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Lenovo IdeaPad Y500 15.6-Inch Laptop (Metal – Dusk Black) by Lenovo

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Manufacturer
Lenovo
Brand
Lenovo
Platform
PC
OS
Windows 8


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Features

  • Intel Core i7-3630QM Processor (2.4 GHz)
  • 8 GB DDR3 RAM
  • 1 TB 5400 rpm Hard Drive
  • 15.6-Inch Screen, NVIDIA Dual SLI GT650M
  • Windows 8, 3-hour battery life

Description

The Lenovo Ideapad Y500. Introducing the High-Performance Lenovo IdeaPad Y500 with Ultrabay – A Swappable Drive Bay to Double Graphics Performance. The power-packed Y500 notebook is equipped with Ultrabay, a swappable drive bay that helps you add a second graphics card or Hard Disk Drive to further enhance performance. Add to this the 3rd generation Intel Core processor and you have a powerhouse.

Editorial Review

Lenovo IdeaPad Y500 PLAYS LIKE AN ATHLETE, WORKS LIKE A PRO.

If you're looking for a feature-rich laptop that's good for high-performance multimedia, extreme gaming, and other graphics, audio and processor intensive applications, look no further than the IdeaPad® Y500.

 

Lenovo® IdeaPad® Y500

KEY SPECIFICATIONS

  • 3rd generation Intel® Core™ i7-3630QM processor
  • Windows 8
  • 15.6” Full HD display (1920 x 1080), 16:9 widescreen
  • NVIDIA® GeForce® GT650M 2GB discrete graphics
  • 8GB DDR3 memory, 1TB HDD storage
  • Integrated Bluetooth® & high-speed 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi
  • USB 2.0, USB 3.0 connectors & 6-in-1 card reader
  • Integrated DVD reader/writer drive
  • Integrated 720p HD webcam
  • Dolby® Home Theatre v4 audio enhancement & JBL® designed speakers
  • HD graphics support & HDMI output
  • Backlit keyboard

ROBUST PERFORMANCE

The IdeaPad® Y500 is built for speed: fast boot times, scintillating graphics, and swift data transfer with USB 3.0. Plus, with 1TB of HDD storage, there's plenty of room to stash away your movies, music, photos, and other files.

But that's not all — it also comes with the flexibility of an Ultrabay, which really puts you in the driver's seat. Maximize your gaming experience with the dual discrete graphics (included) capability via the UltraBay or watch movies on the optical drive (optional – available separately) or insert an extra hard drive (optional – available separately) for added storage.

LEADING MOBILE ENTERTAINMENT

OneKey® Theater turns your IdeaPad® Y500 notebook into a laptop cinema. Powerful dual NVIDIA® GeForce® graphics make images more vivid, while Dolby® Home Theater® and premium JBL® speakers produce stunning, immersive sound.

OPTIMIZED USER EXPERIENCE

We've addressed every detail to make sure your experience using the Y500 is unsurpassed. From the always-on USB port that lets you charge devices when your PC is powered off to OneKey® Recovery, which makes recovering from technical difficulties a snap, we've got you covered. Plus, a backlit keyboard for convenient use in low-light environments.

WINDOWS 8 – BEAUTIFUL, FAST, FLUID

Windows 8 has been reimagined to be all about you. Put what matters most right on your Start screen, and get instant access to your people, apps, and stuff, so you can spend less time searching and more time Doing.

LENOVO CLOUD STORAGE BY SUGARSYNC®

  • Share files across all of your devices
  • Automatic syncing feature
    automatically downloads all files from the
    cloud onto every PC
  • Supports most mobile devices

INCLUDED APPS

The Lenovo® IdeaPad® Y500 comes preloaded with a package of multimedia and productivity applications that provide a great interactive user experience. You also get many security and support applications that are responsive to your needs, with online help and up-to-date advice.

  • AccuWeather – customized weather reports for the cities you choose
  • Amazon Kindle – buy, download and read books
  • eBay – browse, bid and sell with ease
  • Skype – video and text chat with friends
  • Evernote – take photos, draw and make notes on any PC or mobile device
  • Nitro PDF – create and edit PDF files
  • RaRa – stream music with this subscription service
  • Lenovo Energy Management – easily control your notebook's energy usage
  • Lenovo Cloud Storage by SugarSync – share files across all of your devices
  • OneKey Recovery – quickly backup and restore your system

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