Lenovo Y50 (59425944)

Lenovo Y50 (59425944)

Description

Intel Core i7-4700HQ 2.4 GHz, 15.6", 1920 x 1080, 8 GB RAM, 8 GB SSD, 1 TB HDD, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 860M, Windows 8.1, 5.29 lbs.
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Gaming Performance

Price from $1599.95 (see 1 offer below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:90
GPU Benchmark:81
User ratings:80
Popularity score:94

Verdict

  • Very fast processor suitable for the most demanding tasks.
  • Mid-Range graphics card, suitable for modern 3D games at medium detail settings.
  • Poor value for the money (better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:67/ 100

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Lenovo Y50 (59425944)
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Faster GPU
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Product nameLenovo Y50 (59425944)HP ZBook 15 G2 (F1M33UT#ABA)DELL Alienware ANW15-5357SLVMSI WorkStation Series WS60 6QI-237USCyberpowerPC Fangbook IV SX6-146
CPU Benchmark90better91909090
GPU Benchmark81worse73better88worse79better88
Value for Money35better6235better70
Popularity94better97worse92better96worse81
Rating80worseworseworsebetter85
Shopineer score67better94better79better70better79
Price$1599.95better$1543.98better$1599.00better$1548.99better$1579.00
Theoretical Price
(based on other laptops with similar specs)
$1084.00$1627.00$1038.00$1733.00
Operating SystemWindows 8.1Windows 7 Professional 64-Bit / Windows 8.1 Pro downgradeWindows 8.1Windows 10 ProWindows 10 Home 64-bit
BrandLenovoHPDELLMSICyberpowerPC
Screen15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"
Display TypeFull HDFull HDFull HDUHD
Resolution1920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 1080better3840 x 2160
LCD FeaturesAnti-GlareIPS-Panel Anti-GlareeDP Wide View AngleLED backlight
TouchscreenNoNoNoNoNo
ProcessorIntel Core i7-4700HQ 2.4 GHzbetterIntel Core i7-4710MQ 2.50 GHzIntel Core i7-4710HQ 2.5 GHzIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHzIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHz
Cores44444
Base Frequency2.4 GHzbetter2.5 GHzbetter2.5 GHzbetter2.6 GHzbetter2.6 GHz
Boost Frequency3.4 GHzbetter3.5 GHz
Memory8 GB8 GBbetter16 GB8 GBbetter16 GB
Max Memory Supported16 GB16 GBbetter32 GB16 GB
Memory SpeedDDR3L 1600DDR3L 1600DDR3L 1600betterDDR4 2133
HDD1 TB1 TB1 TB1 TB1 TB
HDD RPM5400 RPMbetter7200 RPMbetter7200 RPMbetter7200 RPMbetter7200 RPM
SSD8 GBbetter128 GBbetter240 GB
Optical DriveExternal DVD+/-RWDVD Super Multi8x DVDRW Super Multi Drive
Webcam720p HD720p HD2.1MPFHD type (30fps@1080p)HD Webcam
Battery4-cell, Li-Cylinder battery8-cell lithium ion8 Cell 92W Hour Battery6 cell (47Whr)6-cell lithium ion
Battery Life4 hours7.3 hours
Graphics TypeDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated Card
Graphics CardNVIDIA GeForce GTX 860MworseAMD FirePro M5100betterNVIDIA GeForce GTX 970MworseNVIDIA Quadro M1000MbetterNVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M
Video Memory2 GB2 GBbetter3 GB2 GBbetter3 GB
CommunicationGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLANQualcomm Atheros 8161Gigabit LAN and WLAN
WLANIntel 7260 802.11 b/g/n/ac802.11ac Wireless LANKiller 1525 802.11ac 2x2Intel 8260 Wireless-AC Combo (2x2)AC3165 Wireless LAN
ColorBlackEpic SilverAluminum BlackBlack
Weight5.29 lbs.worse7.07 lbs.better4.36 lbs.worse5.3 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 Wake1177435
Anno 1404322104
Anno 20701781279146
Anno 22057947215
ArmA 243
Ashes of the Singularity331816
Assassin's Creed Syndicate4837248
Assassin's Creed Unity41332010
AssassinĀ“s Creed III696529
Battlefield 1104673026
Battlefield 31531068536
Battlefield 41361027329
Battlefield Hardline133964527
BioShock Infinite18612310642
Borderlands 2114978860
Call of Duty 4 - Modern Warfare442285185
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare65573533
Call of Juarez Benchmark125
Civilization 58449
CoD Modern Warfare 2259162133109
Company of Heroes 251483514
Counter-Strike Source207
Crysis - CPU Benchmark1711199541
Crysis - GPU Benchmark1611118941
Crysis 210110210351
Crysis 3119765019
Crysis Warhead47
Darksiders II15392
Dawn of War II - Chaos Rising118838468
Dead Space 332019414585
Deus Ex Human Revolution21916169
Deus Ex Mankind Divided3926147
Diablo III308222189105
Dirt 321614811156
Dirt Rally2861126028
Dirt Showdown98979248
Dishonored 235322725
Dishonored129128125104
Doom 3320
Doom56472927
Dota 2 Reborn72614951
Dota 211911886
Evolve82613328
F.E.A.R. 21766581158137
F1 2011149956753
F1 201217113812196
F1 201311811210783
F1 201413312011183
FIFA 1622413579
FIFA 172051559591
Fallout 469442520
Far Cry 2240177107
Far Cry 3104936123
Far Cry 470592923
Far Cry Primal59292618
Farming Simulator 171851507242
Fifa 11534395341260
Fifa 12480322264209
Fifa 13323258251173
Fifa 14312233209202
Fifa 15185144102
GRID 21351059946
GTA IV - Grand Theft Auto26037064
GTA V1171143615
Guild Wars 21105931
Half Life 2 - Lost Coast Benchmark265
Hitman 201655441716
Just Cause 259
Just Cause 362523228
Left 4 Dead523121
Mad Max653430
Mafia 214512811467
Mafia 3322111
Mass Effect 3606060
Max Payne 384806546
Metal Gear Solid V60604228
Metro 20331341619131
Mirror's Edge Catalyst92582519
Need for Speed 201661542621
Need for Speed Shift228149120105
No Man's Sky52442611
Overwatch1771175531
Quake 462
Rainbow Six Siege134864729
Resident Evil 516212492
Rise of the Tomb Raider57362220
Risen15614510679
Saints Row IV67595134
SimCity70524430
Sims 31849689155
Sims 4141775447
Sleeping Dogs1451247220
Star Wars Battlefront116683130
StarCraft 2293767077
Supreme Commander - FA Bench11010310153
The Crew56514126
The Division65472216
The Elder Scrolls Online89817140
The Evil Within614628
The Secret World66573825
The Witcher 357362012
Thief58504424
Titanfall 296683229
Titanfall60606042
Tomb Raider3071629745
Torchlight 21609398
Trackmania Nations Forever32712584
Watch Dogs 253452110
Watch Dogs62532719
World in Conflict - Benchmark44821612474
World of Tanks v8111784750
World of Warcraft30019711761
World of Warships102965545
X-Plane 10.2595472717
XCOM 26725146