Lenovo IdeaPad Y50 Touch

Lenovo IdeaPad Y50 Touch 59429430


Intel Core i7-4710HQ, 15.6", 1920 x 1080, 16 GB RAM, 512 GB SSD, NVidia GeForce 860M 4GB, Windows 8.1, 5.9 lbs.
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Gaming Performance

Price from $2843.04 (see 2 offers below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:90
GPU Benchmark:81
Popularity score:70


  • Very fast processor suitable for the most demanding tasks.
  • Mid-Range graphics card, suitable for modern 3D games at medium detail settings.
  • Reasonable value for the money (better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:68/ 100

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Lenovo IdeaPad Y50 Touch 59429430
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Faster GPU
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Better Value
Acer Predator 15 G9-591-70XR NX.Q05AA.002 N82E16834315187CVF
Product nameLenovo IdeaPad Y50 TouchLenovo ThinkPad P50 (20EN001EUS)GIGABYTE P Series P35Xv6-PC4DAcer Aspire Nitro Black Edition VN7-571G-719DAcer Predator 15 G9-591-70XR
CPU Benchmark90better9390worse7090
GPU Benchmark8181better94worse80better89
Value for Money51worse49worse28better64
Shopineer score68better93better75worse57better81
Theoretical Price
(based on other laptops with similar specs)
Operating SystemWindows 8.1Windows 10 Home downgrade to Windows 7 Professional 64-BitWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 8.1 64-BitWindows 10 Home 64-Bit
Display TypeFull HDFull HDFull HDFull HD
Resolution1920 x 1080better3840 x 21601920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 1080
LCD FeaturesLED backlightIn-plane Switching (IPS) TechnologyIPS Wide viewing angle anti-glare display LCDIn-plane Switching (IPS) TechnologyComfyView TechnologyIn-plane Switching (IPS) Technology
ProcessorIntel Core i7-4710HQbetterIntel Core i7-6820HQ 2.7 GHzIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHzworseIntel Core i7-5500U 2.4 GHzIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHz
Base Frequency2.5 GHzbetter2.7 GHzbetter2.6 GHzworse2.4 GHzbetter2.6 GHz
Boost Frequency3.6 GHz3.5 GHz
Memory16 GB16 GB16 GBworse8 GB16 GB
Max Memory Supported32 GB16 GB64 GB
Memory SpeedDDR3L 1600betterDDR4 2400
SSD512 GBworse256 GB512 GBworse128 GBworse256 GB
Optical DriveDVD Super MultiDVDRW6X Blu-ray Disc
WebcamYes720pHD CameraYesHD Webcam (1280 x 720)
Battery6-cell (90Wh)Li-Polymer 11.1V, 75.81Wh3-cell lithium ion8-cell Li-ion Battery (6000 mAh)
Battery Life6 hours
Graphics TypeDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated Card
Graphics CardNVidia GeForce 860M 4GBNVIDIA Quadro M2000MbetterGeForce GTX 1070worseGeForce GTX 950MbetterGeForce GTX 980M
Video Memory4 GB4 GBbetter8 GB4 GB4 GB
CommunicationGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLAN
WLAN802.11ac Wireless LAN802.11ac Wireless LAN802.11ac Wireless LAN802.11ac Wireless LANKiller Wireless-AC 1535 802.11ac WiFi featuring 2x2 MU-MIMO tech
ColorBlackAluminum BlackBlackBlack
Weight5.9 lbs.better5.29 lbs.better5.29 lbs.worse7.5 lbs.

Estimated Gaming Performance (FPS)

Here is the estimated gaming performance based on similar computers with the same graphics card. It is indicated as FPS (frames per second). Above 40 FPS is considered to be fluent gameplay (marked in green).
Game Low Medium High Ultra
Alan Wake1177435
Anno 1404322104
Anno 20701781279146
Anno 22057947215
ArmA 243
Ashes of the Singularity331816
Assassin's Creed Syndicate4837248
Assassin's Creed Unity41332010
AssassinĀ“s Creed III696529
Battlefield 1104673026
Battlefield 31531068536
Battlefield 41361027329
Battlefield Hardline133964527
BioShock Infinite18612310642
Borderlands 2114978860
Call of Duty 4 - Modern Warfare442285185
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare65573533
Call of Juarez Benchmark125
Civilization 58449
CoD Modern Warfare 2259162133109
Company of Heroes 251483514
Counter-Strike Source207
Crysis - CPU Benchmark1711199541
Crysis - GPU Benchmark1611118941
Crysis 210110210351
Crysis 3119765019
Crysis Warhead47
Darksiders II15392
Dawn of War II - Chaos Rising118838468
Dead Space 332019414585
Deus Ex Human Revolution21916169
Deus Ex Mankind Divided3926147
Diablo III308222189105
Dirt 321614811156
Dirt Rally2861126028
Dirt Showdown98979248
Dishonored 235322725
Doom 3320
Dota 2 Reborn72614951
Dota 211911886
F.E.A.R. 21766581158137
F1 2011149956753
F1 201217113812196
F1 201311811210783
F1 201413312011183
FIFA 1622413579
FIFA 172051559591
Fallout 469442520
Far Cry 2240177107
Far Cry 3104936123
Far Cry 470592923
Far Cry Primal59292618
Farming Simulator 171851507242
Fifa 11534395341260
Fifa 12480322264209
Fifa 13323258251173
Fifa 14312233209202
Fifa 15185144102
GRID 21351059946
GTA IV - Grand Theft Auto26037064
GTA V1171143615
Guild Wars 21105931
Half Life 2 - Lost Coast Benchmark265
Hitman 201655441716
Just Cause 259
Just Cause 362523228
Left 4 Dead523121
Mad Max653430
Mafia 214512811467
Mafia 3322111
Mass Effect 3606060
Max Payne 384806546
Metal Gear Solid V60604228
Metro 20331341619131
Mirror's Edge Catalyst92582519
Need for Speed 201661542621
Need for Speed Shift228149120105
No Man's Sky52442611
Quake 462
Rainbow Six Siege134864729
Resident Evil 516212492
Rise of the Tomb Raider57362220
Saints Row IV67595134
Sims 31849689155
Sims 4141775447
Sleeping Dogs1451247220
Star Wars Battlefront116683130
StarCraft 2293767077
Supreme Commander - FA Bench11010310153
The Crew56514126
The Division65472216
The Elder Scrolls Online89817140
The Evil Within614628
The Secret World66573825
The Witcher 357362012
Titanfall 296683229
Tomb Raider3071629745
Torchlight 21609398
Trackmania Nations Forever32712584
Watch Dogs 253452110
Watch Dogs62532719
World in Conflict - Benchmark44821612474
World of Tanks v8111784750
World of Warcraft30019711761
World of Warships102965545
X-Plane 10.2595472717
XCOM 26725146