Pros

  • Eco-friendly
  • Inexpensive

Cons

  • Loud keyboard
  • Weak battery life

At A Glance

A decently priced, eco-friendly choice for the budget-minded businessperson or student.

Manufacturer’s Description

Stop wasting time, money and IT resources on sluggish, aging PCs. More than just competitively priced, the highly stable, reliable, ergonomic ThinkPad L Series enterprise laptops help you do more in less time while keeping costs low.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number 055336U
Battery Information
Battery Chemistry Lithium Ion (Li-Ion)
Maximum Battery Run Time 4.70 Hour
Interfaces/Ports
Total Number of USB Ports 2
Number of USB 2.0 Ports 2
VGA Yes
eSATA/USB Combo Yes
DisplayPort Yes
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 14.00 "
Display Screen Type Active Matrix TFT Color LCD
Aspect Ratio 16:9
Screen Mode WXGA
Screen Resolution 1366 x 768
Backlight Technology LED
Graphics Controller Manufacturer Intel
Graphics Controller Model Graphics Media Accelerator HD
Storage
Storage Size 320 GB
Hard Drive Interface Serial ATA/300
Hard Drive RPM 7200
Solid State Drive Capacity No
Optical Drive Type DVD-Writer
General Information
Manufacturer Lenovo Group Limited
Manufacturer Part Number 055336U
Brand Name Lenovo
Product Name ThinkPad L412 055336U Notebook
Marketing Information

Stop wasting time, money and IT resources on sluggish, aging PCs. More than just competitively priced, the highly stable, reliable, ergonomic ThinkPad L Series enterprise laptops help you do more in less time while keeping costs low.

Product Model 055336U
Product Type Notebook
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.lenovo.com/us/en/
Product Line ThinkPad
Product Series L412
Memory
Memory Card Supported MultiMediaCard (MMC), Memory Stick, Memory Stick PRO, Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC), xD-Picture Card, xD-Picture Card Type H
Standard Memory 4 GB
Maximum Memory 8 GB
Memory Technology DDR3 SDRAM
Memory Standard DDR3-1333/PC3-10600
Number of Total Memory Slots 2
Memory Card Reader Yes
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • ThinkPad L412 055336U Notebook
  • Lithium-Ion Battery
  • AC Adapter
Network & Communication
Wireless LAN Yes
Wireless LAN Manufacturer Intel
Wireless LAN Model Centrino Advanced-N 6200
Wireless LAN Standard IEEE 802.11n
Cellular Network Supported WCDMA
Cellular Data Connectivity Technology CDMA2000 (1xEV-DO), GPRS, HSPA
Ethernet Technology Gigabit Ethernet
Bluetooth Yes
Bluetooth Standard Bluetooth 2.1
Physical Characteristics
Height 1.4"
Width 13.5"
Depth 9.2"
Weight (Approximate) 81.76 oz
Built-in Devices
Webcam Yes
Microphone Yes
Finger Print Reader Yes
Processor & Chipset
Processor Manufacturer Intel
Processor Type Core i5
Processor Model i5-540M
Processor Speed 2.53 GHz
Processor Core Dual-core (2 Core)
Cache 3 MB
Chipset Manufacturer Intel
Chipset Model HM55 Express
Software
Operating System Windows 7 Professional
Operating System Architecture 64-bit
Input Devices
Pointing Device Type TouchPad, Trackpoint
I/O Expansions
Expansion Slot Type ExpressCard/34

Performance

Overall Performance
WorldBench 6 Score 92.0
Battery
Battery Life 3:50   (hh:mm)
Office Productivity
Web Browsing 291.0   seconds (lower is better)
Office Suite Use 378.0   seconds (lower is better)
File Compression 236.0   seconds (lower is better)
Content Creation
Image Editing 471.0   seconds (lower is better)
GPU Graphics Rendering 438.0   seconds (lower is better)
CPU Graphics Rendering 513.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Encoding 253.0   seconds (lower is better)
DVD Burning 550.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Editing 209.0   seconds (lower is better)
Gaming
Unreal Tournament 3, Medium, 800 by 600 28.75   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3, Medium, 1024 by 768 21.18   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3, Highest, 800 by 600 22.19   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3, Highest, 1024 by 768 16.17   Frames per second (higher is better)
Multitasking
World Bench 6 Multitasking 352.0