Lenovo G505s Laptop, AMD A8, 8GB RAM, 1TB, 15.6", Black
The Lenovo G505s squeezes essential performance into an affordable, slim package. With a powerful AMD A8 processor, stereo speakers and HD visuals, the Lenovo G505s is an entry level laptop packed full of vital features.
With an AMD A8 and 8GB of RAM powering the G505s, you’ll enjoy fast and responsive performance, with enough power to breeze through everyday tasks and have multiple windows open at the same time.
Packing a 1TB hard drive, the G505s will store a vast amount of videos, songs, documents, photos and more.
Thanks to the built-in DVD SuperMulti drive, you can still enjoy music and movies straight from a disc. You can also use the drive to back up your important files and folders to a blank CD or DVD.
The island-style AccuType Keyboard has been ergonomically designed to make typing more comfortable and help reduce errors, while the responsive multi-touch touchpad makes navigation easy.
Lenovo Energy Management is designed to help protect the long-term durability of your battery and uses advanced energy-saving technology to increase battery life.
The 720p HD webcam and built-in microphone lets you keep in touch with friends, family and colleagues around the world through video calls, and you can ensure they’ll be able to see you at your best.
Connect to the internet wirelessly through Wi-Fi and a router, or use an Ethernet cable for a faster, more stable connection.
The G505s comes with a number of connectivity options. You can connect to an external monitor, projector or HDTV using the VGA or HDMI ports. Transferring photos from your camera’s SD card is easy, thanks to the 2-in-1 card slot. You can also connect up to three USB devices at once, using the two USB 3.0 and one USB 2.0 ports.
McAfee Internet Security (30-day trial)
Lenovo Software Suite
This device can be upgraded to Windows 8.1 for free through the Windows Store.
- Battery life Information How long the battery lasts for (and if applicable) until it needs recharging
- Up to 4 hours
- Bluetooth Enabled Information Wireless way of transferring data between electronic devices over short distances
- CD/DVD/Blu-ray Drive Information Whether this machine can play/burn Blu-ray discs, DVDs or CDs.
- CD/DVD Read & Write
- Computer Support Helpline Information We offer access to a 90 day helpline when you buy a new laptop or desktop computer from John Lewis. The service is available for a period of 90 days from the date you make your purchase.
- Free 90 day computer support
- H26 x W380 x D260 mm
- Graphics card Information Generate the images you see on your computer screen
- AMD Radeon Graphics
- Graphics card type Information A dedicated graphics card enables you to run advanced programmes such as games or design packages more smoothly. Computers without graphics cards run these programmes through their processors.
- Hard drive Information Stores files and programmes. A solid state drive has fewer moving parts so allows for a quicker start up as well as providing more security if your computer is dropped.
- Headphone socket
- AccuType Keyboard
- Memory Card Slot Information A memory card slot allows you to transfer photos and files directly from a memory card.
- 2-in-1 SD & MMC card reader
- Model name / number
- G505s 59396450
- NFC enabled Information Devices with NFC can be tapped together to establish a wireless connection for sending or streaming files and other data
- Operating system Information Determines the interface you see on screen and the types of programmes you can run.
- Windows 8 (64 Bit)
- Ports Information Ports used to connect other devices, for example USB to connect peripherals or HDMI to connect to a high definition display.
- 2 x USB 3.0, 1 x USB 2.0, 1x HDMI, 1x VGA
- Processor Information The processor (also called CPU) is the "brain" of your computer and enables programmes to run.
- Quad-core AMD A8-4500M
- Processor speed Information Determines how quickly programmes run. Processors with 'Turbo Boost' can enhance their performance to deal with more demanding tasks.
- 1.9GHz to 2.8GHz with Turbo Boost
- Screen finish Information A matte screen is easier to view in bright light. Gloss screens can provide more vivid colours.
- Screen Resolution Information Picture quality defined by the number of individual dots (pixels) used to create an image. The higher the number of pixels, the higher the image quality.
- 1366 x 768 pixels
- Screen size Information Measured diagonally.
- Screen Type
- HD LED Glare Wedge
- Integrated Stereo speakers with Dolby Advanced Audio certification
- Touch Screen
- Voice Recognition
- Webcam (front-facing) Information Used for making video calls
- 720p HD High-Sense webcam
- Webcam (rear-facing) Information A camera on the back of the device, typically used for taking photos and videos.
- Wireless Display Information Wireless Display technology can be used to present your device's display on a compatible TV or display without using wires.
- Wireless networking
- Wi-Fi- 802.11b/g/n
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