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Good: good for browsing and email
Bad: lousy body and useless web cam
Comment: I bought a G570 Celeron for my parents basically to Skype with them. Right from the beginning the screws started falling off from under the keyboard and eventually the monitor almost came away from the keyboard. Luckily I got the base and topcover replaced by the dealer at no extra charge just before the warranty expired.
Besides it doesn't serve the purpose I originally bought it for. I cant see my parents clearly on skype. I can vaguely make out the outline of their faces and its dark as night even during the day. I initially thought it might be due to low light at their home but other PCs show up their faces bright & clear. I have tried everything possible to brighten up the screen for Skype. I only wish there was some way I could resolve the issue.
Comment: Very poor quality pc , realized my mistake as soon as I turned it on,the @ isactually under the 2 button ? not where @ is indicated on the key board.Cant find out how to save photos, no instructions , as soon as ive saved enough money this worthless laptop will go straight in the dustbin.
Bad: durability, and functionality
Comment: This is a bad product. After 3 months the blue screen appeared and I had it repaired under warranty. After a year it was back in the shop and I was told that the quality was so poor that it was not worth bringing it back when it breaks again, which will happen. The technician told me that he would prefer to buy a retailers own brand than the poor quality of the components.It has been a frustating machine. I have written this review whilst i wait for an image to copy and paste.
Bad: Almost everything.
Comment: Screws started falling out within first few months and hard drive failed after 13 months. If you're stupid to still buy this piece of junk or anything else by Lenovo then make sure you get an extended warranty.
Comment: where is print screen button in this device ??
( lenovo g 570 ) thanks :)
Bad: Very poor quality construction especially hinges
Comment: Had the machine 10 months. Screws have fallen out that hold the underside at the hinges. Left hand hinge now totally broken, pieces of metal and plastic fallen out, lid will not open without forcing apart the case. This is a widely reported fault, see on the internet!. The hinge design is not fit for purpose. had to phone Lenovo 5 times and send 3 emails before they responded to my complaint. They claim it will be repaired under warranty, but if the same flimsy parts are used what happens if the problem occurs again out of warranty. This design fault needs a proper permanent fix. Never had this before on any laptop I have owned. Lenovo must do something now to resolve the worldwide problem with this laptop.
Good: Good features with a budget price tag.
Bad: Higly poor build quality
Comment: My screen of this laptop is broken and need to be replaced. Can anyone could tell where I could get new screen for it which should be compatible in it.
Good: Its Looks and performance
Bad: Not water resistant
Comment: I have got this from india for about a year back. I have seen most laptops in my life but like G570 laptop I haven't see it before. first for all the G570 has good classic finish and its very ruff and tuff build. Secondly it has very good performance in a budget line laptop in 20,000 to 30,000 range. Lastly the touch pad is very durable. I would suggest that this laptop is one of the best laptop of lenovo has build it in the budget line segment laptop. One more thing lastly the battery backup is very good. its stand by is about 2hrs 30 mins which is quit very good.
Good: Cheap, fairly fast
Bad: Vert poor build quality
Comment: I bought one of these 5 months ago from a local retailer, it started to loosen at the hinges between the screen and keyboard, this became really bad and so I took it back to the shop to have it repaired or replaced under the guarantee. Sales assistant immediately told me the damage was accidental and I must have dropped it!, after speaking to a manager they sent it back to Lenovo (where it is right now) and said I still may be charged for the repair if Lenovo decides I damaged it.
It appears this is a very common problem with this laptop
A quick google search of "lenovo hinge problem" throws up loads of people with this problem.
It is a fast laptop and looks ok but the build quality is shockingly bad to have basically fallen apart after 5 months of normal use, basically not fit for purpose in my opinion.
Good: performance for the price is excellent
Bad: nothing worth mentioning
Comment: I need a laptop for word processing, spreadsheets, web access and don't need the machine to be too tiny. This machine fills the bill, in four months its proven to be reliable easy to use. Appears to be robust and I don't think it is plain or ugly at all, though it does like to display its fingerprints.
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