Thin, light and nomadic with its 9-hour battery life, the Lenovo ThinkBook 14-IML Ultrabook (20RV0000FR) with silver aluminum design and 14-inch IPS Full HD anti-glare screen takes advantage of a 2 USB-C and Wi-Fi ax connection. more than 3 classic USBs, but also a fingerprint reader, a backlit chiclet keyboard and a webcam with ThinkShutter. It runs Windows 10 Pro with a good amount of RAM and a Quad Core i7 Ice Lake processor with Iris Plus Graphics G7 for good overall performance and the ability to play not too greedy titles. Its fast 512 GB SSD storage boosts overall responsiveness.
Specifications Lenovo ThinkBook 14-IIL (20SL000LFR)
|Screen (s)||14 ” Full HD LED IPS 250cd / m² 800: 1 (1920×1080, anti-glare)|
|Processor||Intel Core i7-1065G7 Ice Lake (1.3 GHz, 4 cores, TDP 15W)|
|RAM installed (max)||16 GB (1 x 16 GB) DDR4 2666 MHz (24 GB), 1 slot (occupied)|
|Graphic card||Intel Iris Plus Graphics G7 integrated into the processor|
|Storage||512 GB M.2 SSD (NVMe PCIe 3.0 x2, 2242)|
|Connectivity||2 USB 3.0 (1 chargeable) + 1 USB 2.0 (hidden on the right) + 1 USB 3.1 Type-C (Gen1) + 1 USB 3.1 Type-C (Gen2), HDMI 1.4b, SD / SDHC / SDXC / MMC|
|Network||Wi-Fi ax (2×2), Bluetooth 5.0 + Gigabit Ethernet|
|Windows Hello||Yes, fingerprint reader with TPM 2.0 security chip|
|Audio system||2 Dolby Atmos speakers (2 x 2W)|
|Operating system||Windows 10 Pro 64-bit|
|Autonomy announced / Battery||9 hours / Li-Ion 45Whr|
|Weight / Dimensions (mm)||1.5 Kg / 326 x 230 x 17.9|
Chassis, connectors, screen of Lenovo ThinkBook 14-IIL (20SL000LFR)
It has a sober and elegant design with its Mineral Gray frame in brushed metal finish or brushed metal finish, or can be opened at 180 ° completely flat.
Windows 10 Pro is installed, a more complete edition than classic Windows 10 thanks to its advanced network management and security tools such as BitLocker.
A biometric reader is also integrated with a TPM 2.0 security chip for simple and secure authentication by fingerprint recognition via Windows Hello technology.
The webcam it is equipped with ThinkShutter for a better respect of the private life.
Below, the screen adopts a 16: 9 format suitable for video playback as well as a precise Full HD definition suitable for High Definition content.
As it is anti-reflective, the screen offers better visibility than a shiny panel in a bright environment (eg outdoors), which is appreciable for a portable computer that wants to be nomadic. It also displays comfortable vertical and horizontal viewing angles.
A backlighting system is fitted to the chiclet keyboard, which is very practical for distinguishing its keys in a dimly lit environment.
In terms of connectivity, this thin and light Ultrabook is well equipped, better than the average. It benefits from no less than 2 USB 3.1 Type-C (compared to 1 maximum usually) but also a useful HDMI video output to easily connect it to a TV or a monitor for example, Bluetooth 5.0 and Wi wireless modules. -Fi ax ( more recent and efficient than Wi-Fi ac ) to communicate and connect remotely, Gigabit Ethernet and audio ports as well as 2 standard USB 3.0 (USB 2.0 compatible) guaranteeing transfers up to 10 times faster than USB 2.0 if a USB 3.0 device is plugged into it.
Performance, battery life of Lenovo ThinkBook 14-IIL (20SL000LFR)
The Lenovo ThinkBook 14-IIL (20SL000LFR) is aimed at those who are looking for a compact High Definition Pro-oriented laptop PC for everyday versatile use on the go.
As for autonomy, bet on about 9 hours on battery in light use for this Ultrabook whose transport is facilitated by the compactness, the smoothness and the controlled weight.
However, this thin and light laptop delivers good overall performance that can satisfy many users because it is built around a low power Ice Lake Quad Core i7-1065G7 processor that we tested and a good quantity 16 GB RAM higher than the very significant average.
Obviously, to regularly perform processing heavy in processor resources, it will be beneficial to turn to a PC equipped with a non-low consumption processor.
In any case, you can watch photos and videos on this elegant Ultrabook of course, but also play titles that are not too greedy in 3D resources because this thin and light PC benefits from the Intel Iris Plus Graphics G7 solution . Integrated into the Core i7, it is positioned below a dedicated GeForce MX250 card and is therefore more powerful than the traditional Intel UHD 620 integrated into Intel processors.
On the storage side, this Ultrabook is equipped with an SSD that rivals the standard of hard drives with its 512 GB while being silent, more robust, more energy efficient and much faster.
Result thanks to the SSD, we take advantage of starts / stops and launches of applications much faster than with a hard disk, but also of an arrival on the cards of online games for example.
If you need additional space, you can obviously rely on an external storage unit. Opting for a USB 3.0 / USB-C device then represents an interesting solution to benefit from fast transfers.