Hard Headed Lenovo For People On The Move

  • Scratch-resistant screen
  • Spill-resistant keyboard
  • 20 second start up

Lenovo’sThinkPad X1 measures less than 17mm, which means it is smaller than the height of an Australian five cent coin.

Within the ultra-thin form factor are choices of second generation Intel Core i3, i5 and i7 processors, typically offered on Lenovo’s larger 14 and 15-inch laptops. This engineering allows the ThinkPad X1 laptop to double the CPU performance and quadruple the graphics performance of the ThinkPad X30.

Weighing less than 1.7kg, the laptop comes with an interior roll cage and magnesium chassis. The screen uses Corning Gorilla Glass for extra durability, rigidity and scratch resistance. The hardened ThinkPad X1 passes eight military specifications so mobile professionals can work anywhere with confidence.

The ThinkPad X1 laptop debuts Lenovo’s new RapidCharge battery technology that charges up to 80 percent in just 30 minutes. This technology charges two and a half times faster than a typical ThinkPad battery, giving users more freedom to work on-the-go, faster. RapidCharge combines fast charge cells with a 1,000 cycle battery designed to last three years3. Users can also opt to purchase a RapidCharge external slice battery for the ThinkPad X1 laptop to double their battery life to 10 hours.

Lenovo has modernised the keyboard’s appearance while simultaneously retaining the touch, feel and function of the ThinkPad keyboard. The design eliminates some legacy keys, like SysRq, while keeping functionality including dedicated multimedia and voice calling controls. For working in low light, users can turn on the keyboard’s backlight, available for the first time on an enterprise-class ThinkPad laptop. Additionally the keyboard features spill resistance.

It comes with a Dolby Home Theater v4 sound and its superbright (350 NIT) high-definition display. Whether listening through headphones, built-in speakers or a connected home theatre, users will experience a captivating entertainment experience. Also, with the laptop’s HDMI port and Intel Wireless Display technology, the laptop can connect and stream 1080p wirelessly to a TV or projector.

Using its optional mobile broadband, 720p camera, high-definition microphones and advanced calling modes, the ThinkPad X1 laptop delivers clear video calls. It also offers robust layers of security with Intel vPro technology, encrypted hard drives with remote management support and a fingerprint reader with one touch swipe for power on and authentication.=

It comes with Lenovo Enhanced Experience 2.0 for Windows 7, a certification for Lenovo products that allows users to start their laptop on average 20 seconds faster than a typical Windows 7 computer. The ThinkPad X1 is equipped with Instant Resume so users can keep their wireless connection active, whether it’s WiFi or mobile broadband, when closing their laptop and when the laptop goes into sleep mode.