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Lenovo X240 2 Core Intel Core I5-4xxx 1.6GHz 8GB 180GB SSD 12.5" Laptop

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The ThinkPad X240 is the thinnest and lightest ThinkPad laptop we offer. Weighing in at less than 3 lbs and measuring 0.8 inches at its thickest point, the X240 is ultraportable without... More
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14 Reasons For

Good Brand

Lenovo is one of the better rated portable PC manufacturers according to average user and expert reviews, and Lenovo also has good ratings for its ultrabooks.

1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution of the Lenovo X240 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than the most common display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution is actually the best display resolution across all notebook PCs of this age and type.

The worst display resolution amongst comparable types of portable PC is 1366 x 768 pixels.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

Unlike most of the other laptops of this type and age which do not have a full-size keyboard, the Lenovo X240 has a full-size keyboard.

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Has a Front Camera

The Lenovo X240 has a front camera. Most of the other laptops of this spec and age also have a front camera.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Lenovo X240 supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago. This notebook PC supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most laptops that have been around for around the same time as it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. This laptop also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

A 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all ultrabooks that have been around for a comparable time to the X240.

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

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SSD Storage Medium

This laptop has an SSD storage medium, which is typical of many portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to it. 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.

Notebook PCs with a better storage medium that might also be worth considering include the DELL XPS 13 (SSD).

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Intel Core I5 Processor Family

This portable PC has an Intel Core i5-4xxx processor family, which is the most frequently found processor family on portable PCs of this age and spec.

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L3 Processor Cache

This laptop has a L3 processor cache, which is typical of many laptops of a comparable age and type to it.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This portable PC has an 802.11a|802.11ac|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is the most commonly found WiFi standard on portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as it.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This notebook PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many ultrabooks that have been available for a comparable time to it.

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Very Bright Display Brightness

When compared to other laptops that have been available for a similar time to the X240, the Lenovo X240's display brightness of 400 candellas per square meter is one of the brightest. The dimmest display brightness of ultrabooks that came out around the same time as the X240 is 200 cd/m², the brightest is 500 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 280 cd/m².

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AC Cable Included

This notebook PC has an AC cable included, which is the most commonly found cable included on portable PCs of this age and spec.

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Light

The weights of comparable spec notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years range from 870g to 3.3kg, and the average weight is 1.6kg. The Lenovo X240 is fairly light (only 1.4 kilograms) compared to most of the other laptops of this age and spec.

If you would consider a notebook PC with a heavier weight then you might want to look at the DELL Latitude 12 E7240 (1.4kg), or the Lenovo X240 (1.4kg).

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Narrow

The width of the Lenovo X240 of only 305.3 millimeters is one of the narrowest amongst similar spec laptops that were launched more than two years ago. Across all the ultrabooks that were launched around the same time as the X240 the widths range from 280mm to 420mm, and the average width is 330mm.

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11 Reasons Against

Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

With an on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of only 1,000 megahertz, the Lenovo X240 has a quite slow on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that have been on the market for more than two years. The slowest on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to the X240 is 800MHz, the fastest is 1,300MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency is 1,100MHz.

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Very Small Total Storage Capacity

With a total storage capacity of only 180 gigabytes, the Lenovo X240 has a quite small total storage capacity compared to most of the other laptops that are a comparable age to the X240. The total storage capacity of ultrabooks that were released more than two years ago range from 64GB to 1.1TB.

If you are looking for a bigger total storage capacity then you might also want to consider the Asus UX301LA-C4005P (256GB).

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Very Small Screen Size

The average screen size of portable PCs of a similar type and age to the X240 is 14". With a screen size of only 12.5 inches, the Lenovo X240 has one of the smaller screen sizes amongst ultrabooks of this age.

If this portable PC screen size is not big enough for you then you might also want to look at the DELL 13 (13.3"), or the Asus UX301LA-C4005P (13.3").

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Quite Slow Processor Clock Speed

The Lenovo X240 has a fairly slow processor clock speed (only 1.6 gigahertz) compared to most of the other notebook PCs that are a similar age to the X240. The processor clock speeds of ultrabooks that were released more than two years ago range from 1GHz to 2.9GHz, and the average processor clock speed is 1.8GHz.

If this notebook PC processor clock speed is too slow for you then you might want to consider the DELL 13 (1.7GHz).

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

The Lenovo X240 does not have a touch sensitive screen. Most of the other ultrabooks that have been around for a similar time to the X240 also do not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Quite Small Battery Capacity

The smallest battery capacity of notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to the X240 is 23Wh and the biggest is 72Wh. The Lenovo X240 has one of the smallest battery capacities (only 23.2 watt-hours) amongst similar spec laptops of this age.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This portable PC Ethernet LAN data rate, which is the most frequently found Ethernet LAN data rate on ultrabooks that have been available for around the same time as it.

