The ThinkPad X1 is the thinnest ThinkPad with just a thinness of 16.5 mm. It only weighs 1.73 kilos. It provides connections for mini DP to VGA and USB 3.0. It provides an LED backlit keyboard so you can conveniently work even in dark environments.
Don’t fret if you accidentally spill something. It has been equipped with a spill-resistant drainage design. The buttonless touchpad and Trackpoint is part of the UltraNav control system to provide more convenient tools as you work.
Everybody is always concerned about the power to sustain operations especially while on the go. Lenovo offers RapidCharge technology that can charge 80% of the battery in just 30 minutes so you can recharge especially when pressed for time or when in transit from one place to another. This charging technology charges 2.5 times faster than regular ThinkPad battery. The battery life can last up to 10 hours.
The screen is protected with Corning Gorilla Glass. It is kept cool and quiet with 5th generation Lenovo fan blade technology. It has undergone 8 military specifications test. The unit is protected from impact with Roll Cage Technology. It has an improved fingerprint reader, encrypting hard drives, remote security management, secure prevention of data loss and preloaded Norton Internet Security 201.
It is backed up by the latest second generation Intel core i5 and i3 processors to provide 20% faster CPU performance, two times faster for graphics performance and a maximum of ten times the transfer speed of data through USB 3.0, 20-second faster startup time with Enhanced Experience 2.0 by Lenovo for Windows 7.
The speed of your PC can be adapted as needed with Intel Turbo Boost 2.0. The RapidDrive SSD technology that is optional offers faster startup for ThinkPad X1 up to 30%. WWAN Antenna Performance provides 15% faster speed for wireless connection. Lenovo Instant Resume restores wireless connection in just 8 seconds.
Sound functions are supported with dual array microphones built with echo and noise cancellation, keystroke noise suppression to only allow voice and not typing sound to be heard and concentrated sound focus. It has Dolby Home Theater v4 accompanied with stereo speakers.
Clear images are produced even in lowlight settings with the HD720p Webcam. It has integrated LCD screen with superbright 350 nit HD display. HDMI 1.4 is provided for video output so you can connect your ThinkPad X1 to HDTV or HD displays.
ThinkPad X1 Carbon
It is said to be the world’s lightest business class 14-inch Ultrabook. It is backed up by up to 3rd generation of Intel Core i7 CPU and is operated by Windows 7 [up to 64bit Professional]. It weighs less than 3 lbs and has a thinness of 0.74 inches or 18.8 mm.
The 300-nit HD+ display provides high resolution for your viewing experience. The integrated HD Webcam has lowlight sensitivity and wide-angel viewing for your communication and photo capture. It has dual array digital HD microphone for conference and private VoIP meetings. It has keyboard noise suppression.
Web conference is supported by Polycom Real Presence Desktop and Real Presence Mobile video collaboration. Surround sound and clear viewing is supported by HDMI output, Intel HD graphics and Dolby Home Theater v4.
Battery life can last up to 7 hours. It is also enhanced with RapidCharge technology that will charge 80% of the battery in just about 30 minutes. The Power Manager limits energy drain by idle processes, and backs up extra energy when needed. It maximizes the system’s runtime when unplugged. It has Lenovo Mobile access and 3G for contract-free wireless connections. The X1 Carbon can also be a mobile hotspot.
It also spill-resistant with carbon-fiber roll cage keyboard. The Active Protection System protects against accidental impact. Secure login is supported by Fingerprint Reader. It has Intel vPro technology for management, protection, access and location of assets by businesses.