Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Now Official, Reviews Posted

Submitted by lalit on May 17, 2011 - 6:30am.

Lenovo officially announced the much leaked ultra thin and light ThinkPad X1 laptop. It is just 0.67-inch thick and weighs 3.7 pounds. It also features a scratch-resistant 13.3-inch Superbright Infinity LCD display with Corning Gorilla Glass, and users have a choice of 2nd Generation Intel Core i3, i5 and i7 processors running at up to 2.5GHz.

The battery on ThinkPad X1 can charge up to 80 percent in 30 minutes and customers can select and optional external battery that doubles battery life from 5 hours to 10 hours. Other features of the laptop include 4GB DDR3 RAM, 320GB 7200RPM hard drive, Intel integrated graphics, spill resistant keyboard and 720p webcam.

Many website have posted reviews of the new ThinkPad X1 and all the reviews have one thing in common “it is the thinnest ThinkPad ever”. CNET’s Scott Stein concluded his review by saying “The Lenovo ThinkPad X1 is the thinnest ThinkPad ever made, and it's a slim, cleanly designed 13-incher worth a look for business travelers--but it's not as thin as a MacBook Air, and its battery life isn't as good, either.” We have added links to 5 best Lenovo ThinkPad X1 reviews below:

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 is available now for a starting price of $1,399. Check out the introductory video Lenovo posted for the new ThinkPad X1, it’s really funny.