Lenovo ThinkPad L13 Gen 2 | AMD

Here's what you need to know about 2021 Lenovo ThinkPad L13 Gen 2 | AMD including price, display info, CPU, RAM, storage, battery, and more.

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Lenovo ThinkPad L13 Gen 2 | AMD

Our analysis and reviews

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What we like

Reasons to like about Lenovo ThinkPad L13 Gen 2 | AMD.

Supports Windows 11

Lenovo ThinkPad L13 Gen 2 | AMD exceed all minimum system requirements for Windows 11.

RequirementsLenovo ThinkPad L13 Gen 2 | AMD
Secure BootYes
TPM 2.0 TPM 2.0
ProcessorAMD Ryzen 3-5400U → AMD Ryzen 7 Pro 5850U
4GB RAM8GB → 16GB
64GB Drive128GB → 2TB
2 Cores CPU4 → 8 cores
Great battery life of up to 10.93-hours

According to Lenovo, the Lenovo ThinkPad L13 Gen 2 | AMD lasts up to 10.93 hours of battery life.

Up to 10.93 hours of battery life
Tested with MobileMark 2018.
Upgradable storage

Lenovo ThinkPad L13 Gen 2 | AMD comes with a single removable M.2 SSD slot that you can replace and upgrade in the future. Learn more.

What we don't like

Reasons not to like about Lenovo ThinkPad L13 Gen 2 | AMD.

Non-upgradable memory

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Key Features

Lenovo ThinkPad L13 Gen 2 | AMD
At Glance
Released in Mid
2021
16:9 FHD
13.3”
1080p 60Hz
Weight
3.06 lb
1.39 kg
Up to
AMD Ryzen 7 Pro 5850U
8C/16T, 1.90 → 4.40 GHz
Geekbench 5
1,270
Single Core
Geekbench 5
5,727
Multi-Core
With integrated
AMD Radeon™ Graphics
8 Graphics Cores, 2000 MHz
Configurable up to
16GB
3200 MHz DDR4

Availability

Lenovo ThinkPad L13 Gen 2 | AMD
Released2021
Release Date
  • Announced on June 23, 2021 (MWC 2021).
  • Available starting August 2021.
PricingStarting at €649
Applicable ModelsLenovo ThinkPad L13 Gen 2 (AMD)
Stores

Exterior

Lenovo ThinkPad L13 Gen 2 | AMD
Dimensions12.26 x 8.62 x 0.69 inches (311.5 x 219 x 17.6 mm)
Weight3.06 lbs (1.39 kg)
Colors
Black Silver
Keyboard and Trackpad
  • 6-row, spill-resistant, multimedia Fn keys with Unified Communications controls
  • Optional keyboard backlit.
  • Trackpad + TrackPoint® pointing device
  • Multitouch glass touchpad

Display

Lenovo ThinkPad L13 Gen 2 | AMD
Size13.3 Inches
Info
  • 13.3” HD Non-touch TN Display
    16:9, TN, Anti-Glare, Non-touch, 1366x768, 250nit, 45% NTSC, 90% VA, 500:1, 60Hz.
  • 13.3” FHD Non-touch IPS Display
    16:9, IPS, Anti-Glare, Non-touch, 1920x1080, 250nit, 45% NTSC, 170% VA, 800:1, 60Hz.
  • 13.3” FHD Touch IPS Display
    16:9, IPS, Anti-Glare, Non-touch, 1920x1080, 300nit, 72% NTSC, 170% VA, 700:1, 60Hz.

Ports

Lenovo ThinkPad L13 Gen 2 | AMD
Ports
Left
  • 2 x USB-C
    1 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps).
    1 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 (10 Gbps)
    Both ports support data transfer, Power Delivery 3.0 and DisplayPort™ 1.4.
  • 1 x USB-A
    USB 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps) with Always On.
  • 1 x Ethernet extension connector
  • 1 x Headset jack
    3.5mm
Right
  • 1 x USB-A
    1 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps).
  • 1 x HDMI 2.0
  • 1 x MicroSD Card Reader
  • 1 x Kensington security slot.

Internal Specs

Lenovo ThinkPad L13 Gen 2 | AMD
Processor
  1. AMD Ryzen™ 3 5400U
    4 cores, 8 threads, 2.60 → 4.00 GHz, 2MB L2 Cache, 8MB L3 Cache, 15W
  2. AMD Ryzen™ 5 5600U
    6 cores, 12 threads, 2.30 → 4.20 GHz, 3MB L2 Cache, 16MB L3 Cache, 15W
  3. AMD Ryzen™ 5 Pro 5650U
    6 cores, 12 threads, 2.30 → 4.20 GHz, 3MB L2 Cache, 16MB L3 Cache, 15W
  4. AMD Ryzen™ 7 Pro 5850U
    8 cores, 16 threads, 1.90 → 4.40 GHz, 4MB L2 Cache, 16MB L3 Cache, 15W

