memory SpeedDDR3L 1600DDR3 SDRAM
HDD1 TB1 TBworse500 GB
Optical DriveDVDRWDVD-Writer
Battery4-cell, 2200mAh Li-Cylinder battery6-cell lithium ion
Battery Life5 hours4 hours
Graphics TypeIntegrated CardIntegrated Card
Graphics CardIntel HD Graphics 4400betterbetterworseIntel GMA HD Graphics
Video Memory
CommunicationLAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLAN
WLAN802.11b/g/n Wireless LAN802.11b/g/n Wireless LAN
ColorBlackGlossy Black
Weight4.63 lbs.4.63 lbs.worse5.51 lbs.

Estimated Gaming Performance (FPS)

Here is the estimated gaming performance based on similar computers with the same graphics card. It is indicated as FPS (frames per second). Above 40 FPS is considered to be fluent gameplay (marked in green).
Game Low Medium High Ultra
Alan Wake15105
Alien: Isolation241488
Anno 14049618
Anno 20705022157
Anno 22051671
Ark Survival Evolved74
Ashes of the Singularity1015
Assassin's Creed Syndicate52
Assassin's Creed Unity64
AssassinĀ“s Creed III11107
AssassinĀ“s Creed IV: Black Flag191585
AssassinĀ“s Creed Origins531
Batman: Arkham City3325115
Batman: Arkham Knight8631
Batman: Arkham Origins3917107
Battlefield 11494
Battlefield 32014107
Battlefield 4221593
Battlefield Hardline271963
Battlefield: Bad Company 2332621
BioShock Infinite3016134
Borderlands 23125156
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare
Call of Duty WWII121312
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare211284
Call of Duty: Black Ops 240291410
Call of Duty: Black Ops 320125
Call of Duty: Ghosts3221115
Civilization 5259
Civilization VI207
Civilization: Beyond Earth231097
CoD: Modern Warfare 394492819
Company of Heroes 2131053
Counter-Strike: GO61413225
Crysis - CPU Benchmark2017
Crysis - GPU Benchmark2421
Crysis 2309
Crysis 313931
Darksiders II2614
Dead Space 356262113
Destiny 210216
Deus Ex Human Revolution412312
Deus Ex Mankind Divided855
Diablo III50332814
Dirt 363402613
Dirt 4218
Dirt Rally7518118
Dirt Showdown4530175
Dishonored 275
Dota 2 Reborn5532142
Dota 2482914
Dragon Age: Inquisition151041
F1 201241312613
F1 201347331912
F1 201445291810
F1 201718115
FIFA 16502514
FIFA 17342213
FIFA 183925
Fallout 41275
Far Cry 3201493
Far Cry 4141065
Far Cry Primal1253
Farming Simulator 17492788
Fifa 121166447
Fifa 13108816938
Fifa 14139806040
Fifa 15302113
Final Fantasy XV Benchmark7
For Honor13511
GRID 255331611
GRID: Autosport6623148
GTA V231842
Ghost Recon Wildlands10310
Ghost Recon: Future Soldier1412
Guild Wars 23191
Hitman 201696
Hitman: Absolution191473
Just Cause 213
Just Cause 317126
Kingdom Come: Deliverance
Mad Max1253
Mafia 226212012
Mafia 34
Mass Effect 3272017
Mass Effect Andromeda10
Max Payne 3181517
Medal of Honor: Warfighter2417156
Metal Gear Solid V352277
Metro 20332920125
Metro: Last Light201472
Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor141063
Middle-earth: Shadow of War1364
Mirror's Edge Catalyst1692
Need for Speed 2016151011
Need for Speed Payback10119
Need for Speed: Most Wanted2216149
Need for Speed: Rivals1613713
No Man's Sky3
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds21319
Rainbow Six Siege201385
Resident Evil 5532817
Resident Evil 72110
Rise of the Tomb Raider12755
Risen 2: Dark Waters211078
Risen 3: Titan Lords251442
Rocket League431912
Ryse: Son of Rome12732
Saints Row IV241176
Sims 32055729
Sims 4117281211
Sleeping Dogs3024105
Splinter Cell: Blacklist221552
Star Wars Battlefront 213
Star Wars Battlefront1996
StarCraft 299281810
StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm9736162
Supreme Commander - FA Bench17
Team Fortress 258402214
The Bureau: XCOM Declassified231487
The Crew141163
The Division148
The Elder Scrolls Online4525154
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim2616115
The Evil Within 276
The Evil Within1486
The Witcher 39641
Titanfall 220135
Tomb Raider3918126
Torchlight 2644017
Total War: Rome II2822165
Total War: Shogun 27817
Trackmania Nations Forever1143920
Warhammer 40.000: Dawn of War III137
Watch Dogs 289
Watch Dogs15102
Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus
Wolfenstein: The New Order232194
World of Tanks v859292211
World of Warcraft9953199
World of Warships4431149
X-Plane 10.25351683
X-Plane 11.111412
XCOM 2132