2019 Lenovo Thinkpad T470 14″ FHD Business Laptop, i5-6300U, 16GB RAM, 256GB SSD Review
2019 Lenovo Thinkpad T470 14″ FHD Business Laptop
2019 model Lenovo Thinkpad T470 is a modern business laptop with a 14-inch Full HD IPS display, 6th generation Intel i5-6300U processor, 256GB SSD, 16GB memory, Windows 10 Professional version and good connectivity options like the Thunderbolt 3 USB-C. The average customer rating is 4.8 out of 5 stars by 10 users at the time of this product review. Amazon technical support is included free of charge with your purchase.
If you want to pay a little less you can get the version with 8GB memory, which will be plenty for many people’s multitasking needs. Both versions are good for home or school use, small businesses or professionals. It weighs 3.71 pounds and measures 13.19 x 9.25 x 0.89 inches. The 6th generation ultra low voltage dual core Intel i5-6300U processor (3MB smart cache, 4 threads) runs at speeds between 2.40GHz and 3.0GHz with the turbo boost function. The Passmark benchmark score is 4363 for an upper mid-range performance and the TDP- Thermal Design Power is 15 watts for an extended battery life.
16GB DDR4 SDRAM offers great multitasking power for you to have different apps, programs and browsers open simultaneously. 256GB PCIe NVMe M.2 Solid State Drive is adequate storage amount in most cases and lets you open files much faster than a regular SATA HDD drive. Windows 10 Pro 64-bit version is pre-installed on this laptop without much of a bloatware. With the Power bridge technology of 3-cell 24WHr + 3-cell 24WHr lithium ion batteries and a TDP of 15 watts you can expect the battery to last all day long. You can change the battery quickly to the fully charged one without turning off the laptop.
Thunderbolt 3 USB-C is a thin reversible port for the best performance and speed to USB-C. Other connectivity options included on this laptop are the BD-R Optical Drive, 802.11ac wireless (2×2), Bluetooth v4.1, RJ-45 Ethernet for wired internet, 3 x USB 3.0 ports, an HDMI output, Multi-format Micro SD Card Reader, a Headphone + Microphone Combo Jack, and a power charge port (65W USB-C AC Adapter).
14.0″ FHD IPS LED-backlit display has the 1920x 1080 pixel resolution, 16:9 image aspect ratio, 220 nits brightness and 400:1 contrast ratio. The built-in graphics card is the Intel HD 520 with a video card benchmark score of 844 and a performance level similar to GeForce 820M. 720p high definition webcam offers good quality live chats with friends and family. The laptops offered by the seller include the upgraded configurations and modifications after being tested and inspected and the box resealed. The advertised specs are achieved this way- the seal is broken to upgrade the memory and SSD storage. It comes with a year of warranty by Lenovo if anything goes wrong within this period. Lenovo Thinkpad T470 is a great little powerful laptop that we are happy to recommend.