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Review: Lenovo’s IdeaPad Y500 offers excellent gaming specs for the price

At a Glance

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At a Glance

Lenovo's made a solid-performing gaming laptop in a smaller, lighter, cheaper package.


  • Two graphics cards
  • Great price for specs
  • Good audio


  • Very thick chassis
  • All-red keyboard is a little hard to navigate
  • Display is not a touchscreen

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Damaged Lithium Ion battery explodes

Sep 17, 2014 12:00 AM

Japan's National Institute for Technology and Evaluation (NITE) tested a Lithium Ion battery about the size of one used in a cellphone. It was struck with a hammer then left on a work bench, unconnected from any apparatus. The result was explosive.


Damaged Lithium Ion battery explodes

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