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This Lenovo portable PC is one of the newest laptops to be released.
On average portable PCs from Lenovo are rated 79%, which is in the top 56% of all laptop manufacturers that we have analysed.
Has a Front Camera
The Lenovo X1 Carbon has a front camera. Most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that have been available for a similar time to the X1 Carbon also have a front camera.
SSD Storage Medium
The X1 Carbon has a better storage medium than most laptops that came out in the last 12 months. This laptop has an SSD storage medium, whereas most laptops that were released around the same time as it have an HDD storage medium. 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.
This laptop's storage medium (SSD) is actually the best storage medium amongst all comparable spec portable PCs that were launched in the last year.
An HDD storage medium is the worst storage medium across similar types of laptop.
Intel Core I5 Processor Family
The X1 Carbon has an Intel Core i5 processor family which is better than most comparable spec notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to it. Most similar spec portable PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to it have an Intel Core i7 processor family. Across all latest comparable spec portable PCs the processor family ranges from Intel Atom (worst) to Intel Core i7-4xxx (best).
AC Cable Included
This portable PC has an AC cable included, which is typical of many laptops that have been available for around the same time as it.
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L3 Processor Cache
The Lenovo X1 Carbon has a L3 processor cache which is better than the L2 processor cache found on most recently released comparable spec notebook PCs.
A L3 processor cache is actually the best processor cache level across all new laptops.
A L2 processor cache is the worst processor cache level amongst comparable types of notebook PC.
Has a Touch Sensitive Screen
The X1 Carbon has a touch sensitive screen, as do most of the other similar spec laptops that are a comparable age to the X1 Carbon.
64-Bit Operating System Architecture
This laptop has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many comparable spec laptops that are a similar age to it.
Eight Battery Cells
The X1 Carbon is a eight battery cell count laptop.
Very High Front Camera Resolution
With a front camera resolution of 1.3 megapixels, the X1 Carbon has a very high front camera resolution compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that were launched around the same time as the X1 Carbon. The lowest front camera resolution of laptops that are a comparable age to the X1 Carbon is 0.3MP and the highest is 1.3MP.
802.11a WiFi Standard
The Lenovo X1 Carbon has an 802.11a WiFi standard which is better than the 802.11b WiFi standard found on most portable PCs that have been available for a similar time to it. This notebook PC also have 802.11g and 802.11n and 802.11ac WiFi standards. The best Wi-Fi standard of all new comparable spec portable PCs is 802.11n and the worst is IEEE 802.11ac.
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Only 133MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
This portable PC supports 1333 and 1600MHz processor memory clock speeds, which is the most frequently supported processor memory clock speed on laptops that came out in the last year.
Very Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
The Lenovo X1 Carbon has one of the slower on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies (only 1,000 megahertz) amongst similar spec notebook PCs of this age. The on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies of comparable spec portable PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the X1 Carbon range from 1,000MHz to 1,200MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency is 1,100MHz.
Very Small Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
With a maximum internal memory (64-bit) of only 8 gigabytes, the Lenovo X1 Carbon has a quite small maximum internal memory (64-bit) compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that came out in the last 12 months. Similar spec portable PCs that are a comparable age to the X1 Carbon have maximum internal memory (64-bit) of between 8GB and 16GB, and the average maximum internal memory (64-bit) is 14GB.
Only 128 Solid-State Drive Capacity
The X1 Carbon is a 128 gigabytes solid-state drive capacity laptop. Most of the other notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the X1 Carbon have between 128 and 511 solid-state drive capacity.
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Average Battery Life
The X1 Carbon has a relatively standard battery life (9 hours) compared to most of the other laptops that were released around the same time as the X1 Carbon.
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