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Lenovo X1 Carbon 2 Core Intel Core I5-5xxx 2.2GHz 8GB 256GB SSD 14" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-5xxx 2.2GHz 8GB Apr 2016
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Starting at just 2.877 lbs, the new X1 Carbon is the lightest 14" Ultrabook on the planet. And at just 0.70" thin, it's the thinnest ThinkPad ever. The new X1 Carbon now features Samsung PCIe SSD... More
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10 Reasons For

Lenovo Has Good Reviews for Its Portable PCs

Medium processor cores portable PCs manufactured by Lenovo have good ratings on average. We also checked the reviews for all laptops (not just medium processor cores portable PCs) and found that Lenovo also has good ratings across its entire range.

Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that came out around the same time as the X1 Carbon, the X1 Carbon has a front camera.

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SSD Storage Media

The X1 Carbon has an SSD storage media which is better than most new medium processor cores portable PCs. Most medium processor cores portable PCs that were launched around the same time as it have an HDD storage media. 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 portable PC's storage medium (SSD) is actually the best storage medium across all similar spec laptops that were launched around the same time as the X1 Carbon.

An HDD storage media is the worst storage medium amongst similar types of portable PC.

If you would prefer a laptop with a better storage medium then you might also want to look at the Lenovo X1 Carbon (£1,344.00) (SSD).

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Has a Touchscreen

The X1 Carbon has a touchscreen, unlike most of the other new laptops which do not have a touchscreen.

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Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)

The average maximum internal memory (64-bit) of recently released medium processor cores portable PCs is 13GB, and the maximum internal memory (64-bit)s range from 8GB to 16GB. At 16 gigabytes, the Lenovo X1 Carbon has a quite big maximum internal memory (64-bit) compared to most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the X1 Carbon.

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Eight Number of Battery Cellss

Most of the other recently released comparable spec notebook PCs only have between two and seven number of battery cellss, however the X1 Carbon has eight number of battery cellss.

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Quite Bright Display Brightness

The display brightnesss of recently released laptops range from 200 cd/m² to 300 cd/m². The Lenovo X1 Carbon has a quite bright display brightness (300 candellas per square meter) compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the X1 Carbon.

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Fairly Big Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)

The battery capacity (Watt hours)s of notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the X1 Carbon range from 31Wh to 50Wh, and the average battery capacity (Watt hours) is 43Wh. With a battery capacity (Watt hours) of 50 watt-hours, the X1 Carbon has one of the bigger battery capacity (Watt hours)s amongst medium processor cores portable PCs of this age.

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Windows 8 Recovery Operating System

This laptop has a Windows 8 Pro recovery operating system, which is the most frequently found recovery operating system on similar spec laptops that have been available for the last year.

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Very Light

At only 1.3 kilograms, the X1 Carbon is quite light compared to most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that were launched in the last 12 months. The weights of new medium processor cores portable PCs range from 1.2kg to 3kg.

If you don't mind having a heavier weight then you might want to look at the Lenovo X1 Carbon (£1,344.00) (1.3kg).

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4 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The X1 Carbon does not have a full-size keyboard, unlike most of the other latest medium processor cores portable PCs.

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Very Small Total Storage Capacity

The Lenovo X1 Carbon has one of the smaller total storage capacitys (only 256 gigabytes) amongst comparable spec laptops of this age. The total storage capacitys of new comparable spec laptops range from 120GB to 1TB.

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Very Small Maximum Internal Memory

At only 8 gigabytes, the Lenovo X1 Carbon has a quite small maximum internal memory compared to most of the other new medium processor cores portable PCs. The average maximum internal memory of latest comparable spec laptops is 13GB, and the maximum internal memorys range from 4GB to 16GB.

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Very Low Speaker Power

New medium processor cores portable PCs have speaker powers of between 1W and 2.5W. With an speaker power of only 1 Watt, the X1 Carbon has a quite low speaker power compared to most of the other latest medium processor cores portable PCs.

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6 Other reasons to consider the Lenovo X1 Carbon

Released Ten Months Ago

It was ten months ago when this Lenovo notebook PC was released.

Average Processor Frequency

With a processor frequency of 2.2 gigahertz, the X1 Carbon has a relatively average processor frequency compared to most of the other laptops that were released in the last 12 months.

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Average Internal Memory

At 8 gigabytes, the X1 Carbon has a pretty average internal memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs that were released in the last 12 months.

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Intel Core I5 Processor Family

This notebook PC has an Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family, which is typical of many similar spec portable PCs that were released in the last 12 months.

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Average Display Diagonal

The X1 Carbon has a fairly average display diagonal (14 inches) compared to most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the X1 Carbon.

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Average Battery Life (max)

At 5 hours, the X1 Carbon has a pretty average battery life (max) compared to most of the other latest medium processor cores portable PCs.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Market Positioning
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Colour of Product
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Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Motherboard Chipset
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
System Bus Rate
Processor Threads
Processor Boost Frequency
Processor Model
Conflict Free Processor
Processor Lithography
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Configurable TDP-Down
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Slots Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Configurable TDP-Down Frequency
Stepping
PCI Express Configurations
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
ECC Supported by Processor
FSB Parity
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory Form Factor
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
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
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Touchscreen Type
Touch Technology
Contrast Ratio (typical)
Panel Type
Display Brightness
Aspect Ratio
3D
LED Backlight
Display Surface
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Graphics Adapter Open GL Support
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter OpenGL 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
3G Standards
2G 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
HDMI Ports Quantity
LAN/VGA Combo Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Spill Resistant Keyboard
Island-Style 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 HD Graphics
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel® Built-In Visuals Technology
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
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Processor Code
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Embedded Options Available
Intel® Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Intel® OS Guard
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel Smart Response Technology Version
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel® Smart Cache
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) Version
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Intel® Iris Pro Graphics
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Life (max)
Battery Recharge Time
Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)
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Battery Technology
Power
AC Adapter Input Voltage
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AC Adapter Power
Security
Password Protection Type
Password Protection
Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
Fingerprint Reader
Cable Lock Slot Type
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
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Depth
Height (rear)
Width
Packaging Data
Warranty Card
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Manual
Certificates
Wi-Fi Certified
RoHS Compliance
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)

Brochures and Manuals

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lenovo win7, lenovo win10, lenovo win7p, lenovo 20bs00, lenovo win10p, lenovo i56200, lenovo 20bs00a, lenovo p222986, lenovo 20fb002, lenovo p229285, lenovo i56200u, lenovo 20bs006, lenovo p230659, lenovo p230660, lenovo 20fb003, lenovo p233602, lenovo p233599, lenovo p230660p, lenovo 20fb003x, selling 20fb002, lenovo p233602p, lenovo 20bs00a7, lenovo p233599p, lenovo 20bs00ad, lenovo p222986p, lenovo 20fb002u, lenovo p229285p, lenovo 20bs006g, lenovo p230659p, lenovo 20bs00a7u
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Lenovo X1 Carbon vs Lenovo X1 Carbon
Lenovo X1 Carbon
2 core Intel Core i5-5xxx 2.2GHz 4GB 180GB SSD 14"
Lenovo X1 Carbon
2 core Intel Core i5-5xxx 2.2GHz 8GB 256GB SSD 14"
£ 1,344.00
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Longer Battery Life
35g Lighter
1% Thinner
Smaller Internal Memory
Vastly Smaller Maximum Internal Memory
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