Lenovo IdeaPad Y500 95412SU Dusk Black 15.6" HD LED Glossy Wedge 1366x768 comparison

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Lenovo IdeaPad Y500 (Intel Core i7-3630QM 2.40GHz)

Lenovo IdeaPad Y500 (Intel Core i7-3630QM 2.40GHz)
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Price $1,249 at 1 store $1,499 at 1 store $455 at 1 store $1,399 to $1,449 at 2 stores
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Release date November 08, 2012 November 08, 2012 July 24, 2012 May 29, 2013
The Bottom Line For those looking for something more than a feature-light ultrabook, the gamer-friendly Lenovo IdeaPad Y500 is close to brilliant, and several configurations are currently available at a deep discount -- but I can't believe it doesn't have a touch screen.

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Product Description Lenovo IdeaPad Y500 9541 - 15.6 in - Core i7 i7-3630QM - Windows 8 64-bit Edition - 8 GB RAM - 1 TB HDD
Lenovo IdeaPad Y500 - 15.6 in - Core i7 i7-3630QM - Windows 8 64-bit Edition - 8 GB RAM - 1 TB HDD
ASUS K series - 2nd Gen Core i3
XB31 - 15.6 in i3-2370M - Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64-bit Edition - 2 GB RAM - 320 GB HDD
MSI GX70 3BE 007US - 17.3 in - A series A10-5750 - Windows 8 - 8 GB RAM - 750 GB HDD
Packaged Quantity 1
1
1
1
Software Included Info unavailable Intel AppUp Center
McAfee Internet Security Suite (30 days subscription)
Intelligent Touchpad
Lenovo Cloud Storage by SugarSync
Ebay
CyberLink Youcam
Lenovo OneKey Theater
Skype
Amazon Kindle
PokeTALK
Lenovo OneKey Recovery
Nitro Pro (90-days trial)
Rara Streaming
EverNote
Lenovo Support
AccuWeather
Lenovo Companion
Lenovo Energy Management
Exent Games Portal
Info unavailable Info unavailable
Battery 6-cell - up to 3 hour(s)
6-cell - up to 3 hour(s)
6-cell
9-cell
System Type Notebook
Notebook
Notebook
Notebook
Display 15.6 in LED backlight VibrantView 1366 x 768 / HD
15.6 in LED backlight VibrantView 1920 x 1080 / Full HD
15.6 in LED backlight 1366 x 768 / HD
17.3 in LED backlight Anti-Reflective 1920 x 1080 / Full HD
Graphics NVIDIA GeForce GT 650M - 2 GB
NVIDIA GeForce GT 650M - 2 GB GDDR5 SDRAM
Intel HD Graphics 3000
AMD Radeon HD 8970M - 2 GB GDDR5 SDRAM
Operating System Windows 8 64-bit Edition
Windows 8 64-bit Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64-bit Edition
Windows 8
Storage 1 TB HDD / 5400 rpm
1 TB HDD / 5400 rpm
320 GB HDD / 5400 rpm
750 GB HDD / 7200 rpm
Dimensions (WxDxH) 15.2 in x 10.2 in x 1.4 in
15.2 in x 10.2 in x 1.4 in
14.9 in x 10 in x 1.4 in
16.9 in x 11.3 in x 2.2 in
Weight 6 lbs
6 lbs
5.7 lbs
8.6 lbs
Networking 802.11n , Gigabit Ethernet , None
Bluetooth 4.0
802.11n , Gigabit Ethernet , None
Bluetooth 4.0
802.11n , Gigabit Ethernet
802.11n , Gigabit Ethernet
Bluetooth
Optical Drive DVD-Writer
None
DVD-Writer DL
Blu-ray
Processor Intel Core i7 3 i7-3630QM / 2.4 GHz ( 3.4 GHz ) / 6 MB Cache
Intel Core i7 3 i7-3630QM / 2.4 GHz ( 3.4 GHz ) / 6 MB Cache
2nd Gen Core i3
Intel 2 i3-2370M / 2.4 GHz
AMD A series A10-5750 / 2.5 GHz ( 3.5 GHz ) / 6 MB Cache
Memory 8 GB DDR3 SDRAM
8 GB DDR3 SDRAM
2 GB DDR3 SDRAM
8 GB DDR3 SDRAM
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