Lenovo ThinkPad T490 Review

Latest pricing, specs and Lenovo ThinkPad T490 gaming laptop review. How many PC games will it run? Is it a good choice for a PC gamer? Should you buy this laptop?

This Lenovo laptop features a Intel UHD Graphics 620 graphics card, an Intel Core i7-8665U CPU and 16 GB of RAM.

You get a 14 inch laptop - smaller, but also lighter, weighing only 3.41 lb (1.55 kg).

Unfortunately, this laptop won't run games like Fortnite, Apex Legends, Minecraft, PUBG and GTA V.

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Lenovo ThinkPad T490
PCGameBenchmark Rating: 17%

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Lenovo ThinkPad T490 Specs

CPU

Intel Core i7-8665U

GPU

Intel UHD Graphics 620

RAM (Memory)

16 GB RAM

Screen Size

14 inches (35 centimeters)

Screen Resolution

1920 x 1080 pixels (1080p FHD)

Weight

3.41 lb (1.55 kg)

Dimensions (L x W x H)

32.77 cm x 32.77 cm x 1.78 cm
12.9 in x 12.9 in x 0.7 in

Brand

Lenovo

Series

ThinkPad T490

Model Number

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Lenovo ThinkPad T490 PC Gaming Performance

This computer will run 175 of the top PC games. Use PCGameBenchmark's Rate My PC service to test your current set up and set how it compares.

Which games can it run?

Can It Run GTA 5?

This Lenovo gaming laptop doesn't meet the recommended system requirements for GTA 5 but it can play the game with lowered settings.

Can It Run Fortnite?

This Lenovo gaming laptop doesn't meet the recommended system requirements for Fortnite but it can play the game with lowered settings.

Can It Run Apex Legends?

This Lenovo gaming laptop doesn't meet the recommended system requirements for Apex Legends but it can play the game with lowered settings.

Lenovo ThinkPad T490 Features

  • Intel Core i7-8665U 1.90GHz Processor (8th Gen, upto 4.80 GHz, 8 MB SmartCache, 4-Cores) ; 16GB DDR4 SODIMM RAM
  • Intel UHD 620 Graphics
  • 14" Full HD (1920x1080) non-Touch Display; 802.11ac Wifi, Bluetooth 5.0, Ethernet, 720p HD Webcam, Fingerprint, Backlit Keyboard, Black Color
  • 512GB SATA SSD; 2xUSB3.1, 1xHDMI, 1xThunderbolt, 1xType-C USB, Micro SD Reader, 3.5mm Combo Jack.
  • Windows 10 Pro-64, 3-Cell 50WHr Battery, 1 Year Manufacturer warranty from GreatPriceTech (Professionally upgraded by GreatPriceTech)

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