CES 2017: Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Lineup With Intel Kaby Lake Chip Unveiled

Lenovo updated its ThinkPad X1 lineup which includes X1 Carbon laptop, X1 Yoga 2-in-1, and X1 Tablet ahead of CES 2017. Lenovo ThinkPad X1 devices are now powered by 7th-gen Intel Kaby Lake processors, boasting upgrade in terms of the integrated GPU supporting 4K video processing. All the devices under Lenovo’s ThinkPad X1 are compatible with the high-speed LTE connectivity.


Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga 2-In-1

To begin with, Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga (2017) now offers an upgraded keyboard which is pretty similar to its predecessor and rechargeable pen. It flaunts a 14-inch OLED screen which according to Lenovo maximizes the colour accuracy. It is based batteries offering 1.5 hour backup for the OLED and 16 hours for the non-OLED variants. Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga (2017) 2-in-1 price starts at $1,499 (approximately Rs 1,02,030).

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon, on the other hand, is smaller that weighs merely 2.5 pounds. It now sports a 13-inch IPS display as opposed to 14-inch in the previous model. Under the hood, it packs in a battery which is capable of offering up to 15 hours backup. On the connectivity front, it comes with two Thunderbolt 3 ports, two USB-A ports, and one HDMI port.

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Tablet

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Tablet

In terms of the security, Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon also features an IR camera coupled with face recognition and a fingerprint sensor. Meaning, it supports Windows Hello log-in as well. Available in black and silver colour options, Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon will go on sale starting February this year. Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon (2017) costs starting $1,349 (approximately Rs 91,825).

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At last, Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Tablet comes with built-in projector and battery offering up to 5 hours backup. Lenovo ThinkPad X1 (2017) price starts at $949 (approximately Rs 64,595).

Tanmay Patange

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