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LENOVO ThinkPad L412

alaTest has collected and analyzed 25 reviews of LENOVO ThinkPad L412. The average rating for this product is 3.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Reviews about the screen and performance are on the whole positive. The usability and durability also get good feedback. There are some less positive views about the reliability and battery. The portability and size get mixed opinions.

price, durability, usability, performance, screen

battery, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the LENOVO ThinkPad L412 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 7 user reviews of LENOVO ThinkPad L412 from The average user rating for this product is 3.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops on People really like the screen and durability. The price and usability are also mentioned favorably, but some have doubts about the reliability and design.

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design, reliability

71% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Thinkpad L412 0553 - Intel - Core I5 - 520M - 2.4 Ghz - DDR3 Sdram - Ram: 2 Gb -LENOVO THINKPAD L412 LAPTOP LCD SCREEN 14.0" WXGA HD LED DIODE (SUBSTITUTE REPLACEMENT LCD SCREEN ONLY. NOT A LAPTOP )IBM Lenovo Thinkpad 04w3750 Broadcom Bcm94313hmg2l Wireless Mini Pcie Card

Nov, 2015

Expert review by: J. Simon Leitner (

Review Lenovo Thinkpad L412 Notebook


A Unique Specimen.The L-series is a brand-new addition to the Len

Well-designed Thinkpad work area; User-friendly input devices; Thinvantage software; Display suitable for outdoor use; Low noise and heat emissions; Usable battery life

Small weak spots around case; Positioning of ports around device; Many purchase configurations not yet available in Europe; Basic 12 month warranty; Limited performance

The Intel Core i3-330M and GMA HD Graphics in combination: a bit more power on tap would have been nice.

May, 2010

Expert review by: Sarah Jacobsson Purewal (

Lenovo ThinkPad L412


Lenovo's new L-Series ThinkPads--of which the L412 is one--are attractively priced, business-oriented laptops with a green twist: They're made with up to 30 percent post-consumer waste and shipped in almost 100 percent recycled packaging. The...

Eco-friendly ; Inexpensive

Loud keyboard ; Weak battery life

A decently priced, eco-friendly choice for the budget-minded businessperson or student.

Jun, 2010

Expert review by: LAPTOP Magazine (

Lenovo ThinkPad L412 Review


An inexpensive alternative to the ThinkPad T series, the L412 has more than enough power for students or workers who are looking for the comfort and reliability of a Lenovo system, but desire something more economical. While we wish its battery life...

Good keyboard, Durable, environmentally friendly construction, Accurate touchpad, Loud speakers, Excellent Wi-Fi

Below average battery life, Mediocre video playback

Jun, 2010

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Lenovo ThinkPad L412 Review


Lenovo ThinkPad L412 reviewed by ConsumerSearch, which notes pros and cons, along with reviews and ratings for the Lenovo ThinkPad L412 and comparisons to other Cheap Laptops

Excellent keyboard; Good audio and video quality; Antiglare display; Eco-friendly

Small hard drive; Short battery life

Aug, 2010

Expert review by: lang2009 ( )

Lenovo ThinkPad L412 Review


Lenovo released new L-series laptops as replacement product. Compared with the T series laptops, L series laptops are not in thin body, the performance is not as strong as T series. But the L series is still inherited the ThinkPad comfortable and...

ThinkPad L412 offers 6 or 9 cell battery. In the notebook battery test, open the WiFi to browse the Web with 6 cell battery, L412 lasted 3 hours and 47 minutes. If you want longer battery life, 9-cell battery is available, but the weight of Lenovo L412...

Jun, 2010

Expert review by: Tech Staff (

Lenovo ThinkPad L412 review


A powerful addition to the ThinkPad range with impressive green credentials

Good performance ; Build quality ; Good screen ; Excellent keyboard

Plain design ; Heavy for a ThinkPad

Aug, 2010

Expert review by: Sarah Jacobsson Purewal (

Lenovo ThinkPad L412 review


The professional-looking Lenovo ThinkPad L412 has a decent screen and speakers, and its low starting price makes it an ideal choice for the eco-conscious businessperson.

The Lenovo ThinkPad L412's only real drawback appears to be the keyboard, which is so loud that you should really think twice about toting this laptop to conferences and meetings. Other than that annoyance, however, the L412 delivers- it's quick,...

Jun, 2010

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Lenovo - ThinkPad L412


If you want a laptop with green credentials then the Lenovo ThinkPad L412 is certainly worth a look. It has been produced using up to 30 percent ‘post consumer content' which means recycled materials. It is ...

Oct, 2010

Consumer review by: N/A (

Good price Bad battery


It should be basic to ensure a fresh battery is included or at least provide a disclaimer. Year on battery was June 2010.

Good price

Bad battery

Jul, 2015

Consumer review by: todsmak (

refurber problem, not hardware...


same refurb CoA used to install 64-bit OS, added a 4GB stick of RAM and nice!

Good laptop, good hardware, the one I received was an B+ maybe an A

refurber loaded 32-bit, drivers for video only work on 64-bit OS

May, 2014

Product Specifications


Front Camera: No


Display Surface:Gloss


Processor cache level:L2 / L3