Lenovo ThinkPad E15 Gen 2 (Intel)

Lenovo ThinkPad E15 Gen 2 (Intel)
  • Launched: January 2021
  • Screen-to-body ratio: ~76.6%
  • Dimensions: 365 x 240 x 18.9 mm (14.37 x 9.45 x 0.74 inches)
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Review

Evaluation of the main characteristics with the configuration selected for the ThinkPad E15 Gen 2 (Intel).
Performance
45
Gaming
42
Display
34
Battery Life
56
Connectivity
67
Case
82
NanoReview Score
48
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Tests and Specifications

Detailed tests and technical specifications of the Lenovo ThinkPad E15 Gen 2 (Intel)

Case

Weight 1.7 kg (3.75 lbs)
Dimensions 365 x 240 x 18.9 mm
14.37 x 9.45 x 0.74 inches
Area 876 cm2 (135.8 inches2)
Screen-to-body ratio ~76.6%
Side bezels 9.8 mm
Colors Black
Transformer No
Opening angle 180°
Cooling solution
Cooling system Active
Vapor chamber No
Number of fans 2
Noise level 30.6 dB

Display

Size 15.6 inches
Type IPS LCD
Refresh rate 60 Hz
PPI 141 ppi
Aspect ratio 16:9
Resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels
HDR support No
Touchscreen No
Coating Matte
Display tests
Contrast 1200:1
sRGB color space 58%
Adobe RGB profile 39.9%
DCI-P3 color gamut 38.7%
Response time 18 ms
Max. brightness
250 nits

Battery

Capacity
Battery type Li-Po
Replaceable No
Fast charging Yes
USB Power Delivery Yes
Charging port position Left
Charge power 65 W
Weigh of AC adapter 350 gramm

CPU

CPU name
Base frequency 1.7-3.0 GHz
Turbo frequency 4.1 GHz
Cores 2
Threads 4
L3 Cache 6 MB
Integrated GPU Intel Iris Xe Graphics G4
Fabrication process 10 nm

Benchmarks

Geekbench 5 (Single-Core)
1206
Geekbench 5 (Multi-Core)
2489
Cinebench R23 (Single-Core)
1334
Cinebench R23 (Multi-Core)
2485

Graphics Card

GPU name
Type Dedicated
Fabrication process 12 nm
FLOPS 2.822 TFLOPS
Memory size 2 GB
Memory type GDDR6
Memory bus 64 bit
Memory speed ~8-10 Gbps
Shading units (cores) 896
Texture mapping units (TMUs) 56
Raster operations pipelines (ROPs) 32
GPU performance
2.822 TFLOPS

RAM

RAM size
Channels 1x8 GB
Clock 3200 MHz
Type DDR4
Upgradable Yes
Total slots 1
Max. ram size 32 GB

Storage

Storage size
Bus PCI-E Gen 3.0 (4x)
Storage type SSD (M2)
Channels 1x256 GB
Upgradable Yes
Total slots 2
NVMe Yes

Sound

Audio chip Realtek ALC3287
Speakers 2.0
Power 2x2W
Dolby Atmos Yes
Loudness 72.8 dB
Microphones 2

Connectivity

Wi-Fi standard v6
Bluetooth v5.1
Fingerprint Yes
Optical drive No
Webcam Above the display
Webcam resolution 1280 x 720
Ports
USB-A 2x USB 3.2
USB Type-C 1x USB 4.0
Thunderbolt Thunderbolt 4
HDMI 1x HDMI 1.4
DisplayPort No
VGA No
Audio jack (3.5 mm) Yes
Ethernet (RJ45) Yes
SD card reader No
Proprietary charging port No

Input

Keyboard
Keyboard type Island
Numpad Yes
Backlight Yes
Touchpad
Surface Plastic
Windows Precision Yes

Comments

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Jairo Cervantes 05 April 2022 22:35
The PSREF for this product says it has only one slot for memory RAM: https://psref.lenovo.com/Product/ThinkPad/ThinkPad_E15_Gen_2_Intel
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Sergey 06 April 2022 11:40
You are right. Sorry for that, specs are fixed.
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Steve M 02 February 2022 18:27
The most important feature of this keyboard is the Trackpoint! Not even mentioned ...
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