10-point multitouch screen improves accuracy, making touch-browsing and selecting more responsive and precise. Give a multimedia presentation on the X1 Carbon without even touching the keyboard!...
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On average Lenovo notebook PCs are rated 79%, which is in the top 56% of all portable PC brands that we have assessed.
Has a Front Camera
Like most of the other portable PCs that are a comparable age to the X1 Carbon, the X1 Carbon has a front camera.
1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The Lenovo X1 Carbon supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most ultrabooks that have been around for around the same time as it. This notebook PC supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most ultrabooks that came out around the same time as it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed.
A 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across all ultrabooks that are a similar age to the X1 Carbon.
Across comparable types of laptop the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor is 133MHz.
Quite Big Internal Memory
The average internal memory of portable PCs that were released more than two years ago is 5.8GB, and the internal memory range from 4GB to 16GB. At 8 gigabytes, the Lenovo X1 Carbon has a quite big internal memory compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable spec and age to the X1 Carbon.
SSD Storage Medium
This portable PC has an SSD storage medium, which is the most commonly found storage medium on comparable spec portable PCs that have been on the market for a similar time 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.
Intel Core I5 Processor Family
This laptop has an Intel Core i5-4xxx processor family, which is the most commonly found processor family on laptops of a similar age and type to it.
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Quite Big Screen Size
Across all the notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the X1 Carbon the screen sizes range from 11" to 16", and the average screen size is 14". The X1 Carbon has one of the bigger screen sizes (14 inches) amongst ultrabooks of this age.
L3 Processor Cache
This laptop has a L3 processor cache, which is typical of many laptops of a comparable type and age to it.
Has a Touch Sensitive Screen
The Lenovo X1 Carbon has a touch sensitive screen. Most of the other similar spec laptops that came out more than two years ago do not have a touch sensitive screen.
802.11g WiFi Standard
This portable PC has an 802.11a|802.11ac|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many ultrabooks that have been around for a similar time to it.
Gold EPEAT Compliance
This portable PC has a Gold EPEAT compliance, which is typical of many portable PCs of this age and type.
The X1 Carbon is one of the lighter notebook PCs of this age and type (only 1.3 kilograms) amongst ultrabooks of this age. Across all the ultrabooks that have been available for a comparable time to the X1 Carbon the weights range from 870g to 2.6kg.
700:1 Typical Contrast Ratio
This portable PC has a 700:1 typical contrast ratio, which is typical of many similar spec laptops that have been available for a comparable time to it.
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Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
At only 1,000 megahertz, the X1 Carbon has a fairly slow on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to the X1 Carbon. The on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies of ultrabooks that were released more than two years ago range from 800MHz to 1,300MHz.
Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard
Like most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to the X1 Carbon, the Lenovo X1 Carbon does not have a full-size keyboard.
Quite Slow Processor Clock Speed
The processor clock speeds of ultrabooks that are a comparable age to the X1 Carbon range from 1GHz to 2.9GHz, and the average processor clock speed is 1.8GHz. At only 1.6 gigahertz, the Lenovo X1 Carbon has a quite slow processor clock speed compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the X1 Carbon.
Quite Slow Maximum Turbo Frequency
The slowest maximum turbo frequency of ultrabooks that have been available for around the same time as the X1 Carbon is 1.3GHz, the fastest is 3.6GHz, and the average maximum turbo frequency is 2.9GHz. The X1 Carbon has a quite slow maximum turbo frequency (only 2.6 gigahertz) compared to most of the other portable PCs that were released around the same time as the X1 Carbon.
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Released Over Two Years Ago
This ultrabook was released over two years ago.
Average Battery Life
At 8.6 hours, the Lenovo X1 Carbon has a fairly average battery life compared to most of the other ultrabooks that were launched around the same time as the X1 Carbon.
Average Total Storage Capacity
The Lenovo X1 Carbon has a pretty standard total storage capacity (180 gigabytes) compared to most of the other notebook PCs that are a similar age to the X1 Carbon.
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