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Lenovo ThinkPad L480 (14-Inch, 2018) Series

Lenovo ThinkPad L480 (14-Inch, 2018) Series
alaScore 89

11 reviews

Sep, 2020

alaTest has collected and analyzed 11 reviews of Lenovo ThinkPad L480 (14-Inch, 2018) Series. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Lenovo ThinkPad L480 (14-Inch, 2018) Series is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by : Mark Hachman (

Lenovo ThinkPad L480 review: This basic business notebook falls a little short


Lenovo's ThinkPad L480 has the great keyboard and quality build of this classic business brand, but its lower price includes compromises in display quality and performance.

Excellent ThinkPad keyboard ; A wide variety of port options ; Durable construction

Review model lacked a touchscreen ; Audio was muddier than it should be ; Battery life is on the low end

Lenovo’s L480 offers basic competency for business users, and there’s nothing intrinsically wrong with that. But the trade-offs the Lenovo made are tough ones. The screen is mediocre, even before you factor in the lack of touch—and the heavy premium...

Sep, 2018

Expert review by : Laptop Mag (

Lenovo ThinkPad L480


Though the Lenovo ThinkPad L480 is functional as a business laptop, there's virtually nothing remarkable about it to set it above its competition.

Decent battery life; Well-designed keyboard

Subpar display; Bad audio; Mediocre value

Jul, 2018

Expert review by : Sebastian Bade (

Lenovo ThinkPad L480 (i5-8250U, UHD 620, IPS, SSD) Laptop Review


No-Frills! In the convoluted world of office devices, the Lenovo ThinkPad L480 positions itself below the T-Series, but above the more affordable E-Series, all by the same manufacturer. In this review, we shall dive into what sets the L-Series apart...

thin chassis ; stable hinge ; good selection of ports ; quiet during operation ; good touchpad, excellent trackpoint ; fast processor ; acceptable battery life ; quick charging speed ; matte IPS panel ; fast WLAN

low brightness, horrible distribution of brightness ; microSD instead of SD card slot ; only 12 months standard warranty

The Lenovo ThinkPad L480 is the definition of a 14-inch business laptop. In our configuration, the device offers a quick, yet efficient processor. The Intel Core i5-8250U offers enough performance for most office tasks and should be future proof due to...

Mar, 2018

Price comparison for Lenovo ThinkPad L480 (14-Inch, 2018) Series

  Store     Price
Lenovo ThinkPad T480 14" HD Business Laptop (Intel...
Memory: 16GB DDR4 RAM, storage: Toshiba 256B PCIe NVMe 2242 M. 2 SSD (seal is broken for upgrades only...
$948.00 TO SHOP
Lenovo ThinkPad L480 Business Laptop: Core i5-8250U...
8th Generation Intel Core i5-8250U Processor
$998.00 TO SHOP
2019 Lenovo ThinkPad T470 14" IPS Full HD FHD...
RAM 8GB DDR4 RAM Storage 256GB PCIe NVMe M 2 SSD (Everything Lenovo Original)
$785.00 TO SHOP
Lenovo 20LS0002US Thinkpad L480 20LS 14" Notebook...
Keeps IT departments as happy as their users
$1,396.00 TO SHOP
2019 Lenovo ThinkPad T480 14" HD Business Laptop...
Memory: 16GB DDR4 RAM, Storage: Toshiba 512GB PCIe NVMe 2242 M.2 SSD(Boot and RW speed faster than 2.5"...
$999.00 TO SHOP
Lenovo Ideapad 330 15.6" Anti Glared HD Premium...
Memory: 8GB DDR4 RAM , Storage: 256GB SSD (Everything Lenovo Original 2019)
$459.00 TO SHOP
Lenovo ThinkPad L480, Premium 2019 Flagship 14" Full...
【Enough Storage】 : 16GB DDR4 SDRAM Memory, 1TB Hard Disk Drive : deliver fast system response and provides...
$711.00 TO SHOP
Lenovo ThinkPad T470 14" IPS Full HD FHD (1920x1080)...
Memory: 16GB DDR4 RAM , Storage: 512GB M.2 SSD (Seal is broken for upgrades Only, Professional Installation...
$999.00 TO SHOP
2020 Newest Lenovo Thinkpad T490 14" Full HD FHD...
Memory: 16GB DDR4-2400Mhz RAM, Storage: 1TB PCIe SSD, 3-Year Depot Warranty from Lenovo (Sean is broken to...
$1,299.00 TO SHOP
2019 Lenovo Thinkpad T470 14" IPS Full HD FHD...
RAM: 16GB DDR4 RAM; Storage: 256GB PCIe NVMe M. 2 SSD (Seller resealed to upgrade ONLY)
$878.00 TO SHOP

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