Lenovo ThinkPad E490 i5 14 inch IPS SSD Black

MPN: 20N8005UGE  |  EAN: 0193386092193  |  Model: ThinkPad E490

Price Information

808.00

as at 24 Sep 19 | 6:00 AM CET

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Choosist's Ratings

Lenovo ThinkPad E490 i5 14 inch IPS SSD Black - 20N8005UGE Performance, Usage and Feature Ratings
Use Rating
College (Students)
Outstanding
Watching Movies
Outstanding
Basic Video Editing
Outstanding
Simple Music Editing
Outstanding
Pro Music Production
Outstanding
Bookkeeping
Outstanding
Front-end Development
Outstanding
Back-end Development
Outstanding
Browsing
Outstanding
Documents
Outstanding
Social Media
Outstanding
Email
Outstanding
Short Journeys
Outstanding
Long Journeys
Outstanding
Use Around the Office
Outstanding
Use in Public Places
Outstanding
Use At the Client's
Outstanding
Carrying Occasionally
Outstanding
Carrying All the Time
Outstanding
Working in Low Light
Outstanding
Presentations
Outstanding
Cool Look
Outstanding
Business Look
Outstanding
Outstanding
Serious Multitasking
Outstanding
Windows
Outstanding
13 to 14 Inches
Outstanding

Great for photo editing

Achieve great photo editing results with the ThinkPad E490 from . It comes with a large storage capacity for any pictures you keep on locally on the laptop. It also boasts a handy Memory Card Reader, making it incredibly easy to transfer pictures from your camera while on the move.

It's good for academic research

As a student or researcher in the social or physical sciences, this device provides a good balance of portability (with it's 14 inches screen size) and performance so that you're free to roam the labs or libraries with a machine that can competently multi-task your data crunching, "multi-tabbed browsing" and the production of academic content.

All about the Films!

High quality video on your ThinkPad E490's Advanced resolution display

IPS screen technology makes video content richer and more viewable.

You won't have to struggle to pause or rewind in the dark with its backlit keyboard.

Connecting to a TV or monitor to watch content on a bigger screen will be simple as its HDMI port is the most common connection option available.

Videos for fun

You need to pack a lot into this screen, hence a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels pixels, you'll have sufficient visual clarity to decide which video sequence will give the impact you're looking for.

Continuously tweaking video clips are fun but requires a quite a bit of computing power. Which is why the memory size of 16 GB, the multi-core processor and the graphics card all combine to provide a level of performance that matches your needs.

In addition, this laptop can be used night or day thanks to the built in back-lit keyboard.

It also comes with the Memory card reader just in case you need an alternative option to move your creative work from once device to another.

Music and Audio

Making your first steps in music editing? The ThinkPad E490 has what it takes to deliver your audio craft.

Its all about the Beats

With its wide selection of ports the ThinkPad E490 sits at the heart of your music production workflow. And with a total storage capacity of 512 GB hard drive, you’ve got plenty of space to store work in progress

Book keeping

Capable of running spreadsheets or dedicated accounts software, the ThinkPad E490 is perfect for keeping finances in check. And with a you’ll find it even easier to enter and update figures.

Can handle UI Dev & Design work

With a 8117 CPU and 16 GB of RAM, the ThinkPad E490 is ideal for front-end development. Whether you’re coding basic HTML5, or working with more complex JavaScript frameworks, this laptop has everything you need.

Can handle a Full-Stack Coding Environment

Emulating a full-blown virtual server environment requires plenty of grunt. The ThinkPad E490 uses a Intel Core i5-8265U CPU and 16 GB RAM to power multiple VMs and your dev tools simultaneously.

Regular Stuff / Everyday Tasks

Modern productivity apps like Office 365 and Google G Suite are relatively lightweight – but it never hurts to have some power under the hood. The ThinkPad E490 packs a decent Intel Core i5-8265U processor and 16 GB RAM so this is machine that will last.

The ThinkPad E490 makes surfing the web easy thanks to a reasonable hardware specification and fast, reliable b/g/n/ac WiFi connectivity.

