Lenovo G505s


The 15.6" Lenovo G505s laptop PC combines top-notch essentials and slim profile with a price that won't break your budget. This ideal entry-level PC also boasts solid multimedia features like stereo speakers, HD visuals and up to the latest AMD Radeon™ Graphics.

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  • Features

    15.6" HD Widescreen Display

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

    Multimedia Abundance

    Thanks to its stereo speakers with Dolby® Advanced Audio™ v2, graphics card options up to the speedy AMD Radeon™ HD8570M with 2GB DDR3 VRAM, and optical disk drive options up to a Blu-ray Disc™ combo, the G405s/G505s offers stunning, stutter-free visuals and immersive sound for a fuller, more satisfying home entertainment experience.

    Fast Data Transfer

    Move data between the G505s and other devices quickly with USB 3.0 SuperSpeed; it's up to ten times faster than previous USB technologies.

    AccuType Keyboard

    This island-style keyboard is ergonomically designed to make typing more comfortable and to reduce errors.

    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 optional Bluetooth®, you'll be able to connect to the internet wherever you go.

    Integrated Webcam

    The optional 720p HD High-Sense 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.

    Lenovo Cloud Storage

    Protect your important files and data, while also making access to information and file-sharing quick and convenient. Automatically back-up and synchronize data across your home, while enabling access from multiple devices. Data is encrypted on transfer for an extra level of security.

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    Lenovo G505s Laptop
    Lenovo G505s Laptop
    Lenovo G505s Laptop
  • Reviews

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    1 out of 10


    None. Faulty and is impossible to return product. Staff at lenovo are very unhelpful and some are rude.
    Keyboard fell to bits.
    1 of 5 people found this review helpful
    Confirmed purchase: 27 October 2014
    Published on: 17 November 2014

    Lenovo G505S

    Hi Dave,

    Thanks for your Reevoo review. Sorry to hear of these problems. Should you still need assistance, I'd like to offer my help, to ensure we can find a solution for you.

    I'll be in touch shortly via email.

    Best wishes


    9 out of 10


    London GB General home user
    Reviewer left no comment
    The battery life is a bit short.
    Confirmed purchase: 07 October 2014
    Published on: 28 October 2014

    Lenovo G505S

  • Ask an Owner

    Here's a list of the questions other shoppers have asked owners of the G505s

    1. Rich asked on
      As it is lacking in the Specs on the Lenovo website (Connections and Power), What is the power adapters specs as far as wattage and amperage?
      1. Jack replied on

        The adapter has an input of 1.5A and an outage of 3.25A.

    2. Pavan asked on
      Can i update from windows 8 to 8.1 in this laptop
      1. Pippa replied on
        Yes, very easily
    3. Max asked on
      does the laptop come with the basic Microsoft office applications such as word, outlook, excel?
      1. Jack replied on
        It does NOT come with basic Microsoft office applications.
    4. A shopper asked on
      I want to change boot sequence but cannot get into bios. Tried F10 or F2 and Dell, none works
      1. Jack replied on
        Try pressing F1, each different brand of laptop each have different buttons needed to press to get into the boot menu .
    5. A shopper asked on
      Does it has an interchangeable graphic card?
      1. Andre replied on
        The APU has AMD's Radeon GPU.
  • Tech Specs
    DescriptionLenovo G505s
    • AMD A10-5750M APU
    • AMD A8-5550M APU
    • AMD A6-5350M APU
    • AMD A4-5150M APU
    Operating System
    • Windows 8
    • Windows 8 Pro
    Hard Disk Drive
    Upto 1 TB HDD storage [320 GB/500 GB/750 GB/1 TB( 5400 rpm )] Or up to 1TB SSHD [ 500GB/1TB with integrated 8GB NAND flash]
    380 mm x 260 mm x 26 mm (14.96" x 10.23" x 1.02")
    15.6” high-definition ( 1366 x 768)/ 200 nit display, 16:9 widescreen
    Up to AMD Radeon™ 8570M 2 GB graphics
    Up to 16 GB DDR3L-1600 MHz, 2 SODIMM slota (1 x 2 GB/2 x 2 GB/1 x 4 GB/1 x 2 GB+1 x 4 GB/2 x 4 GB/1 x 8 GB/2 x 8 GB)
    Integrated Communications
    • 802.11b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 (Optional)
    • 10/100 Mbps LAN
    **4 hrs
    Integrated Stereo speakers with Dolby® Advanced Audio™ certification
    Weight (Net)
    2.4 kg/5.29 lbs
    • USB 3.0 x 2, USB 2.0 x 1
    • 2x1 (SD/MMC) card reader
    • 2-in-1 audio jack (headphone and mic)
    • HDMI-out
    • RJ45
    • VGA connector
    Integrated 0.3/1.0 MP webcam

    Specifications may vary

    Software Offering

    Security and Support
    • MS Office 2013 (except Japan)
    • Lenovo Cloud Storage
    • Power2Go
    • Evernote

    Internet Solutions
    • IE10
    • eBay
    • Skype
    • YouCam
    • Amazon Kindle
    • PowerDVD
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    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
Standard on the G405s:
Battery Life
**Up to 4 hours with standard 4-cell battery
Starting at 5.3 lbs (2.4 kg)
2 USB 3.0, USB 2.0, HDMI-out, 2-in-1 card reader (SD/MMC), headphone/mic combo, VGA, LAN


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