The Lenovo ThinkPad E431 (6277-1L7) is a prolific option if you are looking for a powerful laptop that gives you the scope to deal with business tasks smoothly. It comes with Intel Core i5 processor along with standard RAM and professional OS. It also flaunts Gigabit Ethernet port, HD webcam, powerful optical drive and advanced USB ports.
Display and Design
The Lenovo ThinkPad E431 (6277-1L7) poses a 14-inch HD LED backlit display with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. Thanks to the matte Anti Glare coating on the top, the display allows you to work for long without straining your eyes due to the harmful glare rays. The black outfit certainly looks dull and has a thickness of 34 mm with a weight of just 2.1 kg.
CPU and OS
Under the hood, it is packed with a 3rd gen Intel Core i5 processor racing at 2.6GHz and based on QS77 Express chipset. It is coupled with a standard 4GB DDR3 RAM that can be expanded up to 16GB via 2 unused memory slots. For better management of demanding games and videos, it comes with Intel HD 4000 GPU onboard. It runs on 64 bit Windows 7 Professional OS.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The Lenovo ThinkPad E431 (6277-1L7) is armed with a HD webcam paired with dual array digital microphone to ensure high resolution and noise free video calls. It meets the storage demands of the user with a 500GB SATA HDD. With the SuperMulti DVD Drive, you can easily transfer files via disks.
Battery and Connectivity
The Lenovo ThinkPad E431 (6277-1L7) is fuelled by a 6 cell Li-ion battery which is capable of providing uninterrupted service for up to 6 hours. Connectivity wise, it arrives with features like 2 USB 3.0 slots, Gigabit Ethernet, 2 USB 2.0 slots, HDMI out, VGA port, Bluetooth v4.0, digital media reader and WLAN.