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Lenovo ThinkPad T480s vs T490s

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In this article we will compare Lenovo ThinkPad T490 vs Lenovo ThinkPad T490s.

Lenovo ThinkPad T480sLenovo ThinkPad T490s
Starting at:$1,295.40Starting at:$999.00
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Key Features

Lenovo ThinkPad T480s Lenovo ThinkPad T490s
Light, thin, and built to perform anywhereLightweight portability and heavyweight performance
Up to 15+ hours of battery life and fast chargingRedesigned narrower bezel yields a sleek and modern design
Powerful processing and tons of memory optionsAn amazing 14” FHD touchscreen display
Optional discrete graphics, and Dolby® Audio Premium™Enhanced security and privacy features
Enhanced security features for maximum protection Up to 20 hours of battery life, and an aluminum cover for the Silver option
Touch screen option availableJust might just be best T-Series business laptop ever
Tested and built for durability and reliability

Technical Specification

ModelLenovo ThinkPad T480s Lenovo ThinkPad T490s
Processor
Up to 8th Generation Intel® Core™ i7-8650U with vPro™ (1.90GHz, up to 4.20GHz with Turbo Boost, 8MB Cache)Up to 8th Generation Intel® Core™ i7-8665U with vPro™ (1.90GHz, up to 4.80GHz with Turbo Boost, 4 Cores, 8MB Cache)
Operating SystemLenovo ThinkPad T480s Lenovo ThinkPad T490s
Windows 10 HomeWindows 10 Home
Windows 10 ProWindows 10 Pro
DisplayLenovo ThinkPad T480s Lenovo ThinkPad T490s
14.0″ FHD (1920 x 1080) IPS, anti-glare touchscreen, 250 nits14.0″ FHD (1920 x 1080) IPS, anti-glare, 250 nits
14.0″ FHD (1920 x 1080) IPS, anti-glare, touchscreen, 300 nits
14.0″ WQHD (2560 x 1440) IPS, glossy, 500 nits
MemoryLenovo ThinkPad T480s Lenovo ThinkPad T490s
Up to 16GB DDR4 2400MHzUp to 32GB DDR4 2400 MHz (Soldered)
BatteryLenovo ThinkPad T480s Lenovo ThinkPad T490s
Up to 15.6 hours*, integrated 57 WhUp to 20 hours* 57Wh,
Rapid Charge technology available with 65W AC
StorageLenovo ThinkPad T480s Lenovo ThinkPad T490s
Up to 512GB SSD PCIeUp to 1TB SSD PCIe
GraphicsLenovo ThinkPad T480s Lenovo ThinkPad T490s
Integrated Intel® UHD Graphics 620Integrated Intel® UHD 620 graphics
AudioLenovo ThinkPad T480s Lenovo ThinkPad T490s
Dolby Audio Premium™Dolby Audio™ Premium
Dual-array microphonesDual far-field microphones
Dimensions (W x D x H) Lenovo ThinkPad T480s Lenovo ThinkPad T490s
14.0″ FHD (1920 x 1080) IPS, anti-glare touchscreen, 250 nits12.95” x 8.90” x 0.63” / 328.8 x 226.15 x 16.7 (mm)
WeightLenovo ThinkPad T480s Lenovo ThinkPad T490s
Starting at 2.90 lbs (1.3 kg)Starting at 2.98 lbs (1.35 kg)
ColorLenovo ThinkPad T480s Lenovo ThinkPad T490s
BlackBlack
SilverSilver
ConnectivityLenovo ThinkPad T480s Lenovo ThinkPad T490s
WWAN with Integrated global Mobile Broadband LTE-A UpgradeableWWAN: Fibocom L850-GL 4G LTE-A Cat9 (Optional)
Fibocom L850-GL 4G LTE-A cat 9 (optional)WLAN: Intel® Dual-Band 9560 with vPro™ 802.11 AC (2 x 2)
Intel® Dual Band 8265 Wireless-AC (2 x 2) + Bluetooth® 4.1 with vPro™Bluetooth® 5.0
Ports/SlotsLenovo ThinkPad T480s Lenovo ThinkPad T490s
2 x USB 3.1 Gen 1** (one Always On)2 x USB 3.1 Gen 1** (one Always On)
1 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-C (Power Delivery, DisplayPort, Data transfer)1 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-C (Power Delivery, DisplayPort, Data transfer)
1 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C / Intel Thunderbolt 3 (Power Delivery, DisplayPort, Data transfer)1 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C / Intel Thunderbolt 3 (Power Delivery, DisplayPort, Data transfer)
4-in-1 card reader (SD, MMC, SDHC, SDXC)Combo MicroSD card reader / Micro-Sim slot
Headphone and microphone combo jackSmart card reader (Optional)
HDMIHeadphone / mic combo
RJ45 Gigabit EthernetHDMI 1.4
RJ45 Gigabit via Ethernet Extension Adapter (Optional)a
CameraLenovo ThinkPad T480s Lenovo ThinkPad T490s
720p HD camera with ThinkShutter and microphone720p HD with ThinkShutter privacy cover
Optional: IR camera with microphoneOptional: Hybrid Infrared (IR) with ThinkShutter
KeyboardLenovo ThinkPad T480s Lenovo ThinkPad T490s
Spill resistantSpill resistant
English (Optional backlit)Bottom-load backlight with white LED lighting (Optional)
Spanish (Optional backlit)
SecurityLenovo ThinkPad T480s Lenovo ThinkPad T490s
Fast Identity Online (FIDO) authenticationFast Online Identity (FIDO) authentication capabilities
Match-on-chip touch fingerprint reader (Optional)dTPM 2.0
IR camera (optional) for facial recognitionOptional: Match-on-Chip touch fingerprint reader
ThinkShutter (with 720p HD camera)ThinkShutter
dTPM 2.0Optional: PrivacyGuard
Smart card reader (Optional)Optional: PrivacyAlert (requires PrivacyGuard)
Kensington® lock slotKensington lock slot
Supported DockingLenovo ThinkPad T480s Lenovo ThinkPad T490s
ThinkPad Thunderbolt Dock Gen 2
ThinkPad Basic/Pro/Ultra Dock
What’s in the boxLenovo ThinkPad T480s Lenovo ThinkPad T490s
ThinkPad T490s
65W AC Adapter (required for rapid charging)
Quick Start Guide
3 Cell 57Whr Li-Ion internal battery

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