Lenovo Y50

Lenovo Y50 59439766

Description

Intel Core i5-4210H 2.9 GHz, 15.6", 1920 x 1080, 8 GB RAM, 8 GB SSD, 1 TB HDD, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 860M, Windows 8.1, 4 hours battery life, 5.9 lbs.
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Gaming Performance

Price from $1299.95 (see 2 offers below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:77
GPU Benchmark:79
Popularity score:85

Verdict

  • Fast processor suitable for 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:63/ 100

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Product nameLenovo Y50ASUS N56JK-DB72ASUS ZenBook Pro UX501VW-DS71TASUS K Series K556MSI GE Series GE62 Apache Pro-014
CPU Benchmark77better89better89better80better89
GPU Benchmark79worse78better80worse59better80
Value for Money35better96better67better81
Popularity85better97worse66worse80better90
Ratingbetter79
Shopineer score63better88better85better75better86
Price$1299.95$1299.95better$1299.00better$1299.00better$1299.00
Theoretical Price
(based on other laptops with similar specs)
$873.00$2222.00$1389.00$1573.00
Operating SystemWindows 8.1Windows 8.1 64-BitWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10 Professional 64BitWindows 10 Home
BrandLenovoASUSASUSASUSMSI
Screen15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"
Display TypeUHDFull HDFull HD
Resolution1920 x 10801920 x 1080better3840 x 21601920 x 10801920 x 1080
LCD FeaturesLED backlightIn-plane Switching (IPS) Technology, glossyLED backlight
TouchscreenNoNobetterYesNo
ProcessorIntel Core i5-4210H 2.9 GHzbetterIntel Core i7-4710HQ 2.5 GHzbetterIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHzbetterIntel Core i7-7500Ubetter2.6 GHz Intel Core i7-6700HQ
Cores2better4better42better4
Base Frequency2.9 GHzworse2.5 GHzworse2.6 GHzworse2.7 GHzworse2.6 GHz
Boost Frequency3.5 GHz3.5 GHz3.5 GHz3.5 GHz
Memory8 GBbetter12 GBbetter16 GBbetter16 GBbetter16 GB
Max Memory Supported16 GB16 GB16 GB16 GB
Memory SpeedDDR3L 1600DDR3L 1600betterDDR4 2133betterDDR4 2133
HDD1 TB1 TB1 TB
HDD RPM5400 RPM5400 RPMbetter7200 RPM
SSD8 GBbetter512 GBbetter1 TBbetter128 GB
Optical DriveExternal DVD+/-RWBlu-Ray BurnerDVD-RWSuperMulti DVD Burner
WebcamYesYes1.2 MP HD CameraYes1080p Video
Battery4-cell, 54Wh96 WHrs, 3S2P, 6-cell Li-ion Polymer Battery Pack38WHrs, 2S1P, 2-cell Li-ion Polymer Battery Pack6-Cell
Battery Life4 hours6 hours
Graphics TypeDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated CardIntegrated CardDedicated Card
Graphics CardNVIDIA GeForce GTX 860MworseNVIDIA Geforce GTX 850MbetterNVIDIA GeForce GTX 960MworseHD Graphics 620betterNVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M with 2 GB GDDR5 VRAM
Video Memory2 GBbetter4 GB2 GB2 GB
CommunicationGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLAN
WLAN802.11ac Wireless LAN802.11b/g/n Wireless LAN802.11ac Wireless LAN802.11ac Wireless LAN
ColorBlack AluminumAluminum / SilverDark Brown
Weight5.9 lbs.better5 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 Wake1177435
Anno 1404313106
Anno 20701781279146
Anno 22057947215
ArmA 242
Ashes of the Singularity331817
Assassin's Creed Syndicate4837248
Assassin's Creed Unity41332010
AssassinĀ“s Creed III696529
Battlefield 1104673026
Battlefield 31531068536
Battlefield 41361027329
Battlefield Hardline133964527
BioShock Infinite18612310642
Borderlands 21211069464
Call of Duty 4 - Modern Warfare35543185
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare59573633
Civilization 59536
Civilization VI60462724
Company of Heroes 251483514
Crysis - CPU Benchmark2771629225
Crysis - GPU Benchmark333788828
Crysis 298576645
Crysis 3119765019
Crysis Warhead47
Darksiders II15391
Dawn of War II - Chaos Rising510322254149
Dead Space 332019314585
Deus Ex Human Revolution33616169
Deus Ex Mankind Divided3926147
Diablo III308222189105
Dirt 318314011156
Dirt Rally2861126028
Dirt Showdown112979248
Dishonored 237322423
Dishonored129128125104
Doom 31268
Doom56472927
Dota 2 Reborn78615455
Dota 211911886
Evolve82613328
F.E.A.R. 21766581243
F1 2011104090221366
F1 201217114512896
F1 201311811210783
F1 201413312011183
FIFA 1622413579
FIFA 172051559591
Fallout 469442520
Far Cry 299100248
Far Cry 3104936123
Far Cry 470592923
Far Cry Primal59292618
Farming Simulator 171851507242
Fifa 112650296
Fifa 12596349237158
Fifa 13456316309205
Fifa 14312233209202
Fifa 15185144102
For Honor75323226
GRID 21351059946
GTA IV - Grand Theft Auto30168
GTA V1171143615
Ghost Recon Wildlands5524249
Guild Wars 21105931
Half Life 2 - Lost Coast Benchmark259
Hitman 201655441716
Just Cause 265
Just Cause 362523227
Left 4 Dead37150
Mad Max653430
Mafia 214512811467
Mafia 3322111
Mass Effect 3606060
Mass Effect Andromeda52281915
Max Payne 374806546
Metal Gear Solid V60604228
Metro 20331481619131
Mirror's Edge Catalyst92582519
Need for Speed 201661542621
Need for Speed Shift255239133
No Man's Sky52442611
Overwatch1771175531
Quake 462
Rainbow Six Siege134864829
Resident Evil 572610483
Resident Evil 7119553519
Rise of the Tomb Raider57362220
Risen275968062
Saints Row IV67595134
SimCity113625131
Sims 32024706579
Sims 4141775447
Sleeping Dogs1451247220
Star Wars Battlefront116683130
StarCraft 22871089960
Supreme Commander - FA Bench4209120228
The Crew56514126
The Division65472216
The Elder Scrolls Online89817140
The Evil Within614628
The Secret World206286213
The Witcher 357362012
Thief58504424
Titanfall 296683229
Titanfall60606042
Tomb Raider3071629745
Torchlight 216010498
Trackmania Nations Forever32412764
Watch Dogs 244452215
Watch Dogs62532719
World in Conflict - Benchmark164805645
World of Tanks v8111787150
World of Warcraft30519711260
World of Warships102965546
X-Plane 10.2595472717
XCOM 26725146