•  Date Published: 10 Nov 2020
  • Intel Core i7-10850H
  • NVIDIA Quadro P620 (4GB GDDR5)
  • 15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS
  • 512GB SSD
  • 32GB DDR4, 3200 MHz
  • 2.07 kg (4.6 lbs)


  • Great upgradability plus ECC and RAID support
  • ThinkShield Security Suite
  • HDR 400 and Dolby Vision support
  • Lack of PWM (LG LGD064C)
  • Covers only 99% of the sRGB color gamut and 98% of the Adobe RGB gamut(LG LGD064C)
  • Industrial look and rigid structure
  • Great input devices
  • Thunderbolt 3, great I/O and optional IR face recognition and fingerprint reader


  • Cooling is not very efficient
  • Mediocre battery life with the 4K panel
  • The Quadro P620 feels outdated in 2021


  • 512GB SSD
  • RAM
  • 32GB DDR4, 3200 MHz
  • OS
  • Windows 10 Pro
  • Body Material
  • Plastic / Polycarbonate
  • Dimensions
  • 366.5 x 250 x 22.7 mm (14.43" x 9.84" x 0.89")
  • Weight
  • 2.07 kg (4.6 lbs)
  • Ports and connectivity
  • 1x USB Type-A
  • 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps)
  • 1x USB Type-A
  • 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps), Sleep and Charge
  • 1x USB Type-C
  • 3.2 Gen 2 (10 Gbps), Thunderbolt 3, Power Delivery (PD), DisplayPort
  • HDMI
  • 2.0
  • Card Reader
  • SD
  • Ethernet LAN
  • 10, 100, 1000 Mbit/s
  • Wi-Fi
  • 802.11ax
  • Bluetooth
  • 5.0
  • Audio jack
  • 3.5 Combo Jack
  • Features
  • Fingerprint reader
  • Web camera
  • HD
  • Backlit keyboard
  • Microphone
  • Dual Array Near-Field Microphone
  • Speakers
  • Stereo Speakers by Dolby Audio
  • Optical drive
  • Security Lock slot

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Disassembly, maintenance and upgrade options

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