• CPU: Intel Core i5-8265U
  • GPU: Intel UHD Graphics 620
  • Display: 15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS
  • Storage: 256GB SSD
  • RAM: 8GB (1x 8192MB) - DDR4, 2666MHz
  • Weight: 2.00 kg (4.4 lbs)

Pros

  • Reasonable price
  • Pleasant spill-resistant keyboard with long travel and clicky feedback
  • Broad I/O connectivity
  • Great battery life
  • Charges with USB Type-C
  • Doesn't use aggressive PWM to adjust its brightness (N156HCE-EAA (LEN40BA))

Cons

  • M.2 slot sits inside the 2.5-inch tray
  • Plastic body
  • No Thunderbolt support
  • Covers only 54% of sRGB (N156HCE-EAA (LEN40BA))

Lenovo ThinkPad L590 - Specs

CPU Performance #88
  • AMD Ryzen 5 3500U 4.1%
  • Intel Core i5-10310U 38.4%
  • Intel Core i5-8265U
  • Intel Core i5-1035G1 3.8%
  • Intel Core i5-1035G4 2.3%
  • Intel Core i7-8650U 2.2%
GPU Performance #238
  • Intel UHD Graphics 630 0.3%
  • Intel UHD Graphics 0.5%
  • Intel UHD Graphics 620
  • Intel UHD Graphics 615 1.3%
  • Intel HD Graphics 620 0.9%
Display
15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS
panel 1
Innolux N156HCE-EAA (LEN40BA)
Color accuracy 4.7 -> 3.4
HDD/SSD
256GB SSD
M.2 Slot
1x 2280 PCIe NVMe 3.0 x4 See photo
RAM
8GB (1x 8192MB) - DDR4, 2666MHz
OS
Windows 10 Pro
Battery
45Wh, 3-cell
Body Material
Plastic / Polycarbonate
Dimensions
376.5 x 254.5 x 23 mm (14.82" x 10.02" x 0.91")
Weight
2.00 kg (4.4 lbs)
Ports and connectivity
  • 2x USB Type-A 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps)
  • 1x USB Type-C 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps), Power Delivery (PD), DisplayPort
  • 1x USB Type-C 3.2 Gen 2 (10 Gbps), Power Delivery (PD), DisplayPort
  • HDMI 1.4b
  • Wi-Fi 802.11ac
  • Bluetooth 5.0
  • Audio jack 3.5 mm combo
  • Nano-Sim Card Slot
  • Docking Connector
Features
  • Web camera HD
  • Backlit keyboard
  • Microphone Dual-Array Microphone
  • Speakers 2x 2W
  • Optical drive
  • Security Lock slot

 

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DISPLAY: 15.6-inch, 1920x1080, IPS

Name Innolux N156HCE-EAA (LEN40BA)
Diagonal 15.6"
Pixel density 141.21 ppi
Brightness 264 cd/m2
sRGB 54%
PWM frequency 25000 Hz
Panel Type IPS
Resolution 1920x1080
Becomes "Retina" from 24 inches (62 cm)
Contrast 1430:1
dE Color Checker 4.7 3.4
PWM Rating 9.7: (safe)
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Interestingly, Lenovo is not trying to sell the ThinkPad L590 to the average user like you and me. It is more accurate to say that they seek corporations and large IT companies to accommodate their new laptops. When you think about it - it makes a perfect sense. First, the notebook is very cost-efficient. Add to that the whole business nature of the ThinkPads, pretty capable hardware, which spreads out to the vPro version of Intel's ULV processors and even an optional dedicated AMD Radeon 535. [...]

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CPU Performance: Intel Core i5-8265U

Results are from the Cinebench 15 CPU test (the higher the score, the better)
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GPU Performance: Intel UHD Graphics 620

Results are for the 3DMark: Fire Strike (Graphics) benchmark (the higher the score, the better)
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price
1265.00-7.1%
performance
1581.00+16.1%
1023.00-24.9%
Results are for the Unigine Heaven 4.0 benchmark (the higher the score, the better)
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264.00-9%
performance
306.00+5.5%
408.00+40.7%
Results are for the Unigine Superposition benchmark (the higher the score, the better)
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276.00-2.5%
performance
291.00+2.8%
6353.00+2144.9%
Results are for the Unigine Heaven 3.0 benchmark (the higher the score, the better)
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333.00-13.3%
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402.00+4.7%
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