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Lenovo ThinkPad T540p


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For full specifications see the Lenovo ThinkPad T540p specifications page.

NameLenovo ThinkPad T540p
Processor4th Gen Intel Core i3-4000M (3MB Cache, 2.40GHz)
4th Gen Intel Core i5-4200M (3MB Cache, up to 3.10GHz)
4th Gen Intel Core i5-4300M (3MB Cache, up to 3.30GHz)
4th Gen Intel Core i5-4330M (3MB Cache, up to 3.50GHz)
4th Gen Intel Core i7-4600M (4MB Cache, up to 3.60GHz)
4th Gen Intel Core i7-4700MQ (6MB Cache, up to 3.40GHz)
4th Gen Intel Core i7-4800MQ (6MB Cache, up to 3.70GHz)
4th Gen Intel Core i7-4900MQ (8MB Cache, up to 3.80GHz)
Screen15.6“ HD TN anti-glare (1366 x 768)
15.6” FHD anti-glare (1920 x 1080)
15.5“ 3K IPS anti-glare (2880 x 1620)
RAMUp to 16GB
HDDHDD: 320GB (5400 rpm / 7200 rpm)
HDD: 500GB (5400 rpm / 7200 rpm)
HDD: 1TB (5400 rpm)
SSD: Intel 180GB SSD
SSD: 256GB SSD eDrive (OPAL 2.0)
Optical DriveYes
GraphicsGeForce GT 730M
Intel HD Graphics
NetworkNative RJ45 (full size)
Intel Dual Band Wireless 7260BN
Intel Dual Band Wireless 7260AC
ThinkPad Wireless 2 x 2 BGN

Linux Compatibility

ProcessorNot Tested
ScreenNot Tested
HDDNot Tested
Graphics ChipNot Tested
VGA OutNot Tested
Display PortNot Tested
Optical DriveNot Tested
SoundNot Tested
MicrophoneNot Tested
Headphone PortNot Tested
Microphone-In PortNot Tested
EthernetNot Tested
WirelessNot Tested
BluetoothNot Tested
WWANNot Tested
USBNot Tested
FirewireNot Tested
Card ReaderNot Tested
WebcamNot Tested
KeyboardNot Tested
TouchPadNot Tested
Fingerprint ReaderNot Tested
SmartCard InterfaceNot Tested
Suspend/ResumeNot Tested


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