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Lenovo ThinkPad X220T 4298-2YG

Specifications

Lenovo ThinkPad X220T 4298-2YG
Lenovo ThinkPad X220T 4298-2YG (ThinkPad X220T Series)
Processor
Graphics adapter
Intel HD Graphics 3000, Core: 650 MHz, shared memory, 650-1300 MHz, igdumd64 815.10.2321 / Win7 64
Memory
4096 MB 
, 2x 2 GB DDR3, max. 8 GB
Display
12.5 inch 16:9, 1366x768 pixel, LEN40E2, LP125WH2-SLB1, Wacom digitizer, multi-touch, glossy: no
Mainboard
Intel QM67
Storage
Seagate Momentus Thin ST320LT000-9VL142, 320 GB 
, 5400 rpm
Soundcard
Conexant SmartAudio HD
Connections
1 Express Card 54mm, 3 USB 2.0, 1 VGA, 1 DisplayPort, 1 Kensington Lock, 1 Docking Station Port, Audio Connections: combined audio in/out, Card Reader: SD, SDHC, 1 Fingerprint Reader
Networking
Intel 82579LM Gigabit Network Connection (10/100/1000MBit), Intel Centrino Advanced-N 6205 (a/b/g/n), Bluetooth 3.0
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 32 x 303 x 255 ( = 1.26 x 11.93 x 10.04 in)
Battery
63 Wh Lithium-Ion, 6 cell
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64 Bit
Camera
Webcam: 720p
Additional features
microfiber cloth, stylus, MS Office Starter, 36 Months Warranty, 1 powered USB 2.0, full-sized mSata slot, TPM 1.2
Weight
1.92 kg ( = 67.73 oz / 4.23 pounds), Power Supply: 340 g ( = 11.99 oz / 0.75 pounds)
Price
1700 Euro

 

Average Score: 87% - good
Average of 2 scores (from 1 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 80%, features: 71%, display: 89% mobility: 94%, workmanship: 85%, ergonomy: 88%, emissions: 90%

Reviews for the Lenovo ThinkPad X220T 4298-2YG

87% Review Lenovo ThinkPad X220T 4298-2YG Convertible/Notebook | Notebookcheck
Digitalizer. The successful ThinkPad X220 range continues its predecessors' tradition and also has a convertible model in its new revision available. The X220t, with a rotating screen, digitizer and touchscreen, has to show it's qualities in the following review.
87% Test Lenovo ThinkPad X220T 4298-2YG Convertible/Notebook
Source: Notebookcheck German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 08/20/2011
Rating: Total score: 87% performance: 80% display: 89% mobility: 97% workmanship: 85% ergonomy: 88% emissions: 90%

Comment

Intel HD Graphics 3000: Integrated graphics card in the Intel Sandy Bridge processors (Core ix-2xxx). The HD 3000 is the faster (internally GT2 called) version with 12 Execution Units (EUs). Only some 3D games with very low demands are playable with these cards. » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.
Intel Core i7: The Intel Core i7 for laptops is based on the LG1156 Core i5/i7 CPU for desktops. The base clock speed of the CPUs is relatively low, but because of a huge Turbo mode, the cores can dynamically overclock to up to 3.2 GHz (920XM). Therefore, the CPU can be as fast as high clocked dual-core CPUs (using single threaded applications) but still offer the advantage of 4 cores. Because of the large TDP of 45 W / 55 W, the CPU is only intended for large laptops.  
2620M: Very fast Dual-core processor based on the Sandy Bridge architecture with an integrated graphics card and dual-channel DDR3 memory controller. » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.
12.5":

This screen diagoal is quite large for tablets but small for subnotebooks. Some convertibles are also represented with that size.

Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.
1.92 kg:

This weight is typical for very big tablets, subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles with a 11-13 inch display-diagonal.


Lenovo: Lenovo ( "Le" as in the English word legend and "novo" (Latin) for new) was founded in 1984 as a Chinese computer trading company. From 2004, the company has been the largest laptop manufacturer in China and got the fourth largest manufacturer worldwide after the acquisition of IBM's PC division in 2005. In addition to desktops and notebooks, the company also produces monitors, projectors, servers, etc.

In 2011, Medion AG, a European computer hardware manufacturer, owned the majority of the company. In 2014, Lenovo took over Motorola Mobility, which gave them a boost in the smartphone market.

From 2014 to 2016 Lenovo's market share in the global notebook market was 20-21%, ranking second behind HP. However, the distance decreased gradually. In the smartphone market, Lenovo did not belong to the Top 5 global manufacturers in 2016.


87%: This is a good rating above average. Nevertheless you should not forget, that 10-15% of all notebook-models get a better rating.
» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

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Lenovo ThinkPad X220T
HD Graphics 3000, Core i5 2520M

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Stefan Hinum, 2011-08-26 (Update: 2012-05-26)