Lenovo Essential G505 (59417570)

Lenovo Essential G505 (59417570)

Description

AMD E1-2100 1.0GHz, 15.6", 1366 x 768, 4 GB RAM, 500 GB HDD, AMD Radeon HD 8210, Windows 8.1, 5 hours battery life, 5.73 lbs.
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Gaming Performance

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:54/ 100

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Lenovo Essential G505 (59417570)
Faster CPU
Acer Aspire ES1-512-C88M NX.MRWAA.001
Faster GPU
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Acer Aspire ES1-511-C59V NX.MMLAA.001
Product nameLenovo Essential G505 (59417570)Acer Aspire ES1-512-C88MHP 250 G6 - 1WY97EA-ABU- 15.6" Full HD Display, Intel Core i3-6006ULenovo IdeaPad 100-15IBD - 39.624 cmAcer Aspire ES1-511-C59V
CPU Benchmark52better55better68better70better54
GPU Benchmark23worsebetter51worseworse
Value for Money36better64better56better91
Popularity8080better91worse7380
Rating
Shopineer score54better66better70better72better77
Price£392.26£392.26£399.87£409.00£273.37
Theoretical Price
(based on other laptops with similar specs)
£268.00£408.00£385.00£374.00
Operating SystemWindows 8.1Windows 8.1 with Bing 64-BitWindows 10Windows 10Windows 8.1 64-Bit
BrandLenovoAcerHPLenovoAcer
Screen15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"
Display Type
Resolution1366 x 7681366 x 768better1920 x 10801366 x 768
LCD FeaturesLED backlight, 200 nitsLED backlight & Acer CineCrystal Technology
TouchscreenNoNo
ProcessorAMD E1-2100 1.0GHzbetterIntel Celeron N2840 2.16 GHzbetterIntel Core i3-6006U / 2.0 GHz ProcessorbetterIntel Core i5-5200UbetterIntel Celeron N2830 2.16GHz
Cores22222
Base Frequency1 GHzbetter2.16 GHzbetter2.16 GHz
Boost Frequency
Memory4 GB4 GB4 GB4 GB4 GB
Max Memory Supported8 GB8 GB8 GB
Memory SpeedDDR3 1600 (Operating at 1333 MHz based on max CPU clock speed.)
HDD500 GB500 GB500 GB500 GB500 GB
HDD RPM5400 RPM5400 RPM
SSD
Optical DriveDVDRW
Webcam720p HD640 x 480Yes
Battery6-cell lithium ion3-cell Li-Ion battery (3220 mAh)
Battery Life5 hours7 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
Color
Weight5.73 lbs.better5.29 lbs.better4.1 lbs.better5.1 lbs.better5.29 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 14043318
Anno 20702310711
Anno 2205114
Ark Survival Evolved44
ArmA 2
Ashes of the Singularity94
Assassin's Creed Syndicate
Assassin's Creed Unity35
AssassinĀ“s Creed III1516
AssassinĀ“s Creed Origins
Battlefield 1101
Battlefield 310842
Battlefield 410772
Battlefield Hardline13921
BioShock Infinite17872
Borderlands 25293
Call of Duty 4 - Modern Warfare
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare
Call of Duty WWII
Civilization 5138
Civilization VI33
Company of Heroes 23322
Crysis - CPU Benchmark25
Crysis - GPU Benchmark322028
Crysis 24023175
Crysis 39521
Crysis Warhead
Darksiders II67
Dawn of War II - Chaos Rising79246
Dead Space 330131010
Destiny 2109
Deus Ex Human Revolution201211
Deus Ex Mankind Divided13
Diablo III2114118
Dirt 32517913
Dirt 4103
Dirt Rally13121212
Dirt Showdown1613104
Dishonored 2
Dishonored129118
Doom99
Dota 2 Reborn161813
Dota 2765
ELEX8
Evolve54
F.E.A.R. 2
F1 201161291112
F1 201212122112
F1 201312121211
F1 20142716912
F1 201710133
FIFA 1632128
FIFA 17
FIFA 182911
Fallout 4445
Far Cry 25023
Far Cry 319114
Far Cry 464
Far Cry Primal41
Farming Simulator 1721231
Fifa 118727
Fifa 12633823
Fifa 13853424
Fifa 147529
Fifa 15110
For Honor41
GRID 213101313
GTA IV - Grand Theft Auto
GTA V1412
Ghost Recon Wildlands1
Guild Wars 235145
Half Life 2 - Lost Coast Benchmark
Hitman 201632
Just Cause 211
Just Cause 363
Left 4 Dead37
Mad Max101
Mafia 210101312
Mafia 3
Mass Effect 311812
Mass Effect Andromeda1
Max Payne 312422
Metal Gear Solid V141085
Metro 203312951
Mirror's Edge Catalyst32
Need for Speed 201611
Need for Speed Payback1
Need for Speed Shift
No Man's Sky
Overwatch128
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds23
Prey19
Quake 462
Rainbow Six Siege127
Resident Evil 51897
Resident Evil 79910
Rise of the Tomb Raider421
Risen221073
Rocket League1823
Saints Row IV633
SimCity38861
Sims 3403214
Sims 427878
Sleeping Dogs12945
Star Wars Battlefront 2
Star Wars Battlefront1256
StarCraft 235141111
Supreme Commander - FA Bench52313215
Team Fortress 21310313
The Crew1081
The Division5
The Elder Scrolls Online171493
The Evil Within 266
The Evil Within956
The Secret World2218
The Witcher 3853
Thief261
Titanfall 21714
Titanfall10711
Tomb Raider16964
Torchlight 258238
Trackmania Nations Forever902317
Watch Dogs 2
Watch Dogs28
World in Conflict - Benchmark25104
World of Tanks v83413156
World of Warcraft472786
World of Warships178811
X-Plane 10.2511631
XCOM 2