2016 Lenovo Y700 15.6 FHD Review

Latest pricing, specs and 2016 Lenovo Y700 15.6 FHD gaming laptop review. How many PC games will it run? Is it a good choice for a PC gamer? Should you buy this laptop?

This Lenovo laptop features a NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M graphics card, an Intel Core i7-6700HQ CPU and 8 GB of RAM.

You get a 15.6 inch screen laptop, which for a gaming setup is midsize. The PC weight is 10.56 lb (4.79 kg).

As for price this is a comparatively cheap gaming laptop under $1000.

Unfortunately, this laptop won't run games like Fortnite, Apex Legends, Minecraft, PUBG and GTA V. PCGameBenchmark reviews are based on how many of the best PC games a PC can run. This laptop can run 505 of the top 1000 games - so we give it a 50% rating.

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2016 Lenovo Y700 15.6 FHD
PCGameBenchmark Rating: 21%

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2016 Lenovo Y700 15.6 FHD Specs

CPU

Intel Core i7-6700HQ

GPU

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M

RAM (Memory)

8 GB RAM

Screen Size

15.6 inches (39 centimeters)

Screen Resolution

1920 x 1080 pixels (1080p FHD)

Weight

10.56 lb (4.79 kg)

Dimensions (L x W x H)

38.61 cm x 27.69 cm x 2.54 cm
15.2 in x 10.9 in x 1 in

Brand

Lenovo

Series

Y700

Model Number

Lenovo ideapad
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2016 Lenovo Y700 15.6 FHD PC Gaming Performance

This computer will run 219 of the top PC games. Use PCGameBenchmark's Rate My PC service to test your current set up and set how it compares.

Which games can it run?

Can It Run GTA 5?

This Lenovo gaming laptop doesn't meet the recommended system requirements for GTA 5 but it can play the game with lowered settings.

Can It Run Fortnite?

This Lenovo gaming laptop doesn't meet the recommended system requirements for Fortnite but it can play the game with lowered settings.

Can It Run Apex Legends?

This Lenovo gaming laptop doesn't meet the recommended system requirements for Apex Legends but it can play the game with lowered settings.

2016 Lenovo Y700 15.6 FHD Features

  • 6th-Gen Skylake Intel Core i7-6700HQ Quad-Core processor 2.6 GHz, 6 MB L3 Cache, turbo boost to 3.5GHz, NVIDIA GeForce 960M Graphics, 4GB dedicated video memory
  • 15.6" frameless Full HD display, 1920 x 1080 resolution, IPS, Energy-efficient LED backlight with impressive color and clarity
  • 8GB DDR4 memory, 1TB Hard Drive, External USB 2.0 DVD drive, Next-Gen Intel Wireless-AC, Bluetooth 4.0, Built-in media card reader
  • Dolby Home Theater (Dual 2W JBL speakers with a 3W subwoofer), Built-in 720p resolution HD webcam with microphone, 2 USB 3.0 port, 1 USB 2.0 ports, headphone-out/mic-in audio combo jack, HDMI port
  • Windows 10 64-bit, Backlit keyboard, 4-cell lithium-ion Battery, Battery life up to 6 hours. Weighs 5.7 lbs. and measures 1" thin, Black

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