Lenovo ThinkPad T580 i5 15.6 inch IPS SSD Black

MPN: 20L90021GE  |  EAN: 0192330056137  |  Model: ThinkPad T580

Price Information

£1,688.15

as at 16 Sep 19 | 1:15 AM CET

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Choosist's Ratings

Lenovo ThinkPad T580 i5 15.6 inch IPS SSD Black - 20L90021GE Performance, Usage and Feature Ratings
Use Rating
Amateur Photo Editing
Just Right
College (Students)
Just Right
Watching Movies
Just Right
Basic Video Editing
Just Right
Simple Music Editing
Just Right
Pro Music Production
Just Right
Bookkeeping
Just Right
Front-end Development
Just Right
Social Media
Outstanding
Browsing
Outstanding
Documents
Just Right
Email
Outstanding
Use Around the Office
Outstanding
Use At the Client's
Outstanding
Short Journeys
Outstanding
Long Journeys
Outstanding
Use in Public Places
Outstanding
Carrying All the Time
Just Right
Carrying Occasionally
Very Good
Working in Low Light
Outstanding
Presentations
Outstanding
Working with Numbers
Outstanding
Cool Look
Outstanding
Regular Look
Outstanding
Business Look
Outstanding
Outstanding
Serious Multitasking
Just Right
Windows
Outstanding
15 Inches
Outstanding

Great for photo editing

Resolution of up to 1920 x 1080 pixels means you can work in greater detail

Running editing programs such as photoshop is possible due to the inclusion of 8 GB of RAM and the 4 cores-core processor.

Even more, you can render your image and design work with ease as this laptops comes with a robust graphics card with a strong 3Dmark benchmark score of 3569.5.

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

The Memory card reader makes loading images from you camera straightforward.

Gaming

Click, shoot, scroll, or type, the ThinkPad T580 is more than capable of running light games that don’t require high end hardware. And at £1,688.15, this laptop won’t break the bank either.

It's good for academic research

As a student or researcher, the ThinkPad T580 provides a good balance of portability and performance. With b/g/n/ac WiFi support, you can easily roam between networks in libraries, offices and labs. This laptop gives you the tools you need to research and write outstanding papers.

All about the Films!

With a high resolution Advanced screen the excellent ThinkPad T580 was built to allow you enjoy movies, serials and animation. And with a HDMI port, you can connect the laptop to your TV or projector for an even more cinematic experience.

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 8 GB, the multi-core processor and the NVIDIA GeForce MX150 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

The ThinkPad T580 provides a great playground to create homemade tracks, mixes and audio effects. It offers ample storage for your music files with a total capacity of 512 GB. Also, the Intel Core i5-8250U processor gives sufficient power for converting your work into various music file formats.

Its all about the Beats

Since you're all about the music, this laptop will make a great side-kick to you music production gear. It's multi-core processor gives you the necessary muscle to rip, encode or convert your audio craft without having to wait forever. Also, it's on-board audio chip and high resolution screen (1920 x 1080 pixels) offer a competent and mobile deputy to your existing tools and setup.

Book keeping

Capable of running spreadsheets or dedicated accounts software, the ThinkPad T580 is perfect for keeping finances in check. And with a 1 you’ll find it even easier to enter and update figures.

Can handle UI Dev & Design work

With a 7577 CPU and 8 GB of RAM, the ThinkPad T580 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.

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 T580 packs a decent Intel Core i5-8250U processor and 8 GB RAM so this is machine that will last.

The ThinkPad T580 makes surfing the web easy thanks to a reasonable hardware specification and fast, reliable b/g/n/ac WiFi connectivity.

Sending and receiving email is a relatively lightweight activity that the ThinkPad T580 can comfortably handle. It also comes with of total storage so you never have to delete a message or attachment again.

Social networking is relatively lightweight, so the low power 1.60 GHz processor is ideal. With 27 hours battery life, you can stay connected between charges.

