Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon (2014)

  |   by Josh Grant

The Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon (2014) runs on a Intel Core i5-4300U dual-core processor and offers a 14-inch display, Integrated Intel HD Graphics 4400, a 180GB Intel 530 Series M.2 SSD and an 8-cell battery.

  • 14-inch display (2560 x 1440 resolution, anti-glare surface, IPS panel, 10 point touch enabled)
  • Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit
  • Intel Core i5-4300U dual-core processor (1.9GHz, up to 2.9GHz Turbo Boost, 3MB cache, 15W TDP)
  • Integrated Intel HD Graphics 4400
  • 4GB DDR3L-1600 RAM (1x 4GB soldered; 8GB max. supported, soldered)
  • 180GB Intel 530 Series M.2 SSD (INTEL SSDSCKGF180A4L)
  • No internal optical drive
  • Intel Dual-Band Wireless-AC 7260 w/ Bluetooth 4.0
  • 8-cell battery (45Whr)
  • 1-year limited warranty
  • Dimensions: 13.0″ x 8.94″ x 0.55~0.79″
  • Weight: 2.8 lbs

  • Pros

    • Excellent build quality and design
    • High resolution touch enabled display
    • Good performance
    • Good battery life
  • Cons

    • The keyboard is a mess
    • The Clickpad has a vague feel
    • No extended-life battery option
    • Soldered memory chips

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