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Refurbished Lenovo ThinkPad T490 Core i5 8th gen 8GB 256GB 14 Inch Windows 11 Professional Laptop

SKU: T1/T490i58GB256GBW10P Quickfind Code: 1802752
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Excellent cosmetic condition: full working order.


Enjoy the peace of mind that your product is covered with a guarantee on both parts and labour.

Looks as good as new

Excellent cosmetic condition and in full working order. Our expert engineers have checked and tested every product for extra peace of mind.

What's in the box

A charging cable will be provided. However, no further accessories are included unless otherwise stated in the description below.

Limited Stock

Our refurbished products sell out quickly, so be quick and get a fantastic product at a fraction of the new price.

Ex-Corporate Machine.

This device is an ex-corporate/lease machine, mainly used in an office environment. Please be reassured that this will not affect the use of the refurbished item in any way, and we are sure you will be more than happy with your purchase.

Our experienced in-house engineers have professionally refurbished this device to an excellent cosmetic condition, but it may show signs of previous usage. Our expert team has also checked and tested this product to ensure it is in full working order.

Experience the Ultimate Visual Delight

Immerse yourself in stunning visuals with the FHD display of the ThinkPad T490, enhanced by a new narrower bezel design that not only elevates its aesthetic appeal but also enhances your productivity, making every workday more sleek and efficient.

Battle-Tested, Life-Ready

Engineered to withstand the harshest conditions, the ThinkPad T490 undergoes rigorous testing against 12 military-grade requirements and over 200 quality checks. From the Arctic wilderness to desert dust storms, from zero gravity to spills and drops, this laptop is built to endure whatever challenges life throws your way, ensuring reliability that lasts a lifetime.

Stay Connected, Anywhere, Anytime

Whether you're on the move or stationed at your desk, the ThinkPad T490 keeps you seamlessly connected. Its innovative USB-C side mechanical docking station effortlessly connects with two male Type-C ports, automatically leveling your device for hassle-free connectivity and uninterrupted workflow.

Uncompromising Security, Always

Protect your business data and safeguard your privacy with the comprehensive suite of ThinkShield security features. The discrete Trusted Platform Module (dTPM) encrypts your data, working in tandem with Windows 11 Pro security for enhanced protection. With ThinkShutter, a physical camera cover, you can control when you're seen, ensuring privacy whenever you need it. Plus, the optional fingerprint reader utilizes biometrics for seamless, secure logins with just a simple touch.

Your Eyes Only

Experience unparalleled privacy with ThinkShield's advanced hardware and software integration. PrivacyGuard, a built-in privacy filter, ensures that your screen contents are visible only when viewed head-on, shielding sensitive information from prying eyes. Meanwhile, PrivacyAlert, integrated software, detects potential threats by alerting you when others are looking over your shoulder, ensuring your data remains confidential at all times.

What's in the Box?

  • Laptop
  • Power adaptor

When setting up your new unit you will need to activate your Microsoft License Key. Follow the simple step by step guide to find out how to do so, it is really quick and easy to do!

How to activate your Microsoft License Key »

Some devices come with Windows 11 Pro pre-installed, but some may need manually updating to Windows 11 Pro. It's easy and free to do in just 3 simples steps. Find out how by clicking here »

How to upgrade to Windows 11 Pro

Windows 11 Pro the most productive and secure version of windows yet with easy navigation, easy organisation and faster performance. Windows 11 has all the power and security of windows 10 with a redesigned and refrshed look. With new tools, sounds and apps that all come together to bring a new refreshing Windows experience.

1. Settings > On your device running Windows 10 ProSelect the start button, then click on settings.

2. Updates & Security > Click on Updates & Security.

3. Windows Update > Select check for updates to see if your PC can run windows 11 Pro, or if the upgrade is ready for your PC

Screen size 14in
Resolution 1366 x 768
Refresh Rate 60 Hz
Touch screen Non Touchscreen
Convertible Device
Battery Run Time 40minutes
Manufacturer Intel
Series Core i5
Generation 8th gen
Cores 4
Clock Speed 1.6 GHz
Memory (RAM)
Installed Size 8 GB
Type DDR4
Total Slots 1
Maximum Capacity 40GB
SSD Capacity
SSD stands for Solid State Drive and is a form of flash storage that has the same functionality as a hard drive but operates at much faster speeds. An SSD will help speed up your system by reducing loading times across all programs and tasks.
256 GB
Graphics Type Integrated
Graphics Manufacturer Intel
Integrated Graphics Intel UHD Graphics
VR Ready
Ports & Connectivity
USB 3.0 2
Bluetooth Bluetooth 5.0
Condition Refurbished
Graded Status
Our tech in Excellent, Very Good, and Good condition has been checked and tested by our team of expert engineers.
Operating system
Operating System Windows 11 Pro
Warranty 1 year warranty

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