Lenovo G580 is the best budget gaming laptops under 500
Lenovo G580 Intel Core i5-3230M, HD Graphics 4000 good value gaming laptops. This Lenovo G580 come with Core i5-3230M Processor (2.6 GHz) the 3rd Generation, which is really a fast dual-core processor for laptops in line with the Ivy Bridge architecture. Each core provides a base speed of 2.6 GHz but sometimes dynamically increase clock rates with Turbo Boost up to 3.0 GHz (for 2 active cores) and 3.2 GHz (for 1 active core). Therefore, functionality really should be similar to the old i7-2620M.
CPU Benchmarks of Core i5-3230M
- 3DMark 06 = 3748
- Cinebench R10: Rendering Single 32Bit = 4361
- Cinebench R10: Rendering Multiple CPUs 32Bit = 9200
- 3DMark Vantage: P CPU no PhysX 1280x1024 = 10028
In parts of image processing Graphic; The Lenovo use the chip Intel HD Graphics 4000 that is the latest in the newest generation of Intel CPUs with Intel Ivy Bridge, Speed basic or Base Clock will up - down automatic by relationship with Turbo Boost technology of cpu.
Intel HD Graphics 4000 video card that is in comparison to Sandy Bridge such as HD 3000, the HD 4000 is revised completely over. Because it supports DirectX 11 and is updated Hardware Tessellation, DirectCompute and IPC (instructions per clock), better HD 3000 to 2 times, and if introduced into a program like 3DMark Vantage is stronger than 60% ever.
Intel HD Graphics 4000 Benchmarks
- 3DMark 11 - Performance 1280x720 = 654
- 3DMark 11 - Performance GPU 1280x720 = 567
- 3DMark 06 = 5322
- PCMark Vantage - Gaming Score 1024x768 = 7146.8
- Windows 7 Experience Index - Gaming graphics = 6.4
- Windows 7 Experience Index - Graphics = 5.6
Addition, Lenovo 580 also includes the appropriate hardware to use it enough; 4GB DDR3 memory, 500GB HDD storage. All the essentials do you have for you to do your homework, balance the family budget, surf the Web, interact with family and friends, or perhaps have a good time.
Lenovo G580 Spec.
- Intel® Core™ i5-3230M processor
- Windows® 8
- 4GB DDR3 memory, 500GB HDD storage
- 15.6” HD LED display
- Integrated Intel® HD 4000 graphics
- Dolby® Advanced Audio™ for crisp, clear surround sound
- Integrated DVD reader/writer
- Integrated 720p HD webcam, USB 3.0 ports
What's the game that Lenovo G580 Core i5-3230M can play?
Of course, you'll want to know what games it can play. We wanted to tell the good news to followers of Dota 2 that Lenovo G580 is able to play Dota 2. However, if your favorite games StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm, We want you to know that this model was able to play this game easily.
Lenovo G580 Core i5-3230M Game Test
- StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm/ Low setting = 121 fps/ Mid setting = 32 fps
- Dead Space 3: Low setting = 66 fps/ Mid setting = 28 fps
- Fifa 13: Low setting = 100 fps/ Mid setting = 63 fps/ High setting = 37 fps
- Diablo III: Low setting = 48 fps/ Mid setting = 27 fps
Addition, you can play these game on G580: StarCraft 2 , Counter-Strike: GO , World of Tanks v8 , Deus Ex Human Revolution , Dirt 3 , Crysis 2, Mafia 2 , Dawn of War II - Chaos Rising, Total War: Shogun 2, Fifa 12 .
It may have many games that I have not said, it could be played in the low or medium settings. You will see that it can play a lot, which is enough to relax or kill time in your trip well. But I think it was worth it in terms of price and performance, it is suitable for non-hardcore gamer. The Lenovo G580 represents an affordable solution on your everyday computing tasks.