ThinkPad T430u Ultrabook


Combine the legendary productivity of the T Series with the thin and light agility of an Ultrabook™, and you get the T430u – enterprise-level performance in an incredibly mobile package, with a few powerful extras thrown in for good measure.

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  • Features


    Weighs Less Than 5lbs

    Whether you're travelling around the world or commuting between offices, at just 4.08 lbs, the T430u won't weigh you down.

    MIL-SPEC Tested

    The T430u meets eight rugged military-spec tests against extreme environmental variables, including temperature, pressure, dust, humidity, and vibration testing. Sturdy aluminum construction and the Active Protection System™ provide a rock-solid machine.

    Precision Keyboard

    The new 6-row precision island keyboard with improved ergonomic design is the best ThinkPad keyboard yet.

    Enhanced Graphics

    Whether you choose integrated Intel® HD Graphics or discrete graphics featuring NVIDIA® Optimus™ technology, you'll enjoy stunning visuals on the T430u.

    Integrated 720p HD Webcam and Dual Digital Array Microphones

    Crystal clear video and audio, face tracking and keystroke noise suppression technology will help you web conference or chat like you're really there.

    14-inch HD Display

    The HD display delivers bright, crisp visuals on the T430u — even when looked at from a wide angle.

    Dolby® speakers With Home Theater® v4

    Enjoy an immersive surround sound experience whether listening to a presentation or kicking back with a movie.

    Accidental Damage Protection

    Protect your investment and minimize your financial risk in connection with your ThinkPad with Accidental Damage Protection From Lenovo Services.

    Mobile Hot Spot

    If your 3G carrier allows tethering, use Mobile HotSpot to share WiFI, WWAN, or Ethernet with colleagues wirelessly.

    Environmentally Friendly

    Every ThinkPad is made from post-consumer content and uses 100 percent recycled packaging, so you can improve both your business and the planet by choosing a ThinkPad.

    Lenovo ThinkVantage® Technologies

    With easy to use, practical, and secure software solutions including Password Manager, Rescue and Recovery®, and Access Connections™, Lenovo has got you covered.

  • Tech Specs

    Tech Specs

    Description ThinkPad T430u Ultrabook†
    • 3rd generation Intel® Core™ Processor i3-3227u (1.8Ghz, 3MB L3 Cache)
    • 3rd generation Intel® Core™ Processor i5-3337u (Up to 2.6GHz, 3MB L3 Cache)
    • 3rd generation Intel® Core™ Processor i5-3427U (Up to 2.8GHz, 3MB L3 Cache)
    • 3rd generation Intel® Core™ Processor i7-3537u (Up to 3.0GHz, 4MB L3 Cache)
    Operating System
    • Windows 8 Pro
    • Windows 8
    • Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
    • Windows 7 Professional 64 bit
    14.0" HD AntiGlare (1366 x 768) (200 NIT)
    720p HD Camera With Face Tracking
    Up to 8GB DDR3 1600 MHz
    Battery Life
    Up to 7.0 hours
    1.85kg (4.08lbs)
    • HDD: 320GB, 500GB, 1TB (5,400 rpm)
    • HDD: 320GB, 500GB (7,200 rpm)
    • SSD: 128GB, 24GB Micro with ExpressCache and DiskKeeper Utility, 180GB
    Dolby® Home Theater® v4
    ThinkPad Precision Keyboard, spill-resistant, island-style, six-rows
    Ethernet RJ45
    Wireless WWAN
    • Gobi 3K 14.4Mbps/HSPA
    • Ericsson HSPA + WWAN Minicard (H5321gw)
    • Intel® HD 4000 Graphics
    • NVIDIA® GeForce® GT 620M (1GB)
    Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 2230
    I/O (Input/Output) Ports
    • 1 MiniDisplayPort with audio
    • 1 3.5mm Combo Jack Headphone/MIC
    • 2 USB 3.0 HDMI
    • 1 4-in-1 SD Card Reader (SD/SDHC/SDXC/MMC slot)


    Software Offerings

    Offerings Description
    • Adobe® Reader®
    • Microsoft Office 2010 (requires purchase of product key for activation)
    • Microsoft Windows® Live™ Essentials
    • Norton™ Internet Security™
    • Skype™
    • Access Connections
    • Lenovo Solutions for Small Business
    • Password Manager 4.0
    • Power Manager

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