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

    ThinkPad T430uFeatures

    Weighs Less Than 2.3 kg

    Whether you're travelling around the world or commuting between offices, at just 1.9 kg, 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.

    ThinkPad T430u Ultrabook Laptop
    Precision Keyboard
    ThinkPad T430u Ultrabook Laptop
    Access Connections™
  • Tech Specs

    ThinkPad T430uTech Specs

    PDFThinkpad T430u Ultrabook Datasheet

    PDFThinkPad T430u User Guide

    DescriptionThinkPad T430u Ultrabook†Feature availability varies by model and region.
    • 3rd generation Intel® Core™ Processor i3-3217U (1.8Ghz, 3MB L3 Cache)
    • 3rd generation Intel® Core™ Processor i5-3317U (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 i7-3517U (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
    1.87kgs (4.12lbs)
    • HDD: 320GB, 500GB, 1TB (5,400 rpm)
    • HDD: 320GB, 500GB (7,200 rpm)
    • SSD: 128GB, 24GB Micro with ExpressCache and DiskKeeper Utility
    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

      • 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
      • Accessories & Services

        ThinkPad T430uAccessories & Services

        • Port Replicator Series 3 with USB 3.0 (0A33970)

          Port Replicator Series 3 with USB 3.0 (0A33970)

          Everything you need. Nothing you don't. Snap into the ThinkPad Port Replicator Series 3 with USB 3.0 and get connected to your Local Area Network/Internet and workplace accessories such as a VGA monitor, keyboard, mouse, and printer.

        • ThinkPad USB 3.0 Secure Hard Drive - 750GB (0A65616)

          ThinkPad USB 3.0 Secure Hard Drive - 750GB (0A65616)

          Optimized for safeguarding essential data while on-the-go, the ThinkPad 750GB (1) USB 3.0 Secure Hard Drive offers high-level 256-bit Advanced Encryption Standard (AES) security within a slim, lightweight, self-powered, easy-to-use design.

        • Lenovo Slim USB Portable DVD Burner (0A33988)

          Lenovo Slim USB Portable DVD Burner (0A33988)

          Slimmer, lighter and more portable than ever! The Lenovo Slim USB Portable DVD Burner — is a small form factor external portable DVD and CD recordable drive powered by one or two available USB 2.0 ports with one USB Y cable, depending on configuration.

        • Lenovo Laser Wireless Mouse (0A36188)

          Lenovo Laser Wireless Mouse (0A36188)

          The portable, ambidextrous Lenovo Wireless Laser Mouse is perfect for anyone looking for a compact mouse to use every day and while on-the-go. Scroll through documents, spreadsheets, and more with increased accuracy and control — plus, an advanced power management system, a high-efficiency laser sensor, and an off switch help to maximize your battery life.

        Protect Your ThinkPad Laptop With Lenovo Services
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        Why Lenovo Services?

        • Comprehensive portfolio of award-winning services to support your PC throughout its lifecycle.
        • Services performed by Lenovo-certified technicians using Lenovo-qualified parts. No one knows our machines like we do!
        • Global delivery network and infrastructure delivering expertise where you need it most.

        24/7 Access to Advanced Technicians

        • Priority Technical Support makes your priority, our priority. 24x7 priority call routing to Lenovo’s advanced-level technicians, electronic incident tracking, and escalation management.

        On-Site Convenience and Extended Protection

        • Extended Warranties (up to 5 years) offer fixed term, fixed cost protection to help you accurately budget for PC expenses.
        • Warranty Upgrades/On-Site Service can maximize uptime and productivity with convenient, fast repair service at your place of business.

        Drops or Spills? No Problem With Accidental Damage Protection

        • Accidents happen, but it’s still possible to protect yourself from expensive, unexpected repairs. Lenovo provides coverage for damage incurred outside of warrantee under normal operating conditions, such as minor spills, drops, electrical surges, or damage to the integrated display.

        Ultimate Data Security

        • Keep Your Drive allows you to retain possession of your drive and data for maximum security and protection. (Not available in all regions.)
      Standard on the T430u:
      Battery Life
      Up to 7 hours with standard 3-cell battery
      Starting at 1.9 kg
      Mini DP, 2 USB 3.0, HDMI, Combo jack, 4-in-1 SD card reader
      Dual noise-cancelling HD microphones
      Stereo speakers with Dolby® Home Theatre® V4


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