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Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 2 Core Intel Core I7-3xxx 2GHz 8GB 256GB SSD 14" Laptop

2 Intel Core I7-3xxx 2GHz 8GB Sep 2013
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A capacitive touch panel allows for impeccable response time to 10-finger touch. Actions trigger immediately, and the cursors follow your fingers around the screen without any perceptible lag or... More
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16 PCI Express Lanes (max)

The ThinkPad X1 Carbon has more PCI Express lanes (max) than most of the portable PCs of this age and spec. This Lenovo laptop is a 16 PCI Express lane (max) laptop compared to most of the similar spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the ThinkPad X1 Carbon which only have between 1 and 15 PCI Express lanes (max).

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Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

At 1,150 megahertz, the ThinkPad X1 Carbon has a fairly fast on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency compared to most of the other ultrabooks that have been around for more than two years. The average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of similar spec portable PCs that are a comparable age to the ThinkPad X1 Carbon is 1,100MHz.

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Good Brand

Notebook PCs produced by Lenovo generally have good ratings compared to other brands.

Quite Fast Processor Clock Speed

With a processor clock speed of 2 gigahertz, the ThinkPad X1 Carbon has a fairly fast processor clock speed compared to most of the other ultrabooks that have been available for around the same time as the ThinkPad X1 Carbon. The average processor clock speed of laptops that have been around for around the same time as the ThinkPad X1 Carbon is 1.8GHz, and the processor clock speeds range from 1GHz to 2.9GHz.

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Has a Front Camera

The Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon has a front camera, as do most of the other ultrabooks that came out around the same time as the ThinkPad X1 Carbon.

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Intel Core I7 Processor Family

The ThinkPad X1 Carbon has an Intel Core i7 processor family which is better than most notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to it. Most portable PCs of a comparable age and type to it have an Intel Core i5-3xxx processor family. The best processor family of all notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the ThinkPad X1 Carbon is Intel Core i7-3xxx and the worst is Intel Core i3-2xxx.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The ThinkPad X1 Carbon supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most portable PCs of a similar age and spec to it. This portable PC supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most notebook PCs that came out around the same time as it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. In addition, this notebook PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

This notebook PC's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across all notebook PCs of this type and age.

The worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst comparable types of notebook PC is 133MHz.

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SSD Storage Medium

This laptop has an SSD storage medium, which is typical of many laptops of this age and spec. Solid State Drives (SSD) store data in semiconductors on a circuit board rather than using magnetic or optical media. Solid State Drives have no moving parts which makes them very fast and reliable.

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Fairly Big Maximum Internal Memory

The ThinkPad X1 Carbon has a fairly big maximum internal memory (32,768 megabytes) compared to most of the other ultrabooks that have been around for a similar time to the ThinkPad X1 Carbon. The smallest maximum internal memory of portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to the ThinkPad X1 Carbon is 16GB, the biggest is 33GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 24GB.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This laptop has an 802.11a|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is the most frequently found WiFi standard on portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to it.

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Fairly Fast Maximum Turbo Frequency

The ThinkPad X1 Carbon has one of the faster maximum turbo frequencies (3.2 gigahertz) amongst ultrabooks of this age. Across all the ultrabooks that were launched more than two years ago the maximum turbo frequencies range from 2.2GHz to 3.6GHz, and the average maximum turbo frequency is 2.9GHz.

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Has a Touch Sensitive Screen

Unlike most of the other laptops that have been around for around the same time as the ThinkPad X1 Carbon which do not have a touch sensitive screen, the Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon has a touch sensitive screen.

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Fairly High Speaker Power

At 2 Watts, the ThinkPad X1 Carbon has a quite high speaker power compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the ThinkPad X1 Carbon. The average speaker power of ultrabooks that were launched around the same time as the ThinkPad X1 Carbon is 1.7W.

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Quite Big L3 Cache

The smallest L3 cache of notebook PCs that have been around for a similar time to the ThinkPad X1 Carbon is 2MB, the biggest is 6MB, and the average L3 cache is 3.3MB. At 4 megabytes, the ThinkPad X1 Carbon has a quite big L3 cache compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the ThinkPad X1 Carbon.

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Fairly Big Cache Memory

With a cache memory of 4 megabytes, the ThinkPad X1 Carbon has one of the bigger cache memories amongst ultrabooks of this age. Across all the similar spec laptops that were released more than two years ago the cache memories range from 2MB to 6MB, and the average cache memory is 3.3MB.

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Quite Big Processor Cache

The ThinkPad X1 Carbon has a fairly big processor cache (4 megabytes) compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the ThinkPad X1 Carbon. The smallest processor cache of ultrabooks that have been on the market for a similar time to the ThinkPad X1 Carbon is 2MB and the biggest is 6MB.

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Light

The weights of notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the ThinkPad X1 Carbon range from 870g to 3.3kg, and the average weight is 1.6kg. With a weight of only 1.4 kilograms, the Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon is one of the lighter notebook PCs of this age and spec amongst notebook PCs of this age.

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5 Reasons Against

Only One USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port

The Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon is a one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port portable PC.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

Like most of the other portable PCs of this type and age, the ThinkPad X1 Carbon does not have a full-size keyboard.

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Quite Slow Memory Clock Speed

Across all the ultrabooks that have been on the market for around the same time as the ThinkPad X1 Carbon the memory clock speeds range from 1,300MHz to 1,600MHz, and the average memory clock speed is 1,600MHz. When compared to other ultrabooks that were released around the same time as the ThinkPad X1 Carbon that we have assessed, the memory clock speed of the ThinkPad X1 Carbon of only 1,333 megahertz is one of the slowest.

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Only One USB 3.0 Port

The Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon is a one USB 3.0 port notebook PC. Most of the other comparable spec laptops that were released around the same time as the ThinkPad X1 Carbon have between one and three USB 3.0 ports.

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Only One USB 2.0 Port

The Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon is a one USB 2.0 port portable PC.

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5 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when this Lenovo portable PC was released.

Average Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 8 gigabytes, the ThinkPad X1 Carbon has a fairly average internal memory compared to most of the other ultrabooks that were launched around the same time as the ThinkPad X1 Carbon.

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Average Battery Life

The ThinkPad X1 Carbon has a relatively standard battery life (8.2 hours) compared to most of the other laptops of this spec and age.

If this notebook PC battery life is not long enough for you then you might want to look at the Lenovo X1 Carbon (8.6h).

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Average Screen Size

The ThinkPad X1 Carbon has a relatively standard screen size (14 inches) compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and spec.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 256 gigabytes, the ThinkPad X1 Carbon has a relatively standard total storage capacity compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this age and type.

If this laptop total storage capacity is too small for you then you might also want to consider the Lenovo X240 (500GB).

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Camera
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Product Identifiers

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