Lenovo ThinkPad T480 i7 14 inch IPS SSD Black

MPN: 20L5000UUS  |  EAN: 0192330093224  |  Model: ThinkPad T480

Price Information

$1,229.08

as at 25 Sep 19 | 12:07 AM CET

$1,529.99

as at 15 Apr 19 | 7:00 AM CET

$1,834.99

as at 28 Mar 19 | 2:47 PM CET

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Choosist's Ratings

Lenovo ThinkPad T480 i7 14 inch IPS SSD Black - 20L5000UUS Performance, Usage and Feature Ratings
Use Rating
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
Documents
Just Right
Email
Outstanding
Social Media
Outstanding
Browsing
Outstanding
Use in Public Places
Outstanding
Short Journeys
Outstanding
Long Journeys
Outstanding
Use Around the Office
Outstanding
Use At the Client's
Outstanding
Carrying All the Time
Very Good
Carrying Occasionally
Very Good
Working in Low Light
Outstanding
Presentations
Outstanding
Regular Look
Outstanding
Business Look
Outstanding
Serious Multitasking
Just Right
Windows
Outstanding
13 to 14 Inches
Outstanding
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 1124 .

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.

It's good for academic research

As a student or researcher, the ThinkPad T480 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!

High quality video on your ThinkPad T480'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 8 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

Developing your own tunes and mixes is important to you, so we've recommended a laptop that has got an advanced audio system on-board with HD sound capabilities.

The presence of a 4 cores core process will help speed up music format conversions or codec-based compression.

Its all about the Beats

With its wide selection of ports the ThinkPad T480 sits at the heart of your music production workflow. And with a total storage capacity of 256 GB hard drive, you’ve got plenty of space to store work in progress

Book keeping

Managing finances has never been simpler. The ThinkPad T480 has enough processing power to manage even the largest spreadsheets. And the inclusion of a makes typing and updating numbers even easier.

Can handle UI Dev & Design work

With a 7947 CPU and 8 GB of RAM, the ThinkPad T480 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

Spreadsheets, presentations and documents, don't need much, but your Intel Core i7-8550U processor and 8 GB RAM ensures even image laden files won't leave you watching the 'spinning wheel'!

Surf comfortably as all components of your Lenovo will easily handle the web

Email demands very little from a laptop. We've taken this into account.

Facebook, twitter etc require little processing power or screen specification so the ThinkPad T480 will do just fine.

Battery life is fairly decent

With its 14.4 hours battery life, the ThinkPad T480 offers a good amount of freedom while moving from place to place around the house.

The 14.4 hours battery life in the ThinkPad T480 is sufficient for short sessions of use in coffee shops, parks etc.

Lightweight and compact, the ThinkPad T480 boasts 14.4 hours battery life to keep you going while on short trips like the daily commute on the train or subway.

With an impressive run time of approximately 14.4 hours, the ThinkPad T480 will keep you entertained, or working, throughout the duration of your trip.

If you work in a hot desk environment, portability will be key. The ThinkPad T480 comes with 14.4 hours battery life so you can move around the office as much as you need.

Get straight to work on site with the ThinkPad T480. A 14.4 hours battery life means you don’t have to start the day hunting for a free power socket.

Suits your occasional mobility

Not the smallest laptop, but this is a good choice for when you don't want a full-size PC. The ThinkPad T480 works just as well on your lap or a desk.

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 T480 works just as well on your lap or a desk.

Working in the dark

The lights may be low, but that doesn’t mean you can’t work. The ThinkPad T480’s built-in 1 allows you to type accurately – even in the dark

Presentations

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

Looks like your everyday laptop

When you're more concerned about what your laptop does than how it looks, the ThinkPad T480 is a safe bet.

Looks very professional

Traditional and corporate, the ThinkPad T480 will not be out of place in any office, anywhere in the world.

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Product Description

The Lenovo ThinkPad T480 is the ideal laptop for business professionals who are after a machine that raises the bar. Boasting the latest processors and an all-day battery, this ThinkPad has many specs and features to keep you productive. This laptop is backed up with the powerful 8th Gen Intel Core i7 processor to juggle multiple commitments at once, backed by the increased efficiency and speed of DDR4 memory. The amazing features don't stop there, though. You can configure your ThinkPad T480 with an optional touchscreen, meaning more streamlined workflow, but also a more enjoy means of spending your downtime. Plus, with Windows Hello, a touch fingerprint reader and optional IR camera means logging in is no longer a hassle. Besides the laptop's hardware, however, this ThinkPad is also sleek, professionally designed, and all-black with touches of deep red around the touchpad. While the Lenovo ThinkPad T480 can raise eyebrows with its high performance levels, it can also impress with its subtle but elegantly cool appearance.

Technical Specifications

Lenovo ThinkPad T480 i7 14 inch IPS SSD Black - 20L5000UUS 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 14 inches
Display Technology Name IPS
Processor
Processor Architecture 64 Bit
Processor Cores 4 cores
Processor Family Intel Core i7
Processor Model Intel Core i7-8550U
Processor Speed 1.80 GHz
Processor Threads 8
Memory
RAM Size 8 GB
RAM Speed 2400 MHz
RAM Type DDR4-SDRAM
Storage
SSD Capacity 256 GB
Storage Total Capacity 256 GB
Storage Type SSD
Graphics
Graphics Card Model - Integrated Intel UHD Graphics 620
Graphics Card Type Integrated
Audio
Sound System Dolby Audio Premium
Networking
Network Bluetooth Type 4.1
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
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-C 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
Camera Resolution 1280 x 720 pixels
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 14.4 hours
Security
Cable Lock Slot Yes
Fingerprint Reader Yes
Weight & Dimensions
Dimesnsions - Depth 23.25 inches
Dimesnsions - Height 1.99 inches
Dimesnsions - Width 33.6 inches
Weight 3.64 lbs
Certifications & Compliance
Certifications MIL-STD-810G
Energy Star Certified Yes
EPEAT Compliance Gold
RoHS Compliance 1