Nowadays, more and more young people are entering the workplace. In addition to work every day, they may also be a part-time video UP master outside of work, making some videos they like. For these young people, computers are already their daily productivity tools, and a thin, portable and powerful notebook is very necessary.
Recently, Lenovo launched a creative notebook designed for young people-ThinkBook 15. This notebook has a contrasting color design on the A side, and the visual effects are very cool and elegant. At the same time, it is equipped with the latest 7nm AMD Ryzen 4000 series processing. The performance is guaranteed. Let’s take a look at the performance of this high-value and light-weight notebook of this exclusive group of young designers!
Appearance: A-side contrasting color design, thin and light body
First of all, in terms of appearance, the A side of ThinkBook 15 adopts a design of up and down contrasting colors. The contrast of silver and gray is full of atmosphere. At the same time, with the metal body, the texture is very outstanding. On the lower right corner of the A side is the "ThinkBook" brand LOGO. .
In addition, on the B side, this notebook is equipped with a 15.6-inch IPS screen, with a high color gamut of 100% sRGB, and a resolution of 1920*1080. The display effect is very delicate. After we use the Spyder5 ELITE colorimeter to test, The final screen reaches 100% sRGB color gamut, and the actual look and feel of the screen is delicate, without graininess, and excellent display effect. For content creators, this color performance is sufficient to support later video editing and retouching.
Not only does the color perform well, this screen has also passed the TUV low blue light certification, which can effectively reduce the damage of the blue light of the screen to our eyes. At the same time, the DC dimming technology allows the screen to maintain the best viewing effect at all times, ensuring that we are watching movies. And the visual experience when in use, at the same time, the narrow frame design of only 5mm increases the screen-to-body ratio to 88%, which can not only effectively reduce the body size, but also bring a wider visual effect
In addition, above the screen is a high-definition camera with a physical switch. The manual switch design protects our safety from the physical level and ensures that our privacy is not exposed.
C side, this notebook has a backlit keyboard, the keyboard feels comfortable, and the number key area is also designed to facilitate our daily use.
In addition, the power button and fingerprint recognition of this notebook are integrated, which guarantees the integrity of the C side and is more convenient to use.
In terms of configuration, this notebook uses the new AMD Ryzen 5 4600U processor. This processor is designed with six cores and twelve threads. The default frequency is 2.1GHz, and the maximum acceleration clock frequency is up to 4.0GHz, whether it is daily office The post-production can be perfectly supported, and this processor integrates a high-performance AMD Radeon Graphics graphics card with excellent performance.
In terms of interfaces, this notebook has 2 USB 3.2 Gen2 Type-C ports, 2 USB 3.2 Gen1 Type-A ports, as well as an HDMI port, a microphone headphone port, and not only that, this notebook computer is also designed with standards The network port is very good to ensure the speed and stability of the network at work, and the laptop also supports the latest WiFi6 technology, with more bandwidth and faster daily use. In addition, in terms of charging power, it supports 65W power and can be used with a lipstick power supply.
Actual performance test: office, entertainment, and later stage can be easily competent
In terms of performance, we use common software on the market to test, and try to fully demonstrate the performance of this notebook.
The first is CINEBENCH R15. In this software, the actual multi-core score is 1263cb, and the single-core score is 176cb. The performance is excellent. In CINEBENCH R20, we can see that the multi-core score of this software is 2839cb. The core score is 456cb, the tenth-generation Core i5 low-voltage processor with overall performance leading the competition.
Decompression is a software that we often use every day. The decompression performance requires a higher processor. We tested it through the benchmark test of the 7-ZIP software. The AMD Ryzen 4600U processor scores 50095MIPS. Excellent performance.
In the chess test project, the AMD Ryzen 5 4600U processor has a comprehensive score of 21481, and its multi-threading performance is comparable to desktop-level processors. Compared with most of the AMD Ryzen 5 4500U processors currently on the market, ThinkBook 15 Because of its support for hyper-threading, the 4600U processor leads the performance by about 30%. Whether it is daily production office, creative or light game, it can have a very good performance.
3DMARK is a comprehensive software that comprehensively tests the performance of the whole machine. In daily use, we can see that the performance of this whole machine is excellent. It can basically play various types of online games currently on the market. There is no problem in playing LOL. .
PCMARK8 and PCMARK10 can simulate daily office operations such as opening documents, processing documents, and video conferences, and finally give the whole machine a score to refer to the performance of the whole machine. In the end, PCMARK8 scored 5008 and PCMARK10 scored 5168, which can easily cope with most office scenes on the market.
In terms of storage, ThinkBook 15 uses 16GB DDR4 3200MHz dual-channel memory. After testing, we can see that the read speed of this memory is 44811MB/S and the write speed is 44451MB/S. The performance is very good. In terms of hard drives, this notebook is equipped with a 512G PCIe high-speed SSD with sequential writes of 2349MB/S and sequential reads of 1386MB/S. It has very good support whether it is for daily use, post, games, etc.
We also noticed that the memory and hard disk configuration of this ThinkBook 15 have good scalability. The memory adopts the design of 8GB onboard memory + one memory slot, which is convenient for subsequent upgrades, and can support up to 24GB of large memory. It also uses dual M.2 hard disk slots, and there is a hard disk expansion slot for future upgrades, which can support up to 2TB solid state hard drives.
In terms of battery life, if this notebook is calculated by 19% of watching 2 hours of video, this notebook has a battery life of up to 10.5 hours. With a fast charge of 40% for half an hour, users can completely say goodbye to battery life anxiety. It is also due to the use of a 60W large-capacity battery in ThinkBook 15.
Written at the end: ThinkBook 15 adopts the A-side contrasting color design, the appearance is cool and elegant, which is very in line with the aesthetics of contemporary young people. At the same time, the extremely thin and light design makes this notebook excellent in portability. In addition, in terms of performance, this notebook The notebook is equipped with AMD Ryzen 5 4600U processor with 7nm process. It has excellent performance and can easily cope with most of the current daily applications. At the same time, it can also take into account the complex post-video editing work, and can also play online games in leisure time, integrating its friendly The price, this notebook is very suitable as the first creative notebook for young people.