Lenovo 15.6" ThinkPad P53s Mobile Workstation

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Lenovo 15.6" ThinkPad P53s Mobile Workstation
Key Features
  • 1.9 GHz Intel Core i7-8665U Quad-Core
  • 32GB DDR4 | 1TB PCIe NVMe Opal2 SSD
  • 15.6" FHD 1920 x 1080 IPS Display
  • Dedicated NVIDIA Quadro P520 (2GB GDDR5)
Created for designers, engineers, and video artists, the 15.6" ThinkPad P53s Mobile Workstation from Lenovo blends the power of a workstation with ultrabook mobility. This system is powered by a 1.9 GHz Intel Core i7-8665U quad-core processor and comes equipped with 32GB of 2400 MHz DDR4, which allows you to run multiple applications simultaneously. If you need more power, the system can be overclocked to 4.8 GHz using Intel Turbo Boost 2.0 technology.
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Lenovo P53s 15.6" Overview

Created for designers, engineers, and video artists, the 15.6" ThinkPad P53s Mobile Workstation from Lenovo blends the power of a workstation with ultrabook mobility. This system is powered by a 1.9 GHz Intel Core i7-8665U quad-core processor and comes equipped with 32GB of 2400 MHz DDR4, which allows you to run multiple applications simultaneously. If you need more power, the system can be overclocked to 4.8 GHz using Intel Turbo Boost 2.0 technology.

For storage of your files, the ThinkPad P53s is equipped with a 1TB PCIe NVMe Opal2 solid-state drive. If you want to add external storage, optical drives, memory card readers, and more, there is one 40 Gb/s Thunderbolt 3 port that supports DisplayPort and 10 Gb/s data transfer over USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C. There is an additional DisplayPort-equipped USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C port. Two 5 Gb/s USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A ports are also available, one of which doubles as an always-on port. Memory cards may be accessed via the built-in microSD card reader that supports SD, SDHC, and SDXC.

The 15.6" anti-glare IPS display features a Full HD 1920 x 1080 screen resolution, a 16:9 aspect ratio, and 250 cd/m2 brightness. It is powered by a dedicated NVIDIA Quadro P520 graphics card that has 2GB of GDDR5 RAM and delivers a sharp, clear picture. You'll also be able to output video to an external display at resolutions up to 4096 x 2304 @ 60 Hz using the system's USB Type-C port and up to 4096 x 2160 @ 30 Hz using the HDMI 1.4b port. Three independent displays are supported.

Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac) and Gigabit Ethernet are built-in for wire-free and wired networking, while Bluetooth 5.0 technology allows you to connect additional wireless peripherals. Other integrated features include a 720p webcam, a dual-array microphone, and stereo speakers with Dolby Audio Premium. The ThinkPad P53s Mobile Workstation is powered by a 65W USB Type-C power adapter and a 57Wh battery, which provides up to 14 hours of use before recharging is required. The installed operating system is Windows 10 Professional (64-Bit).

General Features

Heavyweight Performance, Lightweight Chassis

With an 8th Gen Intel quad-core processor and NVIDIA Quadro professional graphics, the ThinkPad P53s delivers the power and performance you need in a lightweight, portable package. Additionally, the ThinkPad P53s includes ISV certification from all the major vendors, like Autodesk, AVID, Bentley, Dassault Systèmes, PTC, and Siemens.

Your True Colors Are Beautiful

The ThinkPad P53s offers a 15.6" Full HD 1920 x 1080 display. Enjoy increased brightness, expanded contrast, more refined detail, and colors that are vibrant with an Adobe color gamut.

Audio So Amazing You'll Think it's Live

Speakers on the ThinkPad P53s deliver premium sound with Dolby Audio, which energizes your entertainment with rich, powerful sound. It dynamically adjusts audio to deliver home-theater quality in a virtual surround-sound experience for all your entertainment needs. Boosted bass and enhanced volume turn it all up for sound that's loud and clear enough to share.

Extremely Well-Connected

With a battery that runs up to 14 hours, the lightweight ThinkPad P53s Mobile Workstation can be taken everywhere.
Based on testing with MobileMark 2014. Battery life varies significantly with settings, usage, and other factors.

Tested for Battle, Built for Life

The ThinkPad P53s Mobile Workstation is tested against 12 military-grade requirements and more than 200 quality checks to ensure it runs in extreme conditions. From the Arctic wilderness to desert dust storms, from zero gravity to spills and drops, you can trust this laptop to handle whatever life throws your way.

Because Getting Hacked Would be Horrible

Built-in security features protect your business-critical info. Default discrete Trusted Platform Module (dTPM) encrypts data and works in conjunction with Windows 10 security features. ThinkShutter, a physical camera cover, blocks the lens to ensure that you're only seen when you want to be.

