HolidayBuyer's Guide

Lenovo ThinkPad T430s Specifications

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Built-in Devices
    ThinkLight
  • Embedded Security
    Trusted Platform Module (TPM 1.2) Security Chip
  • Operating System
    Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64-bit Edition
  • Notebook type
    Midsize, HD display
  • Manufacturer
    Lenovo

Processor / Chipset

  • CPU
    Intel Core i5 (3rd Gen) 3320M / 2.6 GHz
  • Max Turbo Speed
    3.3 GHz
  • Number of Cores
    Dual-Core
  • Cache
    3 MB
  • 64-bit Computing
    Yes
  • Chipset Type
    Mobile Intel QM77 Express
  • Features
    Hyper-Threading Technology, Intel Turbo Boost Technology 2.0, integrated memory controller

Cache Memory

  • Installed Size
    3 MB

RAM

  • Memory Speed
    1600 MHz
  • Memory Specification Compliance
    PC3-12800
  • Configuration Features
    1 x 4 GB
  • Technology
    DDR3 SDRAM
  • Installed Size
    4 GB
  • Rated Memory Speed
    1600 MHz

Storage

  • Interface
    Serial ATA-300
  • Optical Drive
    DVD-Writer removable

Memory

  • Max Supported Size
    16 GB
  • Technology
    DDR3 SDRAM
  • Speed
    1600 MHz / PC3-12800 - 1600 MHz
  • Form Factor
    SO-DIMM 204-pin
  • Slots Qty
    2
  • Empty Slots
    1

Display

  • LCD Backlight Technology
    LED backlight
  • Resolution
    1600 x 900 (HD+)
  • Widescreen Display
    Yes
  • Image Aspect Ratio
    16:9
  • Monitor Features
    anti-glare
  • Type
    LED
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    35.5 cm
  • Display Resolution Abbreviation
    HD+

Audio & Video

  • Graphics Processor
    Intel HD Graphics 4000
  • Memory Allocation Technology
    Dynamic Video Memory Technology
  • Integrated Webcam
    Yes
  • Capture Resolutions
    1280 x 720
  • Sound
    Stereo speakers, stereo microphone
  • Audio Codec
    Realtek ALC3202

Hard Drive

  • Spindle Speed
    7200 rpm
  • Type
    HDD
  • Capacity
    320 GB

Input

  • Type
    TrackPoint, UltraNav, keyboard
  • Features
    multi-touch touchpad, spill-resistant

Communications

  • Wireless Protocol
    802.11b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0
  • Wireless Controller
    ThinkPad 11 b/g/n
  • Wired Protocol
    Gigabit Ethernet

Wireless Broadband (WWAN)

  • Generation
    3G upgradable

Optical Storage

  • Drive Type
    DVD-Writer
  • Type
    DVD-Writer
  • Form Factor
    removable

Processor

  • Type
    3rd Gen Core i5
  • Processor Number
    i5-3320M
  • Generation
    3
  • Manufacturer
    Intel
  • Clock Speed
    2.6 GHz

Battery

  • Capacity
    43.2 Wh
  • Cells
    6-cell
  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Run Time (Up To)
    7.6 sec

Card Reader

  • Type
    4 in 1 card reader
  • Supported Flash Memory
    MultiMediaCard, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card

AC Adapter

  • Input
    AC 120/230 V (50/60 Hz)
  • Output
    65 Watt

Connections & Expansion

  • Expansion Bays
    1 x Ultrabay Slim
  • Slots
    1 x ExpressCard/34 (1 free)
  • Interfaces
    2 x USB 3.0
    PoweredUSB 2.0
    VGA
    Mini DisplayPort
    LAN
    Headphone/microphone combo jack
  • Memory Card Reader
    4 in 1 (SD Card, MultiMediaCard, SDHC Card, SDXC Card)

Header

  • Brand
    Lenovo
  • Product Line
    Lenovo ThinkPad T430s
  • Model
    2352
  • Localization
    English
  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Compatibility
    PC

Networking

  • Data Link Protocol
    Bluetooth 4.0, Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n
  • Ethernet Controller(s)
    Intel 82579LM
  • Wireless NIC
    ThinkPad 11 b/g/n

Software

  • Microsoft Office Preloaded
    Includes a pre-loaded image of select Microsoft Office 2010 suites. Purchase an Office 2010 Product Key Card or disc to activate preloaded software on this PC.

Miscellaneous

  • Case Material
    carbon fiber reinforced plastic, magnesium alloy
  • Integrated Options
    ThinkLight
  • Security
    Trusted Platform Module (TPM 1.2) Security Chip
  • Features
    Intel Small Business Advantage, ThinkPad Roll Cage, ThinkVantage Active Protection System, administrator password, hard drive password, power-on password, security lock slot (cable lock sold separately)
  • Compliant Standards
    GREENGUARD, RoHS
  • Included Accessories
    power adapter
  • Manufacturer Selling Program
    TopSeller

System

  • Notebook Type
    notebook
  • Platform
    Windows
  • Hard Drive Capacity
    320 GB
  • Embedded Security
    Trusted Platform Module (TPM 1.2) Security Chip

Monitor

  • Diagonal Size
    14 in

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    13.5 in
  • Depth
    9.1 in
  • Height
    1 in

Audio Output

  • Compliant Standards
    Dolby Home Theater v4, High Definition Audio

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Mainboard

  • Chipset Type
    Mobile Intel QM77 Express

Environmental Standards

  • EPEAT Level
    EPEAT Gold
  • ENERGY STAR Certified
    Yes

Physical Characteristics

  • Weight
    3.95 lbs

Operating System / Software

  • OS Provided: Type
    Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64-bit Edition
  • Type
    Adobe Reader, Corel Burn.Now Lenovo Edition, Corel DVD MovieFactory Lenovo Edition, Corel WinDVD, EverNote, Lenovo Cloud Storage by SugarSync, Lenovo Message Center Plus, Lenovo Password Manager, Lenovo Simple Tap, Lenovo Solution Center, Norton Internet Security 2012 (30 days subscription), Rapid Boot HDD Accelerator, Skype, Symantec Validation and ID Protection Service (VIP), ThinkVantage Access Connections, ThinkVantage Power Manager, ThinkVantage Product Recovery, ThinkVantage Rescue and Recovery, ThinkVantage System Update, Windows Live Essentials

Video Output

  • Graphics Processor
    Intel HD Graphics 4000
  • Graphics Processor Series
    Intel HD Graphics

Video Memory

  • Memory Allocation Technology
    Dynamic Video Memory Technology

Notebook Camera

  • Integrated Webcam
    Yes

Sustainability

General

  • Manufacturer
    Lenovo

Where to Buy

Lenovo ThinkPad T430s Intel Core i5-3320M (3M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz)

Part Number: 23522JU

MSRP: $1,149.00

Visit manufacturer site for details.