The Asian company, Lenovo has designed ThinkPad T450 and ThinkPad T550 laptops of T-series for the business users who travel frequently and prefer strong and durable laptops which can endure an occasional bump or drop. With its remarkable amount of power and battery life these notebook PCs will be most suitable for users who works more than eight hours in a day. But the T-series notebooks won’t be a good choice for users who are looking for super thin and lighter laptops.
The ThinkPad T450 has a full HD 14-inch display and weighs about four pounds with 0.88 inch thickness. Its 1366 x 768 anti-glare screen can be upgraded to 1600 x 900 anti-glare screen or a touch screen with the same resolution. The ThinkPad T550 has more customization choices. It comes with a larger anti-glare panel with optional WQHD display, two optional configurations: a 15.6-inch display or a 15.5-inch high-resolution display, powerful with 2,880 x 1,620 pixels, and ability to touch function. It can be enhanced to a resolution of 3k and have discrete graphics options. It is 0.88 inches thick and weighs around five pounds.
The extended battery life is contributed by the Power Bridge system which makes use of dual batteries. This system lets the users to change the battery of the device without switching it off. The ThinkPad T550 has an optional extended battery which gives extra long working hours. These general purpose Ultra books is packed with Intel 5th generation Broadwell Core i CPUs with up to 16 GB of RAM, internal memory up to 512 GB SSD format or up to a TB of HDD and speakers with Dolby Home Theater v4.The other major highlights are ThinkPad durability which is tested for Mil-spec compliance and Integrated or Discrete Graphics and optional docking. The other specifications of these ThinkPad notebooks are mini-Display Port, VGA, 3x USB 3.0 high-speed ports with transfer rates ten times faster than traditional USB Combo-Headphone/Mic Port, Gigabit Ethernet, SD-Card Reader, 720p webcam, 2013 ThinkPad Docking-Port, optional Smartcard Reader, optional Fingerprint reader, Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi combo card , optional WWAN 3G/4G LTE.
The Lenovo ThinkPad T450 is a cheapest one in the series with a starting price of 850 euros. The price of ThinkPad T550 will $999.Both will be available in stores from February 2015.