Thunderbolt 3

Thunderbolt 3 is a hardware interface that utilizes the reversible USB Type-C connector. Doubling the speed of its predecessor, Thunderbolt 3 features a maximum throughput of 40 Gb/s when used with compatible devices. The connector also transmits data via USB 3.1 at up to 10 Gb/s, and dual-bandwidth DisplayPort 1.2 allows you to connect up to two 4K displays simultaneously. Additionally, you can daisy chain up to six devices from a single Thunderbolt 3 port.

Windows 10 Pro (64-Bit)

Start Menu

After its hiatus in Windows 8, the Start Menu has returned. Utilizing a combination of the traditional menu system and Windows 8's Live Tiles, the improved Start Menu gives you more information at a glance, showing notification information alongside your applications and other pinned items.


Microsoft's digital personal assistant, Cortana can answer your questions with information gleaned from both your device and the internet at large. You can type or even talk with her, if your system has a microphone. Using her Notebook, Cortana keeps track of your needs and wants, and she learns over time to improve her information gathering skills.

Microsoft Edge

After nearly 20 years, Microsoft has finally replaced its Internet Explorer web browser. With Microsoft Edge, users can write directly on web pages and share notes with friends and colleagues. It also improves the online reading experience by adding a distraction-free mode and read-it-later functionality. Edge also has built-in Cortana integration; you can have her help you find a restaurant, make a reservation, and pull up directions without leaving your browser.

Windows Store

For Windows 10, Microsoft has unified the Windows Store. Now, apps for PCs, tablets, and phones will all be accessible from one place. And with support for Universal Apps, one version of an app can work across all your compatible devices automatically.

Windows Continuum

Windows 10 was designed for a variety of screen sizes and input styles, and with its Continuum feature, it automatically adapts to fit your needs. A Windows 10 tablet on its own requires a touch-centric approach, but attaching a mouse and keyboard will shift everything to a more traditional interface. You can even attach an external monitor to your Windows 10 phone for a near-desktop experience. But it's not just the operating system; Windows Universal Apps take advantage of Continuum as well.

Xbox on Windows 10

Gaming is a big focus of Windows 10. Xbox integration allows for PC players to match up against Xbox One players on supported games, and if you have an Xbox One, you can even stream compatible titles to your PC. Native support for recording with the new Game DVR feature makes it easy to capture and share your gameplay. The new DirectX12 takes better advantage of multi-core processors, giving games a performance boost, even on older hardware. Windows 10 also features native support for virtual reality headsets, such as the Oculus Rift.

Windows 10 Pro

The Pro version of Windows 10 includes all of the features of Windows 10 Home plus many designed specifically for business users, including Hyper-V virtualization, BitLocker disk encryption, and remote desktop access. Devices will also be able to join domains and the Azure Active Directory, and they can even access a specialized version of the Windows Store featuring custom, company-specific applications.

Lenovo P53s 15.6" Specs

Operating SystemWindows 10 Pro (64-Bit)
CPU1.9 GHz Intel Core i7-8665U Quad-Core
Maximum Boost Speed4.8 GHz
L3 Cache8 MB
Memory Type2400 MHz DDR4
Total Installed Memory32 GB
Memory Configuration1 x 16 GB (Onboard)
1 x 16 GB (User-Replaceable)
Maximum Memory Capacity48 GB
Memory Slots2 (0 Available)
Buffered MemoryNo
ECC MemoryNo
Graphics TypeDedicated
GPUNVIDIA Quadro P520 with 2 GB GDDR5 VRAM
Panel TypeIPS
Aspect Ratio16:9
Resolution1920 x 1080
Maximum Brightness250 cd/m2
Adaptive-Sync TechnologyNone
Storage and Expansion
Total Installed Capacity1 TB
Solid State Storage1 x 1 TB Integrated NVMe PCIe
Optical DriveNone
Ports2 x USB Type-A (USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 1)
USB Type-C1 x Thunderbolt 3 (Supports DisplayPort)
1 x USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 2 (Supports DisplayPort)
Display1 x HDMI 1.4b
Audio1 x 1/8" / 3.5 mm Headphone/Microphone Input/Output
Built-In SpeakersYes
Built-In MicrophonesYes
Media Card Slots1 x microSD/SDHC/SDXC
Ethernet1 x RJ45 (Gigabit)
Wi-FiWi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
MU-MIMO Support2 x 2
WebcamUser-Facing: 720p
Capacity57 Wh
Maximum Runtime14 Hours
Keyboard & Mouse
KeyboardNotebook Keyboard with Backlight
Pointing DeviceTouchPad, Pointing Stick
SecurityKensington Lock Slot, Infineon TPM Software Professional Package, Fingerprint Reader
Power Supply65 W
Dimensions14.4 x 9.76 x 0.75" / 365.8 x 248 x 19.1 mm
Weight3.9 lb / 1.77 kg
Packaging Info
Package Weight6.24 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)19.2 x 13.1 x 3.1"
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what is the maximum RAM support ?

what is the maximum RAM support ?
Asked by: Ish
Maximum Memory Capacity on this laptop would be 48 GB
Answered by: Moe
Date published: 2019-10-02
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