Geekbench 5 Single Core

Lenovo ThinkPad L13 Gen 2 | AMD1
AMD Ryzen™ 3 5400U1,08185.12%
2
AMD Ryzen™ 5 5600U1,21095.28%
3
AMD Ryzen™ 5 Pro 5650U1,26099.21%
4
AMD Ryzen™ 7 Pro 5850U1,270100.00%
01,270

Geekbench 5 Multi-Core

Lenovo ThinkPad L13 Gen 2 | AMD1
AMD Ryzen™ 3 5400U3,63563.47%
2
AMD Ryzen™ 5 5600U5,30292.58%
3
AMD Ryzen™ 5 Pro 5650U5,01587.57%
4
AMD Ryzen™ 7 Pro 5850U5,727100.00%
05,727
Integrated Graphics
  1. AMD Ryzen™ 3 5400U
    AMD Radeon™ Graphics
    6 Graphics Cores, 1600 MHz
  2. AMD Ryzen™ 5 5600U
    AMD Radeon™ Graphics
    7 Graphics Cores, 1800 MHz
  3. AMD Ryzen™ 5 Pro 5650U
    AMD Radeon™ Graphics
    7 Graphics Cores, 1800 MHz
  4. AMD Ryzen™ 7 Pro 5850U
    AMD Radeon™ Graphics
    8 Graphics Cores, 2000 MHz
Memory
8GB 16GB
  • Memory Slots: Memory soldered to the system board, no slots.
  • Memory Type: Dual Channel Non-ECC DDR4 Memory.
  • Memory Speed: 3200 MHz.
Storage
128GB 256GB 512GB 1TB
  • Storage Slots: 1 x M.2 2280 PCIe Gen 3x4 slot
    Supports M.2 2242/2280 SSD.

Connectivity

Lenovo ThinkPad L13 Gen 2 | AMD
Wi-Fi
  • Mediatek Wi-Fi 6 MT7921, 802.11ax 2x2 Wi-Fi + Bluetooth 5.2, M.2 Card
  • Realtek RTL8852AE, Wi-Fi 6, 802.11ax Dual Band 2x2 Wi-Fi + Bluetooth 5.2, M.2 card
  • Intel® Wi-Fi 6 AX200, 802.11ax 2x2 Wi-Fi + Bluetooth 5.2, M.2 card
BluetoothBluetooth 5.2
EthernetGigabit Ethernet, RJ45 via optional ThinkPad® Ethernet Extension Adapter Gen 2

Battery

Lenovo ThinkPad L13 Gen 2 | AMD
Size46 Wh Integrated Li-Polymer battery
supports Rapid Charge (charge up to 80% in 1hr) with 65W AC adapter
Battery LifeUp to 10.93 hours of battery life
Tested with MobileMark 2018.
Power Supply
  • 45W USB-C (2-pin) AC adapter
  • 45W USB-C (3-pin) AC adapter
  • 65W USB-C slim (3-pin) AC adapter
  • 65W USB-C slim (2-pin) AC adapter
  • 65W USB-C (2-pin) AC adapter
  • 65W USB-C (3-pin) AC adapter
  • No power adapter

Software

Lenovo ThinkPad L13 Gen 2 | AMD
OS
  • Windows® 10 Pro 64
  • Windows 10 Home 64
  • Windows 11 Pro 64
  • Windows 11 Home 64
  • Windows 11 DG Windows 10 Pro 64
  • No operating system

Camera & Audio

Lenovo ThinkPad L13 Gen 2 | AMD
Camera
  • Front-facing camera
    720p HD with privacy shutter.
  • Windows Hello IR support (optional).
Audio
  • High Definition (HD) Audio, Realtek® ALC3287 codec
  • Stereo speakers, 2W x2, Dolby® Audio™ Premium
  • Dual array microphone

Misc

Lenovo ThinkPad L13 Gen 2 | AMD
Sensors
  • Infrared (IR) Camera (optional; required for use with Windows Hello)
  • Fingerprint Reader (optional)
Security
  • Security Chip
    • Discrete TPM 2.0, TCG certified
    • Firmware TPM 2.0 integrated into the chipset
    • Disabled (in some regions)
  • Physical Locks
    • Kensington® Security Slot
  • Smart Card Reader
    • Smart card reader
    • No smart card reader
  • Fingerprint Reader
    • Touch style fingerprint reader on the power button, match-on-chip
    • No fingerprint reader
  • BIOS Security
    • Supervisor password
    • Power-on password
    • NVMe password
    • Self-healing BIOS
  • Other Security
    • (Optional) Camera privacy shutter
    • (Optional) IR camera for Windows Hello
Warranty
  • 1-year depot service
  • 1-year depot with 2-year system board service
  • 1-year limited onsite service
  • 1-year + 2-year depot service
  • 1-year + 2-year limited onsite service
  • 3-year (1-yr battery) depot service
  • 3-year (1-yr battery) limited onsite service
  • No base warranty