Lenovo IdeaPad Y700 (80NV0026US)

Lenovo IdeaPad Y700 (80NV0026US)

Description

Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHz, 15.6", 1920 x 1080, 8 GB RAM, 1 TB HDD, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M, Windows 10 Home, 5 hours battery life, 5.72 lbs.
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Gaming Performance

Price from $1538.99 (see 1 offer below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:90
GPU Benchmark:81
User ratings:61
Popularity score:97

Verdict

  • Very fast processor suitable for the most demanding tasks.
  • High-End graphics card, suitable for the latest 3D games at medium/high settings.
  • Reasonable value for the money (better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:72/ 100

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Product nameLenovo IdeaPad Y700 (80NV0026US)Acer Aspire V15 Nitro Black Edition VN7-591G-79YZ 15.6" LaptopDELL Alienware AW15R2-1546SLVHP ProBook 650 G2 (V1P79UT#ABA)Acer TravelMate P6 TMP658-M-59SY-US
CPU Benchmark90better91worse82worse72worse70
GPU Benchmark8181better84worse51worse51
Value for Money56better62worse46better61
Popularity97worse53worse95worse90worse96
Rating61worsebetter63worseworse
Shopineer score7272better73worse67better74
Price$1538.99worse$1661.04worse$1599.99better$1519.99better$1535.99
Theoretical Price
(based on other laptops with similar specs)
$1485.00$1636.00$1306.00$1548.00
Operating SystemWindows 10 HomeWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 7 Professional 64-Bit with Windows 10 Pro 64-Bit LicenseWindows 7 Professional 64-Bit (available through downgrade right
BrandLenovoAcerDELLHPAcer
Screen15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"
Display TypeFull HDFull HD
Resolution1920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 1080worse1366 x 768
LCD FeaturesIPS LCD with LED Backlight (Anti-Glare)LED FHD SVA Anti-Glare
TouchscreenNoNoNoNo
ProcessorIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHzbetterIntel Core i7-4720HQ Processor 2.6GHzworseIntel Core i5-6300HQ 2.3 GHzworseIntel Core i5-6300U 2.4 GHzworseIntel Core i5-6200U 2.3 GHz
Cores44worse2worse2
Base Frequency2.6 GHzworse2.3 GHzworse2.4 GHzworse2.3 GHz
Boost Frequency
Memory8 GBbetter16 GB8 GB8 GB8 GB
Max Memory Supported16 GBbetter20 GB
Memory SpeedDDR4 2133DDR4 2133DDR4 2133
HDD1 TB1 TBworse500 GB
HDD RPM5400 RPMbetter7200 RPMbetter7200 RPM
SSD256 GB
Optical DriveExternal DVD+/-RWDVD Super Multi
WebcamYesFullHD 2MP Camera with dual digital microphones720p HD WebcamYes
Battery4-cell, Embedded Lithium Polymer, 60Wh8-cell Lithium Ion (92 Wh) BatteryHP 3-Cell 48 WHr Long Life Prismatic Battery3-cell Lithium Polymer, 4850 mAh
Battery Life5 hours
Graphics TypeDedicated CardDedicated CardIntegrated CardIntegrated Card
Graphics CardNVIDIA GeForce GTX 960MNVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M (4GB GDDR5 Video Memory)betterGeforce GTX 965MworseIntel HD Graphics 520worseIntel HD Graphics 520
Video Memory4 GBworse2 GB
CommunicationGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLAN
WLAN802.11ac Wireless LANKiller 1535 WirelessIntel 8260 802.11 a/b/g/n (2x2)802.11ad Wireless LAN
ColorBlackEpic Silver
Weight5.72 lbs.worse7.07 lbs.better5.1 lbs.better5.07 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 Wake1227838
Anno 1404342105
Anno 207019614310855
Anno 2205105602610
ArmA 243
Ashes of the Singularity312321
Assassin's Creed Syndicate5948305
Assassin's Creed Unity51392611
AssassinĀ“s Creed III524230
Battlefield 1129843734
Battlefield 3120836736
Battlefield 41441108133
Battlefield Hardline1441095132
BioShock Infinite16513011845
Borderlands 2114978860
Call of Duty 4 - Modern Warfare463298190
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare78724133
Call of Juarez Benchmark131
Civilization 58555
CoD Modern Warfare 2264169138114
Company of Heroes 259584016
Counter-Strike Source218
Crysis - CPU Benchmark17512310345
Crysis - GPU Benchmark1661139645
Crysis 210110210354
Crysis 3119795421
Crysis Warhead49
Darksiders II15499
Dawn of War II - Chaos Rising118838472
Dead Space 330920515793
Deus Ex Human Revolution21916778
Deus Ex Mankind Divided38301710
Diablo III293224202121
Dirt 322014813461
Dirt Rally2341097333
Dirt Showdown98817848
Dishonored 241362725
Dishonored124123124104
Doom 3332
Doom69573428
Dota 2 Reborn73635053
Dota 2118113101
Evolve86663631
F.E.A.R. 21926630163146
F1 2011149956753
F1 201217013812196
F1 201314712111484
F1 201411911010887
FIFA 1617814599
FIFA 1718116110398
Fallout 497573125
Far Cry 2252185114
Far Cry 3104936123
Far Cry 486743731
Far Cry Primal72342922
Farming Simulator 171911658760
Fifa 11537401351265
Fifa 12485322264209
Fifa 13323258251173
Fifa 14356264263241
Fifa 15201183129
GRID 216612910447
GTA IV - Grand Theft Auto27840362
GTA V1251134418
Guild Wars 21005731
Half Life 2 - Lost Coast Benchmark265
Hitman 201647462018
Just Cause 259
Just Cause 372633631
Left 4 Dead558120
Mad Max994945
Mafia 215714412781
Mafia 3342412
Mass Effect 3606060
Max Payne 384816546
Metal Gear Solid V60605638
Metro 20331341619531
Mirror's Edge Catalyst96623024
Need for Speed 201677703928
Need for Speed Shift245154122109
No Man's Sky48412411
Overwatch1901446940
Quake 462
Rainbow Six Siege1591055546
Resident Evil 5162127107
Rise of the Tomb Raider65472623
Risen15815311283
Saints Row IV88775836
SimCity70524431
Sims 32078767155
Sims 41831097162
Sleeping Dogs1861469224
Star Wars Battlefront105793833
StarCraft 2297767083
Supreme Commander - FA Bench11410710653
The Crew60605233
The Division71532519
The Elder Scrolls Online89817141
The Evil Within946840
The Secret World66573825
The Witcher 381512514
Thief73635428
Titanfall 2115813631
Titanfall60606047
Tomb Raider28117111251
Torchlight 2155108102
Trackmania Nations Forever34712989
Watch Dogs 264532615
Watch Dogs75612915
World in Conflict - Benchmark49123612479
World of Tanks v8111684740
World of Warcraft34221811757
World of Warships1351199869
X-Plane 10.25105542917
XCOM 27232209