In mid-November Lenovo returned to the fray with the presentation of a new laptop for the Thinkpad range. We refer to the Lenovo Thinkpad A475, a computer designed by and for those who seek great efficiency and comfort. At first glance it offers a modern design, very much in the line of other sister models. It also comes with a 14-inch screen with anti-glare system. You can use it, therefore, both indoors and outdoors. The Thinkpad A475 does not disappoint at all when it comes to power and performance. This equipment has AMD Pro Series A processor in different configurations. It also has a fingerprint reader and a highly resistant chassis. If you want to know its five key characteristics, do not stop reading. If you are interested, the Lenovo Thinkpad A475 is already available from 840 euros.
|screen||14-inch TN HD anti-glare (1600 x 900)|
|Main chamber||720p HD camera|
|Camera for selfies||Does not have|
|Internal memory||128 or 256 GB hard drive, 512 GB SSD|
|Processor and RAM||AMD Pro A10-9700B 7th gen. / AMD Pro A10-9800B 7th gen. / AMD Pro A10-8730B 6th gen. / AMD Pro A10-8830B 6th gen. RAM up to 32GB|
|Battery||Lithium Polymer, 3 cells with approximate duration of 10 hours|
|Operating system||Windows 10 Pro|
|Design||180 degree hinge|
|Dimensions||336.6 x 232.5 x 19.95 mm|
|Featured Features||Fingerprint reader|
|Price||From 840 euros|
Designed to withstand all types of damage
The Lenovo ThinkPad A475 has been built to withstand all kinds of drops and bumps. The Think seal means that it has been tested to 12 specifications at the military level, passing 200 quality tests. This laptop is really tough. Withstands extreme temperatures of -20 ° C or 6 hours of sandstorms, to very high temperatures or explosive atmospheres. It is evident that it resists much more than the passage of time. You will have no problem if you are clueless, or if you need an all-terrain team to travel around the world.
But the fact that it is so resistant does not mean that its design is not elegant or showy. It has a black casing very much in the line of other Thinkpads from the company. Built in high quality polycarbonate,with smooth and ergonomic lines. It has exact measurements of 336.6 x 232.5 x 19.95 mm and a weight of 1.63 kilos, making it quite light and easy to transport. As for the screen, the ThinkPad A475 has a 14-inch TN HD (1,600 x 900 pixels) with anti-glare system. This means that we can continue to enjoy it even if the sun shines directly on the panel. Note also its keyboard. It is backlit and inside it we find a small trackpad to move around the equipment without problem. On the other hand, its hinge system will allow us to open it up to a 180 degree angle. We can put it in a completely flat position.
Powerful and efficient
The ThinkPad A475 laptop is powered by an AMD Pro A-series processor. Two models are available in Spain. One with a 7th Gen AMD A10-9700B. With 2 MB of cache memory and up to 3.40 GHz of frequency. The other has a slightly faster chip inside, a seventh generation AMD A12-9800B (with 2 MB of cache memory and up to 3.60 GHz of frequency). While the standard version has 4 GB of DDR4 RAM, the top model goes up to 8 GB. Both are equipped with an AMD Radeon graphics card, with which you can better enjoy next-generation games.
When it comes to storage, Lenovo's laptop offers either a 128GB or 256GB hard drive or a 512GB SSD. The user can choose the configuration that most attracts their attention. In any case, due to lack of space, you can always use a cloud storage service, such as Dropbox or Google Drive.
Greater protection and security
We all know how important it is to keep our information safe. The Lenovo ThinkPad A475 has not neglected this aspect and a fingerprint reader has been included to ensure security. Thanks to Windows 10 and the Windows Hello tool, you can use your face or your finger to unlock the computer. In this way, no one except us will be able to enter inside it. But in addition, this laptop also has a separate Trusted Platform Module (dTPM) inside it, which encrypts all data, including passwords.
Up to 10 hours of autonomy
The Lenovo ThinkPad A475 battery is 3 cells. According to the company, this will allow us to enjoy it around 10 hours . In this way, we can travel with it without problems of having to resort to a wall socket after a short time. At the connection level, this team is also well stocked. The laptop makes use of a USB Type-C connector, HDMI, multiple USB ports, a 3.5mm headphone jack, ethernet, and charging. It also has stereo speakers with Dolby Audio technology.
Price and availability
The Lenovo ThinkPad A475 can be purchased from the company's official website for 840 euros the basic version. The model with more power and RAM is available for a little more, 1,130 euros