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Only Three Battery Cells

The Lenovo X240 is a three battery cell count portable PC. Most of the other similar spec portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the X240 have between two and seven battery cells.

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Quite Slow Maximum Turbo Frequency

The slowest maximum turbo frequency of portable PCs of this age and type is 1.3GHz, the fastest is 3.6GHz, and the average maximum turbo frequency is 2.9GHz. At only 2.6 gigahertz, the Lenovo X240 has a quite slow maximum turbo frequency compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this spec and age.

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Very Small Maximum Internal Memory

The Lenovo X240 has a quite small maximum internal memory (only 16,384 megabytes) compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that have been around for more than two years. The average maximum internal memory of similar spec portable PCs that were released more than two years ago is 22GB.

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Quite Small L3 Cache

The Lenovo X240 has one of the smaller L3 caches (only 3 megabytes) amongst ultrabooks of this age. Across all the laptops of this age and spec the L3 caches range from 2MB to 6MB.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo X240

Released Over Two Years Ago

Lenovo released the X240 over two years ago.

Average Internal Memory

The Lenovo X240 has a fairly typical internal memory (8 gigabytes) compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that are a similar age to the X240.

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Average Battery Life

With a battery life of 8.7 hours, the Lenovo X240 has a pretty average battery life compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and type.

If you want a portable PC with a longer battery life then you might want to look at the Lenovo X1 Carbon (9h).

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Market Positioning
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Product Type
Docking Station
Docking Station Included
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
L3 Cache
Processor Threads
Processor Boost Frequency
Processor Model
Conflict Free Processor
Processor Lithography
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Slots Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
PCI Express Configurations
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
ECC Supported by Processor
FSB Parity
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory Form Factor
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slots
Memory Layout (slots X Size)
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Solid-State Drive Interface
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Number of SSDs Installed
Hard Drive Size
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Contrast Ratio (typical)
Panel Type
Display Brightness
Aspect Ratio
LED Backlight
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter Family
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LightScribe
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Speaker Power
Number of Built-In Speakers
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera
Networking
4G
4G Standard
WWAN
3G Standards
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
3G
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
Mini DisplayPorts Quantity
USB Sleep-and-Charge Ports
USB Sleep-and-Charge
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
DVI Port
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Number of SATA III Connectors
Total Number of SATA Connectors
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Spill Resistant Keyboard
Keyboard Backlit
Numeric Keypad
Windows Keys
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Recovery Operating System
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® Rapid Start Technology
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® Smart Response Technology
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (Intel® MST)
Intel® Active Management Technology (Intel® AMT)
Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio)
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel® Insider™
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Supported Instruction Sets
Processor Code
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Intel TSX-NI
Embedded Options Available
Intel® Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Smart Connect Technology Version
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Life (max)
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Power
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Power
Security
Password Protection Type
Password Protection
Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
Fingerprint Reader
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Manual
Quick Start Guide
Operational Conditions
Operating Altitude
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Certificates
RoHS Compliance
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
64-Bit Computing
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)

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Expert Reviews

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30 January 2014

The latest-generation ThinkPad X240 delivers the features and durability you'd expect, along with astonishing battery life. A few design choices won't be to everyone's liking, but on balance this...

Computershopper.com

25 January 2014

For me, that price is too steep when competitors like the MacBook Air offer all-day endurance in a larger, lighter frame. The ThinkPad X240 is inarguably an impressive display of what's possible...

23 January 2014

The Lenovo ThinkPad X240 is a powerful business laptop sporting a Core i5 Haswell CPU, a speedy solid-state drive, and a 12.5-inch IPS touch-screen display. You'll pay top dollar for this...

PC Mag

18 December 2013

There's a lot to like about the X240?especially if Lenovo delivers on the optional 1080p IPS panel in the near future. The company has tweaked a few things here and there, mostly for the better...

Digitaltrends.com

9 December 2013

The all-new Lenovo ThinkPad X240 is a lightweight business-oriented laptop that delivers extremely long battery life, decent performance and a touch screen display. For business-use, the design is... Read more…

2 December 2013

The Lenovo ThinkPad X240 delivers amazing battery life, powerful performance and a durable design, making it the best business ultraportable yet.

Laptopmag.com

30 November 2013

The Lenovo ThinkPad X240 is a small, robust, and all-around solid laptop that offers everything you need in a small system without being boisterous or in your face about it. The feel of the laptop...

1 February 2014

Desde que IBM dejó partir a Lenovo , éste ha conseguido desarrollar una exitosa carrera para el portátil ThinkPad, manteniéndolo con vida después de muchos años y bien conceptuado por la... Read more…

24 January 2014

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