Along with the ThinkPad X1 modular tablet, Lenovo also introduced ThinkPad X1 Yoga that has world’s first OLED display, ThinkVision X1 display with a USB type C port, new ThinkPad X1 Carbon with Intel’s Skylake processors, thinner and lighter designand several accessories ahead of CES 2016.
The ThinkPad X1 Yoga is the first convertible device with an optional 14-inch (2560×1440 pixels) Samsung OLED (Organic Light Emitting Diode) display, apart from the standard 14-inch (1920×1080 pixels) IPS LCD display. It also has an active stylus, which docks into the keyboard base and can be charged when docked. It weighs 1.27kg and is 16.7mm thick.
It has a Lift and Lock keyboard with spill-resistant keys and trackpoint that retracts keys in tablet mode. It is powered by up to a Core i7 with vPro Skylake-U series processors, up to 16 GB of memory, up to 1 TB PCIe NVMe SSD, has 3 USB 3.0 ports, OneLine+ for Ethernet, mDP, HDMI, microSD, and optional 4G LTE (Qualcomm Snapdragon X7 LTE modem). It has WiGig wireless docking and Windows Hello compatible touch fingerprint reader.
The new ThinkPad X1 Carbon refresh includes even thinner and lighter body, making it just 1.1kg and 16.5mm thick. It now has 14-inch ( 2560×1440 pixels or 1920×1080 pixels) display, up to Core i7 Skylake processor support with vPro, up to 16 GB of memory and up to 1 TB of PCIe NVMe.
It has optional 4G LTE-A connectivity, OneLink+ port, 3 USB 3.0 ports, mDP, HDMI, microSD and a 52 Wh battery.
Lenovo has also introduced 27-inch (3840×2160 pixels) UHD ThinkVision X1 borderless display, which is just 7.5 mm thick. It has support for single USB-C docking ability, DisplayPort 1.2 with support for UHD at 60 Hz and has TUV Eye-Comfort certification.
Pricing and availability
- ThinkPad X1 Yoga – from $1449 (Rs. 96400 approx.), available starting January, OLED models available starting April
- ThinkPad X1 Carbon – from $1299 (Rs. 86430 approx.), available starting February
- ThinkVision X1 – from $799 (Rs. 53140 approx.), available starting March
- ThinkPad X1 Wireless Touch Mouse – $69.99 (Rs. 4650 approx.), available starting end of January
- ThinkPad X1 In-Ear Headphones – $69.99(Rs. 4650 approx.), available starting January
- ThinkPad X1 Sleeve – $50 (Rs. 3325 approx.), available starting February
- ThinkPad 65W Micro Power Adapter – from $80 (Rs. 5320 approx.), available later in 2016