A sizeable drive allows you to download and manage hundreds of thousands of emails on the ThinkPad E490.

Social networking is relatively lightweight, so the low power 1.6 GHz processor is ideal. With 13 hours battery life, you can stay connected between charges.

Battery life is fairly decent

Light and powerful, the 13 hours battery life of the ThinkPad E490 allows it to be easily used all around the home for long periods without charging.

For anyone who works on the road, or outside the office, portability is everything. With a battery life of 13 hours, the ThinkPad E490 can go the distance for you while working on the move.

Lightweight and compact, the ThinkPad E490 boasts 13 hours battery life to keep you going while on short trips like the daily commute on the train or subway.

With a great run time of approximately 13 hours, there isn't a huge need to carry a charger each time your about.

If you work in a hot desk environment, portability will be key. The ThinkPad E490 comes with 13 hours battery life so you can move around the office as much as you need.

With a great run time of approximately 13 hours, there isn't a huge need to carry a charger each time your about.

Suits your occasional mobility

The ThinkPad E490 is a great choice for when you need a good value, reliable laptop that won't be carried around too often. It’s not the smallest or lightest, however the 1.8 kg weight is enough to get the job done.

Great to use on the go!

Not the smallest laptop, but this is a good choice for when you don't want a full-size PC. The ThinkPad E490 works just as well on your lap or a desk.

Working in the dark

The light may be low, but the ThinkPad E490 allows you to work or play around the clock. Make every keystroke count thanks to the 1 .

Presentations

Ensure everyone can see your presentation with the 1 . With an 1 and several you will always be able to connect to an external projector or screen.

Slick package

Boasting clean lines and premium looks, the ThinkPad E490 showcases your refined taste in mobile devices. Guaranteed to make your friends green with envy.

Looks very professional

Traditional and corporate, the ThinkPad E490 will not be out of place in any office, anywhere in the world.

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Technical Specifications

Lenovo ThinkPad E490 i5 14 inch IPS SSD Black - 20N8005UGE Technical Specifications
Specification Description
Design
Colour Black
Form Factor Clamshell
Housing Material Aluminium
Display
Display Brightness 250 cd/m²
Display Contrast Ratio 600:1
Display HD Type FHD
Display Resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels
Display Size 14 inches
Display Technology Name IPS
Processor
Processor Architecture 64 Bit
Processor Cores 4 cores
Processor Family Intel Core i5
Processor Model Intel Core i5-8265U
Processor Speed 1.6 GHz
Processor Threads 8
Memory
RAM Size 16 GB
RAM Speed 2400 MHz
RAM Type DDR4-SDRAM
Storage
SSD Capacity 512 GB
Storage Total Capacity 512 GB
Storage Type SSD
Graphics
Graphics Card Model - Integrated Intel UHD Graphics 620
Graphics Card Type Integrated
Audio
Sound System Dolby Advanced Audio
Networking
Network Bluetooth Type 5.0
Network Wired Type 10/100/1000 Mbps
Network Wireless Type b/g/n/ac
Ports & Interfaces
HDMI Port 1
HDMI Version 1.4b
Memory Card Reader 1
Microphone 1
USB 2.0 Ports 1
USB 3.0/3.1 (Gen 1) Type-A Ports 2
USB 3.1 (Gen 2) Type-C Port 1
USB Sleep-and-Charge Ports 1
Camera
Camera 1
Keyboard
Keyboard Back-lit Yes
Keyboard Spill Resistant Yes
Software
Operating System Architecture 64 Bit
Operating System Name Microsoft Windows
Operating System Version Windows 10 Pro
Battery
Battery Life 13 hours
Security
Cable Lock Slot Yes
Fingerprint Reader Yes
Weight & Dimensions
Dimesnsions - Depth 24.2 cm
Dimesnsions - Height 1.9 cm
Dimesnsions - Width 32.9 cm
Weight 1.75 kg
Certifications & Compliance
Energy Star Certified Yes
RoHS Compliance 1