Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon (6th Gen) Laptop Launched Today in a Black Color Variant. The Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon could be the best business category laptop in the World. Today Lenovo launched the another ThinkPad edition in a Black color variant which looks cool and elegant. The reliability and durability of all ThinkPad generation laptops are great. The starting price is $2,099 (Rs. 1,37,129 approx). The combination of the classic keyboard with premium specs and design with nice built quality turns on the first impression.
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon (6th Gen) laptop features an iconic trackpad and a physical mouse button gives a genuine ThinkPad feel. The edition of ‘ThinkPad’ branding could tell everything about this model. The carbon-fiber chassis helps the laptop to hold the device look with a smoother texture feeling. I think that’s why Lenovo give it the name of ‘X1 Carbon’ – maybe.
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Specifications
This one has the dual 720P HD camera setup of ‘Think Shutter Camera Privacy’ from which the secondary camera will work as an IR camera for Windows Hello Face recognition. There is also a fingerprint sensor placed under the keyboard. The keyboard lights up as well and the power button placed just above the keyboard. The carbon fiber chassis helps to reduce the weight of the laptop. Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon comes with a 14-inch Full-HD IPS anti-glare display with 1920 x 1080 resolution along with 300 nits.
The keyboard buttons are slightly curved for better grip and user accessibility without any issues. The gap between button is also quite satisfactory in terms of other keypads. The X1 Carbon comes with Intel 6th to 8th Gen with Core i7 with vPro processor which features 1.9GHz to 4.2GHz turbo-boost along with 8MB Cache. The integrated Intel UHD 620 graphics with 16GB of LPDDR3 2133 MHz onboard RAM is good enough for better performance. It supports up to 1TB PCIe-NVME (Non-Volatile Memory Express) OPAL2.0 SSD storage capacity.
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon has an integrated Li-ion 57 W/hr battery with a USB-C power adapter which supports Rapid Charge Technology which can last up to 15 hours of moderate usage. The Wi-Fi 802.11ac and Bluetooth v4.1 connectivity are available. There are two USB 3.0 ports, two Intel Thunderbolt 3.0 ports, 3.5 audio and microphone combo jack, 4-in-1 microSD card reader, HDMI port and an ethernet port available on this laptop.
The laptop runs on Windows 10 Pro and Home 64-bit edition. It has Kensington lock slot, dTPM 2.0, Fast Identity Online Authentication feature. The active touch screen is also available with a touch pen. The active noise-cancelation with dual-array far field microphone comes in handy. The Integrated Global Mobile Broadband LTE-A feature will also be available from May 2018.
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon weighs around 1.13 kg which is almost lighter than other laptops. The 360° full-rotational display like Lenovo Yoga laptops is also a key feature. The laptop comes with a quick start guide, power adapter, and 1-year manufacturing warranty.