Dazzle yourself and others
Choose spectacular Dolby Vision® HDR technology, available on the WQHD panel with higher brightness, higher contrast, incredibly accurate colors and refined details. Combined with optional discrete graphics, the ThinkPad T490 is perfect for working with multimedia. Go with the FHD low-power display option for longer battery life. It doesn't matter which screen you choose, The ThinkPad T490 features a new narrower bezel design for a sleeker design and a more productive workday.
Battle tested, built for life
Like all ThinkPad laptops, the T490 is tested with 12 military grade requirements and more than 200 quality checks to ensure it works in extreme conditions. From the arctic desert to desert dust storms, from zero gravity to spills and falls, you can trust this laptop to handle anything life throws at it.
Go to 0 a 80 in 60
The ThinkPad T490 offers up to 16.1 hours * of battery life with low-power FHD display. If it is working with vacuum, fast charging provides a charge of 80% in just one hour. Thus, a lunch break from 60 minutes or one scale is enough to increase your battery up to 12 hours. What else could you need for life on the go?
* Based on tests with MobileMark 2014 on the low power FHD display panel. Battery life varies significantly with settings, usage and other factors. Please note that fast charging requires the 65W power adapter.
Whether you are in the world or working at your desk, the ThinkPad T490 keeps you connected. LTE-A option card keeps you up and running around the world *. Use el ThinkPad Pro Dock (sold separately), a USB-C side mechanical docking station that easily connects with two Type-C male ports that automatically slide and level your device. Once connected, your ThinkPad stays securely in place and connects to all your peripherals, as monitors, keyboards and mice.
We have your back and your forehead
Keep your business data and privacy safe with ThinkShield's full suite of security features. The discreet Trusted Platform Module (dTPM) encrypts data and works in conjunction with Windows security 10 for added protection. ThinkShutter, a physical chamber cover, lock the webcam lens so you are only seen when you want. Optional fingerprint reader uses biometric data for one-touch login.
For your Eyes Only
As part of ThinkShield security, we offer a combination of hardware and software that work together to ensure that what is on your screen is for your eyes only. PrivacyGuard is a built-in privacy filter that makes what you are doing visible only when viewed from the front: anyone looking from an angle will only see a dark screen. PrivacyAlert * is built-in software that works with the IR camera to detect when others are looking over your shoulder and notify you of the potential threat with a pop-up alert.