Lenovo launches its first full-fledged AMD powered business laptop the new Lenovo ThinkPad T495. This Professional laptop is the successor to the ThinkPad A485 but identical to the ThinkPad T490.
The Lenovo ThinkPad T495 packs enough captivating feature including, several display options, security features, long lasting battery life and an upgraded ThinkShutter 720p webcam.
The Lenovo ThinkPad T495 offers appealing features and performance at affordable price without compromising the design.
Lenovo Thinkpad T495 Key Specs & Features
- Up to Windows 10 Pro
- Up to 2nd Gen AMD Ryzen™ PRO 7
- 14-inch FHD IPS (1920 x 1080), 14-inch HD TN (1366 x 768)
- Optional Touchscreen Models
- Up to 32GB RAM
- Up to 1TB PCIe SSD and up to 256GB SATA SSD
- Discrete Trusted Platform Module (dTPM) 2.0
- Spill resistant and Backlit Keyboard
- IR camera for Windows Hello
- Match-on-Chip touch fingerprint reader
- 720p HD, ultraslim Web camera
- Dolby Audio
- Up to 12.2 hours Battery Life
In terms of design, the Lenovo ThinkPad T495 perfectly aligns with the Lenovo designs trend of its ThinkPad series. Thatis, it is sleek, slim, and portable.
Similarly, the Lenovo ThinkPad T495 is made of sturdy metal lid and bottom chassis, hence, promising light weight and durability.
The lid house the 14-inch display with finely textured plastic bezels around it. Unlike the sides bezel, the top and bottom bezel are thicker.
The top bezel host the 720p HD web camera which has ThinkShutter privacy lid cover which sits next to the webcam at the top of the device.
Similarly, Lenovo ThinkPad T495 has two hinge constructed of a zinc alloy with powdered-metal technology which held the lid perfectly to the chassis.
Lenovo ThinkPad T495 bottom chassis house the keyboard, touchpad, Trackpad, a Match-on-Chip touch fingerprint reader and other components.
Furthermore, the chassis is thick enough to accommodate two USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C ports, USB 3.1 Gen1 Type-A, on the left side, and HDMI, headphone jack and microSD card reader.
On the right similarly is the Kensington lock, a gigabit RJ-45, ventilation grill, USB 3.1 and a smart card reader.
Lenovo ThinkPad T495 comes with up to four display options. All options however has 14-inch screen size with different panel and display featrures.
The base model flaunts an HD display with TN antiglare display panel and a resolution of 1366 x 768 pixel coupled with 250 nit brightness capacity.
Similarly, the Lenovo ThinkPad T495 remaining three display option comes with a FHD display with IPS panel and a resolution of 1920 x 1080.
However, one of this three options features a touch screen panel with 300 nit brightness capacity.
Likewise, there is an option with Low power panel thatis, you can be prepared for a fast battery draining display. However, it offers 400 nits brightness capacity.
All display options is a promise to captivating display experience worth more than the price of the series.
Processor and Storage
Lenovo’s 14-inch ThinkPad T495 is a typical office notebook with capable processor to boost performance.
On the inside, the Lenovo ThinkPad T495 is powered by a AMD Ryzen 5 Pro 3500U processor with four cores, eight threads, and frequency from 2.1 GHz to 3.7 with auto-boost.
Similarly, the Graphics are powered by AMD Radeon Vega Integrated Graphics for better gaming experience.
To boost the performance Lenovo Thinkpad T495 support up to 32GB RAM and storage which can be configured Up to 1TB PCIe SSD and up to 256GB SATA SSD.
Furthermore, Lenovo ThinkPad T495 run on Windows 10 Pro operating system out-of-the-box. Therefore, offering smooth user experience and better interface.
The ThinkPad T495 is equipped with a 50Wh battery pack. This 3 Cell Li-Polymer Internal Battery supply up to 12.2 hours of uninterrupted usage at a charge.
Similarly, Lenovo Thinkpad T495 battery comes with a “Rapid Charge technology” with 65W AC for fast charging.