Lenovo Essential G505 (59371430)

Lenovo Essential G505 (59371430)

Description

AMD E1-2100 1.0GHz, 15.6", 1366 x 768, 4 GB RAM, 320 GB HDD, AMD Radeon HD 8210, Windows 8, 5 hours battery life, 5.73 lbs.
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Gaming Performance

Price from £470.72 (for a new one, see 1 offer below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:52
GPU Benchmark:23
Popularity score:80

Verdict

  • Average processor suitable for various tasks (except the most demanding ones).
  • Low-End graphics, not suitable for gaming (but ok for web browsing and office applications).
  • Poor value for the money (better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:50/ 100

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Product nameLenovo Essential G505 (59371430)ASUS D550MA-RS01-WHNew Slim Lenovo i5 Turbo Laptop, Windows 10, 4GB Fast Ram, SSD, 5Lenovo IdeaPad 100-15IBD - 39.624 cmLenovo B5030
CPU Benchmark52better54better77better70better55
GPU Benchmark23worsebetter59worseworse
Value for Money25better29better38
Popularity8080better97worse7480
Rating
Shopineer score50better52better87better72better56
Price470.72447.18498.88409.00455.03
Theoretical Price
(based on other laptops with similar specs)
193.00226.00335.00
Operating SystemWindows 8Windows 8 64-BitWindows 10 Home 64 BitWindows 10Windows 8.1 64-Bit
BrandLenovoASUSLenovoLenovoLenovo
Screen15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"
Display Type
Resolution1366 x 7681366 x 7681366 x 768
LCD FeaturesLED backlight, 200 nits, 16:9 aspect ratioGlossy DisplayLED backlight
TouchscreenNoYes
ProcessorAMD E1-2100 1.0GHzbetterIntel Bay Trail-M Celeron N2815 Processor (1.86GHz Clock Speed, betterIntel i5-7200u up to Turbo 3.1 GHZ Turbo x 2 CoresbetterIntel Core i5-5200UbetterIntel Celeron N2840 2.16 GHz
Cores22222
Base Frequency1 GHzbetter1.86 GHzbetter2.16 GHz
Boost Frequency
Memory4 GB4 GB4 GB4 GB4 GB
Max Memory Supported8 GB8 GB
Memory SpeedDDR3 1600DDR3 1600DDR3L 1600
HDD320 GBbetter500 GBbetter500 GBbetter500 GB
HDD RPM5400 RPM5400 RPM5400 RPM
SSD128 GB
Optical DriveDVDR/RWDVDR/RWDVDRW
Webcam720p HDBuilt-in HD WebcamYes
Battery6-cell, 2200mAh Li-Cylinder battery3-Cell 3000mAh 34WHrs Li-ion Battery4-Cell Li-Cylinder
Battery Life5 hours4 hours5 hours
Graphics TypeIntegrated CardIntegrated CardIntegrated Card
Graphics CardAMD Radeon HD 8210worseIntel HD GraphicsbetterworseworseIntel HD Graphics
Video Memory
CommunicationLAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLAN
WLAN802.11b/g/n Wireless LAN802.11b/g/n Wireless LAN802.11b/g/n Wireless LAN
ColorBlackWhite
Weight5.73 lbs.better4.7 lbs.better4.41 lbs.better5.1 lbs.better5.6 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 Wake973
Anno 1404593
Anno 20702310711
Anno 2205114
Ark Survival Evolved4
ArmA 22
Ashes of the Singularity96
Assassin's Creed Syndicate
Assassin's Creed Unity35
Assassin´s Creed III11102
Battlefield 11091
Battlefield 310843
Battlefield 410772
Battlefield Hardline13911
BioShock Infinite17872
Borderlands 252104
Call of Duty 4 - Modern Warfare5043
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare
Call of Juarez Benchmark18
Civilization 5132
Civilization VI44
Company of Heroes 23322
Crysis - CPU Benchmark512673
Crysis - GPU Benchmark3721123
Crysis 25541
Crysis 39522
Crysis Warhead
Darksiders II129
Dawn of War II - Chaos Rising792571
Dead Space 330131010
Deus Ex Human Revolution201211
Deus Ex Mankind Divided23
Diablo III2114118
Dirt 325171513
Dirt 4103
Dirt Rally13121312
Dirt Showdown161384
Dishonored 2
Dishonored129119
Doom 3
Doom9
Dota 2 Reborn161816
Dota 2765
Evolve54
F.E.A.R. 2
F1 201132211312
F1 201212122112
F1 201312121212
F1 201427161112
F1 2017106
FIFA 1634138
FIFA 172113
Fallout 41345
Far Cry 23916
Far Cry 319115
Far Cry 464
Far Cry Primal41
Farming Simulator 1721424
Fifa 118727
Fifa 1257341913
Fifa 13853424
Fifa 1475211
Fifa 15111
For Honor73
GRID 213101313
GTA IV - Grand Theft Auto5
GTA V14
Ghost Recon Wildlands21
Guild Wars 235145
Half Life 2 - Lost Coast Benchmark72
Hitman 20163
Just Cause 211
Just Cause 3617
Left 4 Dead3723
Mad Max102
Mafia 210101411
Mafia 3
Mass Effect 311814
Mass Effect Andromeda1
Max Payne 315517
Metal Gear Solid V141094
Metro 20331293
Mirror's Edge Catalyst42
Need for Speed 201611
Need for Speed Shift1
No Man's Sky
Overwatch149
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds15
Prey4
Quake 462
Rainbow Six Siege1273
Resident Evil 51898
Resident Evil 7109
Rise of the Tomb Raider521
Risen221073
Rocket League1825
Saints Row IV633
SimCity38872
Sims 3923617
Sims 427878
Sleeping Dogs12944
Star Wars Battlefront1255
StarCraft 235141211
Supreme Commander - FA Bench3
Team Fortress 213106
The Crew1081
The Division5
The Elder Scrolls Online171493
The Evil Within954
The Secret World22181
The Witcher 3853
Thief273
Titanfall 237214
Titanfall11821
Tomb Raider16964
Torchlight 2572612
Trackmania Nations Forever902316
Watch Dogs 2
Watch Dogs28
World in Conflict - Benchmark51175
World of Tanks v83518167
World of Warcraft472786
World of Warships178812
X-Plane 10.251163
XCOM 2