The Lenovo ThinkPad T480 is a 14-inch business laptop. This product is not the thinnest or lightest product in the T series although the T series product becomes lighter and thinner. This laptop weighs 1.63kg, and its thickness is approximately 20mm, which is lighter and thinner than its predecessor. The laptop only provides black variant, and it is priced starting at $1050. In fact, this laptop’s price is relatively lower than other ThinkPad product.
One of this laptop’s selling points is the hardware can be upgraded easily. The T480 comes with removable battery on the back, and it adopts Lenovo’s dual-battery design, which can help the laptop to expand its battery life. This laptop boasts of two memory chips, which is rare to be seen in 14-inch laptops. Besides, it provides the M.2 SSD slot and the HDD slot. In this way, it is more convenient to upgrade this laptop’s hardware.
The other highlight is the laptop’s abundant port layout. As a 14-inch lightweight laptop, the T480 has rich ports. It provides an SD card slot, an Ethernet interface, a full-size HDMI, two USB 3.0 ports, a port for Lenovo adapter and two USB C ports (one supports Thunderbolt 3 and the other supports charging).
The laptop features screen with three resolution options: 1366x 868pixels, 1920x1080pixels and 2560x 1440pixels. The IPS screen with the resolution of 1920 pixels by 1080 pixels provides two variants: one support touch function while the other doesn’t support. And this 1920x1080 IPS screen’s SRGB color gamut covers 65%, its Adobe RGB color gamut covers 49% and its brightness is 246nit. As for the 2560x 1440 screen, its SRGB color gamut covers 100%, and its Adobe RGB color gamut covers 75%.
The ThinkPad T480 also features 720P HD camera, which can protect the user from being watched. The laptop comes with SD which supports DTPM 2.0 technology. With 720P HD camera, SD and fingerprint module, the laptop can bring high security. Besides, the ThinkPad T480 has good craftsmanship and supports shock-proof function.