Lenovo Ideapad 500 Review

Latest pricing, specs and Lenovo Ideapad 500 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 AMD Radeon R7 M360 graphics card, an Intel Core i7-6500U CPU and 16 GB of RAM.

You get a 15.6 inch screen laptop, which for a gaming setup is midsize. The PC weight is 5.07 lb (2.3 kg).

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 354 of the top 1000 games - so we give it a 35% rating.

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Lenovo Ideapad 500
PCGameBenchmark Rating: 14%

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Lenovo Ideapad 500 Specs

CPU

Intel Core i7-6500U

GPU

AMD Radeon R7 M360

RAM (Memory)

16 GB RAM

Screen Size

15.6 inches (39 centimeters)

Weight

5.07 lb (2.3 kg)

Brand

Lenovo

Series

FBA_80NT007QUS

Model Number

FBA_80NT007QUS
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Lenovo Ideapad 500 PC Gaming Performance

This computer will run 140 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.

Lenovo Ideapad 500 Features

  • Processor - 6th Generation Intel Core i7-6500U (2.50GHz 1866MHz 4MB)
  • Operating System - Windows 10 Home 64
  • Memory - 16.0GB PC3-12800 DDR3L 1600 MHz
  • Graphics Card - AMD MESO XT DDR3L 2G
  • Hard Drive - 1TB 5400 RPM+8GB SSHD

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