• CPU: Intel Core i7-8565U
  • GPU: Intel UHD Graphics 620
  • Display: 14.0”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS
  • Storage: 1000GB SSD
  • RAM: 16GB DDR4
  • Weight: 1.52 kg (3.4 lbs)

Pros

  • Industrial build quality
  • The display doesn't use PWM to adjust its brightness levels (LG Display LP140WF3-SPD2)
  • Pleasant spill-resistant keyboard with long travel and clicky feedback
  • Great I/O selection
  • Supports Thunderbolt
  • Charges with USB Type-C

Cons

  • Warms up under heavy load
  • Its display covers only 52% of sRGB (LG Display LP140WF3-SPD2)
  • Micro SD instead of a full-sized SD card reader

Lenovo ThinkPad T490 - Specs

CPU Performance #91
  • Intel Core i5-10310U 42.7%
  • Intel Core i7-10510U 3549.4%
  • Intel Core i7-8565U
  • Intel Core i5-8265U 4.3%
  • Intel Core i5-1035G1 8.1%
  • Intel Core i5-1035G4 6.6%
GPU Performance #240
  • AMD Radeon RX Vega 3 0.4%
  • Intel UHD Graphics 630 0.3%
  • Intel UHD Graphics 620
  • Intel UHD Graphics 615 1.3%
  • Intel HD Graphics 620 0.9%
Display
14.0”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS
panel 1
LG LP140WF3-SPD2
Color accuracy 5.5 -> 3.9
HDD/SSD
1TB SSD
M.2 Slot
1x 2280 M.2 NVMe slot
RAM
16GB DDR4
OS
Windows 10 Pro
Battery
50Wh, 3-cell
Body Material
Plastic / Polycarbonate, Glass Fiber
Dimensions
329 x 227 x 17.9 mm (12.95" x 8.94" x 0.70")
Weight
1.52 kg (3.4 lbs)
Ports and connectivity
  • 1x USB Type-C 3.2 Gen 2 (10 Gbps), Thunderbolt 3, Power Delivery (PD), DisplayPort, HDMI
  • 1x USB Type-C 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps), Power Delivery (PD), DisplayPort
  • 1x USB Type-A 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps), Sleep and Charge
  • 1x USB Type-A 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps)
  • HDMI 1.4b
  • Card Reader microSD
  • Ethernet LAN
  • Wi-Fi 802.11ac
  • Bluetooth 5.0
  • Audio jack combo audio / microphone jack
Features
  • Fingerprint reader
  • Web camera HD
  • Microphone
  • Speakers 2x 2W
  • Optical drive
  • Security Lock slot
  • Gifts Dockztorm USB Hub
  • Gifts Microsoft 365 Personal

 

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DISPLAY: 14.0-inch, 1920x1080, IPS

Name LG LP140WF3-SPD2
Diagonal 14.0"
Pixel density 157.35 ppi
Brightness 275 cd/m2
sRGB 52%
PWM frequency No PWM (Flicker-Free)
Panel Type IPS
Resolution 1920x1080
Becomes "Retina" from 22 inches (56 cm)
Contrast 1010:1
dE Color Checker 5.5 3.9
PWM Rating 10.0: (safe)

 

Lenovo ThinkPad T490 in-depth review

While all of the manufacturers are rushing to innovate, changing the design philosophy of their laptops every year, there is one brand that stays true to its legacy. Even though the ThinkPads, in general, have become thinner and lighter with the passage of time, they still look pretty much the same as the original IBM models. Take a look at the ThinkPad T490 for example. It still features the U-shaped keys. It still has all of the security features of a premium ThinkPad and, of course, it still[...]

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CPU Performance: Intel Core i7-8565U

Results are from the Cinebench 15 CPU test (the higher the score, the better)
price
688.00-19.5%
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Results are from our Photoshop benchmark test (the lower the score, the better)
price
8.74-15.7%
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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)
$2028.00-50%
price
1234.00-9.4%
performance
1265.00-7.1%
1023.00-24.9%
Results are for the Unigine Heaven 4.0 benchmark (the higher the score, the better)
$2028.00-50%
price
229.00-21%
performance
408.00+40.7%
Results are for the Unigine Superposition benchmark (the higher the score, the better)
$2028.00-50%
price
178.00-37.1%
performance
6353.00+2144.9%
Results are for the Unigine Heaven 3.0 benchmark (the higher the score, the better)
$2028.00-50%
price
315.00-18%
performance
333.00-13.3%
564.00+46.9%

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