Lenovo G50-45


This versatile and affordable Lenovo G50 laptop PC combines a slimline design with a comprehensive feature set, including a DVD drive, and great performance from its AMD processor.

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  • Features

    Lenovo G50-45Features

    15.6" HD Widescreen Display

    This display delivers bright, crisp visuals in 16:9 widescreen format and 1366 x 768 resolution.

    DVD drive

    Finding a laptop with a built in or DVD drive is tougher than it used to be, but the G50 offers this option, nestling snugly into its less than 1" thin body.

    Epic Sound and Vision

    Thanks to its stereo speakers with Dolby® Advanced Audio™, and up to AMD Radeon™ R5 M230 2GB 3D graphics, the G50 offers stunning, stutter-free visuals and immersive sound for a fuller, more satisfying home entertainment experience.

    Multitouch Touchpad

    Optimized for Windows 8.1 features, this touchpad lets you toggle charms and apps, switch between apps, rotate, zoom, and use other functions with various easy swipes and gestures.

    AccuType Keyboard

    Featuring a modern look and feel, the acclaimed AccuType keyboard has island-style, ergonomic keys that allow a more fluid, spacious, comfortable, and accurate typing experience than standard keyboard designs.

    Fast Data Transfer

    Move data between the G50 and other devices quickly with USB 3.0 SuperSpeed; it's up to ten times faster than previous USB technologies, and it's backward-compatible.

    Battery-Saving Technology

    Lenovo Energy Management protects the long-term durability of the battery and uses advanced energy-saving technology to increase time spent between charges.

    Simple Maintenance

    With OneKey Recovery, recovering from viruses or other technical difficulties is a snap.

    Connectivity Options

    With 802.11 b/g/n WiFi connectivity, 10/100 LAN, and Bluetooth®, you'll be able to connect to the internet wherever you go.

    Integrated Webcam

    The G50's 720p HD webcam will help you enjoy web conferences or online video chats like you're really there.

    HDMI Output

    For easy connection to a television or other display.

    Ample Storage

    With up to 1TB HDD storage, you won't have to worry about where to put all your data, videos, music or photos.

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    AccuType Keyboard
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    Integrated Webcam
  • Reviews

    Lenovo G50-45Reviews

    G50 45 reviews verified by Reevoo

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    Scores 7.7 out of 10 based on 25 reviews
    9 out of 10


    Bridgwater GB General home user
    Lightness, battery life good apa
    Confirmed purchase: 05 August 2015
    Published on: 27 August 2015

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    2 out of 10


    Narberth GB General home user
    Sound quality
    Confirmed purchase: 01 July 2015
    Published on: 23 July 2015

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    8 out of 10


    Tamworth GB General home user
    really good value basic laptop, but with all the features you need
    Reviewer left no comment
    Confirmed purchase: 27 May 2015
    Published on: 18 June 2015

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    7 out of 10


    GB Business user
    Nice design, good performance from the A8 if you use a custom install. Drivers easy to access on recovery partition. You need a 8GB USB pendrive to backup restore partition, to make a custom install USB. As a generic Windows work horse, it works well.
    Lenovo's W81 install brings the machine to its knees, battery life could be better. Drive partition all over the place, wasting space.
    Confirmed purchase: 02 April 2015
    Published on: 23 April 2015

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    7 out of 10


    Falkirk GB General home user
    Starts quickly
    Good big screen and clear display
    The operating system. Windows 8.1 is new to me and I find it difficult to adapt to. The start page is dire.
    Confirmed purchase: 23 February 2015
    Published on: 21 March 2015

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    9 out of 10


    Fleet GB Used occasionally in Church
    Good value for money for an everyday machine.
    Battery life average. USB ports too close together - hard to get a memory stick and presenter stick in side by side.

    Confirmed purchase: 26 January 2015
    Published on: 16 February 2015

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    8 out of 10


    Cambridge GB PhD candidate
    Has all the specs I need for a reasonable price. Recommended.
    Windows 8. Ended up switching to a Linux distribution & have sorted out most of the kinks without a problem. Placement of the trackpad required some adjusting of how I rest my hands on keyboard, so as not to accidentally tap it.
    Confirmed purchase: 29 December 2014
    Published on: 28 January 2015

    Lenovo G50-45

    10 out of 10


    Buckingham GB General home user
    Stylish yet robust and top spec
    Nothing so far
    Confirmed purchase: 02 December 2014
    Published on: 28 December 2014

