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Lenovo ThinkPad L470

Lenovo ThinkPad L470
alaScore 96

9 reviews

Dec, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 9 reviews of Lenovo ThinkPad L470. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Lenovo ThinkPad L470 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 96/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by: Benjamin Herzig (notebookcheck.net)

Lenovo ThinkPad L470 (i5-7200U, FHD-IPS) Laptop Review

 

Gray mouse with legacy features. In Lenovo's wide lineup of 14-inch ThinkPads, the L470 finds its place in the lower midfield: below the T series, but above the E series. Why the low-priced business notebook is highly recommended and which advantages...

matte Full HD IPS screen ; replaceable battery with good battery runtimes ; conformable touchpad and keyboard ; VGA port and a docking station port ; robust plastic case

no USB Type-C ; annoying coil whine ; GPU throttling on battery power ; poor color space coverage ; only one year of warranty out of the box

With the L470, Lenovo delivers a budget-oriented ThinkPad that, above all, should be interesting for students and firms. The price/performance winner: With a low price and legacy features, such as a VGA port, and a replaceable battery, the L470 is an...

Nov, 2017

Expert review by: Cortney Moore (laptopmag.com)

Lenovo ThinkPad L470 Review

 

Built for business use without the high price tag, Lenovo's ThinkPad L470 is a durable 14-inch laptop that can go the distance. Starting at $615 ($847.20 as configured), this system is slightly less expensive than Lenovo's ThinkPad T470 , our favorite...

Durable build quality; Great keyboard; Solid performance; Long battery life; Loud audio

Low-res and dim display; No USB-C; Poor webcam

With a best-in-class keyboard, durable build and long battery life, the ThinkPad L470 is a very good choice for business users.

Aug, 2017

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio chip:Realtek ALC3268
Built-in Microphone: Yes
Number of built-in speakers:2
Speaker Power:1

Battery

Battery Capacity:48
Battery capacity (Watt hours):48
Battery life (max):12 / 8.68
Battery Technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Number of battery cells:6

Camera

Front camera:Y
Front camera resolution:1280 x 720
Front camera resolution (numeric):1
Front camera signal format:720p

Certificates

Certification:MIL-STD-810G
Energy Star certified:Y / Yes
EPEAT compliance:Gold
RoHS compliance:Y / Yes

Design

Color of product:Black
Form Factor:Clamshell
Housing material:Acrylonitrile butadiene styrene (ABS), Polycarbonate
Intel segment tagging:Home office, Small Business
Product type:Notebook

Display

3D:N
3D compatibility: No
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Contrast ratio (typical):500:1 / 700:1
Display brightness:250
Display Diagonal:14
Display Resolution:1366 x 768 / 1920 x 1080
Display surface:Matt
HD type:Full HD / HD
LED backlight: Yes
Panel type:IPS
Touch screen: No
Touchscreen:N

Energy Management

AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240
AC adapter power:45

Graphics

Discrete graphics adapter:N / Y
Discrete graphics adapter memory:2
Discrete graphics adapter model:AMD Radeon R5 M430 / Not available
Maximum on-board graphics adapter memory:32
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):3
On-board graphics adapter: Yes
On-board graphics adapter base frequency:300
On-board graphics adapter DirectX version:12.0
On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max):1000 / 1050 / 1100
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x5916
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel HD Graphics 620
On-board graphics adapter OpenGL version:4.4

Keyboard

Full-size keyboard: Yes
Keyboard backlit:N
Numeric keypad: No
Pointing device:ThinkPad UltraNav / Touchpad
Spill resistant keyboard:Y / Yes
Windows keys: Yes

Memory

Internal memory:4 / 8
Internal memory type:DDR4-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:32
Maximum internal memory (64-bit):32
Memory clock speed:2133 / 2400
Memory form factor:SO-DIMM
Memory layout:1 x 8
Memory layout (slots x size):1 x 8
Memory slots:2x SO-DIMM

Networking

3G:N / No
4G:N / Y
4G standard:LTE
Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth version:4.0 / 4.1 / 4.2
Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100,1000
SIM card support: Yes
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11ac, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n / IEEE 802.11a,IEEE 802.11ac,IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n / IEEE 802.11ac
WWAN: Yes

