Pros

  • Outstanding battery life
  • The amazingly handy ThinkVantage suite

Cons

  • Lackluster speakers could use some oompf
  • Graphics are suitable for work only

At A Glance

The Thinkpad T400 couples long battery life with useful features for an efficient workhorse in a simple black shell.

Manufacturer’s Description

The ThinkPad T400 Notebook is designed to enhance productivity and change the way you work. To begin with, it features widescreen display that helps to lower power consumption and offers brighter colors.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number 2765T7U
Battery Information
Battery Chemistry Lithium Ion (Li-Ion)
Maximum Battery Run Time 9.80 Hour
Interfaces/Ports
FireWire/i.LINK Yes
Total Number of USB Ports 3
VGA Yes
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 14.10 "
Display Screen Type Active Matrix TFT Color LCD
Aspect Ratio 16:10
Screen Mode WXGA+
Screen Resolution 1440 x 900
Graphics Controller Manufacturer ATI
Graphics Controller Model Mobility Radeon HD 3470
Graphics Memory Capacity Up to 256 MB
Storage
Storage Size 160 GB
Hard Drive Interface Serial ATA
Hard Drive RPM 7200
Solid State Drive Capacity No
Optical Drive Type DVD-Writer
General Information
Manufacturer Lenovo Group Limited
UPC Code 884343007755
Manufacturer Part Number 2765T7U
Brand Name Lenovo
Product Name ThinkPad T400 Notebook
Marketing Information

The ThinkPad T400 Notebook is designed to enhance productivity and change the way you work. To begin with, it features widescreen display that helps to lower power consumption and offers brighter colors.

Product Type Notebook
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.lenovo.com/us/en/
Product Line ThinkPad
Product Series T400
Memory
Standard Memory 2 GB
Maximum Memory 8 GB
Memory Technology DDR3 SDRAM
Memory Standard DDR3-1066/PC3-8500
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • ThinkPad T400 Notebook
  • Lithium Ion Battery
  • AC Adapter
Network & Communication
Wireless LAN Yes
Wireless LAN Manufacturer Intel
Wireless LAN Standard IEEE 802.11n
Ethernet Technology Gigabit Ethernet
Bluetooth Yes
Bluetooth Standard Bluetooth 2.1
Physical Characteristics
Height 1.3"
Width 13.2"
Depth 9.4"
Color Black
Built-in Devices
Webcam Yes
Finger Print Reader Yes
Processor & Chipset
Processor Manufacturer Intel
Processor Type Core 2 Duo
Processor Model T9400
Processor Speed 2.53 GHz
Processor Core Dual-core (2 Core)
Cache 6 MB
Bus Speed 1066 MHz
Software
Operating System Windows Vista Business
Operating System Architecture 32-bit
Input Devices
Pointing Device Type TouchPad, Trackpoint
I/O Expansions
Expansion Slot Type ExpressCard/54

Performance

Overall Performance
WorldBench 6 Score 93.0
WorldBench 6 Rating Very Good
Battery
Battery Life 7:59:11 AM   (hh:mm)
Office Productivity
Web Browsing 257.0   seconds (lower is better)
Office Suite Use 347.0   seconds (lower is better)
File Compression 301.0   seconds (lower is better)
Content Creation
Image Editing 451.0   seconds (lower is better)
GPU Graphics Rendering 346.0   seconds (lower is better)
CPU Graphics Rendering 616.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Encoding 221.0   seconds (lower is better)
DVD Burning 780.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Editing 220.0   seconds (lower is better)
Gaming
Unreal Tournament 3, Medium, 800 by 600 39.26   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3, Medium, 1024 by 768 29.3   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3, Highest, 800 by 600 34.07   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3, Highest, 1024 by 768 24.94   Frames per second (higher is better)
Enemy Territory: Quake Wars, High, 1024 by 768 15.73   Frames per second (higher is better)
Enemy Territory: Quake Wars, High, 800 by 600 32.9   Frames per second (higher is better)
Enemy Territory: Quake Wars, Normal, 1024 by 768 27.1   Frames per second (higher is better)
Enemy Territory: Quake Wars, Normal, 800 by 600 37.57   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 73.87   Frames per second (higher is better)
Doom 3, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 52.23   Frames per second (higher is better)
Performance
World Bench 5 Multitasking 332.0
Number of Included Batteries 1.0