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    8 out of 10


    Very good value
    Battery is worse than I expected
    Confirmed purchase: 03 December 2014
    Published on: 28 December 2014

    Lenovo G50-45

    9 out of 10


    Coventry GB General home user
    Fast machine and very good spec, especially for the price. Great value for money.
    Battery life could be better. Otherwise all works fine.
    Confirmed purchase: 04 December 2014
    Published on: 25 December 2014

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  • Ask an Owner

    Lenovo G50-45Ask an Owner

    Here's a list of the questions other shoppers have asked owners of the G50 45

    1. Ian asked on
      Is the DVD drive recordable?
      1. Paul replied on
        Yes. The standard G50-45 spec includes an Optical recordable DVD unit. However, if you are buying direct from Lenovo, they have an online 'chat' option where you can double check the spec before ordering, just to be sure the unit you purchase also has a recordable drive. See this page for UK sales: http://shop.lenovo.com/gb/en/laptops/lenovo/g-series/g50-45/#tab-features

    2. Jason asked on
      Is the graphics card "R5 M230 Radeon 2GB"?
      1. SusieC replied on
        It says AMD Radeon M230 2 GB. Not sure about R5

  • Accessories & Services

    Lenovo G50-45Accessories & Services

    • Lenovo Laser Wireless Mouse (0A36188)

      Lenovo Laser Wireless Mouse (0A36188)

      The portable, ambidextrous Lenovo Wireless Laser Mouse is perfect for anyone looking for a compact mouse to use every day and while on-the-go. Scroll through documents, spreadsheets, and more with increased accuracy and control with its high-definition laser sensor. An advanced power management system, a high-efficiency laser sensor, and an off switch help to maximize your battery life

    • Lenovo Headset P180 (57Y6747)

      Lenovo Headset P180 (57Y6747)

      Lenovo Headset P180 is the half in-ear headset with in-line microphones let you switch seamlessly between music and calls, which enhances the audio experience for personal entertainment. It provides delicate design with microphone and headset for noise isolating.

    • Lenovo Speaker M0620  (0B45914)

      Lenovo Speaker M0620 (0B45914)

      The Lenovo Speaker M0620 is a 2.0 speaker system, which includes a main speaker with built-in amplifiers and a sub-speaker. They can be attached to your laptop or desktop computer, or you can use them with your smartphone or MP3/MP4 player. Although the speakers are small in size, the sound they produce is big and bold.

    • Lenovo Sport Slimcase (0A33897)

      Lenovo Sport Slimcase (0A33897)

      Carry your laptop PC, papers, books, and other items in the newest Lenovo cases. These cases are designed for those who DO. The stylish combination of colors supports both black and colorful notebooks. These lightweight cases provide comfortable use and notebook protection as you travel to work or school.

    Protect Your Laptop With Lenovo Services
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    Why Lenovo Services?

    • Keep it simple, one place for all your PC service needs
    • We know our PCs better than anyone – services performed by Lenovo Certified Technicians using Lenovo-qualified parts
    • Convenient and affordable in-home and 24/7 service options

    Enjoy the Convenience of In-Home Repair

    • Don’t be stranded without your PC — let Lenovo come to you with fast repair services in your own home.

    Protect Your Laptop Beyond the 1-Year Base Warranty

    • Warranty Extensions are available for up to three years (depending on your system).
    • Staying in warranty can help save you from expensive repair costs associated with system components.

    Drops or Spills? No Problem With Accidental Damage Protection

    • Accidents happen, but it’s still possible to protect yourself from expensive, unexpected repairs. Lenovo provides coverage for damage incurred outside of warrantee under normal operating conditions, such as minor spills, drops, electrical surges, or damage to the integrated display.

    Convenient Remote Support When You Need It Most

    Lenovo Services Premium Support provides access to expert technicians when you need them most, from the comfort of your home, with convenient over-the-phone or remote session support. We offer you a one-stop solution for issues beyond your standard hardware warranty, including:

    • Table, internet, or network setup
    • Performance tune-up
    • Software setup and how-to tips
    • Security setup
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Standard on the G50:
Battery Life
**Up to 4 hours with standard 4-cell battery
Starting at 2.1 kg (4.6 lbs)
1x USB 3.0, 2xUSB 2.0, HDMI-out, 2-in-1 card reader (SD/MMC), headphone/mic single, VGA
Stereo with Dolby® Advanced Audio™
AC available also LAN 100/1000MB


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