Battery life is fairly decent

Light and powerful, the 27 hours battery life of the ThinkPad T580 allows it to be easily used all around the home for long periods without charging.

The ThinkPad T580 is the perfect size working on the move. With a battery life of 27 hours, this is a machine that slips easily into a bag and goes everywhere with you without worrying too much about the next time you need a charge.

The ThinkPad T580 allows you to stay productive even when you need to pop out for a few hours thanks to its portability and 27 hours battery life.

A long journey doesn’t mean wasted time with the ThinkPad T580 thanks to its massive 27 hours battery life.

If you work in a hot desk environment, portability will be key. The ThinkPad T580 comes with 27 hours battery life so you can move around the office as much as you need.

Get straight to work on site with the ThinkPad T580. A 27 hours battery life means you don’t have to start the day hunting for a free power socket.

Suits your occasional mobility

The ThinkPad T580 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 1.99 kg weight is enough to get the job done.

Great to use on the go!

The ThinkPad T580 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 1.99 kg weight is enough to get the job done.

Working in the dark

The light may be low, but the ThinkPad T580 allows you to work or play around the clock. Make every keystroke count thanks to the 1.

Presentations

When delivering presentations, you need to be sure you can connect to the meeting room projector or screen. The 1 offers several different display ports to make sure everyone can see your slideshow.

Numeric Key Pad

When you spend all day typing, the quality of keyboard makes a big difference. The ThinkPad T580 includes a numeric keypad to simplify the process of entering numbers into spreadsheets. And with a backlit keyboard, you can keep working long after the sun goes down too.

Slick package

It's got clean lines and a premium look, which showcases a refined taste in mobile devices.

Looks like your everyday laptop

It looks simple, capable and doesn't stand out in any particular way.

Looks very professional

The ThinkPad T580 has got the traditional corporate look and will definitely blend in within the enterprise environment.

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Technical Specifications

Lenovo ThinkPad T580 i5 15.6 inch IPS SSD Black - 20L90021GE Technical Specifications
Specification Description
Design
Colour Black
Form Factor Clamshell
Display
Display Brightness 250 cd/m²
Display Contrast Ratio 700:1
Display HD Type FHD
Display Resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels
Display Size 15.6 inches
Display Technology Name IPS
Processor
Processor Architecture 64 Bit
Processor Cores 4 cores
Processor Family Intel Core i5-8xxx
Processor Model Intel Core i5-8250U
Processor Speed 1.60 GHz
Processor Threads 8
Memory
RAM Size 8 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 - Dedicated NVIDIA GeForce MX150
Graphics Card Model - Integrated Intel UHD Graphics 620
Graphics Card Type Dedicated
Audio
Sound System Dolby Audio Premium
Networking
Network 3G (UMTS) Yes
Network 4G Yes
Network Bluetooth Type 4.2
Network Wired Type 10/100/1000 Mbps
Network Wireless Type b/g/n/ac
Ports & Interfaces
Docking Port 1
HDMI Port 1
HDMI Version 1.4b
Memory Card Reader 1
Microphone 1
Thunderbolt 3 USB Type-C Port Ports 1
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-C Ports 1
USB 3.0/3.1 (Gen 1) Type-A Ports 2
USB Sleep-and-Charge Ports 1
Camera
Camera 1
Camera Resolution 1280 x 720 pixels
Keyboard
Keyboard Back-lit Yes
Keyboard Num-Pad 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 27 hours
Security
Cable Lock Slot Yes
Cable Lock Slot Type Kensington
Fingerprint Reader Yes
Weight & Dimensions
Dimesnsions - Depth 25.28 cm
Dimesnsions - Height (front) 2 cm
Dimesnsions - Height (rear) 2.02 cm
Dimesnsions - Width 36.58 cm
Weight 1.99 kg
Certifications & Compliance
Certifications MIL-STD-810G
Energy Star Certified Yes
EPEAT Compliance Gold
RoHS Compliance 1