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Lenovo ThinkPad L470

Lenovo ThinkPad L470
alaScore 91

12 reviews

Sep, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 12 reviews of Lenovo ThinkPad L470. The average rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 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 L470 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 91/100 = Excellent quality.

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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

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

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio chip:Realtek ALC3268
Built-In Microphone:Y
Built-in subwoofer:N
Number of built-in speakers:2
Speaker power:1

Battery

Battery Capacity:48
Battery capacity (Watt hours):23.2 / 24 / 47 / 48 / 72
Battery life (max):12 / 14.48 / 7.24 / 8.68
Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Number of battery cells:3 / 6

Camera

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

Certificates

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

Design

Colour name:Black
Colour of product:Black
Form factor:Clamshell
Housing material:Acrylonitrile butadiene styrene (ABS), Polycarbonate
Intel segment tagging:Home Office, Small Business
Market positioning:Business
Product Type:Notebook

Display

3D:N
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Contrast ratio (typical):500:1 / 700:1
Display brightness:220 / 250
Display diagonal:35.6
Display Resolution:1366 x 768 / 1920 x 1080
Display Surface:Matt
HD type:Full HD / HD
LED Backlight:Y
Panel Type:IPS
Screen shape:Flat
Touchscreen:N

Graphics

Discrete graphics adapter:N / Y
Discrete graphics adapter memory:2 / 3
Discrete graphics adapter model:AMD Radeon R5 M430 / Not available
Graphics adapter Open GL support:Y
Maximum on-board graphics adapter memory:1.74 / 32
Number of discrete graphics adapters installed:1
Number of discrete graphics adapters supported:1
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):3
On-board graphics adapter:Y
On-board graphics adapter 4K support:Y
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 / 1150 / 900
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x5906 / 0x5916 / 1916
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel HD Graphics 610 / Intel HD Graphics 620 / Intel® HD Graphics 520
On-board graphics adapter OpenGL version:4.4

Keyboard

Full-size keyboard:Y
Island-style keyboard:Y
Keyboard backlit:N
Keyboard language:UK English
Keyboard layout:QWERTZ
Numeric keypad:N
Pointing device:ThinkPad UltraNav / Touchpad
Spill resistant keyboard:Y
Windows keys:Y

Memory

Internal Memory:16 / 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 (slots x size):1 x 16 / 1 x 4 / 1 x 8 / 2 x 4 / 2 x 8
Memory slots:2x SO-DIMM

Networking

3G:N / Y
4G:N / Y
4G standard:LTE
Bluetooth:Y
Bluetooth version:4.0 / 4.1 / 4.2
Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100,1000
SIM card support:N / Y
Top Wi-Fi standard:IEEE 802.11ac
Wi-Fi:Y
Wi-Fi data rate (max):867
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
WLAN controller model:Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 8265
WWAN:Y

Optical Drive

LightScribe:N
Optical Drive Type:N

Packaging Content

AC adapter included:Y
Manual:Y
Power cord included:Y
Quick start guide:Y

Packaging Data

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

Ports & interfaces

Combo headphone/mic port:Y
DC-in jack:Y
Docking connector:Y
DVI port:N
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Microphone in:N
Mini DisplayPorts quantity:1
SmartCard slot:Y
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 / 65

