Lenovo IdeaPad Y570

  |   by NotebookReview Staff

The Lenovo IdeaPad Y570 is a 15.6-inch consumer multimedia notebook. Users can equip the Y570 with a second-gen Intel Core i3, i5, or i7 dual- or quad-core processor, up to 8GB DDR3 RAM at 1333MHz, and up to 500GB of hard drive space at 7200rpm. The notebook also comes with discrete NVIDIA graphics; the NVIDIA GeForce GT 555M, with 1GB of dedicated video memory.

  • Pros

    • Great balance of system performance and price
    • Decent build quality
    • Attractive design
    • Very good audio
  • Cons

    • Subpar display with too much gloss
    • Stiff touchpad button
    • Battery life could be better

Quick Take

The 15.6-inch Lenovo IdeaPad Y570 is a great multimedia/entertainment laptop. If you're in the market for a notebook that can play HD movies and run most of the latest games for a fair price, consider the Y570.

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