Lenovo ThinkPad T420

  • Lenovo ThinkPad T420
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Based on 15 scores, 18 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    8
  • Good:
    7
  • Average:
    0
  • Bad:
    0

Pros:

  • Performance.
  • Plenty of ports.
  • Excellent battery life.

Cons:

  • The design of the bulky, business-oriented T420 is positively Stone Age.
  • Expensive.

Expert reviews and ratings

By PCPer on

As you may already know from my ultrabook editorial, I’m not entirely sold on them. There are disadvantages to being thin.And as if to remind me of it, a Lenovo ThinkPad T420 suddenly appeared at my doorstep. Okay, that’s exaggerating a bit...

By cnet on 78

The Lenovo ThinkPad T420 is as straight-up and unassuming as a business laptop can be on the surface, souped up with faster performance, long battery life, and a flexible selection of ports under the...

By Computer Shopper on 95

With Sandy Bridge-grade speed, great battery life, durability features, and other goodies, the ThinkPad T420 is arguably today's best business thin-and-light. (But yes, it’s still basic black.)...

By Notebook Review on 80

The Lenovo ThinkPad T420 is a well-engineered 14" business notebook. It has the hallmark ThinkPad qualities including great build quality and a superior keyboard. I liked almost everything about it. The anti-glare screen prevents reflections at with a...

By PCWorld on 80

The venreable T420's staid countenance belies its oustanding performance, reliability, and features....

By LaptopMag on 80

With its epic battery life, awesome keyboard, solid sound, durable design, and high-res screen, the ThinkPad T420 offers nearly everything you'd want in a 14-inch business system for a good price. If you're looking for something a bit lighter,...

By APC Magazine on 90

It may not win any beauty contests, but the matte grey finish clearly marks the Lenovo ThinkPad T420 as a serious business notebook. The build quality is exceptional, with standouts being the solid metal hinges and rigid screen. Another great point is...

By InsideHW on

Whether it’s their ultraportable PCs, business models or workstations, Lenovo solutions are always touted to be uncompromising solutions, with excellent quality and flawless product support. The ThinkPad series became well-known for the...

By NotebookCheck on 85

Apart from the expected performance increase due to the new processor generation, many things tried and tested things have been maintained. This is just as true for the case as for the pre-installed, convenient ThinkVantage tools. Slight modifications...

By Good Gear Guide on 80

The Lenovo ThinkPad T420 may be expensive, but it's aimed at professional users who want a sturdy, reliable and well-performing laptop. It runs the latest Intel Sandy Bridge CPU technology and has a solid all-round...

International Review By Notebookjournal on 90

Lieber das T420 NW4NGGE mit i7-2620M oder doch das hier getestete, günstigere T420 4180-WGB mit i5-2410M? Die Antwort ist einfach. Das T420 ist primär ein Notebook für on-the-go, und als solches wird es wohl kaum den heimischen...

International Review By IDG.no on 83

Ønsker man en lett pc samtidig som skjermstørrelse, ytelse og funksjonalitet holdes oppe, er det ikke så lett å finne direkte konkurrenter til Thinkpad T420s - i hvert fall ikke hvis man bare ser på modeller rettet mot...

International Review By Hardware.no on

Lenovo ThinkPad T420 er rettet mot forretningsfolk på farten, og ikke mot mannen i gata. Dette er noe som skal kunne forsvare en pris på nesten det dobbelte av hva en kan forvente å betale for tilsvarende maskinvare i andre bærbare...

International Review By Notebookcheck ES on 85

Además del aumento del rendimiento esperado debido a la nueva generación de procesadores, muchas cosas experimentadas y probadas fueron mantenidas. Esto también se aplica tanto para el chasis como para las convenientes herramientas...

International Review By notebookcheck.nl on 85

Lenovo heeft zonder twijfel naam gemaakt in het zakensegment met zijn Thinkpad notebooks. De T-serie wil de "beste beveiliging, beheersbaarheid, diensten en support" aanbieden volgens Lenovo's homepage, en differentieert zich hiermee van de...

International Review By NotebookCheck IT on 85

A parte gli attesi miglioramenti di prestazioni dovuti al processore di nuova generazione, molte cose consolidate e testate sono state mantenute rispetto al passato. Questo vale per il case e per i tools ThinkVantage. Qualche modifica ed upgrades si...

International Review By Betabuzz on 78

Wer den hohen Preis nicht scheut, erhält mit dem Lenovo ThinkPad T420 – trotz Kritikpunkten – einen grundsoliden Business-Rechner. Mit seinem starken Akku und der tollen Verarbeitung ist das Paket ideal für Vielreisende. Der...

International Review By Notebookjournal on 90

Das Lenovo ThinkPad T420 zählt zweifellos zu den besten 14-Zoll Laptops, die es derzeit auf dem Markt gibt. Die Verarbeitung und Stabilität des Kunststoffgehäuses sind dank Magnesium-Rollcage erstklassig und verkraften auch unvorsichtige...