Processor

Bus type:OPI / QPI
Configurable TDP-down frequency:800
Conflict Free processor:Y
ECC supported by processor:N
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:10 / 12
Motherboard chipset:Intel SoC
PCI Express configurations:1x2+2x1, 1x4, 2x2, 4x1 / 1x2+2x1,1x4,2x2,4x1 / 1x2,1x4,2x2,2x1,4x1 / 1x4,4x1
PCI Express slots version:2.0 / 3.0
Processor boost frequency:2.8 / 3 / 3.1 / 3.10 / 3.5 / 3.50 / 3.9
Processor cache:2 / 3 / 4
Processor cache type:Smart Cache
Processor codename:Kaby Lake / Skylake
Processor Cores:2
Processor family:6th gen Intel® Core™ i5 / 7th gen Intel® Core™ i3 / 7th gen Intel® Core™ i5 / 7th gen Intel® Core™ i7 / Intel Core i3-7xxx / Intel Core i5-7xxx / Intel Core i7-7xxx / Intel® Celeron®
Processor frequency:2.20 / 2.3 / 2.4 / 2.40 / 2.5 / 2.50 / 2.6 / 2.60 / 2.7 / 2.70 / 2.8
Processor lithography:14
Processor Model:3965U / i3-7100U / I5-6200U / I5-6300U / i5-7200U / i5-7300U / i7-7500U / i7-7600U
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor Series:Intel Core i5-6200 series / Intel Core i5-700 Desktop series / Intel Core i5-7300 Mobile Series / Intel Core i7-7600 Mobile Series / Intel® Core™ i5-6300 Mobile Series
Processor Socket:BGA 1356 / BGA1356 / LGA 1356 (Socket B2)
Processor threads:2 / 4
Stepping:D1 / H0
System bus rate:4
Thermal Design Power (TDP):15
Tjunction:100

Processor special features

Conflict Free processor:Y
CPU configuration (max):1
Embedded options available:N / Y
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology:Y
Execute Disable Bit:Y
Graphics & IMC lithography:14
Idle States:Y
Intel 64:Y
Intel Clear Video Technology:Y
Intel Enhanced Halt State:Y
Intel Flex Memory Access:Y
Intel Secure Key Technology version:1.00
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) version:1.00
Intel Smart Response Technology version:1.00
Intel Software Guard Extensions (Intel SGX):1 / Y
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP):N / Y
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) version:0.00 / 1.00
Intel Trusted Execution Technology:N / Y
Intel TSX-NI:N / Y
Intel TSX-NI version:1.00
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):Y
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):Y
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT):Y
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):N / Y
Intel® Insider™:Y
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:Y
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):Y
Intel® OS Guard:Y
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology:Y
Intel® Secure Key:Y
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA):Y
Intel® Smart Cache:Y
Intel® Smart Response Technology:Y
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology:2.0 / N
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N / Y
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):Y
InTru™ 3D Technology:Y
Processor ARK ID:88190 / 88193 / 95442 / 95443 / 95451 / 96506 / 97466 / 97472
Processor code:SR2EY / SR2F0 / SR2ZU / SR2ZV / SR2ZW / SR33Z / SR340 / SR34A
Processor package size:42 / 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 / SSE4.1,SSE4.2 / SSE4.1,SSE4.2,AVX 2.0
Thermal Monitoring Technologies:Y

Security

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

Software

Bundled software:Lenovo Solution Center\nLenovo PowerEngage\nThinkVantage Product Recovery\nThinkVantage System Update\nAdobe Reader
Drivers included:Y
Operating System Architecture:64-bit
Operating system installed:FreeDOS / N / Windows 10 / WINDOWS 10 HOME / WINDOWS 10 PRO / Windows 7 Professional
Recovery operating system:WINDOWS 10 PRO
Trial software:McAfee LiveSafe, Microsoft Office / Microsoft Office

Storage

Card reader integrated:Y
Compatible memory cards:MMC, SD, SDHC, SDXC / MMC,SD,SDHC,SDXC / SD, SDHC, SDXC
Hard Drive Capacity:1000 / 500
Hard Drive Interface:SATA / SATA III
Hard Drive Size:2.5
Hard drive speed:5400 / 7200
Number of Hard Drives Installed:1
Number of SSDs installed:1
Solid-state drive capacity:128 / 180 / 256 / 512
Solid-state drive interface:PCI Express / Serial ATA III
SSD form factor:M.2
Storage Media:HDD / SSD
Total Storage Capacity:1000 / 128 / 180 / 256 / 500 / 512

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:235
Height :23.9
Weight:1.87 / 1.92 / 2.02 / 2.03
Width:339