Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Ultrabook : Lightest and Thinnest

By | July 23, 2014
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Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon is one of the lightest and thinnest Ultrabook which is available in the market. This laptop occupied 15 Awards at CES. The New 14″ ThinkPad X1 Carbon starts at just 2.83 lbs, and it is made up of carbon-fiber construction and packed with premium features like an Adaptive Keyboard that changes automatically with apps, RapidCharge battery technology and many more feature pack in this Lenovo laptop. The price of this laptop is very high, it is available in the  market near about $300o.

Design and Display

It has an ultra-thin design, with the new X1 Carbon stays cooler than ever. In fact, they also re-engineered its patented fan blades—so X1 Carbon, that provides the same cool and quiet performance you expect from a ThinkPad. And at just 17.72 mm thin, it’s the thinnest ThinkPad ever. The laptop is made up of Carbon fiber, which makes it light in weight and portable and easy to carry. It is available in premium color’s.

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The Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Ultrabook  has ColorBurst Display which has WQHD, 2560 x 1440p and antiglare screen mean the text is crisper, images are brighter, and colors are truer. This laptop has 300 nits with IPS for nearly 180-degrees of widescreen viewing. This Lenovo laptop has anti-smudge technology, which makes the display more clear and crisp. Also available with HD+ (1600 x 900) display.

Processor and Memory

ThinkPad X1 Carbon has Intel Core i5 chipset  processor (you can enhance it up to Core i7). The  Intel Core i5-4200U Processor  has a  clock speed of 2.60 GHz. The processor is coupled with 8 GB of RAM and it also has an Intel 4400 built-in graphics. For storage this laptop has  256 SSD, which is expandable up to 512 GB. It also has 3 MB cache memory for faster processing.

Camera and Connectivity

This laptop has 1.3 Mega-pixel web camera which able to record 720p HD video. The web camera delivers nice quality over the time of video calling via Skype or using the Google Hangout. The Lenovo IdeaPad Z510 providing many connectivity options such as WI-FI, Bluetooth, 1 HDMI port, 3 USB port, 4-in-1 built- in Micro SD carder is also present, for Ethernet RJ45 connecting port is also available. And this laptop has Sierra Wireless 7355 – Gobi 5000, Ericsson HSPA+(N5321) foe WWAN.

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All the feature of this laptop is good except the battery life, the Lenovo IdeaPad offered only  3-4 hours battery backup, which is very disappointing at the price range of laptop.


  • Display :  14 inch HD+  touchscreen display with anti glare technology
  • Processor : Intel 4th generation Core i5 processor or core i7 processor
  • Operating System : Windows 8.1 OS
  • Memory : 8 GB DDR3L RAM
  • Hard Disk :  265 GB SSD
  • Graphics : 4400Intel graphics
  • Optical Drive :   Not Available
  • Web Camera :  1.3 Mega-pixel HD web camera
  • Audio :  Stereo speakers with Dolby Advanced Audio V4
  • Battery :  4 Cell 48 Watt Hour Lithium-Ion
  • Connectivity :  Bluetooth 4.o, WI-FI 802.11 b/g/n, HDMI port, USB ports and Audio jack port
  • Weight : 2.8lbs
  • Dimensions (mm) :  331 x 226.2 x 13.2
  • Color :  matte silver colored, Matte Grey

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