Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 14-inch Ultrabook Hands-on: Available this summer

X1_closed The ThinkPad X1 Carbon’s powerful design is amazingly thin and light, yet extremely durable. Created for those who demand the highest levels of performance, mobility, entertainment and design, the ThinkPad X1 Carbon exceeds Ultrabook™ specifications by using a premium Carbon Fiber roll cage to create a ThinkPad tough Ultrabook™ weighing right at 3 lbs. “We crafted the ThinkPad X1 Carbon with premium carbon fiber material in order to make it incredibly thin and light, yet durable,” said Lu Yan, senior vice president, Think Product Group, Lenovo. “Our new ThinkPad laptop portfolio embodies much of the innovative thinking exemplified in the X1 Carbon, such as a backlit keyboard, super-bright high definition display, Dolby® Home Theatre® and rich communications features that balance business performance with personal use.”

This new laptop will be the World’s lightest 14” ultrabook; at 3lbs. Maximizing screen size without the added weight. Also professionals have to be connected. The ThinkPad X1 Carbon is designed with Mobile Broadband 3G- keeping professionals always connected.The X1 Carbon has a vibrant hi-resolution HD+ screen that is bright (300 nit), has a great picture and wide viewing angles. Along with the Precision backlit keyboard with ThinkPad’s trusted feel.
Lenovo is crafted with premium carbon fiber to build in ThinkPad resilient strength.


  • Vibrant Hi-Resolution 14” (1600×900) Screen
  • Rapid Charge option, 80% charge in 30 minutes
  • ThinkPad Enhanced Experience 3.0
  • vPro technology for enterprise manageability
  • Great sound quality with Dolby Home Theater v4
  • Connectivity includes 3G
  • Built to Last with Carbon Fiber roll cage
  • Backlit Keyboard
  • 720p HD camera with Face Tracking
  • 3rd Generation Intel Core processors


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