Optical Drive

LightScribe: No
Optical Drive Type: No

Packaging Data

AC adapter bundled: Yes
AC adapter included:Y
Manual: Yes
Power cord included: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Combo headphone/mic port: Yes
DC-in jack: Yes
Docking connector: Yes
DVI port: No
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
Mini DisplayPort quantity:1
Mini DisplayPorts quantity:1
SmartCard slot:Y / Yes
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:3
USB Sleep-and-Charge:Y
USB Sleep-and-Charge ports:1
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1

Power

AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240
AC adapter power:45

Processor

Bus type:Opi
Configurable TDP-down frequency:800
Conflict Free processor:Y
ECC supported by processor:N
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:12
PCI Express configurations:1x2+2x1, 1x4, 2x2, 4x1 / 1x2+2x1,1x4,2x2,4x1
PCI Express slots version:3.0
Processor:i3-7100U / i5-7200U / i5-7300U / i7-7500U
Processor boost frequency:3.1 / 3.10 / 3.5 / 3.50
Processor cache:3 / 4
Processor cache type:Smart Cache
Processor codename:Kaby Lake
Processor cores:2
Processor family:Intel Core i3-7xxx / Intel Core i5-7xxx / Intel Core i7-7xxx
Processor frequency:2.4 / 2.40 / 2.5 / 2.50 / 2.6 / 2.70
Processor lithography:14
Processor model:i3-7100U / i5-7200U / i5-7300U / i7-7500U
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor series:Intel Core i5-700 Desktop series
Processor socket:BGA1356
Processor threads:4
Stepping:H0
System bus data transfer rate:4
System bus rate:4
Thermal Design Power (TDP):15
Tjunction:100

Processor special features

CPU configuration (max):1
Embedded options available:No / Yes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology: Yes
Execute Disable Bit: Yes
Graphics & IMC lithography:14
Idle States: Yes
Intel 64:Y
Intel AES New Instructions: Yes
Intel Clear Video HD Technology: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology:Y
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID: Yes
Intel Enhanced Halt State: Yes
Intel Flex Memory Access: Yes
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology: Yes
Intel My WiFi Technology: Yes
Intel Software Guard Extensions (Intel SGX):Y
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP):N / Y
Intel Trusted Execution Technology:No / Yes
Intel TSX-NI:N / Y
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):Y
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):Y
Intel vPro Technology: No
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT): Yes
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology: Yes
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):Y
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):Y
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID):Y
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):Y
Intel® Insider™:Y / Yes
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:Y / Yes
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):Y
Intel® OS Guard:Y
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology:Y / Yes
Intel® Secure Key:Y
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA):Y
Intel® Smart Response Technology:Y / Yes
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology:2.0 / N / No
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N / Y
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):Y
InTru™ 3D Technology: Yes
Processor ARK ID:95442 / 95443 / 95451 / 97472
Processor code:SR2ZU / SR2ZV / SR2ZW / SR340
Processor package size:42 x 24
Supported instruction sets:AVX 2.0, SSE4.1, SSE4.2 / AVX 2.0, SSE4.2 / AVX 2.0,SSE4.1,SSE4.2 / AVX 2.0,SSE4.2
Thermal Monitoring Technologies:Y / Yes

Security

Cable lock slot:Y / Yes
Fingerprint reader: Yes
Password protection:HDD, Power on, Supervisor / Y
Password protection type:HDD, Power on, Supervisor
Trusted Platform Module (TPM): Yes

Software

Drivers included: Yes
Operating system architecture:64-bit
Operating system installed:No / Windows 10 Pro

Storage

Card reader integrated: Yes
Compatible memory cards:MMC, SD, SDHC, SDXC / MMC,SD,SDHC,SDXC / SD, SDHC, SDXC
Hard disk rotational speed:5400 / 7200
Hard Drive Capacity:1000 / 500
Hard Drive Interface:SATA III
Hard Drive Size:2.5
Hard drive speed:5400 / 7200
Host interface:SATA III
Number of hard drives installed:1
Number of SSDs installed:1
Solid-state drive capacity:256
Solid-state drive interface:Serial ATA III
Solid-state drive interfaces:Serial ATA III
Storage media:HDD / SSD
Total Storage Capacity:1000 / 256 / 500

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:9.25
Height:0.941
Weight:4.12 / 4.23 / 4.45
Width:13.3