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What makes Lenovo Essential G500 59-370339 (Ci5/ 4GB/ 500GB/ DOS/ 2GB Graphic) better Choice

Processor Speed 2.5 GHz with 3.1 GHz Turbo Boost 2.4 GHz with 0 MHz Turbo Boost 1.6 GHz with 2.6 GHz Turbo Boost 2.6 GHz with 3.2 GHz Turbo Boost
Lenovo Essential G500 59-370339 (Ci5/ 4GB/ 500GB/ DOS/ 2GB Graphic) has 8.33% faster processor speed.

Feature Comparison of HP 15 D103TX (Ci5/ 4GB/ 500GB/ DOS/ 2GB Graphic) Vs Toshiba Satellite C50A I2012 (Ci3/ 4GB/ 500GB/ No OS/ 2GB Graphic) Vs Lenovo S510P 59 383326 (Ci5/ 4GB/ 500GB/ DOS/ 2GB Graphics) Vs Lenovo Essential G500 59-370339 (Ci5/ 4GB/ 500GB/ DOS/ 2GB Graphic)

Processor
Processor Name Intel Core i5-4200M Processor (4th Generation) Intel Core i3-3110M Processor (3rd Generation) Intel Core i5-4200U Processor (4th Generation) Intel Core i5-3230M Processor (3rd Generation)
Processor Speed 2.5 GHz with 3.1 GHz Turbo Boost 2.4 GHz with 0 MHz Turbo Boost 1.6 GHz with 2.6 GHz Turbo Boost 2.6 GHz with 3.2 GHz Turbo Boost
Number of Core 2 Cores 2 Cores 2 Cores 2 Cores
Processor Cache 3 MB 3 MB 3 MB 3 MB
Processor chipset Intel Mobile HM86 Express Mobile HM76 Express Intel Mobile QM87 Express Intel Mobile B75 Express
Instruction Set 64-bit 64-bit 64-bit 64-bit
Memory Bandwidth 25.6 GB/s 25.6 GB/s 25.6 GB/s 25.6 GB/s
Number of threads 4 Threads 4 Threads 4 Threads 4 Threads
RAM
RAM Included 4 GB, DDR3 4 GB, DDR3 4 GB, DDR3L 4 GB, DDR3
RAM Possible 16 GB 16 GB 16 GB 8 GB
RAM Slots 2 (Unused Slot - 0) 2 (Unused Slot - 0) 2 (Unused Slot - 0)
Storage
Hardware Interface SATA SATA SATA SATA
RPM 5400 RPM 5400 RPM 5400 RPM 5400 RPM
Storage Capacity 500 GB HDD 500 GB HDD 500 GB HDD 500 GB HDD
Display
Screen Size 15.6 Inches 15.6 Inches 15.6 Inches 15.6 Inches
Screen Resolution 1366 x 768 Pixels, 100 ppi 1366 x 768 Pixels, 100 ppi 1366 x 768 Pixels, 100 ppi 1366 x 768 Pixels, 100 ppi
Screen Type Diagonal HD BrightView LED-backlit Display HD Clear SuperView LED Backlit Display HD Display LED Display
Graphic Processor 2 GB DDR3 Intel HD Graphics 4600, NVIDIA GeForce 820M 2 GB DDR3 Nvidia 2GB 2 GB DDR3 GeForce GT 720M 2 GB DDR3 AMD 2GB
Optical Drive
Optical Drive Yes, SuperMulti DVD RW Drive with Dual Layer Support Yes, SuperMulti DVD Drive Yes, SuperMulti DVD RW Drive Yes, DVD RW Drive
Read/Write Speed 8x 8x 8x 8x
Platform
Operating System DOS No OS DOS DOS
System Architecture 64-bit 64-bit 64-bit 64-bit
Input
Webcam Yes, HP TrueVision HD Webcam (front-facing) with integrated digital microphone Yes, HD Webcam Yes, 0.3 Megapixel Yes, 0.3 Megapixel
Pointer Device Touchpad with multi-touch gesture support Touchpad with Multi-touch Gesture Support Multitouch Touchpad Touchpad
Keyboard Full-size textured Island Style Keyboard Tile Keyboard with Numeric Keypad AccuType Keyboard AccuType Keyboard
Backlit KeyBoard No No No
Audio
Internal Mic Yes Yes Yes Yes
Speakers Yes, Dual Speakers, HD Audio Yes, Built-in Speakers with Toshiba Audio Enhancement, 16-bit Stereo with Intel High Definition Audio Support Yes, Stereo Speakers With Dolby Advanced Audio Yes, Stereo Speakers with Dolby Advanced Audio
Communication
Ethernet Integrated 10/100 Mbps Ethernet LAN Integrated 10/100 Mbps Ethernet LAN Integrated 10/100 Mbps Ethernet LAN Integrated 10/100 Mbps ethernet LAN
Wireless LAN Yes, IEEE 802.11b/g/n Yes, IEEE 802.11b/g/n Yes, IEEE 802.11b/g/n Yes, IEEE 802.11b/g/n
Bluetooth Yes, v4.0 Yes, v4.0 Yes, v4.0 Yes, v4.0
Power
Power Supply 90 W AC Adapter 65 W AC Adapter 41 W AC Adapter 65 W AC Adapter
Battery Cells 4 Cells 6 Cells 4 Cells 6 Cells
Power Backup Upto 3 hours Upto 5 hours Upto 3 hours
Ports
USB Ports 2 x USB 2.0, 1 x USB 3.0 2 x USB 2.0, 1 x USB 3.0 1 x USB 2.0, 2 x USB 3.0 1 x USB 2.0, 2 x USB 3.0
Audio Jack Yes Yes Yes Yes
RJ45 LAN Yes Yes Yes Yes
HDMI Port Yes Yes Yes Yes
VGA Port Yes Yes No Yes
Multi Card Slot Yes Yes Yes Yes
Other Ports 1 x Headphone Out Jack, 1 x Microphone-in Combo Jack 1 x Headphone Out / Microphone-in Combo Jack 1 x Headphone Out / Microphone-in Combo Jack 2-in-1 (Headphone and Mic)
External Mic Yes Yes No
General
Weight 2.5 Kg 2.3 Kg 2.4 Kg 2.5 Kg
Model Name 15 Satellite Essential
Lifestyle Everyday Use Entertainment Gaming
Model ID D103TX C50A I2012 S510p G500
Dimensions 378 x 259 x 28.1 mm 380 x 242 x 33.35 mm 380 x 259 x 23.9 mm 380 x 260 x 25.8 mm
Part Number G2G48PA PSCGCG 02N00G 59-383326 59 370339
Others Kensington Lock Slot Kensington Lock Slot, User / Supervisor Password, HDD Password Security and Support (Lenovo Companion, Lenovo Support, McAfee Internet Security, Lenovo Cloud Storage), Productivity (Microsoft Office 2013 (requires purchase of product key for activation), Power2Go, Evernote)
Folded Height 28.1 mm 33.35 mm 23.9 mm 25.8 mm
Series Satellite G Series